Corona virus is rising up in the country PCB announced, PSL 2020 knockouts postponed amid Coronavirus outbreak. Statement comes on the semifinals playing day.
Pakistan Cricket Board today has declare in the statement. Events knockouts matches witch was starting from today has postponed.
Pakistan Cricket Board said in brief interview, HBL PSL 2020 has postponed. Event balance matches rescheduled details will released later.
PCB Before informed media sent one tweet sent at twitter.
HBL PSL 2020 postponed, to be rescheduled. More details to follow in due course#HBLPSLV— Pakistan Cricket (@TheRealPCB) March 17, 2020
The news has confirmed on PSL’s official Twitter account page. Remaining matches of PSL will rescheduled.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT “PSL 5 postponed [has been postponed], to be rescheduled. More details to follow in due course,” the post read.
IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT#HBLPSLV postponed, to be rescheduled. More details to follow in due course.— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) March 17, 2020
Former Pakistani team fast bowler Shoaib Akhtar agreed with the PCB decision, say’s we have to do same what is going on in the world.
He said it was better if Pakistan Cricket Board decided this a week ago. Crowds are reason to expanded the corona viris, PCB should called of tournament or played without crowd.
Former cricketer Sikandar Bakhat said even PSLV finished without any result. The impact of PSL 2020 achieved it’s target. This tournament show’s to the world that how Pakistan people love to cricket and it is the safe country for mega tournament.
Multan Sultan who was on the topper in point table schedule to face Peshawar Zalmi. The Second fixture was between Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars. Both semifinals was today 17 March.
PSL 2020 knockouts postponed amid Coronavirus outbreak