Watch England vs Ireland 1st ODI live cricket streaming scores ball by ball today match commentary. Ire vs Eng 1st ODI live cricket match scores with match review and report. Ireland tour of England 2017, the 1st match to be played at Bristol on 5th May, 2017.
- Event: Ireland Tour of England 2017
- Match: 1st ODI
- Teams: England vs Ireland
- Time: 11:00 Local | 10:00 GMT
- Date: 5th May, 2017
- Venue: Bristol
Ireland vs England 1st ODI Match Officials:
- Toss – Ireland, who chose to bat
- Umpires – Aleem Dar (Pakistan) and RJ Bailey
- TV umpire – PR Reiffel (Australia)
- Match referee – RS Madugalle (Sri Lanka)
- Reserve umpire – RT Robinson
England vs Ireland 3rd ODI Live Streaming Links
Ireland to face England in the 1st ODI match of the Ireland tour of England 2017 at Bristol. Ireland will be captained by Porterfield and England will be captained by Eoin Morgan. Ireland team is rising high in the international cricket as they have been dominating their country as well as bringing the cricket to the next level.
England will host the Ireland team before they enter in the ICC Cricket Champions Trophy and that could be helpful for the English side to get some practice and prepare themselves with powerful equipments. Eoin Morgan will lead the English side against Ireland as well as in the Champions Trophy to be started on 1st June, 2017.
Players in the Spotlight – Ireland:
Irish team is now having some aggressive youngsters and experienced players. The batting and bowling departments are now to the next level and they have made some imporvements. Joyce, Stirling and Porterfiled are the main batsmen in the top order position.
The Irish batting lineup also includes Balbirnie and O’Brien and these two batsmen are quite dangerous especially on the English pitches. On the counter side, the bowling lineup of Ireland is also now up to the mark as Thompson and Dockrell, both have been quite fruitful for the team on the behalf of their experience and dangerous bowling ability.
TJ Murtagh and PKD Chase, these bowlers ar the backbone of the Irish bowling lineup as they have been leading from the front and they have acquired the aggressive and attacking mode to tackle the opposition.
Players in the Spotlight – England
Host England is always been in confidence whenever they have played at home. English team is currently quite dangerous side to play with, especially at their home ground. This is the 1st ODI of One-Day International series and host is being led under the captaincy of Eoin Morgan, the dangerous batsman.
England team is looking forward to the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 to be started on 1st June, 2017, while Ireland is not a part of the mega event to be played in England.
Roy, AD Hales and Joe Root are the main top order batsmen in the English side. Eoin Morgan, the skipper is middle order batsman. The English team has one of the strongest batting lineups in the world, in which SW Billings and Rashid are also part of the England’ batting lineup.