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Detailed information about the Karachi Kings team. Karachi Kings taking part in PSL 9. Pakistan Super League will start on 13th February.
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PSL known as the Pakistan Super League has given a new life to Pakistan cricket. An initiative by Najam Sethi, former chairman of PCB, launched the t20 cricket league for 5 teams initially which have now become 6 in number. Each of the team is like a franchise that is controlled by its owner.
In this article, we will get to know about “Karachi Kings Team 2024” which is one of the most admired and popular teams of PSL.
Karachi Kings Team 2024
Salman Iqbal CEO of ARY network is the owner of this prestigious cricket team.
- While recently Wasim Akram, a former legendary cricketer, has joined this team as President.
- Azhar Mehmood is an advisor and coach of the team
- while Imad Wasim is chosen as the captain.
- Karachi Kings have been a part of PSL since its origin in 2015.
- With the presence of remarkable cricketers from international and national cricket teams
- The Karachi Kings team has successfully got a prominent position.
- As its name suggests team represents Karachi, the City of Lights.
Karachi kings Team Players
Here is the complete list of Karachi Kings players in 2024 with player category.
- Gold Player-Sikandar Raza
- Awais Zia-Silver
- Osma Mir-Silver Player
- Silver-Aaron Summers
- Sohail Khan-Silver
- Iftikhar Ahmed-Silver
- Abrar Ahmed -Emerging Player
- Ali Imran – emerging Player
- Supplementary Player- Jaahid Ali
- Supplementary Player-Aamer Yamin
- Supplementary-Been Dunk
- Liam Livingstone-Supplementary Player
Karachi Kings Squad 2023-Retention List of Players
Retaining Shahid Afridi. as Shahid Afridi leaves Karachi Kings and joins Multan Sultans squad for PSL 9.
The retained players list is here.
- Muhammad Amir
- Ravi Bopara
- Usman Shinwari
- Muhammad Rizwan
- Imdad Wasim
- Babar Azam
- Ambassador Colin Ingram
- Colin Muniro[su_lightbox]Click here to open lightbox[/su_lightbox]
The Karachi Kings Team is worth
It is considered as the biggest team which was also the most expensive team in PSL 1 worth PKR. 260million.
Achievements of the Karachi Kings Team
Karachi Kings has always hired well-balanced and legendary cricket players from Pakistan and all over the world. Despite the presence of many world-class cricket players like
- Shahid Afridi
- Chris Gayle
- Ravi Bopara
- Lendl Simmons
- and emerging new talented players like Babar Azam
- Immad Wasim.
Karachi Kings has failed to win the title of PSL. Anyways, many of the cricketers are successful in making records in a game for two seasons Ravi Bopara was the top run scorer of PSL.
Other than that Babar Azam and Imad Wasim from Pakistan international cricket team have made many records in previous matches. In the bowling arena, a top-class player like Muhammad Amir has given an incredible performance in the Pakistan Super League.
Karachi king’s trajectory
Representing the biggest city in Pakistan, this team has extraordinary skills and potential to give a blistering performance to be a competitor.
Karachi Kings PSL 4 Fan following
The fan following of this amazing team is not only restricted to Karachi residents but also all over the country in the city. Many fans follow this team for their favorite international players. People show their support to the Karachi Kings by wearing their T-shirts during PSL.
The logo of this team consists of a picture of Loin under which Karachi Kings is written in golden and white color. The theme, logo, and color represent the true spirit of its team members and fans.
Complete History of Matches
PSL 1 (2016)
Shoaib Malik acted as Team captain and was later replaced by Ravi Bopara. The Karachi Kings team started off with a good start by defeating Lahore Qalanders. However, in later matches, it could not secure the performance and lost 7 out of 9 matches. Karachi King was on 4th number among 5 teams in PSL 1.
PSL 2 (2017)
Kumar Sangakkara was the captain. The match started with a defeat against Peshawar Zalmi. Karachi Kings won 5 matches out of 10 and secured 3rd position.
PSL 3 (2018)
Imad Wasim was appointed as the captain of the team. The team managed to get the 3rd position by winning 5 matches out of ten. One of the matches was a draw.