The 2019 Pakistan Super League has been the 4th season of the tournament organized by the Pakistan Cricket Board. Quetta Gladiators have been the runner-up twice who won their maiden title of PSL last year. The 2019 Pakistan Super League commonly known as HBL PSL 2019 or PSL 4 for sponsorship reasons. The PSL 2019 Point Table dominated by the Winner of the season. The 4th season of the tournament partly held in the United Arab Emirates and Pakistan. All matches of the first round of PSL 2019 hosted by Dubai International Cricket Stadium and Sharjah Cricket Stadium.
While all games of PSL 4 playoffs, including final hosted by Pakistan. Quetta Gladiators all-rounder and opening batsman, Shane Watson is the leading run-scorer of the tournament with 430 and named as player of the series. Peshawar Zalmi striker bowler Hassan Ali is the leading wicket-taker with 25 in the last season of the match. The previous season of the competition 2019 Pakistan Super League run between February 14 with the opening game and final on March 17, 2019.
The top five leading run-scorers have been Shane Watson, Kamran Akmal, Cameron Delport, Colin Ingram, Imam ul Haq with their 430, 357, 355, 344, and 341 respectively. Hassan Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Wahab Riaz, Umer Khan, and Sohail Tanvir are the leading wicket-taker with 25, 21, 17, 15, and 15 respectively. As likely the previous season of Pakistan Super League 2018, the most recent edition of the tournament PSL 2019 played under the round-robin format.
Which team at the group stage of the 2019 Pakistan Super League faced its opponent twice before making their way to the playoffs.The Winner of any game awarded two points, the loser with 0 while the match ended in no result shared single point between both teams. If a game tied at the group stage of the tournament, then match decided in super over. The following are the criteria for any organization to rank between the top 4 before they play in the PSL 4 knockout stage.
- If equal, a higher number of wins
- Fewest defeats, If equal
- If still same, the results of the Head to head meetings
- If always same, net run rate
The rules for super over in the qualifier, eliminate, semi-final, and final is slightly changed as compared to the 1st stage. The Winner decided with Head to head match-winning results, or team at the top of the PSL points table with their progressive net run rate.
PSL 2019 Point Table
|Peshawar Zalmi (R)||10||7||3||0||14||0.828|
|Quetta Gladiators (C)||10||7||3||0||14||0.376|
|Islamabad United (3rd)||10||5||5||0||10||0.127|
|Karachi Kings (4th)||10||5||5||0||10||–0.673|
In the last season of Pakistan Super League 2019, Peshawar Zalmi dominated the PSL 4 point table with their 14 points. Zalmi won 7 games out of 10 qualified for the playoffs and lost to Quetta Gladiators by ten runs. Quetta Gladiators were at the second position of PSL 2019 Points Table by winning seven games out of ten. They played 1st qualifier against Peshawar Zalmi at National Stadium Karachi and qualified for PSL 4 final by winning the game.
Islamabad United won 5 games out of ten and ranked at 3rd position in PSL 2019 point table with their net run rate of 0.127. United played 1st eliminator against Karachi Kings, won the game, and then lost 2nd eliminator against Zalmi. Karachi Kings won five games out of ten and ranked 4th at PSL 4 Standing table with their NRR -0.673. Kings qualified for the playoffs and lost 1st eliminator against Islamabad United and knocked out.
Multan Sultans and Lahore Qalandars won 3 games each out of ten and ranked 3rd and 4th position of 2019 Pakistan Super League season. Both teams landed at the bottom of the table and knocked out from the tournament at the group stage.
PSL 4 Match Results
|Date||Fixture||PSL 2019 Winners|
|February 14, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Islamabad United||Islamabad won by 5 wickets|
|February 15, 2019||Karachi Kings vs Multan Sultans||Karachi won by 7 runs|
|February 15, 2019||Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 6 wickets|
|February 16, 2019||Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans||Quetta won by 6 wickets|
|February 16, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings||Lahore won by 22 runs|
|February 17, 2019||Islamabad United vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 7 wickets|
|February 17, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi||Peshawar won by 7 wickets|
|February 20, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 8 wickets|
|February 21, 2019||Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings||Peshawar won by 44 runs|
|February 22, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Lahore Qalandars||Lahore won by 6 wickets|
|February 22, 2019||Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi||Islamabad won by 12 runs|
|February 23, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 3 wickets|
|February 23, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Quetta Gladiators||Islamabad won by 7 wickets|
|February 24, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi||Peshawar won by 5 wickets|
|February 24, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi||Karachi won by 6 wickets|
|February 26, 2019||Islamabad United vs Multan Sultans||Multan won by 6 wickets|
|February 27, 2019||Quetta Gladiators vs Lahore Qalandars||Lahore won by 8 wickets|
|February 27, 2019||Karachi Kings vs Islamabad United||Islamabad won by 5 wickets|
|February 28, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Peshawar Zalmi||Peshawar won by 7 wickets|
|February 28, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Karachi Kings||Karachi won by 5 wickets|
|March 1, 2019||Islamabad United vs Peshawar Zalmi||Peshawar won by 4 wickets|
|March 1, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 6 wickets|
|March 4, 2019||Peshawar Zalmi vs Quetta Gladiators||Quetta won by 8 wickets|
|March 4, 2019||Multan Sultans vs Karachi Kings||Karachi won by 5 wickets|
|March 5, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Peshawar Zalmi||Peshawar won by 4 wickets|
|March 5, 2019||Quetta Gladiators vs Islamabad United||Quetta won by 43 runs|
|March 9, 2019||Islamabad United vs Lahore Qalandars||Islamabad won by 49 runs|
|March 10, 2019||Karachi Kings vs Quetta Gladiators||Karachi won by 1 run|
|March 11, 2019||Lahore Qalandars vs Multan Sultans||Multan won by 7 wickets|
|March 11, 2019||Peshawar Zalmi vs Karachi Kings||Peshawar won by 61 runs|
|March 13, 2019||Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi||Quetta won by 10 runs|
|March 14, 2019||Islamabad United vs Karachi Kings||Islamabad won by 4 wickets|
|March 15, 2019||Peshawar Zalmi vs Islamabad United||Peshawar won by 48 runs|
|March 17, 2019||Quetta Gladiators vs Peshawar Zalmi||Quetta won by 8 wickets|