In-from Scotland have edge against hosts Oman

Updated: few hours ago

Al Amerat (Oman), Oct 20 (PTI) Scotland will fancy their chances of maintaining their unbeaten run and enter the Super 12 on a winning note when they meet Oman in their Group B league game of the T20 World Cup here on Thursday.

Papua New Guinea are already out of contention following successive defeats, while Oman and Bangladesh, with a win each from two matches, are vying for a slot in the next stage of the tournament.

Scotland shocked fancied Bangladesh in their tournament opener and then got the better of Papua New Guinea by 17 runs in the second group match on Tuesday, taking another huge step in their cricketing journey by qualifying for the Super 12 stage of the ongoing T20 showpiece in the Gulf.