Coetzer ton helps Scotland put 318 on board


NELSON: A swift 156 off 198 balls by Scotland opener Coetzer helped Scotland put 318 against rivals Bangladesh in their World Cup Pool A match here on Thursday, ARY Sports reported.

AFP adds

Kyle Coetzer made 156, the first World Cup century by a Scot, and Preston Mommsen added 39.
For Bangladesh, Taskin Ahmed took three for 43.



Coetzer c Soumya b Nasir         156

MacLeod c Mahmudullah b Mortaza   11

Gardiner c Soumya b Taskin        19

Machan c and b Sabbir             35

Mommsen c Soumya b Nasir          39

Berrington c Mushfiqur b Taskin   26

Cross c Sabbir b Taskin           20

J Davey not out                       4

Haq c Soumya b Shakib              1

Evans not out                      0

Extras (lb1, w5, nb1)                 7

Total (8 wkts, 50 overs)            318

Did not bat: I Wardlaw

Fall of wickets 1-13 (MacLeod), 2-38 (Gardiner), 3-116 (Machan), 4-257 (Mommsen), 5-269 (Coetzer), 6-308 (Berrington), 7-312 (Cross), 8-315 (Haq)

Bowling: Mortaza 8-0-60-1 (1nb, 1w); Shakib 10-0-46-1 (1w); Taskin 7-0-43-3 (2w); Rubel 8-0-60-0 (1w); Mahmudullah 5-0-29-0; Sabbir 7-0-47-1; Nasir 5-0-32-2;

Bangladesh – Mushrafe Mortaza (capt), Anamul Haque, Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Mohammad Mahmudullah, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim, Nasir Hossain, Sabbir Rahman, Rubel Hossain, Taskin Ahmed

Umpires: Simon Fry (AUS), Bruce Oxenford (AUS)

TV Umpire: Rod Tucker (AUS)

Match referee: David Boon (AUS)

Weather: Fine, light winds. Maximum temperature 25 Celsius.