10 Pakistan gamers have been efficiently auctioned on the Lanka Premier League (LPL). The public sale noticed some thrilling bidding wars as groups vied to safe gifted cricketers for the match, which is scheduled to happen from July 30 to August 22, 2023.
The Colombo Strikers made spectacular acquisitions, buying Iftikhar Ahmed, Wahab Riaz, and Mohammad Nawaz for $50,000, $40,000, and $30,000 respectively. These gamers will now be part of forces with Babar Azam and Naseem Shah, who had been pre-signed by the franchise previous to the public sale.
Mohammad Hasnain and Asif Ali additionally garnered vital consideration on the public sale, each beginning with a base value of $30,000. Ultimately, Hasnain was efficiently bid on by B-Love Kandy for $34,000, whereas Asif was purchased for his base value of $30,000. Moreover, Kandy chosen Mohammad Haris and Aamer Jamal from Peshawar Zalmi, buying their providers for $20,000 and $10,000 respectively. Hasnain, Asif, Haris, and Jamal will now be part of forces with Fakhar Zaman, forming a formidable staff for Kandy.
Shoaib Malik, who had beforehand represented the Jaffna Kings, discovered himself again of their ranks as they secured his providers for $50,000. The Kings additionally added Zaman Khan, a specialist in loss of life overs, to their squad at his base value of $30,000. Moreover, Dambulla Aura strengthened their bowling assault by buying Pakistani pacer Shahnawaz Dahani for his base value of $20,000.
Nonetheless, the public sale didn’t carry success for all Pakistani gamers. Famend cricketers like Sarfaraz Ahmed, Imad Wasim, and Azam Khan remained unsold, failing to draw bids from the taking part franchises.