Peshawar Zalmi is Pakistani franchise T20 cricket team which plays in Pakistan Supper League. It is the most favorite team of the last Season 2017. It won the PSL 2017 tournament.
After the announcement of PSL, Peshawar Zalmi establishes in 2015. This franchise is purchased by Javad Afridi owner of Hair Pakistan for the US $16 million for ten year period. He also purchased Benoni Zalmi franchise in the T20 Global League of South Africa.
Peshawar Zalmi has been beneficial for their as it’s the current champions of PSL. Darren Sammy is the current caption of Peshawar Zalmi. Mohammad Akram is the head coach of the Peshawar Zalmi. It represents the Peshawar city of Pakistan. Kamran Akmal is the leading scorer and Wahab Riaz is the leading wicket-taker of the Peshawar Zalmi.
The squad of Peshawar Zalmi includes a total of 20 players out of the 7 foreign and 13 are local players. Peshawar Zalmi also includes 4 supplement players. The squad of players is given below.
Peshawar Zalmi enters in the PSL first tournament in 2016. They started their season well by winning the first two matches. Peshawar Zalmi in their First Season qualifies for the playoffs. In first play-offs Peshawar Zalmi loss their match by one run against Quetta Gladiators. Peshawar Zalmi scoring 132 and Quetta Gladiators scored 133 and win the match. The second match of qualifier was played with Islamabad United and the Peshawar Zalmi eliminate from the tournament.
In the Second Season of PSL, Peshawar Zalmi retained their 10 players and signed eight players including Shakib Al Hassan, Eoin Morgan, Chris Jordan and Alexa Hales. Shakib and Tamim were not available for the Second Season due to his national activates.
In the first 2 matches, Peshawar Zalmi won from Islamabad United and Karachi Kings by 7 wickets. As the tournament move to Sharjah Zalmi played first match again Islamabad United. Peshawar Zalmi won their next match against Karachi Kings. While tournament shift to Dubai and Peshawar Zalmi win their 2 matches against Lahore Qalandars and Quetta Gladiators.
In the Final 2017, Peshawar Zalmi defends against the Gladiators and won the final of PSL 2017 tournament.
|Home Ground||Arbab Niaz Stadium|
|City Represent||Peshawar, Pakistan|
|Owner||Javed Afridi (Haier Pakistan)|
|Nick Name||Khapal Team|
|Javed Afridi (Haier Pakistan)||Owner|
|Transmedia Group||Marketing Agency|
|Mohammad Akram||Head Coach/Director|
|Younis Khan||Batting Coach/Mentor|
|Grant Luden||Fielding Coach/Fitness Trainer|
|Ibrahim Qureshi||Assistant Trainer|
|Bradley Ian Robinson||Physio|
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|No.||Nationality||Player||From||To||Matches||Won||Lost||Tie||No Result||Win %|
|2||West India||Darren Sammy||2017||Present||11||6||4||1||60.00|
|Name||Nationality||Birth Date||Batting style||Bowling style||Joined||Salary|
|Marlon Samuels||Jamaica||(1981-02-05) 5 February 1981||Right Hand||Right-arm Off spin||2017||Replacement signing|
|Eoin Morgan||England||(1986-09-10) 10 September 1986||Left-hand||Right-arm Medium||2017||US$140,000|
|Khushdil Shah||Pakistan||(1995-02-07) 7 February 1995||Left-hand||Left-arm Orthodox||2017||US$10,000|
|Tamim Iqbal||Bangladash||(1989-03-20) 20 March 1989||Left Hand||Left-arm Off spin||2016||US$50,000|
|Sohaib Maqsood||Pakistan||(1987-04-15) 15 April 1987||Right-hand||Right-arm Offbreak||2017||US$25,000|
|Iftikhar Ahmed||Pakistan||(1990-09-03) 3 September 1990||Right-hand||Right-arm off spin||2017||US$25,000|
|Dawid Malan||England||(1987-09-03) 3 September 1987||Left-hand||Right-arm Leg spin||2016||US$25,000|
|Mohammad Hafeez||Pakistan||(1980-10-17) 17 October 1980||Right-hand||Right-arm off Spin||2016||US$70,000|
|Shakib Al Hasan||Bangladash||(1987-03-24) 24 March 1987||Left-hand||Slow Left-arm Orthodox||2017||US$70,000|
|Darren Sammy||Saint Lucia||(1983-12-20) 20 December 1983||Right-hand||Right-arm Medium Fast||2016||US$70,000|
|Haris Sohail||Pakistan||(1989-01-09) 9 January 1989||Left-hand||Left-arm Orthodox||2017||US$25,000|
|Samit Patel||England||(1984-11-30) 30 November 1984||Right-hand||Slow Left-arm Orthodox||2017||Replacement signing|
|Kamran Akmal||Pakistan||(1982-01-13) 13 January 1982||Right-hand||—||2016||US$50,000|
|Hasan Ali||Pakistan||(1994-02-07) 7 February 1994||Right-Hand||Right Arm Medium Fast||2016||US$10,000|
|Chris Jordan||England||(1988-10-04) 4 October 1988||Right-hand||Right arm Fast||2017||US$50,000|
|Wahab Riaz||Pakistan||(1985-06-28) 28 June 1985||Right-hand||Left-arm Fast||2016||US$140,000|
|Imran Khan||Pakistan||(1988-07-14) 14 July 1988||Right-hand||Left-arm Medium Fast||2016||US$25,000|
|Mohammad Asghar||Pakistan||(1998-12-28) 28 December 1998||Left-Hand||Left Arm Spinner||2016||US$10,000|
|Junaid Khan||Pakistan||(1989-12-24) 24 December 1989||Left-hand||Left-arm Fast||2016||US$25,000|
|Irfan Khan||Pakistan||6 June 1982 (age 35),||Left-hand||Left-arm fast||2017||US$10,000|