Lights, Camera And Action: The third edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) will kick off in Dubai on Thursday.
The HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) season three is set to enthral millions of cricket fans across the world. For the third year insuccession the tournament would be launched through a glittering opening ceremony on Thursday, February 22 at the Dubai International Stadium (DSC) featuring international quality stars.
At the event, Abida Parveen, an internationally acclaimed Sufi singer, will perform a Sufi Act, whereas, Jason Derulo, an internationally acclaimed American Pop music artist, is set to perform some his smash hit numbers.
Before defending champions Peshawar Zalmi and debutants Multan Sultans get the cricket action rolling, the Dubai International Cricket Stadium will light up to host a star-studded opening ceremony to usher in the tournament.
Here’s the exclusive video of Dubai Stadium;
Video Via: Shoaib Sheikh
These are the stars who will be headlining the occasion:
Legendary Sufi singer Abida Parveen will spread the magic of her voice in front of thousands of fans at the opening ceremony. She is slated to perform a Sufi act which will include a Sufi medley of her best songs.
American singer, songwriter, and dancer Jason Derulo will be creating an electric atmosphere at the Dubai stadium with his irresistible beats.
The fan-favourite voice behind the beloved PSL anthems, Ali Zafar will be marking the night with his vocals. And the most awaited performance? His latest PSL anthem ‘Dil Se Jaan Laga De’, of course!
Pop icon and rights activist Shehzad Roy will once again be in action at Thursday’s opening ceremony.
Hareem Farooq and Bilal Ashraf
Film stars Hareem Farooq and Bilal Ashraf are the presenters for the night. And they are just as excited for the occasion as any of us.
Here’s what Hareem had to say:
Movie star @FarooqHareem is preparing to make her mark as the presenter for the #HBLPSL opening ceremony. Hear what she has to say about the momentous occasion#DilSeJaanLagaDe pic.twitter.com/EwpOzSLXRi
— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) February 20, 2018
Aside from the musical performances, the big night will also be marked by an extensive display of fireworks and other shows.
But there’s some action even before the opening ceremony. Peshawar Zalmi have roped in TV icon Kapil Sharma for an interactive session with the fans titled ‘Zalmi Night with Kapil Sharma’.
Are you excited for ‘Zalmi Night With Kapil Sharma’? The biggest modern era TV star @KapilSharmaK9 will interact and perform for the #HBLPSL champions in Dubai tonight. #YellowStorm #HumZalmi pic.twitter.com/2FC1DdyMZl
— PeshawarZalmi (@PeshawarZalmi) February 21, 2018