Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has released the anthem ‘Tayyar Hain’ for the upcoming fifth edition of the Pakistan Super League (PSL), starting from February 20 in Karachi.
‘Tayyar Hain’, the most-awaited anthem is sung by Pakistan’s rock icon Ali Azmat, folk music legend Arif Lohar, former Awaz singer Haroon Rashid, and famous pop artist Asim Azhar.
& this is how our cricket mela begins with the sound of #HBLPSLV anthem
— PakistanSuperLeague (@thePSLt20) January 28, 2020
It has been produced by renowned musician Zulfiqar Jabbar Khan (Xulfi), while Kamal Khan of Laal Kabootar fame has directed the anthem video. The video casts star cricketers Babar Azam, Hasan Ali, Rumman Raees, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shaheen Shah Afridi, and Shan Masood.
Tayyar Hain’ portrays the soft image of Pakistan and marks the fact the nation is ready to welcome the entire league for the first time in the country.
It must be noted here that the fifth edition of the league is scheduled in Pakistan from February 20 to March 22. Karachi will host nine matches including the mesmerizing opening ceremony on February 20, Lahore will conduct the highest 14 matches while Rawalpindi and Multan, on their debut, will host eight and three matches respectively.