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The Indian team, captained by Bumrah, had restricted Ireland to 139 for seven in the first match but after that rain in the Indian innings did not give the middle-order batsmen a chance to hit the pitch. and team India won the first match with DLS method
This is the second match of the T20 series played between Ireland and India, in the first match, the Indian team has taken a 1-0 lead in the series by defeating the Ireland team by 2 runs due to the Duckworth-Lewis method.
Batting first, the Ireland team had a very poor start, but due to Barry McCarthy's unbeaten innings of 51 runs and Curtis Campher's innings of 39 runs, the Ireland team scored 139 runs for the loss of 7 wickets in the Indian team, chasing the target 6.5 Scored 47 runs for the loss of 2 wickets in the over, although the match had to be stopped due to rain and later due to the Duckworth-Lewis method, the Indian team was declared the winner of this match by 2 runs.
Who will win today's match , Jasprit Bumrah, who is returning to the team after a long gap, was seen in a very good rhythm, he also took 2 wickets in the last match. India is looking in good form in recent matches, they are favorites to win the match. To see the live score of IND vs IRE match, click on the link given below.
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Match Stats, Team India has defeated Ireland twice before in the series on its soil. In 2018 under the leadership of Virat Kohli and in 2022 under the leadership of Hardik Pandya, the two-match series was won 2-0. If India wins the series this time too, it will be a hat-trick of series wins in Ireland. There is a chance to win the first series under Bumrah's captaincy. He has been given the command in place of Hardik, the regular captain of the T20 format.
Host Ireland will have to perform better in batting to challenge the Indian team. Apart from Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie, Joshua Little, Craig Young and George Dockrell will have to step up and take the responsibility. India has so far played six T20 Internationals against Ireland and won all of them. He is yet to get a single win against India.
Ireland (IRE) Possible Playing 11 - 1. Paul Stirling(C), 2. Andy Balbirnie, 3. Lorcan Tucker(WK), 4. Harry Tector, 5. Curtis Campher, 6. George Dockrell, 7. Mark Adair, 8. Joshua Little, 9. Craig Young, 10. Barry McCarthy, 11. Ben White,
India (IND) Possible Playing 11 - 1. Yashasvi Jaiswal, 2. Ruturaj Gaikwad, 3. Tilak Varma, 4. Sanju Samson(WK), 5. Rinku Singh, 6. Shivam Dube, 7. Washington Sundar, 8. Prasidh Krishna, 9. Arshdeep Singh, 10. Jasprit Bumrah(C), 11. Ravi Bishnoi