Preview – Cricket: Ireland v England, One-Day International

Ireland England

England’s first international since returning from the West Indies sees them travelling to Dublin for a one-off ODI.

When they played against the Windies they drew the five-match series 2-2, with one match being abandoned without a ball bowled. Ireland also drew their last five-match series 2-2, playing against Afghanistan. Ireland are preparing for a series of ODIs, while England are preparing for the World Cup at the end of May (Ireland failed to qualify).

England also have others problems, with Alex Hales being withdrawn from the squad following an off-field incident.

Ireland v England is on Sky Main Event and Sky Cricket at 10.30 (play beings 10.45).