Fireworks were going on in Multan
floodlight tower fire
New Delhi. Pakistan Super League 2023 has started. The first match of the eighth edition was played on January 13 between Lahore Qalandars and Multan Sultans in Multan. In this exciting match, Qalandars’ team won by one run. The hero of the match was Qalandars opener Fakhar Zaman. While opening the innings, he played a fine half-century of 66 runs in 42 balls at a strike rate of 157.14. Meanwhile, three fours and five sixes came out of his bat.
Fire broke out in PSL ceremony:
Pakistan Super League 2023 started in a grand way. There was a lot of fanfare and fireworks in the opening ceremony. But the sad news was that in the meantime a floodlight tower in the stadium caught fire. After which the fire brigade was called in a hurry and after a lot of effort it was brought under control. This was the reason that the first match started with a delay of about 30 minutes.
Fire Brigade at Multan Stadium before the first match of PSL 8 – sources say a light caught fire. pic.twitter.com/HuLjkwxUf5
— Shiffa Z. Yousafzai (@Shiffa_ZY) February 13, 2023
FIRST PUBLISHED : February 14, 2023, 12:12 IST