Second Windies ODI abandoned

NAPIER, New Zealand,  CMC – The second One Day International (ODI) between West Indies and New Zealand has been abandoned due to a wet outfield.

Persistent rain through the morning and early afternoon in Napier left a section of the field too wet for play and the umpires called off the match shortly after 5:00 p.m. local time, three hours after the scheduled start.

Both teams meet in the third ODI in Queenstown on New Year’s Day (Tuesday night Caribbean time).

The West Indies lead the five-match ODI series one-nil.

 



Join the Conversation

After you comment, click Post. If you're not already logged in you will be asked to log in or register.

The Comments section is intended to provide a forum for reasoned and reasonable debate on the newspaper's content and is an extension of the newspaper and what it has become well known for over its history: accuracy, balance and fairness. We reserve the right to edit/delete comments which contain attacks on other users, slander, coarse language and profanity, and gratuitous and incendiary references to race and ethnicity. We moderate ALL comments, so your comment will not be published until it has been reviewed by a moderator.