Multan Sultans

Multan Sultans Squad PSL 2018

 

Multan Sultans Squad for PSL 2019

Multan Sultans was formed in the year 2017 to participate in the third edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL). It is a professional T-20 franchise of Pakistani origin. This team has participated in only one season as of now. The team captain is one of the popular National bowlers of Pakistan Shoaib Malik whereas Tom Moody is the team’s coach. This team represents the Multan region of Pakistan.

 

Players List

NameNationalityCategoryBattingBowling
Batsmen
Shan MasoodPakistanGoldLRight Medium Fast
Steve SmithAustraliaPlatinumRRight Leg Spin
Jon DenlyEnglandDiamondRRight Leg Spin
Laurie EvansEnglandSilverRRight Medium Fast
Umar SiddiqPakistanSilverLRight Off Break
Mohammad IlyasPakistanEmergingLRight Off Break
Bowlers
Junaid KhanPakistanDiamondRLeft Arm Fast
Mohammad Irfan (Ambassador)PakistanDiamondRLeft Arm Fast
Mohammad AbbasPakistanSilverRRight Arm Fast
Irfan KhanPakistanSilverRRight Leg Break
Ali ShafiqPakistanSupplementaryRRight Medium Fast
Qaid AhmedAfghanistanGoldRRight Leg Break
All Rounder
Shoaib Malik (captain)PakistanPlatinumRRight Off Break
Shahid AfridiPakistanPlatinumRRight Leg Spin
Daniel ChrisitanAustraliaSupplementaryRRight Medium Fast
Nauman AliPakistanSilverLSlow L Orthodox
Mohammad JunaidPakistanEmerging
Wicket Keepers
Shakeel AnsarPakistanSupplementaryR-
Nicholas PooranW. IndiesGoldL-
Tom MooresEnglandSupplementaryL-

 

Management and Coaching Staff

  • Owner: Ali Khan Tareen & Taimoor Malik (Schön Properties)
  • Manager: Nadeem Khan
  • General Manager (Cricket Operations): Haider Azhar
  • Head Coach: Johan Botha
  • Batting Mentor: Muhammad Wasim
  • Physio: Andrew Leipus
  • Strength & Conditioning Coach: Yasir Malik

 

Matches/Fixtures

DateMatchesTime (PST)Time (UAE)Venue
Friday, Feb 15, 2019Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings4:30 PM3:30 PMDubai
Saturday, Feb 16, 2019Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans4:30 PM3:30 PMDubai
Wednesday, Feb 20, 2019Quetta Gladiators vs Multan Sultans9:00 PM8:00 PMSharjah
Friday, Feb 22, 2019Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars4:30 PM3:30 PMSharjah
Sunday, Feb 24, 2019Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans4:30 PM3:30 PMSharjah
Tuesday, Feb 26, 2019Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United9:00 PM8:00 PMDubai
Thursday, Feb 28, 2019Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi4:30 PM3:30 PMDubai
Friday, March 01, 2019Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators9:00 PM8:00 PMDubai
Monday, March 04, 2019Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans9:00 PM8:00 PMAbu Dhabi
Sunday, March 10, 2019Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans9:00 PM8:00 PMLahore

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Players Retained

The Multan Sultans are now known as the sixth team. Each team of PSL was allowed to retain 10 players. There are six categories of players in total, they are gold, diamond, silver, platinum, emerging and supplementary. The players retained in this team are as following:

  • Shoaib Malik
  • Mohammad Irfan
  • Junaid Khan
  • Shan Masood
  • Mohammad Abbas
  • Irfan Khan
  • Umar Siddiq
  • Mohammad Junaid

 

Draft Picks

The team has many new picks this season as they aim to do big in the tournament.

Following are the new picks by the Team Multan Sultans:

  • Shahid Afridi (Platinum)
  • Steve Smith (Platinum)
  • Joe Denly (Diamond)
  • Qais Ahmed (Gold)
  • Nicholas Pooran (Gold)
  • Laurie Evans (Silver)
  • Nauman Ali (Silver)
  • Muhammad Ilyas (Emerging)
  • Tom Moores (Supplementary)
  • Ali Shafiq (Supplementary)
  • Dan Christian (Supplementary)
  • Shakeel Ansar (Supplementary)

 

History

Multan Sultans have played only one season, till now. In their first match in 2018, they defeated the defending champions Peshwar Zalmi. Though they had players of both National and international fame, they ended up in the 5th position in the league table in their first season.

 

Are They Going to Lift the Cup This Time?

The team seems to be strong and has a good chance of lifting the cup this time in the tournament.

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