Lahore Qalandars Team 2017 Players List

Lahore Qalandars Squad for PSL 2017

Lahore Qalandars Squad

Lahore Qalandars 2017 Team Squad

PSL Lahore Qalandars players list is placed here. The second edition of the Pakistan Super League is set to get under way early next year in the month of February. Lahore Qalandars gave away Chris Gayle to Karachi Kings for Sohail Tanvir which was bit of a surprise and they will hope it is a move that does not come back to bite them. Sohaib Maqsood was traded with Aamer Yamin of Peshawar Zalmi.

Key Players in Lahore Qalandar team 2017: Brendon McCullum, Umar Akmal, Sohail Tanvir, Sunil Narine, Yasir Shah, James Franklin, Jason Roy, Azhar Ali.

Qalandars’ Tanvir might feature in Australia’s BBL

Unfortunately for the Lahore Qalandars West Indies all-rounder Dwayne Bravo won’t be available for the competition after his injury during the Big Bash League which means England opener Jason Roy comes into the squad. He will be a part of the squad till February 20. Shaun Tait misses out because of injury and that means Aussie spinner Chris Green gets his first look-in to a domestic T20 tournament outside Australia. Anton Devcich has also been replaced by fellow Kiwi all-rounder James Franklin.

Former South Africa international coach Paddy Upton has been put in charge by the owners of this franchise. Upton is a reputed coach with plenty of experience at the biggest stage and his presence in the dressing room is likely to have a very positive impact on the players.

The draft process was conducted across a couple of days in the same manner in which it is done in the United States for the National Football League (NFL). Lahore struck big in the player draft especially when it came to foreign players.

During the Draft, the Qalandars have also recruited South African Cameron Delport in their line-up.

Umar Akmal leads the presence as far as Pakistani internationals are concerned besides Mohammad Rizwan, Yasir Shah, Azhar Ali, Bilawal Bhatti and Sohail Tanvir.

Akmal’s career blossomed early on but his stock has since fallen. He is currently in a battle to hold down his place in the Pakistan lineup and the tournament can decide his future as an international cricketer as well

The one other change has been the passing of captaincy from Azhar Ali to Brendon McCullum. Azhar continues to remain a part of the Lahore side but the role has been taken over by the former Kiwi skipper McCullum for this season.

The Lahore franchise were bought by the Qatar Oil Group for a princely sum of $2.4 million (USD). They have been able to pool some of the best talents from within Pakistan as well as world cricket as the world gets ready for the first ever Pakistan Super League. The owner of the Lahore franchise (Fawad Rana) has now acquired the Durban T20 Global League South Africa teamLahore Qalandar squad 2017 players list is placed below.

Lahore Qalandars Squad 2017

Pakistani PlayersInternational Players
Umar AkmalBrendon McCullum (Captain)
Azhar AliSunil Narine
Sohail TanvirJason Roy
Aamer YaminJames Franklin
Yasir ShahCameron Delport
Zafar GoharSupplementary Foreign Players
Usman QadirChris Green
Fakhar ZamanGrant Elliot
Mohammad Rizwan
Ghulam Mudassar
Bilawal Bhatti
Supplementary Pakistan Players
Saif Badar
Mohammad Irfan (Jr.)

PSL 2017 Lahore Qalandars Schedule

LQ team schedule is placed below;

DateLahore Qalandars FixturesVenue
February 10Lahore vs QuettaDubai
February 11Islamabad vs LahoreDubai
February 12Peshawar vs LahoreDubai
February 16Lahore vs KarachiSharjah
February 18Quetta vs LahoreSharjah
February 20Lahore vs IslamabadSharjah
February 24Peshawar vs LahoreDubai
February 25Lahore vs KarachiDubai
227 comments… add one
  • ahmad Feb 11, 2017, 9:18 am

    All players are now under pressure after curruption scandle and it will also effect the festival exitment

  • Bilal Rizwan Feb 10, 2017, 6:24 pm

    Dilhon ka badshah kings nahi qalandars hain

    Best of luck QALANDARS

  • bilalkhan Feb 10, 2017, 2:34 pm

    inshaallah qalandar win the mach

  • mazhar iqbal Feb 10, 2017, 12:07 pm

    lahore win80%

  • Nauman ali Feb 10, 2017, 4:55 am

    Best of luck Lahore Qalandars

  • faisal Feb 9, 2017, 12:41 pm

    Dama dam mast qalander lahore qalander

  • zeeshan ALI Feb 9, 2017, 11:41 am

    best of luck lahore inshah’ALLAH qlandars will played well

  • imran khan Feb 9, 2017, 10:17 am

    best wishes to lahore qalandars
    previous team was much more better than now hope so this time qalandars will make better strategy and will achieve victory

  • Rao Aftab Feb 9, 2017, 8:42 am

    LQ jeety ga insha Allah

  • saqib abbasi Feb 9, 2017, 4:12 am

    best of luck lahore qalandars

  • M. IRFAN YOUSAF Feb 9, 2017, 4:02 am

    INSHA ALLAH Qalandars will win. we are with Qalandars. DAMADAM MAST

  • M. IRFAN YOUSAF Feb 9, 2017, 3:59 am

    assalam o alaikum to all.
    our best wishes with LAHORE QALANDARS. INSHA ALLAH QALANDARS will win.

  • Asad BuTt Feb 9, 2017, 3:06 am

    Its Lahore time

    • salman Feb 10, 2017, 5:00 am

      bhai lahor qalander m kon player khelenge

  • Asad BuTt Feb 9, 2017, 3:06 am

    InShahAllah Lahore will win

  • atif jutt Feb 9, 2017, 2:17 am

    Dama dam mast qalander lahore qalander

  • FaWaDi 17 Feb 8, 2017, 5:07 pm

    Best oF luck

  • Fateh Chaudhary Feb 8, 2017, 3:41 pm

    Go Ahead Qalandars!

  • atif Feb 8, 2017, 2:18 pm

    Jeetay ga in sha Allah

  • Noum jam Feb 8, 2017, 1:49 pm

    This is still the weakest team except spin department rest of team but they are lahories with brave hearts so I am looking forward for some good performances from local cricketers as well as from The Foreigners . Best of luck Team…
    Lahore Qalandars

    • FaWaDi 17 Feb 8, 2017, 5:05 pm

      Best oF LuCk Shahzadioo????

  • ch Qamar akmal Feb 8, 2017, 4:43 am

    Lahore ny jeet jna es dafa insallah I want umar akmal played will good luck team Lahore

  • Daim Feb 7, 2017, 5:02 pm

    Bakwas players in L.Q

    • sunny Feb 7, 2017, 6:27 pm

      mun nai changa te gaal changi kar le
      laanti bache baqwas tun band kar

    • FARRUKH Feb 9, 2017, 10:23 am

      kai akhda piyan daim sahab

  • Lahore Feb 7, 2017, 1:30 pm

    Jeete ga inshallah

  • Kami Awan Feb 7, 2017, 1:29 pm

    Lahore Win With McCallum InshAllah

    • waseem Feb 9, 2017, 11:33 am

      hopfully

  • Ahsan Akhter Feb 7, 2017, 5:45 am

    Lahore qalander inshallah win the tournament…but this team is need the real fast boweler like michal joanson or shaun tait or T.boult…best of luck for lahore…

  • adeel Feb 6, 2017, 8:43 pm

    Lahore calandar best of luck zinda bad

    • Ismail raza Feb 6, 2017, 10:21 pm

      Bast of lak

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