After complete success of the first PSL which took place last year in 2016, the 2nd Pakistan Super League (PSL) is now around the corner. It is surely a very good news for all the cricket lovers out there, this 2nd Pakistan Super League will start on February 9, 2017, in Dubai.
The first Match of this incredible event will be played between the champions Islamabad United and third-placed team in the first PSL Peshawar Zalmi in Dubai. The PSL-2 will be comprising of five teams which will make it more entertaining for the viewers.
All the 414 players which will play in this PSL have been sketched. The five teams comprising of 17 players each, including former New Zealand captain Brendon McCullum and England’s limited-overs captain Eoin.
Najam Sethi, the chairman PSL announced that the final of PSL will be held in Lahore. Rest of the matches will be played in Dubai and Sharjah. The good news is that all the international players have easily agreed on coming to Pakistan for the final which will be played on 9th of March in Gaddafi Stadium.
Najam Sethi also mentioned that it will be a fly-in, fly-out plan, and the government will be providing proper security to the players. PCB (Pakistan Cricket Board) has already requested the government to initiate the proper process of management for the match in Lahore.In this year PCB made an effort and bought four bulletproof buses in order to provide security for the players who visit Pakistan. Currently, PCB is requesting government, more security for the international players who will be visiting Lahore for Pakistan Super League i.e PSL
The PSL 2017 schedule for the second edition of the tournament is already announced. The tournament has made an excellent start and there will be a lot of fans waiting with bated breath for the second season for sure.