England adopted up their emphatic Rose Bowl victory on Thursday with a much less assured four-wicket win on the identical venue on Saturday as they chased down 213.
The third and closing match takes place subsequent week with England now 2-Zero up.
Curtis Campher (68) impressed once more as he anchored Ireland’s innings, with Adil Rashid taking 3-34.
In reply, Bairstow reached his half-century off simply 21 balls, equalling captain Eoin Morgan’s report, earlier than ultimately falling for 82 from 41 deliveries in a knock that contained 14 fours and two sixes.
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Following his dismissal, England promptly misplaced Morgan and Moeen Ali for geese, leaving them abruptly struggling at 137-6.
But the 2 stars of the primary match, Sam Billings (46 not out) and David Willey (47no), once more got here to the fore and bought the world champions over the road with 17.Three overs to spare.
Ireland had been skittled for 172 within the opening recreation, although skipper Andrew Balbirnie nonetheless opted to bat after successful the toss.
Once once more his high order failed to fireplace, as Willey (2-48) adopted up his five-wicket haul final day trip by eradicating each Ireland openers, whereas James Vince’s medium tempo surprisingly accounted for Balbirnie (15).
Rashid then took centre stage for England, fooling Kevin O’Brien (3) with a googly earlier than each Harry Tector (28) and Lorcan Tucker (21) fell to the leg-spinner.
Campher as soon as once more needed to make the most effective of a nasty state of affairs and the all-rounder’s assured 87-ball knock featured eight fours.
Simi Singh and Andrew McBrine contributed 25 and 24 respectively, whereas England left-arm paceman Reece Topley claimed his first worldwide wicket for 1,599 days with the ultimate supply, Ireland ending on 212-9.
Jason Roy fell with out scoring in England’s reply, earlier than Vince (16) and Tom Banton (15) had been once more unable to profit from a possibility to impress – Campher (2-50) accounting for each.
Bairstow handed 3,000 ODI runs earlier than Josh Little (3-60) impressively dismissed him, Morgan and Ali in fast succession.
That left Billings, who top-scored within the opener, and Willey, man-of-the-match in that first recreation, to salvage the innings with their decisive unbroken partnership of 79.
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