PCB announces schedule of PSL 2019
Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Friday, has announced the full schedule of the 2019 edition of the Pakistan Super League.
The tournament will kick-off with the opener between defending champions Islamabad United and the Sixth Team in Dubai on February 14, 2019 and culminate with the final in Karachi on March 17, 2019.
34 matches will be played in the fourth edition of the tournament with Lahore and Karachi sharing eight matches between them.
The PCB Press Release said,
“The PCB is delighted to announce the schedule of the Pakistan Super League 2019, which marks two months to go to one of the PCB’s marquee events which continue to grow in reputation and stature.
“The PCB is committed to working harder to make the PSL an even bigger and better tournament, with the focus being to provide top notch playing facilities to the players, increase the fan base and provide the followers complete entertainment, and ensure all interests of our key stakeholders are adequately and professionally taken care of,” it said.
The statement further added, “The PCB believes that the PSL is a gateway to resumption of international cricket in Pakistan. By successfully staging eight matches in Lahore and Karachi with the support of the local authorities, the PCB is optimistic that it will once again prove to the world that Pakistan is as safe and secure a place as any other part of the world to play international cricket.”