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Five-star Tahir more South African than Pakistani

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Dashing leg-spinner Imran Tahir on Wednesday said he was more of a South African than the country of his own birth and felt honoured at playing for the world's best Test team. 

Imran Tahir (C) of South Africa celebrates after bowling Pakistan's captain Misbah Ul-Haq on the first day of the second Test against South Africa in Dubai on October 23, 2013

The 34-year-old, who changed allegiance after being brought up in Pakistan, grabbed a career best 5-32 on the opening day of the second Test which his team needs to win to level the two-Test series.

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