Pakistan Super League third edition will start from February – March 2018. Here we provide you complete points table details of all six teams in PSL. In PSL 2017 Peshawar Zalmi team won the title and now he will play the opening match of PSL 3 2018 season.
PSL Format and Points System Details
Pakistan Super League T20 has similar points system as it is followed in Indian Premier League (IPL) or any other T20 league around the world. Now in PSL 2018 a new team “Multan Sultan” has been added which is positive sign for this T20 league. Total 30 matches will be played between six teams in different venues. There are four venues for Pakistan Super League T20 2018. Venues are Dubai, Sharjah, Lahore & Karachi. Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) drop the Abu Dhabi venue due to logistical issues. In Previous two editions of PSL 2016 & 2017 few T20 matches was played at Abu Dhabi. Now National Stadium, Karachi has been added and final of PSL 2018 will be organized here.
Each team who win the match will earn 2 points while in case of no-result of the match due to unfavourable situation team will get one points each. Top four teams at points table in group round will qualify for play-off matches. Team who got first & second position in points table will play the first qualifier in which winner will qualify for the final while runner-up team got another chance. In Second qualifier match third & fourth position team in points table will play and winner will play third qualifier against runner-up of first qualifier. Runner-up of second qualifier will out of the tournament. Winner of third qualifier and first qualifier will play the final match of PSL T20 league.
Let’s Look at Points Table Format
- 2 points will be awarded for winning team
- 1 point will be awarded between both teams in case of o result or match abundant
- 0 points will be awarded for runner-up team
In case if match is tie between both teams than super over will be played between both teams to determine the winner. Super Over is valid for group stage and qualifier round.
Teams ranking will be based on following criteria;
- Team who get more points will be at the top of points table
- If two or more teams get equal points than team that got better net run rate will be at top
- If it still remain equal than lower bowling striker rate team will be at the top side
- If it again remains equal than head to head meeting of teams will determine that which team will be at top of points table.
You can enjoy here complete details of Pakistan Super League (PSL) T20 2018 third edition. Points table of PSL 3 will be uploaded here and update on daily bases when PSL 2018 will start. Stay in touch with us for latest news regarding PSL 2018.