T20 World Cup: Organisers tweak remaining’s guidelines to permit extra taking part in time amid poor forecast

Melbourne Cricket Ground


The final will be played at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, which holds more than 90,000 spectators
Venue: Melbourne Cricket Ground Date: 13 November Time: 08:00 GMT
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Organisers have changed the playing regulations for Sunday’s Men’s T20 World Cup final in Melbourne to allow more time in case of rain stoppages.

England meet Pakistan at 08:00 BST on Sunday but showers are forecast.

A reserve day is scheduled for Monday but, with more rain forecast, two hours have been added to allow play to continue late into Monday evening.

If a 10-over-per-side contest cannot be played then England and Pakistan will be declared joint winners.

England reached the final with a comprehensive 10-wicket demolition of India in Adelaide on Thursday, while Pakistan strolled to a seven-wicket victory…