No matter what team you support you just cant resist Loving Peshawar Zalmi! Here are a few reasons why…
1) Shahid Afridi – Heartthrob of Pakistan
The king of T20 is leading the Zalmi’s side in HBL PSL league. Lala has a mammoth fan following across the globe, everyone loves to watch him play. Peshawar Zalmi won the media war as its Facebook page got over one million likes and managed to grabbed the attentions and support of cricket lovers. Captain of Peshawar Zalmi Shahid Afridi proved again that people love “Boom Boom” either he performs well or not.
2) APS Students
A group of 146 students from APS reached UAE to witness the first edition of PSL. Pakistan’s Twenty20 skipper Shahid Khan Afridi, days earlier, had announced to fly 150 APS students to Dubai for the opening ceremony on behalf of Peshawar Zalmai.
3) Famous Celebrities
Well-known Pakistani actor Hamza Ali abbasi also a die hard fan of team Peshawar. “Alhamdulillah….Peshawer Zalmi wins 🙂 Mrs Wahab Riaz, Mrs Hafeez and Mrs K.Akmal looking so proud and happy right there 🙂 & well played Islamabad United #PeshawarZalmi #PSL”
4) Peshawar’s Wahab Vs Islamabad’s Watson
Following their famous duel in the Quarter final at the Adelaide Oval exactly 12 months ago that lifted up the mega tournament to the next level, the pair faced off again in Dubai in the third match of the PSL. Every cricket lover was waiting for this epic duo’s battle and at the end Wahab got his revenge on Watson.
5) Karachi -Lahore Rivalry
Peshawar Zalmi is the only neutral team in PSL it doesn’t matter if you are from Lahore or Karachi, you will still love ZALMI!
6) Admiration All The Way From Delhi
Harbhajan Singh supports Peshawar Zalmi
Veteran Yuvraj Singh wish luck to Peshawar
7) And Never Forget It’s The Peoples Team
8) Javed Afridi
Malik Javed Afridi is the man behind the whopping success of Peshawar Zalmi. The CEO of Haier Pakistan & owner of the team. We have all seen him supporting Pakistan’s cricket recently, Javed Afridi took another step forward in trying to promote the cricketing talent in KPK by building a stadium for the youth in the Pashtoon belt.