India and Ireland are all set to face each other in the two-matches T20I series starting from June 26. Here are details about the IND vs IRE 1st T20I match. Hardik Pandya will lead India while Andrew Balbirnie will lead Ireland.
India and Ireland are all set to face each other in the two-matches T20I series starting from June 26. India tour Ireland after sharing the trophy with South Africa in the last T20I series. The 5-matches T20I series ended in a 2-2 draw after the fifth and final match in Bengaluru was washed away due to rain.
Ireland, on the other hand, played its last T20I match against UAE in T20 World Cup 2021 Qualifier. So, Ireland will have to work hard and make a good strategy to give tough competition to a strong team like India.
India will miss their key players Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma and Jasprit Bumrah just like the last series. They are in England preparing for a test match. Rishabh Pant and Shreyas Iyer have also joined them.
However, Suryakumar Yadav and Sanju Samson have returned to the team. Rahul Tripathi has also been taken into the team. Bowling side of India will be same which includes Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Harshal Patel, Avesh Khan and Yuzvendra Chahal. Umran Malik and Arshdeep Singh will be waiting for their turn in the team.
Hardik Pandya will lead the team India and Bhuvneshwar Kumar will be the vice-captain. In IPL 2022, Pandya guided his team to lift the trophy and he is capable for doing the same for India.
On the other hand, Andrew Balbirnie will lead Ireland. This team have a mix of young and experienced players. Batting of the team will be largely depend on Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie and Lorcan Tucker. On the bowling front, Josh Little, Mark Adair and Craig Young will lead the seam attack and Andy McBrine will play a crucial role as their spinner.
Here are details about the India vs Ireland 1st T20I match.
What is the venue for the IND vs IRE 1st T20I match?
The 1st T20I match between India and Ireland is scheduled to be played at The Village, Dublin.
What is the date and time for the IND vs IRE 1st T20I match?
The India vs Ireland 1st T20I match will be played on sunday June 26, 2022. The match will begin at 9:00 PM IST (4 PM Local time).
How to watch the IND vs IRE 1st T20I match live on TV and online?
The T20I matches between India and Ireland will be live telecasted on Sony Six and Sony Six HD in India. The live streaming of the match will also be available on Sony Liv app and website.