March 5, 2015 | Cricket
Despite seeing their first ever century in the Cricket World Cup, Scotland will now bow out of the tournament after losing to Bangladesh by 6 wickets in Nelson, New Zealand. Kyle Coetzer became the man of the match, as his 156 brought the Scots to 318/8 from their 50 overs. Bowling for Bangladesh, Taskin Ahmed picked up 3/43 from 7 overs, and Nasir Hossain took 2/32 from 5 overs. Tamim Iqbal made 95 to lead Bangladesh to a reply of 322/4 from 48.1 overs. Other top scores: Mahmudullah 62, and wicket keeper Mushfiqur Rahim 60. Shakib Al Hasan made 52 not out, and Sabbir Rahman was also unbeaten on 42. Scottish bowler Josh Davey took 2/68 from 10 overs.
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