National Stadium Renovation Update & Chair Installation – Future TV
Pakistan Super League (PSL) passion escalating as event is being held in Dubai from February 14. Matches scheduled for March 7, 10, 13 and 15 would be played at National Cricket Stadium Karachi. Around Rs 1.5 billion are being spent on renovation, Fiber roofs and for other facilities. National Stadium opened for public on April 21, 1955. National Stadium houses 34,228 spectators. Waqar Younis and Sachin Tendulkar started their Test Careers here. Thirty-four Test matches besides six World Cup matches were played here. All four T20I matches played here won by Pakistan. Pakistan scored record 765 runs against Sri Lanka here. Younis Khan Highest 313 runs were also scored in this stadium. PSL matches of 2018 brought back stadium activity after 10 years lean period.