PSL 3 Draft underway in Lahore

LAHORE: The drafting of players taking part in the third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL) is underway in Lahore,

Kicking off the draft, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) Najam Sethi welcomed Multan Sultans to the PSL franchise.

Sethi hoped that Multan the new entrants will perform well under the leadership of Wasim Akram.

He added that Lahore Qalandars will also light up the stage with its performance. Praising Karachi Kings, he said that the team really are “Kings” of the league.

“I salute the patriotism of Peshawar Zalmi,” he said.

The PCB Chairman said that Islamabad United can emerge as champions once again.

“Hope Karachi stages a festival of cricket this year. The National Stadium will be prepared before the PSL final next year,” Sethi said.

He confirmed that PSL 3 final will be contested and international cricket will return to Pakistan.

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Defending champions Peshawar Zalmi have picked Ibtisam Sheikh as their emerging category pick

Left-arm spinner and star performer of last season Hassan Khan has been retained by Quetta Gladiators as their emerging pick

Youngster from Karachi the all-rounder Hasan Mohsin has been picked by Karachi Kings as their emerging pick

The all-rounder Hussain Talat has been retained by Islamabad United as their emerging pick

Lahore Qalandars have retained their emerging pick from last season, Left arm fast bowler Ghualm Mudassir

Multan Sultans emerging round pick, right arm off spin bowler and right-handed batsman Abdullah Shafiq

Another talented youngster joined PSL as Peshawar Zalmi picked Sameen Gul as their emerging category pick

In their pick in emerging round Quetta Gladiators has picked Saud Shakeel

The talented leg-spinner from FATA Mohammad Irfan has been picked by Karachi Kings as their emerging pick

Bating firepower and inform top order batsman Sahibzada Farhan is the emerging category pick of Islamabad United

The newest pace sensation, Shaheen Shah Afridi joins Lahore Qalandars in emerging category

West Indian start Nicolas Pooran is the last pick of Silver Round and Multan Sultans have chosen him for their squad

The hometown hero Tabish Khan joins Karachi Kings as their silver pick

Right-handed batsman Saad Ali is the silver round pick of Quetta Gladiators

Peshawar Zalmi has picked Taimoor Sultan as their silver pick

Left-arm all-rounder Zafar Gohar has been picked by Islamabad United as their silver pick

A pick from Lahore Qalandar’s talent hunt program Sohail Akhtar joins Lahore Qalandars Camp

The impressive right arm Test pacer Mohammad Abbas is now part of Multan Sultan squad

South African all-rounder David Wiese has been chosen by Karachi Kings as their silver pick

Rameez Raja Junior, top order batsman from Karachi joins the Gladiators camp

The batting all-rounder from Lahore Saad Nasim goes to Peshawar Zalmi

Islamabad United have once again picked English batsman Sam Billings for their silver pick

Lahore Qalandars picked left-arm spinner Raza Hasan as their first silver pick

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