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1st ODI of the Ireland Women in Zimbabwe, 3 ODI Series, 2024 has Zimbabwe Women taking on Ireland Women. The match will be played at the Harare Sports Club, Harare on 18th January at 12:45 PM IST.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W (Zimbabwe Women vs Ireland Women), 1st ODI - Match Information

Match: Zimbabwe Women vs Ireland Women, 1st ODI
Date: 18th January, 2024
Time: 12:45 PM IST
Venue: Harare Sports Club, Harare

ZIM-W vs IRE-W (Zimbabwe Women vs Ireland Women), 1st ODI Preview

In their last 5 games, Ireland Women have won 2 games and lost 3. Zimbabwe Women have faced defeat in the last 5 matches they have played.

Both teams last played against each other in the 4th ODI of the Ireland Women in Zimbabwe, 4 ODI Series 2021 where Josephine Nkomo scored the highest fantasy points for Zimbabwe Women with 115 match fantasy points while Laura Delany topped the fantasy points leaderboard for Ireland Women with 157 match fantasy points.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W, Harare Sports Club, Harare Pitch Report and Weather Conditions

The pitch at the Harare Sports Club, Harare is a balanced pitch. The average 1st innings score at this venue in the last 7 matches is 227 runs. The team batting first at this venue has won 57% of its matches, so the toss does not make much of a difference here. The team winning the toss may decide to bat or bowl depending on the ground conditions.

Weather Report for Harare Sports Club, Harare

The temperature is expected to be around 21°C with 83% humidity. 2.62 m/s winds are expected. Cloudy weather is expected during the match, this may help pacers with movement. There is moderate rain expected which may affect playing conditions.

Pace or Spin?

The venue is suited for both pacers and spinners alike.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W, Head-to-Head

In the 4 matches played between these 2 teams, Zimbabwe Women do not have a good record against Ireland Women. Based on our analysis and trends, we predict the trend to continue. The all-rounders of both teams have earned the most fantasy points for their respective teams so far.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Dream11 Prediction: Top Batter and Wicket-Keeper Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Gaby Lewis 4 81 16.2 0 0 16, 0, 16, 14, 35 0, 0, 0, 0, 0
Amy Hunter 4 104 20.8 0 0 37, 56, 10, 1, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 0
Mary-Anne Musonda 4 25 5 0 0 21, 0, 0, 4, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 0
  1. Gaby Hollis Lewis

    Gaby Lewis is a batter with an average of 49 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9.3 and can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. She is a top-order batter who bats right-handed. In the recently played 4 matches, this player has scored 16, 0, 16, 14 and 35 runs at an average of 16.2 per match.

  2. Amy Hunter

    Amy Hunter is a wicket-keeper with an average of 59 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.4 and is a good-to-have player for your Fantasy Team. Amy Hunter is a batter who bats right-handed and also keeps wickets. In the recent 4 matches, she has scored 104 runs averaging 20.8 per match.

  3. Mary-Anne Musonda

    Mary-Anne Musonda can be a high-risk, high-returns pick for your Dream11 Team. This player has an average of 16 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 7.3. Mary-Anne Musonda is a top-order batter who bats right-handed. In the last 4 matches, she has scored 21, 0, 0, 4 and 0 runs at an average of 5 per match.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Dream11 Prediction: Top Bowler Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Cara Murray 3 6 1.2 6 1.2 5, 0, 0, 1, 0 0, 3, 2, 0, 1
Nomvelo Sibanda 3 34 6.8 2 0.4 1, 0, 33, 0, 0 0, 1, 0, 0, 1
Georgina Dempsey 3 18 3.6 3 0.6 10, 0, 0, 0, 8 0, 1, 0, 2, 0
  1. Cara Murray

    Cara Murray is a very inconsistent player in terms of fantasy points and can be a high-risk, high-returns pick in your team. This player has an average of 66 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.1. Cara Murray bowls leg-break and in the recent 3 matches, she has taken 6 wickets at an average of 1.2.

  2. Nomvelo Sibanda

    Nomvelo Sibanda is a very consistent player in terms of fantasy points. This player has an average of 49 match fantasy points in the last 6 games and a fantasy rating of 8.1. Nomvelo Sibanda bowls left-arm medium and in the last 3 matches, she has taken 2 wickets at an average of 0.4.

  3. Georgina Dempsey

    Georgina Dempsey is a bowler with an average of 61 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 8.1 and is a good-to-have player for your Fantasy Team. This player bowls right-arm medium and in the recently played 3 matches, Georgina Dempsey has taken 3 wickets at an average of 0.6.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Dream11 Prediction: Top All-Rounder Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Kelis Ndhlovu 3 7 1.4 10 2 7, 0, 0, 0, 0 0, 2, 3, 0, 5
Laura Delany 3 69 13.8 2 0.4 41, 0, 28, 0, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 2
Arlene Kelly 3 31 6.2 8 1.6 26, 0, 0, 5, 0 0, 4, 2, 0, 2
  1. Kelis Tanyaradzwa Ndhlovu

    Kelis Ndhlovu is a very inconsistent player in terms of fantasy points and can be a differential pick in your team. She has an average of 91 match fantasy points in the last 3 games and a fantasy rating of 10. This player is a top-order, left-handed batter. In the recent 3 matches, Kelis Ndhlovu has scored 7, 0, 0, 0 and 0 runs averaging 1.4 per match.

  2. Laura Katherine Delany

    Laura Delany is a good-to-have player for your Dream11 Fantasy Team. She has an average of 43 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.6. This player is a batter who bats right-handed. In the last 3 matches, Laura Delany has scored 69 runs at an average of 13.8 per match.

  3. Arlene Nora Kelly

    Arlene Kelly is a good-to-have player for your Dream11 Fantasy Team. She has an average of 67 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.1. This player is a right-arm medium bowler and in the last 3 matches, Arlene Kelly has taken 0, 4, 2, 0 and 2 wickets at an average of 1.6.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Dream11 Prediction: Top Captain and Vice-Captain Picks

M - Matches Played, R - Runs, Avg R - Average Runs, W - Wickets, Avg W - Average Wickets, RR - Recent Scores, RW - Recent Wickets

Player M R Avg R W Avg W RR RW
Kelis Ndhlovu 3 7 1.4 10 2 7, 0, 0, 0, 0 0, 2, 3, 0, 5
Laura Delany 3 69 13.8 2 0.4 41, 0, 28, 0, 0 0, 0, 0, 0, 2
Gaby Lewis 4 81 16.2 0 0 16, 0, 16, 14, 35 0, 0, 0, 0, 0
Cara Murray 3 6 1.2 6 1.2 5, 0, 0, 1, 0 0, 3, 2, 0, 1
Arlene Kelly 3 31 6.2 8 1.6 26, 0, 0, 5, 0 0, 4, 2, 0, 2
  1. Kelis Tanyaradzwa Ndhlovu

    Kelis Ndhlovu is an all-rounder with an average of 91 match fantasy points in the last 3 games, a fantasy rating of 10 and is a differential player for your Fantasy Team. She is a top-order batter who bats left-handed. In the recent 3 matches, this player has scored 7 runs averaging 1.4 per match.

  2. Laura Katherine Delany

    Laura Delany is an all-rounder with an average of 43 match fantasy points in the last 10 games, a fantasy rating of 9.6 and can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. Laura Delany is a right-handed batter. In the last 3 matches, she has scored 69 runs averaging 13.8 per match.

  3. Gaby Hollis Lewis

    Gaby Lewis can be a good pick for your Dream11 Team. This player has an average of 49 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.3. Gaby Lewis is a top-order batter who bats right-handed. In the last 4 matches, she has scored 81 runs at an average of 16.2 per match.

  4. Cara Murray

    Cara Murray is a punt player for your Fantasy Team. This player has an average of 66 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.1. Cara Murray is a leg-break bowler and in the last 3 matches, she has taken 0, 3, 2, 0 and 1 wickets at an average of 1.2.

  5. Arlene Nora Kelly

    Arlene Kelly is a fairly consistent player in terms of fantasy points. This player has an average of 67 match fantasy points in the last 10 games and a fantasy rating of 9.1. Arlene Kelly is a right-arm medium bowler and in the recent 3 matches, she has taken 0, 4, 2, 0 and 2 wickets at an average of 1.6.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Squad Information

Ireland Women (IRE-W) Squad: Laura Delany, Gaby Lewis, Leah Paul, Rebecca Stokell, Cara Murray, Orla Prendergast, Arlene Kelly, Alana Dalzell, Amy Hunter, Ava Canning, Freya Sargent, Georgina Dempsey, Jane Maguire, Sarah Forbes and Joanna Loughran.

Zimbabwe Women (ZIM-W) Squad: Precious Marange, Chiedza Dhururu, Audrey Mazvishaya, Chipo Mugeri-Tiripano, Pellagia Mujaji, Nomvelo Sibanda, Loreen Tshuma, Mary-Anne Musonda, Ashley Ndiraya, Nyasha Gwanzura, Francisca Chipare, Kelis Ndhlovu, Adel Zimunu, Beloved Biza and Lindokuhle Mabhero.

ZIM-W vs IRE-W Dream11 Team Today

Wicket-Keepers: Amy Hunter and Chiedza Dhururu

Batters: Gaby Lewis, Leah Paul and Mary-Anne Musonda

All-Rounders: Kelis Ndhlovu, Laura Delany and Arlene Kelly

Bowlers: Cara Murray, Nomvelo Sibanda and Jane Maguire

Captain: Jane Maguire

Vice-Captain: Chiedza Dhururu

​​​​​​​Photo credit: Alamy

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