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PSL 3 2018 Drafting Ceremony

PSL 3 2018 Drafting Ceremony


Sumera Saeed | November 13, 2017 | category: Cricket

PSL 3 2018 Drafting Ceremony. The PSL 3 2018 drafting ceremony was held in Lahore yesterday on 12th November. The six teams including Lahore Qalandars, Quetta Gladiators, Karachi Kings, Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi and Multan Sultans selected players for the PSL 3 2018.

The Pakistan Super League (PSL) third edition is schedule to start in 2018 and this time it will be a big event with the inclusion of one more team named Multan Sultan. The t20 PSL 3 tournament will be played in UAE and its final match will be in Karachi.

A total of 501 players, foreign and local, were available for selection at the drafting ceremony and each team had a salary limit of $1.2 million for a squad of 20 players.

Here is the list of players that the teams selected from different categories:

Platinum category

  1.     Lahore Qalandars have picked Australian batsman Chris Lynn in the category.
  2.     Islamabad United have successfully bid for South African all-rounder JP Duminy in the platinum category.
  3.     Karachi Kings have picked batsman Colin Ingram, also from South Africa.
  4.     Quetta Gladiators have drafted Shane Watson, an all-rounder from Australia.
  5.     Peshawar Zalmi have drafted West Indian all-rounder Dwayne Bravo.
  6.     Multan Sultans have picked South African spin-bowler Imran Tahir.

Diamond category

  1.     Lahore Qalandars have picked Bangladesh bowler Mustafizur Rehman in the diamond category.
  2.     Islamabad United have picked New Zealand batsman Luke Ronchi.
  3.     Karachi Kings have drafted Australian pace bowler Mitchell Johnson.
  4.     Quetta Gladiators have drafted West Indies captain Carlos Brathwaite.
  5.     Peshawar Zalmi have drafted Bangladesh batsman Tamim Iqbal.
  6.     Multan Sultans have picked West Indies batsman Darren Bravo.

Gold category

  1.     Peshawar Zalmi have picked all-rounder Hammad Azam.
  2.     Islamabad United have picked batsman Faheem Ashraf.
  3.     Quetta Gladiators have picked pacer Rahat Ali.
  4.     Lahore Qalandars have picked all-rounder Bilal Asif.
  5.     Karachi Kings have picked English pacer Luke Wright.
  6.     Multan Sultans have picked batsman Ahmed Shehzad.

Silver category

  1.     Lahore Qalandars have picked spin bowler Raza Hasan and all-rounder Sohail Akhtar in the silver category.
  2.     Islamabad United have picked England wicket-keeper/batsman Sam Billings and batsman Zafar Gohar.
  3.     Peshawar Zalmi have picked all-rounder Saad Nasim and batsman Taimur Sultan.
  4.     Quetta Gladiators have picked batsmen Rameez Raja Jr and Saad Ali.
  5.     Karachi Kings have drafted South African all-rounder David Wiese and Tabish Khan, also an all-rounder.
  6.     Multan Sultans have picked pacer Mohammad Abbas and West Indies wicket-keeper batsman Nicholas Pooran.

Emerging Players category

  1.     Lahore Qalandars pick young pacer Shaheen Shah Afridi, retained pacer Ghulam Mudassar.
  2.     Islamabad United have picked batsman Sahibzada Farhan, retained batsman Hussain Talat.
  3.     Karachi Kings have picked all-rounder Mohammad Irfan Jr, retained pacer Hasan Mohsin.
  4.     Quetta Gladiators have drafted all-rounder Saud Shakeel and retained spin bowler Hasan Khan.
  5.     Peshawar Zalmi have picked pacer Sameen Gul and all-rounder Ibtisam Sheikh.
  6.     Multan Sultans have picked batsman Abdullah Shafiq and all-rounder Saif Badar.

Supplementary draft

  1.     Lahore Qalandars picked Angelo Mathews, Mitchell McClenaghan and Gulraiz Sadar.
  2.     Islamabad United picked Alex Hales, David Willey, Mohammad Hasan and Mohammad Hasnain.
  3.     Karachi Kings drafted Colin Munro, Eoin Morgan and Saifullah Bangash.
  4.     Quetta chose Jason Roy, Rashid Khan, Azam Khan and Faraz Ahmed Khan.
  5.     Peshawar Zalmi took a bet on Andre Fletcher, Evin Lewis, Khalid Usman and Mohammad Arif.
  6.     Multan Sultans picked Hardus Viljoen, Umar Gul, Umar Sadique and Ross Whiteley.

Here is the complete list of Squads for PSL 3 2018:

Lahore Qalandars:

Brendon McCullum, Umar Akmal, Sunil Narine, Fakhar Zaman, Yasir Shah, Sohail Khan, Cameron Delport, Aamir Yamin, Bilawal Bhatti, Chris Lynn, Mustafiz ur Rehman, Bilal Asif, Raza Hassan, Sohail Akhtar, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Ghulam Mudassar, Angelo Matthews, Mitchell McClenaghan and Gulraiz Sadaf.

Islamabad United:

Misbah ul Haq, Andre Russell, Samuel Badree, Mohammad Sami, Rumman Raees, Shadab Khan, Ifikhar Ahmed, Ammad Butt, Asif Ali, JP Duminy, Luke Ronchi, Fahim Ashraf, Sam Billings, Zafar Gohar, Sahibzada Farhan, Hussain Talat, Alex Hales, David Willey, Muhammad Hassan and Muhammad Husnain.

Multan Sultan:

Shoaib Malik, Keiron Pollard, Kumar Sangakkara, Sohail Tanvir, Junaid Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Kashif Bhatti, Irfan Khan, Sohaib Maqsood, Imran Tahir, Darren Bravo, Ahmad Shahzad, Mohammad Abbas, Nicolas Pooran, Abdullah Shafiq, Saif Badar, Hardus Viljoen, Umar Gul, Umar Saddiq and Ross Whitely.

Peshawar Zalmi:

Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz, Kamran Akmal, Shakib Al Hassan, Darren Sammy, Hasan Ali, Haris Soahil, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Asghar, Dwayne Bravo, Tamim Iqbal, Hammad Azam, Saad Nasim, Taimoor Sultan, Sameen Gul, Ibtisam Sheikh, Andre Fletcher, Evin Lewis, Khalid Usman and Mohammad Arif.

Quetta Gladiators:

Sarfraz Ahmed, Kevin Pietersen, Rilee Rossouw, Asad Shafiq, Mahmoodullah, Anwar Ali, Mir Hamza, Umar Amin, Shane Watson, Carlos Braithwaite, Rahat Ali, Ramiz Raja Jnr, Saad Ali, Saud Shakil, Hasaan Khan, Jason Roy, Rashid Khan, Mohammad Azam Khan and Faraz Ahmed.

Karachi Kings:

Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Aamir, Imad Wasim, Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan, Ravi Bopara, Usman Shinwari, Usama Mir, Khurram Manzoor, Colin Ingram, Mitchell Johnson, Luke Wright, David Wiesee, Tabish Khan, Mohammad Irfan, Hasan Mohsin, Colin Munro, Eoin Morgan and Saifullah Bangash.

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Pakistan Super League PSL2 Final Will be In Lahore: Teams Select Players

Pakistan Super League PSL2 Final Will be In Lahore: Teams Select Players


Sumera Saeed | October 19, 2016 | category: News

Pakistan Super League PSL2 Final Will be In Lahore:Teams Select Players

PCB has declared the second Edition of Pakistan Super League. The PSL 2 is all set to start in February, 2017 in United Arab Emirates. There will be same number of cricket teams in the Twenty20 second edition of Pakistan Super League 2017.

The Chairman of PSL Najam Sethi said that the final match of the Pakistan Super League second edition would be played in Lahore, while he was addressing in the draft ceremony in Dubai.

The draft ceremony was held in Dubai Sports City whit the first bid of Lahore Qalandars.

The authorities divided the over four hundred foreign and national players into five categories. The categories are as follow:

  • Platinum category includes 28 players,
  • Diamond category 33,
  • Gold category 74,
  • Silver category 255
  • Emerging category includes 24 players

Platinum Category round 1:

In the first Bid Lahore Qalandars has selected the Brendan McCullum, the  ex-New Zealand captain. The declared him the captain of the team instead of Azhar Ali.

Karachi Kings picked Chris Gayle in the second bid. Chris Gayle was the part of Lahore Qalandars in the PSL first edition.

Islamabad United picked Misbah-ul-Haq, Peshawar Zalmi selected Shahid Afridi and Quetta Gladiators chose Kevin Pietersen form the platinum category.

Platinum Category Round 2:

In the round 2 for the platinum category Lahore Qalandars chose Sunil Narine, Karachi Kings selected Kieronn Pollar, Peshawar Zilmi decided to go for Eoin Morgan, while Shane Watson become the part of Islamabad United.

On the other hand sticking to earlier cricketers in PSL1 Quetta Gladiators chose Twenty20 captain of Pakistan Cricket team Sarfraz Ahmad.

Platinum Category Round 3:

In the round three of Platinum category Lahore Qalandars decided to go for Umer Akmal, Karachi King selected Shoaib Malik, Peshawar Zilmi Chose Wahab Riaz, Islamabad United selected Andre Russell and Quetta Gladiators picked Ahmad Shehzad.

Diamond Category Round 1:

Lahore Qalandars chose Sohail Tanveer

Quetta Gladiators chose Carlos Brathwaite

Peshawar Zilmi chose Shakib Al Hassan

Karachi Kings chose Mohammad Amir

Islamabad United chose Sharjeel Khan

Diamond Category Round 2:

Lahore Qalandars chose Dwayne Bravo

Quetta Gladiators chose Luke Wright

Peshawar Zilmi chose Darran Sammy

Karachi Kings chose Ravi Bopara

Islamabad United chose Muhammad Irfan

Diamond Category Round 3:

Lahore Qalandars chose Yasir Shah

Quetta Gladiators chose Anwar Ali

Peshawar Zilmi chose Mohammad Hafeez

Karachi Kings chose Kumar Sangakkara

Islamabad United chose Samuel Bradee

Gold Category Round 1:

Lahore Qalandars chose Anton Devcich

Quetta Gladiators chose Tymal Mills

Peshawar Zilmi chose Mohammad Hafeez

Karachi Kings chose Imad Wasim

Islamabad United chose Muhammad Sami

Gold Category Round 2:

Lahore Qalandars chose Mohammad Rizwan

Quetta Gladiators chose Umer Gul

Peshawar Zilmi chose Tamim Iqbal

Karachi Kings chose Babar Azam

Islamabad United chose Khalid Latif

Gold Category Round 3:

Lahore Qalandars chose Cmeron Delport

Quetta Gladiators chose Zulfiqar Babar

Peshawar Zilmi chose Kamran Akmal

Karachi Kings chose Ryan McLaren

Islamabad United chose Brad Haddin

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sped up its preparation for the PSL 2. The preparations for the second season of Pakistan Super League (PSL) have been sped up by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB).

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PCB Categories Players For PSL2

PCB Categories Players For PSL2


Sumera Saeed | October 11, 2016 | category: News

PCB Categories Players For PSL2

PCB has declared the second Edition of Pakistan Super League. The PSL 2 is all set to start in February, 2017 in United Arab Emirates.

There will be same number of cricket teams in the Twenty20 second edition of Pakistan Super League 2017.

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has sped up its preparation for the PSL 2.

The preparations for the second season of Pakistan Super League (PSL) have been sped up by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The categorization of the 444 cricket players will be done on 19th October in United Arab Emirates (UAE). There would be the selection of players for five teams.

The teams for PSL2 include:

  • Karachi Kings
  • Lahore Qalandars
  • Peshawar Zalmi
  • Quetta Gladiators
  • Islamabad United

Drafting of Players for PSL2:

  • Platinum category includes 28 cricketers like Misbah-ul-Haq, Sarfraz Ahmed, Shoaib Malik, Eoin Morgan, Chris Gale, Malinga and Watson

 

  • Diamond has 33 players including Yasir Shah, Kamran Khan, Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Amir, Brad Hayden and England’s Moin Ali

 

  • Gold has 74

 

  • Silver has 255 includes Salman Butt and Mohammad Asif

 

  • Emerging category includes 24 cricketers

 

The total price of the team was increased to Rs 120 million from Rs 110 million.

Pakistan Super League 2017 Second Edition Schedule for February

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