It has been raining all night in Bristol and it is still drizzling an hour before the scheduled start of play © Getty Images
It has been raining all night in Bristol and it is still drizzling an hour before the scheduled start of play © Getty Images

Aug 25, 2014

The toss has been delayed due to rain in the India, England first One-Day International at Bristol on Monday. It has been raining all night in Bristol and with less than an hour to go, it is still drizzling.

After the 1-3 drubbing in Tests, Indian team has faced criticism from all sides. Moreover, the change in support staff and appointment of ‘Team Director’ Ravi Shastri has ensured that the visitors grabbed the headlines more often than the hosts. On Monday, India will have to keep aside all the chaos and look to perform in a format where they are ranked No 2.

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