Bangladesh vs Scotland match updates in T20 World Cup 2021. Scotland beat Bangladesh in the second match of the opening day of the 2021 T20 World Cup. Also, to register the first upset of the tournament. The Scots successfully defended 140 to beat the Tigers by six runs in their group stage encounter on Sunday in Oman. After a top-order crumbling saw Scotland reeling at 53/6. Mark Watt steadied and Chris Greaves. Also, their innings with a 51-run stand. Watt was inevitably expelled for 22 off 17 by Taskin Ahmed. But Greaves kept going. Greaves smashed 45 off fair 28 deliveries. Before falling to Rahman within the last over. But his rescue job was sufficient to assist Scotland post 140/9.
Also, Scotland then got off to a great start with the ball. They expel Bangladesh Soumya Sarkar and Liton Das in the first four overs. Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib al Hasan then steadied. Moreover, the ship for Bangladesh. But Greaves was not done with his heroics for the day. Afif Hossain and Mahmudullah tried to finish the job for Bangladesh. But they fell in the death and Scotland. Eventually, it held their nerves to seal a memorable win.
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Bangladesh vs Scotland, before Scotland’s thrilling win over Bangladesh. The competition co-hosts Oman had gotten off to a brilliant start. They thrashed Papua New Guinea by 10 wickets in the opening match in Muscat.
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Captain Assad Vala hit a brisk half-century. He was aided by Charles Amini’s 26-ball 37. But they could only put on 129/9 after being put in to bat. Also, with Oman’s Zeeshan Maqsood taking 4/20. Jatinder Singh and Aqib Ilyas of Oman openers. They made short work of the chase, finishing the match off in just 13.4 overs. Sing hit 73 and 42, while Ilyas hit 50 and 43.
Lastly, the points table after the opening day of the T20 World Cup. Oman perched on top of Group B with two points a Net Run Rate of 3.135. Scotland is second, with as many points but an NRR of 0.3.