Multan Sultans is a professional Twenty20 cricket team based in Multan, Punjab, Pakistan. The franchise was founded in 2017 and is owned by Ali Khan Tareen, a Pakistani businessman and the son of Jahangir Tareen, a prominent politician. The team plays in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), which is a professional Twenty20 cricket league in Pakistan.
The Multan Sultans made their debut in the PSL in 2018, and since then, they have made a name for themselves in the league. The team has a unique logo that incorporates a red crescent and a green star, which are symbols of Pakistan’s national flag. The team’s colors are green, gold, and black, and they play their home games at the Multan Cricket Stadium.
The Multan Sultans have a strong roster of local and international players. Some of the prominent players who have represented the team include Shahid Afridi, Shoaib Malik, Rilee Rossouw, Sohail Tanvir, and Imran Tahir. The team has also had some successful captains, including Shoaib Malik and Mohammad Rizwan.
In their debut season, the Multan Sultans finished in fifth place in the PSL standings. However, in the following season, the team made it to the playoffs but were knocked out in the first Eliminator. In the 2020 edition of the PSL, the Multan Sultans had their best season yet, finishing at the top of the league table before the tournament was suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The team’s performances were outstanding, and they had won five out of their six matches before the suspension.
The Multan Sultans also had a successful campaign in the 2021 PSL, where they reached the playoffs but were once again knocked out in the first Eliminator. The team’s performances were impressive, and they showed that they were a force to be reckoned with in the league.
The Multan Sultans have a strong fan base in Pakistan, especially in Multan and its surrounding areas. The team has a passionate following who support them in every match they play. The franchise has also been involved in various social initiatives to give back to the community, such as supporting local charities and organizing cricket clinics for young children.