Know Your Team

Islamabad United is a Pakistani professional Twenty20 franchise cricket team that competes in Pakistan Super League. Based in Islamabad – the capital city of Pakistan – the team was formed in 2015 as a result of the formation of the Pakistan Super League by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB). The franchise is owned by Leonine Global Investments through its sports entity, Leonine Global Sports. The company has bought the Islamabad Franchise rights of the Pakistan Super League with a mission to create a franchise which provides:

  • A truly global experience on sports entertainment
  • A fan base which is loyal, aware and supportive of the sport and the franchise
  • An aspirational beacon for upcoming players to strive for excellence in cricket for Pakistan in particular and for the world at large
  • An eco-system for the promotion of cricket in particular, and sports in general, in Pakistan through close partnership with PCB
  • A truly professionally-run organization with exceptional standards of corporate governance and international best practices
  • Promotion of Pakistan through sports and involvement of internationally known figures into Pakistan
  • A responsible member on CSR