The first match of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2018 will be held on February 22nd in Dubai, with last year’s champions, the Peshawar Zalmi facing off against newcomers, the Multan Sultans, according to a schedule released by the franchise on Thursday.
A sum of 34 matches will be played crosswise over various venues in Dubai, Sharjah, Lahore and Karachi. The last match is to be held in Karachi on March 25, as indicated by the PSL plan.
“Efforts are in progress to arrange two play-off games in Lahore took after by what might historic HBL PSL last in Karachi,” a PSL public statement said.
The season will kick off with a rite at the Dubai International Stadium, the handout stated.
All through the season, all teams will play towards each different twice before the top 4 groups qualify for the play-off stage, the press said. A year ago, the PSL Season 2 last was held at Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium in the midst of tight security.
It changed into the second time Pakistan hosted an international series when you consider that militants attacked a bus carrying the Sri Lankan cricket group in Lahore in 2009. Chris Gayle and Kumar Sangakkara will be playing for Karachi Kings, while for the the Zalmi team Tillakaratne Dilshan, Shahid Afridi and Darren Sammy will play.
For the reason that achievement of the PSL 2017 final, Pakistan has hosted a T20 series against the WORLD XI at Gaddafi Stadium.