Here comes another match of the Oman Pentangular Series 2019 where Ireland will fight against Hong Kong. Since Hong Kong has started very badly with losing two matches back to back in a row that was against Oman and Nepal. Now, today Hong Kong will try their level best to have a comeback and show their fans what they actually are. On the other hand, we have Ireland which has started their best in the opening. But, they faced a shocking and a very unexpected defeat when hosting Oman. Ireland is also hoping to make it a winning match today.
The TOSS between Ireland and Hong Kong will take place at 3:25 pm.
Kick-off Time: 3:30 PM according to the Indian Standard Time
Venue: AI Amerat Cricket Ground Oman Cricket(Ministry Turf 1), AI Amarat, Oman
IRE vs HK PLAYING XI
Hong Kong: Nizakat Khan, Ahsan Abbasi, Kinchit Shah (C), Waqas Khan, Waqas Barkat, Aarush Bhagwat (WK), Ehsan Khan, Raag Kapur, Mohammad Ghazanfar, Nasrulla Rana, Kyle Christie
Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien, Andrew Balbirnie, Harry Tector, Gareth Delany, Gary Wilson (C & WK), Mark Adair, Simi Singh, Shane Getkate, Stuart Thompson, Boyd Rankin/Craig Young
IRE vs HK WEATHER & PITCH REPORT
There is not a bit of the chance to rain today. So, rain won’t affect the play between Ireland and Hong Kong today. The weather appears to be quite clear during the entire match slot. Talking about the pitch, on the AI Amerat Cricket Ground, it’s quite difficult for the batsmen to score a good. The expected on this pitch can be in a range of 140-150 and that also seems to be quite ticklish. And, one more thing it would be a smarter decision to bowl first on this pitch. According to the past records, there are 95% of the chances of chasing team to win the match on this pitch. The ratio is 5:1.