India vs Ireland face off in a three-match T20I series, with Jasprit Bumrah returning to competitive cricket after being out since September 2022. The T20I series against Ireland is not a top priority for the team, but players must put their best foot forward to gain attention for T20I World Cup. India’s record victory in T20Is against Ireland in Dublin is still impressive, with a 143 runs margin. India has won all four T20I matches against Ireland in Dublin. Deepak Hooda scored his first T20I century in Dublin, and India’s highest opening stand at Dublin was 160 between Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma.
Who has the advantage in the T20I between India and Ireland?
Indian skipper Jasprit Bumrah will play in his first match after posting his worst stats (4-0-50-0) in his last T20I (against Australia in Hyderabad on September 25, 2022).
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Men’s cricket match between India and Ireland: It’s unclear who the underdog is based solely on the stats. However, T20 cricket is the game’s most erratic and volatile format. The Men in Blue will be without some of its strongest names in the three-match T20I series against the Irish. In actuality, Bumrah serves as the Indian team’s captain.
ICC T20 World Cup,2024
T20Is are not a top priority because 2023 is an ODI World Cup year. The ICC T20 World Cup will return in 2024, but before then, players will have to put their best foot forward to gain the attention of the management and the selectors. The team management will be closely monitoring players during this time.
Some of the most intriguing statistics from the India vs Ireland T20I matches:
# India’s stunning victory over Ireland by 143 runs on June 29, 2018, at Dublin, is still their highest margin of victory in T20Is played away from home.
# Ireland’s score against India on June 29, 2018, was 70 off 12.3 overs, the lowest total ever recorded in Dublin.
# India has won all four Twenty20 internationals against Ireland in Dublin, two in 2018 and two in 2022. India has won all five T20I matches against them, including a victory by eight wickets at Trent Bridge in June 2009 during a World Cup match.
# India’s Deepak Hooda scored his first T20I century on June 28, 2022, when he scored 104 off 57 balls against Ireland in Dublin.
# On June 28, 2022, against Ireland, Deepak Hooda and Sanju Samson put together the highest partnership for India for any wicket at Dublin, scoring 176 runs together for the second wicket.
# India’s highest opening stand at Dublin was 160 between Shikhar Dhawan and Rohit Sharma against Ireland on June 27, 2018.
# The best bowling performance at this location by any bowler still belongs to Kuldeep Yadav, who, in June 2018, took 4 for 21 against Ireland.