PSL Schedule 2021 – Pakistan Super League Schedule 2021

Pakistan’s grandest cricketing event, the PSL 2021 is just around the corner, and everyone is already filled with excitement. The good news is that even though the world is facing an unprecedented pandemic situation, the entire tournament will go as planned from February 20 to March 22. National Stadium Karachi will host 20 matches while Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium will stage 14 matches.

As per the PSL schedule 2021, all the teams, except last season’s runner-ups, Lahore Qalandars and Peshawar Zalmi will play 7 matches in National Stadium, Karachi and at least 3 matches in Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore. Lahore Qalandars and Peshawar Zalmi will play 6 matches in Karachi and 4 in Lahore.

Defending Champions, Karachi Kings will open the event against Quetta Gladiators, after the opening ceremony at National Stadium, Karachi. First match of PSL 2021 is expected to be a nail biting` contest as the current champions face the former champions.

Gaddafi Stadium will host the qualifier between the top two sides of the event, as well as the two Eliminators and the Final of PSL 2021.

PCB expressed its gratitude to players and the new way the PSL will be hosted in Pakistan during this pandemic.

“To safeguard the integrity of the HBL PSL 2021 and to ensure health and safety of all participants in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the PCB has decided to hold the matches in Karachi and Lahore only. The National Stadium will stage the first half of the competition, while the Pakistan cricket headquarters at the Gaddafi Stadium will be the venue of the second half of the competition, including the playoffs,” stated by the PCB Press Release.

“The 30-day 34-match tournament will culminate with the final at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore on 22 March, marking the first time the venue will stage the final since 2017,” the statement read

The PCB has kept the decision pending regarding allowing the spectators to come to the stadium to watch the matches, due to Covid-19. Stay tuned for more updates.

PSL Schedule 2021

Schedule of matches at National Stadium, Karachi:

  • Feb 20: Opening Ceremony followed by Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators
  • Feb 21: Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi (D); Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • Feb 22: Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 23: Peshawar Zalmi v Multan Sultans (N)
  • Wed, 24 Feb – Karachi Kings v Islamabad United (N)
  • Feb 26: Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans (D); Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 27: Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans (D); Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United (N)
  • Feb 28: Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 1: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • March 3: Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi (D); Quetta Gladiators vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • March 4: Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 5: Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 6: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (D); Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 7: Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators (D); Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings (N)

Schedule of matches at Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore:

  • March 10: Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 11: Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 12: Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi (D); Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 13: Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings (D); Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 14: Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi (D); Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 15: Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi (N)
  • March 16: Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 18: Qualifier (1 vs 2) (N)
  • March 19: Eliminator 1 (3 vs 4) (N)
  • March 20: Eliminator 2 (Loser of Qualifier vs Winner of Eliminator 1) (N)
  • March 22: Final (N).

Related Post: PSL Point Table 2021

PSL 6 Matches Venue

  • Lahore – 14 Matches
  • Karachi – 20 Matches

Match timings of PSL 6

According to the PSL Schedule 2021 34 matches are going to be played at 2 different times (2:00pm and 7:00pm) depending on number of matches on that day

PSL Qualifier Schedule

  • QUALIFIER: TEAM 1 V TEAM 2 ( 18th March ) LAHORE

PSL Eliminator Schedule

  • ELIMINATOR 1: TEAM 3 V TEAM 4 (19th March ) LAHORE
  • ELIMINATOR 2: ELIMINATOR WINNER V QUALIFIER RUNNER-UP (20th March) Lahore

PSL Schedule Final Match

  • Final Match ( 22nd March ) Lahore

Pakistan Super League Facts 2021

  • Tournament Dates: 20th February to 22nd March
  • Format of Tournament: Double Round Robin and Play-offs
  • Host Country: Pakistan
  • Number of teams: 6
  • Number of matches: Thirty Four
  • Venues: Karachi and Lahore

PSL 2021 Squads

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Islamabad United Squad

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Karachi Kings Squad

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Lahore Qalandars Squad

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Multan Sultans Squad

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Quetta Gladiators Squad

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Lahore Qalandars Schedule

Qalandars will play 6 matches in Karachi and 4 matches in Lahore.

LQ Matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 21: Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • Feb 22: Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 26: Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans (D)
  • Feb 28: Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 4: Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 6: Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars (N)

LQ Matches in Lahore:

  • March 11: Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 12: Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 14: Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 16: Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars (N)

Karachi Kings Schedule:

They will play 7 matches in Karachi and 3 in Lahore.

KK Matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 20: Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 24: Karachi Kings v Islamabad United (N)
  • Feb 27: Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans (D)
  • Feb 28: Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 3: Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • March 5: Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 7: Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings (N)

KK Matches in Lahore:

  • March 10: Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 13: Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings (D)
  • March 14: Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings (N)

Multan Sultans Schedule:

Multan Sultans will play 7 matches in Karachi and 3 matches in Lahore:

MS Matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 21: Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • Feb 23: Peshawar Zalmi v Multan Sultans (N)
  • Feb 26: Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans (D)
  • Feb 27: Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans (D)
  • March 3: Quetta Gladiators vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • March 5: Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 7: Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators (D)

MS Matches in Lahore:

  • March 12: Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • March 13: Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 16: Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars (N)

Quetta Gladiators Schedule:

Quetta Gladiators will play 7 matches in Karachi and 3 matches in Lahore:

QG matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 20: Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 22: Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 26: Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • March 1: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • March 3: Quetta Gladiators vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • March 6: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (D)
  • March 7: Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators (D)

QG matches in Lahore:

  • March 11: Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 13: Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings (D)
  • March 14: Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)

Peshawar Zalmi Schedule:

Peshawar Zalmi will play 6 matches in Karachi and 4 matches in Lahore:

PZ Matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 21: Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • Feb 23: Peshawar Zalmi v Multan Sultans (N)
  • Feb 26: Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • Feb 27: Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 3: Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • March 6: Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars (N)

PZ Matches in Lahore:

  • March 10: Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings (N)
  • March 12: Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • March 14: Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi (D)
  • March 15: Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi (N)

Islamabad United Schedule:

Islamabad United will play 7 matches in Karachi and 3 matches in Lahore:

IU Matches in Karachi:

  • Feb 21: Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans (N)
  • Feb 24: Karachi Kings v Islamabad United (N)
  • Feb 27: Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 1: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (N)
  • March 4: Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 6: Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators (D)
  • March 7: Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings (N)

IU Matches in Lahore:

  • March 12: Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars (N)
  • March 13: Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United (N)
  • March 15: Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi (N)