Imran Tahir replaces Nathan Coulter-Nile in Delhi Daredevils squad for remainder of IPL 2014
The leg-spinner will play for the franchise for the remainder of IPL 7.
Imran Tahir will play for Delhi Daredevils © Getty Images
New Delhi, May 6, 2014
South African cricketer Imran Tahir will replace injured Nathan Coulter-Nile in the Delhi Daredevils squad for IPL-7, the team said on Tuesday.
“Tahir has joined Delhi Daredevils team for the remaining matches of the Indian Premier League Season 7,” a release from the Daredevils said.
“He (Tahir) replaces injured Nathan Coulter Nile in Delhi Daredevils squad. He will be part of the team for the subsequent matches,” it added.
Australian pacer Coulter-Nile had injured his hamstring during Daredevils’ match against Chennai Super Kings in Abu Dhabi on April 21 in the UAE leg of the tournament. He suffered the injury while diving to field a ball in the first over of the game.