The 8th edition of the Pakistan Super League will begin from 13 February to 19 March 2023. Matches will take place in four cities.
The PSL 8 schedule 2023 will be released soon by PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board).
PSL 8 Team Squads
Below is the list of players and their categories for 6 teams participating in the PSL 8, 2023.
1. Islamabad United
Below are the chosen players for the Islamabad United team for PSL 8.
|Islamabad United Squad||Category|
|Alex Hales (England)||Platinum|
|Rahmanullah Gurbaz (Afghanistan)||Platinum|
|Fazal Haq Farooqi (Afghanistan)||Diamond|
|Colin Munro (New Zealand)||Retained|
|Paul Stirling (Ireland)||Retained|
|Moeen Ali (England)||Supplementary|
2. Peshawar Zalmi
Below are the players chosen for the Peshawar Zalmi team squad for PSL 8.
|Rovman Powell (West Indies)||Platinum|
|Bhanuka Rajapaksa (Sri Lanka)||Platinum|
|Mujeeb Ur Rehman (Afghanistan)||Diamond|
|Sherfane Rutherford (West Indies)||Retained|
|Tom Kohler-Cadmore (England)||Retained|
3. Karachi Kings
Below are the players chosen for the Karachi Kings team squad for PSL 8.
|Imran Tahir (South Africa)||Platinum|
|Matthew Wade (Australia)||Platinum|
|James Fuller (New Zealand)||Diamond|
|James Vince (England)||Diamond|
|Andrew Tye (Australia)||Gold|
|Irfan Khan Niazi||Emerging|
|Mohammad Umar (South Africa)||Supplementary|
|Tabraiz Shamsi (South Africa)||Supplementary|
4. Lahore Qalandars
Below are the players chosen for the Lahore Qalandars team squad for PSL 8.
|Rashid Khan (Afghanistan)||Retained|
|Shaheen Shah Afridi||Retained|
|David Wiese (Namibia)||Retained|
|Liam Dawson (England)||Gold|
|Sikandar Raza (Zimbabwe)||Gold|
|Harry Brook (England)||Retained|
|Mirza Tahir Baig||Silver|
5. Multan Sultans
Below are the players chosen for the Multan Sultan team squad for PSL 8.
|David Miller (South Africa)||Platinum|
|Josh Little (Ireland)||Platinum|
|Rilee Rossouw (South Africa)||Retained|
|Akeal Hosein (West Indies)||Gold|
|Tim David (Australia)||Retained|
|Adil Rashid (England)||Supplementary|
6. Quetta Gladiators
Below are the players chosen for the Quetta Gladiators team squad for PSL 8.
|Wanindu Hasaranga (Sri Lanka)||Platinum|
|Jason Roy (England)||Retained|
|Odean Smith (West Indies)||Diamond|
|Will Smeed (England)||Retained|
|Abdul Wahid Bangalzai||Emerging|
|Martin Guptill (New Zealand)||Supplementary|
|Omair Bin Yousuf||Supplementary|
New Entries in PSL 8
PSL 8 will observe the debut of players like Wanindu Hasaranga, and Bhanuka Rajapaksa (2022 Asia Cup winning duo), along with Adil Rashid and Matthew Wade (England and Australia’s ICC T20 Men’s World Cup winners).
Fans will also see Jimmy Neesham (New Zealand all-rounder) and Tabraiz Shamsi (South Africa) during the 8th edition of PSL.