The Legends Cricket League will take place in Oman in January 2022, and Pakistan legends Shoaib Akhtar and Shahid Afridi, and others will be in the squad. There will be three teams participating in the tournament. Akhtar and Afridi will be part of the Asian Lions squad which also contains players from Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, and Bangladesh.
Other Pakistani players in the Asian Lions squad include Misbah-ul-Haq, Shoaib Malik, Umar Gul, Azhar Mahmood, Younis Khan, and Mohammad Yousuf. Additionally, Sanath Jayasuriya, Muttiah Muralitharan, Chaminda Vaas, and Asghar Afghan comprise the squad.