PSL 2023 Peshawar Zalmi Team History, Identity & Squad

Peshawar Zalmi Team is one of the best teams in the Pakistan Super League. PSL is a famous T20 league like the Indian Premier League. All the cricket lovers watch this league around the world. World Peshawar Zalmi means the” Youth of Peshawar”. Peshawar Zalmi represents the city Peshawar which is the capital city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The team of Peshawar wins the PSL title 1 time against Quetta Gladiator. Wahab Riaz is the current Captain of the Peshawar Zalmi team. In this article, we share all about the PSL Peshawar team so read the article till the end.


Peshawar Zalmi Team


Peshawar Zalmi Team Franchise History

The Peshawar Zalmi franchise is the cricket team in PSL. In 2015 on 3 December PCB announced the PSL tournament and select 6 different teams from 6 different cities. Javed Afridi is the owner of the Peshawar Zalmi Team. Javed Afridi buys the Peshawar team for US$16.It is one of the best teams in the Pakistan Super League. If you are a big fan of PSL and want to know about the upcoming PSL 2023 you can click on my previous article PSL 2023 Schedule to check all details about matches & teams.

Peshawar Zalmi Team Play Performance

Peshawar Zalmi plays well all the season of PSL & gets the championship 1 time. You can get here detailed information about the performance in all seasons. How many matches did they win or how many lost.

2016 Year

Peshawar team plays well in the opening tournament and wins the first two matches. In the group stage, Peshawar Zalmi wins six matches out of eight. Zalmi gets 1st position in the points table and qualifies for the play-off stage. They play 1st match of the play-off against Quetta. They lost the match against Quetta by 1 run. The next match in the play-offs play against Islamabad United but they also lost the match & terminate the tournament.

2017 Year

In the year 2017, the team Peshawar Zalmi retained 10 players & add eight new players to their team. In the first match of this season, they lost the match against the Islamabad United team by 7 wickets.  They play the next match against Quetta, they won the match by 7 wickets. But against Lahore Qalandar they can make only 60 runs. When the tournament moved to Sharjah, Zalmi’s first match was tied due to rain & points were shared by both teams.

Next match against Islamabad United they face a tough time in the match. In the last match in Sharjah Peshawar Zalmi face a losing streak after being beaten by the Karachi Kings team. But after shifting the tournament to Dubai, Peshawar Zalmi made a record by winning two consecutive matches against Quetta & Lahore. In the final match, Peshawar defeats Quetta and wins the final match. Muhammad Asghar took 3 wickets for 16 runs.

2018 Year

Zalmi faces defeat against Quetta in the first match of the tournament by 7 wickets. In the next game, Zalmi secured its position by 34 runs against Islamabad United. In this match, Umaid Asif wins the title of a star performer. They play the next match against Karachi Kings & Kings take the win by 5 wickets. After shifting the match to Sharjah the Zalmi team won thrills match against Quetta. Quetta gave the target of 143 runs to Peshawar & in reply Peshawar makes the 107 runs and lost the match by 22 runs. Peshawar beat the Lahore in next match comfortably by the margin of 10 wickets. In the final match Zalmi lost the match against Islamabad United by three wickets.

2019 Year

In this year Peshawar Zalmi finishes the group stage by taking the 1st position. Zalmi wins 7 matches out of 10 and become no 1 on point stage. But in qualifier round the Quetta Gladiators give the target to Peshawar and Peshawar lost the match by 10 runs. In the final once again Quetta & Zalmi face each other & Quetta defeat the match to Zalmi by 8 wickets.

2020 Year

In the year of 2020 Peshawar Zalmi play well but they could not win the final. Before the tournament they signed Hashem Amla for their monstrance. Younis Khan get the retirement from his place of mentorship.

Peshawar Zalmi Team Identity

Team Name ,Logo

The Peshawar Zalmi team name choose by Javed Afridi. Zalmi word means ” the Youth” so whole word meaning is Youth of Peshawar city. The logo of Peshawar team represent the tradition of  its city. The logo of Zalmi team decorate with the  Peshawari turban with three stumps. Peshawar logo has three color Blue. White and Yellow. All these three color show the pride of the region Peshawar & energy of the people.

Brand Ambassador

In the year of 2016 to 2017 Hamza Ali Abbasi and Humaima Malik was the two Brand Ambassador of the Zalmi team. But in 2018 Mahira Khan replace with Humaima.  In 2019 Sana Javed assigned for the brand Ambassador.

Team Anthem

Gul Parna is the Pashtun singer & sung the song for the Peshawar Zalmi team. In every season the Zami team changed their Anthem. And released before the tournament.

Sponsor For Kit

The kit of the color is Yellow & Blue but in 4th season they changed their kit color in black & yellow. The Peshawar Zalmi has national and multi-national partner for branding like Haier, McDonalds, TCL, Sprite, and JW Forland. Its media partner are Dawn News, AVT Khyber News, FM 91, & Daily Pakistan.

Peshawar Squad

Peshawar Zalmi retained many player time to time. In this team many fantastic players make many records. All the squad list is mention below.

  • Liam Livingstone
  • Wahab Riaz (C)
  • Sherfane Rutherford
  • Shoaib Malik
  • Haider Ali
  • Hussain Talat
  • Saqib Mahmood
  • Hazratullah Zazai
  • Usman Qadir
  • Salman Irshad
  • Arshad Iqbal
  • Sameen Gul
  • Kamran Akmal
  • Sirajuddin
  • Arish Ali Khan
  • Ben Cutting
  • Mohammad Haris
  • Mohammad Umer
  • Matt Parkinson
  • Pat Brown
  • Sohail Khan
  •  Tom Kohler-Cadmore

Where to Watch Peshawar Zalmi All Matches Live in Pakistan?

Million of fans of Pakistan Super League live in the Pakistan. They want to watch all the thrashed matches Peshawar Zalmi live. PTV Sports is the official channel of Pakistan which has rights to broadcast all PSL matches live. The lovers of Peshawar Zalmi team can watch all live matches on PTV Sports.

On the other hand you can also watch all matches on Ten Sports. It is the 2nd sports channel of Pakistan to broadcast all events of different sports like football, tennis, and etc. It is a good news for the all mobile users they can watch all live match on Daraz Live application. Daraz Live provide live streaming of PSL all matches. If you want to enjoy Peshawar Zalmi team all matches live stream follow these steps.

  • Search Daraz APK live on Google Play Store.
  • Download the application.
  • Now click on Install button.
  • Open the matches category to select your favorite match.
  • Now enjoy the live stream of Peshawar Zalmi matches.

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