Pakistan Super league 2021 edition is all set to begin from 20th Feb 2021. PSL is one of the fastest growing franchise cricket leagues around the world. One of the reasons is increasing number of foreign players in PSL after each edition. List of Pakistan Super League 6 foreign players is below in detail.
There is increasing number of queries in Google regards to PSL 6 out of country players which means PSL fans wants to know about the PSL players which doesn’t belongs to Pakistan and recruited from the other cricket playing nations to become part of PSL 6 overseas players list 2021.
Many of the international players in PSL 2021 is currently playing in Big Bash League 2020 as an overseas players and will be available for PSL 6 after end BBL 2020-21 season.
PSL 6 Foreign Players Categories
Complete PSL 2021 squad is composed of 6 different categorizes 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 2021 Oversease Player list.
More than 400 players from around 20 cricket playing nations put their hands up so that they can be selected to play Pakistan Super League 2021 as a foreign player.
Country wise Details of PSL 6 Foreign Players
List of England Players in PSL 6
Just like we saw in ongoing BBL where the list of English players in BBL 2020 is the longest same goes with the PSL 2021. As many as 15 English players featuring in the lost of PSL 2021 foreign players and all 06 franchises have chosen at least 1 player from England.
- Joe Clarke (Karachi Kings),
- Joe Denly (Lahore Qalandars)
- Samit Patel (Lahore Qalandars),
- Tom Abell (Lahore Qalandars)
- Alex Hales (Islamabad United),
- Chris Jordan (Islamabad United),
- Lewis Gregory (Islamabad United),
- Phil Salt (Islamabad United)),
- Reece Topley (Islamabad United)
- James Vince (Multan Sultan),
- Adam Lyth (Multan Sultan),
- Tom Banton (Quetta Gladiators),
- Liam Livingstone (Peshawar Zalmi),
- Ravi Bopara (Peshawar Zalmi),
- Saqib Mahmood (Peshawar Zalmi),
List of South African Players in PSL 6
South African is also other nation whose contingent is part of PSL since its beginning but few of those not representing South African national team due to KOLPAK restrictions.
- Colin Ingram (Karachi Kings),
- David Wiese (Lahore Qalandars)
- Rilee Rossouw (Multan Sultans)
- Cameron Delport (Quetta Gladiators))
- David Miller (Peshawar Zalmi),
List of Afghanistan Players in PSL 6
Players from Afghanistan are also selling as hot cakes in different franchise around the world. Afghanistan players in BBL 2020 are also made themselves available for PSL 2021 draft and picked up readily by many PSL franchises.
- Mohammad Nabi (Karachi Kings),
- Noor Ahmad (Karachi Kings),
- Rashid Khan (Lahore Qalandars),
- Qais Ahmad (Quetta Gladiators)
- Mujeeb Ur Rahman (Peshawar Zalmi),
List of West Indian Players in PSL 6
04 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.
- Chadwick Walton (Karachi Kings),
- Carlos Braithwaite (Multan Sultan)
- Sherfane Rutherford (Peshawar Zalmi),
- Chris Gayle (Quetta Gladiators)
List of Australian Players in PSL 6
04 Australian players have been selected to play PSL 2021 edition. All of these 04 players have been part of PSL franchises in past also.
- Dan Christian (Karachi Kings)
- Ben Dunk (Lahore Qalandars),
- Chris Lynn (Multran Sultan),
- Ben Cutting (Quetta Gladiators
List of New Zealand Players in PSL 6
Only New Zealand player got picked in PSL 6 is Colin Munro and he has been picked up by Islamabad United.
- Colin Munro (Islamabad United)
List of Sri Lanka Players in PSL 6
Sri Lanka players were available in draft but on one get picked up due to their international commitments which made them partially available.
List of Bangladesh Players in PSL 6
No Bangladesh player get picked in PSL 2021 foreign players quota despite players like Tamim Iqbal shown interest to play the fastest growing PSL franchise cricket league in the world.
List of Indian Players in PSL 6
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.
List of Ireland Players in PSL 6
Ireland players were also available in the PSL 6 auction but were not picked up by any franchise.