The Asia Cricket Council (ACC) announced on Friday that they foresee the possibility of adverse weather conditions impacting the India vs. Pakistan match in the ongoing Asia Cup 2023. Given that India and Pakistan are two of the biggest rivals in cricket, ACC has taken steps to prevent a repeat of the first match, which was interrupted by persistent rain after India had scored 266 runs. To address this concern, ACC introduced a reserve day for the India vs. Pakistan game.
The Super 4s matches have already begun. The clash between India and Pakistan is scheduled for September 10th. Premadasa International Cricket Stadium in Colombo. However, the weather forecast has raised concerns about potential rain on the match day.
India vs Pakistan: Reserve Day
For the India vs. Pakistan encounter, ACC has put the reserve day plan into action. This means that if the match is suspended due to rain, it will be rescheduled for September 11th. Ticket holders have been advised to retain their tickets for the potential match on the following day.
Additionally, the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed disappointment with Colombo’s weather conditions and has sent a letter to the Secretary of the Board of Control for Cricket in India (BCCI), Jay Saha, regarding the choice of venue for the match.
Asia Cup 2023 India vs Pakistan: Live Match Where to Watch
Cricket enthusiasts are eagerly waiting for this ODI match between the two biggest rival teams. Incessant rain disrupted the second inning of the previous India vs. Pakistan match. The situation for the match on September 10th, 2023 remains uncertain, but the ACC announced the provision of a reserve day for the match.
To catch the action, viewers can watch the matches for free on Disney+ Hotstar and the Star Sports TV channel. Those who want to watch the match on the big screen have to get Disney+ Hotstar subscription.
Super 4s Time Table
Sep. 6, Wed.: Bangladesh vs. Pakistan, Super Fours, 1st Match, 3:00 PM, Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore
Sep. 9, Sat.: Sri Lanka vs. Bangladesh, Super Fours, 2nd Match, 9:30 AM GMT/03:00 PM Local, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sep 10, Sun: Pakistan vs. India, Super Fours, 3rd Match, 9:30 AM GMT/03:00 PM Local, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sep 12, Tue: India vs. Sri Lanka, Super Fours, 4th Match, 9:30 AM GMT/03:00 PM Local, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sep 14, Thu: Pakistan vs. Sri Lanka, Super Fours, 5th Match, 9:30 AM GMT/03:00 PM Local, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sep 15, Fri India vs. Bangladesh, Super Fours, 6th Match, 9:30 AM GMT/03:00 PM Local, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo
Sep 17, Sun TBC vs. TBC, Final, 08:30 GMT, R. Premadasa Stadium, Colombo