The 6 franchises of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) have publicized HBL PSL 2020 replacement draft for the 5th edition of the tournament, which takes underway on February 20 at Karachi National Stadium.
The PSL franchises have retained eight new players after the PSL 5 replacement draft result to fulfill their promise to the league in case of the unavailability of some crucial players. The PCB issued a press release to publish the names of the afresh signed players for 2020 PSL.
Replacement Draft Of Psl 2020 Players List
Defending champions Quetta Gladiators have taken in Zahid Mehmood for Keemo Paul, the leg-spinner from Southern Punjab. It is confirmed who will not be a part of the tournament till March 7. Both the HBL PSL 2020 Replacement Draft and HBL PSL replacement draft players belong to the Silver category.
Islamabad United has made one change by carrying in Dawid Malan in place of Gold Player Rassie van der Dussen for the full contest. Who will be playing for the national team during PSL 5. Dawid Malan has played all his PSL cricket with Peshawar Zalmi since the first PSL edition of the tournament.
Karachi Kings have substituted Liam Plunkett(Gold) with Mitchell McClenaghan for the full competition from the Gold category will be replacing Plunkett for the whole fight. Plunkett won’t be available for the tournament due to an injury.
While Chadwick Walton’s silver category is their other replacement draft of PSL 5 as he comes in for Dan Lawrence. Who commits with England Lions when PSL is scheduled.
The winners of the PSL 1, 2016 edition Peshawar Zalmi have taken in Lewis Gregory from England in place of Dwaine Pretorius of South Africa for the entire tournament.
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Whereas Carlos Brathwaite in the Diamond category will be representing the side instead of Kieron Pollard till March 7. Kieron from West Indies will play their last match in the series against Sri Lanka.
Multan Sultans have got one switch to their lineup as Fabian Allen will be playing for the side till March 7, alternatively of Wayne Madsen. Fabian Allen will more be unavailable for Multan Sultans due to his national team commitment and can join them after the Sri Lanka series. Sultans have picked Wayne Madsen of Derbyshire to fill his spot.
Lahore Qalandars have more made one change to their team, with Dane Vilas of South Africa coming in for Lendl Simmons for the entire tournament. The wicket-keeper batsman was picked for the entire tournament. Simmons has personal reasons to opt-out of the tournament.
The fifth edition of PSL 2020 gets underway in Karachi on February 20 with Islamabad United playing against Quetta Gladiators.
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