Muslim Players In South African Cricket Team

South African Cricket team is considered one of the best Cricket team in the world which has performed really well over the year. There are several Muslim Players as well that plays In South Africa National Cricket Team.

Here are details of these Muslim Players:

Hashim Amla
Wayne Parnell
Imran Tahir

1 Hashim Amla

Hashim Amla is considered among top Batsmen In the International Live Cricket. He is a right handed Batsman who plays as opener. Originally parents of Amla belongs to Gujrat India but he was born in South Africa. so far he has played  71 tests and 80 ODI matches for SA and in both formats his average is above 50. Amla is a practical Muslim. He has grown beard and he prays five time a day. His wife also wears Hijab. Amla also refused to wear a Shirt of South African team with Wine tag and he pays fine for this regularly. He also refused to play In Indian Premier league due to vulgarity.

Wayne Parnell

Wayne Parnell is another outstanding Muslim South African cricketer. He is a converted Muslim who was christian before. He accepted Islam In January 2011 after doing research on Islam. Parnell is considered a alll rounder who performs well with both bowl and bat. he has got 46 wickets in 30 ODIs

3 Imran Tahir

the third name In the list is of Imran Tahir who is considered a super leg break bowler and he has given some great performances with the ball while playing for SA. Tahir is orignally from Pakistan and was born in Lahore but later on he shifted to SA. In 12 test matches he has taken 34 wickets so far.
Next Post »