India is set to face Ireland in an upcoming T20I series. India’s tour of Ireland 2022 will witness 2 T20I matches. The IRE vs 1st T20I will take place on June 26 (Sunday) while the 2nd T20I will take place on June 28 (Tuesday). Both the matches will take place at The Village Stadium in Dublin.
India has named a 17-member squad for the IRE vs IND T20I series. Hardik Pandya is the captain of the team. Rahul Tripathi, Arshedeep Singh, and Umran Malik are three uncapped players in the squad.
Experienced players like Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Yuzvendra Chahal, Dinesh Karthik, and Ishan Kishan, are also part of the team. Here we talk about India’s predicted playing XI against Ireland in IRE vs IND 1st T20I.
IRE vs IND: India’s Playing XI For The First T20I vs Ireland (Predicted)
India might plan to play their experienced players in the IRE vs IND 1st T20I and then give chance to debutants in the 2nd game. Ruturaj Gaikwad will open the innings for the team in the 1st T20I. During the recent T20I series against South Africa, the right-handed batsman slammed 96 runs in 5 games. He scored a good knock of 54 in one game.