DHAKA (WeB Desk) -Heavy rain and lightning has marred the excitement around the Asia Cup final between Bangladesh and India here at Sher-e-Bangla Stadium in Mirpur.

The pitch and the bowling run-up areas of the ground were under covers at the Sher-e-Bangla National Cricket Stadium in Mirpur on Sunday.

The match is scheduled for a 7:30pm local and 6:00pm (PST). The drizzle followed by some lighting started around 5:50pm local time.

The teams will be announced joint champions if the match is abandoned.