Reuters India – (Reuters) – Scotland’s historic win over England has led to praise from Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar, who has called for the sport’s second-tier teams to get more opportunities to prove themselves against top sides.

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  • (Reuters) – Scotland’s historic win over England has led to praise from Indian batting great Sachin Tendulkar, who has called for the sport’s second-tier teams to get more opportunities to prove themselves against top sides.
  • FILE PHOTO: Scotland’s Safyaan Sharif celebrates sealing first ever one-day international win against England, June 10, 2018 Action Images via Reuters/Craig Brough/File PhotoScotland, who failed to qualify for the 2019 World Cup after the International Cricket Council’s (ICC) decision to limit the tournament to 10 teams, recorded their biggest victory when they beat England, the top-ranked one-day international team, by six runs on Sunday.
  • “Teams with massive potential like Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland along with many others have to be given more opportunities to play against the more experienced teams.
  • Scotland can continue their fine form when they face Pakistan in a two-match twenty20 international series, starting on Tuesday.
  • Cricket – Scotland v England – One Day International – Grange Cricket Club, Edinburgh, Britain – June 10, 2018 Scotland players celebrate winning the match Action Images via Reuters/Craig BroughReporting by Aditi Prakash in Bengaluru; Editing by Christian Radnedge


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