ZIM vs IRE Dream11 Prediction, Playing 11, Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for 1st T20I Zimbabwe vs Ireland Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

Updated on: Jan 11, 2023 12:09 pm IST

  • ZIM vs IRE Dream11

    ZIM vs IRE Dream11 Prediction: Zimbabwe begin their 2023 cricket calendar by hosting Ireland for a T20I series of 3 games. This series is a good option for both countries to test their white-ball skills and improve their game. Ireland will also want to make this opportunity count.

    ZIM vs IRE Dream11 Team Prediction for Today Match

    1st T20I, Zimbabwe vs Ireland, 3-match T20I series 12 January 2023 @ 04:30 PM IST

    Where to watch ZIM vs IRE on TV and Live Streaming?

    A Twitter Broadcast will allow fans in Ireland and the ZIM to watch the match that day. The Disney+ Hotstar website and app will stream the T20 Series between Zimbabwe and Ireland.

    ZIM vs IRE Pitch Report 

    The Harare Sports Club has hosted 36 T20I games in which team batting first won 23 games. The average score here is 148. The 36 games have seen score excess of 190 only 7 times. So be prepared for a total of around 150 runs.

    ZIM Playing 11 

    • Sikandar Raza will miss this series due to commitments in other T20 leagues.
    • Innocent Kaia and Tadiwanashe Marumani will be the openers.
    • All eyes will be on Gary Ballance in the middle order along with Craig Ervine.
    • Sean Williams will be the key all-rounder.
    • Reece Topley could be the MVP for the team with his bowling exploits.

    1. Innocent Kaia
    2. Tadiwanashe Marumani
    3. Gary Ballance
    4. Ryan Burl
    5. Craig Ervine (c)
    6. Sean Williams
    7. Clive Madande †
    8. Wessly Madhevere
    9. Tendai Chatara
    10. Luke Jongwe
    11. Richard Ngarava

    Gary Ballance Stats in T20

    He is starting a new chapter in his cricket career by representing Zimbabwe. Expect him to make it count as he is a good batter with decent T20 record.

    Matches Runs Highest score Average Strike rate 100s/50s
    100 1807 140* 23.16 122.67 7/134

    Richard Ngarava  Stats in T20

    He is an inform bowler and has picked 5 wickets in last 3 T20I games. He knows conditions well and can claim quick wickets.

    Matches Wickets Strike-rate Average Economy Best figures
    54 49 22.4 28.83 7.70 2/13

    IRE Playing 11 

    • Paul Stirling and Josh Little will miss this series.
    • Lorcan Tucker and Andy Balbirnie will open the batting.
    • Curtis Campher will bat in the middle-order.
    • Barry McCarthy is the key bowler.

    1.Andy Balbirnie (c)

    2. Lorcan Tucker †

    3.Harry Tector

    4. Curtis Campher

    5. Neil Rock †

    6. Gareth Delany

    7. Fionn Hand

    8. Tyrone Kane

    9. Barry McCarthy

    10.Mark Adair

    11.Ben White

    Lorcan Tucker Stats in T20

    Lorcan Tucker is in good T20I form. He was the team’s leading run-getter in the T20 World cup with 212 runs in 6 games. He has scores of 13, 71*, 34, 10 and 45* in last 5 games.

    Matches Runs Highest score Average Strike rate 100s/50s
    94 1490 84 21.28 130.58 0/8

    Barry McCarthy Stats in T20

    He showed signs of his ability in the T20I World Cup by claiming 5 wickets. With J Little missing the series, expect McCarthy to step up.

    Matches Wickets Strike-rate Average Economy Best figures
    65 65 19.8 30.12 9.11 4/18

    Who will win ZIM vs IRE today match?

    • Both sides are playing without their key players but still have retained their core.
    • The home advantage will work in Zimbabwe’s favour and hence Zimbabwe will win this game.

    ZIM vs IRE Dream11 Prediction

    Wicketkeepers: Clive Madande, Neil Rock,

    Batters: Andy Balbirnie, Lorcan Tucker, Gary Ballance, Curtis Campher, Craig Ervine

    All-rounders: Sean Williams,

    Bowlers: Richard Ngarava, Barry McCarthy, Ben White

    Who should be the captain of your ZIM vs IRE Dream11 Fantasy Team?

    For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Lorcan Tucker, Gary Ballance,

    For Grand League: Richard Ngarava, Barry McCarthy,


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