Afghanistan vs Ireland 2021, 3rd ODI: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report

Afghanistan vs Ireland 2021, 3rd ODI: Weather Forecast And Pitch Report

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The three-match ODI series between Afghanistan and Ireland will end on Tuesday (26th January) with the third ODI of this series at Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi).

While this ODI series is a part of the 2020–23 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup Super League, Afghanistan have already secured this series by leading it 2-0 with one to go. Still, the last ODI of this series is equally important for both these teams as one win will add another 10 points in their ongoing Super League competition.

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Afghanistan won the first ODI of this series by 16 runs and the second ODI of this series by 7 wickets.

Afghanistan vs Ireland 2021, 3rd ODI: Weather Forecast

The last ODI of this series between Afghanistan and Ireland will be played at Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi). It will be a day ODI. This match has been scheduled to begin at 10:00 AM local time on Tuesday morning.

According to AccuWeather, the sky will be clear. So, there is no rain threat, just like the other ODIs in the ongoing Ireland tour of UAE. The cricket fans can expect a good competitive ODI match between Afghanistan and Ireland on Tuesday.

The condition will be sunny during most of the time of this ODI. AccuWeather suggests that the highest temperature can be 25°C and the lowest temperature can be 20°C during the match time.

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Afghanistan vs Ireland 2021, 3rd ODI: Pitch Report

Sheikh Zayed Stadium (Abu Dhabi) will organise this last ODI of this series between Afghanistan and Ireland. This venue has recently hosted four ODIs, all in day fixtures, two matches between UAE and Ireland and two other matches between Afghanistan and Ireland.

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Out of those four ODIs, while the first batting teams won two matches, the chasing teams also managed to claim two victories.

This venue has the general good ODI records for the first batting teams. 280+ totals are generally very difficult to chase at this ODI venue.

Venue Stats (Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi)

Ground’s history in 1st and 2nd batting in ODIs

Overall ODIs

Stats Overall 1st batting 2nd batting
Win 49 31 18
Innings average (Average run-rate) 230.09 (4.86) 250.35 (5.03) 209.84 (4.68)

Only day ODIs

Stats Overall 1st batting 2nd batting
Win 13 9 4
Innings average (Average run-rate) 228.54 (4.80) 251.69 (5.05) 205.38 (4.53)