India will face Ireland in the first fixture of the 2-match T20I series at Castle Avenue, Dublin. The Indian team is coming into this series with a tied series against South Africa and will look to continue the momentum. The key players for them will be Ishan Kishan and Hardik Pandya.
On the other hand, Ireland played well in the T20 World Cup qualifier and won the ODI series against West Indies. The likes of Andy McBrine and Andy Balbirnie are experienced campaigners, who need to perform well for the team.
India vs Ireland, 2nd T20I
Venue: The Village, Dublin
Date & Time: 28th June at 9:00 PM IST and 4:30 PM Local Time
Live Streaming: Sony SIX and Sony LIV
IRE vs IND, 2nd T20I Pitch Report:
This venue is known for assisting the batters in the international as well as the recently completed domestic games. A total of 150 will be the par score on this venue, and the fast bowlers will be the key to taking wickets.
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IRE vs IND, 2nd T20I Probable Playing XIs:
Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ishan Kishan, Suryakumar Yadav, Sanju Samson/Deepak Hooda, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya (c), Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Yuzvendra Chahal, Arshdeep Singh
Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Gareth Delany, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Andy McBrine, Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy, Joshua Little, Curtis Campher
Top Picks for IRE vs IND Dream11 Match:
Top Picks- Batters
The experienced batter has 1429 runs in 67 innings at an average of 24.22, with five fifties.
Top Picks- All-Rounders
The quality all-rounder will be the best pick from the Ireland team due to his form. In 57 T20s, he has 55 wickets and 576 runs. In the ODI series against West Indies, Andy picked up 10 wickets and scored 128 runs.
The middle-order batter hit 117 runs in four innings of the last T20I series at a strike rate of 153.94. In this series, he is expected to ball two-three overs as well.
Top Picks- Bowlers
Adair has been a consistent performer, whether be it with bat or ball. In 39 T20Is, he has picked 59 wickets and scored 256 runs.
The leg-spinner scalped six wickets in four innings of the South Africa series at an economy of 8.18.
Top Picks- Wicketkeeper
The experienced batter was terrific scoring 92 runs in four innings at a strike rate of 158.62, and an average of 46.