On this page, you will find Karachi Kings squad for PSL 8, along with retained players, new picks, released players, coaching staff and more.
The Karachi Kings are one of the six teams that will be participating in this year’s Pakistan Super League (PSL 2023). The team is led by Imad Wasim and coached by Johan Botha. The squad has a number of star players, including Imad Wasim, Chris Jordan, Lewis Gregory, and Mohammad Amir.
Here is everything you need to know about Karachi Kings squad for PSL 8.
Following are the players retained by Karachi Kings for PSL 8 2023 edition:
Here are the new player picks for Karachi Kings from PSL draft 2023:
Here are the players released by Karachi Kings for the upcoming PSL in 2023:
Here is the complete squad list of Karachi Kings for PSL 8.
Imad Wasim (C), Haider Ali, Mohammad Amir, Imran Tahir, Matthew Wade, Andrew Tye, Shoaib Malik, Aamer Yamin, Mohammad Umar, Sharjeel Khan, James Fuller, James Vince, Mir Hamza, Mohammad Akhlaq, Irfan Khan Niazi, Qasim Akram, Tayyab Tahir, Tabraiz Shamsi
Following is coaching and management staff for Karachi Kings for the PSL 2023.
Owner: Salman Iqbal (ARY Group)
Captain: Imad Wasim
Head Coach: Johan Botha
President and Bowling Mentor: Wasim Akram
Batting Coach: Faisal Iqbal
VP Operations: Navaid Rasheed
Media Manager: Faisal Mirza
CEO: Tariq Wasi
Fitness Trainer: Ibrahim Qureshi
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The franchise of Karachi King was launched on December 21, 2015, along its logo and kit. Salman Iqbal, the owner of the team announced the team name, logo and also revealed the jersey of the kit. Team represents Karachi, the largest city of Pakistan and capital of Sindh province of Pakistan.
The logo depicts a roaring lion with ‘KARACHI’ written in white color at the bottom. Logo has three main colors that are golden, blue and white. During the launch ceremony, Salman Iqbal told about the theme and its colors that it reflects the courage, determination and the spirit of Karachi city.
The first anthem for Karachi Kings titled ‘Dhan Dhana Dhan Hoga Re‘ was released on February 4, 2017. It was sung by Shehzad Roy for the second edition of Pakistan Super League in 2017. It was aired through ARY Digital also available on Youtube. For the third edition in 2018, another anthem ‘De Dhana Dhan‘ was introduced on February 17, 2018 also sung by Shehzad Roy.
|1||Tuesday||14-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|2||Thursday||16-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|3||Saturday||18-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|4||Sunday||19-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars||Karachi||7:00 PM|
|5||Wednesday||22-Feb||Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings||Multan||6:00 PM|
|6||Sunday||26-Feb||Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans||Karachi||2:00 PM|
|7||Wednesday||1-Mar||Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|8||Friday||3-Mar||Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|9||Monday||6-Mar||Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||7:00 PM|
|10||Sunday||12-Mar||Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings||Lahore||7:00 PM|
|Colin Ingram||South Africa||2018-19||23||22||587||34.52||127*||1||2|
Data Source: ESPNCricInfo
|Sohail Khan||Pakistan||2016-17 & 2019||19||22||25.09||0||0|
Data Source: ESPNCricInfo
Following were the squad members of Karachi Kings for past year PSL (7).