Karachi Kings has been an integral part of Pakistan Super League since the league started. On 03 December 2015, PCB unveiled the franchises to interested parties. Karachi kings was purchased by Salman Iqbal (CEO ARY Media Group) for US $26 Million for the period of Ten Years.
Karachi Kings Schedule PSL 2019
|15th February||Friday||Multan Sultans v Karachi Kings||Dubai|
|16th February||Saturday||Lahore Qalandars v Karachi Kings||Dubai|
|21st February||Thursday||Peshawar Zalmi v Karachi Kings||Sharjah|
|23rd February||Saturday||Islamabad United v Karachi Kings||Sharjah|
|24th February||Sunday||Quetta Gladiators v Karachi Kings||Sharjah|
|27th February||Wednesday||Karachi Kings v Islamabad United||Dubai|
|28th February||Thursday||Karachi Kings v Lahore Qalandars||Dubai|
|4th March||Monday||Karachi Kings v Multan Sultans||Abu Dhabi|
|7th March||Thursday||Karachi Kings v Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi|
|10th March||Sunday||Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||Karachi|
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Karachi Kings Squad For PSL 2019
Karachi Kings squad 2019 – Draft Picks
- Sikandar Raza – Gold
- Awais Zia – Silver
- Osama Mir – Silver
- Aaron Summers – Silver
- Sohail Khan – Silver
- Iftikhar Ahmed – Silver
- Ali Imran – Emerging
- Abrar Ahmed – Emerging
- Aamer Yamin – Supplementary
- Jaahid Ali – Supplementary
- Ben Dunk – Supplementary
- Liam Livingstone – Supplementary
Karachi Kings squad 2019 – Player retention list
The Karachi Kings player retention list for PSL 2019 has been announced. The major move from the franchise was deciding against retaining Shahid Afridi. The retained players are as under:
- Colin Munro
- Babar Azam
- Colin Ingram (Ambassador)
- Imad Wasim
- Usman Shinwari
- Mohammad Rizwan
- Ravi Bopara
- Mohammad Amir
Well looking at the list we find that Karachi Kings has done some amazing changes to the team. The management has retained the experienced and successful players that performed superb in the PSL 2018. Those Key players that are retained are , Babar Azam, Colin Ingram, Imad Waseem, Usman Shanwari, Ravi Bopara and Mohammad Amir.
Note that these are the lethal weapons of the Karachi Kings.
Karachi Kings Draft Pickes include,
Only one player seems to be in the Gold Category. Which means that Karchi Kings couldn’t pick some of the destructive players of the World. There seems to be danger for Karachi Kings Team in PSL 2019.
- Awais Zia
- Osama Mir
- Aaron Summers
- Sohail Khan
- Iftikhar Ahmed
- Ali Imran
- Abrar Ahmed
- Aamer Yamin
- Jaahid Ali
- Ben Dunk
- Liam Livingstone
KARACHI KINGS – NAME & LOGO:
Name & Logo The logo of Karachi Kings team features a lion while name of the team is written below in white and gold colors. In a revealed ceremony, team owner Salman Iqbal said that the theme & logo of the team represents the true spirit and resilience of Karachi. Jersey color of Karachi Kings is blue and gold.
After having a pair of really underwhelming seasons, the Karachi Kings will need to do a lot better in this 4th season of the Pakistan Super League. If the owners wants to have the trophy in their hand in PSL 2019 Karachi Kings need to do something out of the box.
Karachi Kings need to avoid some unexpected decisions like they did in the past. One such example was shocking decision of dropping of Christopher Henry Gayle as he is considered as the deadliest batsman of the T20 world as he is such kind of a player who can mesmerize you in any game.
Letting burst off Chris Gayle, they have got managed to maintain again Pakistan’s Usman Khan and Usama Mir while Ravi Boparai gets some other pass. His wibble-wobble medium-pacers can be of use on sluggish and sluggish surfaces.
KARACHI KINGS – TEAM HISTORY:
The facet might be led with the aid of Imad Wasim and also will have Babar Azzam and Mohammad Amir of their line-up, thereby making it a side this is very dependent on their Pakistani Players to dish out an awesome overall performance throughout the 3rd PSL Season.
What happened in PSL 3 – 2018
Imad Wasim is one in every of the most important upcoming stars on this layout of the game. In what got here as very interesting news, legendary all-rounder Shahid Afridi decided to enroll in the Kings from Peshawar Zalmi’s and Mohammad Rizwan became traded for Suhail Khan from Lahore Qalandars.
Babar Azam, Imad Wasim (Captain), Mohammad Amir, Mohammad Rizwan, Usman Shinwari,
Ravi Bopara, Colin Ingram, Colin Munro
PSL Other Team 2019
The other Teams participating along with United are;
In Pakistan Super League 2018, each team is supposed to play 2 matches against its counterpart. The matches schedule is provided here . Don’t miss any Single match of this sensational season. The 1st match will begin immediately after Opening Ceremony and the feast will begin.
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|City||Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan|
|Home ground||National Stadium|
KARACHI KINGS SQUAD FOR PSL 2018
|YEAR||KIT MANUFACTURER||CHEST BRANDING||FRONT BRANDING||BACK BRANDING||SLEEVE BRANDING|
|2016||AJ Sports||The Arkadians||Bahria Town||Summit Bank||Oye Hoye Chips, Karachi Electrics, Shield Products & Lgloo ice-cream.|
|2017||AJ Sports||The Arkadians||Bahria Town||Bridge Power Batteries||Oye Hoye Chips, Tapal Tea & Shield Products.|
KARACHI KINGS TEAM SQUAD 2018:
|Colin Ingram||Left Handed Batsman||US $ 140,000||2018||Overseas|
|Eoin Morgan||Left Handed Batsman||Amount Disclosed||2018||Overseas|
|Colin Munro||Left Handed Batsman||Amount Disclosed||2018||Overseas|
|Baber Azam||Right Handed Batsman||US $ 70,000||2017||Local|
|Khurram Manzoor||Right Handed Batsman||US $ 25,000||2017||Local|
|Imad Wasim||Left Arm Batsman & Left-arm Orthodox||US $ 70,000||2016||Local|
|Shahid Afridi||Right Handed Batsman & Right arm Leg Spin||US $ 140,000||2018||Local|
|Ravi Bopara||Right Handed Batsman & Right arm medium Fast||US $ 50,000||2016||Oveseas|
|Luke Wright||Right Handed Batsman & Right arm medium Fast||US $ 50,000||2018||Overseas|
|Hasan Mohsin||Right Handed Batsman & Right arm medium||US $ 10,000||2018||Local|
|David Wiese||Right Handed Batsman & Right arm Fast||US $ 25,000||2018||Overseas|
|Mohammad Rizwan||Right Handed Batsman||US $ 50,000||2018||Local|
|Saifullah Bangash||Right Handed Batsman||Amount Disclosed||2016||Local|
|Mohammad Amir||Left-arm Fast||US $ 140,000||2016||Local|
|Mitchell Johnson||Left-arm Fast||US $ 70,000||2018||Overseas|
|Tabish Khan||Right-arm Fast Medium||US $ 25,000||2018||Local|
|Usama Mir||Right-arm Leg Spin||US $ 25,000||2016||Local|
|Usman Khan||Left-arm medium Fast||US $ 25,000||2017||Local|
|Mohammad Irfan Jr||Right-arm Fast||US $ 10,000||2018||Local|
MANAGEMENT & COACHING STAFF:
|Salman Iqbal ARY Media Group||Owner|
|Shahid Khan Afridi||President|
|Mickey Arthur||Head Coach|
|Azhar Mehmood||Assitant Coach|
|Abdul Majeed||Fielding Coach|
Karachi Kings in the past
The Season 3 of PSL seems to be a season of fortune for the Karachi Kings as they have taken several bold steps they are quite surprising and amazing as well like the entry of Shahid Afridi is of no exception as he is such a player who can change the fortune of the game at any instance of the time has now been part of PSL 2018 Karachi Kings.
Karachi Kings wrong decisions
After having a pair of really underwhelming seasons, the Karachi Kings will need to do a lot better in this 3rd season of the Pakistan Super League. If the owners wants to have the trophy in their hand in PSL 2018 Karachi Kings need to do something out of the box. A similar shocking decision is of dropping of Christopher Henry Gayle as he is considered as the deadliest batsman of the T20 world as he is such kind of a player who can mesmerize you in any game. Letting burst off Chris Gayle, they have got managed to maintain again Pakistan’s Usman Khan and Usama Mir while Ravi Boparai gets some other pass.
Karachi Kings found Imad Waseem as Captain
His wibble-wobble medium-pacers can be of use on sluggish and sluggish surfaces. The facet might be led with the aid of Imad Wasim and also will have Babar Azzam and Mohammad Amir of their line-up, thereby making it a side this is very dependent on their Pakistani Players to dish out an awesome overall performance throughout the 3rd PSL Season. Imad Wasim is one in every of the most important upcoming stars on this layout of the game. In what got here as very interesting news, legendary all-rounder Shahid Afridi decided to enroll in the Kings from Peshawar Zalmi’s and Mohammad Rizwan became traded for Suhail Khan from Lahore Qalandars.
Introduction of Mickey Aurthor to Karachi Kings
The facet was offered with the aid of Salman Iqbal owned any media institution for a whopping charge of $2.4 million us dollars. They have appointed former south African global educate mickey Arthur as their manager at the same time as former Pakistan Leg-Spinner Mushtaq Ahmed will function his assistant and bowling train. Being very expensive franchise in PSL team cannot deliver its abilities in first two editions.
Karachi Kings 2016
In 2016 (First Edition of PSL) Karachi Kings start well after beating Lahore Qalandars in its very first match but after that team only manage to win one more matches out of seven. Karachi Kings played eight matches in this first edition of PSL and only manage to win two matches. It was fourth best team in PSL 2016 out of five teams.
Karachi Kings 2017
In 2017 edition many changes were made by the team but still team could not perform well. KumarSangakkara joined the Karachi Kings team as captain in second edition of PSL 2017 while Baber Azam as batsman. Azhar Mehmood signed as coach in this season. Sohail Tanvir was traded for Chris Gayle. Team added some other players in auctions as well. Few of them are; Kieron Pollard, MahelaJayawerdene & Ryan McLaren. In 2017 performance team played 10 matches including playoff and only win five matches out of ten.
Karachi Kings 2018
Now in PSL 2018 team looks very strong in all aspects of game. It is hoped that Karachi Kings team will perform better and play good cricket. New addition will help the team to go to final and final match of PSL 2018 will also played at National Stadium, Karachi. Its all about Karachi Kings Team Squad for Pakistan Super League 2018 edition. Stay in touch with us for more psl 2018 news and updates.
KARACHI KINGS OFFICIAL PARTNERS
Bahria Town is the main sponsor and shirt sponsor of Karachi kings. Bahria Town is a privately owned real estate development company which owns, develops and manages properties across Pakistan. It is the largest private real estate company in Asia.