IRE vs PAK Match Prediction- 3rd T20I, Who Will Win Today T20I Match? Pakistan Tour of Ireland 2024

Updated - 14 May 2024, 03:23 PM

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Ireland and Pakistan are set to face off in the final encounter of the ongoing T20I series. IRE vs PAK 3rd T20I 2024 is all set to take place on Tuesday, May 14. 

Both teams have won one game each in the three-match series. Hence, the 3rd game is the final match of the series. Ahead of the match, below we look at IRE vs PAK head-to-head records in T20Is.

IRE vs PAK Team Analysis

Ireland

Paul Stirling is the captain of Ireland in the IRE vs PAK T20I series. Ireland has shown a wonderful form with the bat in both games. 

Pakistan

Babar Azam is the skipper of Pakistan in the series. Pakistan has a strong batting and bowling unit with them. They have done a better job in bowling than Ireland in the series. 

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IRE vs PAK Key Factors

Pitch Conditions

The IRE vs PAK 3rd T20I takes place at Clontarf Cricket Club Ground in Dublin. The stadium is batting-friendly and helps batters to smash runs. The Pacers enjoy more advantages than spinners. It is a high-scoring ground. 

Form and Fitness

There are no cases of injuries in the Ireland and Pakistan squads after the first two games. 

Tactical Acumen

Ireland- Ireland has the home advantage in the series. Their batters have shown a wonderful form. 

Pakistan- Pakistan has a strong set of batters and bowlers. They have all of their key players in the series. 

IRE vs PAK Match Prediction- 3rd T20I, Who Will Win Today T20I Match? Pakistan Tour of Ireland 2024

IRE vs PAK Score Prediction

Team 1st Innings 2nd Innings
IRE 180-200 180-200
PAK 180-200 180-200

Players to perform prediction

Ireland- Andy Balbirnie and Harry Tector are the leading run-getters for the side. Craig Young and Mark Adair have got the most wickets. 

Pakistan- Fakhar Zaman and Mohammad Rizwan have slammed the most runs for the team across two games. Shaheen Afridi and Abbas Afridi have got the most scalps. 

Also Read: Paul Stirling brutally mocks Babar Azam after beating Pakistan in the 1st T20I

IRE vs PAK Best Batsman Prediction

Who will score the most runs for IRE in the match: Andy Balbirnie or Harry Tector

Who will score the most runs for PAK in the match: Babar Azam or Mohammad Rizwan

IRE vs PAK Best Bowler Prediction

Who will pick the most wickets for IRE in the match: Craig Young or Mark Adair

Who will pick the most wickets for PAK in the match: Shaheen Afridi or Abbas Afridi 

Who will win the Match?

Pakistan and Ireland have looked equally powerful in the IRE vs PAK T20I series. However, Pakistan is a stronger side and can outplay Ireland in the next game. Notably, the chasing team will have a big advantage. 

Conclusion

The Pakistan and Ireland series is tied at 1-1. Pakistan needs to save their self-respect against Ireland by winning the final game. Losing a T20I series to Ireland will lead to a lot of criticism for Babar Azam & Co. 

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