Smiley face  Live pictures coming in and the rain continues to be extremely heavy. No activity on the ground and I reckon we are done. Just the official verdict remains.
Smiley face  Harsha Bhogle: Like Sisyphus, the ground staff here take the covers off and almost immediately begin the process of putting them on. Covers now coming off for 6th or 7th time
Smiley face  The rains heavier now. The covers are back on
Smiley face  Covers being removed gradually. Rain has stopped and that is a big positive.
Smiley face  Harsha Bhogle: Oh dear! Was looking good and here comes the drizzle again. Big issue here is even if stops there is neither sunlight nor a breeze to dry the outfield. Also, the covers cover the square and not the entire ground.
Smiley face  Toss delayed due to rain
Smiley face  What to expect: Rain, quite a bit of it. Annonyingly enough, it has not been heavy over the last couple of days, but probably just enough to stop the game from happening.
Smiley face  Teams:
Smiley face  India (From): Rohit Sharma, Lokesh Rahul, Virat Kohli(c), Vijay Shankar, MS Dhoni(w), Kedar Jadhav, Hardik Pandya, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Jasprit Bumrah, Dinesh Karthik, Ravindra Jadeja, Mohammed Shami
Smiley face  New Zealand (From): Martin Guptill, Colin Munro, Kane Williamson(c), Ross Taylor, Tom Latham(w), James Neesham, Colin de Grandhomme, Mitchell Santner, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson, Trent Boult, Tom Blundell, Henry Nicholls, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi

Teams Ranking

Ranking Tean Name Points Rating
1 Pakistan 7365 283
2 England 4253 266
3 South Africa 4196 262
Ranking Tean Name Points Rating
1 England 5372 5372
2 India 5669 5669
3 South Africa 4488 4488
Ranking Tean Name Points Rating
1 India 3631 3631
2 New Zealand 2547 2547
3 South Africa 2917 2917