The World Cup semi-final was hit by rain at round 6:30 pm IST on Tuesday. © AFP
The primary World Cup 2019 semi-final between India and New Zealand in Manchester was suspended attributable to rain on Tuesday. Play will proceed on the reserve day, on Wednesday, with New Zealand set to renew their innings at 211/5 in 46.1 overs. In keeping with AccuWeather, intermittent rain is anticipated on Wednesday. The climate in Manchester will stay cloudy from 1 pm to four pm IST. Nevertheless, at 5 pm IST, rain is anticipated to hit Previous Trafford however ought to ease a bit between 6 to eight pm. It’s anticipated to return from 9 pm to 11 pm IST with possibilities of play getting affected on a number of events.
On Tuesday, the India vs New Zealand World Cup semi-final was hit by rain at round 6:30 pm IST. Heavy rain continued for 4 hours, leaving large puddles on the outfield and the ultimately inflicting play to be deferred.
The rain did ease at round 10:20 pm IST with an inspection being scheduled for 10:40 pm. The match officers had been additionally seen popping out on discipline to test the circumstances of the outfield.
However earlier than the inspection might happen, the drizzle returned, with the play being lastly suspended for the day.
If the match will not be accomplished on Wednesday (reserve day), India will likely be via to the ultimate attributable to their larger league-stage place.