Persistent rain forces delay in Bangalore
Persistent afternoon rain has caused tonights IPL clash at the M Chinnaswamy Stadium between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and the Rajasthan Royals to be delayed.
With rain and lightning expected throughout the evening the likelihood of the game being completed seems remote which will be a blow for both struggerling franchises.
The scene doesn’t look promising with the heavy rain which is now falling showing no signs of moving away any time soon in Bangalore.
The latest the game can start will be 11.20 local time, with a 5 over a side encounter.
The Royal Challengers come into the game on the back of a three game losing streak while the Royals, winners of their first two games have suffered heavy back to back defeats against the Kolkata Knight Riders.