The Pakistan Super League (PSL), a T20 cricket league organized annually by the Pakistan Cricket Board, is set to take place in Pakistan from February 13th to March 19th, 2023. The HBL PSL 8 season will feature six teams, including Peshawar Zalmi, Islamabad United, Lahore Qalandars, Multan Sultans, Quetta Gladiators, and Karachi Kings. With two PSL tournament wins, Islamabad United stands as the most successful team in the league’s history. All other teams hold one trophy each. Lahore Qalandars, the reigning champions and winners of the PSL 2022 title, are expected to defend their title and aim for a consecutive win.
Aakash Chopra, a renowned former Indian cricketer, has declared the Pakistan Super League (PSL) to be the second-best T20 cricket tournament globally, following only the Indian Premier League (IPL). The accomplished cricketer expressed his views in a tweet on Monday, mentioning his appreciation for the South African SA20 league.
PSL Schedule 2023 and TimeTable
Schedule For The Pakistan Super League Released. Check Below the PSL 2023 Schedule and Timing with the Venue Details announced in PSL 8 Draft.
|13th Feb||Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars||Multan||Night|
|14th Feb||Karachi Kings vs Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi||Night|
|15th Feb||Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators||Multan||Night|
|16th Feb||Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United||Karachi||Night|
|17th Feb||Peshawar Zalmi vs Multan Sultans||Multan||Night|
|18th Feb||Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||Karachi||Night|
|19th Feb||Multan Sultans vs Islamabad United||Karachi||Day|
|19th Feb||Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings||Multan||Night|
|20th Feb||Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi||Night|
|21st Feb||Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators||Karachi||Night|
|22nd Feb||Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans||Multan||Night|
|23rd Feb||Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi||Night|
|24th Feb||Quetta Gladiator vs Islamabad United||Karachi||Night|
|25th Feb||Rest day||Break|
|26th Feb||Karachi Kings v Multan Sultans||Karachi||Day|
|26th Feb||Lahore Qalandars v Peshawar Zalmi||Lahore||Night|
|27th Feb||Lahore Qalandars v Islamabad United||Lahore||Night|
|28th Feb||Rest day||Break|
|01st March||Peshawar Zalmi v Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||Night|
|02nd March||Lahore Qalandars v Quetta Gladiators||Lahore||Night|
|03rd March||Islamabad United v Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||Night|
|04th March||Lahore Qalandars v Multan Sultans||Lahore||Night|
|05th March||Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators||Rawalpindi||Night|
|06th March||Quetta Gladiators v Karachi Kings||Rawalpindi||Night|
|07th March||Peshawar Zalmi v Lahore Qalandars||Rawalpindi||Day|
|07th March||Islamabad United v Multan Sultans||Rawalpindi||Night|
|08th March||Women Exhibition Match||Rawalpindi||Day|
|08th March||Peshawar Zalmi v Quetta Gladiators||Rawalpindi||Night|
|09th March||Islamabad United v Lahore Qalandars||Rawalpindi||Night|
|10th March||Women Exhibition Match||Rawalpindi||Day|
|10th March||Peshawar Zalmi v Multan Sultans||Rawalpindi||Night|
|11th March||Women Exhibition Match||Rawalpindi||Day|
|11th March||Quetta Gladiators v Multan Sultans||Rawalpindi||Night|
|12th March||Islamabad United v Peshawar Zalmi||Rawalpindi||Day|
|12th March||Lahore Qalandars v Karachi Kings||Lahore||Night|
|13th & 14th March||Rest days||Break|
|15th March||( Qualifier ) Team 1 v Team 2||Lahore||Night|
|16th March||( Eliminator 1 ) Team 3 v Team 4||Lahore||Night|
|17th March||( Eliminator 2 ) Eliminator Winner v Qualifier Runner-up||Lahore||Night|
Get ready for the exciting opening ceremony of PSL 8 in Multan today! The tournament will kick off with the match between the 2021 winners, Multan Sultans, and the defending champions, Lahore Qalandars. The closing ceremony and final match will take place on March 19 in Lahore, which will also host the playoffs.
The winner of the tournament will be crowned with the Supernova Trophy and will receive a whopping prize of Rs120m, while the runners-up will take home a cheque of Rs48m.
Will Lahore Qalandars make history by becoming the first team to win back-to-back titles? Or will Islamabad United become the most successful team by lifting the trophy for the third time?
11 fixtures will be held in Rawalpindi, while Karachi and Lahore will each host 9 matches. Multan will have 5 home games.
Catch all the action in the afternoon with matches starting at 2 pm local time, and in the evening with games in Karachi, Lahore, and Rawalpindi starting at 7 pm and in Multan starting at 6 pm (except for the tournament opener which will start at 8 pm). Don’t miss a moment of the thrilling PSL 8 tournament!