PSL 9: Stars shine bright, awards galore

The conclusion of the tournament not only highlighted United's collective brilliance but also brought attention to outstanding individual contributions that shaped the competition

PSL 9: Stars shine bright, awards galore PHOTO: AFP

Islamabad United has etched its name in the annals of cricket history by clinching the HBL PSL 9 title, marking their third championship victory in the prestigious tournament. 

The team's resolute performance throughout the season culminated in a thrilling triumph, reaffirming their status as one of the most formidable forces in Pakistan Super League (PSL) cricket.

Peshawar Zalmi skipper Babar Azam emerged as the leading run-scorer of the tournament, amassing an impressive tally of 569 runs from 11 innings, showcasing his batting prowess and consistency on the field.

In the bowling department, Usama Mir and Mohammad Ali from Multan Sultans showcased exceptional skill and precision, claiming the top two spots for most wickets taken. 

Here is the complete list of award winners who shone brightly during the HBL PSL 9:

  • Player of the Final: Imad Wasim
  • Player of the Tournament: Shadab Khan
  • Emerging Player of HBL PSL 9: Irfan Khan Niazi
  • Top Batter of HBL PSL 9: Usman Khan
  • Best Bowler of HBL PSL 9: Usama Mir
  • Best Fielder of HBL PSL 9: Irfan Khan Niazi
  • Super all-rounder of HBL PSL 9: Saim Ayub
  • Best Wicketkeeper of HBL PSL 9: Azam Khan
  • Fazal Mahmood Cap for Most Wickets in the Tournament: Usama Mir
  • Hanif Mohammad Cap for Most Runs in the Tournament: Babar Azam
  • Spirit of Cricket Award: Peshawar Zalmi
  • Best Umpire of the Tournament: Asif Yaqoob