Pakistan Super League 2022 edition is all set to begin from 27th Jan 2022. PSL is one of the best T20 franchise cricket leagues around the world. One of the reasons is the increasing number of foreign players in PSL after each edition. We have compiled a list of all 2022 Pakistan Super League foreign players below
Pakistan Super League overseas players list consists of players from test playing nations like England, West Indies, South Africa, Afghanistan, Australia, New Zealand, Zimbabwe & Ireland whereas associate nation like Singapore also has representation in the PSL 7 Overseas players category.
Pakistan Super League Foreign Players
PSL Foreign Players Categories
Complete PSL 2021 squad is composed of 6 different categories but Foreign Players in Pakistan Super League 6 can be picked up by different franchises in only 4 categories.
- Platinum Category
- Diamond Category
- Gold Category &
- Silver Category
PSL 6 Overseas Players at Draft
Pakistan Super League growth and stature can be gauged with the interest shown by top international and associate players to get inducted in PSL 2022 Overseas Player list.
More than 350 players from cricket-playing nations put their hands up so that they can be selected to play Pakistan Super League 7 as a foreign player.
New Overseas Players in PSL 7
There are many overseas players in PSL who are a regular feature of this league but this year many new international players are also part of this fast-growing league in world cricket.
New Foreign Players in PSL list includes Reece Topley, Harry Brooks, Merchant De Lange, Dean Foxcroft, Rahmanullah Gurbaz, Naveen-ul-Haq, Hazratullah Zazai, Odean Smith, Romario Shephard, Rovman Powell, James Faulkner, Tim David, Paul Sterling, Blessing Muzarabani
Country wise List of PSL 7 Foreign Players
Just like we saw in ongoing BBL where the list of English players in BBL 2021 is the longest same goes with the PSL 2022. As many as 23 English players featuring in the PSL 7 season as foreign players and all 06 franchises have chosen at least 1 player from England. Click Here For More Details
- Alex Hales (PZ)
- Reece Topley (PZ)
- Joe Clarke (KK)
- Chris Jordan (KK)
- Lewis Gregory (KK)
- Tom ABell (KK)
- Tom Allenby (KK)
- Ian Cockbain (KK)
- Jordan Thompson (KK)
- David Willey (MS)
- Phil Salt (LQ)
- Harry Brooks (LQ)
- Samit Patel (LQ)
- Liam Lvingstone (PZ)
- Saqib Mahmood (PZ)
- Tom Kohler-Cadmore (PZ)Matt Parkinson (PZ)
- Pat Brown (PZ)
- James Vince (QG)
- Jason Roy (QG)
- Ben Duckett (QG)
- Luke Wood (QG)
- Will Smeed (QG)
- Dan Lawrence (QG)
South Africa is also another nation whose contingent is part of PSL since its beginning but some of those return to the South African national team after KOLPAK restrictions end. Click Here For More Details
- Rilee Rossouw
- Imran Tahir,
- Marchant De Lange
- David Wiese
- Dean Foxcroft
Players from Afghanistan are also selling hot cakes in different franchises around the world. Afghanistan players in BBL 2021 and IPL 2021 are prime examples of this. Click Here For More Details
- Rehmanullah Gurbaz
- Rashid Khan
- Noor Ahmed
- Hazratulah Zazai
- Mohammad Nabi.
06 West Indian players are playing in PSL 2021 as foreign players and they all are part of 04 different Pakistan Super League franchises. Two times World T20 champions have unearthed some great shortest format talent. Click Here For More Details
- Odean Smith (MS)
- Rovman Powell (MS)
- Jhonson Charles (MS)
- Dominic Drakes (MS)
- Sherfane Rutherford (PZ)
- Shimron Hetmyer (QG)
3 players from Australia are part of the PSL 7 foreign players list. Click Here For More Details
- Ben Cutting
- Ben Faulkner
- Ben Dunk
The only New Zealand player who got picked in PSL 7 is Colin Munro
Tim David from Singapore who is part of many franchise T20 leagues is also picked by PSL teams.
Ireland’s Paul Sterling has been picked in Pakistan Super League Overseas Players category during the PSL player draft 2022.
Zimbabwe fast bowler Blessing Muzarabani was picked in the foreign player’s list in PSL 7.
List of Sri Lanka Players in PSL 2022
Sri Lanka players were available in the draft but on one get picked up due to their international commitments which made them partially available.
List of Bangladesh Players in PSL 7
No Bangladesh player gets picked in PSL 2022 foreign players.
List of Indian Players in PSL 7
As part of BCCI policy, they didn’t allow their players to play T20 franchise league other than IPL made them unavailable for PSL season.