A glittery PSL 2017 opening ceremony soaked in the spirit of celebration kicked off in Dubai with the national anthem of Pakistan.
Cultural dance of all the provinces Punjab, Sindh, KPK and Balochistan followed by national songs presented a great exhibition of a united Pakistan.
All the captains of five teams, Peshawar Zalmi, Islamabad United, Quetta Gladiators, Karachi Kings and Lahore Qalandars, arrived at the stage to hold the iconic Swarovski trophy specially designed for the event.
While addressing the PSL 2017 opening ceremony, Chairman PSL Najam Sethi termed the event a huge success and announced about the enthralling evening ahead. He also informed that Pakistan would soon witness the comeback of international cricket in home grounds this year.
Najam Sethi told that management had made an effort on the construction of the pitches of U.A.E cricket grounds, so there would be a more exciting and classic game ahead.
The rocking performance of the Hollywood singer Shaggy took the audience in awe. Shehzad Roy performed his PSL season 2017 song while making audience sway in enjoyment. Ali Zafar’s energetic performance on PSL 2017 also set the stage on fire.
The first match of PSL season 2017 has just started between the defending champion Islamabad United and Peshawar Zalmi.