Dubai, 30 January 2016: Match official appointments for the first ever HBL Pakistan Super League have been finalized.


A total of seven leading umpires and two match referees will be a part of the match officials panel. Pakistan’s number one umpire Aleem Dar will be seen on the field at the HBL PSL along with West Indian umpire Joel Wilson.

Also a part of the panel are leading Pakistani umpires including Ahsan Raza, Shozab Raza, Ahmad Shahab, Rashid Riaz and Khalid Mehmood.

The match referees panel consists of former Sri Lankan cricketer and ICC referee Roshan Mahanama and Pakistani match referee Muhammad Anees.

First Match begin at 3:30 p.m. Dubai Time and Second Match start at 8 p.m. Dubai Time.

The HBL PSL kickstarts on 4th February 2016 with an opening ceremony followed by the opening game between Islamabad United and Quetta Gladiators. Renowned Pakistani artist Ali Zafar and global hip-hop sensation Sean Paul will set the stage alight at the opening ceremony of the HBL Pakistan Super League. 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.

Fans can purchase tickets online from or visit branches of AJ Sports, Al Fardan Exchange, TCS, Tandoori Junction, Karachi Darbar, Delhi Nihari, Barbecue Delights, Sindh Punjab and Kulcha King.

Download PDF  HBL PSL Match Officials