Pakistan and Sri Lanka had been pressured to separate the 2 factors after their World Cup match was known as off as a consequence of heavy rain, which left the sector unplayable in Bristol on Friday.
After a few inspections, umpires Nigel Llong and Ian Gould determined to name off the sport at 3:46pm. The sky was nonetheless cloudy when the ultimate inspection was held, protecting in thoughts a 20-over-a-side recreation.
Each Pakistan and Sri Lanka have received one and misplaced one match every.
Pakistan misplaced to West Indies by seven wickets of their opening match earlier than beating favorites England by 14 runs.
Sri Lanka, then again, misplaced to New Zealand by 10 wickets and introduced their marketing campaign again on observe with a 34-run victory towards Afghanistan.