The PSL is now just days away from the viewers, and the enthusiastic and patriot atmosphere it has created among nation is something which is turning out to be unforgettable. It is the matter of fact that Pakistan have not got any such level International Leagues, although the PSL official vows it to be the 2nd biggest cricketing league after Indian Premier League (IPL). Lets Wait and Watch!
As it is quite clear among the crick-enthusiasts that five teams will be starring in the debut event, scheduled to commence from 4 February. The venues finalized for this cricketing extravaganza are Dubai and Sharjah.
Players from 9 countries will be playing in the event and all teams have kicked off their preparation for PSL as it is now just days away from making it a dream come true for Pakistanis.
All the teams have been gearing up for the unit, from promotional strategy to sponsor, this is something teams have to keenly observe beside the fight in cricketing arena. The best out of all of them will be known shortly as the event will set off.
But we can’t under rate the popularity and fanbase of Peshawar Zalmi. The team owned by the CEO Haier Pakistan Javed Afridi has become household name, as the promotional activities of the Zalmis and Javed’s pivotal role in promoting cricket in Pakistan in last several years is not away from anyone’s eye.
Might be it won’t be the appropriate way to check the popularity of the PSL teams but it can be used as all the teams Social media team have been bringing up their full effort to gain support. Amid all others Peshawar Zalmi is the one with maximum support on social media and even serious reason for this can be the teams skipper Shahid Afridi, who is undoubtedly the biggest cricket gun of the country.
Facebook Likes of PSL Teams
Peshawar Zalmi: 671,751
Islamabad United: 620,953
Lahore Qalandars: 234,848
Karachi Kings: 299,779
Quetta Gladiators: 133,599
The Zalmis are on the top because of their promotional activities as the recent activity of Talent Hunt was one of the awesome initiative from the team management.
And the latest campaign has been launched on Facebook by the official Facebook Page of Peshawar Zalmi.