The current head coach of the Pak National Cricket Team, Misbah-ul-Haq was also part of IPL 2008. The right-handed batsman played for Royal Challengers Bangalore in the first edition of Indian Premier League. Misbah played 8 matches in which he scored 117 runs. He had an average of 16+ and a brilliant strike rate of 144+.
Misbah played a marvellous knock of unbeaten 47 runs in a match against Delhi Daredevils in IPL 2008. Misbah smashed a quickfire of 47 runs off just 25 deliveries to help RCB post 154-7 on the scoreboard. However, Royal Challengers Bangalore lost the match by 5 wickets in the end.