Categories: Fantasy Cricket
| On 2 weeks ago

IRE vs NAM Dream11 Match Prediction | ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifiers | Team News, Playing 11, Fantasy Teams

By Dheeraj Singh @Cric_kette

IRE vs NAM Dream11 Today Match Prediction | 3rd Place Playoff

Ireland vs Namibia Match Preview:

IRE vs NAM Dream 11: Ireland will lock horns with Namibia for the third-place playoff in the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019. Both the teams will meet at Dubai International Cricket Stadium in the afternoon.

Both the teams have booked their place at the World Cup 2020 and the result of this game bears no consequences. However, after facing defeats in the respective last encounters, both Namibia and Ireland would be looking to end the campaign with a win.

Ireland faced 21 runs drubbing at the hands of Netherlands while Namibia fell short of 18 runs while chasing 131 runs target set by Papua New Guinea.

The final of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019 will be played between the Netherlands and Papua New Guinea at 09:00 PM tonight.

Match Details:

ICC Men’s T20 World Cup Qualifier 2019- 3rd place Playoff
Date: Saturday, 2nd November 2019
Venue:  Dubai International Cricket Stadium, Dubai
Time: 03:40 PM IST

Also Read: IND vs BAN Today Match Prediction | 1st T20I 2019

Team Form Guide (Recent Matches First):

Ireland: L, W, W, L, W, L
Namibia: L, W, W, W, W, W

Nature of the wicket

The surface has something for everyone including batsmen, spinners, and pacers. However, chasing has been difficult here so the team winning the toss would like to bat first.

Weather Report:

The weather is expected to stay clear with no chances of rain whatsoever.

IRE vs NAM Team News:


  • A couple of changes are expected as this is a dead rubber
  • Management might look to test the bench strength

Team Combination:

  • Paul Stirling and Kevin O Brien are likely to open the innings
  • Andrew Balbirnie, G Delany, Hary Tector and skipper G Wilson will form the middle order
  • Craig Young, Boyd Rankin, Gareth Delany and Mark Adair are likely to form the attack

Ireland Playing11-

Gary Wilson (c & wk), Paul Stirling, Kevin O Brien, Gareth Delany, Mark Adair, Craig Young, George Dockrell, Boyd Rankin, Andrew Balbirnie, Harry Tector, Stuart Thompson


  • Namibia can also under one or two changes

Team combination:

  • S Baard, JP Kotze, Craig Williams and JJ Smit are sure shot starters with the bat
  • C Viljoen, Gerhard Erasmus, Bernard Scholtz will take turns with the ball

NAM Playing 11-

Christi Viljoen, Zhivago Groenewald, Stephan Baard, Niko Davin, JP Kotze, Craig Williams, Gerhard Erasmus (c), Zane Green (wk), JJ Smit, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo

IRE vs NAM Squads:

Ireland Squad:

Harry Tector, Gary Wilson(w/c), Paul Stirling, Lorcan Tucker, Shane Getkate, Kevin O Brien, Andrew Balbirnie, Gareth Delany, Mark Adair, Stuart Thompson, George Dockrell, Craig Young, Boyd Rankin, Simi Singh, Barry McCarthy

Namibia Squad:

Stephan Baard, Pikky Ya France, Tangeni Lungameni, Niko Davin, JP Kotze, Craig Williams, JJ Smit, Gerhard Erasmus(c), Zane Green(w), Christi Viljoen, Zhivago Groenewald, Bernard Scholtz, Ben Shikongo, Karl Birkenstock, Jan Frylinck

IRE vs NAM Dream11 Fantasy Picks:

Fantasy picks from Ireland:

  • Paul Stirling is the leading run-getter for Ireland in the tournament. In 7 innings he has amassed 266 runs at an impressive average of 44.33
  • With 10 scalps in the bag, Mark Adair is the leading wicket-taker for the side

Fantasy picks from Namibia-

  • G Erasmus and JJ Smit are the top scorers in the side with 217 and 180 runs respectively
  • J Frylinck and B Scholtz have bagged the most wickets for the side with 15 and 14 scalps respectively

IRE vs NAM Dream11 Fantasy Team:

Disclaimer: Management can take late decisions depending on the match situation. The Fantasy teams which we have provided here of HK vs OMN Dream11 is best of our interest and depending on the credit scores of the players.

Dheeraj Singh @Cric_kette

It might be a just another game for you, but for me, Cricket is something which I live for. From following cricket teams to keeping an eye on every new update in the cricketing world, I try to deliver the best and true I can in my every writing.