14 Dec 2009

Rain forces players from the field in cricket

6:54 pm on 14 December 2009

Rain's forced the players from the field late on day four of the third and final cricket test between Pakistan and New Zealand in Napier, with Pakistan 331 for three in its second innings, an overall lead of 83.

Trailling by 248 on the first innings, Pakistan started the day at 128 for none, but part time off spinner Martin Guptill dismissed both openers, to claim his first test wicket.

Chris Martin took the other wicket to fall.

Pakistan skipper Mohammed Yousef is unbeaten on 89.

Play can go through to 8pm tonight.

The series is level at one all.