“Pakistan Super League Edition 2 Final to be played in Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore on March 7th 2017 , says Chairman PSL Najam Sethi”
PSL Chairman Najam Sethi announced while holding a press conference that the final of Pakistan Super League edition 2 will be played in Lahore at Gaddafi Stadium on 7th of March 2017 adding to that Sethi said, this initiative will help the cause of bringing back cricket to Pakistan.
PSL 2 will be played in UAE and total of 5 teams will be participating in this event and the organizers are much more confident that this PSL edition 2 will be more successful as compared to previous year PSL edition 1 which resulted in net profit of around 26 crores.
Teams which are participating in PSL 2 will be
1. Islamabad United. (Misbah ul Haq will be captain of Islamabad United in PSL 2)
2. Lahore Qalandars. (Brandon McCullum will be captain of Lahore Qalandars in PSL 2)
3. Quetta Gladiators. (Sarfraz will be captain of Quetta Gladiators in PSL 2)
4. Karachi Kings. (Kumar Sangakara will be captain of Karachi Kings in PSL 2)
5. Peshawar Zalmi. (Darren Sammy will be captain of Peshawar Zalmi in PSL 2)
The winner of PSL edition 1 2016 was Misbah ul Haq’s Islamabad United while beating Quetta Gladiators in Final.
Sethi said,”People of Pakistan are very happy that International Cricket is coming back to Pakistan”,he said” many International players are willing to come to Pakistan to play PSL 2 final”. High-level security will deployed during this PSL 2 and all entertainment factors will be added in PSL 2 to make it more attractive for the fans.
All 5 times have finalized their players via bidding process and almost all teams have retained their players which were part of the respective teams in 2016 PSL edition 1 and players participating in PSL 2 are placed in 5 categories which are Platinum Category, Diamond Category, Gold Category, Silver Category and Emerging Category and they all are now eagerly waiting for the kick off.
Price of tickets in PSL 2 will vary from RS.500 general enclosure to Rs.10,000 VIP enclosure and these tickets will be sold directly to the cricket fans instead of selling tickets through 3rd party.
The retail outlets of tickets in UAE is shown in picture, so hurry and grab your tickets before its too late 🙂