Lahore: Former Australia all-rounder Shane Watson is predicted to return to Pakistan subsequent yr after he was included within the Platinum class for Pakistan Tremendous League 2020.
“I can’t wait to come back to Pakistan and play in season five. I had an amazing experience in Karachi during the last PSL,” stated Watson, whereas recalling his expertise of taking part in in Pakistan earlier this yr as per an PCB media launch.
“To be able to connect with the cricket-loving fans in Pakistan and experience Quetta Gladiators winning their first PSL was an amazing experience and one of the highlights of my career.”
Watson has featured in all 4 editions of the PSL. His finest run, nonetheless, got here within the 2019 version through which he was awarded participant of the match and performed a vital hand in serving to Quetta Gladiators safe their maiden title.
The 38-year-old was the best run-getter within the match as he piled up 430 runs in 12 matches at a blistering strike charge of 143.81.
Earlier this month, Watson, was introduced because the president of the Australian Cricket Affiliation.
He can be joined by Nicholas Pooran (West Indies) and Mitch McClenaghan (New Zealand) within the Platinum class. McClenaghan performed 4 matches for the Qalandars in PSL 2018 whereas Pooran was a part of the Sultans rosters in 2018 and 2019, respectively.
English bowler Steven Finn has additionally joined the PSL Participant Draft and can be a part of the Gold class. The lanky pacer was a part of the Islamabad United group in 2017 and 2018.