Karachi Kings 2017 Squad

Karachi Kings Team 2017 Players List

PSL 2017 Karachi Kings players rundown is put here. After a shaking inaugural version of the Pakistan Super ALeague, the second season proceeds in 2017, and the Karachi Kings are set up pleasantly for the competition. Karachi Kings have exchanged Sohail Tanvir to Lahore Qalandars and acquired Chris Gayle in what might have been the greatest exchange before the PSL Draft.

Key Players on Karachi Kings team: Ravi Bopara, Kumar Sangakkara, Mohammad Amir, Kieron Pollard, Chris Gayle

Karachi decided to not change players during the PSL Replacement Draft having all their players available to them during the period of the tournament.

The Kings have made some wily recruitment in the PSL player draft. Kumar Sangakkara will skipper the side after being led by Pakistan international batsman Shoaib Malik last season. His performance in the CPL was quite encouraging, and he has gone from strength to strength since then.

Shoaib Malik was the captain in the first season, yet he quit for the second part of the competition, and Ravi Bopara was gotten as the captain. Now Sangakkara takes over the role from Malik and Bopara.

His international teammates Mohammad Amir, Imad Wasim and Sohail Tanvir also find a place in the side. Tanvir is a helpful bowler to have who can swing the ball both ways while Amir can turn out to be a critical select. The left-handed quick bowler has made a consistent comeback after serving a 5-year restriction from the game and is on edge to reestablish his notoriety for being one of the finest bowlers in Pakistan.

Karachi have also made some significant additions when it comes to foreign players with Chris Gayle, their most high-profile player. He has been sensational in the IPL  and Lahore’s misfortune will be Karachi’s gain and will be a key player for Karachi kings as All-rounder.

They have likewise gained Ravi Bopara and Mahela Jayawardene for the side with Imad Wasim making an essential presence in the team from PAK. Bopara won the man of the tournament award last season while Jayawardene features just in T20 around the globe. On the other side, Wasim is one of the greatest future stars in this format.

Salman Iqbal purchased the side at an incredible cost of $2.4 million US dollars. They have selected former South African global mentor Mickey Arthur as their team manager while former Pakistan leg-spinner Mushtaq Ahmed will fill in as his aide and Bowling Coach. Karachi Kings players 2017 list is placed below.

 

Karachi Kings 2017 Squad

Pakistani Players List

  • Shoaib Malik
  • Babar Azam
  • Imad Wasim
  • Mohammad Amir
  • Sohail Khan
  • Saifullah Bangash
  • Shazaib Hasan
  • Kashif Bhatti
  • Khurram Manzoor
  • Abrar Ahmed
  • Abdul Hameed/Hasan Mohsin

Foreign Players List

  • Kumar Sangakkara (Captain)
  • Ravi Bopara
  • Chris Gayle
  • Kieron Pollard
  • Ryan McLaren

Supplementary Players List

  • Mahela Jayawardene
  • Usama Mir
  • Rahat Ali
  • Amad Alam

PSL 2017 Karachi Kings Schedule

Date Karachi Kings Fixtures Venue
February 10, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Peshawar Zalmi Dubai
February 11, 2017 Quetta Gladiators vs. Karachi Kings Dubai
February 16, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Lahore Qalandars Sharjah
February 17, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Islamabad United Sharjah
February 19, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Peshawar Zalmi Sharjah
February 23, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Quetta Gladiators Dubai
February 25, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Lahore Qalandars Dubai
February 26, 2017 Karachi Kings vs. Islamabad United Dubai

Updated: February 4, 2017 — 12:05 pm

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