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AB de Villiers confirms to visit Pakistan for PSL

With just one month to go for the start of the Pakistan Super League 2019, South African star and former captain AB de Villiers has confirmed he will tour Pakistan for the Lahore Qalandars’ matches scheduled in the cricket-loving nation.

15-Jan-2019

AB de Villiers to return to Lahore after 11 years

AB de Villiers has confirmed that he will turn out for Lahore Qalandars\' home matches against Islamabad United and Multan Sultans at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. This will be the first time the former captain will tour Pakistan after South Africa\'s tour of Pakistan in 2007.

15-Jan-2019

De Villiers to play PSL matches in Lahore

Former South Africa batsman AB de Villiers will play two matches in Lahore for Lahore Qalandars in the upcoming Pakistan Super League on March 9 and 10. De Villiers, who said he had \"a role to play in helping international cricket return to Pakistan,\" will be one of the most high-profile cricketer

15-Jan-2019

AB de Villiers confirms Pakistan visit for PSL 2019

With just one month to go for the start of the Pakistan Super League 2019, South African star and former captain AB de Villiers has confirmed he will tour Pakistan for the Lahore Qalandars’ matches scheduled in the cricket-loving nation.

15-Jan-2019

AB DE VILLIER AGREES TO PLAY IN PAKISTAN

In a boost for international cricket revival in the country, star South African cricketer AB de Villier has agreed to play in Pakistan during PSL 4, Lahore Qalandars announced Monday.

15-Jan-2019

Qalandars Raja, Mirza shine in Australia

Farzan Raja and Ahsan Mirza, two of Lahore Qalandars’ player development program find this season, continue to shine in Australia where they’re playing for Glenorchy Cricket Club.

15-Jan-2019

سڈنی،لاہور قلندرز کےبولرز کی کوہلی کو بولنگ

راچی (اسٹاف رپورٹر) لاہور قلندرز سے تعلق رکھنے والے پاکستانی فاسٹ بولر حارث روف اور سلمان ارشاد بدھ کو سڈنی کرکٹ گرائونڈ میں بھارتی ٹیم کے پریکٹس سیشن میں ایکشن میں دکھائی دیئے۔ بھارتی کپتان ویرات کوہلی نے ان کا سامنا کیا۔ وہ بولنگ اور اسپیڈکی تعریف کئے بغیر نہ رہ سکے۔

07-Jan-2019

PSL franchises incurred big losses in first two seasons

PSL franchises incurred losses ranging from PKR 200 million to 700 million (USD 1.4 million to USD 5 million approx) each in the first two seasons of the league - losses that have led the teams to seek a financial restructuring of the league as well as tax exemptions from the Pakistan government.

07-Jan-2019

حفیظ کی لاہور قلندرز کے کھلاڑیوں کو ٹپس

کراچی(اسٹاف رپورٹر)پاکستان سپر لیگ میں لاہور قلندرز کے کپتان محمد حفیظ نے نوجوان کھلاڑیوں کو اپنا انٹرنیشنل کرکٹ تجربہ منتقل کرنے کے لئے میدان میں آ گئے۔ٹیسٹ کرکٹ سے ریٹائر منٹ لینے کے بعدمحمد حفیظ نے قومی کرکٹ اکیڈمی لاہور میں لاہور قلندرز کے تین کھلاڑیوں کو خصوصی طور پر ٹپس دیں۔

27-Dec-2018

Qalandars Signs Three Rookies From Player Development Program

ISLAMABAD, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News, app - 21st Dec, 2018 ) :A few months ago, Dilber Hussain was working on agricultural land in his village in tehsil Jaranwala of Punjab\'s Faisalabad district, yet today he has earned his first cricket contract and is now in contention to play the prestigi

22-Dec-2018

PCB hits a six on PSL broadcast and live-streaming rights

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) today announced the consortium of Blitz Advertising and Techfront as its broadcast and live-streaming partner for the star-studded HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) from 2019 to 2021.

22-Dec-2018

PSL secures 358% rise for new broadcast deal

The Pakistan Super League (PSL) has secured a 358% rise for their new broadcast deal, which will run from 2019 to 2022. The deal includes TV and digital streaming rights and is said to be worth approximately US $36 million. A consortium of Blitz Advertising and Techfront beat five other bidders, inc

22-Dec-2018

Qalandars signs three rookies from player development program

KARACHI: A few months ago, Dilber Hussain was working on agricultural land in his village in tehsil Jaranwala of Punjab\'s Faisalabad district. Today, he has earned his first cricket contract and is now in contention to play the prestigious Pakistan Super League in the future.

22-Dec-2018

Tareen’s son buys 6th PSL team for Rs880m per year

ISLAMABAD: The consortium of Alamgir Khan Tareen and Ali Tareen won the franchise rights of the Sixth team of HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) with a whopping amount of Rs880 million per annum for the next seven years.

22-Dec-2018

PCB Announces Schedule of HBL PSL 2019

The countdown to the start of the HBL Pakistan Super League 2019 began today as the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) announced the schedule of the event, which will kick-off with the tournament opener between defending champions Islamabad United and the sixth team* in Dubai on February 14, 2019 and culm

22-Dec-2018

Qalandars appoint Hafeez as captain

Lahore Qalandars have appointed Mohammad Hafeez as captain for the fourth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Although Qalandars also had Fakhar Zaman and Yasir Shah as captaincy options, yet they went with the more experienced captain in shape of M Hafeez.

11-Dec-2018

Akhtar ecstatic about Shaheen’s progress

Shaheen Shah Afridi has taken the cricketing world by storm with his awe-inspiring spells of bowling which fetched admiration from even the greats of the game. The latest man to acknowledge the skill set of Shaheen is the former paceman Shoaib Akhtar who was one of the deadliest bowlers of his time.

28-Nov-2018

Sameen Rana elated with clan of Qalandars

If there is any team in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) which is to make a statement, it surely has to be the Lahore Qalandars who finished dead last in all the editions of the tournament, thus, earning a bad name for themselves.

28-Nov-2018

A new Afridi in town!

Afridi is probably the most popular name in Pakistan cricket. Shahid Khan Afridi has ruled Pakistani hearts for over two decades, even after his retirement from the international cricket. But now, there’s a new Afridi in town, Shaheen Shah Afridi.

22-Nov-2018

Lahore eye better results in 4th edition

ISLAMABAD: Fawad Rana, the owner of Lahore Qalandars, is eyeing better results this time with a changed strategy, saying that the franchise has succeeded in adding flavor and fun to the Pakistan Super League (PSL).

22-Nov-2018

PSL 2019: Lahore Qalanders Signs AB de Villiers In Platinum Round

Here comes the big pick in Pakistan Super League 2019 (PSL 2019) auctions. Lahore Qalanders grabbed the services of AB de Villiers for the upcoming edition in the platinum round. During the course, they also bagged the services of experienced Mohammad Hafeez.

21-Nov-2018

Qalandars pick de Villiers, Hafeez; Zalmi take Misbah

The Lahore Qalandars, who traded away Umar Akmal in a blockbuster trade earlier this month, picked former South African skipper AB de Villiers and all-rounder Mohammad Hafeez for the fourth edition of the much-celebrated Pakistan Super League (PSL) in the players’ draft held in the capital on Tuesda

21-Nov-2018

Smith or de Villiers - the Qalandars dilemma

A day ahead of the draft for the fourth season of the Pakistan Super League, Lahore Qalandars have an envious conundrum to resolve: AB de Villiers or Steven Smith?

21-Nov-2018

Shaheen gears up to shine for Lahore Qalandars

The find of the last year’s Pakistan Super League (PSL) proved to be none other than Shaheen Shah Afridi who played the last Under-19 World Cup for Pakistan and bamboozled many batters with his pace and height.

16-Nov-2018

فخر زمان کا لاہوریوں کو حوصلہ

لاٹینم کیٹگری میں شامل لاہور قلندرز کے اوپننگ بیٹسمین فخر زمان کا کہنا ہے کہ پاکستان سپر لیگ (پی ایس ایل) کے چوتھے ایڈیشن میں لاہور قلندرز کی ٹیم شائقین کرکٹ، خاص طور پر لاہوریوں کو مایوس نہیں کرے گی۔ اس کے علاوہ انھوں نے اس بات پر بھی خوشی کا اظہار کیا کہ لاہور قلندرز کی انتظامیہ نے انھیں اپنی ٹیم

16-Nov-2018

PSL 2019: Anton Devcich honoured to be retained by Lahore Qalandars

All the six Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchises declared their list of released players yesterday on November 13. Among the players, Lahore Qalandars decided to hold onto is New Zealand’s Anton Devcich. He is, in fact, the only overseas player the team retained ahead of the PSL 2019 players draft

14-Nov-2018

لاہور قلندرز کا ایمبسیڈر بننے پرشاہین آفریدی کا وڈیو پیغام

پاکستان کرکٹ ٹیم کے نوجوان فاسٹ بولر شاہین شاہ آفریدی کا کہنا ہے کہ لاہور قلندرز کیلئے کھیلنے کے بعد ہی ان کا انٹرنیشنل ڈبیو ہوا جبکہ نیوزی لینڈ کے کھلاڑی اینٹون ڈیوسیچ کا کہنا ہے کہ انہیں لاہور قلندرز کا حصہ ہونے پر فخر ہے

14-Nov-2018

Imran Nazir keen to make courageous comeback

Lahore - Courageous Imran Nazir has set his sights on reviving his career and climbing to the ladders on top cricket again after suffering five years on sidelines due to arthritis.

13-Nov-2018

Mani lauds Lahore Qalandars’ efforts for player development

KARACHI: The chairman of Pakistan Cricket Board, Ehsan Mani, congratulated Pakistan Super League franchise Lahore Qalandars on their exceptional performance in the recently held Abu Dhabi T20 Cup and acknowledged the franchise’s efforts for the player development programme.

13-Nov-2018

Rising from the ashes — Haris Rauf

ABU DHABI: When a 23-year-old Haris Rauf had walked into Gujranwala\'s stadium in September 2017, he had never thought he would become the talk of the town after his match-winning spell.

13-Nov-2018

Raja spins Qalandars to Abu Dhabi T20 final

Farzan Raja took four wickets for 24 runs as Lahore Qalandars beat Hobart Hurricanes in Group A match by 35 runs on Friday to book a spot into the final of the inaugural Abu Dhabi T20 at the Sheikh Zayed Cricket stadium.

13-Nov-2018

Haris Rauf will break the record of the fastest ball: Lahore Qalandars CEO

The Lahore Qalandars launched its player development programme way back in 2016. However, the gems they’ve been unearthing has been absolutely splendid. CEO Atif Rana and DCO Aaqib Javed have together done some phenomenal work in shaping up youngsters and giving them a platform to showcase their tal

13-Nov-2018

Qalandars name squad for Australian tour

Lahore Qalandars’ after their Player Development Programme, named their team to tour Australia tour.Qalandars will play the Quin Series where they will compete against Sydney Thunder, Hobart Hurricanes, Sydney Sixers and Auckland Aces.

13-Nov-2018

Pakistan find cricketers from war zones, remote areas

Few months back, Maaz Khan was playing on the streets of Bajaur district in war-torn province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. And on Saturday, he starred in Lahore Qalandars\' victory as the Pakistan side lifted the inaugural Abu Dhabi T20 Trophy.

13-Oct-2018

Lahore Qalandars: unearthing talent, uniting people through cricket

The player development programme by Pakistan Super League franchise Lahore Qalandars has become a multipurpose initiative. It is not only unearthing raw talent but also promoting tourism and bridging the gap between farfetched areas and the country’s main cities.

15-Aug-2018

Qalandars shortlist 23 aspiring cricketers from Abbottabad

Continuing with their mission of unearthing new talent from every corner of the country, the PSL team Lahore Qalandars shortlisted 23 aspiring Qalandars from Abbottabad, the first stop in KP for their players\' development programme.

13-Aug-2018

Lahore Qalandars’ Salman Irshad shines in Australia

Lahore Qalandars’ promising find Salman Irshad, who was spotted by the scouts during the player development program, has been on fire in Australia’s domestic circuit. Salman, 22, was spotted during the open trails conducted by Qalandars in Asad Kashmir for the Jazz Rising Stars. He was tagged as one

23-Apr-2018

Lahore Qalandars’ Rising Stars team to tour Australia

Following open trials at different venues and an action-packed tournament, Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars have announced a team of 16 Rising Stars who would play a quadrangular tournament in Australia this month.

23-Apr-2018

Inzamam scores advisory role with Lahore Qalandars

The legendary batsman and Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chief selector, Inzamam-ul-Haq, has joined Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Lahore Qalandars as an adviser, read a statement issued on Sunday.

23-Apr-2018

Fakhar Zaman's Birthday Celebration

Things were just normal for the birthday boy Fakhar Zaman on Tuesday, his 28th birthday, until Lahore Qalandars CEO Atif Rana came to take him to the Qalandars head office.

23-Apr-2018

Umar Akmal leads Qalandars to nail-biting victory

SHARJAH - Lahore Qalandars clinched victory in a nail-biting thriller against Islamabad United and won by one wicket. Umar Akmal\\\\\\\'s stand at the crease made the victory possible after Qalandars lost early wickets in the 14th fixture of the Pakistan Super League.

22-Feb-2017

Qalandars beat Kings in thriller

SHARJAH - Brilliant batting by Fakhar Zaman and disciplined bowling by the bowlers helped Lahore Qalandars’ defeat Karachi Kings by 7 runs in the 8th Pakistan Super League (PSL) thrilling match at Sharjah Cricket Stadium on Thursday.

18-Feb-2017

Lahore Qalandars all set to dazzle in PSL 2017

Lahore Qalandars are all set to dazzle in the second edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 when its rolls into action next month in the United Arab Emirates. Qalandars represents Lahore in the league. The PSL is an annual city-based T20 franchise tournament organised by the Pakistan Cricke

15 Jan 2017

The Player Development Program

The Lahore Qalandars Player’s Development Program was up and running on the 26th of August 2016; we covered 8 different cities of Punjab over a span of 23 days, successfully conducting the trials of over 113,000 applicants (which is nothing short of a record). It was truly an enormous effort and it

30 Oct 2016

Sydney Tour Schedule

Our aim at Lahore Qalandars was to select the finest 15 from our Player Development Program and take them to Australia for a trip of a lifetime. A platform where these emerging Qalandars would be able to hone their skills at a young age playing against cricketers from one of the finest, if not the f

07 Nov 2016

Lahore Qalandars holds ceremony to honour Hamid Mir

ISLAMABAD: The famous Cricket Club ‘Lahore Qalandars’ arranged a dignified ceremony on Friday to honour the leading Pakistani journalist Hamid Mir for winning the \'Most Resilient Journalist Award\'.

09 Dec 2016

Zia Five-for Lifts National Bank Into Final

A five-wicket haul from Zia-ul-Haq led National Bank of Pakistan into the final of the National One-Day Cup with a six-wicket win over United Bank Limited at the Gaddafi Stadium. Having sent them in to bat, National Bank quickly had United Bank in trouble at 10 for 2, with both openers departing in

27 Jan 2016

Qalandars Night - The Mega Launch Event

In one of its kind, the Biggest Launch Night of 2016, Lahore Qalandars officially launched its logo and team anthem. The event featured live performances of Nabeel Shaukat, Pappu Saaen, Ali Sethi, Asrar Ali and many more.

01 Jan 2016

Qalandars' Breath Taking Victory and Gladiators' First Loss

The struggling Lahore Qalandars team, yet to register their first win, took on the unbeaten Quetta Gladiators who had brushed aside every other team in the league through some great performances. Mohammad Nawaz has been a revelation with the ball, while Luke Wright, Kevin Pietersen and Ahmad Shehzad

17 Feb 2016

Yasir Jan Interview

The Lahore Qalandars Players Development Program brought to light the immensely talented youth of the nation from all over the country. We saw several cricketers who were a site for sore eyes, but never did we imagine that we would find the rarest of gems during the trials.

28 Oct 2016