Scotland tour of Oman: Hosts respond to 10-wicket loss to win by 93 runs

Richie Berrington top scored for Scotland with 37
Richie Berrington top scored for Scotland with 37
Second 50-over match, Al Amerat, Oman
Oman 248-8 (50 overs): Sharif 3-60
Scotland 155 (40 overs): Berrington 37
Oman won by 93 runs
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Scotland slipped to a 93-run defeat by Oman in the second game of their three-match one day series - just a day after bowling out their opponents for 24.

The hosts recovered from their 10-wicket thrashing on Tuesday to post 248-8 from their 50 overs.

Khurram Nawaz struck 64 from 45 balls, including three fours and five sixes, while pace bowler Safyaan Sharif took 3-60 for the tourists.

In reply, Scotland were bowled out for just 155 with 10 overs remaining.

The three-match series finishes on Friday.

Mohammad Nadeem joint top-scored with 64 for Oman, before taking 3-38 as Scotland struggled with the bat.

Richie Berrington was the top-scorer for the tourists with 37 as just five Scottish batsmen reached double figures.

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