Oman beat Scotland by 8 wickets in 1st Tri Series ODI
Scotland won the toss and decided to bat against Oman in the 1st ODI of this Tri Series between Scotland, Oman and Papua New Guinea
Scotland 168 (Kyle Coetzer 56; Khawar Ali 4-23)
Oman 169 - 2 (Khawar Ali 79*,Aqib Ilyas 69)
Result - Oman won by 8 wickets
Oman win!— ICC (@ICC) August 15, 2019
They follow up yesterday's victory against Papua New Guinea with an eight-wicket win over Scotland.
Khawar Ali was the star for his side, taking 4/23 and then hitting an unbeaten 79*! pic.twitter.com/UjaOXR6SnU
Batting first , Scotland only managed to score 168, being bowled out by Oman in 44.4 overs - Kyle Coetzer 56 top scored and Khawar Ali 4-23 was the pick of the bowlers for Oman.
In reply, Oman reached their target with nearly 5 overs to spare and 8 wickets in hand - Khawar Ali 79* and Aqib Ilyas 69 top scoring.
A top all round performance from Oman’s Khawar Ali who took 4-23 and was 79* at the close of the run chase.
Scotland - Matthew Cross(wk), Kyle Coetzer(c), Calum MacLeod, Richard Berrington, George Munsey, Craig Wallace, Tom Sole, Safyaan Sharif, Mark Watt, Alasdair Evans, Adrian Neill
Oman - Khawar Ali, Jatinder Singh, Aqib Ilyas, Zeeshan Maqsood(c), Mohammad Nadeem, Suraj Kumar(wk), Sandeep Goud, Fayyaz Butt, Aamir Kaleem, Kaleemullah, Khurram Nawaz
Start Time: 11:00
Toss: Scotland won the toss and decided to bat
Venue: Mannofield Park, Aberdeen
Officials: David McLean, Roland Black, Alex Dowdalls, David Jukes
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