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Bangladesh-Sri Lanka washout sets World Cup record

Bangladesh-Sri Lanka washout sets World Cup record

Confirmation of the abandonment came at 1.57pm as persistent rain continued to fall at the Bristol County Ground with the covers not even removed from overnight.

The inclement weather in England and Wales is starting to become a major talking point after Bangladesh-Sri Lanka became the latest fixture to be rained off.

Dream11 Team BAN vs SL ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 - Cricket Predictions Tips For Today's World Cup Bangladsh vs Sri Lanka at The Rose Bowl, Southampton: Bangladesh, after winning their first game, seemed to have lost their magic touch as they lost two consecutive matches against New Zealand and England respectively.

"I know logistically it would have caused problems". They won their second game against Afghanistan and got themselves a point in the next against Pakistan, after it was washed out. Certainly Oshane Thomas, as well, when we played against him in Bangladesh just before Christmas. But realistically, what can we do about it?

"If you know the English weather, sadly, we're going to get a lot of rain".

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"We've played against the West Indies bowlers, recently, out in Ireland". The Island nation's last game against Pakistan was also a washed out. I think you've seen some of our games in particular against South Africa, that didn't worry us.

"It's enough for a club like us to make a significant difference", added Brown, who said all three World Cup matches in Bristol had been 11,500 sell-outs. We really targeted this sort of game as two points, and I know that Sri Lanka would have fought very hard and are no pushovers at all.

On Monday, skipper Mashrafe Bin Mortaza said back-to-back defeats to New Zealand and hosts England might have jeopardised their prospects of reaching the semi-finals, but the task is merely hard and not impossible if they win the remaining matches.

He is expected to join the team, before the team's next #CWC19 game, which will be played against Australia on 15th.


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