PSL 2022: What would happen if rain affects Islamabad vs Lahore match?
Here's what the rules say
Lahore Qalandars and Islamabad United will face each other in the second eliminator of HBL Pakistan Super League (PSL) tonight. The game will start at 7:30 PM.
Lahore Qalandars lost to Multan Sultans in the qualifier by 28 runs. While, Islamabad United won by five wickets against Peshawar Zalmi to book their place in the second eliminator.
Although, the PSL has been going on without any delays or postponements but rain might spoil the party tonight. According to the weather forecast, Lahore is expected to receive rain tonight.
It is pertinent to mention that there are no reserved days for the PSL play-offs except for the final. So, what would happen if the match between Islamabad United and Lahore Qalandars gets affected by rain?
According to the rules, the team which has a higher standing in the group stage will qualify for the final. Lahore Qalandars finished the group stage at number 2. Furthermore, they also beat Islamabad United twice in the group stage.
It means, Lahore Qalandars will qualify for the PSL final incase rain affects the match.
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