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LIVE: Pakistan Super League 2017 Draft

Brendon McCullum, Chris Gayle, Shahid Afridi, Kevin Pietersen and Misbah were the first picks in the Platinum section.
Updated: 20 October 2016 00:52 IST - Published: 19 October 2016 16:12 IST
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And with that it is a wrap from me as all the combinations are completed. Hope your side made some good buys but in case, until the tournament starts, its goodbye from me.

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Islamabad finish off their squad with Zuhaib Khan, while Gladiators have gone for Mir Hamsa, Karachi have gone for 17-year-old Amad Alam.

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Zalmi have gone for a promising all-rounder in Khushdil Shah.

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And that concludes the team for Lahore, now it is onto the Karachi Kings, who have gone for Rahat Ali.

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Time has elapsed on Islamabad but they can still pick. But the next team, Lahore is ready with the player they want. And they have gone for another emerging player in Mohammad Irfan.

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Quetta have gone for localboy Bismillah Khan.

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Zalmi have gone for leggie Irfan Khan

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Karachi Kings have retained Usama Mir

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Lahore Qalandars have gone for another emerging talent, this time, it is Saif Badar.

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There is some slight confusion about upcoming pick but finally it is resolved as Shadab Khan moved to Islamabad.

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Quetta have gone for an upcoming West Indian sensation in Rovman Powell.

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Peshawar Zalmi have picked up explosive Afghanistan wicketkeeper batsman, Mohammad Shahzad.

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Karachi Kings have gone a veteran T20 batsman in Mahela Jayawardene, which now means Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela will play in the same team once again.

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Shaun Tait is Lahore Qalandars' second supplementary pick. Now, Lahore have picked their quota of foreign players.

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Make that three Englishmen in a row. This time it is one who just made his ODI debut and looks likely to make his Test debut. Islamabad United have gone for Ben Duckett.

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Another Englishman, this time it is an all-rounder as Quetta have picked up David Willey.

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This might be Round 17 of the draft but the energy in the crowd certainly hasn't dampened as there is a huge roar for the English opening batsman.

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Peshawar Zalmi have gone for Alex Hales as their first pick in the supplementary pick.

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Supplementary pick No.2 goes to Islamabad United as the trade that sent Babar Azam the other way meant United the first supplementary pick of Karachi Kings. And they have made great use of it as they picked up Dwayne Smith.

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And the first pick is Grant Elliott who goes to Lahore Qalandars.

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We now go onto the supplementary round. The final ROUND of the draft, I promise.

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Four teams have stacked their decks and Quetta become the final by picking Hassan Khan and Noor Ali

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Karachi Kings have gone for Abrar Ahmed and Abdul Ameer.

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Peshawar Zalmi retain Hasan Ali and Mohammad Asghar in the emerging category while reigning champions, Islamabad retain Amad Butt and Hussain Talat.

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For Lahore Qalandars, Ghulam Mudassar and Usman Qadir complete the emerging players quota and their squad of 16.

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And that concludes the silver category. The next will be the emerging players category who have been retained.

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The last pick for Silver category was Harris Sohail who went to Peshawar Zalmi.

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Kashif Bhatti was snapped up by Karachi Kings.

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Bilawal Bhatti was picked up by Lahore Qalandars.

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Quetta have snapped up Umar Amin from the reigning champions.

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Zalmi went for Iftikhar Ahmed.

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Karachi went for their localboy Khurram Manzoor as their one of their two silver picks.

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The first silver selection is Fakhar Zaman who goes to Lahore.

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There will now be seven players in the draft over two rounds. Islamabad United have filled their quota so they will sit out the draft for the silver category.

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Here are the retentions in the Silver category.
Lahore Qalandars - Azhar Ali, Aamer Yamin and Zafar Gohar
Karachi Kings - Sohail Khan, Shahzaib Hasan and Saifullah Bangash.
Peshawar Zalmi - Sohaib Maqsood, Junaid Khan and Imran Khan Jr,
Quetta Gladiators - Mohammad Nawaz, Mohammad Nabi, Asad Shafiq and Saad Nasim.
Islamabad United - Sam Billings, Saeed Ajmal, Asif Ali, Rumman Raees, Imran Khalid.

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Unlike the format so far, the Silver and Emerging categories will first feature the retained players, whose names will be read out. And the teams that haven't filled their quota of players will go into the auction.

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And the final pick of the gold category goes to Islamabad, who retain Brad Haddin.

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Another veteran finds a home, this time it is Zulfiqar Babar who goes to Quetta.

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Peshawar Zalmi have gone for Kamran Akmal.

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Karachi Kings opt for Ryan McLaren.

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Cameron Delport goes to Lahore Qalandars, who have completed their gold picks.

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The final round of Gold picks are almost upon us. Lahore have first dibs.

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Khalid Latif, #HULK, goes to the Islamabad United.

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Quetta have retained veteran Pakistan fast bowler Umar Gul.

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Brendon McCullum is on the couch with Rameez Raja and talks about his successful back surgery and admits that as the captain he has the perk of not having to "keep wickets".

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Peshawar Zalmi have picked up Bangladesh's all-time leading ODI run scorer in Tamim Iqbal.

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In-form Pakistan batsman Babar Azam goes to Karachi Kings.

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Lahore Qalandars have picked up Mohammad Rizwan.

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The reigning champions have retained Mohammad Sami.

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Tymal Mills is snapped up by Quetta, who will be expecting a few thunderbolts from him.