The arena, which was packed to almost full capacity, was buzzing with the sights and sounds of the PSL.
From Karachi Kings' incredible form to low-scoring games, the first leg of the PSL gave us plenty to talk about.
Multan Sultans and defending champions Peshawar Zalmi face each other in the season opener.
Memories from the PSL final were still fresh, along with a renewed consolation that this time cricket was here to stay.
After eight years, Pakistan is hosting an international series of high eminence which in itself is a triumph.
To everyone who opposed his right to a second chance - has his return not been worth it?
20 years on, Pakistan is yet to produce an opener capable of constructing solid starts as well as Saeed Anwar did.
Efforts are required to promote the game.
My journey across five picturesque destinations in Italy.
This Asia Cup opened my eyes to all the warning signs that were blatantly ignored.
Like it or not, your Twitter feeds and Facebook timelines are soon going to be brimming with PSL fans.
If the league succeeds in making waves, it will inevitably come home in two to four years.
Books are like companions that remind you of time spent together — a feeling that digital screens can never provide.
While saying goodbye to our two masters is nothing short of an ordeal, the WC also brought a ray of hope for the future.
As the Asians face-off with the giants from Africa, Pakistan needs to find its right XI now, more than ever.
As Team Green begins its campaign on Sunday, here's a list of six special things no Pakistani will want to miss out on.