PSL 2021: Babar Azam, Mohammad Nabi help Karachi Kings beat Peshawar Zalmi; Quetta Gladiators claim first win
Quetta’s victory after four straight losses ended a 13-match streak of teams successfully chasing down the targets since the tournament began on 20 February.
Many reports in the Pakistan media blamed PCB for the positive test incident which has cast a shadow on the league.
PSL 2021: Mohammad Rizwan, Sohaib Maqsood's 110-run partnership powers Multan Sultans to season's first win
Rizwan hit 76 off 49 balls — his second half-century in this year’s PSL — and Pakistan international Sohaib Maqsood made an unbeaten 61 off 41. Multan eased to 159-3 in 16.2 overs in reply to Lahore's 157-6.
PSL 2020: Babar Azam, bowlers shine as Karachi Kings lift title with five-wicket win over Lahore Qalandars
With Azam, the world number two batsman in Twenty20 international rankings, on Karachi's side it proved an easy chase, despite losing three wickets from 110-2 to 124-5.
PSL 2020: Karachi beat Multan in Super Over to enter final; Lahore overcome Peshawar in first eliminator
Mohammad Hafeez made an unbeaten 74 off 46 balls as Lahore knocked out 2017 champion Peshawar Zalmi by five wickets in the first eliminator.
South African du Plessis last visited the country in 2017 and led the ICC World XI in a three-match Twenty20 series in Lahore.
The PSL had seen numerous withdrawals by foreign players in the last few days and most had left the event to return home in view of the coronavirus pandemic
PSL 2020: Kieron Pollard ruled out of ongoing event; Peshawar Zalmi name Carlos Brathwaite as replacement
West Indies Twenty20 captain Kieron Pollard has been ruled out of the Pakistan Super League due to a niggle in his right thigh, with Carlos Brathwaite replacing the all-rounder at Peshawar Zalmi for the remainder of the tournament.
PSL 2020: Darren Sammy steps down as Peshawar Zalmi captain due to struggles with fitness, appointed coach for two years
Peshawar director of cricket and bowling coach Mohammad Akram said Wahab Riaz will replace Sammy as the skipper of the 2017 PSL champion for the remainder of the league
PSL 2020: Kamran Akmal's ton guides Peshawar Zalmi to first win of season; Islamabad United blank Multan Sultan
Akmal smashed 101 runs off 55 balls and guided 2017 champion Peshawar to 153-4 in 18.3 overs in reply to Quetta's below-par effort of 148-5 at Karachi.
PCB announces Pakistan Super League will be hosted entirely in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi and Multan
For the first time, all the matches in Pakistan's premier domestic Twenty20 tournament will be held in the country, across four major cities.
The fifth season of the Pakistan Super League is set to be played entirely in the country after the franchise owners agreed to such a plan of the cricket board.
Pacer Wahab Riaz's coach in the Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Peshawar Zalmi has asked him to stop the controversial celebration.
Hockey World Cup 2018: Pakistan squad successfully clear visa, sponsorship issues after turbulent few weeks
Pakistan Hockey Federation (PHF) secretary Shahbaz Ahmed confirmed that the issues have been sorted, though the new head coach Tauqir Dar is still awaiting his Indian visa.
Pakistan vs West Indies: Visitors falter in first T20I but give host nation a moment it had been eagerly awaiting
The PCB's plan to restore international cricket in Pakistan has also been helped by the vast majority of overseas cricketers who featured in the PSL being willing to travel to Lahore and Karachi recently to take part in the play-off matches and the final.
PSL 2018: Islamabad United clinch 2nd title after beating Peshawar Zalmi in final as cricket returns to Karachi
The stands of Karachi's National Stadium roared with chants from a packed holiday crowd as international cricket returned to the Pakistani metropolis after a nine-year break with the final of country's Twenty20 league on Sunday.
Highlights, PSL 2018 final, Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi at Karachi, Full cricket score: IU clinch second title
Wahab's brought back in the 17th over, which is a mere formality, and the pacer gets to do the moustache-stroking celebration one last time in the tournament by castling Talat with a full-toss off the first delivery. Faheem Ashraf walks out to bat, and hits the winning six off the fourth delivery that he faces, hooking it over the square-leg fence. Islamabad United beat Peshawar United by three wickets, and lift the PSL trophy for the second time.
Kamran smashed the Karachi Kings bowlers at will to take Peshawar to a solid total after they were put into bat by Karachi Kings skipper Mohammad Amir.
Highlights, PSL 2018, Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi, Eliminator 2 at Lahore, Full cricket score: Zalmi qualify for final
Wahab Riaz bowls the final over, and he starts off with a no-ball called for height, as Ingram cops a blow on his abdomen. Ingram though, lobs the ball down the ground for a single, bringing Denly back on strike. Denly gets a thick leading edge, which sends the ball high up in the air, with Denly getting only a double as the ball is cut off near sweeper point. Swing and a miss for Denly off the third delivery, with Riaz bowling a slower bouncer on the occasion. Denly gets a boundary off the fourth delivery, but it is of little use for Karachi. Single to Denly off the fifth ball, guiding it towards fine-leg for a single. Ingram smacks the ball down the ground for a four, but it does little good for the chasing side as Karachi end up 13 runs short of the opposition's total with as many as eight wickets left in their kitty, with Denly batting on 79 off 46. Peshawar Zalmi win by 13 runs, and meet Islamabad United in the final of PSL 2018 at the National Stadium in Karachi!
PSL 2018: Peshawar Zalmi survive Anwar Ali scare to beat Quetta Gladiators by a run as league returns home
Title-holders Peshawar Zalmi beat Quetta Gladiators in the first eliminator by one run with a last-ball thriller in Lahore as the third edition of the Pakistan Super League returned home on Tuesday.