<strong>BRISTOL:</strong> The second consecutive match at the County Ground has been washed out without a ball bowled, on account of a rainy week in Bristol. <p></p> <p></p>Match 16 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 between <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/sri-lanka/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Sri Lanka</a> and <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/teams/bangladesh/" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Bangladesh</a> did not get underway, with the match officials taking the decision to call off the fixture at 1:57pm local time. Each team received one point. <p></p> <p></p>Bangladesh now have three points overall, while Sri Lanka have four. <p></p> <p></p>This is the second straight match that Sri Lanka have been made to look on forlornly in Bristol. Last week, their game with Pakistan <a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/cricket-world-cup-2019-bristol-washout-gives-pakistan-sri-lanka-one-point-each-853531" target="_blank" rel="noopener">was abandoned</a> in similarly wet and cold conditions. <p></p> <p></p>(<strong>ALSO READ: </strong><a href="https://www.cricketcountry.com/news/cricket-world-cup-2019-rain-and-injuries-headline-grim-week-in-england-with-more-frustration-ahead-855399" target="_blank" rel="noopener">Rain and injuries headline grim week in England</a>) <p></p> <p></p>The initial inspection by the umpires was due at 10:30am, but was postponed. The same happened at 12:15. Later, the on-field umpires Richard Illingworth and Richard Kettleborough and reserve umpire Michael Gough inspected the soggy conditions and made their decision soon after. <p></p> <p></p>Sri Lanka now travel to London to play Australia at Kennington Oval on Saturday. Bangladesh's next match is against West Indies in Taunton on Monday.