Lahore Qalandars: Brendon McCullum
Karachi Kings: Chris Gayle
Karachi Kings picked the big bashing batsman from the Caribbean, Chris Gayle!
Peshawar Zalmi: Shahid Afridi
Peshawar Zalmi retained their skipper from the season one, Shahid Afridi.
Quetta Gladiators: Kevin Pietersen
Quetta Gladiators retains the England’s legendary batsman Kevin Pietersen.
Islamabad United: Misbah Ul Haq
Unsurprisngly, Islamabad United keeps their winning skipper, Misbah Ul Haq.
Lahore Qalandars: Sunil Narine
Karachi Kings: Kieron Pollard
Peshawar Zalmi: Eoin Morgan
Quetta Gladiators: Sarfraz Ahmed
Quetta retains their skipper, Sarfraz Ahmed.
Islamabad United: Shane Watson
The mighty Australian allrounder, Shane Watson is retained by the champions of the first season.
Lahore Qalandars: Umar Akmal
The highest run scorer from the previous season.
Karachi Kings: Shoaib Malik
Peshawar Zalmi: Wahab Riaz
Quetta Gladiators: Ahmed Shehzad
Quetta Gladiators are persisting with the star opener of Pakistan.
Islamabad United: Andre Russell
Arguably the best allrounder of the world in T20 format is retained by Islamabad United.
Lahore Qalandars: Sohail Tanvir
Its the player that Lahore Qalandars traded against Chris Gayle, Sohail Tanvir.
Karachi Kings: Mohammad Amir
Peshawar Zalmi: Shakib Al Hasan
Quetta Gladiators: Carlos Brathwaite
Quetta goes for the World T20 hero of West Indies, Carlon Brathwaite.
Islamabad United: Sharjeel Khan
Lahore Qalandars: Dwayne Bravo
Karachi Kings: Ravi Bopara
Peshawar Zalmi: Darren Sammy
Peshawar Zalmi have announced Younis Khan as the batting consultant.
Quetta Gladiators: Luke Wright
Islamabad United: Mohammad Irfan
Lahore Qalandars: Yasir Shah
Karachi Kings: Kumar Sangakkara
Peshawar Zalmi: Mohammad Hafeez
Quetta Gladiators: Anwar Ali
Islamabad United: Samuel Badree
Lahore Qalandars: Anton Devcich
Karachi Kings: Imad Wasim
Peshawar Zalmi: Chris Jordan
Quetta Gladiators: Tymal Mills
Islamabad United: Mohammad Sami
Lahore Qalandars: Mohammad Rizwan
Karachi Kings: Babar Azam
Peshawar Zalmi: Tamim Iqbal
The hard-hitting Bangladeshi opener, Tamim Iqbal is retained by Zalmi.
Quetta Gladiators: Umar Gul
Islamabad United: Khalid Latif
Lahore Qalandars: Cameron Delport
Karachi Kings: Ryan McClaren
Peshawar Zalmi: Kamran Akmal
Quetta Gladiators: Zulfiqar Babar
Islamabad United: Brad Haddin
The Australian wicketkeeper batsman, Brad Haddin is retained by the champions.
Here are the players that are retained by the franchise.
Lahore Qalandars: Azhar Ali, Amir Yameen, Zafar Gohar
Karachi Kings: Sohail Khan, Shahzeb Hasan, Saifullah Bangash
Peshawar Zalmi: Sohaib Maqsood, Junaid Khan, Imran Khan Jr.
Quetta Gladiators: Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Nabi, Asad Shafiq, Saad Nasim
Islamabad United: Sam Billings, Saeed Ajmal, Asif Ali, Rumman Raees, Imran Khalid
Lahore Qalandars: Fakhar Zaman
Karachi Kings: Khurram Manzoor
Peshawar Zalmi: Iftikhar Ahmed
Quetta Gladiators: Umar Amin
Lahore Qalandars: Bilawal Bhatti
Karachi Kings: Kashif Bhatti
Peshawar Zalmi: Haris Sohail
Retained players for Emerging categories.
Peshawar Zalmi: Hasan Ali, Mohammad Asghar
Islamabad United: Ammad Butt, Hussain Talat