HBL Pakistan Super League will be kicked off officially on February 4th 2016 with the beginning of matches in Dubai. Pakistan super League Teams participating are as following:
Pakistan Super League Teams
The detailed information about Pakistan Super League Teams and players are given below:
PSL Squads 2016 and Players List
|Islamabad United||Misbah-ul-Haq (captain), Shane Watson, Andre Russell, Samuel Badree, Mohammad Irfan, Brad Haddin, Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Sami, Khalid Latif, Babar Azam, Imran Khalid, Kamran Ghulam, Umar Amin, Sam Billings, Ruman Raees, Amad Butt, Ashar Zaidi, Saeed Ajmal, Hussain Talat, Umar Siddiq|
|Karachi Kings||Shoaib Malik (captain), Shakib Al Hasan, Sohail Tanvir, Imad Wasim, Ravi Bopara, Lendl Simmons, Mohammad Amir, Bilawal Bhatti, James Vince, Iftikhar Ahmed, Nauman Anwar, Mushfiqur Rahim, Usama Mir, Sohail Khan, Mir Hamza, Safiullah Bangash, Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shazaib Hasan, Fawad Alam|
|Peshawar Zalmi||Shahid Afridi (captain), Wahab Riaz, Darren Sammy, Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Hafeez, Chris Jordan, Tamim Iqbal, Junaid Khan, Jim Allenby, Aamer Yamin, Dawid Malan, Imran Khan jnr, Shahid Yousuf, Abdur Rehman, Musadiq Ahmed Ali, Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar, Brad Hodge, Irsarullah, Taj Wali|
|Quetta Gladiators||Sarfraz Ahmed (captain), Kevin Pietersen, Ahmed Shehzad, Anwar Ali, Jason Holder, Luke Wright, Zulfiqar Babar, Umar Gul, Elton Chigumbura, Bilal Asif, Asad Shafiq, Mohammad Nawaz, Saad Nasim, Mohammad Nabi, Akbar ur Rehman, Bismillah Khan, Kumar Sangakkara, Aizaz Cheema, Ramiz Raja jnr|
|Lahore Qalandars||Chris Gayle, Dwayne Bravo, Umar Akmal, Mohammad Rizwan, Yasir Shah, Shoaib Maqsood, Mustafizur Rahman, Kevon Cooper, Cameron Delport, Zafar Gohar, Hammad Azam, Zia-ul-Haq, Zohaib Khan, Azhar Ali, Naved Yasin, Adnan Rasool, Abdur Razzaq, Mukhtar Ahmed, Ehsan Adil, Imran Butt|
Pakistan Super League Franchise
The franchises of Pakistan super League were purchased and initially they were sold for first 10 years.
- Ary Media Group purchased Karachi for $2.6M.
- Qatar Oil purchased Lahore for $2.4M.
- UAE Capital Venture purchased Islamabad for $1.5M.
- Haier purchased Peshawar for $1.6M.
- Omar Associates purchased Quetta for $1.1M.
Pakistani nation is a sentimental nation when it comes to cricket, so the teams will receive very positive appreciation from the fans. The Pakistan Super League teams have been making their anthems and songs to support the players and the game. The price set for the players in different categories is as following
- Platinum: 20 million rupees
- Diamond: 7 million rupees
- Gold: 5 million rupees
- Silver: 3 million rupees
- Emerging : 2 million rupees
Let’s just hope that Pakistan Super League teams turn out to be the most efficient teams to be playing on grounds and cricket gets new level of fame in Pakistan and worldwide.