ISLAMABAD: Right-handed opening batter Ahmed Shahzad has been appointed captain of reigning champions Rawalakot Hawks for Kashmir Premier League (KPL) season 2.
In an announcement made by the Hawks' media department, the veteran cricketer Shahzad will be the captain of defending champions as they are all set to take on the newly-introduced Jammu Janbaz in KPL 2's opening match on August 13.
"The wait is over! Here is Hawks Captain, Ahmed Shahzad," Hawks announced on Thursday.
KPL 2 will be staged in Muzaffarabad from August 13 to 26. Seven teams including Hawks, Janbaz, Mirpur Royals, Muzaffarabad Tigers, Kotli Lions, Overseas Warriors, and Bagh Stallions will compete to lift the glittering trophy.