Splendid Opening Ceremony of PSL
What an amazing opening show was it? Truly splendid. That stage, those lights, the sound, that crowd, and above all those performers were spectacular.
So here is what happened..
The opening ceremony of PSL started on time. The host for the night was Bilal Ashraf and Hareem Farooq. Their energy on stage got everyone charged up. The first act for the night was Ali Zafar’s amazing performance.
He made a grand entry dangling on ropes with fireworks. Zafar performed a song from his upcoming movie Teefa in Trouble. During his performance he flied across the stadium bringing everyone on edge of their seats.
The host’s then invited our cricketing guru Ramiz Raja. Who then introduced all the six teams participating in PSL. All the teams along with their franchise owners and coaches made way into the ground. The players came in dancing on their team songs and while enjoying the moment.
As all the teams arrived, the glorious trophy was flown in and handed over to last editions winner Darren Sammy. He then placed on the trophy on dice. Ramiz Raja then had a chat with all the six captains and asked about how excited they were about third edition of PSL.
The Chief Operating Officer HBL Mr Sagheer Mufti was then invited to say a few words. He expressed his feelings on how HBL and PSL have grown over the past two year. And HBL is proud to be associated with cricket a sport loved by every Pakistani. Mr Najam Sethi Chairman PCB then followed and congratulated everyone who has played a part in bringing PSL 3 for the people of Pakistan.
Bilal Ashraf and Hareem Farooq then invited Abida Parveen to perform a sufi medley for the crowd. And let me tell you her performance was mesmerizing. She was followed by Shahzad Roy who gave a power packed performance making everyone dance in the stadium. Jason Derulo then came onto stage and oh man he set the stage on fire. Jason performed a couple of his most hit songs.
Then came the most awaited moment of the night. Ali Zafar was invited again to perform the official Pakistan Super League Anthem. The Stadium was beautifully lit up as the audience sang along with Ali zafar. The ceremony ended with dazzling fireworks show, which left everyone awestruck.