Get ready for an exhilarating clash as England (ENG) faces off against Ireland (IRE) in the 3rd ODI of the Ireland tour of England 2023 at the Gloucestershire Cricket Stadium in Bristol. England currently leads the three-match series 1-0, with the 1st ODI being abandoned due to rain and the 2nd ODI resulting in a convincing 48-run victory for England.
In the 2nd ODI, England (ENG) set the stage ablaze, posting a formidable total of 334 runs for the loss of 8 wickets. Openers Phil Salt and Will Jacks provided a solid foundation with a 55-run partnership. Ben Duckett’s gritty knock, along with contributions from Jacks and Sam Hain, consolidated their innings. George Dockrell and Craig Young showcased their bowling prowess for Ireland.
In pursuit of the target, Ireland’s openers Andy Balbirnie and Paul Stirling started strong with a 46-run partnership. However, wickets fell at regular intervals, with Craig Young and Barry McCarthy putting up commendable performances. Despite their efforts, Ireland concluded their innings at 286 runs, resulting in a victory for England. Rehan Ahmed and George Scrimshaw shone as the standout bowlers for England.