Shahid Afridi thanks Karachi Kings

The former Pakistan Captain and flamboyant all-rounder Shahid Afridi has parted away with Karachi Kings with a gratitude.

“Thank you to @KarachiKingsARY for a lovely time,” the 38-year-old Shahid Afridi said in a twitter message on Tuesday.

“Time for a new chapter in my @thePSLt20 journey. Will be following the #PSLDraft2018!,” the all-rounder also said.

After featuring for Peshawar Zalmi in First and Second Edition of Pakistan Super League (PSL), Shahid Afridi appeared in the third PSL Edition held earlier in 2018 for Karachi Kings.

However, as per the team retentions list released earlier in the day, Shahid Afridi would no longer be seen in action for Karachi Kings in 2019.

For the next season of PSL, Karachi Kings retained New Zealand’s Colin Munro, Current World No One T20I Player Babar Azam and Mohammad Amir as their Platinum Picks.

The franchise placed South African all-rounder Colin Ingram, Imad Wasim and Usman Shinwari in Diamond Category while Mohammad Rizwan and England’s Ravi Bopara in Gold Category.team retentions list for PSL 2019

The Player Draft for PSL 2019 will be held on November 20, 2018. Prior to which, each franchise can retain up to 10 players in a squad of 16.

Pakistan Super League will return to action on February 14 next year.