First day in second England-New Zealand Test washed out

England lead the series 1-0 after a 170-run first Test win, achieved with more than a day to spare, at Lord's last week.

updated: May 24, 2013 22:24 IST
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Leeds: Rain meant there was no play on the first day of the second and final Test between England and New Zealand at Headingley on Friday.

Heavy overnight and early morning rain meant the square was still fully covered when the captains should have been tossing up at 10.30am (0930GMT).

And after several showers Friday, the umpires abandoned play for the day shortly before 4pm (1500GMT).

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