SCO vs IRE Dream11 Prediction, Playing 11, Top Picks, Fantasy Cricket Tips for T20 World Cup 2022 Scotland vs Ireland Dream11 Team for Today’s Match

Updated on: Oct 18, 2022 4:34 am IST

  • Scotland vs Ireland Dream11

    SCO vs IRE Dream11 Prediction : The world cup has just begun and the group stage has already become interesting just after the first round of matches. On the second day, we witnessed another upset as West Indies bowed down to Scotland by 42 runs. Scotland were simply brilliant throughout and as it turned out they were clinical enough to get past the two time T20 World Cup champions. On the contrary, Ireland lost to Zimbabwe by 31 runs and have made things really tough for themselves as far as chances of qualification for the Super 12 is concerned.

    SCO vs IRE  Dream11 Team Prediction for Today Match

    Scotland Vs Ireland , Match 7 of T20 World Cup.
    19 October, 9: 30 AM IST
    Bellerive Oval, Hobart.

    Where to watch SCO vs IRE  Live?

    Watch SCO vs IRE Live on Star Sports Network. Online streaming will be available on the Disney + Hotstar app.

    Scotland vs Ireland Pitch Report

    The conditions at the Bellerive Oval in Hobart are ideal for the batters. The ball comes on to the bat and the batters enjoy themselves on a steady paced wicket. Teams usually prefer chasing here, as the pitch becomes better for the batters as the game progresses. However, the first two games of the world cup played at this venue were won by teams batting first. The par score is expected to be somewhere around 160-170 runs.

    T20 World Cup 2022 Points Table

                                      Group B Points Table
    Teams  Played Won  Lost  No Result Points NRR
    Scotland 1 1 0 0 2 2.10
    Zimbabwe 1 1 0 0 2 1.55
    Ireland 1 0 1 0 0 -1.55
    West Indies 1 0 1 0 0 -2.10

    Last result at the venue

    Scotland (160/5 in 20 Overs) beat West Indies (118 in 18.3 Overs) by 42 runs.

    Zimbabwe (174/7 in 20 overs) beat Ireland (143/9 in 20 Overs) by 31 runs.

    Form Guide

    Scotland – L L L W W

    Ireland –   L L W L L

     Related: Indian Batsmen with Most Sixes in International Cricket

    SCO  Playing 11

    • Scotland seem to be content with their playing 11 and thus, are expected to go with the same eleven.
    • Richard Berrington will lead the side hoping to replicate the result of their last game.
    • Brad Wheal and Mark Watt will be the key bowlers for Scotland who will try to restrict the opposition to low scores.
    • George Munsey scored 66(53) and would look to continue his good run.

    1. George Munsey
    2. Michael Jones
    3. Matthew Cross (wk)
    4. Richard Berrington
    5. Calum MacLeod
    6. Michael Leask
    7. Mark Watt
    8. Chris Greaves
    9. Josh Davey
    10. Safyaan Sharif
    11. Brad Wheal

    Richard Berrington Stats in T20I

    Richard Berrington would have to lead from the front in order to help Scotland reach the Group Stage. His first match against the Windies was not what he would have expected for but the victory shall give him a lot of confidence going forward.

    Matches Runs Strike Rate Average 50s/100
    75 1717 128.52 31.22 7/1

    Mark Watt Stats in T20I

    Mark Watt is a seasoned left arm orthodox bowler for the Scotts and he can always prove to be lethal. He played a crucial role in that win against the Windies as he grabbed three important scalps.

    Matches Wickets Strike Rate Economy 4W/5W
    47 57 18.30 7.08 0/1

    IRE  Playing 11

    • Ireland were not a their best against Zimbabwe, but still shall back the same eleven to deliver them with the goods.
    • Their all rounders Gareth Delany, Curtis Campher and George Dockrell had a decent outing and are expected to retain their place in the eleven.
    • The captain Andrew Balbirnie has a lot on his shoulders and would look to take more responsibility while batting along with Paul Stirling.

    1. Paul Stirling
    2. Andrew Balbirnie(C)
    3. Lorcan Tucker
    4. Harry Tector
    5. George Dockrell
    6. Curtis Campher
    7. Gareth Delany
    8. Simi Singh
    9. Mark Adair
    10. Barry McCarthy
    11. Joshua Little

    Andrew Balbirnie Stats in T20I

    The Irish captain needs to lead from the front all the more after that defeat against Zimbabwe. Their chances for qualification have taken a massive hit and thus, Andrew Balbirnie should make sure of getting his team through.

    Matches Runs Average 50s/100s Strike Rate
    73 1597 23.80 7/0 126.00

    Joshua Little Stats in T20I

    Joshua Little is the strike bowler for the Irish. His left arm medium pace  should help him generate some bounce on the pitches of Australia. He proved it by bagging three wickets for his team against Zimbabwe.

    Matches Wickets Economy Average 4W/5W
    42 48 7.63 19.80 2/0

    Related: Indian Batsmen with Most Runs in T20 Internationals

    Who will win Scotland vs Ireland today match?

    • Scotland gave themselves a major boost for the chances in Super 12 after a good opening game. Ireland will have to play out of their skins to get past the Scots in order to gain some momentum going ahead in the tournament.
    • Scotland have faced Ireland on thirteen occasions in T20I and the Scotts have got the better of their opponents only thrice, whereas Ireland have emerged victorious on 8 occasions.
    • The win against the Windies comes as a major boost for Scotland as they look set to make the Super 12 of the world cup.

    Considering form, head to head record and morale of both sides, Scotland are favourites to win as per our Scotland vs Ireland  today match prediction.

    SCO vs IRE Dream11 Prediction

    Wicket-keeper:  Matthew Cross 

    Batters: Paul Stirling, Richard Berrington, George Dockrell, Andrew Balbirnie, George Munsey 

    All-rounder: Michael Leask, Gareth Delany

    Bowlers: Brad Wheal, Mark Watt, Joshua Little.

    Related: Indian Bowlers With most wickets in T20 Internationals

    SCO vs IRE Dream11 Captain and Vice Captain

    For Small League, Head-to-Head contests: Mark Watt, Richard Berrington.

    For Grand League: George Munsey, Paul Stirling.

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