1st ODI – Pakistan vs Scotland Live Match Score & Updates | PAK vs SCO Live Thu Mar 21, 2013
Match Overview & Live Updates
Misbah ul Haq scored 78 runs helping the team win against Scotland by 96 runs.
1st ODI – Pakistan vs Scotland Live | PAK vs SCO 1st odi live
Ground: Grange Cricket Club Ground, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh
Date: Fri May 17
Time: 10:45 local | 09:45 GMT | 14:45 PKT
Toss: Pakistan, who chose to bat first
Umpires: RA Kettleborough (England) and IN Ramage
Match referee: ; JJ Crowe (New Zealand)
Reserve Umpire: AJT Dowdalls
A solid innings by Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq and brilliant bowling by Junaid Khan and Saeed Ajmal helped Pakistan winning the first match of the United Kingdom tour by 96 runs against the home team Scotland at Edinburgh.
Watch this space for latest updates and match report of the 1st ODI between Pakistan and Scotland in Edinburgh on 17th May.
Pakistan, after about 2 months of break, is all set to take on Scotland as the 4 match tour of Europe begins on Friday May 17. Misbah has been retained to captain the side with major players like Shahid Afrid, Younus Khan, Umar Gul out of the series for various reason.
The Pakistan team have been acclimatising themselves with the Scottish climate following their arrival at Glasgow yesterday, ahead of the two One Day International fixtures with Scotland at the Grange.
The Pakistan team were in good spirits as they participated in a training session at the Grange earlier this morning, followed by the Scotland squad as the various stands, tents and huts were being set up around the ground.
For Scotland, Kyle Coetzer leads his side for the first time after being unveiled as Gordon Drummond’s successor as captain.
Former Under-19 batsman Freddie Coleman earned his inclusion in the squad following his 64 runs against Essex on Sunday. Majid Haq will have the opportunity to become Scotland’s leading wicket-taker in one-day internationals. He has 41 scalps to his name, the same number as John Blain.
Cricket Scotland contracted players, Richie Berrington and Moneeb Iqbal, made the squad, along with vice-captain Preston Mommsen, who will look to continue the recent form that has brought him 130 unbeaten runs against Hampshire and Essex in the 2013 YB40.
Allrounder Rob Taylor was included after performing for Leicestershire, while Northamptonshire’s first choice wicketkeeper David Murphy was called up. Neil Carter and Ian Wardlaw will also be looking to create an impact after making their debuts for Scotland against Afghanistan earlier in the year.
The 1st ODI between Pakistan vs Scotland is being played at Grange Cricket Club Ground, Raeburn Place, Edinburgh on Friday May 17 at 10:45 local in Edinburgh, 09:45 GMT and 14:45 PKT in Pakistan.
You can catch ball by ball coverage with commentary and live scores along with batting, bowling and fielding statistics for the 1st ODI match of PAK vs SCO here on Cricket.com.pk – You can also read Pakistan vs Scotland match updates and match report after the match is over.
Pakistan vs Scotland Squads
Pakistan Team: (From) Misbah-ul-Haq (c) Abdur Rehman, Asad Ali, Asad Shafiq, Ehsan Adil, Imran Farhat, Junaid Khan, Kamran Akmal (wk), Mohammad Hafeez, Mohammad Irfan, Nasir Jamshed, Saeed Ajmal, Shoaib Malik, Umar Amin, Wahab Riaz
Scotland: (From) Kyle Coetzer (capt), Preston Mommsen (vc), Richie Berrington, Neil Carter, Freddie Coleman, Josh Davey, Gordon Drummond, Majid Haq, Moneeb Iqbal, Matt Machan, David Murphy, Rob Taylor, Iain Wardlaw.
Pakistan tour of Europe include two ODIs with Scotland followed by two ODI matches against Ireland.
Pakistan vs Scotland 1st ODI Live Streaming of Match
The matches between Pakistan, Scotland and Ireland won’t be broadcast on Television but there are several official and unofficial websites available online that will stream the match live.
Check out the official online websites for live streaming of Pakistan vs Scotland 1st ODI clash here:
1. www.espnstar.com/live/ (in India only)
2. http://sports.ptv.com.pk/livestreaming.html (in Pakistan only)
3. espn.go.com/watchespn/index#sport/cricket/type/upcoming/ (North America)
5. youtube.com/user/willow/Custom (Willow tv free official subscription via Youtube)
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