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PSL 3

PSL – Pakistan Super League was launched mere two years ago in December 2015 and became a success story with an inaugural edition drawing appreciations from fans, cricket pundits and legendary cricketers.

After two successful editions of PSL in 2016 and 2017, the third edition of Pakistan Super League, kicked off with a glittering opening ceremony on February 22 at Dubai at 8 PM followed by the first match of the 2018 edition between the defending champions, Peshawar Zalmi and the newest team of HBL PSL family, Multan Sultans at 10 PM.

The prominent aspect to PSL and Pakistan Cricket is that several international players from top teams have now started taking a keen interest in the league. Before the drafting of players, many of the international stars consented with the PCB to become a part of PSL’s 3rd edition.

The tournament is comprised of 34 matches including the playoffs and the final, among six franchises which are:
1. Karachi Kings, 2. Peshawar Zalmi, 3. Lahore Qalandars, 4. Multan Sultans, 5. Islamabad United, 6. Quetta Gladiators.
The fans excitement is expected to fly high as the final of PSL 3 will be played on 25th March in Karachi respectively.

Morgan hails moves to bring cricket back to Pakistan

SHARJAH: England's limited-overs captain Eoin Morgan Wednesday reckoned Pakistan was moving in the right direction in terms of reviving cricket in the country, hoping more betterment in the next couple of years. Morgan joined Karachi Kings and will lead the team in the absence of regular skipper Imad Wasim who injured himself in the match against Lahore on Sunday and remained under observation for concussion. "I certainly think that steps in that direction have been taken. The last year's PSL final, I believe, was a…

CM Sindh approves Rs210m for beautification ahead of PSL final

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Wednesday approved Rs210 million for security and beautification of the city for Pakistan Day March 23 and the final of the Pakistan Super League on March 25. The chief minister has directed KMC and the Karachi administration to make the city neat and clean and beautify it with illumination and greenery. CM Sindh approved Rs210 million grant which includes Rs75 million for transport arrangements, rehabilitation and restoration of parking areas and security…

Morgan to take charge of Karachi kings in absence of Imad

SHARJAH: England’s limited over skipper, Eoin Morgan will lead Karachi Kings in the absence of their permanent captain Imad Wasim, who is advised a couple of days’ rest by doctors. Imad Wasim suffered an injury when he took a brilliant catch while back paddling against Lahore Qalandars on Sunday, but he could not maintain his balance at the end and his head struck the ground fiercely, he felt concussion and was stretched off from the field. The 29-year old was kept under observation for 24 hours and was declared stable…

PSL 3 final tickets to go on sale tonight

 KARACHI: The tickets for the final of the Pakistan Super League season 3 are set to go on sale at Yayvo.com and selected TCS Express Centers from midnight tonight. The final is slated to be held at Karachi's National Stadium on March 25 and the price range of tickets is from Rs1,000 to Rs12,000. The tickets for the final match be available at 78 TCS centers in eight different cities including Karachi, Lahore, Sheikhupura, Kasur, Raiwind, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Sialkot, Hyderabad. The buyers are required…

Islamabad seals playoff spot by beating Multan Sultans

SHARJAH: Islamabad United beat Multan Sultans by 33 runs in the 25th fixture of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) season three at Sharjah cricket stadium on Tuesday. The victory brings Misbah-led team on top of PSL points table and also sealed a play-off spot for the one time trophy winner. Kieron Pollard's quick 73 off 47 could not save Multan Sultans as they lost all their top batsmen in the first ten overs with Pollard as their only saviour. The West Indian played a memorable knock and took all the Islamabad…

Multan faces do-or-die situation in Islamabad clash

SHARJAH: Shoaib Malik led Multan Sultans's fate in the debut appearance hinged on their last match against second placed Islamabad United match in Sharjah on Tuesday. A win will take them to the last four but a defeat will put them on the verge of exit from the Pakistan Super League. The sixth and the newest team promised a lot by defeating the title holders Peshawar Zalmi in their opening match but after two wins they were brought down to earth by Islamabad in the first round in a match they were shot out for a paltry…

Injured Rumman Raees out of Pakistan Super League

ISLAMABAD: Islamabad spearhead Rumman Raees failed to recover in time for the remainder of the Pakistan Super League matches and hence will not be available for selection. The 26-year-old left armer fell at the boundary while fielding during Islamabad's match against Quetta Gladiators in Sharjah on February 28 and since then had not played any part in the league. He suffered knee injury and team physio Errol Alcott issued the latest update. "Rumman  has been officially ruled out from the remaining PSL tournament…

Shinwari will learn from no-ball experience, says Arthur

KARACHI: Karachi Kings head coach Mickey Arthur hoped pace bowler Usman Shinwari will learn from the bitter experience of delivering a no-ball which tied the match against Lahore Qalandars before they lost in Super over in Dubai on Sunday. Needing 16 to overhaul Karachi Kings's 163-5, Lahore batsman Sohail Akhtar took a couple, hit a boundary and then smashed a six to bring the target to four off the last three balls. Mitchell McClenaghan was then run out off the fourth delivery. Gulraiz Sadaf took a single to give…

Lahore Qalandars spoil Karachi’s play-off chance in Super Over win

DUBAI: Sunil Narine spun Lahore Qalandars to beat Karachi Kings by three runs in a Super Over and stop their rivals from entering the play-offs of Pakistan Super League (PSL) season three in Dubai on Sunday. Lahore Qalandars made 11 runs in Mohammad Amir's Super Over but Karachi Kings could manage just eight in the over bowled by Sunil Narine as the tension finally ended late in the night. The super hero of super over!#HBLPSL #DilSeJaanLagaDe #[email protected]@lahoreqalandars pic.twitter.com/JkYqzqWZaA —…

Karachi Kings eye PSL play-off in clash against Qalandars

DUBAI: Karachi Kings will target a place in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) play-offs as they take on an already ousted Lahore Qalanadars in the only match of the league in Dubai on Sunday. Karachi have nine points from seven matches and need only one win to qualify for the last four stages of the league while their opponents have nothing at stake other than to salvage some pride after winning just one of their seven matches. A victory of Quetta Gladiators, top of the table with ten points, over Peshawar Zalmi on…