On Sunday, news came out that the drafting of players for Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2021 will be held in Lahore on Tuesday.
As per the reports, the 6 sides will finalize their teams for the 6th edition of the 20-over tournament which gets in motion from February 20th in Karachi.
Several high-profile overseas players are headlining this year’s draft including Chris Gayle, Carlos Brathwaite, Moeen Ali, Faf du Plessis, Chris Lynn, Kevin O’Brien, Kusal Parera, and Anton Devcich.
2-time winners Islamabad United will make the first selection followed by Multan Sultan and the last year’s finalist Lahore Qalandars.
Later on, Peshawar Zalmi, who won the 2017 edition will make the 4th pick whereas 2019 champions Quetta Gladiators is 5th in line for its selection. Defending champions Karachi Kings will make the 6th pick.
Governing champions Karachi Kings will take on Quetta Gladiators in the opening game at the National Stadium Karachi. The 6 franchises Karachi Kings, Lahore Qalandars, Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi, and Multan Sultans publicized the list of plays which they have reserved for this year’s competition.
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