Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has announced the schedule of the Faysal Bank Super Eight T-20 Cup 2010- 2011. The tournament begins from from 24th June 2011.
Faysal Bank Super Eight T20 Cup will feature eight teams divided into Two Groups.
(Group A): Lahore Lions, Sialkot Stallions, Islamabad Leopards, Hyderabad Hawks.
(Group B): Faisalabad Wolves, Rawalpindi Rams, Karachi Dolphins, Multan Tigers.
The opening match of the tournament will be played between Faisalabad Wolves and Multan Tigers. The Semi-Finals will be played on 30th June, 2011 and the final on 1st July, 2011.
Two matches will be played every day starting at 5:00 pm and 9:00 pm respectively. All matches will be played at Iqbal Stadium, Faisalabad and will be telecast live on GEO Super.
Faysal Bank will be awarding the winning team Rs 2.5 million as prize money and Rs. 1 million for the runners up.
Mr. Subhan Ahmad, COO PCB, said “The partnership between PCB and Faysal Bank will go a long way in improving the standard of domestic cricket in the country. PCB has a resolve to assure that people can watch the stars playing live in absence of international cricket in Pakistan. To spread out on this Faisalabad was chosen as the venue for this big event. Our partnership with Faysal Bank seeks to further strengthen the domestic game in line with our vision of providing opportunities at the grass root level”.
Aarij Ali, Head Retail, Faysal Bank said, “Sponsoring domestic cricket is one way in which Faysal Bank wants to contribute back to society. We got an overwhelming response in the last Faysal Bank T-20 and are anticipating an even better response from Faisalabad”.
Faysal Bank Super Eight T20 Cup Groups
|Group (A)||Group (B)|
|Lahore Lions||Faisalabad Wolves|
|Sialkot Stallions||Rawalpindi Rams|
|Islamabad Leopards||Karachi Dolphins|
|Hyderabad Hawks||Multan Tigers|
Faysal Bank Super Eight T20 Cup Schedule
|24-Jun||Faisalabad Wolves-Multan Tigers||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Karachi Dolphins-Rawalpindi Rams||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|25-Jun||Islamabad Leopards-Hyderabad Hawks||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Lahore Lions-Sialkot Stallions||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|26-Jun||Karachi Dolphins-Multan Tigers||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Faisalabad Wolves-Rawalpindi Rams||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|27-Jun||Sialkot Stallions-Hyderabad Hawks||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Lahore Lions-Islamabad Leopards||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|28-Jun||Karachi Dolphins-Faisalabad Wolves||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Rawalpindi Rams-Multan Tigers||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|29-Jun||Islamabad Leopards-Sialkot Stallions||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|Lahore Lions-Hyderabad Hawks||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|30-Jun||First Semi Final – Winner of Group (A) Vs Runner Up of Group (B)||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1700 PM|
|30-Jun||Second Semi Final – Winner of Group (B) Vs Runner Up of Group (A)||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||2100 PM|
|01 July||FINAL||Iqbal Stadium Faisalabad||1900 PM|