Peshawar Zalmi Announced to Host Global Zalmi League Next Year

Pakistan Super league 2017 champions Peshawar Zalmi is going to host its own Global Zalmi League next year.

PSL franchise Peshawar Zalmi which held Zalmi World Cup before PSL 2 in United Arab Emirates and now this Global Zalmi League before PSL 3. The franchise which enjoys the global fan base is having 16 participant teams from 16 different countries.


The franchise, Peshawar Zalmi owned by Javed Afridi, also announced Global Zalmi team which is selected from last year’s Zalmi World Cup which was held in UAE. This team will consists of young players from across the globe who had participated in major event of Global Zalmi.

Abraash Khan from Canada Zalmi has been appointed as the captain of Global Zalmi team. The team comprises of highly skilled batsmen and top class all rounders, supported by spin bowlers.

  1. Abraash khan, Captain (Canada Zalmi)
  2. Junaid Siddiqui (Canada Zalmi)
  3. Faizan Amin (Melbourne Zalmi)
  4. Rayyan Pathan (Canada Zalmi)
  5. Rameez Ahmad (Melbourne Zalmi)
  6. Sagheer Afridi (Dubai Zalmi)
  7. Junaid Aziz (China Zalmi)
  8. Adnan Khan (China Zalmi)
  9. Mohsin Mattoo (Kashmir Zalmi)
  10. Sagheer Afridi (Dubai Zalmi)
  11. Usman Sahar (London zalmi)
  12. Yatin Arora, Wicket keeper (Canada Zalmi)
  13. Zeeshan Khan emerging (London Zalmi)
  14. Jhanzaib Khan emerging (USA Zalmi)
  15. Zeeshan Rehman emerging (London Zalmi)


Chairman Peshawar Zalmi Mr. Javed Afridi congratulated and appreciated Global Zalmi players dedication and becoming part of the squad. Top 5 players of Global Zalmi League 2018 will practice with Peshawar Zalmi team during PSL as part of GZ development program. Chairman also promised a biggest and better Global Zalmi League.

Brand Manager of  Global Zalmi Mr. Iftikhar Ud Din Khattak says Very balanced team with an excellent combination of young attacking batsmen and genuine quick fast bowing supported by leg spin option, bunch of super fit athletes from across the globe. team selection is based on their performance in last year zalmi world cup. emerging category has also been introduced and three players who will be part of playing XI.

Full schedule and other details about Zalmi Super League will be announced in January 2018.




TV Channels and Social Media suspended across Pakistan!

Pakistan Telecommunication Authority has suspended Social Media websites Facebook, Twitter and PEMRA has blocked all News Channels acorss Pakistan due to the government’s crackdown on the Faizabad protesters in Islamabad since few days.

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According to the press release and sources:

The Pakistan Broadcasters Association (PBA) strongly condemned the unilateral closure of news channels by the government. The All Pakistan Newspapers Society (APNS) expressed concern over the sudden closure of television channels and their transmission.”


Facebook, Twitter and Instagram are also not accessible in Pakistan, while YouTube can only be accessed via the mobile application. Access has also been blocked to the live stream pages of major news channels in Pakistan.

As per the earlier notification, The PTA said :“Social Networking and video-sharing websites would remain blocked in the country until the law and order situation improved”.

However, the telecom watchdog added that there had been no instructions to block cell phone services so far.