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Pakistan Super league 2020 PSL HBL Cricket

Pakistan Super league 2020 PSL HBL Cricket

PSL History

Pakistan Super league 2020 PSL HBL Cricket

First edition of PSL was played in the United Arab Emirates from 4 February to 23 February 2016 between five teams. The final match of PSL played between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators, and after a formal competition, United won the Pioneer title of PSL by six wickets.

PSL 1st Edition Details
Starts On4 February
Ends On23 February
Teams5
Total Matches24
StadiumsSharjah + Dubai Cricket Stadium (UAE)
Top ScorerUmer Akmal
Most WicketsAndre Russell

In the seconded edition of PSL in 2017 Peshawar Zalmi defeats the Quetta Gladiators by 58 runs. The final match of PSL 2nd edition played in Lahore due to struggle of PCB. In the closing ceremony of PSL, Darren Sammy received Man of the match because of his blast inning. Peshawar Zalmi another player Kamran Akmal wins the title “Player of the tournament”.

PSL 2nd Season Details
Kick off9 February
Ends5 March
Participants5
No of Matches24
StadiumsSharjah + Dubai Cricket Stadium (UAE) + Lahore
Highest ScoreKamran Akmal
Most WicketsSohail Khan

In the third edition of PSL, one new team “Multan Sultans” added in the tournament and six teams take part in it. Islamabad United won the title of PSL 3 by defeating Zalmi in a final match on 25 March 2018. Playoff and final match of PSL 3 season played in Pakistan cricket stadiums. Luke Ronchi player of United wins two title man of the match and man of the series.

PSL 3rd Round Info
Kick-Start22 February
Finished25 March
Contestant6
No of Matches34
VenueSharjah + Dubai Stadium (UAE) + Lahore + Karachi
Highest ScoreLuke Ronchi
Most WicketsWahab Riaz + Faheem Ashraf

In the fourth season of PSL, last eight matches of the tournament played in Pakistan including a final game in Karachi cricket stadium. Zalmi lost the final match from Quetta Gladiators on 17 March 2019. Further information related to PSL 4 given in the table below.

PSL 4th Season Complete Details
Starting Date14 February
Ends17 March
Team6
No of Matches34
VenueSharjah + Dubai Stadium (UAE) + Lahore + Karachi
Highest RunsShane Watson
Most WicketsHassan Ali

In the fifth edition of PSL 2020, all matches will play in different cities of Pakistan. PSL 5th season starts with a grand opening ceremony and 1st match of Gladiators on 20 March 2020. PSL 5 team squad and Schedule will announce shortly by PCB.

PSL 5th Season Complete Details
Starting Date20 February
Ends22 March
Team6
No of Matches34
VenueLahore + Karachi + Multan + Rawalpindi Stadium
Highest Runs?
Most Wickets?

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