The Pakistan Super League (PSL 2021) begins on February 20. Pakistan’s T20 extravaganza will see 6 teams compete against each other over 34 games.
PSL 2021 will be the tournament’s 6th edition and is going to be a month-long affair. The Karachi Kings enter PSL 2021 as the defending champions. The team beat the Lahore Qalandars by 5 wickets to win the crown.
All PSL 2021 matches will be held in Karachi and Lahore. The knockout stages will be completely played at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
Pakistan's stars will be at the core of PSL 2021, with players like Babar Azam, Mohammad Rizwan and Hasan Ali set to take part. PSL 2021 will also see international stars like Faf du Plessis, Colin Ingram and Chris Gayle grace the competition.
Complete PSL 2021 schedule
The first match of PSL 2021 will take place on February 20. The group stage of PSL 2021 continues till March 16, while the knockout stages of the tournament begin on March 18.
Below is the complete PSL 2021 schedule. All match timings are in IST.
February 20: Karachi Kings v Quetta Gladiators at 7:30 PM
February 21: Lahore Qalandars v Peshawar Zalmi at 2:30 PM
February 21: Islamabad United v Multan Sultans at 7:30 PM
February 22: Lahore Qalandars v Quetta Gladiators at 7:30 PM
February 23: Multan Sultans v Peshawar Zalmi at 7:30 PM
February 24: Islamabad United v Karachi Kings at 7:30 PM
February 26: Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans at 3:30 PM
February 26: Peshawar Zalmi v Quetta Qalandars at 8:30 PM
February 27: Karachi Kings v Multan Sultans at 2:30 PM
February 27: Islamabad United v Peshawar Zalmi at 7:30 PM
February 28: Karachi Kings v Lahore Qalandars at 7:30 PM
March 1: Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators at 7:30 PM
March 3: Karachi Kings v Peshawar Zalmi at 2:30 PM
March 3: Multan Sultans v Quetta Gladiators at 7:30 PM
March 4: Islamabad United v Lahore Qalandars at 7:30 PM
March 5: Karachi Kings v Multan Sultans at 7:30 PM
March 6: Islamabad United v Quetta Gladiators at 2:30 PM
March 6: Lahore Qalandars v Peshawar Zalmi at 7:30 PM
March 7: Multan Sultans v Quetta Gladiators at 2:30 PM
March 7: Islamabad v United Karachi Kings at 7:30 PM
March 10: Karachi Kings v Peshawar Zalmi at 7:30 PM
March 11: Lahore Qalandars v Quetta Gladiators at 7:30 PM
March 12: Multan Sultans v Peshawar Zalmi at 3:30 PM
March 12: Islamabad United v Lahore Qalandars at 8:30 PM
March 13: Karachi Kings v Quetta Gladiators at 2:30 PM
March 13: Islamabad United v Multan Sultans at 7:30 PM
March 14: Peshawar Zalmi v Quetta Gladiators at 2:30 PM
March 14: Karachi Kings v Lahore Qalandars at 7:30 PM
March 15: Islamabad United v Peshawar Zalmi at 7:30 PM
March 16: Lahore Qalandars v Multan Sultans at 7:30 PM
March 18: Qualifier at 7:30 PM
March 19: Eliminator 2 at 7:30 PM
March 20: Eliminator 2 at 7:30 PM
March 22: Final at 7:30 PM
Where to watch PSL 2021 live?
All PSL 2021 matches will be broadcast by the Sony Sports Network in India. Fans can also catch the PSL 2021 live stream on SonyLIV.
PSL 2021 Full squad list
Multan Sultans: Rilee Rossouw, Khushdil Shah, James Vince, Chris Lynn, Sohaib Maqsood, Adam Lyth, Shan Masood, Usman Qadir, Carlos Brathwaite, Shahid Afridi, Mohammad Rizwan (c), Imran Tahir, Imran Khan, Mohammad Umar, Shahnawaz Dhani, Sohaibullah, Sohail Khan, Sohail Tanvir,
Quetta Gladiators: Chris Gayle, Usman Khan, Saim Ayub, Faf du Plessis, Ben Cutting, Cameron Delport, Mohammad Nawaz, Sarfaraz Ahmed (c), Tom Banton, Azam Khan, Abdul Nasir, Anwar Ali, Arish Ali Khan, Dale Steyn, Mohammad Hasnain, Naseem Shah, Qais Ahmed, Usman Shinwari, Zahid Mahmood
Islamabad United: Alex Hales, Philip Salt, Asif Ali, Hussain Talat, Iftikhar Ahmed, Paul Stirling, Shadab Khan (c), Lewis Gregory, Faheem Ashraf, Akif Javed, Mohammad Wasim Jr, Rohail Nazir, Ahmed Saifi Abdullah, Muhammad Musa, Hasan Ali, Musa Khan, Ali Khan, Zafar Gohar, Fawad Ahmed
Lahore Qalandars: Fakhar Zaman, Muhammad Zaid Alam, Sohail Akhtar (c), Mohammad Hafeez, Joe Denly, David Wiese, Tom Abell, Samit Patel, Salman Ali Agha, Ben Dunk, Zeeshan Ashraf, Muhammad Faizan, Rashid Khan, Dilbar Hussain, Haris Rauf, Maaz Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Zaid Alam,
Peshawar Zalmi: David Miller, Haider Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Tom Kohler-Cadmore, Shoaib Malik, Sherfane Rutherford, Ravi Bopara, Amad Butt, Umaid Asif, Mohammad Imran, Kamran Akmal, Wahab Riaz(c), Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Saqib Mahmood, Mohammad Irfan, Mohammad Aamir Khan, Abrar Ahmed
Karachi Kings: Babar Azam, Colin Ingram, Sharjeel Khan, Zeeshan Malik, Qasim Akram, Imad Wasim (c), Mohammad Nabi, Daniel Christian, Danish Aziz, Chadwick Walton, Joe Clarke, Mohammad Amir, Aamer Yamin, Waqas Maqsood, Arshad Iqbal, Mohammad Ilyas, Noor Ahmad