PAKISTAN SUPER LEAGUE and KARACHI KINGS
Karachi kings is the biggest franchise in the Pakistan super league the internationally recognized international cricketing event hosted by PCB Pakistan cricket board.
Owner of the Team Slaman Iqbal:
The team Karachi kings is owned by media tycoon salman iqbal who is the CEO of ARY and ARY GROUP of companies since 2015 he succeeded his uncle Abdul Razzaq Yaqub he brought Karachi kings for 26 million USD in 2015 for 10 year period which was the highest bid at that time salman has earned a lot of respect in the past few years as ARY is one of the leading media groups of Pakistan.
MANAGEMENT AND STAFF
Owner: Salman Iqbal (ARY Group)
CEO: Tariq Wasi
Head coach: Dean Jones
Bowling President Mentor: Wasim Akram
Batting coach: Faisal Iqbal
Assistant Coach: Johan Botha
MEDIA MANGER: Faisal Mirza
Fitness trainer: Ibrahim Qureshi
BUISNESS STRATEGY OF KARACHI KING
Karachi kings came up with the simple strategy of attracting people by buying the team hosting the biggest and most populated city of Pakistan its logo which is a lion showing the aggression and commitment Karachi people show towards cricket this attracted the masses and Karachi kings became most loveable and — franchise of PSL its media team also does great work as they release best and most energetic and enthusiastic songs of PSL which increase its fan base not only in Pakistan but all around the world
SELECTION STRATEGY OF KARACHI KING
Karachi kings as host the biggest city of Pakistan so the management try to get the most famous players from around the world the most renowned players which Karachi kings has owned are:
- Shahid khan afridi
- Kumar sangakara
- Chris Gayle
- Shoaib malik
- Alex hales
- Babar azam
- Muhammad Amir
Their strategy has always been to form a balanced team that those till the end take
Talent hunt khiladi ki khoj:
Karachi kings talent hunt is called ‘khiladi ki khoj’ the main reason of this hunt is to find new young energetic faces to represent the city of Karachi Rashid latif is the director of talent hunt
Following cricketers emerged through the hunt:
- Muhammad taha
- Mustaq kalhoro
- Abdul Hadi
Were found during the talent hunt though none of them had made place in the international team
They are hosted every year in search of a new star.
Current squad of Karachi Kings:
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Babar azam (captain):
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Sharjeel Khan Aliza:
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Performance of Karachi Kings in current season:
Karachi Kings First match summary;
|run out (Tom Banton)|
|c Shoaib Malik b Hasan Ali|
|b Mohammad Mohsin|
|Imad Wasim (c)||50||30||3||3||166.7|
|c Shoaib Malik b Hasan Ali|
Extras9 (WD 5, b 1, lb 1, nb 2)
|FALL OF WICKETS||SCORE|
|Sharjeel Khan||25/1 (3.0)|
|Cameron Delport||73/2 (8.4)|
|Babar Azam||170/3 (17.5)|
|Imad Wasim||180/4 (19.1)|
|Imad Wasim (c)||2.0||0||20||0||10.0|
Karachi Kings Second match summary
|b Tymal Mills|
|c & b Mohammad Nawaz|
|c sub b Mohammad Hasnain|
|c Mohammad Nawaz b Sohail Khan|
|Chadwick Walton (wk.)||1||4||0||0||25.0|
|run out (Mohammad Hasnain)|
|c Nasser Shah b Mohammad Hasnain|
|Imad Wasim (c)||8||10||1||0||80.0|
|run out (Sarfaraz Ahmed)|
|c & b Tymal Mills|
|b Mohammad Hasnain|
Extras16 (WD 2, b 2, lb 12)
|Imad Wasim (c)||4.0||0||20||1||5.0|
Karachi Kings Third match summary
|lbw b Moeen Ali|
|c Mohammad Ilyas b Mohammad Irfan|
|c Shan Masood b Shahid Afridi|
|c Moeen Ali b Imran Tahir|
|Chadwick Walton (wk)||15||8||1||1||187.5|
|c Khushdil Shah b Imran Tahir|
|Imad Wasim (c)||5||6||1||0||83.3|
|c Zeeshan Ashraf b Shahid Afridi|
|c Khushdil Shah b Mohammad Ilyas|
|lbw b Imran Tahir|
|c Ravi Bopara b Sohail Tanvir|
|b Sohail Tanvir|
Extras2 (wd 2)
|Imad Wasim (c)||1.0||0||12||0||12.0|
Karachi Kings Fourth match summary
|c Luke Ronchi b Rumman Raees|
|run out (Shadab Khan)|
|st Luke Ronchi b Ahmed Safi Abdullah|
|c Luke Ronchi b Dale Steyn|
|Chadwick Walton (wk)||23||17||3||0||135.3|
|run out (Rizwan Hussain)|
|Imad Wasim (c)||32||15||2||2||213.3|
Extras3 (wd 3)
|Imad Wasim (c)||4.0||0||31||1||7.8|
Karachi Kings Fifth match summary
|lbw b Hasan Ali|
|b Yasir Shah|
|c Tom Banton b Yasir Shah|
|Chadwick Walton (wk)||22||16||4||0||137.5|
|c Rahat Ali b Carlos Brathwaite|
Extras5 (wd 4, lb 1)
|Imad Wasim (c)||4.0||0||27||0||6.8|
Karachi Kings Sixth match summmary
|Imad Wasim (c)||4.0||0||14||2||3.5|
Karachi Kings Seventh match summary
|run out (David Wiese)|
|c Sohail Akhtar b Maaz Khan|
|c & b Maaz Khan|
|run out (Fakhar Zaman)|
|Chadwick Walton (wk)||45||20||2||5||225.0|
|c David Wiese b Salman Irshad|
|Imad Wasim (c)||0||0||0||0||–|
Extras3 (wd 1, b 1, lb 1)
|Imad Wasim (c)||3.5||0||40||0||10.4|
Karachi Kings Eight match summary
Extras8 (wd 1, lb 5, nb 2)
|Imad Wasim (c)||2.0||0||21||0||10.5|
Karachi Kings Ninth match result
|lbw b Akif Javed|
|b Muhammad Musa|
|b Shadab Khan|
|Imad Wasim (c)||26||34||2||1||76.5|
|c Philip Salt b Zafar Gohar|
|c Asif Ali b Shadab Khan|
|Chadwick Walton (wk)||11||6||1||1||183.3|
|c Hussain Talat b Rumman Raees|
Extras13 (wd 6, b 2, lb 5)
|Imad Wasim (c)||3.0||0||23||1||7.7|
Karachi Kings Tenth match summary
|b Naseem Shah|
|Babar Azam (c)||32||34||3||0||94.1|
|c Mohammad Nawaz b Fawad Ahmed|
|c Shane Watson b Sohail Khan|
|b Mohammad Hasnain|
|c Mohammad Hasnain b Naseem Shah|
|Mohammad Rizwan (wk)||0||1||0||0||0.0|
Extras8 (wd 3, lb 5)
The play offs and final were postponed due to corona virus outbreak
Player Name Matches Innings Runs Average
Babar Azam 33 32 1028 34.26
Colin Ingram 23 22 587 34.52
TOP BATSMEN OF KARACHI KING:
In the Pakistan Super League, Babar Azam has scored the highest ever by the team of Karachi Kings, who has scored 1028 in the 32 matches in the Pakistan Super League with Nine fifties.
So far in the Pakistan Super League, Karachi Kings is the second Colin Ingram by team who has scored 587 in 22 matches in the Pakistan Super League.
KARACHI KINGS TOP WICKETS TAKERS BOWLERS:
Player Name Matches Wickets
Muhammad Amir 37 39
Usman Khan 27 35
TOP BOWLER OF KARACHI KING
So far in the Pakistan Super League, Karachi Kings is the highest in Karachi Kings team with the highest number of wickets Muhammad Amir. Who has taken 39 wickets in 37 matches?
In the Karachi Kings team the second Fast bowler Usman Khan, who has taken 35 wickets in 27 matches from Karachi Kings.
Karachi Kings Follow up model:
Due to postponed of PSL due to corona virus outbreak in Pakistan the semi and finals are postponed and most probably it will be canceled so the team management will try to make The Karachi kings follow up model is to redeem its star players like Babar azam Muhammad Amir and international player like Alex hales and Colin Ingram and the players with not so good performances will be transferred like Usman shanwari and Umar yamin Karachi kings franchise has the ability to come stronger and the habit to get lesson from their previous mistakes so it can be surely said by their previous performances that they will return strongly and will from more better and stronger combination next time
Suggestions for Improvement in Karachi Kings Team:
Karachi kings management should be improved the players should follow strict fitness as well as public relation ethics should be treated following changes should be made.
- The need of a p roper captain is required the captain keep changing every year.
- Friendly relation are not seen between foreign and local players they should be treated like wise.
- The responsibility of loss is fooled among the captain coach and management like ping pong.
The tension on the pitch seems very high and no one is there to It can be Karachi kings concluded that is a great team over all a great team but due to some of its flaws it remain under the points table to get over these issues the above measures should be taken so that Karachi can win the table and give karachiets the joy it represents the biggest city of Pakistan so it have a great responsibility we hope that karachi kings become the champion next year Insha’Allah.
Resolve the conflict Within Karachi Kings:
In the interviews it looks like that that coach and captain are not happy with the owner as well as over all performance.
It can be concluded that Karachi kings is a great team the above measures should be taken so that it will rise as winner next time and fulfill the expectation of Karachi people.