Ali Zafar, Sean Paul set to perform at PSL opening ceremony

ISLAMABAD: Renowned Pakistani artist Ali Zafar and global hip-hop sensation Sean Paul will set the stage alight at the opening ceremony of the much-awaited HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL).

The T20 extravaganza from Pakistan will bring top international cricketers to Dubai and Sharjah, said a press release issued by Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) on Thursday.

The opening game between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators will be preceded by a star-studded opening ceremony at the Dubai Cricket Stadium.

Cricketers from all five teams will be present at the ceremony as they announce their arrival on the HBL PSL stage. Also part of the ceremony will be an exciting act from the latest Pakistani movie Bachaana. Lead actors Sanam Saeed and Mohib Mirza will re-enact their on-screen magic for fans at the stadium.

Introducing LED wristbands to the public in Dubai, the HBL PSL opening ceremony will also provide fans with an opportunity to have their own free branded LED wristbands.

Sharing his excitement about performing at the opening ceremony of the HBL PSL, Ali Zafar said: “I am proud to announce that I will be performing at the opening ceremony. It is definitely going to be a lot of fun and fans are in for a huge surprise from me.”

In a video message to his fans, Sean Paul invited them to attend the ceremony. “I will be in Dubai on the February 4 for the HBL Pakistan Super League. Hope to see you there!”

Fans can buy tickets starting from AED 20 for the opening ceremony and the opening game. Tickets are available for purchase on the internet at and at branches of AJ Sports, Al Fardan Exchange,

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