It is a Pakistani Twenty20 franchise cricket team for PSL. The team is famous for its nickname “IU.”
The team is an inaugural champion of the PSL that was formed in 2015 to participate in the first season of the PSL.
Dean Jones is the coach of Islamabad United and the director fo the team is Waqar Younis, the former fast bowler of Pakistan.
Saeed Ajmal is coaching the Islamabad United for spin bowling whereas Shadab Khan is its current vice-captain.
|Platinum||Luke Ronchi||Shadab Khan||Faheem Ashraf|
|Diamond||Asif Ali, Ian Bell||Mohammad Sami|
|Gold||Philip Salt||Rumman Raees, Samit Patel|
|Silver||Sahibzada Farhan, Cameron Delport||Waqas Maqsood||Hussain Talat, Zafar Gohar|
|Emerging||Musa Khan||Nasir Nawaz|
|Supplementary||Rizwan Hussain||Zahir Khan||Amad Butt, Wayne Parnell|