The first International ODI match between India and South Africa was canceled as a result of incessant rains. The rain stored on intermittent all through the day and as a result of this, it couldn’t even be tossed. After which the umpires introduced the cancellation of the match by 5.20 pm. The second match of the three-match sequence might be performed on March 15 in Lucknow. The first T20 match between India and South Africa in Dharamsala was additionally canceled in September with out a ball. The Meteorological Department had already predicted rain on match day.
Could not toss
The toss didn’t happen at 1 pm as a result of a moist outfield. The inspection was to happen at 1.15 pm however gentle rain began on its first day. The pitch and floor had been coated and due to this might not be inspected. <! –
Due to being cloudy it turned darkish and as a result of this the floodlights had been began. The rain had stopped however at 2.55 within the afternoon the rain once more intensified. The complete floor was coated. There was additionally a reduce off time of 6.30 pm for the 20-20 overs match however the match was terminated at 5.20 pm because of the incessant rain and poor gentle.
Pandya, Dhawan and Bhuneshwar Kumar return
Star all-rounder Hardik Pandya additionally returned to the Indian workforce. Pandya, who recovered from damage, is in super kind as of late. He made a comeback to the nationwide workforce with a terrific efficiency with the ball and bat within the DY Patil Corporate Cup. Pandya performed the final ODI as a World Cup semi-final towards New Zealand in Manchester and his final worldwide match was a T20 match towards South Africa in Bengaluru in September final yr. Apart from him, opener Shikhar Dhawan and quick bowler Bhuneshwar Kumar are additionally returning after damage. Dhawan's return will give the highest order the mandatory expertise. At the identical time, Rohit has did not recuperate from the calf damage.