India and Pakistan will resume their rain-hit Asia Cup conflict on Monday after unhealthy climate in Colombo.
India have been 147-2 from 24.1 overs earlier than an preliminary downpour on Sunday and the rain then returned round quarter-hour earlier than the scheduled restart within the Tremendous 4 encounter.
Captain Rohit Sharma (56 off 49) and opening associate Shubman Gill (58 of 52) placed on 121 for the primary wicket after India have been inserted by Pakistan, just for each set batters to then depart within the area of eight deliveries.
- India made two modifications from the facet that beat Nepal of their first-round recreation. Okay.L. Rahul, who missed the group video games got here in for Shreyas Iyer whereas Jasprit Bumrah, who had flown again to India and missed the Nepal recreation because of private causes, changed Mohammad Shami.
- Pakistan opted to play an unchanged facet, sticking to the identical line-up that had overwhelmed Bangladesh of their first Tremendous 4 recreation in Lahore.
Rohit was caught off leg-spinner Shadab Khan seeking to drive over the covers, whereas Gill was then deceived by Shaheen Shah Afridi’s slower supply and pouched in the same spot.
Virat Kohli was unbeaten on eight and KL Rahul 17 not out when the climate intervened.
The group-stage Asia Cup match between India and Pakistan was additionally wrecked by rain, with that fixture not having a reserve day in place.
All 4 remaining groups – India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh – are nonetheless capable of make subsequent Sunday’s closing in Colombo.
India have Bangladesh and Sri Lanka left to play, whereas Pakistan meet Sri Lanka.