The HBL Pakistan Super League Player Draft will take place on Sunday, November 12 but before that Pakistan Super Leagues franchise Karachi Kings is going to introduce their new captain today in a press conference.
So – Karachi Kings going to be announcing their new captain today..;)? Who do you think it will be?
— zainab abbas (@ZAbbasOfficial) November 7, 2017
According to Reports Shahid Afridi was expected to be the new captain of Karachi Kings as he joined Karachi Kings by leaving Peshawar Zalmi last year. But now according to Green Team sources Shahid Afridi won’t be leading Karachi Kings in third edition of PSL, but Imad Wasim a well known Pakistani All-Rounder is going to lead Karachi Kings in third edition of PSL.
A well known journalist also gave a hint about new captain of Karachi Kings in his tweet.
Wales born, Islamabad based, someone who was once eying national team’s captaincy, considered as very close to Mickey Arthur.
— Faizan Lakhani (@faizanlakhani) November 7, 2017
So Imad Wasim who is a rising star of Pakistan is now going to lead Karachi Kings.
KARACHI KINGS SQUAD BEFORE DRAFT:
Players Retained: Usman Khan, Usama Mir, Khurram Manzoor, Ravi Bopara, Imad Wasim, Babar Azam, Mohammad Amir.
Players Traded: Mohammad Rizwan in for Sohail Khan who leaves for Lahore Qalandars and Shahid Afridi from Peshawar Zalmi.
Players Released: Chris Gayle, Kashif Bhatti, Kieron Pollard,Kumar Sangakkara, Mahela Jayawardena, Rahat Ali, Ryan McLaren, Shahzaib Hasan, Shoaib Malik