3rd Test: Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy, 28 Jun-2 Jul 2000
Col (Retd) Rafi Nasim

Sri Lanka 1st innings: Day 4:Rain Delay,
Live Reports from previous days


Continuous rain in Kandy has hold up the 4th day (Saturday's) play in the 3rd and final test between Pakistan and Sri Lanka.

The continuous being worse than the 3rd day when only 15 minutes play was possible, the game could not start at the scheduled time. Tony Greig and Rameez Raja, the two commentators inspected the pitch and ground. Considering the weather conditions, Rameez ruled out the possibility of any play during the day, Tony was of the opinion that if there is no further rain, the game may start by 3 p.m.Umpires not having come into the picture yet, their verdict when announced will however, be final.

Date-stamped : 02 Jul2000 - 10:22