- Multan Sultans proprietor says Mohammad Rizwan has proven exemplary management qualities with Pakistan and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa groups.
- Rizwan says he has understood modern method of franchise and appears ahead to enjoying his half this 12 months.
- Multan Sultans thanks Shan Masood for main franchise “exceptionally well” in final season.
MULTAN: With lower than every week for the beginning of the Pakistan Tremendous League’s sixth version, the Multan Sultans named wicketkeeper batsman Mohammad Rizwan as their new captain.
“The Multan Sultans management is pleased to appoint Mohammad Rizwan as the Captain of the franchise for HBL PSL6,” stated the Sultans in a press release launched on Monday.
“Mohammad Rizwan has shown exemplary leadership qualities with the Pakistan team as well as with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in the Domestic tournaments,” stated franchise proprietor Alamgir Khan Tareen concerning the first-choice wicketkeeper for Pakistan.
Tareen referred to as Rizwan as “one of the very best in the world” within the place he performs in at the moment.
“We are excited to have him lead our team for the upcoming season of the Pakistan Super League,” stated Tareen. He additionally thanked Shan Masood for main the franchise “exceptionally well” within the earlier season.
Alternatively, Rizwan stated that he was wanting ahead to steer the Multan Sultans crew within the upcoming season.
“I have understood the innovative approach the franchise applied last season and am looking forward to playing my part this year,” stated the vice captain of the nationwide Check crew.
He added that he’ll aspire to get extra higher this time and work with the senior gamers similar to Shahid Afridi, Shan Masood and Sohail Tanveer.
The transfer is shocking because the franchise took again the captaincy from Masood, though the crew had made it to the play offs over the last season and have been desk toppers within the league stage.
The 28-year-old had moved from Karachi Kings to Multan Sultans this season. At Karachi, beneath Imad Wasim’s management, Rizwan was by no means thought-about as first alternative within the enjoying XI as wicket keeper.
The PSL will begin in Karachi from February 20 and Sultans will kick off their marketing campaign for the sixth version the very subsequent in opposition to Islamabad United.