|City:||Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan|
|Home ground:||LCCA Ground|
|Haier T20 Cup wins:||3 (2011), (2013), (2014)|
The Lahore Lions (Urdu: لاہورلؤنز) are a Pakistani franchise cricket team representing the city Lahore and is one of the 19 domestic teams. The team was established by Lahore Regional Cricket Association in 2004/05 in its home ground Lahore City Cricket Association Ground. Domestically team plays in Faysal Bank T20 Cup, sponsored by Faysal Bank.
Lahore lions is the most successful Twenty20 team in the history of Lahore, and is the second most successful in the country after the Sialkot Stallions. The team has won T20 Cup 2010/11 under the captaincy of Muhammad Yousuf & qualified for the inaugural Super-8 T20 Cup. Lahore Lions have won 2012-13 season but failed to qualified for Champions League T20 after finishing as Runner-Up in Super-8 T20 2013. Lahore Lions have won 2013–14 season and qualified for Champions League T20.
|No.||Name||Nat||Birth date||Batting Style||Bowling Style||Notes|
|–||Nasir Jamshed||6 December 1989||Left-handed|
|–||Umar Siddiq||30 December 1992||Left-handed||Right-arm off break|
|–||Ahmed Shehzad||23 November 1991||Right-handed||Right-arm legbreak|
|–||Mohammad Hafeez||4 September 1993||Right-handed||Right-arm off spin||captain|
|–||Saad Nasim||29 April 1990||Right-handed||Right-arm legbreak|
|–||Umar Akmal||26 May 1990||Right-handed||part-time spinner|
|–||Asif Raza||11 January 1987||Left-handed||Right-arm fast medium|
|–||Wahab Riaz||28 June 1985||Right-handed||Left-arm fast|
|–||Aizaz Cheema||11 January 1987||Right-handed||Right-arm fast medium|
|–||Imran Ali||21 October 1980||Right-handed||Right-arm fast medium|
|–||Adnan Rasool||1 May 1981||Right-handed||Right-arm off spin|
|–||Mustafa Iqbal||30 August 1989||Left-handed||Left-arm orthodox|
|–||Mohammad Saeed||12 October 1983||Right-handed||Right-arm fast medium|
|–||Ali Manzoor||8 January 1991||Right-handed||Left-arm orthodox|
- Muhammad Yousuf
- Abdul Razzaq
- Kamran Akmal (Now, plays in Lahore Eagles)
- Imran Farhat (Now, plays in Lahore Eagles)
- Imran Tahir (Now, plays in Highveld Lions, South Africa)
- Salman Butt (Banned, because of Spot-Fixing)
|Year||Haier T20 Cup||[[Super 8s]||Champions League Twenty20|
- Q = Qualified; DNQ = Did Not Qualify
Fixtures CLT20 2014
Lahore Lions qualified for 2014 Champions League T20 and became the third Pakistani team to participate in the Champions League which started on 13-09-2014. Abdul Razzaq was not included in this league as Pakistan Cricket Board rejected Muhammad Hafeez's request of adding him in squad. The squad contained following players: Mohammed Hafeez(c), Ahmad Shahzad, Umar Siddique Khan, Muhammad Umar Akmal, Nasir Jamshaid, Muhammad Salman Ali, Asif Raza, Muhammad Mustafa Iqbal, Wahab Riaz, Aizaz Bin Ilyas Cheema, Imran Ali, Saad Naseem, Adnan Rasool, Muhammad Saeed and Ali Manzoor.
135/7 (20 overs)
- Lahore Lions won the toss and elected to field
Lahore Lions is considering one of the best team in Qualifying Round after Mumbai Indians.
Fixtures and results
|Played||Wins||Losses||No Result||% Win|
|T20 Cup 2004/05||2||1||1||0||50.00%|
|T20 Cup 2005/06||6||5||1||0||83.33%|
|T20 Cup 2006/07||3||2||1||0||66.67%|
|T20 Cup 2008/09||3||2||1||0||66.67%|
|T20 Cup 2009||5||4||1||0||80.00%|
|T20 Cup 2009/10||4||3||1||0||75.00%|
|T20 Cup 2010/11||5||5||0||0||100.00%|
|Super 8 2011||4||3||1||0||75.00%|
|T20 Cup 2011/12||2||1||1||0||50.00%|
|Super 8 2012||4||3||1||0||75.00%|
|T20 Cup 2012/13||8||8||0||0||100.00%|
|Super 8 2013||4||3||1||0||75.00%|
|T20 Cup 2013/14||6||5||1||0||83.33%|
|Dera Murad Jamali Ibexes||1||1||0||0|
|Non domestic Teams|
List of captains of Lahore Lines for Twenty20 matches are as follows:
FR Cables was the sponsor of the Lahore Lions in 2010-11 Faysal Bank Twenty-20 Cup and were sponsored by FR Cables for the Faysal Bank Super 8 T20 Cup 2011 as well. Brighto Paints are sponsers of Lions in Clt20 2014
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- "Records / Lahore Lions / Twenty20 matches / List of match results". ESPN. Retrieved 13 September 2014.
- "LAHORE LIONS T20 Cup Captains Record". Cricinfo. Retrieved 2010-10-04.
- Twenty 20 Record page for Lahore Lions
- Lahore Lions Squad, Players Report & Tactics for CLT20 2014
- Cricketarchive page for Lahore Lions
- Lahore Lions CLT20 2014 Team
- Lahore Lions Introduction for CLT20 2014
- Lahore Lions form analysis for CLT20 2014