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Australia vs Bangladesh, ICC Champions Trophy 2017: Was happy to keep batting through the rain, says Steve Smith

Australia skipper Steve Smith said that it was baffling to have their ICC Champions Trophy coordinate against Bangladesh washed out. Australia had figured out how to get Bangladesh hard and fast for only 182 and were cruising towards the objective when downpours constrained the players off. 

"A tiny bit baffling not to get an outcome in," said Smith, "The groundsmen could have demonstrated more of earnestness. The umpire had said a 8: 30 begin and you needed to do what the umpire said." 

For the Duckworth-Lewis strategy to be connected, Australia needed to bat 20 overs and the standard score for them would have been 48 on the off chance that they lost a wicket. Rather they had officially made 83 however onl 16 overs had been knocked down some pins. Smith stated, "obviously I was upbeat to continue batting through the rain however the umpires would settle on the choice." He additionally said that the way that beverages was on after the finish of the sixteenth over likewise may have influenced the umpire's choice. "If not they may have had an alternate sentiment," he said. However, he yielded that it was raining pretty vigorously when they fell off. 

Australia are subsequently yet to get an outcome in the competition with their past match against New Zealand additionally being washed out. Not at all like this time however, Australia were on the backfoot in that case and Smith said that the bowlers showed improvement over what they did against the Kiwis. Australia now need to beat has England in their next match to remain in conflict for the knockout stages

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