[caption id="attachment_844060" align="alignnone" width="628"]<img class="size-full wp-image-844060" src="https://www.cricketcountry.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Imran-Tahir-AFP-Getty.jpg" alt="Imran Tahir, South Africa, Surrey, T20 Blast" width="628" height="392" /> Tahir, who will be part of South Africa s 15-man squad for the ICC World Cup 2019, will join Surrey immediately after the tournament. @ AFP/Getty Images[/caption] <p></p> <p></p><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/south-africa/">South Africa</a> veteran legspinner <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/players/imran-tahir/news/">Imran Tahir</a> has been signed up by <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/surrey">Surrey</a> for the entire duration of the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/t20-blast">Vitality T20 Blast</a>, the club confirmed late Tuesday. With the signing, the club has completed it s second overseas spot after Australian batsman Aaron Finch was previously signed. <p></p> <p></p>Tahir, who will be part of <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/articles/tabraiz-shamsi-grateful-for-having-shown-faith-in-him-after-inclusion-in-south-africas-2019-icc-world-cup-squad-831316">South Africa s 15-man squad</a> for the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/icc-world-cup-2019">ICC World Cup 2019</a>, will join Surrey immediately after the tournament. Surrey kickoff this year s T20 Blast campaign against Essex on July 19. <p></p> <p></p>"I'm always looking for new and exciting opportunities. That's how I see the chance to play with one of the most talented playing groups in county cricket. When I heard Alec Stewart had asked after me, it was an easy decision. Surrey are a massive club and it will be great if I can contribute to helping them win another trophy this summer at the Kia Oval," Tahir said. <p></p> <p></p><strong>ALSO READ: <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/ipl-purple-cap-2019-csks-imran-tahir-set-spin-record-for-most-wickets-ipl-purple-cap-winners-list-843227">CSK's Imran Tahir sets spin record for most wickets in an IPL season</a></strong> <p></p> <p></p>The 40-year-old Tahir, who won the Purple Cap while playing in the <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/indian-premier-league">Indian Premier League</a> (IPL 2019) for <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/tag/chennai-super-kings">Chennai Super Kings</a> has been in top form. "Imran is a proven match winner and with his vast experience of international, county and franchise cricket, will be a huge asset to us," Surrey Director of Cricket Alec Stewart said.