Pakistan Super League 2016 Foreign Players List

Everyone is excited for the upcoming Pakistan Super League 2016 which going to hold on 4th February, 2016 under the head of Pakistan Cricket Board. It is just like other leagues occurring in Asia like BPL, IPL, BBL and so on. Just like other leagues, where players are getting a platform to be trained well, Pakistan has also introduced Pakistan Super League 2016 to give support to the cricketers and to train them to be best.


In the recent years, when other Asian countries were introducing cricket leagues, Pakistani cricketers were discriminated a little due to certain circumstances and were not selected or allowed to play in their teams. Such kind of issues was majorly seen in the IPL, where not even a single Pakistani cricketer was playing. To strengthen the decreasing zest of Pakistani Cricketers, Pakistan Cricket Board introduced Pakistan Super League 2016 so that they can play there with full zeal and zest and can prove themselves as best as any other player of the world.

The most appreciable thing about Pakistan Super League 2016 is that they have selected different players in their teams with no discrimination on the basis of race, religion, culture, country, etc. This thing is beyond appreciation and must be supported by all communities. Out of 300 players being selected as team players in Pakistan Super League 2016, many of them are foreign cricket players, which prove that Cricket is a game of passion where no other interest lies except to show your best.

PSL 2016 Teams

5 marvelous teams are going to play in Pakistan Super League 2016 and recently players were picked for the draft. Many foreign players were interest in Pakistan Super League 2016 and they wanted to play in the tournament. After the auction of two rounds of drafts, players were selected and divided into 5 teams which are:

  • Quetta Gladiators
  • Karachi Kings
  • Lahori Qalandars
  • Peshawar Zalmi
  • Islamabad United

Pakistan Super League 2016 Foreign Players

After the selection of the players, many well known names became the part of Pakistan Super League 2016. These are:

  • Chris Gayle (WI)
  • Darren Sammy (WI)
  • Lendl Simmons(WI)
  • Andre Russel (WI)
  • Samuel Badree (WI)
  • Dwayne Bravo (WI)
  • Kevon Cooper (WI)
  • Jason Holder (WI)
  • Chris Jordan (ENG)
  • Dawid Malan (ENG)
  • Ravi Bopara (ENG)
  • James Vince (ENG)
  • Sam Billings (ENG)
  • Kevin Pieterson (ENG)
  • Luke Wright (ENG)
  • Tamim Iqbal (BAN)
  • Shakin ul Hassan (BAN)
  • Mushfiqur Rehman (BAN)
  • Shane Watson (AUS)
  • Brad Haddin (AUS)
  • Mustafizur Rehman (BAN)
  • Cameron Delport (RSA)
  • Elton Chigumbura (ZIM)
  • Mohammad Nabi (AFG)

This long list of Pakistan Super League 2016 Foreign Players has boost up the energy level of PSL 2016 and it has proved that when it is about cricket, all the players lie in the same line and they just want to play. Let’s see, who will prove itself in this great Pakistan Super League 2016.

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