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.
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
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
Stats highlights from the game between Bangladesh and Scotland in Nelson
Number of times that Bangladesh have successfully chased down a 250+ score in World Cups.
Number of World Cup 50s for Kyle Coetzer, the joint-most for a Scotland batsman. Gavin Hamilton has also scored two 50s.
Runs scored by Hamish Gardiner in his last 4 ODI innings. He scored 185 runs in the 2 innings before that.
Number of times that BAN have beaten SCO. SCO are the only team against whom BAN have won 3 ODIs without losing even one.