Today Match Predictions – ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022, Sri Lanka vs Ireland – 15th Match, Super 12 Group 2 Who will win? Cricket Betting Tips and Playing XI prediction
The 15th match of the T20 2022 World Cup is to be played between Sri Lanka and Ireland. The match will be held at the Bellerive Oval, Hobart, Australia. Sri Lanka had a poor start to their campaign when they lost to minnows in Namibia.
Ireland on the other did well and secured their spot in the second league by beating former champions, West Indies. They have been playing very convincing cricket for the moment and all the players are in a good form.
SL vs IRE Head-to-Head Matches Details
Sri Lanka & Ireland have played against each other in 2 matches in ICC T20 World Cup. Sri Lanka has both of these 2 matches. That will obviously hold the key in today’s game. But you never know what can happen in a T20 game.
Sri Lanka has been able to score 171 runs in the T20 format, while Ireland hit 135 runs. Likewise, Sri Lanka hit 144 runs as the lowest and Ireland managed to score 101 runs their lowest in the World Cup.
SL vs IRE – T20 2022 venue & pitch report
The Bellerive Oval Stadium pitch is one of the fastest in the world. But the outfield is also lightning-quick. Meaning, if the batsmen are able to settle down quickly, then it can be extremely hard to stop scoring runs.
Match: Super 12 – Match 3
Event: ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2022
Venue: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Average first & second innings score, highest total
The Hobart ground in Australia is a high-scoring ground with the average 1st innings is 176. While the average 2nd innings total is 152. The highest total ever recorded at the stadium is 213/4. Most of the teams can easily score above 170 runs.
SL vs IRE both team performance on this ground T20
Sri Lanka has played convincingly against both Netherlands and the United Arab Emirates in their earlier matches. Their top-order did very well against these teams, and they will be hoping that the same is repeated with Ireland.
Ireland was able to get to the second stage of the tournament by winning against former winners West Indies. It was a massive shock for cricket lovers around the world. This is the first time Ireland has gone to the second stage, and they will look to keep progressing.
Sri Lanka vs Ireland T20 Match Playing XI prediction
Both teams have a balanced side.
Pathum Nissanka, Kusal Mendis (wk), Dhananjaya de Silva, Bhanuka Rajapaksa, Charith Asalanka, Dasun Shanaka (c), Wanindu Hasaranga, Chamika Karunaratne, Binura Fernando, Maheesh Theekshana, Lahiru Kumara.
Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie (c), Lorcan Tucker (wk), Harry Tector, Curtis Campher, George Dockrell, Gareth Delany, Mark Adair, Simi Singh, Barry McCarthy, Joshua Little.
Sri Lanka vs Ireland T20 today match prediction
Sri Lanka looks good to win this match. But both the teams have played extremely well recently and are confident of delivering the goods today. Ireland will be looking to make amends for previous losses, while Sri Lanka might want to play for pride. They will aim to continue their winning momentum to win the game against Ireland.