Here are the list of teams and players who will be featuring in the eight edition of Pakistan Super League 2023.
The tournament will be played from from February 9 to March 19 2023. The teams featuring are Karachi Kings, Peshawar Zalmi, Quetta Gladiators, Multan Sultans, Lahore Qalandars & Islamabad United. respectively.
Islamabad have roped in Rassie van der Dussen for all rounder Moeen Ali who has made himself unavailable until the playoffs due to commitments with England.
Shadab Khan (c), Asif Ali (vc), Mohammad Wasim, Azam Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Colin Munro, Paul Stirling, Alex Hales, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Fazalhaq Farooqi, Abrar Ahmed, Sohaib Maqsood, Rumman Raees, Zeeshan Zameer, Hassan Nawaz, Rassie van der Dussen,Mubasir Khan, Tom Curran, Zafar Gohar, Gus Atkinson (partial replacement for Rahmanullah Gurbaz) & Tymal Mills (partial replacement for Alex Hales)
List of players retained for 2023 PSL season:
Islamabad United: Shadab Khan (c), Asif Ali (vc), Mohammad Wasim Jr, Azam Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Hasan Ali, Colin Munro and Paul Stirling
Karachi Kings have roped in Adam Rossington in place of James Vince will miss the 7th, 8th & 9th game of PSL.
Karachi Kings Squad
Haider Ali, Imad Wasim (c), Mohammad Amir, Shoaib Malik, Aamir Yamin, Mir Hamza, Sharjeel Khan, Qasim Akram, Matthew Wade, Imran Tahir, Adam Rossington, James Fuller, Andrew Tye, Tayyab Tahir, Mohammad Akhlaq, Irfan Khan, Tabraiz Shamsi & Mohammad Umar, Ben Cutting, Musa Khan & Faisal Akram (partial replacement for Tabraiz Shamsi)
Karachi Kings: Haider Ali, Imad Wasim (c), Mohammad Amir, Shoaib Malik, Aamir Yamin, Mir Hamza, Sharjeel Khan & Qasim Akram
Lahore Qalandars squad
Rashid Khan, Haris Rauf, Shaheen Shah Afridi (c), David Wiese, Abdullah Shafique, Harry Brook, Kamran Ghulam, Zaman Khan, Fakhar Zaman, Hussain Talat, Sikandar Raza, Liam Dawson, Dilbar Hussain, Mirza Tahir Baig, Ahmed Danlyal, Shawaiz Irfan, Jordan Cox, Jalat Khan, Ahsan Bhatti, Sam Billings (partial replacement for Rashid Khan), Shane Dadswell (replacement for Harry Brook) & Kusal Mendis (partial replacement for Jordan Cox)
Lahore Qalandars: Rashid Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi (c), David Wiese, Abdullah Shafique, Harry Brook, Kamran Ghulam, Zaman Khan & Haris Rauf
Shahnawaz Dahani has been ruled out of the Pakistan Super League due to finger injury. Multan Sultans have not named a replacement for Dahani.
Multan Sultans Squad
Mohammad Rizwan (c), Khushdil Shah, Rilee Rossouw, Shan Masood, Tim David, Abbas Afridi, Ihsanullah, David Miller, Josh Little, Akeal Hosein, Usama Mir, Usman Khan, Sameen Gul, Anwar Ali, Mohammad Sarwar, Adil Rashid, Arafat Minhas, Kieron Pollard, Ammad Butt, Wayne Parnell (partial/full replacement for Adil Rashid) & Izharulhaq Naveed (partial replacement for David Miller)
Multan Sultans: Mohammad Rizwan (c), Khushdil Shah, Rilee Rossouw, Shan Masood (vc), Shahnawaz Dahani, Tim David, Abbas Afridi and Ihsanullah
Peter Hatzoglou has been included for Peshwar Zalmi in place of Mujeeb ur Rehman who will be available after 19th February.
Peshawar Zalmi squad
Babar Azam (c), Sherfane Rutherford, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Haris, Aamir Jamal, Salman Irshad, Tom-Kohler Cadmore, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Rovman Powell, Peter Hatzoglou, Danish Aziz, Arshad Iqbal, Saim Ayub, Usman Qadir, Sufiyan Muqeem, HaseebUllah Khan, Jimmy Neesham, Khurram Shahzad, Haris Sohail & Richard Gleeson ( partial replacement for Rovman Powell)
Peshawar Zalmi: Babar Azam (c), Sherfane Rutherford, Wahab Riaz, Mohammad Haris, Aamir Jamal, Salman Irshad & Tom-Kohler Cadmore
Gladiators have signed in Mohammad Hafeez for Ahsan Ali who has been ruled out due to a knee injury. Wanindu Hasaranga has opted out of PSL as Sri Lanka look to manage his workload. He will be replaced by Afghanistan legspinner Qais Ahmad.
Quetta Gladiators Squad
Mohammad Nawaz, Iftikhar Ahmed, Jason Roy, Mohammad Hasnain, Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Naveen ul Haq, Umar Akmal, Will Smeed, Qais Ahmed , Naseem Shah, Odean Smith,, Mohammad Hafeez, Umaid Asif, Muhammad Zahid, Abdul Bangalzai, Aimal Khan, Martin Guptill, Omair Bin Yousuf, Qais Ahmed, Saud Shakeel, Dwaine Pretorius (partial replacement for Odean Smith), Will Jacks (partial replacement for Jason Roy) & Nuwan Thushara (partial replacement for Naveen ul Haq)
Quetta Gladiators: Mohammad Nawaz, Iftikhar Ahmed, Jason Roy, Mohammad Hasnain, Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Naveen ul Haq, Umar Akmal & Will Smeed