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| On Oct 21, 2021 8:41 PM IST

NAM vs IRE T20 World Cup 2021: Possible Playing 11 of Ireland

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IRE Playing 11: In the Match 11 of the T20 World Cup 2021, the Ireland team will compete with the Namibia team. This will be an important fixture to finalize the second team which will qualify for the Super 12 stages of the tournament.

The Ireland team lost their last fixture lost by 70 runs against Sri Lanka in their last fixture. The team could not induce fine performances with the ball and gave 170 runs, with Joshua being the saving grace with 4 wickets. Then the batters could not get off to a good start, but Balbirne and Campher tried well to stitch partnerships with scores of 41 and 24 respectively.


Team News

  • If they win this fixture, they will enter the next stage of the tournament.
  • They are not expected to change the Playing 11 for this game.

IRE Playing 11 (likely)

The Ireland team need to come to their natural self fir qualifying into the next stage of the tournament. The both openers, Striling and Kevin O’ Brien will look to use their experience well and contribute well for the team. While the other players like Delany and Tector are talented young players capable of playing a big part to win matches for Ireland.

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In the bowling unit, Joshua Little has fired all cylinders with his pace and accuracy and will be looking to continue the same form. While the all rounders Mark Adair and Curtis Campher have been consistent in providing contributions.

IRE Playing 11 (likely)

1. Paul Stirling
2. Kevin O Brien
3. Andrew Balbirnie (c)
4. Gareth Delany
5. Harry Tector
6. Curtis Campher
7. Neil Rock (wk)
8. Simi Singh
9. Mark Adair
10. Craig Young
11. Joshua Little

Ireland Squad

Ireland Squad: Andrew Balbirnie (c), Mark Adair, Curtis Campher, Gareth Delany, George Dockrell, Josh Little, Andrew McBrine, Kevin O’Brien, Neil Rock, Simi Singh, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker, Ben White, Craig Young.


Where to Watch NAM vs IRE Live T20 World Cup 2021

WATCH NAM vs IRE T20 World Cup 2021 LIVE on Star Sports 1 and Disney+ Hotstar. This will be the penultimate fixture of the Qualifiers of the T20 World Cup 2021, and a must win game for both of the teams to qualify for the Super 12 stages of the tournament. The Star Sports 1 will telecast this fixture, while Disney+ Hotstar plans can be availed by the cricket fans to watch the Namibia vs Ireland Match 11 of the T20 World Cup 2021. This fixture will demand fine viewership due to the importance of the result, as the team winning will make it to the next stage.


4 Fantasy picks for Namibia vs Ireland from IRE

1. Andrew Balbirnie

The leader of the Ireland team finally contributed in the last fixture with 41 off 39 balls. Although he could not take the team home, but would look to take the confidence into this fixture and perform the best of his ability.

Name Matches Runs Average
Andrew Balbirnie 56 1158 23.63

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2. Gareth Delany

The middle order batsman has been impressive for the past few months in the domestic and international series. In the first fixture as well, he scored 44 runs, but would look to do better than the performance of the 2nd league match.

Name Matches Runs Average
Gareth Delany 27 509 24.23


3. Curtis Campher

The bowling all rounder will play an important role for the team in this fixture due to his track record in the in the limited overs format. In this tournament, he has displayed his skills in both departments and can be a differential pick.

Name Matches Wickets/Runs Average
Curtis Campher 6 7/71 23.71/17.75


4. Joshua Little

The bowler has a right pace and is in terrific momentum in this tournament. With the aggressive mindset, he has taken wickets, along with containing runs. In the last fixture, he took 4 wickets at economy of 5.80 and will be a vital player for Ireland.

Name Matches Wickets Average
Joshua Little 26 23 31

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