The fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) has kicked off in grand style with the opening weekend drawing hordes of fans to the stadiums. The high quality of cricket action in the field has piqued the interest of swathes of fans, who have consistently flocked to the grounds to witness their favorite stars playing.
Both the National Stadium in Karachi and the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore have seen packed houses, raising the spirits of players. Reacting to the strong reception, the PCB has praised the immense enthusiasm of fans for making the first week of the PSL a huge success.
“The PCB is overwhelmed with the excellent spectator response and turnaround at the two venues for the first seven matches. When the hosting of the complete HBL PSL 2020 was announced 12 months ago, this is exactly what the PCB had envisaged and the PCB is grateful to all the spectators for supporting its vision and endeavor,” the statement from the board read.