Ireland will take on South Africa in the third and final one-day international at Dublin on Friday, July 16.
Ireland scripted history by beating South Africa in the second one-day international. The hosts scored 290 runs batting first, led by their skipper, Andy Balbirnie’s century. Their middle-order batsman, Harry Tector also scored a brilliant 79 off 68 balls. The South African batting line crumbled at 247 runs handing Ireland a 43-runs victory.
Despite losing the last game, the South Africans will be confident going into the third one-day international. The likes of Aiden Markram, Temba Bavuma have to step up for their side. The third and final one-day international promises to be an exciting affair, as both the team will be eying a victory.
Enjoy the highlights from the 2nd ODI in the #DafaNews Cup between Ireland and South Africa. A memorable match, to say the least!
— Cricket Ireland (@cricketireland) July 14, 2021
Match: Ireland vs South Africa, 3rd ODI
Date and Time: 16th July 2021, 3:15 pm IST
Venue: The Village, Dublin
Batting has been easy in the last two one-day internationals, the trend is likely to continue. The spinners will play a vital later in the match as the wicket gets a bit slower. Anything around 270 should be a good total. The team winning the toss will look to bat first.
Predicted Playing XI
Ireland: Andrew Balbirnie (C), Paul Stirling, Andy McBrine, Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Curtis Campher, Lorcan Tucker, Simi Singh, Mark Adair, Craig Young, Joshua Little
South Africa: Aiden Markram, Janneman Malan, Temba Bavuma (C), Rassie Van der Dussen, Heinrich Klaasen, David Miller, Andile Phehlukwayo, Keshav Maharaj, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Tabraiz Shamsi
Ireland vs South Africa 2021: 3rd ODI – Dream11 Suggestions
Fantasy Suggestion 1: Lorcan Tucker, Paul Stirling, Rassie Van der Dussen, Aiden Markram, Andrew Balbirnie, Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Andile Phehlukwayo, Kagiso Rabada, Anrich Nortje, Joshua Little
Captain: Kagiso Rabada| Vice-captain: Paul Stirling
Fantasy Suggestion 2: Lorcan Tucker, Paul Stirling, Temba Bavuma, Aiden Markram, Harry Tector, George Dockrell, Mark Adir, Kagiso Rabada, Andy Mcbrine, Tabraiz Shamsi, Anrich Nortje
Captain: Paul Stirling | Vice-captain: Anrich Nortje