In a latest development, England skipper Eoin Morgan has pulled his groin and will be sitting out for the remainder of the match against Ireland in the series finale at Old Trafford.
Morgan felt tightness in his groin while batting in the first innings and he won’t field. Moeen Ali will captain. Liam Livingstone sub fielder. The left-hander looked in blistering form as he registered a quickfire 84 balls 106 to propel England to a total of 328.
David Willey, who put up a stellar display with the ball earlier in the series also contributed with the willow with a steely knock of 51. Youngster Tom Banton also picked up his maiden half-century as England gave Ireland a target of 329 for win.
For Ireland, Young took three wickets while the duo of Campher and Little shared two wicket each. Despite the match being a dead-rubber, Ireland has 2023 World Cup qualifying at the stake with the Royal London series being a part of the newly introduced World Cup Super League.