The all-rounder Imad Wasim will lead Karachi Kings in HBL PSL 2019 while South African Batsman Colin Ingram will be his Vice Captain, the Owner of Karachi Kings Salman Iqbal announced on Friday.
I am happy to announce that the management team of @KarachiKingsARY has decided that @simadwasim will lead the team as Captain and @CAIngram41 as his vice captain . Best of luck to both of them . #karachi #dedhanadhan @ARYNEWSOFFICIAL @wasimakramlive @iRashidLatif
— Salman Iqbal ARY (@Salman_ARY) January 4, 2019
The 30-year-old Imad Wasim also led Karachi Kings in PSL 2018 for a brief period. Under his Captaincy, the team played eight matches and won four.
Imad Wasim has represented Pakistan in 31 T20 Internationals, in which he has scored 140 runs with a 12.72 batting average and also picked up 35 wickets.
— Karachi Kings (@KarachiKingsARY) January 2, 2019
The six franchise-based Pakistan Super League (PSL) will begin on February 14, 2019 and end with the Final at National Stadium Karachi on March 17, 2019.
A total of 34 T20s will be held in five venues including Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Sharjah Cricket Stadium, Sheikh Zayed Cricket Stadium, Gaddafi Stadium Lahore and National Stadium Karachi.