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New players announced to ad in HBL PSL 2018 squads

New players announced to ad in HBL PSL 2018 squads

Lahore, (Asghar Ali Mubarak) As per the decision taken at the PSL Franchise Stakeholder Meeting held in Lahore last month, the following players were added to the squads earlier today: 1) Salman Irshad (Lahore Qalandars, Talent Hunt) 2) Mohammad Taha (Karachi Kings, Emerging) 3) Imran Khan Jr. (Lahore Qalandars, Silver) 4) Rohail Nazir (Islamabad United, Emerging) 5) […]

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal

Misbah calls for life-time ban on players involved in PSL spot-fixing scandal Agencies Pakistan Test Captain Misbah-ul-Haq on Sunday said that players involved in spot-fixing scandals should not be allowed to return to the field again. Speaking to the media about the recent Pakistan Super League (PSL) spot-fixing scandal, Misbah said players involved should be […]

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks

Miandad defends Imran’s ‘phateechar’ remarks By Sports Desk Javed Miandad had Imran Khan’s back during their playing career, and it seems their bond is intact even decades into their retirements. So when Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf supremo dug himself a hole following his controversial ‘phateechar’ remark regarding the foreign players in the Pakistan Super League final, it is no […]

Imran Khan in eye of storm over ‘vile’ comments about foreign PSL players

Imran Khan in eye of storm over ‘vile’ comments about foreign PSL players

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan was at the receiving end on Monday after a video surfaced in which the party leader made derogatory comments about international players who attended the Pakistan Super League (PSL) final in Lahore. Imran Khan in eye of storm over ‘pateechar’ comment about foreign PSL players  In what seems to be an internal party […]

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

Islamabad United, Peshawar Zalmi face off in PSL 2017 opener

DUBAI: Defending champions Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi are all set to clash in the Pakistan Super League 2017 opener today (Thursday). Islamabad had a rough start to the inaugural PSL edition last year. After four heavy defeats in their first six games, almost everybody had written off Misbah’s men. However, the team rose from […]

All you need to know about PSL 2017

All you need to know about PSL 2017

DUBAI: The second edition of Pakistan’s most prestigious T20 tournament, Pakistan Super League, will commence on Thursday with the opening encounter between defending champions Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi at the Dubai Cricket Stadium. The opening match between the two exciting teams will launch the three-week-long action packed cricketing extravaganza which will bring showers of sixes […]

PSL officials brief overseas players on security for Lahore final

PSL officials brief overseas players on security for Lahore final

DUBAI: Pakistan Super League officials held a meeting on Tuesday to brief overseas players on security for the tournament’s final which is scheduled to be held in Lahore next month. PSL chairman Najam Sethi and other officials briefed the international players about the security situation in Pakistan, especially in Lahore, where the final of the […]

Quetta Gladiators dreaming big again this PSL

Quetta Gladiators dreaming big again this PSL

KARACHI: They started as under-dogs in the last season, many didn’t have any high hopes from them before the tournament commenced, but Quetta Gladiators – led by Sarfaraz Ahmed – turned the tables as soon the tournament started and surprised everyone with their performance in the inaugural edition of Pakistan Super League by ending up […]

Pakistan’s captaincy dilemma: Three out of five captains in PSL 2017 are foreign

Pakistan’s captaincy dilemma: Three out of five captains in PSL 2017 are foreign

At a time when cricket circles in Pakistan are debating whether to transfer captaincy from Azhar Ali to Sarfraz Ahmed, it is worth noting that captaincy is indeed a critical problem facing the country right now. This is glaringly evident from the fact that three out of the five franchises in the upcoming second edition […]

Moeen Ali, Dilshan, Roy picked in PSL replacement draft

Moeen Ali, Dilshan, Roy picked in PSL replacement draft

LAHORE: A replacement draft for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 edition was finalized here on Monday to facilitate the inclusion of replacement foreign players after some of the players picked in the original draft dropped out of the competition due to injuries, unavailability, international commitments or bans. Team managements of the PSL franchises were […]