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Ireland vs. zimbabwe 842 views
Thirteen sites have been used so far in this tournament. On Saturday the fourteenthand final plant makes its debut in the 2015 World Cup Bellerive Oval in Hobart. Andhe does it in an important match for the composition of the pool b table.This is thegame of the penultimate pool of Zimbabwe and their last match is against India; onlyvictory so far their chances of reaching the knockouts are very slim. The victory here isessential and their chances have not been helped by a quadriceps tear suffered byCaptain Elton Chigumbura. Brendan Taylor will lead the side in the absence of Chigumbura.
Ireland on the other hand has a team in top form two wins already and an extra game in hand. They also must still confront the India before ending his campaign pool against Pakistan. win against Zimbabwe would give them a good chance of progressing although it could still fall to his last game. The only other time these teams met in a World Cup match played a thrilling tie in Jamaica in 2007 which helped Ireland memorably classification for the Super Eights. Surprisingly no they have faced in an ODI for four years and a half.
Ireland should expect their confidence has not hit too by their loss of 201 runs to South Africa in Canberra. Captain William Porterfield a composite figure on the eve ofthis game very confident that mood in their camp had not fallen after the hard defeat.Ireland however already have defeated an incumbent member in this tournament Antilles while only victory Zimbabwe was against United Arab Emirates.
Ireland vs. Zimbabwe Match information
Ireland vs Zimbabwe 30 Match Pool B ICC World Cup 2015
Saturday 07 March 2015
Match Time: 3:30 AM GMT
Place of Match: Bellerive Oval, Hobart
Zimbabwe (Likely to Play): Sikandar Raza, Regis Chakabva, Brendan Taylor, HamiltonMasakadza (c / w), Craig Ervine, Sean Williams, Stuart Matsikenyeri, Solomon Mire,Tawanda Mupariwa, Tendai Chatara, Tinashe Panyangara, Tafadzwa Kamungozi, Prosper Utseya,Chamu Chibhabha
Ireland (Likely to Play): William Porterfield (c), Paul Stirling, Ed Joyce, Niall O'Brien, AndrewBalbirnie, Gary Wilson (w), Kevin O'Brien, John Mooney, George Dockrell, MaxSorensen, Andy McBrine, Alex Cusack Peter Chase,Craig young, Stuart Thompson