Finally the long wait is over and Pakistan largest domestic cricketing event PSL Draft first round has been done where each team had to select an icon player out of five costing $200,000 each for their franchises.
The event was kicked off on Monday in National Academy Lahore where the PSL official logo was launched and they also released the icon players list in the same event.
PSL Icon players draft was consist of total 5 players, 2 National and 3 overseas cricketers for five franchises and each teams had to select only one icon player for their team.
As expected Peshawar Zalmi owned by Javed Afridi bagged Pakistan t20 captain Shahid Afridi. Islamabad Untied bought Australian All Rounder Shane Watson, Quetta Gladiators selected Kevin Pietersen, Karachi Kings picked Shoaib Malik and Lahore Qalandars signed the mighty Chris Gayle as their iconic player of PSL T20.
Most likely these five players will also be selected as captain of the sides while playing a major role in their prespective franchises.