Abu Dhabi: Namibia has beaten Scotland by 4 wickets in the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage.
Namibia and Scotland face off in the 21st match of the T20 World Cup Super 12 stage played in Abu Dhabi. Namibia captain Gerhard Erasmus won the toss and elected to bat first. The Scottish batsmen managed to score only 109 runs for the loss of 8 wickets in the stipulated 20 overs which was not difficult for Namibia to achieve.
Namibia managed to score till the first ball of the last over. Namibia’s JJ Smith remained unbeaten on 32, followed by Craig Williams (23), Mitchell van Lingen (18) and David Wiese (16).
Scotland’s Michael Lesk, on the other hand, supported the score with 44 runs, but he could not defend the wicket for long. Chris Graves scored 25 off 32 balls and was run out. Namibia’s Robin Troppelman took 3 wickets while bowling. Jane Frylink 2, JJ Smith and David Visay took 1.1 wickets each.
Earlier, Namibia had beaten Ireland by 8 wickets while Scotland had beaten Oman by 8 wickets. Namibia will play Pakistan on November 2, while Pakistan and Scotland will face each other on November 7.