There is little chance of rain in the reserve day weather forecast of June 23 (25 percent).
Ground Report | New Delhi: Ind NZ WTC Final; The final match of the ICC World Test Championship between India and New Zealand started today on June 18. The match was scheduled to start at 3 pm Indian time, and the toss has not been done yet due to rain. The BCCI said that it is raining in Southampton an hour before the scheduled start of the game.
Even before the start of the match, it is raining in Southampton and the BCCI shared the latest weather condition via Twitter. About an hour before the match, the match officials reached the ground with an umbrella for inspection. Sharing the photo of The Ages Bowl Stadium in Southampton on Twitter, BCCI wrote, ‘Good morning from Southampton. We are about an hour before the scheduled start of the match, but it is still drizzling. The match officials are on the field.
According to the Weather Channel and AccuWeather, both had predicted rain in the final between India and New Zealand. According to AccuWeather, 61 percent rain is expected on the first day of the World Test Championship final. On the other hand, the Weather Channel had spoken of 90 percent rain. The forecast of the weather agencies proved to be correct. It has been raining heavily here for the last several hours.
According to the weather forecast website AccuWeather, there is a 65 percent chance of rain on the first day, followed by 60 percent on the second day. The forecast has seen a dip with a 56 percent chance of rain on the third day, while the day has seen 65 percent rainfall. 4 and 63 percent on the 5th day. There is little chance of rain in the reserve day weather forecast of June 23 (25 percent).
Ind NZ WTC Final;Fans didn’t too kindly to the tweet and bombarded the comments section with memes.