India vs West Indies: Vizag ready for 2nd ODI of series despite rain

Although deep cloud formation because of Cyclone Helen has dispersed, the curator here says a full match is possible even if it rains continuously a night before.

updated: November 23, 2013 20:23 IST
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Vizag: Just a day after being left soggy by incessant showers, the ACA-VDCA Stadium is now completely dry and ready for the second cricket ODI between India and the West Indies to be held here on Sunday.

The Andhra Cricket Association has more than doubled the strength of their groundsmen to get the venue ready in time. (Read match preview here)

Such is their preparation that ACA curator K Naga Mallaiah is 100 per cent confident of a match taking place even if it rains the whole night.

Citing the example of the India A series here, he said: "That time, it rained the whole night but such was our sewage system that we did not have a single wash-out. The ground was ready by morning."

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