IND vs PAK Asia Cup 2023: Rain threat looms over Super 4 clash
The much-awaited blockbuster clash
The much-awaited blockbuster clash between India and Pakistan in Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 stage is slated to be played on Sunday, September 10. Last week, when both the teams squared off in their group stage fixture on September 2, the match remained inconclusive as rain played spoilsport. Once again fans are worried as there’s a high possibility of rain in Colombo – venue for Ind vs Pak Super 4 match – on Sunday. For the unversed, India vs Pakistan Super 4 match in Asia Cup 2023 match will be played at Sri Lanka’s R Premadasa Stadium in Colombo on Sunday (September 10).
Pakistan’s early success
Pakistan have already won their first match in Super 4 whereas India will play their first match in Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 stage on Sunday (September 10) vs Babar Azam’s Pakistan. In the group stage, India’s match against Pakistan was abandoned after which the Men in Blue defeated Nepal to make it to Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 stage.
Incessant rain affecting practice sessions
Even on Thursday (September 7), Indian players couldn’t do outdoor practice due to rain. Heavy rain is expected in Colombo on Saturday as well, a day before IND vs PAK Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 match on Sunday (September 10).
Colombo Weather Report for September 10
There is a possibility of heavy rain in Colombo on 10th September. It has been raining here continuously for the past several days. IND vs PAK Asia Cup 2023 Super 4 match is scheduled to start at 3 pm IST, the toss will take place at 2.30 pm IST. It is expected to rain in Colombo on September 10 since morning. There is an 85 percent chance of rain around 2 o’clock, which means that if the weather report is correct, it will be impossible to have a match between India and Pakistan on Sunday. There are high chances of rain in the evening as well, that is, even if somehow the match starts, rain will most likely cause interruption later in the evening.
Rain threat on Reserve day as well
There are high chances of rain on September 11, Monday, which is the reserve day for IND vs PAK match.