LAHORE – A great number of Pakistani players will be featuring in the Sri Lankan Premier League (SLPL) 2013 which will attract a large number of Pakistan audience.

Pacer M Irfan is ready to feature too, though he is yet to be signed, sources close to the league claimed and said Irfan would be one of the biggest scalps in the auction this year.  Besides Irfan, Shahid Afridi, Saeed Ajmal and Shoaib Malik are also set to invoke renewed interest in both the SLPL and the Caribbean Premier League, which will take place from July 29 to August 26.

Top Pakistan T20 cricketers M Hafeez, Imran Nazir, Nasir Jamshed, Umer Akmal, Kamran Akmal, Umar Gul, Junaid Khan will be in action in the second edition as well. The SLPL along-with Caribbean Premier League are the two tournaments that would give local cricket fans the rare opportunity of seeing their national cricketers mix with the best in the business from other cricketing nations.