S Africa vs Pakistan
All and sundry have done the right thing by deeming this a washout, 30 minutes after the scheduled start. We will try again in Centurion on Sunday. Cheers.
"The umpires will start deducting overs from 18:30 local time. Cut-off time will be 20:40. It will take two hours after the rain stops to get the ground ready," tweet Cricket South Africa.
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Wet, Wet Wet
It's 17:20 local time (15:20 GMT) and raining in Durban. No immediate sign of the heavy overhead conditions relenting. We await official news of inspections and a possible toss, though. Meanwhile, more covers are gathering.
Hello and welcome to our over-by-over commentary of the first Twenty20 International - in the two-match series - between South Africa and Pakistan at Kingsmead in Durban.
- 1st Mar 2013
- Teams will be announced at the toss
- S George and A T Holdstock