Islamabad United has secured the services of right-arm pacer Naseem Shah for a staggering 45 million rupees

Several franchises were interested in signing Naseem considering his fan following

The 20-year-old was previously associated with Quetta Gladiators

Sources revealed that the remuneration for Naseem will be approximately 45 million rupees

The announcement of player retentions for PSL 9 is scheduled for December 7, 2023

Decisions on budget and salary cap are still pending

Franchises can retain up to eight players, keeping in view the category

Last year's salary cap was 13 hundred thousand dollars per team

PSL also faces another issue of scheduling

PCB has sent two schedules to franchises, one with 4 venues and the other with 2 venues