When Pakistan Cricket Board decided to launch new Twenty20 Super League in March, it received a mixed response from the world of cricket. The cricket fans in Pakistan were very happy for such decision because they were going to get a chance to PTV Sports Live Cricket.
The league was set to contest among 05 franchises that will each be permitted to sign a total of 06 players from overseas.
Zaka Ashraf, PCB chairman, PCB chairman Zaka Ashraf, who showed the competition together with first International Cricket Council chief Haroon Lorgat, hoping that the competition would pave the way for international cricket to return to Pakistan.
However some critics warned that world class players would hesitate to visit Pakistan. The said that such offer by Pakistan to international cricket players could not be at par with that of IPL. They suggested that it would be much better if Pakistan had set up such program in UAE. UAE had not only large following but also a very safe place for cricket players. There had always been a unique taste to watch PTV Sports Streaming from UAE.
On the other hand the peoples in favour of such project by Pakistan named it a great millstone in the world of cricket. They hoped that it would be a $100 million project that would open the door for international cricket to come back to Pakistan. Along with other institutions in Pakistan Live PTV Sports also appreciated that project. The reason was the expectation more income generation with such project.