Ranji Trophy: Day three of Hyderabad-Maharashtra match abandoned due to rain again

With heavy rains lashing the City late on Saturday night, whatever hopes the ground-staff had of ensuring at least a late start were washed away following another heavy downpour in the afternoon.

The third day of play between Hyderabad and Maharashtra, much like day two, was also washed out due to incessant rain. (File Photo)   -  V. V. SUBRAHMANYAM

Wet ground conditions forced the abandonment of the third day’s play also on Sunday in the four-day Ranji Trophy Group A match between Hyderabad and Gymkhana Ground here.

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With heavy rains lashing the City late on Saturday night, whatever hopes the ground-staff had of ensuring at least a late start were washed away following another heavy downpour in the afternoon.

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The way the ground looked late on Sunday evening, play seems unlikely even tomorrow and it can well be a complete wash out, dampening the mood of both the teams.