The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and all the franchises of the Pakistan Super League have unanimously decided to hold the seventh edition of the league in January and February next year. In today meeting all Stakeholders after the discussion took this decision. The Board and Franchise Agreed to hold PSL 7 in January-February next year due to IPL.
Board and Franchise Agreed to hold PSL 7 in January-February next year
An online meeting of the PCB and franchisees at Zoom on Friday made it clear that January and February are the best times to hold the seventh edition of the PSL. According to the Dawn newspaper, all the matches planned to be held on Pakistani soil. While this has also assured. That more matches should added between the arrival of the Australian team visiting Pakistan after 21 years and the home series.
According to franchise sources, the seventh edition of PSL will start from Karachi. While it will end in Punjab.
The franchises also agreed that the Pakistan Cricket Board should make a schedule for the PSL. Also agreed to add maximum matches in home series during Australia’s upcoming tour of Pakistan. Australia last time visited to Pakistan in 1998.
Sources said that January / February is considered to be the best time to hold the PSL. Because after that immediately will start the Australia series. Ramadan also falls on in April while The Indian Premier League expected to start in same days. Due to IPL schedule may leading to broadcast problems. At the same time, the availability of international players can be a big issue.
When asked if the last two editions of the PSL had been severely affected by the global epidemic and the corona virus is expected to become more serious between January and February, the source replied that the PCB hired a British company. Is doing, as he did in the recent T20 League in Abu Dhabi to ensure full implementation of SOPs.