Cricket and Crazy Fans
Pakistanis and cricket have a deep and crazy relationship. Cricket fans don’t like to miss even a single moment of the match and use all possible ways to see it live. After the announcement of Pakistan Super League, the cricket enthusiasm has remarkably increased and crazy cricket fans are anxiously waiting for the start of the new PSL T20 series as it includes players from both domestic and international cricket.
Five teams are taking part in PSL which are compromised of different players including international players. Peshawar Zalmi, Karachi Kings, Islamabad United, Lahore Qalanders, Quetta Gladiators is representing different cities while Shahid Afidi, Shoaib Malik, Shane Watson, Chris Gayle and Kevin Pieterse are the respective team captains.
Cricket fans are ready to watch live match in grounds while the tickets are being sold like hot cakes. Those who are unable to visit grounds have determined to watch cricket online. Cricket live streaming have millions of viewers only in Pakistan while Pakistan is among the list of those countries where people love to watch online cricket streaming. Of course, the data shows the passion and love of Pakistanis for cricket.
After the attack on Sri Lankan team, the doors of international cricket closed in Pakistan and teams and Pakistani cricket fans anxiously awaited for watch a cricket series on home ground. The happiness returned to the faces of cricket fans, when the Zimbabwe team visited Pakistan after six years in strict security arrangements. Pakistan received immense opposition for conducting international series in the country, but PCB proved all opponent’s claim wrong by managing a successful series.
The fans are overjoyed since Imran Khan has announced to mentor Peshawar in PSL even he don’t has much experience in T20 format. After this announcement, the supporters of Peshawar Zalmi have remarkably increased and they termed it a good omen for PSL. Being the captain of World Cup winning team, Imran Khan can give valuable advice and suggestions to young cricketers. Moreover, his presence is enough to increase the morale level of cricketers.
Pakistan Super League has opened enormous opportunities for the youngster players who want to prove their talent in international cricket and seeking for a chance. Moreover, the dropped players will struggle to improve their performance in order to make their place in the next series. The competition is increasing rapidly which surely will give beneficial outcomes.
Now, the Pakistani fans have their own teams which is absolutely their own product. Unlike IPL, the bidders are from their own country and chances of unfair selection not exist. New gossips are going to start about cricket teams and friends are ready to taunt each other when one’s team will near to defeat. Above of all, there are no racism and threats of Shev Cena which give a peace of mind to players and fans.
The series will make a nice image of Pakistan in the world as well as encourage the other players to participate in PSL. The economic benefits of PSL are also gigantic and hundreds of people will earn through this tournament.