IND vs IRE: Match Highlights, India Defeated Ireland by 4 Runs, 2nd T20I


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Match Highlights: India played their second and final match of the Ireland T20I series yesterday on 28th June at Malahide Cricket Club in Dublin. It was the final match of the India Tour of Ireland, which decided if India won or both the countries tied. India won their first game against Ireland, which they played on 26th June, Sunday.

India won by seven wickets after chasing down 109 runs. The first match was cut short due to rain, and both the teams played a twelve-over game. However yesterday a normal T20 game was played with no restrictions. India emerged victorious in both the games, winning the Ireland tour as always. 

IND vs IRE: Match Highlights, 2nd T20I

Indian won the toss and chose to bat in the first innings.

1st Inning


Deepak Hooda

Sanju Samson and Ishan Kishan opened the game for India, where Samson smashed 77 runs with nine boundaries, and four sixes, and Ishan only got 3 runs. 

Deepak Hooda once again became the highlight after making 104 runs in just 57 balls. Hooda shot nine boundaries and six sixes.

Suryakumar Yadav scored 15 runs in five balls.

Hardik Pandya made 13 runs, playing till the end of the innings.

Dinesh Karthik, Axar Patel, and Harshal Patel failed to register a single run for their team.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar took a single before the innings ended.

India gave Ireland a target of 225 runs in twenty overs.

Also Read: IND vs IRE 2022: Schedule, Players List, India Squad, Venue, Live Streaming and Telecast, India Tour of Ireland 2022


Craig Young

Mark Adair took three wickets for his team. First of Ishan Kishan in the 3rd over, second of Sanju Samson in the 17th over, and Harshal Patel in the 20th over.

Joshua Little took two wickets, Suryakumar Yadav and Deepak Hooda in the 18th over.

Craig Young got two Indians out without giving them a single run. He took the wicket of Dinesh Karthik and Axar Patel in the 19th over.

Also Read: IND vs IRE: ‘Who Would’ve Thought 7 Months Back’: Hardik Pandya Reacted After Being Named India Captain for Ireland T20I Series

2nd Innings


Andrew Balbirnie

Paul Stirling and captain Andrew Balbirnie opened the second innings, where Stirling scored 40 runs, and Balbirnie made 60 runs for their team.

Gareth Delany made zero runs before heading back.

Harry Tector scored 39 runs while hitting five boundaries.

Lorcan Tucker made 5 runs in nine balls.

George Dockrell and Mark Adair scored 34, and 23 run not out.

Also Read: India vs Ireland: Match Highlights, India won by 7 Wickets, 1st Game


Umran Malik, Hardik Pandya

Ravi Bishnoi took the first wicket for India, of Paul Stirling in the 6th over.

Hardik Pandya ran out Gareth Delany in the 7th over.

Harshal Patel bowled, and Ravi Bishnoi caught Andrew Balbirnie out in the 11th over.

Umran Malik took his international career’s first-ever wicket of Lorcan Tucker in the 14th over.

Bhuvneshwar Kumar got Harry Tector out with a catch by Deepak Hooda in the 18th over.

India won the match and series after Ireland failed to cross the target by four runs.

Also Read: India vs Ireland: Umran Malik Debuts International for India


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