Match abandoned, Bangladesh on top with 6 points
Even the toss was not made in third match of tri-nation series due to rain. The responsible umpires of the Bangladesh-Ireland match at last declared the game abandoned.
The match was scheduled to start at 10:45 am local time (Bangladesh time 3:45 pm) at the Malahide cricket club ground- the Village in Dublin. But the rain began to occur.
But when the rain stopped for a while the officials said that next field inspection will be held at 11:45 am. But the match was abandoned as rain did not stop. In that case Bangladesh and Ireland both the teams have got 2 points each.
In this situation after playing two matches the points of West Indies stands at 5. The Caribbean got one bonus point after beating Ireland by 196 runs.
On the other hand Bangladesh achieved 8 wicket victory over the team of Jason Holder in their first match. In that match the team of Mashrafe Bin Mortaza got four points. At present Bangladesh is on the top position with total 6 points. And the Irish got 2 points.
West Indies will play the fourth match against Ireland on Saturday.