AFG vs IRE Dream11 : Afghanistan will take on Ireland in the first ODI match in Abu Dhabi on Thursday, 21 January. This series is a part of World Super League and both the teams will look to give their best to grab a win and it is going to be a good contest between two good sides.
AFG vs IRE Prediction Today Afghanistan vs Ireland Match Info :
ODI Match, Afghanistan vs Ireland, Afghanistan vs Ireland ODI
Thursday, 21 January 2021, 11.00 AM (IST)
Stadium – Shiekh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi
Standings at the Points Table (League Stage) –
This will be the first ODI match between Afghanistan and Ireland in this series.
Pitch Report :
Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi’s pitch is pretty good for batting. On this dry surface spinners might enjoy bowling here and with match progresses it’ll get harder for batting so both teams might prefer batting first and a score of 270 plus runs will be a fighting total.
Afghanistan Team News :
Afghanistan is going to play their first match after a long time and their players will be eager to kick start this series with a win and the likes of Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, Mohammad Nabi and Rahmat Shah will be the key players for them in this AFG vs IRE Dream11 prediction match.
AFG Playing 11 (Expected) :
Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Usman Ghani, Rahmat Shah, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Asghar Afghan (c), Mohammad Nabi, Najibullah Zadran, Gulbadin Naib, Rashid Khan, Naveen ul Haq, Mujeeb ur Rahman
Ireland Team News :
Ireland have played a two match ODI series against United Arab Emirates earlier this week which ended in 1-1 draw and in the last match they performed well and registered a big win and will look to carry that form into this match.
IRE Playing 11 (Expected) :
Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien, Andy Balbirnie (c), Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, Simi Singh, Andy McBrine, Barry McCarthy, Craig Young
Afghanistan and Ireland have been performing decently for a long time but in these spin friendly conditions Afghanistan have dominated over Ireland a lot and once again Afghanistan’s spinners will be a tough test for Ireland players and given their track record and performance in these conditions in this AFG vs IRE Today match prediction match Afghanistan is favourite to win.
Captains picks :
Following players can be picked as captains for AFG vs IRE Dream11 team
Rashid Khan :
He is one of the best spinners in the world and against a team like Ireland whose batsmen struggled against spin, he will be very dangerous.
Curtis Campher :
He has been impressive in his little career so far. First he performed well against England and in the last match against UAE he scored a fifty under pressure and also a good pace bowler.
Vice-captain picks :
Following players can be picked as vice-captains for fantasy cricket teams –
Mohammad Nabi :
He is a good all rounder and in these spin conditions he will play a good role with bat as well as with his off spin.
Simi Singh :
He is also a spin bowling all rounder and in the last match against UAE he scored a good fifty and then also picked a five wicket haul.
Dream11 Team :
Wicket keepers : R Gurbaz
Batsmen : H Shahidi, R Shah, A Balbirnie, P Stirling
All rounders : M Nabi, S Singh, C Campher
Bowlers : Rashid Khan, Mujeeb ur Rahman, A McBrine