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| On Jun 17, 2022 12:34 PM IST

IND vs SA Weather Update: Chance of Rain in 4th T20I and Rajkot Weather Forecast on 17 June

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IND vs SA Weather Update: After posing a good comeback in the 3rd T20I, India will look to level the series in the 4th T20I, which is to be played in Rajkot. It will be a challenge for the young Indian team to counter the fierce South Africans, which are in the pink of their form. However, the opening pair has brought the confidence back into the team and we can expect a high scoring match on the flat wicket.

But, the uncertainty of rain can oppose the feasibility of a 40 over game as the dark clouds are expected to encrust the Rajkot city today, as per the latest weather reports. This is something which India will not be wanting as they will be looking forward to level the series and take the thrill to the decider.


IND vs SA Weather Update: Rain Might Play a Spoilsport

India struggled in the first two T20I’s with not being able to deliver the game which they are actually potentially abled of. The South Africans were on the top of the game, outperforming the Indians in both batting as well as balling. But it was in the 3rd T20I where we saw what these young Indian cricketers are capable of. With a mesmerizing performance both with the bat as well as with the ball, the host defeated the strong African side by considerable 48 runs.

While the Africans might be looking for a comeback , the Indians might be very well prepared to win the 4th T20I and level the series by 2-2 and take the buzz to the final T20I. But, that’s what not the weather might permit. The Weather forecast indicates that the rain is very much likely to interrupt the game, with the arrival of south-west monsoon winds in the state of Gujarat. The city of Rajkot experienced drizzle on Thursday and the environment is expected to be cloudy again on Friday. Given below is the weather update shown by weather.com for the Rajkot city for Friday. 

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Cricket lovers will be praying for an undisturbed match. In Spite of the possibility of rain, we can very much expect a game with reduced overs.

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The T20I series is at stake. A defeat for team India will put them out of the contest. So, this is going to be do or die situation for the Indians. The team played in the last match was quite balanced and the Indians might be seen playing with the same squad. There are little possibilities of Umran malik, being handed over the debut cap in this match too. 

South African camp is facing a situation of hotchpotch with the departure of Aiden Markram, who was well versed to counter the Indian Spin attack, because of being incubated of Covid-19. Reeza Hendricks might may a way for Quinton de Cock, if he is fit to play.   

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