All Zalmi players ready to play PSL final in Lahore, reveals owner

| Updated: Aug 23, 2017 11:20 IST

Karachi [Pakistan], Feb.7 (ANI): Peshawar Zalmi Owner Javed Afridi has revealed that his entire squad, including the international players, have given their approval to play Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 final in Lahore if his team qualify for the same. Earlier, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) had confirmed that Lahore will host the final match of the second edition of the PSL on March 7 come what may. Javed said that he had met his entire squad and discussed various prospects of playing the PSL final in Lahore. "It is good news that all Zalmi players have given their consent to the team management that they are ready to play in Lahore. Our players are motivated and excited to play well and reach the final of this mega event," the Dawn quoted the franchise owner as saying. Earlier, PCB's head of executive committee Najam Sethi had said that in case no foreign player agrees to play in Pakistan then the final would be held in Lahore with local players to be roped in as replacements. However, all other matches of PSL will be held in the UAE. (ANI)