The Super Four match of the 2023 Asian Cup will be played between India and Pakistan on Reserve Day Monday. The India-Pakistan match could not be completed on Sunday due to heavy rain. First up, Team India scored 147 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in 24.1 overs. But then it started to rain and the game could not be played. This match will take place in Colombo and there is still a chance that it will rain here today.
Monday started with rain in Colombo. Many fans shared videos and photos of the rain on social media. According to the Meteorological Office, it may rain until 11 a.m. However, after that there is a chance that it won’t rain until 1am. However, the aftermath could disappoint fans. According to the Meteorological Office website, heavy rain is possible until 11 p.m.
Pakistan won the toss and elected to bowl first for the Super Four match. On Sunday, India scored 147 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in 24.1 overs until the game was abandoned. Openers Rohit Sharma and Shubman Gill ensured the team got off to a good start. Rohit scored 56 runs off 49 balls. His innings included 6 fours and 4 sixes. Shubhman Gill scored 58 runs. Gill faced 52 balls and hit 10 fours. Virat Kohli and KL Rahul remained unbeaten. Rahul scored 17 runs in 28 balls. Kohli scored 8 runs in 16 balls. Now the competition must start from here.
India – Rohit Sharma (captain), Shubman Gill, Virat Kohli, KL Rahul, Ishan Kishan (wicketkeeper), Hardik Pandya, Ravindra Jadeja, Shardul Thakur, Kuldeep Yadav, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Siraj.
Pakistan – Fakhar Zaman, Imam-ul-Haq, Babar Azam (captain), Mohammad Rizwan (wicketkeeper), Agha Salman, Iftikhar Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Faheem Ashraf, Shaheen Afridi, Naseem Shah, Haris Rauf.