England will cross-swords with Ireland in the first of the three-match ODI series at Headingley, Leeds, on Wednesday.
England enters the series with momentum, having secured a thrilling 3-1 win against New Zealand in a four-match ODI series. This recent success has infused them with confidence, and they are determined to extend their winning run on their home turf.
Conversely, Ireland encountered a tough test in the T20I series against India last month, resulting in a 2-0 loss. Despite this setback, the Irish side is ready to put up a strong show in the upcoming ODI series against England.
ENG vs IRE 2023, 1st ODI:
- Date and Time: September 20; 11:30 am GMT | 12:30 pm local | 5 pm IST
- Venue: Headingley, Leeds
Headingley Pitch Report:
Headingley in Leeds presents a pitch that is conducive to both batters and bowlers. Fast bowlers, in particular, may find assistance with some seam and swing, posing challenges for the batters. After acclimatizing themselves to the conditions, batters can subsequently play their shots with confidence. The captain who wins the toss would opt to field first.
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Picks:
- Wicketkeepers: Phil Salt
- Batters: Paul Stirling, Joe Root, Zak Crawley
- All-rounders: Craig Overton, Will Jacks, Curtis Campher
- Bowlers: Luke Wood, Mark Adair, Joshua Little, Brydon Carse
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Captain and Vice-Captain:
Choice 1: Will Jacks (c), Luke Wood (vc)
Choice 2: Joe Root (c), Brydon Carse (vc)
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ENG vs IRE Dream11 Prediction Backups:
Andrew Balbirnie, Barry McCarthy, Rehan Ahmed, Ben Duckett
ENG vs IRE Dream11 Team for today’s match (11:30 am GMT, 1st ODI):
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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.