The 2018 edition of T10 League, scheduled to start from November 21 and spread over 12 days, will have 29 matches. Punjabi Legends is one of the most interesting franchise teams of T10 Cricket League. The Runners Up of last season is all set to take the trophy home this season. Shoaib Malik, a former Pakistan captain, will captain the Punjabi Legends in the second edition of the T10 Cricket League.
The retired Pakistani cricketer and current spin bowling coach for the Pakistan cricket team, Mushtaq Ahmed, has been elected as the coach of the team.
|Owner(s)||Inzamam-ul-Haq and Intizar-ul-Haq|
|Icon Player||Shoaib Malik|
Punjabi Legends are placed in Group B along with Bengal Tigers, Maratha Arabians and Northern Warriors. All the matches are taking place at Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
|22-Nov-2018||Bengal Tigers vs. Northern Warriors||18:45|
|23-Nov-2018||Bengal Tigers vs. Maratha Arabians||17:45|
|24-Nov-2018||Bengal Tigers vs. Punjabi Legends||15:30|
The following players were named in the final squad list of Punjabi Legends for the 2018 T10 League to be held in United Arab Emirates.
|Shoaib Malik (Icon Player, Captain)||Pakistan|
|Evin Lewis||Trinidad and Tobago|
|Shaiman Anwar||United Arab Emirates|
|Luke Ronchi||New Zealand|
|Mitchell McClenaghan||New Zealand|
|Sandeep Singh||United Arab Emirates|
Players to watch out
The icon player as well as captain, Shoaib Malik, has led various sides in T20 competitions across the world, including the Pakistan Super League. His batting in the middle-order and part-time off-spin bowling should add a lot of depth to the Punjabi Legends squad.
England seamer Chris Jordan will also be a part of the line-up, along with fellow countryman Liam Plunkett. Both are excellent fast bowlers, with Plunkett bowling well with the new ball and Jordan being a death overs specialist.
Also joining these players are Luke Ronchi and Evin Lewis, both of whom can be expected to open the innings for the Legends. Ronchi is the in-form T20 batsman having smashed a few bowling attacks around the world, including having led his side to a PSL-winning performance with the highest runs scored in the competition.