Cricket World cup Semi-final will extend reserved day after rain prevented play

Play for the day was eventually called off by the umpires with New Zealand 211/5 after completed 46.1 overs. The game will continue, on Wednesday morning with left of 3.5 overs. In these 23 balls Williamson's men will be charged to get score & set a fighting totals for semis.

The match will recommence tomorrow (Wednesday 10 July) at 10.30am (3pm) BST, weather permitting, with gates opening at 08.30am (1pm) BST.

The game will continue where it was halted - New Zealand will complete their 50-over innings and India will then complete their 50-over innings, weather permitting. The match may be shortened dependent on conditions.

For the match to be completed, India are required to bat for at least 20 overs. If after the reserve day the match has still not reached a result, India will progress to the final given their higher finishing position in the group stage. 

Ujjawal Kumar Sinha 

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