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Sohail Tanvir

Pakistan|Bowler
Sohail Tanvir
INTL CAREER: 2007 - 2017
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Full Name

Sohail Tanvir

Born

December 12, 1984, Rawalpindi, Punjab

Age

37y 161d

Batting Style

Left hand Bat

Bowling Style

Left arm Medium fast

Playing Role

Bowler

TEAMS

Rawalpindi-born allrounder Sohail Tanvir made his first-class debut against Peshawar in October 2004 and impressed in his second match, against Multan, in which he scored an unbeaten 97 and took three wickets.

He represented Pakistan Academy on their tour of Bangladesh in 2007 and his fine all-round performance on that tour and against Australia A in the ODI series at home prompted the selectors to name him as Shoaib Akhtar's replacement in the inaugural ICC World Twenty20.

Although not picked for the Test team, Tanvir was picked for the ODI series against South Africa. He also went on to record a stunning 6 for 14 for Rajasthan Royals in the inaugural IPL - then the best figures in a T20, before they were bettered by Arul Suppiah in 2011. However, a recurring knee injury, for which he required surgery, meant he was not a regular inclusion in Pakistan's squads.

With the advent of global T20 leagues, Tanvir's disguised pace variations and the illusion of wrong-footed action made him a sought-after purchase around the world. Although he represented Pakistan in all editions of the World T20, save the 2016 tournament, his inconsistency led to his axing from the national squads.

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Career Averages
Bowling
FormatMatInnsBallsRunsWktsBBIBBMAveEconSR4w5w10w
Test2450431653/833/10963.203.76100.8000
ODI626029492566715/485/4836.145.2241.5310
T20I575712141454543/123/1226.927.1822.4000
FC741397074483108/5424.023.1945.011193
List A138136690659552057/347/3429.045.1733.6850
T20377370796299463806/146/1426.177.4920.9720
Batting & Fielding
FormatMatInnsNORunsHSAveBFSR100s50s4s6sCtSt
Test23017135.664438.63004020
ODI6240113995913.7545887.1101446150
T20I572581964111.52164119.510016970
FC7411911310016328.70514400
List A138981814799318.48161191.800313037330
T2037723780246560*15.702089117.9902179110680
Sohail Tanvir
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Recent Matches - Player
MatchBatBowlDateGroundFormat
Gladiators vs Sultans50/5218-Feb-2022LahoreT20
Gladiators vs Zalmi20/5015-Feb-2022LahoreT20
Gladiators vs Qalandars7*0/3013-Feb-2022LahoreT20
Gladiators vs United00/4303-Feb-2022KarachiT20
Gladiators vs Sultans130/3631-Jan-2022KarachiT20
Videos
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Ben Cutting and Sohail Tanvir exchanged words
Usman Qadir, Imran Tahir and Sohail Tanvir soak in Multan Sultans' title win
Sohail Tanvir appeals
Sohail Tanvir bowled a tight spell for St Kitts & Nevis Patriots
Sohail Tanvir in his delivery stride
An in-form Sohail Tanvir had plenty of reasons to celebrate