Andrew Balbirnie (Picture Supply: Cricket Eire)

Afghanistan lastly acquired off the mark within the T20I collection in opposition to Eire as they handed hosts Eire a 22-run defeat within the third T20I to maintain themselves alive within the five-match collection. Either side will tussle within the essential and probably decisive fourth match of the collection on the fifteenth of August in Belfast.

Eire received the opening two matches and had been seeking to seal the collection with a victory within the third T20I on Friday, twelfth August, however the guests threw a spanner of their plans and accomplished a complete victory as they lastly arrived within the collection.

The Afghan batters laid the muse of the victory for the guests as they posted a frightening whole of 189/5 of their 20 overs on the again of swashbuckling innings from opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz and Najibullah Zadran. 

The hosts by no means regarded like chasing the goal as they stored dropping wickets and fell quick by 22 runs even after valiant efforts from George Dockrell and Fionn Hand. 

IRE vs AFG Match Particulars

Venue: Civil Service Cricket Membership, Belfast

Date and Time: fifteenth August at 8:00 PM IST and three:30 PM Native Time

Telecast & Reside Streaming: FanCode

IRE vs AFG Pitch Report

The third T20I noticed a belter of a batting pitch on the Stormont floor because the batters loved their time. The fourth match may also probably help the batters and the staff successful the toss will possible choose to bat first to make full use of the conducive batting circumstances.

IRE vs AFG Possible Enjoying XIs


Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Lorcan Tucker (wk), Harry Tector, Gareth Delany, Curtis Campher, George Dockrell, Mark Adair, Fionn Hand, Andy McBrine, Joshua Little


Rahmanullah Gurbaz (wk), Ibrahim Zadran, Usman Ghani, Hashmatullah Shahidi, Najibullah Zadran, Mohammad Nabi (c), Azmatullah Omarzai, Rashid Khan, Mujeeb Ur Rahman, Naveen-ul-Haq, Fazalhaq Farooqi

IRE vs AFG, Possible Prime Performers

Possible greatest batter of the match

Najibullah Zadran

Though Afghan opener Rahmanullah Gurbaz was named the Participant of the Match within the earlier encounter for his spectacular innings on the prime of the order, it was the unimaginable late blitz from Najibullah Zadran, which included 5 towering maximums, that put Afghanistan within the driver’s seat. The southpaw is famend for his power-hitting talents and can be a risk within the upcoming matches.

Possible greatest bowler of the match

Joshua Little

Eire’s younger left-arm pacer Joshua Little’s status is rising with every outing because the 22-year-old was essentially the most economical bowler for his facet within the third T20I and scalped two wickets, taking his tally to seven wickets in his final 5 T20I appearances. Afghanistan can be cautious of his exploits with the brand new ball within the upcoming fixtures.

In the present day’s Match Prediction: Eire to win the match.

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Disclaimer: This prediction relies on the understanding, evaluation, and intuition of the creator. Whereas making your prediction, take into account the factors talked about, and make your individual choice