A total of five Ireland players are in isolation at present. Paul Stirling, Simi Singh and Ben White had earlier tested positive for the virus and missed the first ODI.
Ireland went well into the chase with 165/1 at one stage in the game, but after the fall of Andy Balbirnie, they kept losing wickets at regular intervals and remained short of the target.
West Indies captain Kieron Pollard makes a comeback after missing the Pakistan tour due to a hamstring injury sustained at T20 World Cup in the United Arab Emirates.
Two other Ireland players Andy McBrine and Andy Balbirnie have also been sent into isolation after they came in close contact with Paul Stirling and Shane Getkate. Ireland to play 3 ODIs and a T20I vs West Indies.
The first USA vs Ireland ODI had already been cancelled and the second game of the series was postponed for a day after members of the umpiring team and the home squad tested positive for Covid-19.
One umpire among the match officials was found to be Covid-19 positive while the other three are deemed closed contacts. This left all the four umpires unavailable for the first ODI on Sunday.
After posting 188/6, thanks to fifties from Sushant Modani and Gajanand Singh, United States restricted Ireland for 162/6 in the first T20I match at Lauderhill, Florida. They will play at the same venue in a day-night match on Thursday.
Bangladesh spin bowling coach Rangana Herath and four members of the Ireland cricket team have tested positive for Coronavirus. Bangladesh are in New Zealand for a two-match Test series.
Kagiso Rabada dismissed Liam Livingstone, Eoin Morgan and Chris Jordan off successive deliveries to take a historic first hat-trick for South Africa in T20 Internationals.
Namibia stunned the Netherlands and Ireland in their group matches to storm into ICC Men's T20 World Cup Super-12 stage. They will now play the big boys of world cricket.
Namibia made a quiet start to their chase against Ireland's 125/8, but reached the target in 18.3 to register an eight-wicket win.
After restricting Ireland to 125/8, Namibia chased down the target in 18.23 overs. Catch highlights of ICC T20 World Cup, NAM vs IRE Group A match.
Sri Lanka have already qualified for the T20 World Cup 2021 Super 12 stage while Netherlands are out of the equation. The winner of NAM vs IRE will advance to the next stage.
Asked to bat first, Sri Lanka recovered from 8 for 3 to make 171 for 7 in 20 overs and then returned to dismiss Ireland for 101 in 18.3 overs to grab the top position in Group A.
After posting 171/7, Sri Lanka dismissed Ireland for 101 in 18.3 overs. Catch highlights of ICC T20 World Cup, SL vs IRE, Group A match.
Ireland's Curtis Campher dismissed Colin Ackermann, Ryan ten Doeschate, Scott Edwards and Roelof van der Merwe in four consecutive balls to etch his name into history books.
Ireland's Campher became only the third bowler in the world to take four wickets in four balls in men's T20 internationals. He is also the second bowler after Brett Lee to grab a T20 World Cup hattrick.
Ireland face a tough test against the Netherlands in their ICC T20 World Cup 2021, Group A match. Check match and telecast details.
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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