In T20 format, youngsters are often given opportunities instead of aged players. Everything happens fast in this short format of cricket. But age is not the only way to measure a player’s skill. living example of this Pakistan Super League (PSL) by a 42-year-old friend of MS Dhoni. This bowler did not allow the batsman to score in 18 balls out of 24 balls he bowled in a match.
Imran Tahir is making a splash in PSL
Actually, we are talking about South African spin bowler Imran Tahir. This veteran player is part of the Multan Sultans team in the Pakistan Super League. On 20 February, a match between Islamabad United and Multan Sultans was being played in this T20 league. In this match, Imran Tahir surprised everyone with his performance by putting 18 dot balls in his over.
The 42-year-old played for Multan Sultans in the Pakistan Super League on February 20. Imran Tahir (Imran Tahir) troubled the opposition team Islamabad United a lot. Batting first in this match, Islamabad United could only manage 107 runs for the loss of 7 wickets. Tahir played an important role in stopping United on such a low score. He also took 2 wickets in his quota of 4 overs with 18 dot balls.
Second highest wicket taker in PSL 2022
After this, the batsmen of the Multan Sultans team, chasing the target of 108 runs, started attacking the Islamabad United bowlers from the very beginning. He achieved the target and won the match with 16 balls at the loss of 4 wickets. But the biggest hero of his victory has been Imran Tahir, who bowled brilliantly.
Imran Tahir has bowled amazingly in the Pakistan Super League. This season he has played 10 matches in this league and in every match he has taken important wickets for his team. With 16 wickets in 10 matches, Tahir remains the second highest wicket-taker after Shadab Khan.
Unsold in IPL auction
But you will be surprised to know that Imran Tahir went unsold in IPL 2022 mega auction. He played his last season with Chennai Super Kings. Although he got to play only one match in the last season. But so far in his IPL career, Tahir has taken 82 wickets in 59 matches with an impressive economy rate of 7.76. In such a situation, the main reason for his being unsold in the IPL 2022 auction could be his 20 million base price.