Following a 2-1 series defeat in the lately finished ODIs, Ireland would be locking horns against an in-form Afghanistan for one last time before the much-coveted IPL begins. Here’s AFGH vs IRE Dream11 Prediction featuring the Match Details, Squad Selections (Captain, Vice-Captain, Wicket-Keeper, Batsmen, Bowlers, All-Rounders) and Fantasy XI Picks for the forthcoming contest scheduled on March 15 at Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
AFGH vs IRE Dream11 Predictions, Only Test: Preview and Predicted XI
Date: March 15, Friday- March 19, Tuesday.
Time: 9:30 AM IST, 4:00 AM GMT.
Venue: Rajiv Gandhi International Cricket Stadium, Dehradun, Uttarakhand.
Squads to choose from
Afghanistan’s Predicted XI
Ireland’s Predicted XI
Mohammad Shahzad would be a perfect fit for AFGH vs IRE Dream11 lineup. His effectiveness both as a wicket-keeper and as a batsman could greatly assist Afghanistan in securing a triumph in the upcoming contest.
Asghar Afghan’s cautious knock of 82 in 111 deliveries in the lately played dead-rubber contest accounts for inclusion into AFGH vs IRE Dream11 team.
Paul Stirling and Andrew Balbirnie could be crucial picks too when taking into consideration their match-winning exhibitions of 70 and 68 respectively in the final ODI.
For the fourth and fifth spots, one could vouch in for the duo of H Shahidi and Kevin O’Brien as they could pose as a highly beneficial option for their respective sides when batting down the middle.
Rashid Khan would be the foremost pick among the bowlers for the fantasy XI lineup. His stupendous numbers in the white-ball arena speak for his induction for the upcoming feud.
As for the second and third picks, one could rope in the duo of Zahir Khan and Andy McBrine with regards to their highly economic figures of 2/55 and 1/30 respectively in the freshly concluded duel.
Mohammad Nabi’s mammoth expertise as an all-rounder for Afghanistan makes him an invaluable addition for AFGH vs IRE Dream11 unit. George Dockrell could also be considered as a vital pick when taking into consideration his performance in the recently finished ODI series wherein he aggregated 99 runs along with a tally of 8 dismissals to his name.
Captain & Vice-Captain
Rashid Khan and Mohammad Nabi laid decent performances in the recently concluded ODI series which make the duo the top contenders for the skipper’s slot. Asghar Afgan, P Stirling, and Andrew Balbirnie could also be considered when zeroing down the players for the positions of captain and vice-captain.
AFGH vs IRE Dream11
M Shahzad (wk), A Balbirnie, P Stirling, K O’Brien, H Shahidi, A Afghan, M Nabi, G Dockrell, Z Khan, A McBrine, Rashid Khan.
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