Here’s Karachi Kings’ Squad for PSL 9

Embarking on a new chapter under the leadership of Shan Masood, the Karachi Kings have undertaken a revamp of their lineup in preparation for the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9. With aspirations for a turnaround, they have strategically…

Embarking on a new chapter under the leadership of Shan Masood, the Karachi Kings have undertaken a revamp of their lineup in preparation for the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9. With aspirations for a turnaround, they have strategically selected a mix of experienced players and emerging talents, aiming to bring a fresh energy to the team. Leading the charge in the Platinum category is the explosive West Indian hitter, Kieron Pollard, who joins forces with the Australian all-rounder Daniel Sams and the versatile Mohammad Nawaz.

In the Diamond category, the team showcases a diverse set of skills, including the English proficiency of James Vince, the pace prowess of Hasan Ali, and the batting finesse of New Zealand’s Tim Seifert. Moving on to the Gold picks, the seasoned captain Shan Masood, mentor Shoaib Malik, and the spin expertise of South African Tabraiz Shamsi add a wealth of experience to the squad.

The Silver category introduces a well-balanced blend of experience and youth, featuring players such as Mir Hamza, Mohammad Akhlaq, Arafat Minhas, Anwar Ali, and Mohammad Amir Khan. Emerging talents Irfan Khan Niazi and Sirajuddin are poised to contribute significantly, promising a bright future for the team.

In the Supplementary picks, the inclusion of U-19 captain Saad Baig and English pacer Jamie Overton adds depth to the squad, providing additional options for the team’s strategy. With these comprehensive selections, the Karachi Kings are gearing up for a fresh start and an ambitious campaign in PSL 9.

Here’s Karachi Kings’ complete squad for PSL 9:

Player Name Category

Kieron Pollard Platinum

Daniel Sams Platinum

Mohammad Nawaz Platinum

James Vince Diamond

Hasan Ali Diamond

Tim Siefert Diamond

Shan Masood (BA) Gold

Shoaib Malik (Mentor) Gold

Tabraiz Shamsi Gold

Mir Hamza (demotion) Silver

Mohammad Akhlaq Silver

Arafat Minhas Silver

Anwar Ali Silver

Mohammad Amir Khan Silver

Irfan Khan Niazi Emerging

Sirajuddin Emerging

Saad Baig Supplementary

Jamie Overton Supplementary

Source: Pro Pakistani

Here’s Quetta Gladiators’ Squad for PSL 9

Quetta Gladiators have crafted a formidable lineup in preparation for the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9, strategically blending international prowess with local talent. In the coveted Platinum category, the team has secured the formida…

Quetta Gladiators have crafted a formidable lineup in preparation for the upcoming Pakistan Super League (PSL) season 9, strategically blending international prowess with local talent. In the coveted Platinum category, the team has secured the formidable services of South African batter Rilee Rossouw, the explosive Sherfane Rutherford, and the seasoned Mohammad Amir, promising an explosive combination on the field.

Moving on to the Diamond category, the Gladiators showcase the dynamic English star batter Jason Roy, complemented by the versatile Sri Lankan spinner Wanindu Hasaranga and the emerging speedster Mohammad Wasim Jr. This trio adds a diverse skill set to the team, offering both batting prowess and bowling strength.

In the Gold category, the team has made strategic picks with the sheer pace of Mohammad Hasnain, the spin expertise of Abrar Ahmed, and the experienced leadership of captain Sarfaraz Ahmed. This combination aims to provide a well-rounded and seasoned core to the Gladiators’ lineup.

The Silver category introduces more exciting talent, including English batter Will Smeed, veteran spinner Usman Qadir, Sajjad Ali Jnr, batter Saud Shakeel, and Umair bin Yousuf.

With a keen eye on nurturing young potential, emerging talents Khawaja Nafay and Adil Naz underscore the Gladiators’ commitment to developing the next generation of cricketing stars. Supplementary picks Akeal Hussain and Sohail Khan add valuable depth to the squad, providing additional options and flexibility in strategy.

Here’s Quetta Gladiators’ squad for PSL 9:

Player Name Category

Rilee Rossouw Platinum

Sherfane Rutherford Platinum

Mohammad Amir Platinum

Jason Roy Diamond

Wanindu Hasaranga Diamond

Mohammad Wasim Jr. Diamond

Mohammad Hasnain Gold

Abrar Ahmed Gold

Sarfaraz Ahmed (BA) Gold

Will Smeed Silver

Usman Qadir Silver

Sajjad Ali Jnr Silver

Saud Shakeel Silver

Umair bin Yousuf Silver

Khawaja Nafay Emerging

Adil Naz Emerging

Akeal Hussain Supplementary

Sohail Khan Supplementary

Source: Pro Pakistani