This was already a pretty bad day for England without the cricket.
Ireland bowled out for just 38 to hand England victory.
England name their XI to face Ireland - two debuts and two spinners.
James Anderson out of Ireland Test with calf injury.
The Cricket Badger is joined by Boyd Rankin - the former England and current Ireland player - ahead of this week's Test...
The competition will be contested by six teams from Ireland, Scotland and the Netherlands.
The Cricket Badger gets the Irish perspective on all things World Cup.
Gulbadin Naib takes six wickets as Afghanistan square series with 126-run win
You can watch the Test match between Afghanistan and Ireland live and and free on YouTube here or below. Afghanistan had the...
Afghanistan stunned the world when they posted the highest ever score in a T20 international, but what about the other top scores?