India vs Ireland: Preview for the first T20I – Will the Indian Tigers set a marker for what is about to come?

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The cricketing action for Team India takes a turn from the explosive Indian Premier League to the cold and windy Ireland where the Irish wait for the first ever bilateral series between the two nations.

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The Indian side are in for a huge test with a long tour on European soil on the horizon. The BCCI have named a strong Indian side for the two twenty-20 Internationals with the challenging tour against England in mind.

The Virat Kohli led side will not have it easy against the resurgent Irish side who had a positive maiden test outing against Pakistan. To add to that, the lively pitches in Dublin will test the batsmen as they gear for change from the usual spin-friendly wickets of India.

Key players:

Bhuvneshwar Kumar: Expect the Meerut pacer to swing the ball around initially and snap up early wickets for the men in blue

Paul Stirling: The explosive opener is integral to Ireland’s success and will hope to replicate his current form against the third-ranked T20 team.

Where to Watch:

English Commentary- Sony Ten 3, Hindi Commentary- Sony Six, Internet Live Stream: Sony Liv.

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