The third edition of the Pakistan Super League is set to be a grand one with many more foreign cricketers showing their interest in the league. Last year it took place at The Dome, Dubai Sports City and by the end of it, around 100 players were either picked afresh or retained by franchises from the previous season.
With a sixth team added to the mix, it will be interesting to see if the Pakistan Cricket Board allows teams to hold back on too many players. Foreign PSL players will be paid USD 10,000 per match to play in Pakistan next season.
This year will be no different and Geo Super TV channel is set to broadcast the PSL draft live starting with PSL 2018 Draft on November 12, 2017 at the National Cricket Academy in Lahore.
So far here are the Teams and their Squad for 2018…every team is supposed to have 16 players, rest of the players will added after PSL 2018 draft.
|Teams||PSL 2018 Teams Squad players list|
|Islamabad United||Mohammad Sami, Andre Russell, Rumman Raees, Shadab Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, Samuel Badree, Iftikhar Ahmed, Amad Butt, Asif Ali|
|Karachi Kings||Imad Wasim (captain), Usman Khan, Usama Mir, Khurram Manzoor, Ravi Bopara, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Rizwan, Shahid Afridi|
|Peshawar Zalmi||Mohammad Hafeez, Wahab Riaz, Shakib al Hasan, Kamran Akmal, Darren Sammy, Hasan Ali, Haris Sohail, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Asghar.|
|Quetta Gladiators||Sarfraz Ahmed, Kevin Pietersen, Rilee Rossouw, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Mahmudullah, Umar Amin, Mir Hamza, Asad Shafiq|
|Lahore Qalandars||Umar Akmal, Sunil Narine, Brendon McCullum, Fakhar Zaman, Yasir Shah, Cameron Delport, Aamer Yamin, Bilawal Bhatti, Sohail Khan|
|Multan Sultans||Shoaib Malik, Kieron Pollard, Kumar Sangakkara, Sohail Tanvir, Mohammad Irfan, Junaid Khan, Sohaib Maqsood, Irfan Khan, Kashif Bhatti|
Source: Pakistan Super League
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