Lahore has been given responsibility for the remainder of the fixtures of following an abrupt stoppage of 6th edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) after seven COVID-19 cases were reported, Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) confirmed on Monday.
The sixth edition of PSL 2021 had been postponed with immediate effect due to the high surge of Covid-19 positive cases. The decision was taken in a meeting between the organising committee and the team owners and management on March 4.
The decision was made after seven cases were reported in the competition, which had started on 20 February.
Only 14 games were completed in the 34-match tournament.
The board has given responsibility of remainder of the fixtures of the PSL to Lahore. Sources said that the new schedule is expected to be announced in the next three days.