Christchurch, Australia (BBN)-Scotland sensed a shock after England reduced them by 119 runs in the 14th match of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 at Hagley Oval on Monday.
England took a total grip on Scotland taking their all wickets in irregular interval while the latter were chasing the 304 target fixed by the former in the Group A match in Christchurch of Australia.
Moeen Ali helped England with his personal 128 post to pile 303 for eight against Scotland.
Scotland scored 184 runs in 42.2 overs losing all wickets.
Earlier, Scotland won the toss and decided to field first.
England: Ian Bell, Moeen Ali, Gary Ballance, Joe Root, Eoin Morgan (capt), James Taylor, Jos Buttler (wk), Chris Woakes, Stuart Broad, Steven Finn and James Anderson
Scotland: Kyle Coetzer, Calum MacLeod, Freddie Coleman, Matt Machan, Preston Mommsen, Richie Berrington, Matthew Cross, Josh Davey, Majid Haq, Alasdair Evans and Iain Wardlaw
Wednesday, May 27, 2020