As the Pakistan super league 2020 is coming round the corner the level of excitement is rising higher and higher. There is a lot of talk in the town about the highest paid player in the PSL because the higher they are being paid the same level of performances will be demanded and expected by them. The excitement is touching its peak because the PSL is going to be played in Pakistan entirely and talented players from all over the world will be coming to Pakistan. Fans all over Pakistan are excited because an important sports event is taking place in Pakistan after a long time. The Pakistan Super League is going to be held in February 2020 and every franchise is busy picking the best sides in the super league.
Between all this hustle and bustle every cricket fans is curious about how much their favorite will be earning from the PSL 5. Everyone is talking about who the highest paid players of PSL 2020 will be and how much each player will be paid. The payment details are not directly connected to the event but it determines which team is getting the highest paid players. The better paid players are surely better players because that is the reason they are being highly paid so it makes sense that the highest paid player teams are expected to perform better.
Highest Paid Player of PSL 2020
Following are the players who are expected to get highly paid in the PSL 5 2020.
The all rounder and the former Pakistan team captain Shahid Afridi is the favorite player of many people around the world and is a prominent contender in the highest paid list of PSL 5. He has been paid high amounts in the previous PSL league and is expected to be the highest player of PSL 5. Last year he was a part of Multan Sultans but this year he will probably be joining Lahore Qalandars after playing for them in the Abu Dhabi T10 league.
Shane Watson performed exceptionally in the PSL 2019 and is expected to perform well this year as well. He was on the top of the board for the highest run getter in PSL 4 and we are hoping he beats his record this year. The talented all rounder from Australia has been playing for Quetta Gladiators since he started playing for the PSL and has been a consistent member of the team. He made the list of the highest paid player in the PSL 4 and has a high chance for getting paid a lot higher this season.
Colin Ingram played exceptionally well for Karachi Kings last year and is expected to be a part of the team this year too. His strike rate is excellent and there is a high chance that Karachi Kings would pick him as their leading player. He was paid a handsome amount last year and is expected to be one of the highest players of the tournament. He has made a serious spot in the team and fans are excited to see him in action in PSL 5.
Wahab Riaz has been a part of Peshawar Zalimi since the first season of PSL. He has been playing really well with the bat and ball both and the all rounder has been one of the highest paid players in the previous seasons. Peshawar Zalmi will surely pick him as their top player this PSL 5 and he is expected to benfit the team.