PSL 2021 remaining matches schedule: Pakistan Cricket Board have finally confirmed a start date for Pakistan Super League 2021.
The sixth season of the Pakistan Super League, which had to be postponed due to COVID-19 earlier this year, is now all but confirm to begin its second phase from June 9 in Abu Dhabi. According to the official release, June 3-8 will be treated as training days before the real action commences next week.
Originally planned to begin from June 1, the second phase has received multiple delays due to various logistical reasons including prominent players not being allowed to travel to the UAE in a commercial flight. Former Pakistan captain and current Quetta Gladiators captain Sarfaraz Ahmed was among the seven players who finally traveled to the UAE Tuesday.
PSL 2021 remaining matches schedule
The league phase of Pakistan Super League comprises of 34 matches. Before the tournament was brought to a halt, only 14 matches were conducted in Pakistan.
As reported earlier, the final match of PSL 2021 will be played on June 24. A 15-day tournament means that there will be a total of six double-headers in the league phase and knockout round. It is worth mentioning that all the matches will be played in Abu Dhabi and that matches on double-header days will begin from 5 PM and 8 PM (local time).
Good to hear @thePSLt20 season 6 remaining matches are being held from the 9th June 2021. Best wishes for all the teams! PSL has become a big brand and hope to see a thrilling 2nd session of the season six!!! pic.twitter.com/B11P1KSpn1
— Senator Faisal Javed Khan (@FaisalJavedKhan) June 3, 2021
A four-day delay (from the original squad) in the culmination of PSL 2021 means that Pakistan team’s departure for their tour of England will also be postponed. As compared to the original travel date of June 23, Pakistan are now likely to travel from the UAE to England on June 25. Scheduled to play three ODIs and as many T20Is in England, the first ODI is slated to be played on July 8 in Cardiff.
When and where will remaining PSL 2021 matches be played?
June 9 – Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United
June 10 – Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings; Peshawar Zalmi vs Lahore Qalandars
June 11 – Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators
June 12 – Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi
June 13 – Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars; Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi
June 14 – Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings
June 15 – Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars; Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings
June 16 – Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators
June 17 – Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi; Karachi Kings vs Lahore Qalandars
June 18 – Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars
June 19 – Quetta Gladiators vs Karachi Kings; Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United
June 21 – Qualifier (1 vs 2); Eliminator 1 (3 vs 4)
June 22 – Eliminator 2 (loser Qualifier vs winner Eliminator 1)
June 24 – Final
All the matches to be played in Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi.