There will be a 3 matches One Day International series between Ireland and England at England. This series will be very important for Ireland as English team is very strong and full of young talented and experienced players. Both teams will give their best to win the series. The series will also help Ireland team to improve ICC one day standings and overcome their shortcomings. It will also lead team to improvise their weaknesses.
If we look at the head to head one day international records then England team dominates over Ireland cricket. But Ireland team is not that much weak these days and therefore England will have to give a good fight to Ireland team. The squad of both the teams for this series is not released till now but it is expected that England will give opportunities to young and new players in this series. As the pitches of England favours the fast bowling attack therefore it will be important for fast bowlers of both the teams to dominate over batsmen of opposite team.
The 1st match of the series will be held on July 30, Thursday at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. Both the teams will try to win the match and get a solid start in the series with an early lead.
The 2nd match of the series will be played on August 01, Saturday at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. The match is on Saturday therefore supporters of both the teams will be there in good numbers. This match will decide the future of series on 3rd match. Either one team will seal the series with this match or the series will be levelled.
The 3rd or last match of the series is on August 04, Tuesday at The Rose Bowl, Southampton. This match can also turn into a series-deciding match therefore both the teams will play for a win.