India left for Dublin on Tuesday after having a practice session in London on Monday.
O'Brien also dismissed Raina as it looked like Ireland might just contain India towards the end, however, Hardik Pandya came out all guns blazing as he smashed 32 off just 9 balls - which included four sixes as India ended at 213/4.
Rahul had missed out in the first T20 despite being in-form. Kohli, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah and MS Dhoni were rested for the T20 tri-series in Sri Lanka in March. However, India know that Ireland are no knock-overs.
On the bowling front, Kohli will be tempted to field both leg-spinners Yuzvendra Chahal and Kuldeep Yadav, giving them an early taste of conditions. Umesh Yadav who played well in IPL is expected to be in the Playing XI.
India met Ireland in a T20 match in 2009 and registered a win by eight wickets. The Indian cricket team have a full-strength squad to pick from, with captain Virat Kohli back in the team after nursing a neck injury. Meanwhile, 31-year-old Punjab-born off-spinner Simranjit Singh will enjoy the spotlight of playing against his erstwhile nation.
India take on Ireland in a two-match T20I series at the Malahide Cricket Ground Club in the lead-up to the much-anticipated full tour against England next month.
For Ireland, skipper Gary Wilson, former captain William Porterfield and all-rounder Kevin O'Brien are the ones to have T20 experience against an Indianteam.
Who is Lionel Messi's wife Antonella Roccuzzo? "The defeat is my responsibility because I am the coach ", he said. And if such opportunities should arise, Sampaoli said it's imperative for Argentina to find the back of the net.
Footage of a wonderfully selfless act from Japanese fans has gone viral, in a touching end to a big World Cup upset . Coach Akira Nishino's plans worked to perfection as Samurai Blue got just the result they were hoping for.
The Germany keeper bobbled the ball and needed to swipe the rebound away from the attackers after a spectacular dive. "We're not going to the last 16, but we did manage to beat the champions and the world number one team", he added.
There are ongoing debates about whether the election was "free", amid reports of ballot stuffing and vote rigging. Sadi Guven said the president "received the absolute majority of all valid votes", BBC reported.
Apple is also looking to increase the distance that AirPods can function away from an iPhone or iPad, the news service reported. Talking about the AirPods first, these wireless earphones will be able to feature noise-cancellation and water-resistance.
Italy's new government has banned on NGO migrant rescue ships from docking at its ports and urged Malta to take in the Lifeline. Last week, he refused to allow the Aquarius, a ship that picked up hundreds of people, to dock.
It was the second-earliest goal scored by a Belgium player at a World Cup after Leopold Anoul scored in the fifth minute in 1954. Belgium go into the second half with a narrow 2-1 lead, despite dominating for large spells of the first 45 minutes.
We just want to win as many games as possible and he just popped up with two goals that got us all three points. In contrast, England's Premier League is viewed as one of the world's most premier divisions.
She said technology was "transforming how we engage with the NHS" and it can "improve the way care is delivered". It's right that we use that money to spend on our priorities, and the NHS is our number-one priority".
Konta didn't let the improvement of her opponent phase her answering with a shutout in the second game. Jakupovic had an early break in the second as well but Konta soon levelled before surging to victory.
Harley Davidson to begin moving some production overseas
Ryan says the US should counter unfair trading practices, but says, "There are better tools than tariff increases". For the US, Harley-Davidson production isn't changing: the motorcycles sold in the country will still be made here.
For first time ever, FDA approves marijuana-derived medicine
Epidiolex is also the first prescription created to treat children with Dravet syndrome , according to the FDA's announcement. The FDA has previously sent warning letters to companies that hyped their products as cancer or Alzheimer's fighters.
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Serbia must beat Brazil to qualify but a draw could see them through if the Swiss are beaten by Costa Rica by more than one goal . Belgium now have three yellow cards to England's two, meaning this could be a battle of discipline more than anything.
Oil falls as OPEC nears deal to raise production
Iran is usually not part of the committee, which includes Russia, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Oman, Kuwait, Algeria and Venezuela. That means the country has little to gain from a deal to raise OPEC output, unlike top oil exporter Saudi Arabia.
Costa lifts Spain to 1-0 win over Iran
Iran , meanwhile, face Portugal on the same day needing a win to progress at the expense of Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. But Hierro, like Iniesta , has no intention of being the man who steered Spain to an unthinkable World Cup disaster.
Cavs want to keep Kevin Love even if LeBron James leaves
If they can retain James and make a couple other moves to better their squad, they could be even more risky next season. But LeBron and the National Basketball Association don't work that way, so they have to do the next best thing.