Hearts of Pakistani cricket fans are now beating harder and pumping so much as time passes and we are just days away from the start of season 5 of one of the fastest growing league in franchise cricket around the globe. Yes we are talking about our very own Pakistan Super League 2020 edition which is now days away and all fans are anxiously waiting to have all the details of PSL 2020 opening ceremony.
After fist 04 edition of Pakistan super league out of which two entirely hosted by United Arab Emirates and last two editions of PSL were jointly hosted by UAE and Pakistan; but opening ceremony of all editions have taken place in Dubai.
Venue of PSL 2020 Opening Ceremony
Now as Pakistan Super League is coming home completely and all the matches will take place in Pakistan in PSL 5 so opening ceremony will also take place in Pakistan. Karachi will host the opening ceremony of PSL 2020 and for this purpose all of Karachi has been decorated with players cut outs, team’s banners and poster of star players. You can feel a new energy in Karachi’s air if you roam around the city.
Where to watch PSL 2020 Opening Ceremony
During the past editions only options for Pakistani cricket followers to watch PSL opening ceremony is to watch it on TV but this time there is once in a life time chance for people of Pakistan to watch opening ceremony of PSL 2020 live in stadium. It will be an event where you can feel the passion and energy by looking at your favourite super stars live. Don’t waste this opportunity and grab your seat before it’s sold out.
PSL 5 Opening Ceremony Date
PSL 2020 opening ceremony will held on 20th February, 2020 before the official start of the first match of Pakistan Super League season 5. Pakistan cricket board started a new tradition by inviting Pakistan squash legend Jehangir Khan to hand over the trophy to defending champion Quetta Gladiators captain Sarfarz Ahmed during the opening ceremony.
Jehangir is undoubtedly is one of the finest player to have played squash at international circuit. Jehangir Khan holds the record of winning 555 matches consecutively in squash (which is also the longest winning streak in any international sports).
Performers in PSL 5 opening ceremony
As Pakistan Super League is ready to come home and opening ceremony of PSL 2020 also taking place than Pakistan Cricket Board is also making this event totally Pakistani by inviting top Pakistani performers to lit up the stage in opening ceremony of PSL 2020. In previous occasions when PCB invited foreign stars to grace Pakistan Super League but this its all Pakistan, its culture and its tradition in opening ceremony of PSL 2020.
Below is the list of stars that will galvanize the stage on PSL 5 opening ceremony with their electrifying performances:
- Aima Baig
- Rahat Fateh Ali Khan
- Sanam Marvi
- Ali Azmat
- Arif Lohar
- Asim Azhar
How to watch opening ceremony of PSL 2020
There is no worries if you are a PSL fan and residing in any corner of the world there are whole lots of options for you to watch opening ceremony of PSL 2020 edition. Till now below are the details to watch PSL 5 opening ceremony:
|Country / Territory||Channel||Live Streaming|
|Rest of Europe||–||cricketgateway.com|
|Caribbean||Flow Sports||flowsports.co and cricketgateway.com|
|Sri Lanka –||–||cricketgateway.com|
|New Zealand||SKY NZ||cricketgateway.com|
|UAE and the Gulf States||Etisalat / Du,||cricketgateway.com and crickwick|
|Rest of Middle East / North Africa||–||cricketgateway.com and crickwick|
|Rest of Africa||–||cricketgateway.com|
PSL 2020 Opening Ceremony Tickets
As opening ceremony of PSL 2020 will held on the 1st match day of PSL season 5 so chance for you to enjoy double fun in one ticket. Yes you read it correctly you can buy 1st match ticket from TCS franchise or yayvo.com and enjoy both PSL match and opening ceremony on 20th February, 2020.