The opening day of a initial Test between New Zealand and Pakistan was cleared out in Christchurch on Thursday.
Play was deserted only after a scheduled tea demurral with no pointer of a unconditional showers easing.
However, excellent continue is foresee for a remaining 4 days and a umpires are carefree of creation adult most of a mislaid time.
Play on Friday will start 30 mins early during 10.30am (2130 GMT Thursday).
Pakistan are on a high entrance into a Test after abrasive a West Indies final month, while New Zealand are anticipating for alleviation after a catastrophic debate of India.
“It’s a contrition to remove a initial day though not a lot changes for us from here. We’ve got to spin adult tomorrow prepared to go again.” – McMillan pic.twitter.com/JciWDSoqEl
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