Pakistan Cricket Board has officially announced the date for the player draft for the Pakistan Super League edition 2020. According to the Pakistan Super League officials, #HBLPSL Drafts 2019 is set to take place at National Cricket Academy, Lahore on 6th December 2019.
Each franchise’s 16 players squad will stack up eleven local, five foreign and up to two additional supplementary players. During the Player Draft, each team can pick three Platinum, three Diamond and three Gold players with the addition of five Silver and two Emerging players. Also, they will be allowed to have two supplementary players with the possibility of one foreign player in it.
During the draft, franchise can retain up to 8 players from PSL2019 edition and can trade the remaining players in their respective categories.
Revised salary caps for the categories according to Faizan Lakhani are:
Platinum – PKR23m-PKR34m (approx. US$147K-US$218K)
Diamond – PKR11.5m-PKR16m (approx. US$73K-US$103K
Gold – PKR6.9m-PKR8.9m (approx. US$44K-US$58K)
Silver – PKR2.4m-PKR5.4m (approx. US$15K-US$35K)
Emerging – PKR1m-PKR1.5m (approx. US$6.5K-US$9.5K)