Pakistan Super League 2017 Players
HBL Pakistan Super League 2017 (PSL) is going to start from February 09, 2107. Player auctions have been completed. PSL-II is going to be held in UAE. There are five teams in HBL PSL Pakistan Super League season-II. Including Islamabad United (Winners of HBL PSL-I), Quetta Gladiators, Peshawar Zalmi, Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars. New players are also included with the players who played HBL PSL-I. Some of the players in Pakistan Super League 2017 are Tailor-made for T20 format of the game. They will have a high impact on the fans in Pakistan Super League 2017. Here is a list of top 10 Pakistan Super League 2017 players to watch out.
#10 Sharjeel Kan
Sharjeel Khan is an opening batsman from Pakistan. He is aggressive in nature. In Pakistan Super League 2016 he scored 299 runs in 11 Matches. With an average of almost 30. His runs included brilliant 117 runs innings VS Peshawar Zalmi in Play-off match. Sharjeel Khan plays with high strike rate. He is known for his massive hits on leg side. He will be a joy to watch in PSL II.
#09 Darren Sammy
Darren Julius Garvey Sammy is a West Indian all-rounder for Saint Lucia. Darren Sammy was captain of West Indian t20 world cup winning team two times. His T20 batting strike rate is 148.75. He also bowl right arm medium fast. Darren Sammy was announced as the captain of Peshawar Zalmi team for Pakistan Super League II. Sammy is one of Pakistan Super League 2017 players to watch out.
#08 Muhammad Amir
Muhammad Amir is a left arm fast bowler from Pakistan. He plays in Karachi Kings. Muhammad Amir is a bowler who can bowl fast and swing the ball too. He has got a Hat-trick in PSL I.
#07 Kevin Pietersen
Kevin Peter Pietersen is an English cricketer. He bats right handed. Pietersen plays for Quetta Gladiators. He also plays for Melbourne Stars in Big Bash League. In First season of Pakistan Super League he scored 215 runs with a strike rate of 130 including one 50 at a very important time. He is among Pakistan Super League 2017 players to watch out.
#06 Umer Akmal
Umer Akmal is a Pakistani cricketer who plays for Lahore Qalandars. Akmal is a right handed batsman and can keep wickets too. He is a very talented and aggressive batsman. Umer Akmal scored highest runs in PSL season I. He scored 335 runs at a strike rate of 157. PSL fans are awaiting for his brilliant performances.
#05 Andre Russel
Andre Dwayne Russell is a West Indian all round cricketer. Russel bats right handed and also is a right arm fast bowler. He plays for Islamabad United in Pakistan Super League. He was the highest wicket taker in PSL 2016 with 16 wickets.
#04 Kumar Sangakkara
Kumar “Sanga” Chokshanada Sangakkara is a former Sri Lankan cricketer and captain. As a player of Karachi King in PSL 2017, he is one of the best Pakistan Super League Players. He bats left handed. He also keeps wickets. Sangakkara might not be a big hitter of cricket ball. But he plays with elegance. He does not need big sixes to maintain his strike rate. He is a very busy cricketer and maintains his strike rate not less than other batsman.
#03 Chris Gayle
Christopher Henry “Chris” Gayle is a West Indian All-rounder. Mainly known for his powerful hitting. He is a left handed batsman and is a player of Karachi Kings in PSL 2017. Often called “Gayle Storm” hi is known for his massive sixes. PSL fans are waiting for his performances on the field. He is the first centurion in International T20. He plays with immense strike rate of 145.4 in international T20.
#02 Brendon McCullum
Brendon Barrie McCullum is a former New Zealand wicket keeper batsman and Captain. Under his captaincy his team reached finals of ICC world cup 2015. He is a very aggressive batsman and captain too. McCullum plays for Brisbane Heats in Big Bash, Gujrat Lions in IPL and Lahore Qalandars in PSL. He is the captain of Lahore Qlandars team for PSL 2017.
#01 Shahid Afridi
In Pakistan Super League 2017 players to watch out, Shahid Khan Afridi is on first position. Shahid Afridi is an all-rounder from Pakistan. He is former captain of Pakistan T20 and ODI cricket team. Afridi is known for his sky high sixes. Afridi pulls immense amount of crowd. He has a great fan following around the world. His fans are ready to watch him play in PSL 2017.
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