After ramming Ireland by 138 runs in the opener match of the three matches ODI series in UAE, Afghanistan would like to take an undefeatable lead in the series when they will face off Ireland on December 07 at Sharjah. While Afghanistan has decided to play with the same team, Ireland might do some changes in their playing 11.
It will be interesting to watch whether Afghanistan succeeds in dominating over Ireland once again or the opponents make a comeback.
Series- Ireland Vs Afghanistan in UAE 2017
Venue- Sharjah Cricket Association Stadium, Sharjah
Date and Time- December 07, 04:00 PM Local
The Sharjah Cricket Stadium has a bit mid-scoring wicket. It becomes low scoring as the match proceeds. The pitch supports fast bowlers and medium pacers mainly. So, an average total of 240-250 would be a good score.
Avg 1st inn score-223
Avg 2nd inn score-191
Highest Total-364/7 (50 Ov) by Pak vs NZ
Lowest Total-54/10 (26.3 Ov) by Ind vs SL
Highest Chased-285/4 (45.3 Ov) by WI vs Pak
Lowest Defended-125/10 (42.4 Ov) by Ind vs Pak
IRE Probable 11-
William Porterfield (c), Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie, Niall O’Brien (wk), Stuart Poynter, Simi Singh/Jacob Mulder, Kevin O’Brien, George Dockrell, Tim Murtagh, Gary Wilson, Boyd Rankin
AFGH Probable 11-
Asghar Stanikzai (c), Javed Ahmadi, Ihsanullah Janet, Gulbadin Naib, Nasir Jamal, Shafiqullah Shafiq (wk), Mohammad Nabi, Rashid Khan, Dawlat Zadran, Mujeeb Zadran, Rahmat Shah
Ireland Vs Afghanistan 2nd ODI Match Prediction:-