After a poor performance in the warm-up game, Bangladesh has shown determination and confidence and won the previous game against the strong team of West Indies.
Explore the cricket betting tips, odds, and prediction for the match.
Both the matches in this tri-series have been one-sided. In the opening game, West Indies posted a mammoth total of 380 and won the game. Whereas, Bangladesh restricted West Indies to a score 261 and won the game by eight wickets with five overs to spare. Ireland will now face Bangladesh in the third match of tri-series at The Village in Dublin. The hosts’ start to the tournament has not been fancy while they were thrashed by 196 runs against West Indies. Their bowling was awful and hence the Windies batsmen wreaked havoc in the Irish camp.
Performance Check via Cricket Betting Tips
Bangladesh outplayed West Indies in the last match and they would be high on confidence.
Kevin O’Brien has shown consistency in the first match for Ireland. There is a need for more impact from their openers. William Porterfield and Paul Stirling need to score more runs in the upcoming match if they need to be in the match.
Their bowling attack comprises of the Boyd Rankin, Joshua Little and Tim Murtagh who will be the frontline players.
Bangladesh was quite impressive in their opening game. Soumya Sarkar scores 70 runs and looked in good touch right from the first ball. Tamim Iqbal also scored 80 runs though he was struggling with the ball initially. Mushfiqur Rahim and Shakib Al Hasan finished the match in style and won the game for Bangladesh by eight wickets.
Their bowlers perform their best and went on to take wickets in quick succession. Mashrafe Mortaza was the leading wicket-taker with three wickets. Mustafizur Rahim and Mohammad Saifuddin got two scalps.
Head to Head Tipster
Bangladesh has won six matches out of the nine matches that they have played against Ireland. Ireland has just won two matches. One match was no result. Bangladesh has won their previous three matches against Ireland.
Key Players Betting Tips
Soumya Sarkar is the key batsmen for Bangladesh and his opening knock would be crucial. Kevin O’Brien has been consistent for Ireland and his experience would count a lot.
Weather & Pitch Conditions: The weather is expected to be chilly with 7 degrees. Rain is the forecast throughout the day. The pitch here has been a mix-match of both high scoring and low scoring games. Five games out of the last eleven matches have been won by the team batting first.
Probable Playing XI Ireland: William Porterfield (c), Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie, Lorcan Tucker, Kevin O’Brien, Gary Wilson (wk), George Dockrell, Mark Adair, Barry McCarthy, Joshua Little, Tim Murtagh
Probable Playing XI Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal, Soumya Sarkar, Shakib Al Hasan, Mushfiqur Rahim (wk), Mohammad Mithun, Mahmudullah, Sabbir Rahman, Mohammad Saifuddin, Mashrafe Mortaza (c), Mehidy Hasan, Mustafizur Rahman
Cricket Betting Tips and Prediction
Ireland has the home advantage and they need to put in their best performance as compared to against West Indies. Bangladesh, on the other hand, is boosted with confidence and are better placed on all accounts as compared to Ireland. We bet on Bangladesh to win the match.