Imran Tahir Biography, Wiki, Lifestyle, Family, Records, Salary, Networth, Facts & More

Mohammad Imran Tahir is a Pakistani-born South African cricketer. A Spin bowler and a right-handed batsman. Imran plays for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League (IPL) since 2018.

Imran Tahir Biography, Lifestyle, Wiki, Records, Net Worth, Income, Salary, House, Cars, Favorites, Affairs, Awards, Family & Facts


Full Name

Mohammad Imran Tahir


South African Cricketer (Bowler)


Right Handed


Right Arm Medium


Not Known

Jersey Number

  • #99 South Africa International Cricket Team
  • #99 Titans Domestic Cricket Team
  • #99 Chennai Super Kings (IPL)


  • National Team South Africa International Cricket Team
  • Domestic Team Titans Domestic Cricket Team
  • IPL 2020 Team – Chennai Super Kings (IPL)

Personal Life

Date of Birth / Birthplace

Imran Tahir was born on 27 March 1979 in Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan.


He is currently 42 years old (as in 2021).

Sun Sign







Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan


  • School –  
    • Not Known
  • College –
    • Not Known
  • Educational Qualification –
    • Not Known

Physical Statistics And More

Height (approx.)

  • In feet – 5 feet 9 inches
  • In centimeters – 175 cm
  • In meters – 1.75 m

Weight (approx.)

  • In Kilograms – 69 kg
  • In Pounds – 152 lbs

Body Measurements (approx.)

  • Chest: 38 Inches
  • Waist: 32 Inches
  • Biceps: 13 inches

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Family & Relationship

Parents & Siblings

  • Father –Ramzan Tahir
  • Mother – Atiya Tahir
  • Siblings – 2 (Brother)

Girlfriend & Spouse

  • Imran Tahir dated –
    • Sumayya Dildar

Marital Status


  • Wife – Sumayya Dildar
Imran Tahir With His Wife Sumayya Dildar
  • Children’s –
    • Son -Gibran
Imran Tahir With His Son Gibran



ODI Debut

24 February 2011 vs West Indies in Delhi

Test Debut

9 November 2011 vs Australia in Cape Town

T20 Debut

2 August 2013 vs Sri Lanka in Colombo

IPL Debut

Imran made his IPL debut for Delhi Daredevils. Delhi Buy him in Rs 1 crore in the auctions of IPL 2014.


One day Internationals

  • Imran is the spinner with the most wickets in the ICC World Cup for South Africa, with 39 wickets.
  • Imran was the first South African bowler to take seven wickets in an ODI.
  • Imran reached 100 ODI wickets in 58 matches, the quickest such feat for South African bowlers.
  • Most economical ten over spells by a spinner from South Africa 10–0–14–2 against New Zealand on 4 March 2017.
  • Imran was the first South African and fourth overall to take 4 wickets in an innings in all three ICC events (World Cup, Champions Trophy, and World T20).

Twenty20 Internationals

  • T20 Cricketer of the Year for South Africa 2013
  • Imran has taken the most wickets by a spinner for South Africa and currently sits on 61 wickets.
  • Imran has the best bowling figures for any spinner in Twenty20 International cricket for South Africa with 5/24 against New Zealand.


  • T20 cricketer of the Year by Cricket South Africa in 2017

Imran Tahir Salary And Net worth

Salary –

Retainer Fee: Not Known 
Test Fee: Not Known 
ODI Fee: Not Known
T20 Fee: Not Known
IPL 13: Rs. 1 crore

Imran Tahir has an estimated total Networth of Rs 15 Crores ($2 million) in 2021, and His main source of income is Brand Endorsements and playing cricket.

Imran Tahir Cars And Bikes Collection

Imran Tahir has a lot of luxury Cars collection including :

  1. Audi
  2. BMW

Some Lesser Known Facts About Imran Tahir

• Imran was born in Lahore, Pakistan and also learned playing cricket in Pakistan

• To help his family financially, Imran started working at the mall Pace Shopping Mall in Lahore at the age of 16 as a salesman.

• His life began to take a turn with his selection during the trial to represent the Pakistan Under-19 cricket team, which eventually led to Pakistan A on a few rounds.

• Tahir eventually moved to South Africa, where he played domestic cricket for nearly five years and lived hand-to-mouth for the first two years.

• In 2014, Delhi Daredevils selected Tahir for the season as a replacement for Nathan Coulter-Nile.

• He has been known to run with his arms after every wicket, even if it is after review.

• Despite the fact that neither team bought him in the IPL auction 2017, he got a chance to play for the Rising Pune Supergiants in place of injured Mitchell Marsh.