PSL 2018 begins February 22! PCB announces full schedule and venues

The highly anticipated third edition of Pakistan Super League will start on the February 22nd, 2018. Pakistan Cricket Board officially released the full schedule of the league today through its social media accounts and a press release.

According to the schedule, the first match will be played on February 22nd between defending champions Peshawar Zalmi and the PSL’s newest franchise, Multan Sultans. The match will take place in Dubai.

All the matches of the league will be played across Dubai and Sharjah with the final being held in Karachi. 2 of the playoffs from the league will also be held in Lahore, Pakistan.

The opening ceremony is scheduled to start at 8:00 PM PST with the opening match set to start at 10:00 PM PST.

The day matches of PSL 2018 will start at 4:30 PM PST and the night matches will be played at 9:00 PM.

There will be a total of 24 matches in the league with the final being held on Sunday, March 25.

PSL 2018 full schedule and timings

PCB released the following schedule today. The timings for the matches that will be held in Pakistan are still being decided.


  • Opening ceremony – 8:00 PM PST
  • First match – 10:00 PM PST
  • Daytime matches – 4:30 PM PST
  • Night matches – 9:00 PM