UAE vs Ireland 1st ODI Match Preview, Pitch Report, Weather Report, Probable Line-ups, and Match Prediction
UAE vs Ireland 1st ODI Match Preview, Pitch Report, Weather Report, Probable Line-ups, and Match Prediction

UAE and Ireland are going to lock horns very soon and they are to be an enthralling contest between the swiftest bat and ball. Who is going to lift the trophy high up in the air now?

The much awaited game between the two superb teams of UAE vs Ireland is going to be played in Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi on Jan 08, 2021 which is just one day away! The game starts at 11:00 A.M when the two teams will begin coming head to head for a massive beginning!

The Emirates Cricket Board (ECB) declared that the UAE Men’s cricket team will play Ireland in a four-match ODI series in just a day’s time now! This announcement came in light of the board’s successful hosting of the Emirates D20 League, which finally also ended on December 24th!

The two teams are expected in the face off to give us a treat to the eyes because of their strong competition structure seen previously. Make the best team in UAE vs Ireland fantasy cricket with the match predictions. The two amazing teams last faced off at the T20 World Cup qualifiers in 2019 and the UAE seized the trophy away by only 5 wickets. Who will now? Read the predictions!


Date: January 8th, 2021.

Time: 11:00 A.M

Venue: Sheikh Zayed Stadium, Abu Dhabi


The amazing pitch at the Sheikh Zayed Stadium in Abu Dhabi is seen to be extremely favourable to batsmen for the UAE vs Ireland match. At the Sheik Zayed Stadium, the pitch permits batsmen to play the strokes openly, mostly even owing to fat nature.

Nonetheless, they will be struggling against the spinners as the surface gets drowsy in the long run.


The weather is predicted to be radiant and sunny on 8th January, 2021 with 22°C all day as estimated for the UAE vs Ireland cricket. There is almost zero chances of rain for a large portion of the match, which means there is an insignificant possibility of heavy rainfall as anticipated by the weather reporting research sectors.

UAE vs IRE Probable Playing 11:

United Arab Emirates probable XI line ups: Ashfaq Ahmed, Rohan Mustafa, Ghulam Shabber (WK), Chirag Suri, Ahmed Raza (c), Rameez Shahzad,  Muhammad Usman, Waheed Ahmed, Sultan Ahmed, Zahoor Khan, Junaid Siddiqui

Ireland probable XI line ups: Paul Stirling, Kevin O’Brien, Andy Balbirnie, Harry Tector, Gary Wilson (c & wk), George Dockrell, Gareth Delany, Mark Adair, Stuart Thompson, David Delany, Boyd Rankin.


Both the teams are equally strong on paper and each one of us expect a colossal contest that is going to occur very soon on 8th January, 2021. UAE to sweep Ireland on their homeground in the UAE vs Ireland cricket match. It is only a matter of time when we will find out!


The men of both teams are strong and it is only moments away to find out which team plays better and pursues the trophy until they reach to weigh it up high. So, awaiting the match which is only one day away seems to be the best of all choices!