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India hustled Ireland with speed and pace: not pace bowling or impressive readings on the speed gun, bouncers and yorkers, but a foot-on-the-pedal approach with bat and ball which left Ireland with little time to think
When the pitch is flat and the opponent is well-drilled and playing their A game, this Ireland team does not yet have the depth of skill to challenge them
Stats highlights from the Group B match between India and Ireland in Hamilton
Plays of the Day from the India-Ireland World Cup Group B match in Hamilton
Number of times that India have lost a World Cup match against a non-Test nation (current).
Runs scored by Ireland's batsmen this game against 180 balls of spin. They scored 114 runs off 114 balls against the pace bowlers.
Ireland's total, their highest against India (3 ODIs). This is also their second-highest score in World Cups when batting first.
Instances of Ireland beating India in an ODI. India have won each of the two previous ODIs against Ireland.