The Pakistan Cricket Board has readied the schedule for the 3rd edition of Pakistan Super League and forwarded it to the franchises for final confirmation, a source close to the matters told GEO TV.
According to the source, PSL 2018 will run from February 22 to March 25, 2018.
“The proposal is to have the opening match between the defending champions Peshawar Zalmi and the new entrants Multan Sultans in Dubai,” the source stated.
If the proposal gets the green light, the official announcement will be made next week.
Sources further added that the PCB, has decided to drop Abu Dhabi from the list of possible venues to host matches of the league. According to the reports, the logistical issues have forced the board to limit the league matches to four venues only.
“A total of 34 matches will be played at four venues next year. The most likely venues are Dubai, Sharjah, Lahore, and Karachi,” the sources said.
For the 3rd edition of the Pakistan Super League, it is also confirmed that the Karachi’s National Stadium will host the final match, while two play-offs will be played in Lahore.