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PSL 2020 To Be Played Fully In Pakistan

The fifth season of the Pakistan Super League is set to be played entirely in Pakistan after the franchise owners agreed to such a plan of the Pakistan Cricket Board.

PCB Chairman Ehsan Mani held an informal meeting with the owners at a local hotel and discussed the pros and cons of holding all matches in Pakistan.

PCB reaffirmed its commitment to playing the fifth edition of the tournament in the country.

Lahore, Karachi, Multan and Rawalpindi have been picked as the four cities to host the entire tournament which will span over 34 games.

The playoffs and final of the fifth edition will be held in Lahore while Karachi will host the opening ceremony on February 20.

Lahore will host 13 games, Karachi nine and Rawalpindi and Multan hosting nine and eight games respectively.