Michael Gough and Richard Illingworth of England who are both ICC elite panel umpires will officiate the 6th edition of Pakistan Super League which will start from 20th February. PCB confirmed that Aleem Dar, Michael Gough and Richard Illingworth will officiate the matches along with seven domestic umpires. The other umpires include Asif Yaqoob, Faisal Khan Afridi, Ahsan Raza, Imran Javaid, Shozab Raza, Rashid Riaz and Zameer Haider.
Pakistan Cricket Board has also confirmed that they have hired ICC’s Elite panel Match referee Roshan Mahanama for the PSL tournament. The first match of PSL 2021 will be played between defending champions Karachi Kings and Quetta Gladiators. Aleem Dar and Ahsan Raza will officiate the match while Rashid Riaz and Asif Yaqoob will be 3rd and 4th umpire respectively. Roshan Mahanama will be the match referee of the game.
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