Another Pakistani city set to host the Pakistan Super League matches
ISLAMABAD - Peshawar’s Arbab Niaz Stadium is all set to host Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches from 2021, reports are claiming.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has finalized the planning for conducting high-profile cricket in Peshawar. The final decision regarding the matter will be made in PCB’s first-ever governing board’s meeting in KP’s provincial capital on 4th February.
In addition to a number of key decisions, discussions will be held on the Bangladesh series, PSL and Pakistan’s international schedule during the meeting. ------------------------------
If the governing board gives a green signal, Peshawar stadium will host international matches as well as serving as Peshawar Zalmi’s home ground in the next season.
The cricketing season in Pakistan starts in September-October and continues until April-May, thus giving the concerned authorities to prepare the stadium for high-profile cricket in 2021.
Arbab Niaz Cricket stadium lasted hosted an international match between Pakistan and India on February 6, 2006.