Scotland

Willie Donald Appointed As Interim CEO Of Cricket Scotland

Cricket Scotland on Wednesday has confirmed the appointment of Willie Donald as their interim Chief Executive Officer until September 2015.
1 April 2015

Australia Battle Rain To Demolish Scotland

Mitchell Starc produced another blistering spell in the World Cup as Australia romped home against Scotland in Hobart by seven wickets, in a stop-start game troubled by rain interruptions.
14 March 2015

Majid Haq Removed From Scotland World Cup Squad

Scotland off-spinner Majid Haq has been removed from the World Cup squad for posting a tweet with racial undertone after being axed for his side’s Pool A match against Sri Lanka in Hobart on Wednesday.
11 March 2015

Sangakkara's Fourth Successive Ton Shatters Scotland

Almost done to the perfect script Kumar Sangakkara and Tillakaratne Dilshan scored centuries again as Sri Lanka continued to peak at the right time defeating Scotland in their World Cup Pool A game at Bellerive Oval by 148 runs.
11 March 2015

Is Size Zero World Cup Really The Way Ahead?

In many ways, the game needs Associate nations as much as they need the game. Yet, the ICC is behaving like a ring leader that only allows the lions and the elephants, the horses and the tigers writes Krish Sripada.
7 March 2015

Lack Of Experience Made The Difference - Preston Mommsen

Scotland captain Preston Mommsen reckons that a lack of experience played a part in his side's six-wicket defeat to Bangladesh in the World Cup Pool A clash in Nelson on Thursday
5 March 2015

Bangladesh Overcome Scotland Challenge Despite Coetzer's Ton

It took a concerted effort from Bangladesh, led by Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim, to overcome a Kyle Coetzer challenge as they chased down 318 against Scotland in their Pool A World Cup encounter at the Saxton Oval.
5 March 2015

Scotland Fined For Slow Over-Rate Against Afghanistan

The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday fined Scotland for maintaining a slow over-rate during their closely contested World Cup Pool A clash against Afghanistan in Dunedin.
27 February 2015

Afghanistan Hold Their Nerve To Clinch A One-Wicket Win

Afghanistan's World Cup fairytale continued as they clinched a nail-biting one-wicket win in the last over against Scotland in Dunedin on the back of Samiullah Shenwari's spectacular batting.
26 February 2015

England Set Themselves On Path Of Redemption Beating Scotland

Moeen Ali stroked a majestic century as England crushed Scotland at Christchurch by 119 runs, their seventh World Cup win by a margin of more than 100 runs setting themselves back on the road to redemption in this World Cup.
23 February 2015

Bell, Collingwood Preview England-Scotland Game

Listen as England batsman, Ian Bell and Scotland coach, Paul Collingwood share their views on their World Cup encounter to be played on Monday at Christchurch.
22 February 2015

Mommsen Proud Of Scotland's Performance Against New Zealand

Scotland captain Preston Mommsen said on Tuesday that he was impressed with the fight his team showed against New Zealand defending a low-score of 142 in Dunedin during their World Cup fixture.
17 February 2015

Trent Boult Admits Scotland Scare Despite Win

After registering a nervous win against Scotland at Dunedin earlier today, New Zealand pacer Trent Boult admitted that his team made a heavy weather of the small target by losing too many wickets towards the end.
17 February 2015

New Zealand Scratch Through For An Unconvincing Win

Kane Williamson top scored for New Zealand as they made heavy weather of a low total, eventually winning by three wickets chasing down 142 against Scotland in their World Cup Pool A game in Dunedin.
17 February 2015

West Indies Clinch A Thriller Against Scotland

Richie Berrington and Kyle Coetzer gave West Indies a scare as Scotland nearly chased down a target of 314 in their World Cup warm-up game in Sydney.
12 February 2015

Machan, Evans Power Scotland To Massive Win

A magnificent century from Matt Machan followed by spectacular bowling from Alasdair Evans helped Scotland secure a resounding 179-run win over Ireland in a World Cup warm-up game at Sydney.
10 February 2015

Associate Teams - Chasing A Different Goal From The Rest

From Zimbabwe beating Australia in their first One-Day International match during the 1983 World Cup to Ireland beating England in the last version of the tournament, there has been no lack of unexpected and dramatic results in cricket’s show piece event.
8 February 2015

Ireland Champions After Rare Washout

Ireland and Scotland suffered the first ever One-Day International abandonment in the United Arab Emirates due to rain as the ODI tri-series came to a damp closure in Dubai.
19 January 2015

Davey Stars As Scotland Rout Afghanistan

Josh Davey scored a half-century and then took six wickets as Scotland bowled out Afghanistan for 63 on their way to a crushing 150-run win in the fourth match of the Associates One-Day International tri-series in Abu Dhabi.
14 January 2015

Niall O'Brien Guides Ireland To Victory

Niall O'Brien struck an unbeaten half-century to steer Ireland to a three-wicket win over Scotland in game three of the Associates One-Day International tri-series in Dubai.
12 January 2015

 
 
 
 

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