The first match of the ODI series will be played on 10th July, Sunday at Clontarf Cricket Club, Castle Avenue, Dublin.
The game is scheduled to begin at 10:00 AM Local Time. It shall stream live on FanCode.
Despite lacking the key players, the visitors will back themselves to win the series against Ireland.
While Ireland is ready to give a tough competition to the visitors with a full fledged squad.
Expected Playing XI
Ireland- Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Gareth Delany, Harry Tector, Lorcan Tucker (wk), Curtis Campher, George Dockrell, Andy McBrine, Mark Adair, Josh Little, Craig Young
New Zealand- Tom Latham (c & wk), Martin Guptill, Will Young, Finn Allen, Henry Nicholls, Dane Cleaver / Glenn Phillips, Michael Bracewell, Matt Henry, Ish Sodhi, Adam Milne, Lockie Ferguson
The pitch at Castle Avenue is batting-friendly and is expected to let batters play their shots freely once they are in command.
Since its boundaries are not big, it is very difficult for bowlers to bowl. Thus the side winning the toss is expected to choose bowling.
Weather Prediction for 2nd T20I
The temperature is expected to be around 20 degrees Celsius in day and 14 degrees Celsius at night with 14% chances of precipitation. The match day is anticipated to be quite humid with 78% humidity and 10-15 km/hr wind speed.
Suggested Playing XI for IND vs ENG Dream11
- Captain: Tom Latham, Andrew Balbirnie
- Vice-Captain: Paul Stirling, Martin Guptill
- Wicketkeeper: Lorcan Tucker, Tom Latham
- Batters: Paul Stirling, Martin Guptill, Andrew Balbirnie
- All-rounders: Andy McBrine, Michael Bracewell, Gareth Delany
- Bowlers: Mark Adair, Matt Henry, Lockie Ferguson