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1263dThe Report by Mohammad Isam

Seniors set up Bangladesh's highest chase

Bangladesh beat Scotland by six wickets, kept themselves in contention for the quarter-finals and found out that they can successfully chase a stiff target on a big occasion

1263dMohammad Isam

Mortaza escapes with trimmed attack

Bangladesh captain Mashrafe Mortaza said that the decision to retain eight specialist batsmen in their line-up against Scotland was in anticipation of a top-order collapse.

1263dDevashish Fuloria in Nelson

Centurion Coetzer capitalises on slow start

Although the lead up to the World Cup was not perfect for Kyle Coetzer, he found some form in the warm-ups and has scored regularly to lead Scotland's case in the tournament

1265dDevashish Fuloria in Nelson

Sounds of silence for edgy Bangladesh

Bangladesh are used to the roar of an expectant crowd - even in Canberra and Melbourne they had a taste of that - but Nelson will provide a very different environment for a crucial match

1263dDevashish Fuloria in Nelson

The top-order show a Bangladesh chase needed

Shakib Al Hasan and Mushfiqur Rahim have been the rocks in the middle order, but it was the top-order partnership, the kind Tamim Iqbal and Mamudullah stitched together, that has been missing from Bangladesh's chases

1264dMohammad Isam

Imrul to replace injured Anamul

Bangladesh have announced that Imrul Kayes as replacement for the injured Anamul Haque in the World Cup squad

1264dDevashish Fuloria in Nelson

Mommsen targets 'weaknesses' in death bowling

Preston Mommsen has said he expects Bangladesh to field a spin-heavy attack before adding that Scotland had worked hard to improve that area of their game over the past few months

Trouble chasing

0

Number of times that Bangladesh have successfully chased down a 250+ score in World Cups.

Rising to the Occasion

2

Number of World Cup 50s for Kyle Coetzer, the joint-most for a Scotland batsman. Gavin Hamilton has also scored two 50s.

The Circle of Life

29

Runs scored by Hamish Gardiner in his last 4 ODI innings. He scored 185 runs in the 2 innings before that.

BAN-3, SCO-0

3

Number of times that BAN have beaten SCO. SCO are the only team against whom BAN have won 3 ODIs without losing even one.