Pakistan & Sri Lanka have been awarded one point each after an abandoned match at Bristol Ground. The two teams were to take on each other in the 11th match at County Ground, Bristol on 10:30 AM U.K Time. However, before the toss took place, heavy rain showers took over the place and the toss was delayed due to bad weather. Pakistan and Sri Lankan cricket fans were eagerly waiting for this match to begin and they prayed for very long time for Rain to go away.
However, no one can fight nature, so rain continued to land on the Bristol Cricket Ground. After some time, the match was shorten to 20 over, on a condition that, Weather Conditions will favor the match. But, in the end, Rain won this match and prayers of Pakistani cricket fans were never replied.
Pakistan and Sri Lanka have been given one point each team, as per the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 rules. As of now, Sri Lanka hold the third place on the points table with two points in three games. Pakistan follows Sri Lanka in the points table with three points in three teams.
Cricket fans were sad to know about the no result outcomes of this match, as Sri Lanka have been an easy target for Pakistan. So, two points were to be added in the Pakistan score, after this match. As, Pakistan have never been defeated by Sri Lank in seven world cup match. However, rain interrupted Pakistan’s hopes to win this match. Who could blame the nature for this blunder?
The latest Team Standings after Pak vs SL abandoned match are: