In Cricket, resuming their score of 101 for two, New Zealand were 127 for 3 in their first innings against India on day five of the World Test Championship final at Southampton when reports last came in. India made 217 in their first innings. Today, rain delayed the start of play by an hour.
A reserve sixth day is in place. A draw is now the clear favourite for the inaugural final.
The one-off match marks the culmination of a two-year cycle of the inaugural World Test Championship launched in 2019.