Wasim Akram to miss Lanka Premier League due to personal reasons


Karachi: Galle Gladiators’ Mentor Wasim Akram will miss Lanka Premier League (LPL) which is scheduled to commence from tomorrow in Hambantota. 

According to reports, Akram has informed Gladiators’ management that he will not be able to join them in Hambantota due to his mother’s illness.

It must be noted here that Nadeem Omar, who also owns a franchise in Pakistan Super League (PSL), is the owner of Galle Gladiators. Shahid Afridi will lead the side while other Pakistani players include Mohammad Amir, Azam Khan.

Read: Shahid Afridi to lead Pakistani-owned franchise in Lanka Premier League