Scotland won the toss and elected to field.
Super 12 match 20 will be played between Scotland and New Zealand. Scotland will look to record their first victory of the tournament while the latter will try to beat the Scottish side with a big margin to keep their hopes of qualifying for the Semi-Final alive.
New Zealand (Playing 11): Martin Guptill, Daryl Mitchell, Kane Williamson(c), Devon Conway(w), James Neesham, Glenn Phillips, Mitchell Santner, Adam Milne, Tim Southee, Ish Sodhi, Trent Boult
Scotland (Playing 11): George Munsey, Kyle Coetzer(c), Matthew Cross(w), Richie Berrington, Calum MacLeod, Michael Leask, Chris Greaves, Mark Watt, Safyaan Sharif, Alasdair Evans, Bradley Wheal
10 overs done. New Zealand are 70 for the loss of three wickets.
New Zealand posted 172 runs on the board for the loss of five wickets.
Can Scotland chase this target of 173 to upset New Zealand?
Scotland ends the powerplay on a high by hitting five consecutive boundaries in the sixth over. Scotland are 48/1.
After 10 overs, Scotland are 76/2.
Scotland need 97 more runs in 60 balls.
After 17 overs, Scotland are 117 for the loss of five wickets.
New Zealand win by 16 runs. it was a close match, a very good fight put up by Scotland but it was not enough to chase the target. Indian fans are also heartbroken along with Scottish fans as it narrows the chances of India to qualify for the SemiFinals.
Martin Guptil fighting 93 runs helped New Zealand to post 172 runs while bowlers of New Zealand did a decent job to stop the Scotland batsman.