Desert T20 Challenge: Scotland beat the Netherlands to reach semi-finals
|Desert T20 Challenge, Abu Dhabi:|
|Scotland 148-7 (20 overs): Berrington 38, Wallace 21|
|The Netherlands 141 (19.2 overs): Rippon 42, Cooper 24|
|Scotland won by seven runs|
Scotland beat the Netherlands by seven runs to seal a semi-final place at the Desert T20 Challenge.
Josh Davey took four wickets as the Scots prevented the Dutch reaching their target of 149 in Abu Dhabi.
Davey ended a 53-run opening partnership between Ben Cooper and Michael Rippon and Con de Lange's two for 17 also proved crucial.
Earlier, all-rounder Richie Berrington top-scored for Grant Bradburn's side with 38 runs as they reached 148-7.
The Scots beat opening Group B opponents Hong Kong on Saturday and face Oman on Thursday.
The top two from two four-team sections progress to Friday's semi-finals.
In Group A, Ireland recovered from an opening loss to Afghanistan by beating Namibia.