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31 Jul 2015
8:58 am

Heavy rain delays start of Day 2


Rain has delayed the start of Day 2 of the second Test between Bangladesh and South Africa at Shere Bangla National Stadium, Mirpur, on Friday.

People holding umbrellas. Picture: Alaister Russell

Earlier, the teams were told to come to the venue as the heavy rains made the prospect of play unlikely, at least for the first four hours. At stumps on Day 1, Bangladesh were on 246/8.

The first Test ended in a draw in Chittagong after rain washed out play on the last two days.