The Australia Women vs Ireland women T20 match will be the 16th match of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2016 on 26 March which will be played at the Feroz Shah Kotla in New Delhi. The predictions indicate the easy win of former champion over Ireland. The minnows Ireland will be looking to return back to home with a single win. The live score of AUSw vs IREw T20 match of Women’s World T20 2016 will be covered here.
The defending and four-time world champions Australia is the favorites between the two for the battle and have an easy chance to secure their position for the semifinals. They has played 3 group matches in the tournament so far and has won two of them against South Africa by 6 wickets and Sri Lanka by 9 wickets. They only lost the defending champion faced was against New Zealand by 9 wickets. The team has an advantage as they have not lost any match to Ireland. They are at second position after New Zealand in the current Women’s point tables of T20 World Cup 2016.
Ireland are considered minnows in the Group are still waiting for their first win as they have lost all three match. The world cup is already over for the team so they will be playing for their pride. Except for their first match against New Zealand women where they lost by a huge margin of 93 runs, the team came back into the tournament and despite of losing the second match against Sri Lanka by 14 runs and they showed some good cricket and proved that they have potential. They lost their third match to South Africa by 67 runs.
Here is the Team Squad of both the teams :-
|Australia Women||Ireland Women|
|Meg Lanning (capt)||Isabel Joyce (capt)|
|Alex Blackwell (vice-capt)||Clare Shillington|
|Kristen Beams||Mary Waldron (wk)|
|Lauren Cheatle||Lucy O’Reilly|
|Sarah Coyte||Kate McKenna|
|Rene Farrell||Ciara Metcalfe|
|Holly Ferling||Robyn Lewis|
|Nicola Carey||Gaby Lewis|
|Alyssa Healy (wk)||Kim Grath|
|Jess Jonassen||Shauna Kavanagh|
|Beth Mooney||Amy Kenealy|
|Erin Osborne||Jennifer Gray|
|Ellyse Perry||Laura Delany|
|Megan Schutt||Cath Dalon|
|Elyse Villani.||Cecelia Joyce.|
|Group A, Match 16 Australia Women vs Ireland Women|
|Date||26th March 2016|
|Time||3:30 pm (Local Time)|
|Toss||Australia women and opt to field|
The live score of AUSw vs IREw t20 match will be updated here as soon as match starts.
Live Score :-
IREw: 91/7 in 20 overs
Australia need 92 runs to win this match.
AUSw : 92/3 in 13.2 overs
Match Result: Australia women team won the match by 7 wickets .
PLAYER OF THE MATCH: Megan Schutt