PSL 5 Teams 2020
The HBL PSL players list is placed here. The fifth season of the Pakistan Super League will be held on February 20, 2020, and the PSL 2020 squads for all teams are now announced at the end of the PSL Draft that was held on December 6. This year, all the games in the PSL will be played in Pakistan.
Usually, every season, teams are allowed to retain a handful of players while the rest of them are released back into the PSL Draft. Then, based on what the teams need, their pick in the Draft and the remaining players, they fill up their entire squads. A list of players released by the PSL franchises for the 2020 PSL along with those retained by them was updated on December 2, 2019.
The PSL squads have been updated below with the final teams for the 2020 version of the tournament at the end of Draft that was held on December 6. The PSL teams 2020 list of players are below.
PSL 2020 Squad All Teams
|Teams||PSL 2020 Teams Squad players list|
|Islamabad United||Shadab Khan (captain), Faheem Ashraf, Asif Ali, Luke Ronchi, Hussain Talat, Amad Butt, Musa Khan, Dale Steyn, Colin Ingram, Colin Munro, Rumman Raees, Rizwan Hussain, Phil Salt, Zafar Gohar, Akif Javed, Ahmed Safi Abdullah, Saif Badar, Dawid Malan (replacement pick for Rassie van der Dussen).|
|Karachi Kings||Imad Wasim (captain), Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Iftikhar Ahmed, Aamir Yamin, Usama Mir, Umer Khan, Alex Hales, Chris Jordan, Sharjeel Khan, Cameron Delport, Mohammad Rizwan, Umaid Asif, Chadwick Walton (replacement pick for Dan Lawrence), Ali Khan, Arshad Iqbal, Mitch McClenaghan (replacement pick for Liam Plunkett), Awais Zia|
|Peshawar Zalmi||Darren Sammy (captain), Hasan Ali, Carlos Brathwaite (replacement pick for Kieron Pollard), Wahab Riaz, Kamran Akmal, Imam-ul-Haq, Umar Amin, Tom Banton, Shoaib Malik, Liam Dawson, Mohammad Mohsin, Rahat Ali, Lewis Gregory (replacement pick for Dwaine Pretorius), Adil Amin, Amir Khan, Aamir Ali, Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali|
|Quetta Gladiators||Sarfaraz Ahmed (captain), Mohammad Nawaz, Shane Watson, Ahmed Shehzad, Umar Akmal (suspended before the start of the PSL), Mohammad Hasnain, Ahsan Ali, Naseem Shah, Jason Roy, Ben Cutting, Fawad Ahmed, Sohail Khan, Tymal Mills, Abdul Nasir, Arish Ali Khan, Azam Khan, Zahid Mehmood (replacement pick for Keemo Paul), Khurram Manzoor|
|Lahore Qalandars||Sohail Akhtar (captain), Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Hafeez, Shaheen Shah Afridi, David Wiese, Usman Shinwari, Haris Rauf, Salman Butt, Chris Lynn, Samit Patel, Seekkuge Prasanna, Ben Dunk, Farzan Raja, Jaahid Ali, Muhammad Faizan, Dane Vilas (replacement pick for Lendl Simmons), Dilbar Hussain.|
|Multan Sultans||Shaan Masood (captain), Mohammad Irfan, Shahid Afridi, James Vince, Junaid Khan, Moeen Ali, Rilee Rossouw, Zeeshan Ashraf, Ravi Bopara, Sohail Tanvir, Ali Shafiq, Khushdil Shah, Usman Qadir, Wayne Madsen (replacement pick for Fabian Allen), Mohammad Ilyas, Rohail Nazir, Imran Tahir, Bilawal Bhatti.|
Each team was allowed to retain up to eight players, and most of the sides availed of that option heading into the PSL draft. The 2020 PSL draft will be held on December 6, 2019.
Among those retained by their respective teams, Babar Azam leads the pack with the Karachi Kings opting to hold on to him in the Platinum Category. Shahid Afridi led the Multan Sultans list of retained players while the likes of Shadab Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Mohammad Nawaz and Hasan Ali will continue to play for their respective teams from the previous season. Updated below is the list of all the players retained by the PSL teams.
Quetta Gladiators brought in hard-hitting England opener Jason Roy, Aussie all-rounder Ben Cutting and leggie Fawad Ahmed, while exciting bat Tom Banton was picked by Peshawar Zalmi. Zalmi also went for Shoaib Malik, Liam Dawson and Rahat Ali in their setup.
Multan Sultans picked up Moeen Ali and Rilee Rossouw in the draft while giving Ravi Bopara another chance in their setup, while Lahore Qalandars had Chris Lynn leading the way for them as he looks to build on his T10 form along with Samit Patel, Ben Dunk and Lendl Simmons.
Dale Steyn will lead the pace bowling attack for Islamabad United, who will also have Colin Ingram, Colin Munro and Rassie van der Dussen while Alex Hales joins Karachi Kings, along with English pacers Chris Jordan and Liam Plunkett. The 6 Pakistan Super League 2020 teams are placed above. The PSL 2020 tickets details is placed here.
The country has a strong cricketing heritage and keeps dishing out prominent players on the scene. The country’s capacity at hurling fast bowlers on the cricketing arena is almost incredible. The administrators are tweaking last year’s faults to ensure that everything is hunky-dory with Pakistan set to host all the matches next season. The HBL PSL 2020 players list is placed above.