IRE vs AFG Dream11 prediction 5th T20I Playing 11, Top Picks, Fantasy cricket tips for Dream11 team for Today’s match

Updated on: Aug 16, 2022 9:53 pm IST


    IRE vs AFG Dream11 Prediction: Afghanistan have comeback strongly after losing the first two T20Is to take the series to the decider. They are a much stronger side compared to Ireland and never must have lost the first two games but they rectified their team and made some good changes and have reaped rewards with 2 back to back wins. Ireland would be disappointed if they lose this series as they had a firm grip over AFG after first two games.

    IRE vs AFG Dream11 prediction for Today match

    5th T20I, IRE vs AFG

    17 August, 8 PM IST

    Belfast, Ireland

    Watch IRE vs AFG live score

    Watch IRE vs AFG 5th T20I Live score on Fancode

    Last result at the venue

    Afghanistan beat Ireland by 27 runs

    IRE vs AFG Pitch Report

    A belter of a wicket is expected for this game. Anything around 190 should be a winning total.

    Form guide



    Ireland playing 11

    • Ireland’s batting order is set in stone and Is likely to remain the same for the decider.
    • Simi Singh had replaced Curtis Campher in the XI and will be getting another chance to impress.
    • Craig Young hasn’t played a game in this series and might get the nod ahead of Barry McCarthy.
    1. Paul Stirling
    2. Andrew Balbirnie
    3. Lorcan Tucker
    4. Harry Tector
    5. Goerge Dockrell
    6. Gareth Delany
    7. Mark Adair
    8. Fionn Hand
    9. Simi Singh
    10. Joshua Little
    11. Barry McCarthy/Craig Young

    Lorcan Tucker’s stats

    A rare failure for Lorcan Tucker in the 4th game. He is in top form and can be a good pick from Ireland.

    T20Is Runs Strike rate Last 5 performances
    41 657 122 4, 31, 27, 50, 0

    George Dockrell’s stats

    George Dockrell is in very good form. He has been hitting the ball cleanly. He has good records against AFG.

    T20Is vs AFG Runs Average Strike rate
    21 249 49 136

    Afghanistan Playing 11

    • Fazalhaq Farooqi has been ruled out and his replacement Fareed Ahmad Malik bowled beautifully in the previous game. He will maintain his place in the XI.
    • AFG are likely to go in with the same team that played the 4th game.
    1. Rahmanullah Gurbaz
    2. Hazratullah Zazai
    3. Najibullah Zadran
    4. Mohammad Nabi
    5. Ibrahim Zadran
    6. Azmatullah Omarzai
    7. Sharafuddin Ashraf
    8. Rashid Khan
    9. Naveen-Ul-Haq
    10. Mujeeb Ur Rahman
    11. Fareed Ahmad Malik

    Rahmanullah Gurbaz’s stats

    He gave a quick start in the rain curtailed game in 4th match. He has solid numbers against IRE.

    T20Is vs IRE Runs Average Strike rate
    7 209 29 145

    Rashid Khan’s stats

    He is becoming a reliable hitter lower down the order in the recent past. He needs to bring his best with the ball in the series decider.

    T20Is vs IRE Wickets Average Strike rate
    17 36 10 17l6

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    Who will win Ireland vs Afghanistan Today Match?

    1. Afghanistan are on the verge of winning their 2nd series in Ireland as they had won one in 2018.
    2. Ireland has never won T20I series against AFG and they can win the series if they win the 5th game.
    3. Rashid Khan finally picked a wicket in the 4th match after going wicketless in the first 3 games of the series.
    4. Afghanistan are quite the favorites to win the game in IRE vs AFG today match prediction

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    IRE vs AFG Dream11 team prediction

    Wicket-Keepers: Lorcan Tucker, Rahmanullah Gurbaz

    Batsmen: Najibullah Zadran, Andrew Balbirnie, Ibrahim Zadran, Paul Stirling

    All-rounder- Mohammad Nabi, George Dockrell

    Bowlers: Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-Ul-Haq, Rashid Khan

    IRE vs AFG Dream11 prediction captain & Vice captain choices

    For small league, head-to-head contests– Rashid Khan, Lorcan Tucker

    For grand leagues– Rahmanullah Gurbaz, George Dockrell

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