IND vs AUS: Match will start at 9.30 am, match will be of 8-8 overs, umpires inspected the ground and decided
Indian The cricket team is desperate to tie the T20 series against Australia. After the defeat in the first match in Mohali, Team India has this opportunity in the second match of the series in Nagpur, but whether it will happen or not, it is not in the hands of Team India. Because the ground was wet due to rain. Nagpur (Nagpur Stadium) Due to two-three days of rain, the Vidarbha Cricket Association ground became so wet that it was not completely dry even after the rain stopped and the toss of the match was postponed for about two hours. But now there is good news for cricket fans that it has been decided to start the match at 9.30.
The toss will take place at 9.15 and the match will start at 9.30. However, this match will be played in 8-8 overs instead of the scheduled 20-20 overs. That is, 12-12 overs have been cut out of the prescribed overs. However, it is a matter of relief that the fans waiting for the match will get to see the match.
The power play in the match will be of 2 overs only and a bowler will be able to bowl a maximum of 2 overs. There will be no drink break during the match.
It was predicted to rain continuously in the match to be held in Nagpur and the same was seen. Both the teams were not able to practice a day ago due to rain and now even after a day its effect is being seen. The weather was clear in Nagpur during the day but the land was not completely dry. Due to which the toss was being postponed continuously.
Toss not done on time
Earlier, the Board of Control for Cricket in India had given an update at 6.30 pm that the toss would be delayed. The toss was to be held at 6.30. The board said that the umpire will inspect at 7 pm and then take a decision. After checking at 7 o’clock the umpires decided to wait for another hour and now the inspection will be done at 8 o’clock. After that at 8.45, it was informed that the umpires would be investigated. In such a situation, the spectators in the stadium were waiting for the toss at 6.30 and the match starting at 7 o’clock. But finally after the inspection at 8.45 pm, there is good news for the fans and the long wait is going to end.