Two days earlier the sixth edition of PSL was stopped due the covid issue as some of the players faced covid. PCB decided to postponed the PSL. The matches were stopped due to the spread of virus in the bio secure bubble. 20 matches are still remaining in the PSL this season and PCB is deciding to held all the remaining matches in May 2021. According to the reports the remaining matches will be played after the series against Zimbabve. If the PSL is held in May then many of the players will not be able to play as they are also drafted for IPL. If this happens then PCB will allow the franchises to choose replacements for the players. The chief executive of PCB Wasim Khan told that they will have a meeting and they will choose a suitable time for the remaining matches of the PSL. Players including Imran Tahir, Chris Gayle, Ben Cutting, Dan Christian, Mohammad Nabi, David Miller, Rashid Khan, and Mujeeb ur Rehman will likely to miss the PSL.
Lahore Qalanders blamed the Pakistan Cricket Board for the delay in PSL. Qalanders Official Sameen Rana told in a press conference that the PSL is postponed because the PCB didn’t take appropriate steps to prevent the bio secure bubble. He also told that the decision was taken by the officials and according to him the authorities were unable to identify how the bubble was breached. He also added that once you cannot identify it so how can you prevent it. He said that it is disappointing news for the fans but they will come back stronger and fully prepared.
England tour of India
England and India are playing the final test of the four matches test series. India is leading the series by 2-1. Now they are playing the fourth and the final test. England batting first managed to score 205 runs on the first day of the fourth test. Axar Patel and Ashwin took seven wickets between them and collapsed the English batting. The English captain Joe Root won the toss and chooses to bat first. The match is played in the world largest cricket stadium in Ahmedabad. Ben Stokes played some important innings as he scored 55 runs. Stokes said that we are disappointed as we must have scored 300 runs on this pitch. The pitch is also spin dominated. Fast bowler Muhammad Siraj took two wickets. India is batting and Rohit Sharma is on the crease with Pujara. India has lost their first wicket as Subnam Gill could not perform.
Yousaf Raza Gillani
Yousaf Raza Gillani who won the senate elections is challenged by Advocate Azhar Siddique. He said that the elections were not fair and no technology was used by the ECP to ensure transparency of the polls. He also added the case should be files against Maryam Nawaz and Yousaf Raza Gillani son because they violated the Election Act. He also plead that Yousaf Raza Gillani should not be issued notification of victory.