The colorful festival of Pakistan Super League 2021 will be held from February 20 to March 22 in Karachi and Lahore. Pakistan Super league 2021 will be consist of the total 6 teams. Earlier in Janurary For drafting in Lahore, the franchises released a list of their remaining players.
Due to the current Corona pandemic Pakistan Super league 2021 will be held with the bio bubble secure protocols. To perfomr in PSL 2021 All foreign players must be arived on 15th Febuary 2021. After arrival each player will go through corona test twice. After coming both the test results negative playeers will allowred to enter the bio secure bubble and to practice with the franchise team.
Pakistan Super League 2021 Venues & Total Matches
Pakistan Super league 2021 will consist of total 34 games, where each team will paly total of 10 games before they enter into the playoff of PSL 2021. Pakistan Super League 2021 will be hosted in only two venues this year becasue of the ongoning corona situation. Karachi National stadium will host 17 games while Gaddafi Stadium Lahore will host 17 Games.
Pakistan Super League 2021 will kick start on 20th February where Defending Champion Karachi Kings under the captaincy of Imad Waseem will take on Quetta Gladiators. Final of PSL 2021 will be played on 22nd March in Gaddafi Stadium Lahore. After the recent decision by Pakistan Cricket Board it is verified that there will be total 7500 peopeles allowed inside the National Stadium Karachi while 5500 Peoples will be allowed inside the Gaddafi Stadum Lahore to watch the match.
Karachi Kings retained Emad Wasim, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Sharjeel Khan, Amir Yameen, Colin Ingram, Waqas Maqsood and Arshad Iqbal. The Lahore Qalandars will play alongside Mohammad Hafeez, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Fakhr Zaman, David Wiese, Haris Rauf, Ben Dunk, Dilbar Hussain and Sohail Akhtar. Islamabad United have relied on Alex Hales, Colin Monroe, Fahim Ashraf, Hussain Talat, Asif Ali, Zafar Gohar and Musa Khan. Team Peshawar Zalmi did not let Wahab Riaz, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal, Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali go anywhere.
The Quetta Gladiators retained Sarfraz Ahmed, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Azam Khan, Naseem Shah, Zahid Mahmood, and Anwar Ali. Multan Sultans once again included Shahid Afridi, Riley Russo, Sohail Tanveer, Imran Tahir, Khushdil Shah, James Owens, Shaun Masood and Usman Qadir in the team. According to the administration, more than 400 foreign players have registered for PSL 6.
Full squads of Pakistan Super League 2021
Karachi Kings: Imad Wasim, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir, Colin Ingram, Amir Yamin, Sharjeel Khan, Waqas Masood, Arshad lqbal, Mohammad Nabi, Dan Christian, Chadwick Walton, Joe Clarke, Noor Ahmad, Danish Aziz, Mohammad Ilyas, Zeeshan Malik, Qasim Akram
Lahore Qalandars: Mohammad Hafeez, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Fakhar Zaman, David Wiese, Haris Rauf, Ben Dunk, Dilbar Hussain, Sohail Akhtar, Zaid Alam, Rashid Khan, Joe Denly, Maaz Khan, Samit Patel, Tom Abell, Zeeshan Ashraf, Salman All Agha, Mohammad Faizan, Ahmed Danyal
Islamabad United: Shadab Khan, Alex Hales, Colin Munro, Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat, Asif All, Muhammad Musa Khan, Zafar Gohar, Hassan Ali, Chris Jordan, Lewis Gregory, Phil Salt, Rohail Nazir, Reece Topley, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Iftikhar Ahmed, Akif Javed, Ahmed Saifi Abdullah
Multan Sultans: Shahid Afridi, Rilee Rossouw, Sohail Tanvir, Imran Tahir, Khushdil Shah, James Vince, Shan Masood, Sohail Khan, Usman Qadir, Chris Lynn, Mohammad Rizwan, Carlos Braithwaite, Sohaib Maqsood, Sohaib Ullah, Imran Khan Sr, Adam Lyth, Shahnawaz Dhani, Muhammad Umar
Quetta Gladiators: Sarfaraz Ahmed, Ben Cutting, Mohammad Hasnain, Mohammad Nawaz, Azam Khan, Naseem Shah, Zahid Mehmood, Anwar Ali, Chris Gayle, Dale Steyn, Usman Khan, Tom Banton, Usman Khan Shinwari, Saim Ayub, Cameron Delport, Arish Ali Khan, Qais Ahmad, Abdul Nasir
Peshawar Zalmi: Wahab Riaz, Shoaib Malik, Kamran Akmal, Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali, David Miller, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Ravi Bopara, Sherfane Rutherford, lbrar Ahmed, Amad Butt, Umaid Asif, Mohammad Amir Khan, Saqib Mahmood, Imam-ul-Haq, Muhammad Imran, Mohammad Irfan