March 5, 2020. Big semi-final of cricket’s biggest event. The first match of the ICC Women’s T20 semi-final was to be between India and England. There was a competition between the two teams in Sydney. But the match was delayed due to heavy rain. Due to very heavy rain, the toss did not happen according to Indian time. And finally, the match was canceled.
This means India’s team reached the final without playing.
According to the tweet from the social media handle of the T20 World Cup, it was informed that the last time of toss for at least 10 overs match will be 11:06 minutes according to India. And the last start of the match will be 11:20 minutes.
☔ India v England weather update
To complete a 10 over a side match, the toss must be held by 4.36pm local time, and play must commence by 4.51pm local time.
— T20 World Cup (@T20WorldCup) March 5, 2020
But after the rain in Sydney, such possibilities were hardly seen.
The effect of this rain will affect the matches of India and England as well as Australia and South Africa. Yes, this rain is good news for Team India. Team India reached the final of the World Cup directly because of being first in Group A.
The second semi-final of the World Cup 2020. That too is to be played on 5 March only. This match is between Australia and South Africa. And if this too is washed out by the rain, then the South African team will reach the final directly. If this happens then India and South Africa will see the final on March 8.