The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday held the players draft for the National T20 Cup at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. As many as eight regions including Lahore Blues, Lahore Whites, Karachi Whites, Rawalpindi, Islamabad, Multan, FATA, and Peshawar selected 14 players each to complete their set of 18 players for the important tournament.
Pakistan’s experienced all-rounder Shoaib Malik will represent Karachi Whites, while left-arm Test pacer Mohammad Amir will lead Rawalpindi.
Defending champions Lahore Blues will play under the leadership of Saad Nasim who will be accompanied by young Hussain Talat and Agha Salman.
Usman Khan Shinwari will lead FATA which also comprises of Shaheen Afridi and Usama Mir in their side while Islamabad will be led by left-arm all-rounder Imad Wasim having Umar Gul and Junaid Khan in their line-up.