PSL 3 Teams and Squads 2018
Pakistan Super League 3: Pakistan Super League is also known as PSL 3 promoted as HBL PSL 2018 for sponsorship reasons. It will be the third season of Pakistan Super League. This is a franchise Twenty20 super League which was established Pakistan Cricket Board in 2015. The PSL schedule and fixtures for 2018 has been announced. Pakistan Super League 3 will be based on six Teams. It will have 34 matches, and three matches will take place in Pakistan. And the others will take place in UAE. The League starts from February 22.
Teams and Squads:
The 2018 Pakistan Super League 3 will feature six team franchises, five teams also appeared in previous seasons. And a new team is based on Multan, which was officially announced by PCB. The PSL draft that was held in a glorious ceremony in Lahore on 12 November 2017. Pakistan Super League teams and squads were announced after the PSL draft. The PSL teams for the third season have been updated. The HBL PSL 2018 team list is placed below:
Teams in PSL 3:
- Islamabad United
- Karachi Kings
- Lahore Qalandars
- Peshawar Zalmi
- Quetta Gladiators
- Multan Sultans
Pakistan Super League 3
Each franchise was allowed to pick a maximum of seven foreign players in their squads. In the PSL 3, all the Pakistani and International Players were divided into five different categories.
- Platinum category: $140,000-230,000
- Diamond category: $75,000-80,000
- Gold category: $50,000-60,000
- Silver category: $22,000-33,000
- Emerging category: $10,000-12,000
International players who feature in matches in Pakistan will be paid $10,000 per game they appear. The List Of squad for the six franchise teams. Which will complete in 2018 Pakistan Super League is as follows:
- Captain: Misbah-ul-Haq
- Coach: Dean Jones
- Owner: Leonine Global Sports (Ali Naqvi & Amna Naqvi)
- City: Islamabad
- PSL wins: 1 (2016)
Islamabad United Squad:
Misbah ul Haq (c), Rumman Raees, Mohammad Sami, Andre Russell, Shadab Khan, Samuel Badree, Sam Billings, JP Duminy, Luke Ronchi, Faheem Ashraf, Asif Ali, Zafar Gohar, Amad Butt, Sahibzada Farhan, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed,
David Willey, Alex Hales, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Hasan.
- Captain: Imad Wasim
- Coach: Micky Arthur
- Owner: Salman Iqbal
- City: Karachi
- PSL Wins: 0
Karachi Kings Squad:
Imad Wasim (c), Shahid Afridi, Usman Khan, Khurram Manzoor, Ravi Bopara, Colin Ingram, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Rizwan, Mitchell Johnson, Luke Wright, David Wiese, Tabish Khan, Mohammad Irfan Jnr, Hasan Mohsin, Usama Mir.
Eoin Morgan, Saifullah Bangash, Colin Munro.
- Captain: Brendon McCullum
- Coach: Aqib Javed
- Owner: Fawad Rana (Qatar Lubricants Company Ltd)
- City: Lahore
- PSL Wins: 0
Lahore Qalandars Squad:
Brendon McCullum (c), Umar Akmal, Sunil Narine, Fakhar Zaman, Yasir Shah, Cameron Delport, Chris Lynn, Aamer Yamin, Bilawal Bhatti, Sohail Khan, Mustafizur Rahman, Bilal Asif, Raza Hasan, Sohail Akhtar, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Ghulam Mudassar.
Mitchell McClenaghan, Gulraiz Sadaf, Angelo Mathews.
- Captain: Darren Sammy
- Coach: Muhammad Akram
- Owner: Javed Afridi ( Haier Pakistan)
- City: Peshawar
- PSL Wins: 1 (2017)
Peshawar Zalmi Squad:
Darren Sammy (c), Mohammad Hafeez, Tamim Iqbal, Shakib al Hasan, Kamran Akmal, Hasan Ali, Haris Sohail, Chris Jordan, Mohammad Asghar, Dwayne Bravo, Hammad Azam, Saad Nasim, Taimoor Sultan, Sameen Gul, Wahab Riaz, Ibtisam Sheikh.
Mohammad Arif, Andre Fletcher, Evin Lewis, Khalid Usman.
- Captain: Sarfraz Ahmed
- Coach: Moin Akhtar
- Owner: Nadeem Omer (Omer Associates)
- City: Quetta
- PSL Wins: 0
Quetta Gladiators Squad:
Sarfraz Ahmed (c), Kevin Pietersen, Rilee Rossouw, Shane Watson, Mohammad Nawaz, Anwar Ali, Mahmudullah, Umar Amin, Mir Hamza, Asad Shafiq, Carlos Brathwaite, Rahat Ali, Rameez Raja Jnr, Saad Ali, Saud Shakeel, Hassan Khan.
Jason Roy, Faraz Ahmed Khan, Rashid Khan, Azam Khan.
- Captain: Shoaib Malik
- Coach: Tom Moody
- Owner: Schön Properties
- City: Multan
- PSL Wins: 0
Multan Sultans Squad:
Shoaib Malik (c), Kieron Pollard, Kumar Sangakkara, Sohail Tanvir, Junaid Khan, Sohaib Maqsood, Irfan Khan, Kashif Bhatti, Imran Tahir, Darren Bravo, Ahmed Shehzad, Mohammad Abbas, Nic Pooran, Mohammad Irfan, Abdullah Shafiq, Saif Badar.
Hardus Viljoen, Umar Gul, Umar Siddiq, Ross Whiteley.