Quetta Gladiators’ prized pacer, Naseem Shah, has made a shocking transfer to Islamabad United in a high-profile swap deal for the upcoming Pakistan Super League season 9 (PSL 9).
The best-arm pacer shared his enthusiasm on the social media platform ‘X’ by posting a photograph with a caption acknowledged, “The next destination is Islamabad.”
Beforehand, PSL 5 successful captain Imad Wasim additionally joined Islamabad United colors within the ninth version of the event.
Imad, who was named because the All-Rounder of HBL PSL 8, has been snapped by Islamabad United within the Platinum class whereas Hasan Ali (Diamond class) strikes to Karachi Kings. By advantage of this participant commerce, Karachi Kings have acquired Islamabad United’s first spherical silver choose in change for his or her second spherical silver choose.
With a few of the most interesting onerous hitters like Afghanistan’s Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Pakistan’s Azam Khan, and Asif Ali and all-rounders like Shadab Khan and Faheem Ashraf, Islamabad are slowly changing into one of many favourites for the upcoming season.
Earlier, Iftikhar Ahmed joined Multan Sultans in a serious swap take care of Rilee Rossouw.
Iftikhar, who represented Peshawar Zalmi, Karachi Kings and Islamabad United prior to now, will put on the Sultans’ jersey subsequent 12 months, making him the primary participant to play for 5 completely different groups within the league.
With the historic commerce, Multan now additionally received the primary platinum choose within the PSL 9 Draft which is scheduled to happen on December 13 in Lahore.
Rossouw rejoined Quetta, the staff with which he gained the PSL trophy in 2019 and was additionally the second top-scorer by scoring 39 runs within the closing towards Peshawar Zalmi.