Pakistan Super League(PSL)
PSL is a domestic level cricket tournament first edition of Pakistan super league consist of 5 teams. Each team consist of 16 players. PSL Will start in 4 February 2016. Foreign and national players both are participating in Pakistan Super League. Each team have 5 foreign and 11 national players. Main headquarter for PSL is located in Lahore. PSL provides great entertainment of T20 cricket to all over the world.UNITED ARAB EMIRATES(UAE) will host the first edition of PSL. 90 International players belongs to 9 different countries participating in PSL.
Karachi Kings is the most expensive team in first edition of PSL, Shoaib Mailk is captin of Karachi Kings in first edition.
Teams And Players
Kevin Pietersen (ENG), Sarfraz Ahmed, Ahmed Shehzad, Anwar Ali, Jason Holder (WI), Luke Wright (ENG), Zulfiqar Babar, Umar Gul, Elton Chigumbura (ZIM), Bilal Asif, Asad Shafiq, Mohammad Nawaz, Saad Nasim, Mohammad Nabi (AFG), Akbar-ur-Rehman, Bismillah Khan
Supplementary: Kumar Sangakkara, Aizaz Cheema, Ramiz Raja Jr.
Chris Gayle (WI), Dwayne Bravo (WI), Umar Akmal, Mohammad Rizwan, Yasir Shah, Sohaib Maqsood, Mustafizur Rehman (BAN), Kevon Cooper (WI), Cameron Delport (RSA), Zafar Gohar, Hammad Azam, Zia-ul-Haq, Zohaib Khan, Azhar Ali, Naved Yasin, Adnan Rasool
Supplementary: Abdul Razzaq, Mukhtar Ahmad, Ehsan Adil, Imran Butt.
Shoaib Malik, Shakib ul Hasan (BAN), Sohail Tanvir, Imad Wasim, Ravi Bopara (ENG), Lendl Simmons (WI), Mohammad Aamir, Bilawal Bhatti, James Vince (ENG), Iftikhar Ahmad, Nauman Anwar, Mushfiqur Rahim (BAN), Usama Mir, Sohail Khan, Mir Hamza, Saifullah Bangash
Supplementary: Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shahzaib Hassan, Fawad Alam.
Shane Watson (AUS), Andre Russell (WI), Misbah ul Haq, Samuel Badree (WI), Mohammad Irfan, Brad Haddin (AUS), Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Sami, Khalid Latif, Babar Azam, Imran Khalid, Kamran Ghulam, Umar Amin, Sam Billings (ENG), Rumman Raees, Amad Butt
Supplementary: Ashar Zaidi, Saeed Ajmal, Umar Siddiq.
Shahid Afridi, Wahab Riaz, Darren Sammy (WI), Kamran Akmal, Mohammad Hafeez, Chris Jordan(ENG), Tamim Iqbal (BAN), Junaid Khan, Jim Allenby (ENG), Aamer Yamin, Dawid Malan (ENG), Imran Khan Jr, Shahid Yousuf, Abdur Rehman, Musadiq Ahmed, Hassan Ali
Supplementary: Brad Hodge, Israrullah, Taj Wali.
Team Owners, Captains, Prices and Coaches
Venture Capital Leonine Global Sports (Ali Naqvi), Misbah-ul-Haq, US$1.5 million, Dean Jones.
ARY Media Group(Salman Iqbal, Chief Executive Officer), Shoaib Malik, US$26 Million, Mickey Arthur.
Haier Pakistan (Javed Afridi, Chief Executive Officer), Shaid Afridi, US$16 Million, Mohammad Akram.
Omar Associates (Nadeem Omar, Director), Sarraz Ahmed, US$11 Million, Moin Khan.
Qatar Lubricants Company Limited (Fawad Rana, Managing Director), Azhar Ali, US$2.5 million, Paddy Upton
According to the former players of Pakistan cricketers the structure of Pakistan cricket will change after the PSL because the domestic structure will become stronger, young cricketers got chance to play with International players, skills of young cricketers will improved and learn more things from experienced players.