Lahore Qalandar represents Pakistan’s biggest city, Lahore in one of the top T20 leagues in the world. Detailed analysis on Lahore Qalandars Squad in PSL 2023 is below for our valued readers. Lahore is the current PSL champion.
The Lahore Qalandars squad is fresh off their back-to-back PSL victories and will enter the 2024 season with a strong squad hoping to continue their winning streak.
The Lahore Qalandars 2024 squad is a formidable one, with their bowling attack being a standout strength. If their key players maintain their form and young talents rise to the occasion, they have a good chance of repeating their championship run and completing a hat-trick of PSL titles.
Lahore Qalandars Players List
Lahore Qalandars Squad Analysis
At top of the order Fakhar Zaman boasts a T20 strike rate of 141.43 and capable of dismantling any bowling attack on his given day but he needs to be consistent as some time he through his wicket away.
South African Rassie van der Dussen although not available for the full PSL season but he adds stability and experience with a T20 average of 36.13 and strike rate of 133.23. West Indian Shai Hope is another experience player but take some time to settle in and not a highly sought player in T20 cricket.
In middle order Sikandar Raza offers experience and power (strike rate of 149.18), the middle order might lack depth compared to other teams. Shahibzada Farhan is also in good form and displayed his potential in all domestic competitions and got a national call-up. Abdullah Shafique’s T20 record is promising, but he needs to translate domestic success to the PSL stage.
Pace spearhead, Shaheen Afridi, is a proven match-winner with 119 wickets in T20 cricket at an economy of 7.74. Haris Rauf, with his pace and variations, has 95 wickets at an economy of 8.49, further strengthening the attack.
Zaman Khan is another fast bowler who can be lethal with his pace and variations at the depth and shown this many times. Liam Dawson will be the lead spinner as Rashid Khan will not be available due to injury. Young left arm wrist spinner Faridoun may alos get some chances to show his skills and variations.
David Wiese and Sikandar Raza are the two genuine all-rounders in his side with Shaheen Shah Afridi can also chip in with some handy runs lower down the order. Kmaran Ghulam is another batter who can roll his arm over if team needs.
Lahore Qalandar Team Management
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Lahore Qalandar Head Coach 2024
Former Pakistan fast bowler Aaqib Javed is Head Coach of Lahore Qalandars for PSL 2024. Aaqib is associated with LQ in this capacity since the inception of the franchise and played a pivotal part in the development of the LQ talent hunt program.
Lahore Qalandars Batting Coach 2024
Former first-class batsman Mansoor Rana continue as batting coach for LQ for 2024. Mansoor played 2 ODI’s for Pakistan in 1990 but with modest success.
Lahore Qalandar Bowling Coach 2024
Aaqib Javed will also fill the boots of the LQ bowling coach because of his expertise in this department.
Lahore Qalandars Fielding Coach 2024
Another local boy of Lahore Shahzad Butt will hold the position of fielding coach of LQ. Shahzad is a former fast bowler and played the game till 2009 so he knows a bit of ins and outs of the modern game.
Lahore Qalandars Owner
One of the most liked franchise owners Fawad Rana is the owner of LQ. Full of exuberance and excitement Fawad Rana is like a live wire in the dugout and because of his smile and big mustache he always remains a crowd favorite.
Lahore Qalandars Match Schedule 2024
To be updated
Lahore Qalandar Records
- Overall LQ played 72 matches across season of the Pakistan Super League winning 30 and losing 39 of them.
- With 1939 runs Fakhar Zaman is the top run getter for LQ in PSL history.
- Shaheen Shah Afridi 70 wickets in PSL is the highest for any LQ bowler in PSL
Lahore Qalandar Anthem
Lahore Qalandar song was a great hit among the locals, traditional touch with Lahori culture make it viral among the team fans.
Below is the video of Lahore Qalandar song.
Lahore Qalandars Kit 2024
To be updated