Saturday 21 April 2018

Ireland's one-day international against Afghanistan abandoned due to rain

Rain meant no play at Stormont
Rain meant no play at Stormont

Ireland's opening one-day international against Afghanistan in Belfast was abandoned without a ball being bowled.

The first game of a five-match series between the two nations fell victi m to heavy rain at Stormont and it was cancelled at 2.45pm after the toss had been delayed.

Ireland must now wait until Tuesday for the next scheduled game at Stormont, which will also host matches on July 14, 17 and 19.

Cricket Ireland have confirmed spectators at Sunday's game can obtain a full refund or use tickets purchased for any of the four remaining matches in the series.

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