Imran Tahir's newest wicket-celebration has turned him into a meme.
The South African veteran is usually famous for his sprint after picking up a wicket.
South Africa leg-spinner Imran Tahir, who is known for his fiery sprint on the field after taking a wicket, once again stole the limelight this time with his cross-legged celebration during the first Qualifier of PSL 2020 that resumed after a long break due to COVID-19 pandemic.
Tahir gave cricket fans a meme material with his pose near the boundary ropes after completing a catch. The 41-year-old, playing for Multan Sultans, showed great athleticism as he grabbed a running catch of the Karachi Kings batsman Sharjeel Khan.
After completing the catch, Tahir gave a relaxed pose on the ground that impressed Twitterverse.
Sohail Tanvir removes Sharjeel Khan cheaply and Imran Tahir takes an excellent catch
— Cricingif (@_cricingif) November 14, 2020
Memes flooded on the micro-blogging site as soon as the picture went viral.
Here is how netizens reacted to Tahir’s celebration:
Like a King – Imran Tahir. Taking a brilliant running catch followed by this celebration. pic.twitter.com/Hn8kEAuyFB
— Johns. (@CricCrazyJohns) November 14, 2020
— Muhammad Ihsan (@ihsan_im7) November 14, 2020
Me sitting like Imran Tahir in front of Amma*
— White🇵🇰 (@introvert_bindu) November 14, 2020
— Fahad javaid (@Fahadja44196171) November 14, 2020
Imran Tahir does an Ellyse Perry 😄 pic.twitter.com/nqGrfQ62V8
— Kumar Sourav (@AdamDhoni1) November 16, 2020
Imran Tahir after ensuring Lahore goes to the final 🙂 pic.twitter.com/n1E94nbhpL
— Ovais (@Sabbandkardo) November 15, 2020
— aNiM_uS (@AniMuS____) November 15, 2020