Not a single delivery could be bowled due to inclement weather as Pakistan and Sri Lanka split points after the first washout of the ICC World Cup 2019 in Bristol, on Friday.Also Read - Eoin Morgan Recalls 2019 World Cup Final Win, Calls it Most Dramatic And Best Game Ever Played
Persistent rain and damp outfield meant that play was not possible even after umpires Ian Gould and Nigel Llong waited for more than five hours before finally taking the decision to call off the match at 3.45 p.m. local time. Also Read - PAK vs SA: Pakistan Announce 17-Member Squad For 1st Test against South Africa in Karachi
The teams shared honours, which saw Sri Lanka move to the third spot in the points tally by virtue of a superior run-rate (-1.517). Pakistan, like Sri Lanka, have three points from as many games, but they only have a net run-rate of -2.412. Also Read - MS Dhoni Showed me The Real Picture Regarding 2019 World Cup: Yuvraj Singh
Pakistan will next take on Australia on June 12 in Taunton, while Sri Lanka will meet Bangladesh on June 11 in Bristol.