Talks are underway between the two governments regarding England’s Middlesex County Cricket Club’s participation in the Pakistan Super League (PSL). Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) and the club.
According to negotiations, cricketerthe issues between the parties proceeded without any problems, and more negotiations are on the table.
Middlesex CEO Andrew Cornish said: cricketer“PCB is interested in involving domestic teams from overseas. PSL we talked with them. These negotiations are very positive and we expect them to continue in the coming weeks. ”
middlesex I have no plans to compete in the upcoming 8th edition of the PSL, which is scheduled to start on February 13th.
However, as a sign of commitment, teams may be sent out for a short pre-season warm-up trip.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is aware of the discussion and has no fundamental objections.
The PSL’s timing is often in favor of the English teams, and the fact that Middlesex players are paid should mitigate the need for significant additional funding.
However, the ECB will have to pay for accommodation and transportation abroad for a significant number of players and support personnel over a period of approximately six weeks.
Middlesex’s women’s, youth and disability teams are all expected to have the opportunity to play during the trip.
It’s worth mentioning here that Middlesex don’t have to pay anything to join the PSL, unlike other teams who have had to pay millions to join the PSL. It is highly possible.