Sammy took to Twitter to thank the Pakistan nation and its cricket lovers for the honor he has received.
In an illustrious career spanning over a decade, 36-year-old Sammy donned the West Indies jersey in 38 Tests, 126 ODIs and 68 T20Is.
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Javed Afridi has also requested PCB to put in a strong word for Sammy to get the application approved.
The Zalmi have beaten the Kings in their last four meetings with a head-to-head record of 8-2.
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Spin-bowling all-rounders such as Rahkeem Cornwall, Shakib Al Hasan and JP Duminy fit the bill with spinners enjoying the conditions.
Carter's catch left the opposition reeling.
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Here is how the cricketers spent their day on Twitter and Instagram today