PSL 2017 starts tonight! U.A.E once again becomes the host of one of the best leagues in the world of cricket, and Lahore will be the final battleground for the finalists to put in all they have to take the crystal-studded trophy home!
The event will have celebrities performing, including Shehzad Roy, Ali Zafar, Shaggy, and even the host of the evening Fahad Mustafa, will be a part of the performances.
The star-studded event will also be graced by the presence of brand ambassador Ramiz Raja and Chairman Najam Sethi. The performances will be followed by the league’s first match with current champions Islamabad United will take on Peshawar Zalmi.
“I want to retain an element of surprise before the opening ceremony, it should be an enthralling evening. I also welcome and thank the stars especially Shaggy who has flown down to Dubai for the event. Ali Zafar, Shehzad Roy and Fahad Mustafa will all be making a big contribution as we endeavour to deliver an enthralling success,” Mr Sethi said.
According to Hot to Tutorial, other performances will also include Rahat Fateh Ali, String Band, Qurat-ul-Ain Baloch, Momina Musthesan, DJ Bravo, and the more international singers (names yet to be disclosed).
Here’s how everyone is preparing:
Here’s what the players have to say:
Cricket for Edhi Foundation
Pakistan Cricket Board and PSL have planned to strengthen their bond with the esteemed Edhi Foundation. To recognise the departed Abdul Sattar Edhi for his services rendered to mankind.
A special ‘cricket-tainment’ bat signed by the artists performing at the opening ceremony will be auctioned, and the money will be given to the foundation. Also, Two two caps of honour will also endorse the Edhi foundation logo in memory of Abdul Sattar Edhi who passed away last year.
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Additionally, a special poster signed by the artists will be handed over to the most passionate fan of the league.
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