England vs Ireland 2023 Test Match Prediction

England will take on Ireland in the only Test of the series at the Lord’s Cricket Ground, London, from Thursday (1 June) morning.

The England Team had a terrific last 12 months in Test cricket, winning 10 of the 12 Tests and remaining unbeaten in the 5 series played. The team last played Test cricket in New Zealand back in February. Brook and Root were the top scorers with 329 and 319 runs, respectively. Broad and Leach picked up 10 wickets each.

On the other hand, Ireland are yet to draw or win in the 6 Tests played in their history. They lost the last Test series played in Sri Lanka by 2-0. Tector scored a fifty, and off-spinner McBrine picked up 2 wickets. Camphor scored a century and was the highest-taker with 3 wickets. Ireland lost the only Test played in England by 143 runs in 2019.  

ENG vs IRE Test Match Details

  • Venue: Lord’s Cricket Ground, London
  • Date & Time: June 1, 2023, at 3:30 PM IST
  • Live Streaming: Sony Sports Channels and SonyLIV App

Probable Playing 11 for Today’s England vs Ireland 2023 Test

Probable Playing 11 for England Team

Z. Crawley, B. Duckett, O. Pope, J. Root, H. Brook, B. Stokes (C), J. Bairstow (WK), S. Broad, M. Potts, J. Tongue, J. Leach 

Probable Playing 11 for Ireland Team

P. Moor, J. McCollum, A. Balbirnie (C), P. Stirling, H. Tector, C. Campher, L. Tucker (WK), A. McBrine, G. Hume, M. Adair, F. Hand

England vs Ireland Test Head-to-head Record


England Won

Ireland Won




In England




Lord’s Cricket Ground Pitch Report

Weather Report - 20°C, Mostly sunny


Pitch Report - Balanced


Avg. 1st Innings Score - 225 runs (Last 10 Tests played)


Avg. 2nd Innings Score - 290 runs (Last 10 Tests played)


Toss Record - Team batting second won 5 times (Last 10 Tests played)

Top Fantasy Players for England vs Ireland Test 2023

England Team

PlayerCareer Test Stats
O. Pope (BAT)1841 runs
J. Root (BAT)10948 runs
B. Stokes (AR)5712 runs & 194 wickets
S. Broad (BOWL)576 wickets

Ireland Team

PlayerCareer Test Stats
H. Tector (BAT)285 runs
L. Tucker (WK)289 runs
C. Campher (AR)188 runs & 3 wickets
M. Adair (BOWL)10 wickets

England vs Ireland 2023 Test Fantasy Team

  • Wicketkeepers: J. Bairstow, L. Tucker
  • Batters: J. Root, O. Pope, H. Brook, H. Tector
  • All-rounders: B. Stokes, C. Campher
  • Bowlers: S. Broad, M. Potts, M. Adair


  • Captain: J. Root/S. Broad
  • Vice Captain: L. Tucker/M. Adair

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