KARACHI – Pakistan skipper Babar Azam has been picked as captain of the Karachi Kings for the seventh edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), it was announced on Tuesday.
The star batsman in a statement said that he felt honour that the entire team and Imad Wasim entrusted him with the captaincy of the Karachi Kings team.
He vowed to work hard to take the team to greater heights.
Azam has replaced Imad Wasim, who captained the team since 2018.
Franchise owner Salman Iqbal also showered praises on Azam, calling him a beautiful human being and leader as well.
PSL Season 7 is likely to begin in late January next year while drafting of players would be held in December.