The Multan Consortium led by Ali Tareen has won the franchise rights for the sixth team, by exceeding the reserve price. After taking opinion from users the owners have decided against renaming the team and the name has again been restored to Multan Sultans.
The rights have been awarded for seven years. The reserve price set by PCB was $5.21 million per annum for a period of seven years. This reserve price has been exceeded by the Multam Consortium, led by Ali Tareen.
Earlier Multan Sultans contract was cancelled by PCB and the sixth PSL franchise was named as ‘The Sixth Team’.
Multan Sultans 2019 – Replacement Draft Picks
Andre Russell joins in place of injured Steve Smith
James Vince joins as a replacement for Joe Denly.
Multan Sultans 2019 – Draft Picks
Shahid Afridi – Platinum
Steve Smith – Platinum
Joe Denly – Diamond
Qais Ahmed – Gold
Nicholas Pooran – Gold
Laurie Evans – Silver
Nauman Ali – Silver
Muhammad Ilyas – Emerging
Dan Christian – Silver
Shakeel Ansar – Silver
Tom Moores – Supplementary Pick
Ali Shafiq – Supplementary Pick
Multan Sultans Squad 2019 – Retention List
Shoaib Malik – Platinum
Junaid Khan – Diamond
Mohammad Irfan (Ambassador) – Diamond
Shan Masood – Gold
Mohammad Abbas – Silver
M. Irfan Khan – Silver
Umar Siddiq – Silver
Mohammad Junaid – Emerging