Ireland will host an ODI tri-series additionally involving West Indies and Bangladesh subsequent summer time. The match, which is able to start on May 5, will see the groups play one another twice with the highest two sides taking part in the ultimate on May 17.
The tri-series, which begins two days after Ireland are scheduled to play an ODI in opposition to England in Malahide, provides to a busy dwelling summer time for Ireland that may characteristic 16 worldwide matches. Apart from the tri-series and the England ODI, Ireland are set to meet Afghanistan in two ODIs, and Zimbabwe in three ODIs and three T20Is. All these matches shall be performed throughout 4 worldwide venues in the nation, with Malahide internet hosting 5, Clontarf three, Stormont 5 and Bready three.
All this limited-overs motion will function a curtain-raiser to the principle occasion; Ireland first ever Test match in opposition to England, at Lord’s. After being granted Test standing in 2017, Ireland hosted Pakistan for a one-off Test in May 2018, which the guests gained by five-wickets in Malahide. Ireland are additionally set to play their first-ever away Test match in March 2019, in opposition to fellow Test newbies Afghanistan.