CSK vs DC in IPL 2021: Imran Tahir is the senior-most player in the Indian Premier League. His energy and ever-learning mindset make him one of the favourites of the Chennai Super Kings (CSK) loyalists. Also, his famous celebration, where he runs a full lap after taking a wicket, has endeared him to the CSK fans. He is known by the name of ‘Parasakthi Express’. On Friday, ahead of the CSK vs DC campaign opener, Chennai shared a video of Tahir speaking about his excitement for returning to IPL. But what actually became the centre of attraction was his new hairdo.
— Chennai Super Kings (@ChennaiIPL) April 9, 2021
Chennai fans went gaga over his “lion” hairstyle and came in numbers to express their excitement to see the veteran spinner back in yellow jersey.
His hairstyle 🔥💛
— VaishnaviRaina♡❥❥ (@Vaishu_Raina3) April 9, 2021
— 🇮🇳DIPTI MSDIAN™ (@DhonisAdorer) April 9, 2021
— SINTU SINGH TOMAR (@sintu94) April 9, 2021
Imran Tahir Test Record
Imran Tahir has only played 29 Tests for Proteas in which he picked 57 wickets.
Imran Tahir ODI Record
Tahir has played 107 ODIs for South Africa. He returned with 173 wickets in the 50-over format which includes three five-wicket hauls.
Imran Tahir T20 Record
In T20Is, Tahir scalped 63 wickets in 38 T20Is for the Proteas. He also took two five-fers in the shortest version of the game.
Imran Tahir IPL Record
The 42-year-old has picked 80 wickets in 58 IPL matches, emerging as the key players for the Yellow Army. He won the Purple cap by bagging most wickets in IPL 2019.
Imran Tahir IPL salary
Rs 7.5 crore
IPL 2021- Rs 1 crore
Test debut: vs Australia at Newlands [Nov 09, 2011]
ODI debut: vs West Indies at Arun Jaitley Stadium [Feb 24, 2011]
T20 debut: vs Sri Lanka at R.Premadasa Stadium [Aug 02, 2013]
IPL debut: vs Sunrisers Hyderabad at Arun Jaitley Stadium [May 10, 2014]