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Sethi assures overseas stars security in Pakistan T20 league fil

Dubai, Feb 7: Pakistan Super League (PSL) chairman jam Sethi on Tuesday met all the overseas cricketers in the league to assure them of the security arrangements for the tourment’s March 5 fil, to be held at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.

Sethi said the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has received assurances from the Punjab government and other security agencies and is confident they can conduct the match without trouble, according to a espncricinfo report.

All other matches, including the Play-offs of the PSL, will be played in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), leaving the fil for Lahore.

According to the report, the PCB, in its attempt to woo foreign players to travel to Pakistan, have invested in four bulletproof buses and also been mulling the idea of flying the players in for the PSL fil on the day of the match and immediately flying them out at the end of it.

Sethi also expressed confidence that the Intertiol Cricket Council (ICC) and the Federation of Intertiol Cricketers’ Association (FICA) will endorse the security arrangements for the PSL fil. IANS