PSL 2018 Team Owners
Pakistan Super League (PSL) is a men’s professional T20 cricket league. It is sanctioned by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). PSL represents the sport’s highest level in Pakistan. The league was founded in Lahore on 8 September 2015 and consisted of 5 teams which were named after big cities of Pakistan. PSL 2018 team owners, players are provided.
Instead of operating as an association of independently owned teams, the league is a single entity in which each franchise is owned and controlled by investors. The commercial rights to the initial franchises were sold for ₨985 crore ($91.4 million) for a span of 10 years in December 2015. Here you have PSL 2018 team owners.
The PSL season take place in February. Format of PSL is that each team playing 10 matches in double round-robin format. After league stage, the top 4 teams with the best record qualify for the Playoffs and comes to an end as the championship game, the PSL Final. The league’s head offices are directed out of the Pakistan Cricket Board head office in Lahore.
Due to the security reasons, the first season was played entirely in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The inaugural champions were Islamabad United. Peshawar Zalmi were the 2017 PSL Champions, having defeated Quetta Gladiators in Lahore on 5 March 2017.
PSL 2018 comprises of 6 teams as 6th team was added last year named as Multan Sultan. Multan Sultans became the sixth side to join the Pakistan Super League following a bidding procedure. They join the Peshawar Zalmi, Lahore Qalandars, Karachi Kings, Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United as the other teams in the competition.
Last season of PSL got into controversy of fixing before start of the tournament. PSL comity took action along with the PCB officials to safe the tournament and players from the dirty hands and minds of cricket enemies. Now they make sure that no one was involved in fixing as already this thing cost more than 10 years damage to Pakistan cricket.
PSL 2018 draft was held on 12th November. Venue of this event was National Cricket Academy Lahore.Due to addition of Multan Sultans, PSL now have 6 teams to compete. Multan Sultans will be captained by experienced Shoaib Malik and Tom Moody was announced to be the coach of this new team.
Old five teams were allowed to retain maximum of 9 players. Other than retained players, remaining players of previous year’s squad were released. Multan Sultans were allowed to pick pre-draft players from the poll of released players. Remaining PSL draft thing can be seen here: PSL Draft 2018.
PSL 2018 schedule came with good news for Pakistan Cricket and also for Pakistani cricket fans as last three matches will going to be played in Lahore and Karachi. PSL 2018 will be kick off from 22nd February with Champions Peshawar Zalmi taking on Multan Sultans. PSL schedule 2018 was announced in December.
The HBL PSL 2018 teams and players list is placed here. The Pakistan Super League squads for the third edition of the competition are finalized. PSL 2018 Draft date was 12th November. Pakistan Super League 2018 schedule is now available. PSL 2018 schedule and teams are provided here. PSL 2018 team owners are also updated.
PSL 2018 Team Owners
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