Rains played spoilsport on Tuesday as play had to be suspended after forty six.1 overs within the first innings. New Zealand had reached 211 for 5 wickets in opposition to India while rain stopped play in the first semi-very last of the Cricket global Cup at old Trafford on Tuesday.


Ross Taylor turned into batting on 67 with Tom Latham on three at the opposite stop when the players were pressured off the field and the covers had been rolled out.

Opting to bat, New Zealand struggled to get going in opposition to India’s disciplined assault before skipper Kane Williamson (sixty seven) stitched together two half-century partnerships, with Henry Nicholls (28) and then Taylor, to steady the innings.

all the 5 bowlers picked up one wicket each. New Zealand were overcautious and played out 153 dot balls. They simply couldn't get out of the shell to start out, scoring simply 27/1 in the Powerplay. The Indian pacers, Jasprit Bumrah and Bhuvneshwar Kumar, bowled with accuracy and field and then the spinners, Yuzvendra Chahal and Ravindra Jadeja carried the momentum ahead.

The play will maintain on Wednesday that is a reserve day. And it won't be a restart. The Black Caps will hold from 211/5 and play their 50 overs. The play will begin at three pm IST.

according to Accuweather, the forecast for Wednesday isn't promising either. There will be cloudy skies with rain expected at midday (4.30 pm IST) and it'll live cloudy. The showers also are predicted at round 5 pm (nine.30 pm IST).

In case the healthy doesn't get completed, India will development to the very last primarily based on better rating in the organization stage.

With inputs from Reuters

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