The franchise cricket team in Pakistan super league has made some change in their team; excluded many foreign cricket player and included some new players in their team. Bangladeshi all-rounder and one of the best player who have been playing for PSL for some time now, Shakib-Al-Hasan who’s one of the excluded players. The decision was taken by Peshawar Zalmi which one of the franchise team that where Hasan has been playing for. Shakib without Pakistan Cricket Super League.
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Instead of Shakib, Sri-Lankan famous cricketer Dilshan will play for Peshawar Zalmi. The PSL is similar to Indian IPl that is now set to start in 9th February 2017. At the same time, Bangladesh also will visit India for their upcoming tour of India.
As Shakib, another Bangladeshi opening batsman Tamim Iqbal was on the waiting list of Peshawar. In the last six games for Peshawar Zalmi, Tamim scored 3 fifties.
It was fixed by Bangladesh Cricket Board that, after the 9th February’s Bangladesh v India test match both Tamim and Shakib will head for Dubai where the Pakistan Super League will play their all matches. Although, Zalmi made changes Shakib’s space for Dilshan; they kept Tamim as the reserve.
Peshawar Zalmi also excluded Alex Hales and Mohammed Shajad too. Hales is suffering from the hand injury and Marlon Samuels will play for him. However, at the same time, Afghanistan and Zimbabwe series will be held hence the franchise team will need to find the alternative to Afghan player.