In the 1st T20I of the India Tour of Ireland, Ireland (IRE) faces India (IND) on August 18 at Malahide, Dublin. Recent stats favour Ireland with three wins in four matches, while India secured two wins in five. Despite this, India holds the favourites’ tag for the series victory.
The Village, Malahide, Dublin Pitch Report
Malahide Stadium boasts a hitter-friendly pitch. Fast bowlers anticipate early swing. Batters, exploit bounce and swing for big hits. Winning toss? Opt for bowling first.
The Village, Malahide, Dublin Pitch Stats, and Records [T20Is]
- Total matches played: 21
- Matches won batting first: 8
- Matches won bowling first: 13
- Average 1st Inns scores: 151
- Average 3rd Inns scores: 137
- Highest total recorded: 252/3 (20 Ov) by SCO vs NED
- Lowest total recorded: 70/10 (12.3 Ov) by IRE vs IND
- Highest score chased: 194/6 (17.4 Ov) by IRE vs SCO
- Lowest score defended: 129/8 (20 Ov) by HK vs IRE