The Triangular ODI series between UAE, Ireland and Scotland is all set to commence today as UAE is taking on the Ireland. UAE will host the series under the leadership of their leading all-rounder, Rohan Mustafa. UAE is surely taking this series as a platform and preparation matches for the World Cricket Division II which will be held on Namibia in next month. The upcoming Division II will eventually draw the future of UAE so, they will surely try to fill all those room of improvement before its commencement.  Four matches in this series- two matches respectively with Ireland and Scotland will give them all those change to polish off the rough edges of their side.

On other hand, Ireland must be taking this series as a preparation tour for the big task on their way, ICC World Cup Qualifier, which is to be held in Zimbabwe in the month of March this year. They should be on their form of life to bear the best performance and keep their hope alive against big side likes of Windies, Zimbabwe and Afghanistan.

UAE had announced their 14-men squad for this series just few days back :-
1. Rohan Mustafa (c)
2. Ashfaq Ahmed
3. Ghulam Shabber
4. Rameez Shahzad
5. Muhammad Boota
6. Muhammad Usman
7. Adnan Mufti
8. Shaiman Anwar 
9. Ahmed Raza
10. Imran Haider
11. Qadeer Ahmed
12. Muhammad Naveed
13. Amir Hayat
14. Zahoor Khan

Tri-Series Scheduled :-

Jan – 11  (UAE vs IRE)

Jan – 13  (UAE vs IRE)

Jan – 16  (IRE vs Scot)

Jan – 18 (IRE vs Scot)

Jan – 21 (UAE vs Scot)

Jan – 23 (UAE vs Scot)

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