Dubai: Shoaib Malik announced new captain of Karachi Kings and it is none other than the legendary Sri Lankan batsman and Islanders’ former skipper, Kumar Sangakkara.
Karachi Kings held a press conference in Dubai to welcome their new additions in the team, which include Kumar Sangakkara, Babar Azam, the mighty hard-hitting batsman from Jamaica, Chris Gayle and others.
Shoaib Malik said, “I will be happy, very satisfied and very honoured to announce the new captain of Karachi Kings, Kumar Sangakkara.”
“Our main objective is that the team Karachi Kings does well and you all know that Sangakkara can do anything for the team,” he added.
Shoaib Malik further told that he will be helping the Sri Lankan legend with everything as he own Karachi Kings and have been with the team since the developmental process.
Earlier in his address, Shoaib Malik welcomed Chris Gayle and stated, “He has a huge fan following and he will bring a big fan following for the franchise as well.”