Tag Archives: Rain-hit

Rain-hit Test against Sri Lanka heads for a tame draw in Rawalpindi

12 December, 2019 5:19 pm 5:19 pm

RAWALPINDI (Reuters) – Pakistan’s first Test match at home in over a decade is heading for a tame draw after rain and bad light wiped out almost the entire third day’s play against Sri Lanka at Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium on Friday. The weather-hit opening Test also had play curtailed on the first two days and … Read More

Rain-hit, India-New Zealand, World Cup, semi finals, continue, tomorrow

Rain-hit India-New Zealand World Cup semi finals to continue today

07 July, 2019 11:24 am 11:24 am

MANCHESTER, England (Reuters) – The first semi-final of the Cricket World Cup will be played over two days after intermittent rain stopped Tuesday’s play with New Zealand on 211 for five against India after 46.1 overs. Ross Taylor was batting on 67 with Tom Latham on three at the other end when rain forced the … Read More

Rain-hit, cricket, World Cup, may, cost, insurers, millions

Rain-hit cricket World Cup may cost insurers millions

06 June, 2019 9:24 pm 9:24 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Lost revenues from a record number of rain-hit cricket World Cup games in England and Wales may result in insurance claims of a few million pounds for each abandoned fixture, insurance sources say. Broadcasters, organisers, venues, advertising sponsors and catering establishments are among firms to have missed out after four matches were … Read More