KARACHI: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has confirmed that Australiaâ€™s fast bowler Mitchell Johnson and one of the most sought-after T20 batsmen, Chris Lynn, have signed up for the third edition of Pakistan Super League.
Chairman PCB Najam Sethi posted about the new signings on his social media account, terming it a â€œgreat newsâ€�
â€œGreat News: New top signings for @thePSLt20:
JP Duminy, Chris Lynn, Mitchell Johnson, Angelo Mathews, Rashid Khan, Evin Lewis,â€� Sethi posted on his Twitter account.
Sethiâ€™s tweet also confirmed an earlier report by Geo.tv
In another development, the PSLâ€™s official Twitter account announced the signing of South Africaâ€™s Pakistan-born spinner Imran Tahir for the third edition of Pakistan Super League.
â€œLeg Spin wizard Imran Tahir is all set to join #HBLPSL
2018 Ab Aor Zyada Ghoomay Gi,â€� announced PSL on its official twitter handle.
Australiaâ€™s Chris Lynn is one of the most sought-after players in T20 cricket and he has earned various deals in different T20 leagues around the world, including IPL.
With an average of 36.79 and strike rate of 147.98, Lynn is sure to be on the radar of all the PSL franchises.