Peshawar Zalmi has a large number of supporters in both Pakistan and UAE. The team is representing Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in the tournament. The team is owned by Javed Afridi who is the owner of Haier Pakistan. Wahab Riaz is the current captain of Peshawar Zalmi. Darren Sammy is the head coach whereas Hashim Amla is the batting coach. Arbab Niaz Stadium, Peshawar is the home ground of Peshawar Zalmi.
Peshawar Zalmi got 3rd position in PSL 2016 as they won 6 out of 10 matches. In PSL 2017, Peshawar Zalmi emerged as the champion and they observed 6 victories and 4 losses. However, one match end on no result due to rain. In PSL 2018, Peshawar Zalmi won 7 out of 13 matches and became the runner-up. They again became finalist of PSL 2019 and had won 8 matches in the tournament. In last year’s PSL 2020, they did not perform as per expectations and faced defeat in 6 out of 10 matches.
Overall, Peshawar Zalmi played 56 matches in 5 PSL editions. However, they won 31, lost 24, and one match resulted in no result. Their overall win percentage is 56.36% in the tournament. Kamran Akmal is the leading run scorer for Peshawar Zalmi as he scored 1486 runs in 52 innings with the average of 29.72. Wahab Riaz is the leading wicket taker for Peshawar Zalmi as he took 73 wickets in 51 matches with the average of 17.82.