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SportWeather hits India preparations for Australia series

20:20  28 november  2018
20:20  28 november  2018 Source:   reuters.com

Indian players not drawn into warm-up chat

Indian players not drawn into warm-up chat India's on-field preparations for the four-Test series against Australia begin on Wednesday, but rain is likely to ruin play against their youthful opponents.

SYDNEY (Reuters) - The start of India 's only warm-up match for the test series against Australia was delayed by torrential rain on Wednesday, with the. FILE PHOTO: Cricket - India Nets - Kia Oval, London, Britain - September 6, 2018 India 's Virat Kohli during nets Action Images via Reuters/Paul

SYDNEY: The start of India ’s only warm-up match for the test series against Australia was delayed by torrential rain on Wednesday, with the four-day clash against a Cricket Australia XI looking unlikely to get underway before Thursday.

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The start of India's only warm-up match for the test series against Australia was delayed by torrential rain on Wednesday, with the four-day clash against a Cricket Australia XI looking unlikely to get underway before Thursday.

Storms battered the New South Wales coast on Wednesday morning, flooding streets, railway stations and homes as the extreme weather caused commuter chaos, grounded flights and left hundreds of homes without electricity.

Flights cancelled as wild weather hits Sydney Airport

Flights cancelled as wild weather hits Sydney Airport Sydney Airport is experiencing significant delays and cancellations to flights as winds and rain take hold of the city. © Laura Chung Queues at Sydney Airport's International terminal on Wednesday as bad weather causes delays and cancellations. Some passengers have been left stranded as about 100 flights have been cancelled or delayed. Erin Kubian, 18, was visiting Australia from Canada with her family and was bound for Brisbane later on Wednesday. © Laura Chung Erin Kubian, from Canada, has been stranded in Sydney due to the Sydney Airport delays. Her flight has been cancelled until 6am on Thursday.

The start of India 's only warm-up match for the test series against Australia was delayed by torrential rain on Wednesday, with the four-day clash against a Cricket Australia XI The test series begins in Adelaide on Dec. 6, with further matches in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney over the following month.

India vs Australia : Weather hits India preparations - Times of India . The start of India 's only warm-up match for the test series against Australia was delayed by torrential rain on Wednesday, with the four-day clash against a Cricket Australia XI looking unlikely to get underway before Thursday.

Weather hits India preparations for Australia series© Reuters/Paul Childs FILE PHOTO: Cricket - India Nets Play was impossible at the Sydney Cricket Ground, where the tourists are scheduled to play a non-first class tour match against an understrength representative side featuring just one international, D'Arcy Short.

The test series begins in Adelaide on Dec. 6, with further matches in Perth, Melbourne and Sydney over the following month.

Australia bowled out for 235, India lead by 15 runs.
Australia bowled out for 235, India lead by 15 runs

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