Australia vs Bangladesh: Australia lose out on first win of ICC Champions Trophy 2017, match abandoned due to rain

Australia were cruising to their first win of the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 and needed to score just 100 from 202 balls

By: Express Web Desk | Updated: June 6, 2017 1:41 pm
australia vs bangladesh, aus vs ban, icc champions trophy, indian express Bangladesh were down and out and were saved by the rains.

Australia completely dominated proceedings in the match and were cruising towards a maiden win in this year’s ICC Champions Trophy until rains washed out their hopes. Had they played four more overs, they would have batted 20 overs which means that the D/L method could have been applied. Australia were 83/1 when the two teams left the field which means that they were already above par and would have won the match rught there. This means that Australia have got just two points from their two abandoned matches.

Australia vs Bangladesh, Match highlights: 

TEAMS: 

AUSTRALIA: Aaron Finch, David Warner, Steve Smith, Moises Henriques, Glenn Maxwell, Travis Head, Matthew Wade, Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa, Josh Hazlewood

BANGLADESH: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Imrul Kayes, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Sabbir Rahman, Mehedi Hasan, Mahmudullah, Mashrafe Mortaza, Mustafizur Rahman, Rubel Hossain

 

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