Following the announcement of the PSL 2023 Schedule, the draft date and time for PSL 8 have also been announced. PSL 8 Draft Date is 24 January 2023.
Note: A PCB decision has been made to increase the number of players per side from 18 to 20, allowing each franchise to select two additional Supplementary players.
PSL 8 supplementary draft update is now available here. This article will provide you with PSL 2023 draft news, an updated players list, PSL 2023 overseas players, Retained Players, Released Players, PSL Complete draft 2023, Lahore Qalandars Team, Karachi Kings Players, Peshawar Zalmi Squad, Quetta Gladiators Final Players, Islamabad Full Squad, and Multan Sultan Team Players.
Also Read: PSL 8 Players Price List & Salaries
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Draft Date: 24 January 2023
Time: 05:00 PM (PST)
Tuesday, 24 January, is the day for the draft for the 2023 edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). The first pick in the PSL 8 draft belonged to the Lahore Qalandars led by Shaheen Shah Afridi. It was announced previously that the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) will host the T20 tournament during its customary date range of February-March.
Pakistan Super League 2023 Draft Live Streaming
2023 PSL draft date is Tuesday, 24 January and it will begin sharply at 5:00 PM (Pakistan Standard Time). Wondering where to watch the PSL 8 draft live? We have provided you with PSL 2023 draft live streaming below:
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PSL Draft 2023 Player List
A total of 493 foreign players have registered for the PSL draft. Out of them Aaron Finch, Alex Hales, David Miller, Dawid Malan, Martin Guptill, Rashid Khan, Reece Topley, Tabraiz Shamsi, Wanindu Hasaranga, Benjamin Cutting, Hazratullah Zazai, James Vince, Jason Roy, and Rilee Rossouw were the most favorites overseas players to be picked.
Here are the picks of the Pakistan Super League 8 Draft:
Foreign Players In Platinum & Diamond Category
Here is the list of players in the top 2 categories:
Aaron Finch, Reece Topley, Dawid Malan, Evin Lewis, Jimmy Neesham, Lungi Ngidi, Martin Guptill, Nicholas Pooran, Odean Smith, Adil Rashid, Akeal Hosein, Rassie van der Dussen, Rahkeem Cornwall, Tom Curran, Tymal Mills, Moeen Ali, Mohammad Nabi, Alex Hales, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rehman, Saqib Mahmood, Shakib Al Hasan, Tabraiz Shamsi, Colin De Grandhomme, Dasun Shanaka, David Miller, and Wanindu Hasaranga De Silva.
Adam Hose, Andre Fletcher, Andrew Tye, Angelo Mathews, Avishka Fernando, Bas de Leede, Ben Mike, Benjamin Cutting, Dwaine Pretorius, Evan Jones, Fabian Allen, Fazalhaq Farooqi, George Dockrell, Gulbadin Naib, Hayden Walsh, Bjorn Fortuin, Brandon King, Cameron Delport, Carlos Brathwaite, Chadwick Walton, Charith Asalanka, Craig Overton, Daniel Sams, Daniel Worrall, David Wiese, Dominic Drakes, Dushmantha Chameera, Hazratullah Zazai, Luke Wood, Maheesh Theekshana, Mahmudullah Riyad, Marchant De Lange, Mehidy Hasan Miraz, Michael Rippon, Migael Pretorius, Mushfiqur Rahim, Najibullah Zadran, Nkrumah Bonner, Imran Tahir, Johnson Charles, Josh Little, Keemo Paul, Kevin Sinclair, Kieran Powell, Kusal Mendis, Kusal Perera, Laurie Evans, Jacques Snyman, James Bracey, James Fuller, James Vince, Olly Stone, Oshane Thomas, Patum Nissanka , Paul Walter, Qais Ahmad, Rehan Ahmed, Richard Gleeson, Jamie Overton, Janneman Malan, Jason Roy, Lendl Simmons, Lewis Gregory, Lewis McManus, Liam Dawson, Liam Norwell, Ollie Pope, Rilee Rossouw, Roelof van der Merwe, Roston Chase, Thisara Perera, Thomas Kaber Phillip, Ryan Gibson, Shane Dadswell, Sherfane Rutherford, Sikandar Raza, Shai Hope, Tamim Iqbal, Taskin Ahmed, Wayne Parnell and Will Jacks.
PSL 8 Supplementary Draft Rounds
All teams can pick 2 players in the PSL supplementary draft squad. Drafting is divided into 2 rounds. Here is the detail of them:
Supplementary 3 – Peshawar Zalmi will pick 1st
Supplementary 4 – Quetta Gladiators will select 1st
HBL PSL 2023 Draft Pick Order
Here is the pick order for the first round (Supplementary 3):
- Peshawar Zalmi
- Lahore Qalandars
- Islamabad United
- Karachi Kings
- Quetta Gladiators
- Multan Sultans
PSL 2023 Retained Players List
PSL Draft is to be commenced on Tuesday, 24 January and in this section, we have updated the full list of retained players in Pakistan Super League 2023.
Lahore Qalandars Retained Players 2023
Rashid Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, David Wiese, Haris Rauf, Abdullah Shafiq, Harry Brook, Zaman Khan, and Kamran Ghulam.
Karachi Kings Retained Players 2023
Imad Wasim, Haider Ali, Mohammad Amir, Aamer Yamin, Sharjeel Khan, Shoaib Malik, Mir Hamza, and Qasim Akram.
Multan Sultans Retained Players 2023
Rilee Rossouw, Mohammad Rizwan, Shan Masood, Shahnawaz Dhani, Tim David, Abbas Afridi, Ihsanullah, and Khushdil Shah.
Peshawar Zalmi Retained Players 2023
Babar Azam, Wahab Riaz, Sherfane Rutherford, Mohammad Haris, Aamir Jamal, Salman Irshad, and Tom Kohler-Cadmore.
Islamabad United Retained Players 2023
Shadab Khan, Asif Ali, Hasan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Azam Khan, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Colin Munro, and Paul Stirling.
Quetta Gladiators Retained Players 2023
Mohammad Nawaz, Iftikhar Ahmed, Jason Roy, Mohammad Hasnain, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Naveen ul Haq, Umar Akmal, and Will Smeed.
Pakistan Super League 2023 Player Trades
Here are the developments of Player Trades:
- Haider Ali and Shoaib Malik from Peshawar Zalmi are moved to Karachi Kings in exchange for Pakistan all-format captain Babar Azam and the first “Supplementary 1” round pick.
PSL Auction Results 2022
Pakistan Super League works on a different model than IPL. There is no Auction system in PSL, instead, players are divided into different categories like Platinum, Diamond, etc. with a fixed price for each category. This means all players in the Platinum category will get the same salary and same is the case for other categories.
PSL 2023 Final Team Squads
You can see the final selected teams here:
Lahore Qalandars Final Team
Karachi Kings Final Team
Multan Sultans Final Team
Peshawar Zalmi Final Team
Islamabad United Final Team
Quetta Gladiators Final Team