India vs Ireland 1st T20I Highlights: India posted 111 for three in 9.2 overs thanks to Deepak Hooda’s unbeaten 29-ball 47.
India vs Ireland 1st T20I Highlights: Deepak Hooda and captain Hardik Pandya acted with the bat as India beat Ireland in the rain-hit first T20I at Malahide Cricket Club in Dublin. Chasing a target of 109, India chased down the target with 16 balls to spare, with Hooda scoring an unbeaten 47 after Hardik was dismissed for 24 (12). Earlier, Harry Tector scored an unbeaten 64 as Ireland managed 108 for four in 12 overs against India. Despite losing early wickets, Tector and Lorcan Tucker kept their composure and took Ireland to a challenging total. The match was reduced to a side affair for the first 12 overs after rain disrupted proceedings on several occasions.
India’s playing XI: Ruturaj Gaikwad, Ishan Kishan, Deepak Hooda, Suryakumar Yadav, Hardik Pandya (c), Dinesh Karthik (wk), Axar Patel, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Avesh Khan, Yuzvendra Chahal, Umran Malik
Ireland Playing XI: Paul Stirling, Andy Balbirnie (c), Gareth Delany, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker (wk), George Dockrell, Mark Adair, Andy McBrine, Craig Young, Josh Little, Conor Olfert
India vs Ireland 1st T20I Highlights: Rain delayed the first T20I between Ireland and India here on Sunday. Rain is also playing a game of hide and seek as the toss was also delayed due to the rain. During a short period of without rain, Hardik Pandya won the toss in his first match as Indian skipper and opted to bowl first against Ireland looking the weather condition of Ireland.
Deepak Hooda and Suryakumar Yadav returned to the Indian team in place of Shreyas Iyer and Rishabh Pant, who are currently in England with the Test squad. Batsman Suryakumar Yadav also returned to the XI after recovering from injury. While Deepak Hooda, Sanju Samson and Rahul Tripathi were selected in the XI. Ishan Kishan made a strong case for the reserve opener’s slot with his consistent run against South Africa and he will be looking to build on that success.
Meanwhile, two players debut their respective team first young pacer Umran Malik was handed his India cap. He is playing in place of Harshal Patel. Conor Olfert, on the other hand, made his debut for Ireland.
Harry Tector played an astonishing 64 not out and helped Ireland post a fighting total against India in a rain-hit 12 overs. Tector played some great shots against the Indian bowlers who might have miscalculate him. Yuzvendra Chahal was the bowlers’ choice for India with his economical figures of 1/11 in 3 overs.
What date first T20I match between Ireland (IRE) and India (IND) will be played?
The first T20I match between Ireland and India will take place on June 26, Sunday.
Where will the first T20I match Ireland (IRE) vs India (IND) be played?
The match between Ireland and India will be played at The Village in Dublin.
What time will the first T20I match Ireland (IRE) vs India (IND) begin?
The first T20I match between Ireland and India will begin at 9:00 pm IST.
Which TV channels will broadcast Ireland (IRE) vs India (IND) match?
Ireland vs India match will be televised on Sony Sports Network in India.
How do I watch the live streaming of the Ireland (IRE) vs India (IND) match?
Ireland vs India first T20I match is available to be streamed live on the SonyLIV app and website.