On the 31st match of T20 World Cup 2022, defending champion Australia will face Ireland today. The match will start at 1:30 PM at the Gabba Stadium in Brisbane.
In the 31st match of T20 World Cup 2022, defending champion Australia will face Ireland today. The match will start at 1:30 PM at the Gabba Stadium in Brisbane. Earlier, Ireland team has won the toss and decided to bowl first.
The Kangaroos will be eyeing a big win over Ireland to cement their place in the points table. Australia are currently fourth in the points table with a net run rate of -1.555, winning one out of three matches. A match in Australia was canceled due to rain.
On the other hand, if we talk about Ireland, the team is ranked third, one place above Australia. Australia and Ireland have 3 points each, but with a better net run rate, Ireland (-1.170) are ahead of the Kangaroos. A team that loses today’s match will almost be out of the race for the semi-finals.
Australia (Playing XI): David Warner, Aaron Finch (captain), Mitchell Marsh, Glenn Maxwell, Marcus Stoinis, Tim David, Matthew Wade (wicketkeeper), Pat Cummins, Adam Zampa, Mitchell Starc, Josh Hazlewood.
Ireland (Playing XI): Paul Sterling, Andrew Balburnie (captain), Lorcan Tucker (wicketkeeper), Harry Tector, Curtis Campher, George Dockerell, Gareth Delaney, Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy, Fionn Hand, Joshua Little.