After the start of Asia Cup 2023, now an important match of this tournament will be played between India and Pakistan at Pallekele Stadium on 2nd September. Under the captaincy of Babar Azam, Pakistan made a great start by defeating Nepal by 238 runs in its first match. Now his aim will be to continue the same form in the match against India also.
Will rain become a violation?
Rain can also disturb this great match between India and Pakistan. According to the Kandy weather report on the day of the match, there is a possibility of heavy rain in the southern part of Sri Lanka for the next few days. According to the Meteorological Department, there is a 70 percent chance of rain in Kandy on September 2. Rain will continue in the stadium during the entire match.
In such a situation, Duckworth-Lewis rule (DLS) is likely to be applied in this match. To determine the result of a match in ODI, a match of at least 20-20 overs is required. About 60 percent rainfall is expected in Kandy at 5:30 pm on September 2.
If the match is canceled then Pakistan will qualify for Super-4
If the match between India and Pakistan is canceled due to rain then both the teams will be given 1 point each. In such a situation, Pakistan team will qualify for Super-4 with 3 points. At the same time, it will be very important for the Indian team to win against Nepal in its last group match. Fans are eagerly waiting for this match to be held between India and Pakistan. India and Pakistan have played 132 ODI matches, out of which India has won 55 matches and Pakistan has won 73 matches.