The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced that it has secured all required approvals and exemptions from the government of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) for the remaining 20 Pakistan Super League (PSL) matches to be held in Abu Dhabi.
Later in the day, the PCB will hold an online meeting with the six franchise owners to inform them of the progress made and to finalize all information, which will be shared as soon as possible.
“We are pleased with this progress as the remaining obstacles in the staging of the remaining HBL PSL 6 matches in Abu Dhabi have been resolved and all systems are now ready to go,” said PCB Chief Executive Wasim Khan.
“We are grateful to the UAE government, the National Emergency Crisis and Disasters Management Authority, the Emirates Cricket Board, and the Abu Dhabi Sports Council for their help and patronage in ensuring that all final obstacles were eliminated, allowing us to finish our marquee event.
“The PCB will now work quickly, in coordination with the team owners, to finalize all event-related plans, the specifics of which will be shared in due time.”
“I’d like to take this opportunity to thank my staff for their tireless efforts and hard work, which included foregoing their Eid-ul-Fitr holidays to ensure the PCB keeps its promise to its fans to hold the tournament’s remaining matches in June.