Following the frustrating washout of the three-match ODI series-opening game, England will take on Ireland in the second ODI at Trent Bridge, Nottingham. The anticipation is palpable as both teams are eager to win in this encounter.
With the series still up for grabs, this match holds importance for England and Ireland, who are vying to gain the upper hand and establish much-needed momentum. A win here could set the tone for the rest of the series, making it a high-octane event as these cricketing nations prepare to battle it on the field.
ENG vs IRE 2023, 2nd ODI:
- Date and Time: September 23; 10:00 am GMT | 11:00 am local | 3:30 pm IST
- Venue: Trent Bridge, Nottingham.
Trent Bridge Pitch Report:
Trent Bridge is renowned for its consistent and firm pitch, allowing batters to express their stroke-making abilities confidently. With an average first innings total of 249, the pitch encourages teams to set challenging targets. However, it also provides support to bowlers, particularly under overcast conditions. Opting to bat first after winning the toss can provide a slight advantage to teams searching for a competitive edge on this versatile pitch.
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ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Picks:
- Wicketkeepers: Phil Salt
- Batters: Zak Crawley, Paul Stirling, Andy Balbirine
- All-rounders: Curtis Campher, Craig Overton, Will Jacks, Gareth Delaney
- Bowlers: Brydon Carse, Joshua Little, Luke Wood
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Captain and Vice-Captain:
Choice 1: Will Jacks (c), Curtis Campher (vc)
Choice 2: Andy Balbirine (c), Brydon Carse (vc)
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Backups:
Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy, Rehan Ahmed, Ben Duckett
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Team for today’s match (10:00 am GMT, 2nd ODI):
England: Rehan Ahmed, Joe Root, Brydon Carse, Zak Crawley (c), Ben Duckett (vc), Sam Hain, Will Jacks, Craig Overton, Matthew Potts, Phil Salt, George Scrimshaw, Jamie Smith, Luke Wood
Ireland: Paul Stirling (c), Mark Adair, Andrew Balbirnie, Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Graham Hume, Joshua Little, Andy McBrine, Barry McCarthy, Neil Rock, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Theo van Woerkom, Craig Young.