Pakistan Super League franchises request PCB to move remainder of PSL to UAE

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Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchises person written to the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), asking it to signifier the remaining matches of this variation of the showpiece lawsuit successful UAE.

Pakistan Super League franchises petition  PCB to determination   remainder of PSL to UAE. (PSL Photo)

Pakistan Super League franchises petition PCB to determination remainder of PSL to UAE. (PSL Photo)

HIGHLIGHTS

  • PSL franchises petition PCB to big remainder of the tourney successful UAE
  • PSL six was postponed aft a drawstring of COVID-19 cases were reported successful March
  • PSL volition present resume connected June 1 with the last scheduled for June 20

Pakistan Super League franchises person requested the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) to displacement the rescheduled matches of the PSL's sixth variation from Karachi to UAE amid a caller surge of coronavirus cases successful the country.

PSL six was postponed aft a drawstring of COVID-19 cases were reported successful March this year. The tourney volition present resume connected June 1 with the last scheduled for June 20.

According to a study successful ESPNcricinfo, each six teams person sent a missive to PCB and the committee is reviewing the existent situation. For now, the franchises volition assemble successful Karachi by May 23 to commencement the mandatory seven-day isolation.

The study added that the PCB is "believed to beryllium considering the petition and reviewing existent plans."

As per the archetypal plan, each teams are to assemble successful Karachi by May 23 and statesman their mandatory seven-day quarantine. 16 league signifier matches volition beryllium played betwixt June 2-14.

The playoffs are slated to beryllium played betwixt June 16 and June 18.

Pakistan has witnessed a surge successful cases precocious and determination is simply a partial lockdown successful parts of the country.

Last week, the Pakistan authorities announced it volition trim the fig of planetary flights by 80 percent to assistance curb rising COVID-19 cases.

Last month, the PCB had appointed a two-person fact-finding sheet to reappraisal the bio-security protocols, bylaws and arrangements for the PSL-6 and marque recommendations connected however to amended guarantee implementation of a bio-secure situation for aboriginal events.

After the day of resumption was revealed, the teams participated successful a replacement draught arsenic respective overseas players had pulled retired of the event.

On Tuesday, the BCCI was forced to indefinitely postpone the Indian Premier League aft aggregate cases of COVID-19 among players and enactment unit emerged wrong its bio-bubble successful the past mates of days.

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