DUBAI: Most popular team of Pakistan Super League (PSL) Peshawar Zalmi will play first match of tournament against capital’s team Islamabad United, TheNewsTribe.com reported.
Boom Boom Afridi will lead the Javed Afridi’s PSL franchise Khpla Team. Mohammad Hafeez, Kamran Akmal, Junaid Khan and Sammy will take on United’s Misbah ul Haq, Russell, Babar Azam and Mohammad Irfan.
Wahab Riaz, who bowled furious spell against Watson in cricket world cup 2015, will come face to face again after the long period.
Match timmings: 20:00 local | 16:00 GMT 11:00 EST | 21:00 PKT
Peshawar Zalmi Squad:
Shahid Afridi (c), Wahab Riaz, Darren Sammy, Kamran Akmal, Muhammad Hafeez, Chris Jordan, Tamim Iqbal, Junaid Khan, James Allenby, Aamir Yamin, Dawid Malan, Imran Khan Junior, Shahid Yousaf, Abdur Rehman, Mohammad Asghar, Brad Hodge, Israrullah, Taj Wali, Musadiq Ahamd, Hassan Ali
Islamabad United Squad:
Shane Watson, Andre Russell, Misbah ul Haq (c), Samuel Badree, Mohammad Irfan, Brad Haddin, Sharjeel Khan, Mohammad Sami, Khalid Latif, Babar Azam, Imran Khalid, Kamran Ghulam, Umar Amin, Sam Billings, Rumman Raees, Amad Butt, Ashar Zaidi, Saeed Ajmal, Umar Siddiq