The fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) kicks off at the National Stadium in Karachi with a colorful opening ceremony.
For the PSL’s first inauguration in Karachi, the National Stadium and the sides were decorated with electronic dignitaries and Pakistani flags. Posters of local and foreign players were displayed on the streets of Quaid City.
Several artists including singer Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Sajjad Ali, Ali Azmat, Arif Lohar, Asim Azhar, Aima Baig, Sanam Marvi and Haroon performed at the opening ceremony of the fifth edition of Pakistan Super League.
Extreme security arrangements were also made throughout the city on this occasion. At the end of the inaugural event, fireworks were put on display, followed by preparations for the opening match, between defending champions Quetta Gladiators and Islamabad United teams.