Peshawar Zalmi are all set to take part in PSL 2020. They have been playing in the Pakistan Super League from four consecutive seasons. Khapal Team have completed their team squad in PSL 2020 Draft held on 6th December 2019 in Lahore. Darren Sammy is captaining Peshawar Zalmi in this season of PSL. You can check all the details about Yellow Storm in PSL including Peshawar Zalmi Team, Squad, Owner, Captain, Coach, Mentor, Staff, Sponsors, Media Partners in PSL 2020 here on this page.
Peshawar Zalmi In PSL 2020
Though, six teams have been canalized by PSL Management to participate in PSL 2020, but no team can beat the passion when it comes to Peshawar Zalmi. The Khapal Team is the biggest sports entity valuing US$40.5 in Pakistan. They came third in the first season of PSL, but claimed their first title in PSL 2017 season. However, they have been coming as the runner ups from the previous two season. Guess, it is time for Peshawar Zalmi to finally claim their title back.
Peshawar Zalmi portray the Youth of Peshawar City. This team have specifically dedicated their PSL campaigns to the Youngsters of Peshawar City. In addition, Peshawar is the capital city of KPK Province in Pakistan. You can check all the important details about Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2020 here on this page.
|Team Name||Peshawar Zalmi (Khapal Team, Our Team, Yellow Storm)|
|Squad||Wahab Riaz, Hassan Ali, Kieron Pollard, Kamran Akmal, Darren Sammy, Imamul Haq, Umar Amin, Tom Banton, Shoaib Malik, Laim Dawson, Mohammad Mohsin, Rahat Ali, Dwaine Pretorious, Adil Ameen, Amir Khan, Aamir Ali, Amir Khan, Aamir Ali, Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali Khan.|
|Owner||Javed Afridi (Haier Pakistan)|
|Head Coach||Mohammad Akram|
|Batting Coach & Mentor||Younis Khan|
|Staff||Saqlain Mushtaq, Arshad Khan, Grant Luden, Li Da Peng, Ibrahim Qureshi, John Gloster, Ghulam Farooq|
|Sponsors||Haier, TCL, Sprite, McDonald’s, Airlink, Ruba Digital, Storm Fiber.|
|Media Partner||Khyber TV, FM 91, Zalmi TV|
|Home Ground||Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar|
Peshawar Zalmi completed their team Squad in the PSL 2020 Draft. Darren Sammy, Wahab Riaz and Hassan ALi are the players retained from 2016 by Yellow Storm Squad. Whereas, Kamran and Liam Dawson signed their contract in PSL 2018, they are also included in PSL 2020 Team Squad for Peshawar Zalmi. On the other hand, Imam ul Haq, Umar Amin and Kieron Pollard were retained by Peshawar Zalmi before PSL 2020 Draft took place.
Mostly, Peshawar Zalmi have added some new faces to their team squad in PSL 2020. These players include Liam Livingstone, Haider Ali, Adil Amin, Shoaib Malik, Mohammad Mohsin, Tom Banton, Rahat Ali, Dwaine Pretorius, Aamir Ali and Mohammad Amir Khan.
|Mohammad Amir Khan||2020|
Javed Afridi (Owner)
The Ceo of Haier Electornics Mr Javed Afridi is the owner of Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2020. Mr Javed Afridi bought the Peshawar Zalmi Franchise team since the first season of Pakistan Super League. Haier Electronics is a Chinese Electronics Company in Pakistan. In addition, Haier is also the Main Title Sponsor for Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 5.
Darren Sammy (Captain)
After PSL 2017, Peshawar Zalmi changed their captaincy and made Darren Sammy their new captain. Since than, Darren Sammy have lead Peshawar Zalmi. The Yellow Storm became the PSL champions in 2017. Darren Sammy is the Former West Indies captain who lead the Caribbean Team in ICC T20 World Cup 2016 with taking them to the title of T20 Champions.
You may remember this One Legged Warrior knocking down Quetta Gladiators in PSL 2019:
Leading from the front 😍
— PeshawarZalmi (@PeshawarZalmi) October 29, 2019
Mohammad Akram ( Head Coach)
The British Commentator and Former Pakistani Cricketer Mohammad Akram is the Head coach for Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 5. Akram have played 9 tests and 23 ODIs for Pakistan from 1995 to 2001.
Younis Khan ( Batting Coach and Mentor)
Former Pakistan Captain Younis Khan is the Batting Coach and Mentor for Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2020. He lead Pakistan in 2009. He joined Peshawar Zalmi from PSL 2016 and since then he has been coaching Yellow Storm in the batting department. Apart from coaching, Younis also Mentors Peshawar Zalmi in PSL T20 League.
Haier Pakistan is the Main Title Sponsor for Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2020. Whereas, TCL and AVT Khyber have also partnered with Peshawar Zalmi for PSL 5 season. In addition, MacDonald’s Pakistan is also sponsoring Peshawar Zalmi in this season of Pakistan Super League.
AVT Khyber, Zalmi TV and FM 91 are the Media Partners for Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2020. AVT Khyber is a Pashtu language TV Channels that airs News and entertainment programs in KPK territory.
Peshawar Zalmi Match Fixtures and Time Table in PSL 2020
- 2nd Match: Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi at National Stadium, Karachi on 21 February 2:00 PM PK Time
- 4th Match: Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi at National Stadium, Karachi on 22 February 2:00 PM PK Time
- 8th Match: Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi at Multan Cricket Stadium, Multan on 26 February 7:00 PM PK Time
- 11th Match: Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on 28 February 7:00 PM PK Time
- 13th Match: Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on 29 February 7:00 PM PK Time
- 15th Match: Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on 2 March 7:00 PM PK Time
- 18th Match: Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on 05 March 7:00 PM PK Time
- 20th Match: Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United at Pindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi on 07 March 2:00 PM PK Time
- 24th Match: Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore on 10 March 7:00 PM PK Time
- 27th Match: Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans at National Stadium, Karachi on 13 March 7:00 PM PK Time
Peshawar Zalmi Head To Head Match Stats in PSL
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