Full cricket score, Australia vs New Zealand, ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Rain washes out play

Australia and New Zealand had to share a point each after their ICC Champions Trophy 2017 Group A game was forced to be abandoned due to rain at Edgbaston in Birmingham on Friday. Catch full cricket score of Australia vs New Zealand here.

icc champions trophy 2017 Updated: Jun 02, 2017 23:10 IST
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New Zealand bowlers were on a rampage against Australia before their ICC Champions Trophy Group A match at Edgbaston was abandoned due to rain on Friday in Birmingham. Catch full cricket score of Australia vs New Zealand here.(Getty Images)

Rain had already shortened the game to 46 overs per side when Kane Williamson’s brilliant 100 took New Zealand to 291 in 45 overs. Australia made a good comeback, thanks to some superb death bowling by Josh Hazlewood, who picked up career-best figures of 6/52 to help Australia bowl New Zealand out. Rain again stopped play during the break and Australia’s target was shortened to 235 from 33 overs. Australia were batting on 53/3 from nine overs when rain halted play yet again, only this time to wash out the rest of the game. Catch full cricket score of the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy encounter between Australia vs New Zealand here. (HIGHLIGHTS | LIVE STREAMING INFO)

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First Published: Jun 02, 2017 13:43 IST