Islamabad United

Pakistani professional Twenty20 franchise cricket team that competes in the Pakistan Super League

Islamabad United (Urdu: اسلام‌آباد یونئٹڈ) is one of the six teams[1] which plays in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). The team represents the city of Islamabad and was founded in 2015. It is owned by Ali Naqvi and Amna Naqvi (Leonine Global Sports).[2] Misbah-ul-Haq is the captain of Islamabad United, while the head coach is Dean Jones.[3][4]

Types Players
Captain Misbah-ul-Haq
Coach Dean Jones
Team Members Mohammad Sami, Andre Russell, Rumman Raees,

Shadab Khan, Misbah-ul-Haq, Samuel Badree,

Iftikhar Ahmed, Amad Butt, Asif Ali, JP Duminy,

Luke Ronchi, Faheem Ashraf, Sam Billings,

Zafar Gohar, Sahibzada Farhan, Hussain Talat,

Alex Hales, Steven Finn, Mohammad Hasan,

Mohammad Hasnain, Rohail Nazir, Samit Patel and

Chadwick Walton


  1. "Pakistan Super League Teams". Pakistan Super League - PSL. Archived from the original on 2018-08-19. Retrieved 2018-08-19.
  2. Hashmi, Nabeel (3 December 2015). "PSL franchises sold at $93 million for 10 years". The Express Tribune. Retrieved 1 January 2016.
  3. "Pakistan Super League draft: the wrap-up". Cricket Australia. 23 December 2015. Retrieved 1 January 2016.
  4. "How the five PSL teams stack up". Cricinfo. 22 December 2015. Retrieved 1 January 2016.