Farokh Engineer.
Farokh Engineer. (Picture by Mike Hewitt/Getty Pictures)

After a disappointing defeat by the hands of Zimbabwe of their first match of the match, the Eire crew made an emphatic return as they defeated Scotland and two-time champions West Indies to qualify for the Tremendous 12 of the T20 World Cup. They’ve performed some distinctive cricket up to now and the batters stepped up in crunch conditions to assist the crew end runners-up wherein was recognized to be the group of loss of life.

Farokh Engineer, the previous India worldwide was elated to see Eire play a sexy model of cricket within the First Spherical of the competitors. In opposition to West Indies of their earlier match, the openers Paul Stirling and captain Andrew Balbirnie gave Eire an ideal begin which finally helped the facet register an enormous nine-wicket victory however in opposition to the Asian champions of their first match of the Tremendous 12, issues should not going to be straightforward. But, the previous India keeper is hopeful for an additional high quality efficiency from Eire in opposition to Sri Lanka.

“They’ve the batters. They’ve two very, very strikers as opening batters. Individuals like Curtis Campher, who’s an allrounder – Didn’t he take 4 wickets in 4 balls? Yeah, he’s the identical man. It’s a uncommon phenomenon. Eire will hopefully get a superb begin (in opposition to Sri Lanka),” mentioned Farokh Engineer on ‘BatBricks7 presents Run Ki Runneeti present on CricTracker’.

Eire have gotten their bases lined within the T20 World Cup: Farokh Engineer

The 84-year-old Farokh Engineer believes that the Irish crew is sweet sufficient to dismantle Sri Lanka of their first match on the Tremendous 12. He additionally appreciated the Andrew Balbirnie-led facet for protecting all their bases forward of the Tremendous 12 of the T20 World Cup.

“They’ve the boldness, they’ve the power, they’ve the instruments for it. They’ve the batters, they’ve the bowlers, they’ve the combating spirit they usually have the entire nation behind them. So, there’s strain on them additionally however there’s far higher strain on Sri Lanka,” mentioned Engineer in the identical present.