Oman beat Scotland by 8 wickets in 1st Tri Series ODI

Kyle Coetzer 56 for Scotland today
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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

Match Summary

Scotland 168 (Kyle Coetzer 56; Khawar Ali 4-23)

Oman 169 - 2 (Khawar Ali 79*,Aqib Ilyas 69)

Result - Oman won by 8 wickets

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

Match Details

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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