Mohammad Taha - Hubli Tigers awarded New Star Most Sixes of the tournament - KPL
Mohammad Taha, 23, was awarded the New Star Most Sixes of the tournament KPL for his performance Karnataka Premium League, 2016. He plays with DSC Intense Speed cricket bat.
Among the top three run-getters in two successive seasons with a game tailor-made for the T20 format, Mohammad Taha would also rank highly as a potential candidate for the IPL franchises following the action closely. Although unorthodox, his hard-hitting abilities have impressed a lot of people while he has been one among the crowd favourites with his entertaining brand of batting.
The right-handed opener, who managed 358 runs for Hubli Tigers at a strike-rate of 165.74 to finish as the second highest scorer in the fifth season of KPL, got his first big break in the previous edition of the Syed Mushtaq Ali Trophy. Having played four T20 games for so far for Karnataka, the 22-year-old has enjoyed the experience playing with seasoned stars and is gearing up for more.