A Twist in Afghanistan vs Ireland Match as the rain stops the match. Afghanistan has yet to win a game in this T20 World Cup, but Ireland has already sent a message with their win against England. Get live cricket score updates for Afghanistan vs. Ireland. On Times of India, you may get live scorecards, ball-by-ball analysis, and cricket scores.
Afghanistan vs Ireland Match Abandoned
The match is called off due to persistent rain, with no balls thrown and no toss.
The umpires headed out for the planned inspection, but with the drizzle still falling, they returned immediately. Keep an eye out for the next update. There is no set date for the next inspection. If and when the rain stops, the umpires will take a look.
Rain has returned
The inspection is set for 4 p.m. Melbourne time, which is in 30 minutes. But only if the rain stops will this happen.
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A ground check will take place in around 55 minutes, at 4 p.m. Melbourne time.
Update on the Toss (Afghanistan vs Ireland)
Melbourne is once again experiencing rain, and the coin toss has been postponed due to the weather. Stay tuned for more information on the inspection, coin toss, and rescheduled start time. So there’s a lot riding on this game, with Ireland looking to move up the table and Afghanistan looking for their first win of the tournament. Keep an eye out for the first action of the dray from the toss at Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Afghanistan has one point from an abandoned match against New Zealand and a defeat against England after two matches each. Meanwhile, Ireland has two points after a win and a loss. Ireland had previously lost to Sri Lanka before upsetting England in the rain-soaked match.
While the bottom-of-the-table Afghans will be looking for their third win, the mid-table Irish will be buoyed by their win over England and will want to add more surprises to the tournament.