Scotland beat Bangladesh: There was a big upset on the very first day of the 2021 T20 World Cup. In the second match on the first day of the qualifying round, the Scotland team defeated the very strong Bangladesh by 6 runs. After this victory of Scotland, their captain Kyle Coetzer has given a big statement. Let’s find out what he has to say.
Let us inform that Scotland had scored 140 runs for 9 wickets in 20 overs after playing the first. In response, Bangladesh’s team could only score 134 runs for seven wickets in the allotted overs. Chris Greaves, who performed brilliant all-round for Scotland, received the Player of the Match award. Greaves first scored 45 runs and then took two wickets.
After beating Bangladesh by six runs, Scotland captain Kyle Coetzer said that his team played two matches as a group and they defeated Bangladesh. He also said that a lot of strategy was prepared for this victory. Scotland defeated Bangladesh in the T20 World Cup on Sunday. Coetzer said that players have made a lot of sacrifices to get to this level.
It’s a big win for us – Kyle Coetzer
Kyle Coetzer said, “Up until a month ago we had only played two matches as a group, but there was a lot of strategy behind the scenes. A lot of people worked hard and it was very difficult for us. It was a big deal for us. It’s a win. It’s something we’ve been planning for a long time. It’s been a long two years after the qualifying tournament.”
The Scotland captain continued, “Now we are reaping the fruits of maintaining this belief. Many players have made a lot of sacrifices. Associate cricket is very tough and when we get out of here we get the opportunity we get. We are ready to do anything for it. We have made some good progress and I am really proud.”