Brandon played a brilliant innings as Oman crashed out of the T20 World Cup, losing to Scotland in a crucial match

New Delhi. The 20th match of T20 World Cup 2024 was played between Scotland and Oman. In this match, Scotland registered a great victory. Oman won the toss and elected to bat first. Which weighed heavily on him. Oman batted first and scored 150 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in 20 overs. Chasing, Scotland reached this score in just 13.1 overs. Brandon McMullen played an innings of 61 runs from Scotland. After this defeat, Oman was also out of the tournament.

Oman team batted first and scored 150 runs. Prateik Athavale, who came to open, played a brilliant innings of 54 runs. He hit 5 fours and 2 sixes in his innings. Naseem Khushi scored 10 runs in 9 balls. Ayan Khan scored 41 runs while batting in the middle order. He hit 4 fours in his innings. In this way, Oman gave Scotland a target of 151 runs. Safyan Sharif bowled well from Scotland. He took 2 wickets.

Now it was Scotland’s turn to chase George Munsey and Michael Jones came in to open for Scotland, George played a brilliant innings of 41 runs while Jones was dismissed for 16 runs. Brendan McMullen, who came to bat at number three, played an innings of 61 runs. He hit 9 fours and 2 sixes during his innings. The strike rate remained around 196. Richie Barrington and Mathews Cross scored 13 and 15 runs respectively. In this way, Scotland won the match in the 14th over. For Oman, Bilal Khan, Aqib Lias and Mehran Khan took 1 wicket each.

First published: June 10, 2024, 06:21 IST

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