Daren Sammy (West Indian Skipper) expressed his pleasure for up coming mega event of Pakistan Super League (PSL 5), connected directly to the fans by posting tweet in Urdu stormed social media.
As per details, Daren Sammy in his recent tweet wrote that:
The mega event of PSL 5 will be very meaningful for the Pakistani nation.
“I cant wait to join my family of Peshawar Zalmi.”
He further wrote:
“I will be playing with great enthusiasm in front of Pakistani nation.”
پاکستان میں پی پی ایس 5 کا مطلب پاکستان کے عوام کے لئے بہت معنی ہو گا اور میں اپنے پشاور زالما خاندان میں شامل ہونے کا انتظار نہیں کر سکتا اور اس کے ساتھ ساتھ اپنے آپ کو جوش و جذبہ کی وجہ سے ہجوم کے سامنے کھیل رہا ہوں ۔ یہ صرف کرکٹ نہیں ہے @JAfridi10
— Daren Sammy (@darensammy88) February 9, 2020
Earlier, the six franchises of Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2020 have declared their replacements for the tournament.
PSL issued a press release in which it mentioned the changes the franchises made.
Quetta Gladiators have purchased in Zahid Mehmood for Keemo Paul who will join the squad after March 7.
Islamabad United has replaced Rassie van der Dussen with Dawid Malan for the entire tournament.
Apart from these, Karachi kings have brought Mitchell McClenaghan in place of Liam Plunkett for all the matches while Chadwick Walton joins for Dan Lawrence.
Furthermore, Lewis Gregory has joined Peshawar Zalmi in place of Dwaine Pretorius for all the matches while Carlos Brathwaite will be in the team till March 7 in place of Kieron Pollard.
Multan Sultans has also made a change in its team. It has brought in Fabian Allen till March 7 rather than Wayne Madsen.
Above all, Dane Vilas will be playing with Lahore Qalandars for all the matches instead of Lendl Simmons.
Former T20 World Cup Champion Younus Khan has shown his support for Lahore Qalandars to win PSL 5 tournament.
His recent media talk at a ceremony held at NED University; the former Test player said that All teams are good and they are working hard to clinch the title.”
“However, it is my wish that I want to see Lahore Qalandars in the finals,” he said.
Peshawar Zalmi replaced him with South Africa’s Hashim Amla earlier this month.
PSL 2020 kicks off on February 20 and will continue till March 22, 2020. This time, all the matches are being played in Pakistan and four different venues have been selected, including National Stadium Karachi, Gaddafi Stadium Lahore, Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium and Multan Cricket Stadium.
Peshawar Zalmi will face Karachi Kings in their first match of the HBL PSL on February 21, 2020.