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  • S African cricketer Imran Tahir allegedly humiliated by Pakistani consulate in Birmingham

    South African cricketer and World XI squad member Imran Tahir ? who is due to play the Independence Cup series in Lahore this month ? accused the Pakistani consulate in Birmingham of "humiliating" him and his family when they attempted to apply for a visa to travel here...

    "Me and my family were humiliated and expelled from the Pak High Commission earlier today when I went to get a visa to play the World XI in Pakistan," he tweeted on...

  • Qadir helped me develop as a bowler: Imran Tahir

    KARACHI: South Africa’s Pakistan-born leg-spinner Imran Tahir says he owes recent improvement in his bowling to Pakistan’s spinning legend Abdul Qadir whose guidance has proved invaluable in his career...

    Imran, who took a bagful of wickets for South Africa in recent international games due to his improved repertoire that includes googlies, flippers and leg-breaks, said he owed it mainly to Qadir’s genius...

  • Shiv Sena episode: Imran Tahir advised to stay indoors

    Pakistan-born South African cricketer Imran Tahir has been confined to his team hotel in Mumbai, Wisden India reported...

    Tahir’s Pakistan connection has reportedly forced the South African team management to avoid taking any risks as atmosphere in Indian state of Maharashtra remains unsafe for Pakistani nationals...

  • Imran Tahir becomes second ranked ODI bowler

    KARACHI: South Africa has benefitted the most following its 2-1 success over New Zealand in the just-concluded series as it has claimed third position on the ICC ODI rankings, while its wrist-spinner Imran Tahir has returned into the top three of the ICC player rankings for ODI bowlers...

    Imran Tahir, who started the series in fifth spot, has returned to the top three in second place after rising three places following his five...

  • ICC reprimands Imran Tahir for displaying Junaid Jamshed picture

    The International Cricket Council (ICC) has reprimanded South Africa's spinner of Pakistani origin Imran Tahir for lifting his shirt and revealing an undershirt with the picture of Junaid Jamshed...

    The Pakistan-born leg-spinner Imran Tahir celebrated his wicket against Sri Lanka by paying tribute to singer-turned-evangelist Junaid Jamshed, who died in a plane crash last month...

  • Imran Tahir pays tribute to Junaid Jamshed during match celebration

    South Africa’s Pakistan-born leg-spinner Imran Tahir celebrated his wicket against Sri Lanka on Sunday by paying tribute to singer-turned-evangelist Junaid Jamshed, who died in a plane crash last month...

    One of the world's top spinners, Lahore-born Tahir has played more than 100 times for the Proteas since making his international debut in 2011, after becoming a South African citizen through marriage...

  • What makes Imran Tahir the king he is

    AFTER having played only three Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches, Imran Tahir already has the best average and strike rate for a leg-spinner to have bowled more than 10 overs in the history of the T20 league...

    Donning Multan Sultans’ colours in the third PSL, Imran has taken seven wickets at 11...

  • Pakistan can still finish second from group: Tahir Zaman

    LAHORE: Ex-Pakistan coach Olympian Tahir Zaman has said even Pakistan’s 2-2 drawn game against India in the World Hockey League semi-final in Antwerp, Belgium on Friday is beneficial for the green-shirts as it will keep their hopes of ending the group at second place alive...

    “Pakistan could have won the match had it played an attacking game, which in fact India played...

  • Wallace, Tahir called up for Pakistan T20s

    EDINBURGH: Craig Wallace and Hamza Tahir have been called up to Scotland’s squad for next week’s T20 internationals with Pakistan at the Grange...

    However, Michael Jones and Preston Mommsen will sit out the matches against Pakistan on June 12 and 13...

  • Three held in Tahir Plaza arson case

    KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers, Sindh, on Monday claimed to have arrested three men allegedly involved in the 2008 Tahir Plaza inferno case in which six people, including a lawyer, were burnt to death...

    “Rangers while carrying out action against criminals in the metropolis arrested three suspects allegedly involved in the Tahir Plaza tragedy case,” said a spokesperson for the Rangers...

  • MQM’s Tahir Mashhadi, PPP’s Sassui Palijo named ‘best performing senators’

    ISLAMABAD: A performance assessment of 102 senators by the Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (Pildat) shows that MQM Senator retired Col Tahir Hussein Mashhadi has achieved a score of 95pc and has secured the first place with regards to performance...

    The methodology and framework for assessing the performance of 102 senators was indigenously developed...

  • Tahir Ahmed heads Sindh squash body

    KARACHI: Tahir Ahmed became the new president of the Sindh Squash Association (SSA) in the quadrennial elections held at the Roshan Khan-Jahangir Khan squash complex on Sunday...

    He succeeded Tahir Jamil Khanzada who has become senior vice-president...

  • Tahir clinches badminton title

    PESHAWAR: Tahir Khan clinched the Youm-e-Shuhada-e-Police Badminton Championship trophy at the Wadood Indoor Hall of the Peshawar Sports Complex on Friday...

    In the men’s singles final, Tahir defeated Haroon Khan 21-17, 19-21 and 21-18...

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