Scotland edge to win over Northants in Edinburgh

Clydesdale Bank 40, Edinburgh:
Scotland 223-7 (36 overs) beat Northants 211-6 (36 overs) by 12 runs
Match scorecard
Saltires batsman Kyle Coetzer
Coetzer made 122 runs to help Scotland to victory

Scotland picked up their first win of the season in the CB40 as Kyle Coetzer's century earned them a 12-run success against Northants.

Coetzer hit 14 fours and two sixes in a superb knock of 122 from 109 balls.

Then Preston Mommsen notched 32 as Scotland posted a total of 223 for seven from 36 overs in Edinburgh.

In reply, Niall O'Brien made 81, Rob White 40 and James Middlebrook was 22 not out from 12 balls, but they came up short on 211 for six.

Bottom-of-the-table Scotland's next match in the CB40 league is against fourth-placed Warwickshire at The Grange on Monday.

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