The T20 World Cup's set of experiences of renowned results was given one more section as Scotland pipped the much-liked Bangladesh in a retaining experience at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground. Stifled by twist and decreased to 53 for 6, Scotland discovered a saint in Chris Greaves, who drove an exhilarating counter-assault with a 28-ball 45 to push the all out to 140 and afterward got back with the ball to prize out the significant wickets of Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan to clear the compensation for a noteworthy triumph.
They had advanced to a consistent 44 for 1 after 7 overs when Matthew Cross attempted to break liberated from his PowerPlay groove by swiping Mahedi Hasan across the line to a straight ball. He missed and was decreed out LBW. In his first finished, Mahedi likewise added the wicket of the all around set Goerge Munsey, who additionally missed a trudge tidy and was up bowled.
Not to be scattered, Shakib Al Hasan created a twofold wicket over of his own, excusing Richie Berrington and Michael Leask to gets at long on and long-off individually. The second of those strikes, took the veteran all-rounder to the highest point of the wicket-takers' rundown, outperforming Lasith Malinga's count of 107 wickets. At the point when Callum MacLeod was bowled by Mahedi, Scotland were reeling at 53 for 6 in the twelfth over.
Greaves had played a singular T20I heading into this first round of the T20 World Cup however he gave a false representation of that freshness with an exhilarating counter-assault. He executed a converse compass for his limit. The accompanying over, he upped the ante, by crunching Mahedi, Bangladesh's best bowler of the evening, for a six. Imprint Watt had his impact with a windy 22 in the 50 years stand.
More brightness continued in the eighteenth over bowled by Taskin Ahmed. Greaves waited on his backfoot and cut a ball past point for four. He followed that by an upper-cut six over thirdman and a bored four past additional cover.
Greaves got done with 45 off 28, with the last five Bangladesh overs delivering 53 runs. At the point when 100 looked some distance away, they had gotten to 140, a score they could battle with.
140 was some way off standard on a genuinely pleasant surface in Oman. Scotland additionally needed to battle with dew on the outfield however more than compensated for it with their bowling smarts. Josh Davey had Soumya Sarkar trapped in the profound playing the get flick, which he had taken care of in the hole in the past finished. Bradley Wheal took out the other opener, Liton Das, hauling his length short and evoking a miscue to mid-off.
Bangladesh were 25 for 2 toward the finish of the PowerPlay yet in Mushfiqur and Shakib, they had recently the right blend of involvement and right-passed on ability to secure the pursuit. Notwithstanding batting steadily, the pair took the score to run-a-ball levels by the midway imprint, thanks in boss to Mushfiqur ravaging a couple of sixes off Michael Leask.
The condition had diminished to 76 off 54 when Greaves was approached to move his legbreaks. With his first conveyance, a drag down, he had a quiet Shakib (20 off 28), straight back from the IPL last, gotten fantastically at profound mid-wicket. With the principal bundle of his second finished, he pushed over Mushfiqur (38 off 26) when the previous chief planned an oar scoop and missed.
Between these two overs, left-arm spinner Mark Watt, utilizing the wrinkle, squeezed out a 1-go to well and genuinely apply the press.
Watt delivered another tight over in which he excused the hazardous Afif Hossain and Bradley Wheal followed that with a twofold wicket over in which Nurul Hasan and chief Mahmudullah holed out. That left Bangladesh requiring an implausible 25, leaving Kyle Coetzer's group with sufficient protection races to surrender 17 and still end up on the right half of a popular outcome.