HBL PSL Most Expensive Players.
HBL Pakistan Super League is Pakistan’s Premier Twenty20 Cricket League. Starting in February 2016 in United Arab Emirates HBL PSL contains Five teams having Cricket players form 11 different countries. Ramiz Raza and Waseem Akram was selected as Pakistan Super League’s Brand Ambassador. After the drafting of PSL Players 5 Icon Players were chosen one by each team of Pakistan Super League.
These Icon Players are from Platinum Category. They will receive highest amount among all PSL Cricketers.
Here are the top 5 PSL most expensive players.
1. Shahid Afridi
Shahid Afridi, the most loved player of Pakistan cricket was choosen by Peshawar Zalmi. Earlier Islamabad United and Karachi Kings also shown interest to bid for Shahid Afridi but he himself chosen to be played for Peshawar Zalmi. Afridi who was first Pakistani to hit a 6 in T20 International and who is currently most wicket taking bowler in T20 International was hired by Peshawar Zalmi for USD 200,000.
2. Shoaib Malik
Shoaib Malik for Plays for Sialkot Stallions in Haier T20 Cup since many years will be play in HBL PSL for Karachi Kings. He was chosen as Icon Players by Karachi Kings. Shoaib Malik is also placed in Platinum category and will receive USD 200,000.
3. Chris Gayle
Chris Gayle is one of the two most anticipated players in Pakistan Super League. Ever since he hinted to be a part of PSL, cricket fans are waiting to see him in action. Lahore Qalandars was fortunate enough to select him in their team. He will also be the captain of Lahore Qalandars. The Lahore’s Icon player is also valued at USD 200,000
4. Kevin Pietersen
The former English and Current Freelance batsman Kevin Pietersen is also one of the hot players of Pakistan Super League. His recent performances in other cricket leagues are Amazing thats why fans are interested to see him in PSL too. Kevin Pietersen in Icon Player and Captain of Quetta Gladiators. As one of the 5 Icon players, he is also valued at USD 200,000
5. Shane Watson.
Shane Watson is one of the most interesting batsmen. The 34 years old Australian Super star was expected to be Captain of Islamabad United. He was placed in Platinum category where he would also receive USD 200,000. Later Misbah ul Haq was named as Islamabad United’s Captain. His inclusion in Islamabad Team is surely helpful for their team and he will be a match winner players along with Misbah in his team.