WI vs IRE: Cricket West Indies (CWI) and Cricket Ireland (CI) announced revised schedule for the ongoing ODI Series.
WI vs IRE: The 2nd ODI & 3rd ODI set to be played on Thursday and Sunday at Sabina Park.
The second ODI will now be played on Thursday 13 January. With the third. And final ODI on Sunday 16 January at Sabina Park. First ball is 9:30am local time (10:30am Eastern Caribbean/2:30pm Ireland).
The rescheduling occurred following five COVID-19 positive cases. As well as injuries in the Ireland camp leaving the Ireland squad depleted ahead of the 2nd ODI which was originally was scheduled for Tuesday, 11 January. As a consequence the one-off T20 International has been cancelled to allow for this revised schedule. And to avoid impact on the teams’ travel plans and subsequent fixtures.
These ODI matches form part of the ICC ODI Super League with both teams having the opportunity to win points to be one of the top seven teams. Excluding hosts India, to gain automatic qualification for the 2023 ICC Men’s Cricket World Cup.
West Indies lead the three-match series 1-0 following their 24-run victory in the first ODI on Saturday.
REVISED ODI SERIES SCHEDULE (At Sabina Park)
Start: 9:30am (9:30am (10:30am Eastern Caribbean/2:30pm Ireland)
8 January: 1st ODI – West Indies won by 24 runs
- Thursday 13 January: 2nd ODI
- Sunday 16 January: 3rd ODI