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March 15, 2019
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Tabraiz Shamsi ( South African Cricketer) Wife, Records, Controversies, Age, Weight, Height and More

Tabraiz Shamsi is a Slow left-arm chinaman spinner of South Africa. Born in Johannesburg he plays first-class cricket for domestic teams like Dolphins, Gauteng, KwaZulu Natal,  Lions, and Titans and Internationally for South Africa and Royal Challengers Bangalore in IPL. He was the leading wicket-taker in the Caribean league and was incorporated in Eastern Cricket Team squad for the Africa T20 Cup in 2015. He debuted internationally in a test series against Australia in 2016. Here are some more interesting facts about the player. Let’s check out below.

Name: Tabraiz Shamsi
Nickname: Shamsi
Role: Bowler


Cricket Career

International Debut:
Test: Against Australian cricket team on 24th November 2016

ODI: Against Australia on 7th June 2016

T20I: Against England on 21st June 2017

Career Turning Point: His performance in the 2015 Caribbean Premier League (CPL) where he took 11 wickets is what confirmed his success in the international game.

Jersey Number: #26

Major Teams: South Africa, Gauteng, Lions, KwaZulu- Natal, Dolphins, Easterns, Titans, Royal Challengers Bangalore, St Kitts, Nevis Patriots


He became the highest wicket-taker for St Kitts and Nevis Patriots with a total of 11 wickets in the Caribbean Premier League (CPL ) 2015.

Girlfriends, Spouse and Children

Marital Status: Unmarried

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Awards and recognitions:

ICC Emerging Player of the Year in 2011

Controversies: NA

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5 feet 7 inches

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Eye Colour: Black

Hair Colour: Black


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Personal Life

Date of Birth: 18 February 1990

Age (as of May 2019): 29 Years

Birth Place: Johannesburg, South Africa

Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Pisces

Nationality: South Africa

School: Parktown Boys’ High School

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Coach/Mentor: NA

Religion: Islam

Address: Johannesburg, South Africa

Preferences/ Favourite

Hobbies: Travelling

Cricketers: Sachin Tendulkar, Yuvraj Singh, Wasim Akram and Zaheer Khan

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Smoking/Drinking: No

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Lesser Known Facts

Shamsi is a slow left-arm chinaman spinner of South Africa and he has taken 272 wickets in 68  first-class matches with an average of 24.90. Imran Tahir a renowned bowler of SA helped him a lot in reference spin bowling and how to control the bowling form.