• Wed. Feb 28th, 2024

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Weather Report: Rain washes out final day, India clinch Test series 1-0

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Weather Report: Rain washes out final day, India clinch Test series 1-0

With West Indies needing 289 runs to win on the final day and the visitors needing 8 wickets to clinch the match and the series, India are currently in the driving seat to win the match.

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With a 1-0 lead in the series already, Rohit Sharma and his men will be hoping to clinch the title and will surely aim for a 2-0 win in the Test series. As India look for victory, West Indies will be expected to show resistance with their bat.

Also, the home side will be hoping for some help from the weather. What will the weather be like on Day 5 of India vs West Indies 2nd Test?

India vs West Indies 2nd Test Day 5: Port of Spain Weather Update

Let’s take a look at the weather forecast for Day 5 of the second Test at Queen’s Park Oval-

The weather at Queen’s Park Oval on Monday (July 24) will be mostly cloudy with a daytime temperature of 30°C. The temperature may drop to 29 degrees by the time the match ends.

Port of Spain Rain Update, IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5

Worryingly for India, there is a 57% chance of rain in Port of Spain on Monday according to Accuweather.

Chance of light rain from 1 pm and may continue till 4 pm. So, we may lose some overs during the day, which will be significant in India’s quest to win the Test match.

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Live Weather Updates

12:22 AM

Match is off

That’s it. The match was abandoned due to incessant rain. The players held hands and India won the Test series 1-0.

12:13 AM

Indian players are currently chit-chatting and waiting for any improvement in the weather. Disappointing for the Indian team who wanted to make the most of every second of the day. But it shouldn’t be!!

12:01 AM

The scenes we see are very blurry. Rain falls in Port of Spain, letting us know that thunder is here to stay. West Indies players were seen chatting. A few puddles develop on the grass and, as the commentator says, the West Indies camp looks on with more pleasure on either side.

11:41 PM

It was supposed to start raining at this time even though it was forecast to rain. But it started raining much earlier than expected.

11:40 PM

A dark cloud covers the background of Queen’s Park Oval. The visuals are not so encouraging.

11:18 PM

It’s a frustrating situation for everyone. The players are ready for the start but the rain comes at the last minute. But this time it will be cloudy and may rain.

11:17 PM

The rain is back

It is a very depressing time. The rain is back and the covers are back on. Team India, who wanted to get maximum points from this series, are completely disappointed.

11:07 PM

The rain has cleared and play will begin at 11:10 PM at Queen’s Park Oval. Nature has teased the players so far and we can see the first ball being bowled within minutes.

10:55 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Weather Updates

The drizzle came again and Rohit Sharma was seen signing autographs after stopping the scheduled start. There is light rain and the match may start soon.

10:48 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Weather Report Live Updates:

The teams are warming up at the stadium, but there is a light drizzle on the ground and the ground staff have brought back the covers. Rohit Sharma was spotted signing autographs for fans near the boundary line.

10:39 PM

67 overs will be bowled in the match. It remains to be seen whether the Indian team can take 8 wickets at that time. As for West Indies, will the home side come out and block it or will they allow it?? 289 runs in 67 overs is definitely on.

10:32 PM

Well, finally some good news. The rain stopped and had lunch. Let’s expect a start from 10:45 PM IST if there is no more rain at Queen’s Park Oval.

09:55 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Live Updates

Meanwhile, India’s young opener Yashaswi Jaiswal shared a picture on his Twitter handle. He was seen chilling with all-rounder Ravindra Jadeja.

09:47 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Weather Updates

The morning session has been canceled due to rain. Had lunch at Queen’s Park Oval.

09:33 PM

India vs West Indies 2nd Test live weather updates

The ground staff are working hard to make the fifth day of the second Test fit for play.

09:11 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Weather Report Live Updates

The rain changed at Queen’s Park Oval. The ground staff started draining the water out of the outlet. The covers also come out slowly as the live footage shows the blue sky above. The Hessian cover is the only one currently on the pitch.

08:38 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Live Weather Updates

Indian fans point their fingers as the Rohit Sharma-led team wins by 8 more wickets. If the match ends in a draw, both teams will have to share 4 points each.

08:20 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Live Updates

At the end of the fourth day, West Indies have scored 76 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in 32 overs. Tagnarine Chanderpaul (24*) and Jermaine Blackwood (20*) shared a partnership of 32* off 72 balls. They need 289 runs to win and India need 8 more wickets to sweep the two-match Test series.

08:14 PM

INDvsWI Second Test Day 5: Port of Spain Rain Update

By day five we had already lost over 40 vital minutes. It’s heavy again and the wait continues.

08:12 PM

IND vs WI 2nd Test Day 5 Live Weather Updates

Rain continues at the Queen’s Part Oval in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. The match was scheduled to start at 7:30 pm IST, but incessant rain delayed the start of the game at the scheduled time on Monday.

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