The Indian cricket team felt a 3- 2 defeat in the 5- match T20I series against the West Indies. right now Team India is going to face Ireland with new players and a new captain (Jasprit Bumrah). The team is going to play the first match of the three-match T20 series against Ireland on 18 August. Most of the players of the team going to Ireland are those who have joined the team after a long time. In such a situation, it will be special to see how Team India takes the field by playing XI in the first match.
The Duo Of Jaiswal And Gaikwad Will Open:
Rituraj Gaikwad and Yashasvi Jaiswal can be opening the innings against Ireland. Jaiswal lately made his international debut with the West Indies tour. Whereas Gaikwad will be seen playing for the team after a long time. Sanju Samson can be seen playing at number 3 . Samson’s performance in West Indies was veritably poor.
Tilak And Rinku In Middle Order:
Tilak Verma can be playing at number 4. Tilak had lately scored a lot of runs in the West Indies while batting at this number. Rinku Singh can be playing at number 5. Rinku will make his international debut on this tour. Washington Sundar will return to the squad after several months. It’ll be special to see who among Jitesh Sharma and Shivam Dubey is named in the playing XI. Both the players are making a comeback to the squad in IPL 2023 by performing shockingly.
These Players In The Bowling Attack:
In the same squad, Ravi Bishnoi will be seen playing as a spinner. Prasidh Krishna can return to the field. Before the Asia Cup and the World Cup, they’ve to unite their preparations from the tour of Ireland itself. Captain Jasprit Bumrah and Arshdeep Singh are also going to be part of the playing XI as fast bowlers.
Possible Playing XI For The First T20:
Yashasvi Jaiswal, Rituraj Gaikwad, Sanju Samson, Tilak Verma, Rinku Singh, Washington Sundar, Shivam Dubey/ Jitesh Sharma, Ravi Bishnoi, Prasidh Krishna/ Mukesh Kumar, Arshdeep Singh, Jaspreet Bumrah( c).