As of February 2014[update] Zaheer Khan is ranked 22 in the ICC Player Rankings for Test bowlers. At the age of 38, he is the oldest player to achieve this feat. Bhuvneshwar Kumar is next in the list with six wickets in IPL 2016 whereas Zaheer Khan had five first-over wickets to his name in IPL 2012. “Going into this December’s auctions for the 2020 edition, Mumbai Indians now have the option of filling up slots for 5 domestic and 2 foreign players during the day-long event in Kolkata,” MI had said in a statement. Published Date: November 18, 2019 1:12 PM IST. [31][32][33] It offers scientifically designed programs and treatment while conducting workshops and sessions for corporates and schools to spread awareness of physical fitness. Zaheer Khan responds to Virat Kohli’s “there is no proper communication in Rohit’s case” statement. Despite having the likes of Jasprit Bumrah, Lasith Malinga and Trent Bout in their ranks – Zaheer Khan, Director of Cricket Operations at Mumbai Indians feels the defending champions need some more strength in their bowling department. IPL 2020 in UAE: Mumbai Indians' Director of Cricket Operations Zaheer Khan gave the fans a tour to MI's team room in Abu Dhabi ahead of the upcoming season of Indian Premier League. He is also the fourth highest wicket-taker in ODIs for India with 282 scalps behind Anil Kumble (337), Javagal Srinath (315) and Ajit Agarkar (288). Zaheer Khan (born 8 October 1978) is an Indian former cricketer who played all forms of the game for the Indian national team from 2000 till 2014. Up Next. Mumbai: Former left-arm pacer Zaheer Khan believes bowlers will decide the fate of this summer's India-Australia contest as both the teams boast of some of the world's finest bowlers in their squads.. He also played in the local Revenue Colony Cricket Club (RCC) in Shrirampur after which he started his career in Pune. Ali Khan. [24] This record was broken by Tino Best of the West Indies in 2012. With defending champions Mumbai Indians taking on Kolkata Knight Riders at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium on Friday, a surprise face in the gallery was that of legend Sachin Tendulkar’s son Arjun Tendulkar. After missing the second Test he returned for the third, but was injured midway through the match and was forced to return home. Also Read - IND vs AUS 1st Test 2020: Ajinkya Rahane Not Concerned About Leadership Role, Says Right Now, Virat Kohli is Our Captain. He is tied with Srinath in sixth but Srinath has played 34 games as opposed to Zaheer's 23. Taking to social media, Indian Premier League (IPL) franchise Mumbai Indians (MI) has wished Zaheer and Sagarika on their three year wedding anniversary. Zaheer Khan was a great left-arm fast-medium pacer with some great bowling tactics. He played in competitions such as the Kanga Cricket League, Comrade Shield and the Purshottam Shield with the team. Mumbai Indians have retained their core team including veteran Sri Lankan pacer Lasith while releasing 12 players. IPL 2020: Will Hardik Pandya bowl this season for Mumbai Indians? Zaheer Khan. Over the period of time, Pandya has mastered the art of pushing bowlers under pressure at any point of the game. Mumbai Indians Retained players: Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Jasprit Bumrah, Krunal Pandya, Ishan Kishan, Surya Kumar Yadav, Rahul Chahar, Anmolpreet Singh, Jayant Yadav, Aditya Tare, Anukul Roy, Dhawal Kulkarni (Traded in), Quinton de Kock, Kieron Pollard, Sherfane Rutherford (Traded in), Lasith Malinga, Mitchell McClenaghan, Trent Boult (Traded in). He used that ball for great effect. IND vs AUS 2nd ODI Preview: India aim to fight back, Australia look to clinch series win "The whole 2011 World Cup, I was looking forward to it, especially playing in front of the home crowd - even if it added that extra bit of pressure. The 26-year-old Hardik, who underwent a back surgery in London in November last year and returned to cricket in March, did not bowl for Mumbai Indians in the first two IPL games. The Board of Control for Cricket in India demoted Zaheer from a B-grade to a C-grade contract at the end of the year. » Teams » India. Current Issue The players of all eight IPL franchises are currently in quarantine ahead of IPL 2020 Mumbai Indians Director of Cricket Operations, Zaheer Khan held a Q&A session on Twitter Mumbai Indians posted a query and got a hilarious response from Zaheer Khan IPL 2020: MI Bowling Coach Zaheer Khan Feels Bowlers Will Find it Tough to Adjust in Post COVID-19 World | Get the latest cricket coverage and updates on India.com cricket news Even though I had perfected it, I was purposely not using it in any of the matches [before the tournament]. [2], In a bid to improve his bowling, Khan moved to England for a short stint with Worcestershire in 2006. IPL 2020 | Sandeep Sharma surpasses Zaheer Khan, achieves this impressive milestone with the ball Sandeep drew first blood in the third over by taking the prized wicket of … He has an elder brother Zeeshan and younger brother Anees. Ali recently made news for being the first American cricketer to make it to an IPL side, after he was drafted in by Kolkata Knight Riders. “This is the third year the IPL dynamics in terms of big auctions work differently so there is going to be some more thinking in terms of what direction we should be going in, but its pretty pre matured at this stage. “The core of the team is very stable and experienced so this year is going to be a different one,” Zaheer spoke in an exclusive video message on Mumbai Indians official Twitter handle. Zaheer, who was one of India's trump cards during their World Cup triumph in 2011, finished as the joint highest wicket-taker along with Shahid Afridi with 21 scalps. I look forward to signing off with IPL 9."[29]. In late 2005 pacemen Sreesanth and R. P. Singh made their international debuts and became regular members of the Indian team making it difficult for Zaheer to retain his position in the playing eleven. (Photo Source: Twitter) India and Australia are up against each other for the ODI series, and hosts have already bagged the series in their favour by winning the first two ODIs. Mumbai Indians have registered their first win in UAE and with one of the strongest squads in the competition, MI Director of Cricket Operations, Zaheer Khan, spoke about the team's plans going forward. For me, Zaheer Khan is the Sachin Tendulkar of the Indian bowling attack -- When a player of MS Dhoni's calibre mentions this for a pacer he has closely observed and used judiciously during crunch moments, the judgment is ought to be bang-on. Only Muttiah Muralitharan (325) and Shaun Pollock (252) have dismissed more left-hand batsmen than Zaheer, who has gotten the better of southpaws 237 times. He is praised for his performances on flat subcontinent pitches and the controlling of different types of cricket balls. He was one of the finest death bowlers in the Indian national cricket squad during his time, who kept the batsmen at bay. In 16 matches from the beginning of the tour of West Indies in April 2002 to the end of the 1st match against Australia in December 2003, Brisbane, Zaheer took 54 wickets from 16 matches at an average of 30 runs. Dubai: Mumbai Indians Director of Cricket Operations Zaheer Khan on Sunday said Hardik Pandya is keen to bowl but the team management needs to listen to his body as the all-rounder is playing after a lengthy layoff due to a back injury. Zaheer Khan and Sagarika Ghatge got married three years ago on November 23. He took two wickets in two consecutive deliveries, dismissing Michael Clarke for 31 and Mike Hussey for a duck. Mumbai: Former left-arm pacer Zaheer Khan believes bowlers will decide the fate of this summer's India-Australia contest as both the teams boast of some of the world's finest bowlers in their squads.. Zaheer Khan IPL 2020 team News, Get Latest News, Daily Updates, Breaking News, Every News About Zaheer Khan IPL 2020 team You Will Find Here, Visit Daily for The Zaheer Khan IPL 2020 team News. However, due to the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the IPL 2020 had to be shifted to the United Arab Emirates with a new date i.e. Former Indian fast bowler Zaheer Khan believes Team India will miss the experience of Ishant Sharma in the upcoming Test series against Australia.. … IPL 2020: how Mumbai Indians won their fifth title and became one of the greatest T20 teams of all time. ISSN : 2393-073X; ijdmsr.editor@gmail.com; Home; About Us; Call For Paper; Paper Submission; Editorial Board; Issue. [10] The couple got married on 23 November 2017.The couple are reportedly expecting their first child[11], Khan came to Mumbai in 1996 and joined the National Cricket Club that played in Division A in the city. 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