Pakistan Super League 2023 | Squad, Venues, Schedule, And Prize Money

Pakistan Super League 2023 | Squad, Venues, Schedule, And Prize Money

The 2023 Pakistan Super League (known as PSL 8 or, for sponsorship reasons, HBL PSL 2023) is the eighth season of the Pakistan Super League, a franchise Twenty20 cricket league. It was established by the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) in 2015. PCB chairman Ramiz Raja hinted at an auction-based system to replace the draft for the 2023 season. The draft for the tournament was held on 15 December in Karachi. A total of 36 foreign players were picked alongside local players. The tournament is scheduled to take place from 13 February to 19 March 2023.

Pakistan Super League 2023 | Squad, Venues, Schedule, And Prize Money

Squads

In November 2022, the retained player’s list was announced. Squads for the tournament were finalized on 15 December with the final draft.

Islamabad UnitedKarachi KingsLahore QalandarsMultan SultansPeshawar ZalmiQuetta Gladiators
Shadab Khan (c)Imad Wasim (c)Shaheen Afridi (c)Mohammad Rizwan (c)Babar Azam (c)Sarfaraz Ahmed (c)
Asif Ali (vc)Mohammad AmirHaris RaufShan Masood (vc)Wahab RiazMohammad Nawaz
Azam KhanAamer YaminDavid WieseShahnawaz DahaniTom Kohler-CadmoreIftikhar Ahmed
Hasan AliSharjeel KhanRashid KhanKhushdil ShahSherfane RutherfordMohammad Hasnain
Faheem AshrafQasim AkramAbdullah ShafiqueRilee RossouwSalman IrshadUmar Akmal
Mohammad WasimMir HamzaKamran GhulamTim DavidMohammad HarisWill Smeed
Colin MunroShoaib MalikHarry BrookAbbas AfridiAamer JamalWanindu Hasaranga
Paul StirlingHaider AliZaman KhanIhsanullahBhanuka RajapaksaNaseem Shah
Alex HalesMatthew WadeFakhar ZamanDavid MillerDanish AzizOdean Smith
Rahmanullah GurbazImran TahirHussain TalatJosh LittleArshad IqbalAhsan Ali
Fazalhaq FarooqiJames FullerSikandar RazaAkeal HoseinUsman QadirUmaid Asif
Abrar AhmedAndrew TyeLiam DawsonUsama MirSaim AyubMohammad Zahid
Sohaib MaqsoodTayyab TahirDilbar HussainUsman KhanSufiyan MuqeemAbdul Bangalzai
Rumman RaeesMuhammad AkhlaqMirza Tahir BaigSameen GulHaseebullah KhanAimal Khan
Zeeshan ZameerIrfan KhanAhmed DaniyalAnwar AliJames NeeshamDwaine Pretorius
Hassan NawazMohammad UmarShawaiz IrfanMohammad SarwarKhurram ShahzadWill Jacks
Moeen AliBen CuttingAhsan BhattiAdil RashidHaris SohailMohammad Hafeez
Mubasir KhanMuhammad MusaJalat KhanArafat MinhasShakib Al Hasan
Tom CurranFaisal AkramSam BillingsKieron PollardRichard Gleeson
Zafar GoharAdam RossingtonKusal MendisAmad ButtPeter Hatzoglou
Gus AtkinsonAkif JavedShane DadswellIzharulhaq NaveedAzmatullah Omarzai
Tymal MillsShai HopeWayne ParnellDasun Shanaka
Rassie van der DussenMohammad Ilyas
Carlos Brathwaite

Venues

The Pakistan Cricket Board announced plans to hold matches in Multan, Peshawar, Lahore, and Karachi in the 2023 season. Lahore and Karachi were only the venues in 2022. Arbab Niaz Stadium in Peshawar was declared unfit to hold any matches in the tournament. Quetta’s Bugti Stadium was added to the list of PSL venues. But was removed shortly after due to logistical reasons.

Match Officials

On 7 February, PCB announced the list of officials for league stage matches which included 3 Elite Panel of ICC Umpires out of 14.

Umpires

  • Ahsan Raza
  • Aleem Dar
  • Alex Wharf
  • Asif Yaqoob
  • Faisal Afridi
  • Martin Saggers
  • Michael Gough
  • Mohammad Asif
  • Nasir Hussain
  • Rashid Riaz
  • Richard Illingworth
  • Ruchira Palliyaguruge
  • Shozab Raza
  • Tariq Rasheed

Referees

  • Ali Naqvi
  • Iftikhar Ahmed
  • Muhammad Javed
  • Mohammad Anees
  • Roshan Mahanama

PSL Schedule 2023 and TimeTable

Schedule For The Pakistan Super League Released. Check Below the PSL 2023 Schedule and Timing with the Venue Details announced in PSL 8 Draft.

PSL Schedule 2023 and TimeTable

How Much Money PSL 8 Winners and Runner-Ups Will Get?

According to the details, the winning team will be awarded Rs. 120 million along with the newly unveiled 24-karat Supernova Trophy. The runners-up for the tournament will be awarded Rs. 48 million.