Peshawar Zalmi which also had a successful first edition, retained many of their player for the second edition as well. Though they traded Aamer Yameen with Sohaib Maqsood of Lahore Qalandars.
Shahid Afridi who was their captain in the first edition, handed over the captaincy to Darren Sammy, and he also announced Younis Khan as the mentor of the team.
Peshawar Zalmi 2017 Squad
Imran Khan (jr)
Darren Sammy (Captain)
Tillakaratne Dilshan (updated)
Marlon Samuels (updated)
Andre Fletcher (updated)
Mohammad Akram has been named as their head coach. Andy Flower will be the batting coach with South African Grant Luden taking the mantle of fielding coach.