If the PCB and the chandelier are telling the truth, the Aussie should not be allowed to hurt the PSL brand.
Islamabad are unlucky that their final match is against the toughest opponent this tournament (arguably) has ever had to offer.
With Lahore waiting to give the tournament a greater reception than their port city rivals did, this is an apt time to look back.
The man from Faisalabad put on his superman cape again and saved Pakistan fans from a nervy finish.
The Afghanistan cricket team is known to play fearless cricket and its spinners are truly world-class.
Apart from an unremarkable stint as PCB CEO in 2000s, Raja has never even run a regional body, let alone a behemoth like PCB.
Most countries’ sports bases are fans of a couple of disciplines but a typical Pakistani sports fan only has eyes for cricket.
At the heart of the bitterness is the fact that Sarfaraz and Rizwan have been made de facto representatives of regions.
The tournament has been a constant fixture since 2015, overcoming obstacles such as finances and even the coronavirus pandemic.
Out of 100-plus cricketers expected to take part in the tournament, a select few may be worthy of extra attention.
This is probably the first time ever that the PCB has adopted a one-size-fits-all approach.
A series of unfortunate events all happening in the same campaign have caused just about the perfect storm for Quetta.
A poor average accumulated over 26 games, 10 months of cricket cannot be a dry patch. This is something else.
Pakistan's thumping victory over Bangladesh on Friday went in vain as the team bowed out of the World Cup.
Imad and Wahab's performances stood out.
These three deserve a mention: Shaheen Afridi, and Babar Azam Sarfaraz Ahmed.
One has to ask: is this the real Pakistan or was it the one that got blown to smithereens by India last week?
The team seems to be frozen in time while others progress.
This was a classic Pakistan performance but the kind that doesn't elate you.
Unpredictability and inconsistency mixed with flashes of brilliance are the hallmark of both these sides.