Due to persistent rain on Sunday (May 28), the IPL 2023 final between the Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans has been postponed to Monday (May 29). Fans are extremely inquisitive about the weather forecast for the reserve day in Ahmedabad. Despite the extended cut-off time for the event, the stakeholders were forced to postpone it.
According to accuweather, Monday’s maximum temperature in Ahmedabad will reach 38 degrees and the weather will be predominantly sunny. There is however a 1% chance of thunderstorms. Even so, there is a high probability that each of the IPL 2023 finals will consist of 20 overs per team. Nighttime temperatures will hover around 28 degrees. According to accuweather, there was a chance of a few evening thunderstorms in Ahmedabad on Sunday, with the nighttime temperature hovering around 28 degrees. In addition, there was a 59% probability of thunderstorms.
On Sunday, precipitation began just before the coin flip, significantly delaying it. As the game did not begin until 12:06 am, which was the cutoff time for a five-over contest, the game was moved to Monday.
IPL 2023 comes complete circle:
In the meantime, the IPL 2023 has come complete circle as Chennai Super Kings and Gujarat Titans met in the season’s opening match. The Titans won the home match by five wickets, chasing down 180 runs with relative ease.
However, the Super Kings’ victory over the defending champions in Qualifier 1 at Chepauk will give them confidence. All eyes will be on Gujarat Titans opener Shubman Gill, who surpassed Faf du Plessis as the IPL 2023’s highest run scorer. He presently holds the Orange Cap with 851 runs in 16 matches. MS Dhoni is also in the spotlight, as his IPL future is the subject of extensive speculation.