India beat Ireland by 2 runs under DLS method

Rain stops play (Image credit:- Twitter)

India beat Ireland by 2 runs under DLS method to go 1-0 up in the series . Ruturaj Gaikwad(19* from 16 balls) and Sanju Samson (1* run from 1 ball) were at the crease when rain forced to abandon the game. India need 93 more runs at that stage.

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Indian pacer and captain for the series Jasprit Bumrah who made a comeback into the side after long injury break picked two wickets in the first over of the match. He dismissed Balbirnie (4 runs from 2 balls) and Tucker (0 run from 3 balls).

Bumrah picked 2 wickets in first over (Image Credit:- Twitter)

Prasidh Krishna who also made a comeback after injury break given India the third break through by dismissing Harry Tector for 9. Indian bowlers picked wickets quickly to push them to 59/6 in 10.3 overs.

B McGarthy (51* runs from 33 balls) who put together 57 runs from 44 balls with C Campher (39 runs from 33 balls) and scored 23 runs in 14 balls with Craig Young (1* run from 4 balls) helps them to reach 139/7 in 20 overs.

Ravi Bishnoi (2/23 in 4 overs) , Jasprit Bumrah (2/24 in 4 overs) , Prasidh Krishna (2/32 in 4 overs) and Arshdeep Singh (1/35 in 4 overs) are the wicket takers for India.

Indian openers Yashasvi Jaiswal (24 runs from 23 balls) and Ruturaj Gaikwad(19* from 16 balls) gives India a good start by scoring 46 runs in 6.2 overs before C Young dismissed Yashasvi Jaiswal and Tilak Varma in consecutive deliveries in the 7th overs.

Sanju Samson who faced the hat trick ball picked single of the first ball he faced. Rain forced umpires to abandon the game when India were 47/2 and 2 runs ahead of DLS in 6.5 overs.

Rinku Singh and Prasidh Krishna (Image Credit:- Twitter)

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