IND vs Pak match in Asia Cup 2023 abandoned due to rain

Headline: IND vs Pak match in Asia Cup 2023 abandoned due to rain

Summary: The much-anticipated match between India and Pakistan in the Asia Cup 2023 was abandoned due to rain in Colombo on Sunday.

The match was scheduled to start at 2:00 PM local time, but rain started to fall in the morning and continued throughout the day. The umpires decided to abandon the match at 5:00 PM local time, with no play possible.

This is the second time that an India-Pakistan match has been abandoned due to rain in the Asia Cup. The first time was in 2018, when the match was played in Dubai.

The abandonment of the match is a disappointment for fans of both teams. India and Pakistan are two of the most popular cricket teams in the world, and their matches are always eagerly anticipated.

The weather forecast for the next few days is not good, so it is possible that the match will not be rescheduled. If that is the case, it will be a major disappointment for fans of both teams.

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The rain started to fall in the morning and continued throughout the day. The umpires inspected the pitch at 2:00 PM local time, but they decided that it was too wet to play. They tried again at 3:00 PM, but the rain was still falling. The umpires then decided to abandon the match at 5:00 PM local time.

The abandonment of the match is a disappointment for fans of both teams. India and Pakistan are two of the most popular cricket teams in the world, and their matches are always eagerly anticipated. The match was also expected to be a close contest, with both teams having strong batting and bowling lineups.

The weather forecast for the next few days is not good, so it is possible that the match will not be rescheduled. If that is the case, it will be a major disappointment for fans of both teams. The match was supposed to be the highlight of the Asia Cup, and its abandonment is a major blow to the tournament.

The abandonment of the match is also a reminder of the challenges of playing cricket in the subcontinent. The weather can be unpredictable, and matches are often interrupted or abandoned due to rain. This is one of the reasons why the Asia Cup is often called the “rain-affected” tournament.

Despite the disappointment of the abandonment, fans of both teams can still look forward to the rest of the Asia Cup. There are still some exciting matches to come, including the final between India and Sri Lanka.

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