The first T20 International match of the three-match series between India and New Zealand could not start on time due to rain. The toss could not be held at its scheduled time due to continuous rain. Both the teams will make a fresh start in this series after recently being eliminated from the semi-final stage of the T20 World Cup in Australia. India had to face defeat from champion England in the World Cup. New Zealand was defeated by the runners-up Pakistan.
India vs New Zealand: There is only cover on the wicket on the ground, the game will be delayed due to rain
IND vs NZ Weather Update: Indian cricket fans may get a shock
If the game does not start by 2.15 pm according to Indian time, then the match will be declared cancelled.
No respite from rain in Wellington, umpires will take decision in some time
Bad news is coming from Wellington ground. According to the Meteorological Department, there are still 90 percent chances of rain. This rain may continue for the next 4-5 hours. Now one and a half hours can be waited for the match to happen.
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