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PSL 2018: Foreign players land in Pakistan for playoffs, final

The eliminators are scheduled to take place in Lahore on March 20 and 21 respectively while the final will be held in Karachi on March 25. Islamabad United who topped the table have already made a place in the final.

PSL 2018

The Pakistan Super league's 2018 edition has entered it's playoff stage where Peshawar Zalmi will take on Quetta Gladiators in first eliminator while Karachi Kings will play either of the sides in Eliminator 2. The eliminators are scheduled to take place in Lahore on March 20 and 21 respectively while the final will be held in Karachi on March 25. Islamabad United who topped the table have already found a place in the final. (Source: PSL Twitter)

PSL 2018 final

While Islamabad United ended the league stage at the helm of the points table, Karachi Kings followed them on second spot while Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators took the third and fourth spot respectively. For Peshawar Zalmi, the international players arriving in Pakistan are: Darren Sammy, Andre Fletcher, Chris Jordan, Liam Dawson, Wessels, Tamim Iqbal. For Karachi Kings, the international players arriving in Pakistan are: Lendl Simmons, Colin Ingram, Joe Denly, David Wiese, Tymal Mills, Ravi Bopara. For Quetta Gladiators, the international players arriving in Pakistan are: Rilee Roussow, Chris Green, Mahmudullah, T Perera, Tom Kohler-Cadmore. Foreign commentators have also reached Lahore. Danny Morrison, Alan Wilkins, Micheal Slater, Damien Fleming, and Daren Ganga arrived alongside Ramiz Raja and Bazid Khan. (Source: PSL Twitter)

PSL 2018 final in Karachi

Earlier, a lot of foreign players had refused to travel to Pakistan for the playoffs or the final. (Source: PSL Twitter)

PSL 2018 in Pakistan

Darren Sammy posted a picture on his official Twitter account that read, "Destination Lahore." (Source: Darren Sammy Twitter)

PSL 2018 playoffs in Lahore

South Africa batsman Rilee Rossouw made a tweet where posted a photo that said, "Home time or Finals time..." (Source: Rilee Rossouw Twitter)

Pakistan Super League 2018

Peshawar Zalmi players Andre Fletcher and Liam Dawson pose for a click together. (Source: PSL Twitter)

Pakistan Super League 2018 final

Usama Mir posted a photo with Lendl Simmons. The caption of the photo said, "Off to Pak land with my best friend, @54simmo . Welcome to Pakistan, buddy. Can't wait to show you the beauty around my country! ❤💙." (Source: Usama Mir Twitter)

Pakistan Super League 2018 playoffs

Bangladesh cricketers Mahmudullah and Tamim Iqbal who were with their national side for the Nidahas Trophy 2018 in Sri Lanka will now join their respective PSL sides for the play-offs. Mahmudullah is a part of Quetta Gladiators while Tamim plays for Peshawar Zalmi. (Source: PSL Twitter)

Pakistan Army personnel take part in a drill to ensure security at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Security has been beefed up ahead of two Pakistan Super League cricket matches next week in Lahore while the final will be staged in Karachi on March 25, 2018. (Source: AP)

Pakistani para-military personnel stand guard outside the National stadium, a venue for the final of Pakistan Super League cricket match in Karachi. (Source: AP)