Pakistan Super League (PSL) is going to held in February 2016. The PSL will be the most prestigious Domestic Cricket Tournament for Pakistan. Players from all over the world will partcipate along with a good number of Pakistani local players. It is a dream for every Pakistan cricketer to be a part of PSL. According to tournament rules & regulations, maximum four foreign players are allowed to play in a match for a team. So the probability of local players is more to be in the first XI.
Among the player who are enlisted for ‘PSL player draft’, there is a name Azhar Mahmood in Diamond category. The former Pakistani all-rounder is an experienced Campaigner in all version of cricket specially T20. He has played in different teams all around the world like Kent, Auckland Aces, Dhaka Gladiators, Kings XI Punjab, Wayamba United, Sydney Thunder, Barisal Burners, Cape Cobras, Kolkata Knight Riders. The 40 year old medium Pace all-rounder is very popular for his outstanding T20 record. He has played 223 T20 matches so far.
Azhar Mahmood Records
Batting: 4032 runs at 135.16 strike rate with 18 half century & 2 century.
Bowling: 250 wickets with 7.6 economy.
Mahmood married british citizen Ebba Quresh in 2003. He han’t called for national team after 2007. As a consequence of this, he applied for British citizenship and became a British Citizen in 2011. He is now a fully qualified English cricketer. So he has to be considered as an overseas player for a tournament of his homeland. He is likely to get a team, nevertheless it will be tough to be regular in playing XI.