PSL schedule 2018 has been announced and you can find full matches details below. PSL 2018 schedule for the upcoming season was prepared and forwarded to the franchises for final confirmation and today (December 7, 2018) it has been released. According to the source, PSL will run from February 22 to March 25, 2018. The Proposal is to have the opening match between the defending PSL champions Peshawar Zalmi and newly entered Multan Sultans in Dubai. The second season of the Pakistan Super League was a big hit amongst the fans, as they now wait anxiously for the following season. And given how the PSL draft for the 2018 season went, things can only get more entertaining come the next season. The 3rd season of the Pakistan Super League will launch on February 22 February 2018 in Dubai. Matches will be Played in Sharjah and Dubai with the PSL 2018 final to be held in Karachi and 2 playoffs in Lahore. With big crowds presumed to return to see the stars in action in both Dubai and Sharjah, the rush and market for PSL tickets are set to be enormous.
|Feb 22||Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans||10:00 pm||Dubai|
|Feb 23||Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm|
|Feb 24||Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm|
|Feb 25||Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi||9:00 pm|
|Feb 26||Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm||Dubai|
|Feb 28||Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators||9:00 pm||Sharjah|
|March 1||Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi||9:00 pm||Sharjah|
|March 2||Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings||4:30 pm||Sharjah|
|Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United||9:00 pm|
|March 3||Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators||4:30 pm||Sharjah|
|Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm|
|March 4||Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings||9:00 pm||Sharjah|
|March 6||Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans||9:00 pm||Dubai|
|March 7||Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators||9:00 pm||Dubai|
|March 8||Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||9:00 pm|
|March 9||Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United||9:00 pm|
|March 10||Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings||4:30 pm||Dubai|
|Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators||9:00 pm|
|March 11||Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm||Dubai|
|March 13||Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United||9:00 pm||Sharjah|
|March 14||Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars||9:00 pm||Sharjah|
|March 15||Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings||4:30 pm||Sharjah|
|Quetta Gladiators vs Islamabad United||9:00 pm|
|March 16||Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars||4:30 pm||Sharjah|
|Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings||9:00 pm|
|March 18||Qualifier – Team 1 vs Team 2||Dubai|
|March 20||Eliminator 1 – Team 3 vs Team 4||Lahore|
|March 21||Eliminator 2 – Eliminator 1 Winner vs Qualifier Loser||Lahore|
|March 25||PSL Final||Karachi|
“Scroll down to check PSL 2018 schedule for all PSL teams separately.”
The Darren Sammy-led Peshawar Zalmi will lead on defending champions Islamabad United in the first match of the tournament on February 9 which will follow the PSL opening ceremony that evening. A doubleheader will continue this on Friday, February 10 which will see the Lahore Qalandar’s match with Quetta Gladiators before the Zalmis will be in motion yet again as they take on the Karachi Kings.
On Saturday, February 11, Islamabad will be in the act yet again as they play Lahore while the 2nd game will see the Gladiators take on to the Karachi Kings.
Each of the five sides will be committed to a double-leg round-robin league by playing eight games each. The top four teams in the tournament will then qualify for the semis where the first-ranked team at the end of the league stage will get the second-placed side in the first semi-final.
The second playoff will see the third and the fourth-ranked side take on each other since the losing team from the first playoff faces the leading team from the second playoff. The final will be played between the winner of first and the third playoff.
The first and second playoffs will be played in Sharjah while Dubai will host the third playoff. If the event gets its security clearance, the final will be held on March 7 in Lahore. The complete schedule of PSL 2018 is given below.
PSL Schedule 2018 Time Table
You can download the PSL 3 schedule here. All matches will be played on only two grounds – Dubai International Cricket Stadium and Sharjah Cricket Stadium as per announced by PSL Authorities.
The large upcoming event already possesses big international names such as Chris Gayle, Andre Russell, Shane Watson, Dwayne Smith, Brendon McCullum and much more. Their respective teams retained some of these players; others were brought in during the auction while there were a few who joined in fresh.
Latest News & Updates on PSL 2019
The PSL auction 2018 season took place on 19th October this year, and comparable to the last year, players were characterized in five groups – Diamond, Silver, Platinum, Gold, and Emerging. The last category is especially impressive since the players in this group must be below 23 years of age as on January 1st, 2017. There was also a 9% increment in the salary caps of the players.
NZ legend Brendon McCullum and English T20 captain Eoin Morgan were added not only to the Draft but also picked up by teams during the Draft by individual teams. More than a dozen quality signings were also made for the selection and further selected by the five teams.
“The Lahore Qalandars” enjoyed the first chance to pick up players in each category in the Auction and Islamabad United for winning the last Season were given the last chance to pick the players.
Timetable of PSL is 21 days with 24 matches to be played during this schedule. In This rd season, Six teams are representing different parts of the country. Plans are all set for the PSL to become a ten team league within five years. Stay Connected to pslTracker.com for more updates.