Find complete squad of Islamabad United for PSL 2023 season 8.
Islamabad United has been the part of Pakistan Super League since 2016. The team represents the federal capital, the Islamabad city of Pakistan. Securing the trophy two times so far, the team is so far the strongest team of PSL. Following in this article, I have provided all details about the team, list of players, owner, coaching and management staff and all other details.
Shadab Khan is the captain of Islamabad United for PSL 8, 2023.
Shadab Khan (c), Alex Hales, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Asif Ali, Mohammad Wasim Jr., Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Azam Khan, Colin Munro, Paul Stirling, Fazal Haq Farooqi, Sohaib Maqsood, Rumman Raees, Abrar Ahmed, Hasan Nawaz, Zeeshan Zameer, Mubasir Khan, Moeen Ali, Tom Curran, Zafar Gohar
For the eighth PSL 2023, Sabroso is the title sponsor of the IU. Food Panda is the Q-commerce partner, HumTV is media partner, Fast Cables is the power partner, Premier Code is the smartphone partner, Tetra Pak Pakistan is the nutrition partner of Islamabad United for PSL season 8. FM 101 is radio partner whereas Pro Pakistani is digital media partner of the franchise.
Islamabad United was one of the five teams that were part of the first season of Pakistan Super League in 2016. The franchise was purchased by Leonine Global Sports for an amount of USD 15 Million.
The name ‘Islamabad United’ and logo was disclosed on Dec 22, 2015 at Polo Club, Islamabad. Logo features a lion with a tagline ‘UNITED, WE WIN‘. Logo and the kit contains orange, red and light brown colors.
Anthem for the first season of PSL (2016) was “Chakka Chouka” from the famous pop singer ‘Ali Zafar‘. For the later seasons, new anthems were released which include “Cricket Joray Pakistan” by Momina Mustehsan and “Kitna Rola Dalay Ga” by Abdullah Qureshi.
Pakistani pop singer and public figure Ali Zafar was the first ambassador of Islamabad United for the year 2016. Another Pakistani celebrity Fawad Khan remained the team ambassador from 2016 to 2018. Pop singer Momina Mustehsan was nominated as Empowerment Champion in the year 2017.
Owner: Ali Naqvi and Amna Naqvi (Leonine Global Sports)
Captain: Shadab Khan
Head Coach: Azhar Mahmood
Asst. Coach: Saeed Ajmal
Pace Bowling Coach: Donovan Miller
Fielding Coach & Fitness Trainer: Corey Rutgers
Physiotherapist: Errol Alcott
General Manager: Rehan ul Haq
Strategy Manager: Hassan Cheema
|1||Thursday||16-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|2||Sunday||19-Feb||Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United||Multan||2:00 PM|
|3||Thursday||23-Feb||Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|4||Friday||24-Feb||Quetta Gladiators vs Islamabad United||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|5||Monday||27-Feb||Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United||Lahore||7:00 PM|
|6||Friday||3-Mar||Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|7||Sunday||5-Mar||Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|8||Tuesday||7-Mar||Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|9||Thursday||9-Mar||Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|10||Sunday||12-Mar||Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi||Rawalpindi||2:00 PM|
|Luke Ronchi||New Zealand||2018-present||31||31||1020||36.42||94*||0||10|
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|Andre Russell||Jamaica||2016, 2018||14||20||18.25||0||0|
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