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Champions Trophy: Rain denies Australia victory over Bangladesh

Australia saw their match against New Zealand abandoned during their run chase because of rain interruptions and today at The Oval in London , they suffered the same fate against Bangladesh. In his own words, Steven Smith's men "got away" thanks to rain against New Zealand in their tournament opener in Birmingham. Despite the washout, Smith was buoyed by the performance of his bowlers, particularly Mitch Starc, who was ultra-impressive taking the final four wickets of the ...



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CT 2017: Australia bundle out Bangladesh for 182

Chasing a very small target of 183 for a win, Australia were 83 for 1 in 16 overs when rained played the spoilsport at the Oval and the match could not be resumed after that. To be fair it was raining reasonably hard when we did come off. "In some respects, this is nearly like a quarterfinal, the Birmingham no-result throwing a spanner in the works a little bit", wrote former New Zealand fast bowler Shane Bond in a column for the ICC.



Carrie Underwood Might Have Enjoyed Predators' Game 4 Win More Than Anyone

Playing for the Preds since 2004, goalkeeper Pekka Rinne put forth one of the most brilliant showcases in goal ever seen in the Stanley Cup in Game 4 . The Penguins need to win more one-on-one battles along the boards while somehow preventing the Predators from using their speed to rush the crease. "[Rinne] is incredible.


Australia v New Zealand latest

Australia v New Zealand latest

New Zealand had the better of the proceedings by then, having reduced Australia to 53 for 3 in nine overs chasing a DLS target of 235 in 33, after they had put up 291 all out. New Zealand might be cursing the heavens as the stakes were loaded heavily in their favour when rain stopped the play for the third time in the match .


Johnson streaks to 11th at Dover

Johnson streaks to 11th at Dover

Had a burger, left and then understood the world of sponsorship". Jimmie Johnson made history at Dover International Speedway over the weekend, tying Cale Yarborough on the all-time wins list with 83 victories. 48 Chevrolet. Still, Larson fought his way back, took the lead again on Lap 361, and held it until the final restart. He circled the mile track one more time and took the checkered flag under caution.