The inaugural edition of the Masters Champions League is scheduled to be played in early 2016 and the locations selected for the cricket matches are in Dubai, Abu Dhabi and Sharjah.
The tournament will be played between 6 teams and the matches are scheduled for 2 weeks. This will be an exhilarating event for the cricket lovers and it will be made more exciting by the 90 players from all around the world.
The players from Pakistan are chosen to be a part of the Masters Champions League depending on their fan base, the franchises of the tournament selected the Pakistani cricket players who are loved to be watched playing in the field.
Virgo Super Kings is the team with the most number of Pakistani players and Azhar Mahmood is included in the team as he has the experience of playing for Pakistan and a few other franchises also. The huge amount of fifty thousand dollars is paid to Azhar Mahmood for playing in the team, the experience of playing in many different teams all across the globe has made him a tough player to cope with as his experience includes playing for Kings XI Punjab in Indian Premier League. 3 other Pakistani players will play in the team, Hasan Raza, Mohammad Yousuf and Humayun Farhat. Mohammad Yousuf is playing for Pakistan for almost past 10 years and he is an outstanding batsman who will hopefully perform great in the field.
In the team Gemini Arabians, Rana Naved-ul-Hasan and Saqlain Mushtaq will play. Rana Naved-ul-Hasan is an experienced cricket player and he plays regularly for a Cricket Club that is in England.
The team with the name of Sagittarius Soldiers has 2 Pakistani players Mushtaq Ahmed and Yasir Hameed who will play under it. Mushtaq Ahmed has a vast experience of bowling that is the reason he is selected and he is currently working for the Pakistan cricket team as the spin bowling coach to train the players. His experience will be proven great for the team.
The amount of fifty thousand dollars is received by Abdul Razzaq to play for the team Capricorn Commanders and one other Pakistani player selected in the team is Saleem Elahi. Abdul Razzaq is the famous and an outstanding all-rounder of the Pakistan cricket team, his vast experience is expected to assist the team in gaining high score.a
Pakistan Squad in Masters Champions League 2016
Given below is the list of teams under which the Pakistani players will play and the names of the Pakistani players who are selected:
- Virgo Super Kings: Other than Azhar Mahmood, Hasan Raza, Humayun Farhat and Mohammad Yousuf are chosen to play in the team.
- Sagittarius Soldiers: Yasir Hameed and Mushtaq Ahmed are chosen as team members.
- Leo Lions: No any Pakistani player will play for this team.
- Libra Legends: Only one Pakistani player, Taufeeq Umar will play in this team.
- Gemini Arabians: 2 outstanding Pakistani players Saqlain Mushtaq and Naved-ul-Hasan are selected for performing in this team.
- Capricorn Commanders: Abdul Razzaq and Saleem Elahi are selected by franchises to play in this team.