IRE vs AFG Match Preview, Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips
By Kaif - August 12, 2022 - Last updated on Aug 12, 2022 05:55 PM
IRE vs AFG Match Preview, Dream11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips, Playing 11, Pitch Report, and Injury Updates
IRE vs AFG Match Preview, IRE vs AFG Dream11 Prediction
Ireland team performed brilliantly in the first match of the T20 series by defeating Afghanistan team by 7 wickets and second by 5 wickets to start the series with a win. Batting first, Afghanistan team scored 168 runs for the loss of 7 wickets.
On behalf of the Ireland team, fast bowler Barry McCarthy also performed brilliantly, taking 3 wickets, in this match also the team expects him to perform well. While the Afghanistan team will take a lesson from their past mistakes in this match with the intention of winning the series, Irelands team would like to strengthen their hold in this series.
IRE vs AFG Match Details
- Match - Ireland vs Afghanistan, 3rd T20I
- Venue - Civil Service Cricket Club, Belfast
- Date & Time - 12th August at 8:00 PM IST and 3:30 PM Local Time
- Live Streaming - FanCode
Also Read: Ireland vs Afghanistan Head to Head and Live Match Score
Ireland (IRE) Team
- Ireland have won the first two matches and will be looking to take an unassailable lead in this game and earn their first series win against Afghanistan in this format.
- Andy Balbirnie and Paul Stirling will probably open the inning.
- Andy Balbirnie is having topmost fantasy points in this series.
- Lorcan Tucker will bat at the one-down position.
- Harry Tector and Gareth Delany will handle the middle-order batting.
- Andy Balbirnie will lead the Ireland as a Captain. He is having topmost fantasy points in this series.
- Lorcan Tucker will do the Wicket Keeping for Ireland.
- George Dockrell and Gareth Delany will take care of the spin bowling of his team.
- Barry McCarthy and Joshua Little will lead the pace attack of his team.
Afghanistan (AFG) Team
- Afghanistan will be hoping to make a strong comeback and win the rest three matches to maintain their domination over the Irish team.
- Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Usman Ghani will probably open the inning.
- Hashmatullah Shahidi will bat at the one-down position.
- Najibullah-Zadran and Mohammad Nabi will handle the middle-order batting.
- Mohammad Nabi is having topmost fantasy points in this series.
- Mohammad Nabi will lead Afghanistan as a Captain.
- Rahmanullah Gurbaz will do the Wicket Keeping for Afghanistan.
- Mohammad Nabi and Mujeeb-ur-Rahman will take care of the spin bowling of his team.
- Naveen-ul-Haq and Fazal Haq will lead the pace attack of his team.
IRE vs AFG Fantasy Tips
- Looking by the pitch behavior, Picking top-order batters would be crucial here.
- Death over bowlers are must to have in your fantasy team on a surface like this.
- In Wicket Keeping, both are good. However, Rahmanullah Gurbaz is the better choice.
- Spinners may play a major role on this pitch.
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IRE vs AFG Small League Must PicksIRE
- Andy Balbirnie [134 points], George Dockrell [122 points]AFG
- Mohammad Nabi [98 points], Naveen-ul-Haq [94 points]
IRE vs AFG Grand League Risky PicksIRE
- Andy McBrine [30 points], Paul Stirling [57 points]AFG
- Azmatullah Omarzai [27 points], Rashid-Khan [31 points]
IRE vs AFG Playing 11
Ireland (IRE) Possible Playing 11
1. Andy Balbirnie(C), 2.Paul Stirling, 3. Lorcan Tucker(WK), 4.Harry Tector, 5.Gareth Delany, 6.Curtis Campher, 7.George Dockrell, 8.Andy McBrine, 9.Mark Adair, 10.Barry McCarthy, 11.Joshua Little
Afghanistan (AFG) Possible Playing 11
1.Rahmanullah Gurbaz(WK), 2.Usman Ghani, 3.Hashmatullah Shahidi, 4.Najibullah-Zadran, 5.Mohammad Nabi(C), 6.Ibrahim Zadran, 7.Azmatullah Omarzai, 8.Rashid-Khan, 9.Fazal Haq, 10.Naveen-ul-Haq, 11.Mujeeb-ur-Rahman
IRE vs AFG Pitch Report
The pitch is friendly to the batsmen and they can be able to dominate the game. The fast bowlers may get some initial help and the team winning the toss may look to bowl.
IRE vs AFG Weather Report
The sky will remain cloudy, there is a possibility of light rain. The temperature is expected to remain 15 degree Celsius.
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