Ireland vs South Africa, 3rd ODI
Venue: The Village, Malahide, Dublin
Date & Time: July 16th at 3:15 PM.
The batters will probably have to be a bit patient on the crease and then build on to their innings. The pitch is expected to incline towards both the pacers as well as the spinners in the later stage. Chasing the total would be a good option to go after having won the toss.
Full Squad Ireland (IRE)
Andrew Balbirnie (c), Lorcan Tucker (wk), William Porterfield, Paul Stirling, Harry Tector, Mark Adair, George Dockrell, Simi Singh, Andy McBrine, Craig Young, Joshua Little, Graeme McCarter, Barry McCarthy, Graham Kennedy, Curtis Campher.
Full Squad South Africa (SA)
Temba Bavuma (c), Kyle Verreynne (wk), Aiden Markram, Janneman Malan, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lungi Ngidi, Quinton de Kock, Lizaad Williams, Dwaine Pretorius, Beuran Hendricks, Reeza Hendricks, George Linde, Heinrich Klaasen, Bjorn Fortuin, Anrich Nortje.
Expected 11 of Ireland (IRE)
(In the sequence of the batting order of IRE Team)
- William Porterfield
- Paul Stirling
- Andrew Balbirnie (c)
- Harry Tector
- George Dockrell
- Lorcan Tucker (wk)
- Simi Singh
- Andy McBrine
- Craig Young
- Joshua Little
- Mark Adair.
Expected 11 of South Africa (SA)
(In the sequence of the batting order of SA Team)
- Aiden Markram
- Janneman Malan
- Temba Bavuma (c)
- Rassie van der Dussen
- Kyle Verreynne (wk)
- David Miller
- Andile Phehlukwayo
- Keshav Maharaj
- Kagiso Rabada
- Tabraiz Shamsi
- Lungi Ngidi.
Top Picks for IRE vs SA Dream11 Match:
Top Picks – Batsman
Irish skipper Andrew Balbirnie is in sublime form at the moment. With one half-century and a century, he has scored 167 runs in this series at an average of 83.5
Janneman Malan played some really good shots in the 2nd ODI and scored his second ODI half-century. He played a lose shot and got dismissed when he was well set on 84 runs.
Top Picks – All-Rounders
George Dockrell gave hosts a perfect finish to the innings in the 2nd ODI with some clean hitting at the death. He got out in the final ball of the innings, after scoring 45 runs from just 23 balls. With the ball, he picked up the important wicket of Janneman Malan.
Despite going for runs, Andile Phehlukwayo chipped in with two wickets in the 2nd ODI. If he can contribute with some runs with the bat, it will surely make him a perfect all-rounder for this format.
Top Picks – Bowlers
Andrew McBrine is providing breakthroughs at crucial intervals. He picked up 2 wickets at an important stage of the match in the 2nd ODI. He can be utilized as a batter up the order as well.
Top Picks – Wicketkeepers
Kyle Verreynne is likely to be backed to play in the 3rd ODI. He has played only 6 ODI matches, but has scored 176 runs in 5 innings at an average of 35.2, with the highest score of 62.