PSL 2018 replacement drafts held in Lahore

PSL 2018 replacement drafts held in Lahore

LAHORE: Karachi Kings were the most active franchise during a replacement draft for the 2018 Pakistan Super League (PSL) on Monday, by making three changes.

The draft was held at Pakistan Cricket Board’s headquarters in Lahore on Monday.

The Karachi Kings signed England batsman Joe Denly to replace Luke Wright, who had represented Quetta Gladiators in the opening two editions of the PSL before being released.

The Kings also replaced Australian veteran Mitchell Johnson with England pacer Tymal Mills, and New Zealand batsman Colin Munro with opener Lendl Simmons The Gladiators replaced West Indies T20I captain Carlos Brathwaite with fellow Barbadian Jofra Archer.

Lahore Qalandars replaced Sri Lanka’s limited-overs captain Angelo Mathews with New Zealand batsman Anton Devcich.