Management has announced the 21 Players list for Pakistan Super League Season 8. Babar Azam will be leading Karachi Kings as their new Captain in PSL 8. The team is very much focused on Batting as they have 7 Batters and 8 All-rounders in their lineup, whereas, 6 Bowlers are there to give their best support to the team.
According to Pakistan Super League 2023 Schedule Karachi Kings will be playing 10 Matches in PSL 2023.
UPDATE: PCB allowed franchises to choose 2 more players in the Supplementary category. PSL 2023 Mini Draft was commenced on 8 January 2023 and KK has picked Sahibzada Farhan and Jordan Thompson in supplementary and Mohammad Taha Khan and Tom Lammonby as replacements.
Karachi’s Next Matches:
|Wicket-Keepers:||Rohail Nazir and Joe Clarke|
|Brand Ambassador:||Hamayun Saeed, Fahad Mustafa, and Shehzad Roy|
On 3 December 2015, PSL franchise owners were officially announced by the Pakistan Cricket Board. Salman Iqbal, the CEO of ARY Media Group, bought the Karachi franchise for $26 million USD. The Karachi franchise was the most expensive franchise at that time.
|Head Coach:||Peter Moores|
|Bowling Coach:||Wasim Akram|
|Batting Coach:||Faisal Iqbal|
|Fielding Coach:||Kamran Khan|
|Media Manager:||Faisal Mirza|
Sponsors & Partners
|Gold Sponsors:||GFS Builders|
|Titanium Sponsors:||Pakistan State Oil|
|Radio Partners:||Radio Awaz and Buzz FM|
|Personal Care Partners:||Bona Papa|
|Platinum Banking Partners:||Bank Islami|
|Housing Partners:||GFS Builders and Developers|
|Official Footwear Partners:||Urbansole|
|Charity Partner:||Shaukat Khanam|
|Super Market Partner:||Imtiaz|
Karachi Kings squad 2023 – Retained Players
With PSL 2023 Draft just completed, Karachi Kings retained players for PSL 8 have been announced. Their detail is given below:
Karachi Kings Team 2023 – Draft Picks
13 new players have been acquired by Karachi Kings Management in PSL 2023. Fans are really excited for PSL 8.
Here is the list of new players who will be representing the Karachi Kings Team this year:
|Muhammad Imran Jr.||Silver|
|Sahibzada Farhan||Supplementary (Silver)|
|Jordan Thompson||Supplementary (Silver)|
|Mohammad Taha Khan||Replacement (Emerging)|
Karachi Kings squad 2023 – Released Players
Where Karachi Franchise has retained and picked players like Babar Azam & Chris Jordan, they have released some players as well. The whole list of released players is given below:
Read Also: PSL 2023 All Teams Squads
PSL 8 – Karachi Kings Full Squad
Here is the complete list of Karachi Kings Squad for PSL 8:
Babar Azam (C), Imad Wasim, Mohammad Nabi, Joe Clarke, Aamer Yamin, Muhammad Imran Jr., Sharjeel Khan, Chris Jordan, Umaid Asif, Ian Cockbain, Faisal Akram, Qasim Akram, Mohammad Amir, Talha Ahsan, Tom Lammonby, Rohail Nazir, Sahibzada Farhan, Jordan Thompson, Lewis Gregory, Mohammad Taha Khan, and Mohammad Ilyas.
|Muhammad Imran Jr.||Silver||Bowler|
|Mohammad Taha Khan||Replacement||All-Rounder|
KK Official Kit/Jersey/Shirt 2023
Blue and gold are the primary jersey colors of the Karachi Kings kit 2023. A roaring lion logo in the bottom left corner is the main attraction of the Karachi Kings shirt. Salman Iqbal, the owner of KK defines the lion logo as the true spirit and resilience of Karachi.AJ sports manufactures the kit of Karachi Kings.
Here are some pictures of Karachi Kings Jersey & Kit for PSL 8:
Karachi Kings Official Anthem/Song 2023
Song: Yeh Ha Karachi
Singer: Talhah Yunus and Asim Azhar
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