“As many as 63 ground staff across Karachi, Lahore, Multan and Rawalpindi will receive a 50 per cent bonus," says PCB statement.
Meeting to discuss options for holding remaining PSL 5 matches, financial status.
Petition filed against board over live streaming of PSL-5 matches by a UK-based betting web channel without PCB's permission.
According to PSL's playing conditions team on top of table will be declared the winner if knockout games are not played.
“All our guest cricketers and officials went back completely satisfied and this will increase their trust in PCB."
Says although tournament was left incomplete, it was promising as it was full of batting and bowling thrill.
Some suggest that Multan Sultans should be crowned winners of PSL V; Tareen says not worried about getting trophy.
The 29 officials were denied entry into their country even after clearing their coronavirus tests arranged by the PCB.
The player clarified that he is yet to be tested for coronavirus and only that will confirm his status.
PCB chief says all players and broadcasters are being tested.
Lahore Qalanders have made it to the semifinals for the first time.
Backs decision of allowing international cricketers to leave.
This is the first time the Qalandars have reached the knockout stage of PSL.
It is the lone match of the league which is being held at the Gaddafi Stadium under the sun light, starting at 2pm.
Saturday was relatively calm with all the franchises reporting no further withdrawals in the wake of coronavirus.
Two-time former champions Islamabad United eliminated from the tournament.
PCB takes decision “following advice from the Punjab Government".
The 27th game was played behind closed doors in front of empty stands at the 34,000-capacity venue.
Some foreign players have chosen to return home to avoid becoming stranded, says PCB.
“Being of Pakistani heritage, it definitely means a lot to come out and experience it..
Peshawar, the champions of the 2017 edition, have never missed out on a Qualifier berth in the PSL history.
Top-ranked Twenty20 batsman Babar Azam and Sharjeel Khan, the Kings' opening pair, stepped up today.
Cricket fans welcome their favourite teams back to the city of lights.
The Quetta management had hit out at the PCB on Tuesday over the unfair and hectic travelling and match schedule.
“The challenge ahead of us is huge and we have to play our best cricket to win," says Imad.
As it was the first offence of Peshawar Zalmi, all 11 playing members have been fined 10 per cent of their match fee.
Fakhar Zaman says the team has gelled well and looks to give a tough time to all opponents.
The replacement was approved by the PSL technical committee.
“Security is not my concern as I had seen the security measures during the World Eleven tour."
“We have been airborne most of the time with other teams getting ample rest in between games,” says Nadeem.
A series of unfortunate events all happening in the same campaign have caused just about the perfect storm for Quetta.
Fakhar Zaman scored 63 runs from 46 balls while Chris Lynn contributed 59 from 32 to steer their team to the win.
Zalmi need to win only one match to qualify for the play-offs while Qalandars need to win at least two.
LHC judge takes notice of frequent traffic jams in the city during the PSL matches.
The Lahore Qalandars player on Sunday broke his own record of most sixes in a PSL game within a week.
The Qalandars scored 190 for the loss of two wickets.
Vince's incredible batting, including a half-century off 20 balls and five consecutive fours, won the game for Sultans.
Holding was in Karachi a few months earlier and expressed satisfaction over security and other arrangements.
Qalandars easily chase 99-run target set by the Gladiators with 49 balls to spare.
Shadab Khan's spectacular 77-run streak earned him the player of the match title.
"The Asian Cricket Council will decide the fate of the Asia Cup," says the PCB Chairman.
“It is sheer bad luck that the top order is not playing to its potential," says the PSL team's head coach.
The Sultans were 102-6 when rain stopped play on the second last ball of the 17th over.
The two athletes will be honoured for their services though the Hamaray Heroes platform, says the PCB.
Players, match officials to don pink ribbons; awareness messages to run on digital screens in stadiums.
Quetta Gladiators were once again behind the eight-ball in their chase for 171.
"The way people have embraced PSL is simply magnificent," says Hasnain.
Kings have Pakistan captain Babar Azam and England’s Alex Hales in fine form with the bat.
Sammy says he realises he is not fit enough to play, match with Quetta Gladiators will be his last.
“I have been through tough times along with a lot of sacrifices to reach where I am today," says the SA leg-spinner.
Rawalpindi and Islamabad have wet weather forecast from Wednesday until Sunday.
It started with a mistimed lip sync but the 2020 edition of the Pakistan Super League is finding its voice.
Qalandars, who were chasing a 199-run target set by United, could only manage 127 in their reply.
Says because govt didn't repatriate students from epicenter in China, virus hasn't spread in Pakistan like other places.
Amla recounts his experiences with various other cricket leagues around the world.
Amir wrecked Peshawar’s hopes with brilliant stats of 4-25 in a man-of-the-match performance.
Gladiators manage 172 runs while chasing a 210-run target set by Qalandars.
If Qalandars live up to their aspirations, it will be two blows in a row for Sarfraz Ahmed’s Gladiators.
Decide to further tighten security.
Kings successfully chase target of 152 runs set by Zalmi with 11 balls to spare.
Zalmi must get their act together if they aspire to maintain their tradition of finishing at the top of the league.
Alex Hales hits 52 from 30 balls as Kings successfully chase 184-run target with eight balls to spare.
Three control rooms established to monitor the stadium and nearby areas.
Franchise official says rain in Rawalpindi and Multan created problems for his team as well as for others.
“Pakistan Super League is a fantastic competition, I love the PSL," he says in a video message.
Gladiators finish with a score of 169-7 in their pursuit of the 200-run target set by the Sultans.
There is only one main gate at the Multan Stadium which is used for both entry and exit, causing a lot of commotion.
A source close to Umar says he has hired a top lawyer who will supervise the entire legal procedure.
Jones says Karachi Kings lost to Multan Sultans because of poor fielding and batting.
Lahore Qalandars’ miserable run in the fifth edition continued as they capitulated to a third straight defeat.
Court asks Zafar and the PCB to submit their written responses to the petition by March 2.
Fast bowler Salman Irshad has replaced Rauf.
The Sultans had set a 187-run target at the end of the first innings.
The district administration and traffic police have devised a traffic plan and announced alternative routes and parking.
Lahore and Peshawar are both coming off defeats in their previous matches.
The win over Zalmi in their last match propelled the Sultans to the top of the standings.
Ben Cutting hits two consecutive sixes in the last over to see Gladiators home in their chase of a 188-run target.
Despite whom he is related to and how he looks, Azam Khan has got game.
The numbers are greater than the earlier four seasons of the HBL PSL especially the opening week of the tournament.
“PSL needs full houses to make the competition the most successful league anywhere across the globe,” says Saeed Ajmal.
Sultans easily reach target of 124 with 31 balls remaining.
Giant screens placed at vintage points to enable cricket buffs to get glimpses of their favourite players in action.
A win for either team will take them atop the fledgling PSL standings.
Multan was selected to host three matches while Rawalpindi and Karachi and Lahore were finalised as other venues.
Says no individual performance could bring victory; team effort earned United a victory after losing opener to Quetta.
Families of Islamabad United captain Shadab Khan and pacer Musa Khan are excited for the HBL PSL matches in Rawalpindi.
The teams will be given foolproof security.
This is the second victory for Islamabad United in this year's PSL.
Player thanks Pakistanis for "love shown to us", says only want Pakistan to experience cricket at home.
Gladiators chase the 157-run target in 19 overs.
United comfortably chase target of 165 runs set by the Sultans with 20 balls to spare.
Akmal puts 101 runs from 54 balls on the scoreboard before stumbling on the 55th delivery.
President Alvi will also confer the highest civil award on Sammy for his contribution to cricket in Pakistan.
The 32-year-old batsman termed the league as “one of the strongest”.
Set to score 139 for victory, Multan Sultans cruised to the target in 16.1 overs for the loss of five wickets.
This is the first match of PSL 2020 to be staged in Lahore.
Batsmen: Aarish Ali Khan, Ahmed Shehzad, Ahsan Ali, Jason Roy, Khurram Manzoor, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Umar Akmal
All-rounders: Ben Cutting, Keemo Paul, Mohammad Nawaz, Shane Watson
Bowlers: Fawad Ahmed, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah, Sohail Khan, Tymal Mills, Abdul Nasir, Azam Khan
Batsmen: Asif Ali, Colin Ingram, Colin Munro, Luke Ronchi, Philip Salt, Rassie van der Dussen, Rizwan Hussain
All-rounders: Amad Butt, Faheem Ashraf, Hussain Talat, Saif Badar, Shadab Khan
Bowlers: Dale Steyn, Muhammad Musa, Rumman Raees, Zafar Gohar
Others*: Akif Javed, Ahmed Safi Abdullah
Batsmen: Shan Masood, James Vince, Rilee Rossouw, Zeeshan Ashraf, Khushdil Shah, Rohail Nazir
All-rounders: Sohail Tanvir, Shahid Afridi, Moeen Ali, Ravi Bopara, Fabian Allen
Bowlers: Imran Tahir, Junaid Khan, Muhammad Irfan, Mohammad Ilyas, Ali Shafiq, Usman Qadir, Bilawal Bhatti
Batsmen: Kamran Akmal, Umar Amin, Imam-ul-Haq, Tom Banton, Liam Livingstone
All-rounders: Shoaib Malik, Daren Sammy, Liam Dawson, Kieron Pollard, Dwaine Pretorius, Adil Amin
Bowlers: Rahat Ali, Wahab Riaz, Hasan Ali, Aamir Ali, Haider Ali
Others: Mohammad Mohsin, Aamir Khan
Batsmen: Ben Dunk, Chris Lynn, Fakhar Zaman, Jaahid Ali, Lendl Simmons, Salman Butt, Dilbar Hussain, Mohammad Faizan
All-rounders: David Wiese, Mohammad Hafeez, Samit Patel, Seekkuge Prasanna, Sohail Akhtar
Bowlers: Haris Rauf, Shaheen Afridi, Usman Shinwari, Farzan Raja
Batsmen: Alex Hales, Awais Zia, Babar Azam, Cameron Delport, Dan Lawrence, Iftikhar Ahmed, Mohammad Rizwan, Sharjeel Khan
All-rounders: Aamer Yamin, Imad Wasim
Bowlers: Chris Jordan, Liam Plunkett, Mohammad Amir, Umaid Asif, Umer Khan, Usama Mir, Ali Khan
Others: Arshad Khan
Others: Players who were not categorised as batsmen, all-rounders or bowlers by PSL