IRE vs SA Fantasy Prediction: Ireland vs South Africa 3rd T20I – 24 July (Belfast). Quinton de Kock, Tabraiz Shamsi, Paul Stirling, and Mark Adair are the players to look out for in this game.
Hosts Ireland will take on South Africa in the 3rd T20I match of the three-match T20I series. This game will be played at the Civil Service Ground in Belfast.
South Africa have won the series, and they would do a lot of experiments in this game. Ireland will rely on the batting of Paul Stirling, whereas Adair and Little have been good in their bowling.
Pitch Conditions and Weather Details
The average 1st innings batting score at this venue in the T20I games played here is 110 runs. This pitch has always favoured the bowlers.
Total Games Played: 17; Bat 1st Won: 5; Bat 2nd Won: 12
We can expect the rain to interfere in the game.
Probable XI for both sides:-
Ireland – Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien, Andrew Balbirnie, Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Simi Singh, Lorcan Tucker, Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy, Shane Getkate, Joshua Little.
South Africa – Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock, Janneman Malan, Aiden Markram, Rassie van der Dussen, David Miller, Wiaan Mulder, Bjorn Fortuin, Beuran Hendricks, Tabraiz Shamsi, Lungi Ngidi.
Three Match ODI Series
Match: Ireland vs South Africa Third T20I Match
Date and Time: 24 July, Saturday – 8:30 PM IST
Venue: Civil Service Ground, Belfast
Where to Watch: Fancode
Top 4 Batting Order
Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien, Andrew Balbirnie, and Harry Tector.
Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock, Janneman Malan, and Aiden Markram.
Death Over Specialists
- Barry McCarthy and Josh Little
- Beauran Henricks and Lungi Ngidi
IRE vs SA Fantasy Wicket-Keeper
Quinton de Kock will be our wicket-keeper in this game. Kock scored 255 runs at an average of 51.00 in the series against West Indies, whereas he has scored 47 runs in this series so far. He is the best batsman of the side.
IRE vs SA Fantasy Batsmen
Paul Stirling and Andrew Balbirnie will be our batsmen from Ireland. Stirling has scored 2149 T20I runs at a strike-rate of 138.65, whereas Balbirnie scored 174 runs in the ODI series. Both of them are top-order players, whereas Stirling has been brilliant with the ball as well.
Janneman Malan and Aiden Markram will be our batsmen from South Africa. Malan scored 261 runs in just two innings of the ODI series, whereas Markram scored 113 runs at an average of 37.66 in the West Indies T20I series. Both of them are not in great form, but they are talented players.
IRE vs SA Fantasy All-Rounders
Mark Adair and Simi Singh will be our all-rounders from Ireland. Adair has scalped 32 T20I wickets at an economy of 6.96, whereas Singh has scalped 24 wickets at 7.92. Both of them have been decent with the bat as well.
IRE vs SA Fantasy Bowlers
Lungi Ngidi, Tabraiz Shamsi, and Bjorn Fortuin will be our bowlers from South Africa. Ngidi has scalped 36 T20I wickets in 23 games, whereas Shamsi has scalped 24 T20I wickets in 2021 at an economy of 5.33. Fortuin has scalped 89 T20 wickets in his career, whereas his economy has been 6.48. All three of them are wicket-takers.
Joshua Little will be our bowler from Ireland. Little bowled well in the ODI series, whereas he has scalped three wickets in this series.
Match Prediction: South Africa will be the favourites to win this game.
Top Names for the Captaincy Role:-
Quinton de Kock and Paul Stirling
Top Names for the Vice-Captaincy Role:-
Both the captain’s pick + Tabraiz Shamsi and Mark Adair
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