Ireland

Scotland, Afghanistan open Desert T20 Challenge with comfortable wins

Scotland came with an all-round performance to defend 190 against Hong Kong successfully while Afghanistan managed to upstage Ireland in a chase of 126 with five wickets in hand in the first two matches of the Desert T20 Challenge in UAE.
15 January 2017
 

Should there be a Test Cricket B League?

Keitumetse Mabuza shares his view on having more teams exposed to Test cricket.
12 January 2017

Ireland central contract for Ed Joyce

Cricket Ireland confirmed that Ed Joyce has accepted a central contract as they strive towards attaining Test status.
21 December 2016

ICC announces Women's World Cup Qualifier 2017 fixtures

The International Cricket Council on Monday announced the fixtures for the Women's World Cup 2017 which has been scheduled between 7th and 21st February in four venues across Colombo.
19 December 2016

ICC awards Ireland's domestic competition first-class status

As a major boost to the Ireland cricket, the International Cricket Council has awarded the domestic competition Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championship a first-class status.
15 October 2016

Daniel Worrall to make ODI debut against Ireland

Melbourne Stars fast bowler Daniel Worrall will make his One-Day International debut for Australia after being named in the playing XI to face Ireland in the lone game in Benoni on Tuesday.
27 September 2016

Bavuma makes memorable debut as South Africa crush Ireland by 206 runs

Temba Bavuma scored a fabulous century on his debut and shared a 159-run opening stand with Quinton de Kock as South Africa went on to post 354 in 50 overs following which the Proteas bowlers restricted Ireland to 148 in the only One-Day International between the two teams in Benoni.
25 September 2016

AB de Villiers to miss Ireland ODI due to injury

South Africa captain AB de Villiers will miss the upcoming One-Day International against Ireland in Benoni on Sunday after failing to recover from an elbow injury.
22 September 2016

Rumana Ahmed hat-trick delivers ODI series win for Bangladesh Women

A hat-trick by Rumana Ahmed helped Bangladesh Women successful defend a total of 106 runs as they bowled Ireland Women out for 96 runs in 37.5 overs to claim a 10-run victory in the third One-Day International in Belfast, going on to claim the three-match series 1-0.
11 September 2016

Ireland Women ODIs against Bangladesh rescheduled

Cricket Ireland has announced the rescheduled dates for the ongoing One-Day International series against Bangladesh Women.
9 September 2016

First ODI rescheduled after heavy overnight rain forces abandonment

The first One-Day International between Ireland Women and Bangladesh Women in Bready was abandoned after overnight rain storms caused the pitch and the outfield to be rendered unfit for play.
9 September 2016

Hong Kong secure 1-0 series win after abandoned game

The overnight rain and wet outfield conditions ensured that no play was possible in the second Twenty20 International between Hong Kong and Ireland, thus handing the visitors a 1-0 series win.
6 September 2016

Ireland Women win series 1-0 after abandonment of second T20I

Ireland Women won the two-match series against Bangladesh Women after the second Twenty20 International between the two sides was abandoned without a ball bowled.
6 September 2016

Nizakhat Khan, Babar Hayat set up massive win for Hong Kong

Led by a fifty from Nizakat Khan and a knock of 49 from Babar Azam, Hong Kong posted 169 for five and bowled Ireland out for 129 runs to secure a massive 40-run win in the first Twenty20 International in Bready.
5 September 2016

Shillington, O'Reilly star for Ireland Women in rain-shortened thriller

Clare Shillington played a crucial cameo while Lucy O'Reilly took two wickets as Ireland Women defeated Bangladesh Women in a rain shortened 10-overs-a-side contest by successfully defending their total of 54 for eight in the first Twenty20 International in Bready.
5 September 2016

Ireland pick Josh Little and Lorcan Tucker for Hong Kong T20Is

Josh Little and Lorcan Tucker have been handed their maiden call-ups to the Ireland Twenty20 International squad which will take on Hong Kong at home in September.
23 August 2016

Ireland Women announce squads for Bangladesh series

Ireland Women have announced 13-member One-Day International and Twenty20 International squads for the upcoming limited-overs series against Bangladesh Women.
23 August 2016

Ireland Women to face Bangladesh Women in September

Ireland Women and Bangladesh Women are set to face off in a limited overs series consisting of two One-Day Internationals and as many Twenty20 Internationals in September.
22 August 2016

Dockrell returns for South Africa, Australia ODIs

Ireland left-arm spinner George Dockrell has been recalled to the Ireland One-Day International squad which will face South Africa and Australia next month.
21 August 2016

Pakistan take series 1-0 after rain washes out second ODI

Intermittent rain showers caused the second One-Day International between Ireland and Pakistan to be abandoned without a ball being bowled, resulting in a 1-0 series victory for the visitors in the two-match series.
20 August 2016