Soumya Sarkar (above), was dismissed for mere a couple by fast-bowler, Josh Davey after being caught behind by Matthew Cross © Getty Images
Soumya Sarkar (above), was dismissed for mere a couple by fast-bowler, Josh Davey after being caught behind by Matthew Cross © Getty Images

Bangladesh opener, Soumya Sarkar, was dismissed for mere a couple by fast-bowler, Josh Davey after being caught behind by Matthew Cross against Scotland in Pool A, match 27 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the Saxton Oval in Nelson on Thursday. Currently, Bangladesh are 14 for the loss of a wicket in three overs, with Tamim Iqbal batting on 10 and Mahmudullah coming in. Live updates: Bangladesh vs Scotland

Earlier, Bangladesh won the toss and elected to field first as they finished on a challenging total of 318 for the loss of eight wickets. South Asian minnows, Bangladesh, take on European minnows, Scotland in their Poll A, match 27 of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at the Saxton Oval in Nelson on Thursday. This is an important game for Bangladesh as they would love a to register a win here and keep their hopes alive of making it to the quarter-finals. Live Scorecard: Bangladesh vs Scotland

Saxton Oval has a somewhat flat track, known to favour the batting side. Of the four matches played here, three have been won by the side batting second — which is probably a statistic the captains would want to have a look at. ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: SCHEDULE & MATCH DETAILS

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