Ireland

Andrew White appointed national chair of men's selectors

Andrew White has been appointed the Chair of National Men’s Selectors as Irish cricket embarks on what is destined to be an historic 2018.
13 December 2017
 

Stirling century helps Ireland to 2-1 series win over Afghanistan

After George Dockrell and Barry McCarthy shared seven wickets between them to restrict Afghanistan to 177, a blistering century from Paul Stirling help Ireland complete the chase in 38 overs with five wickets in hand in the final One-Day International in Sharjah to wrap up the series 2-1.
11 December 2017

Ireland name under 19 World Cup Squad

Cricket Ireland have named their 15-man squad for next month’s ICC Under 19 World Cup in New Zealand, keeping faith with the players that secured qualification.
8 December 2017

McCarthy five-fer helps Ireland level series against Afghanistan

Barry McCarthy claimed a five-wicket haul as Ireland restricted Afghanistan to 220 runs and completed a 51 run victory in the second One-Day International in Sharjah to level the series 1-1.
8 December 2017

Mujeeb Zadran shines on debut as Afghanistan crush Ireland by 138 runs

Mujeeb Zadran and Rashid Khan shared seven wickets between them as Afghanistan bowled out Ireland for 100 runs and completed a massive 138 run victory in the first One-Day International in Sharjah to take a 1-0 lead in the series.
6 December 2017

Determined O’Brien Keeps Ireland Hopes Alive

KEVIN O’BRIEN showed all his experience to keep Ireland’s slim hopes of capturing a fifth ICC InterContinental Cup alive after they slumped to 166 for 8 against Scotland in Dubai.
29 November 2017

Adri-Technology Company Devenish Team Up With Cricket Ireland

Cricket Ireland, and agri-technology company Devenish, have teamed up to support an Ireland Women’s Overseas Player Development Scholarship Programme for 12 months initially, with an option to extend beyond. The exciting initiative will help forge the next generation of Irish cricketers to broaden their international experience as they strive to continue to build on their impressive performances in recent years.
29 November 2017

Ireland Name Under 15 And 17 Winter Training Squads

Cricket Ireland have named both their Under 15 and 17 winter training squads ahead of a busy schedule in 2018.
28 November 2017

Ireland to make their Test debut against Pakistan in May next year

Ireland's much-awaited Test debut has been confirmed with them hosting Pakistan in May next year.
12 October 2017

Belfast washout makes West Indies' automatic qualification for 2019 World Cup even tougher

West Indies' chances of gaining an automatic qualification for the 2019 World Cup has become even tougher with their one-off One-Day International against Ireland ending in a washout in Belfast on Wednesday.
14 September 2017

Ireland-West Indies encounter abandoned due to rain

The one-off One-Day International between Ireland and West Indies ended without a ball being bowled with weather playing spoilsport in Belfast on Wednesday.
13 September 2017

Ireland name squad for ODI against West Indies

Ireland have announced a 14-man squad for the upcoming One-Day International against West Indies to be played at Civil Service Cricket Club in Belfast on 13th September.
31 August 2017

Max Sorensen quits international cricket

Ireland fast bowler Max Sorensen has announced his decision to retire from international cricket with immediate effect.
1 August 2017

John Bracewell set to quit as Ireland coach in December

Ireland have confirmed that head coach John Bracwell will step down from his role at the end of his contract in December.
19 July 2017

ICC grants Test status to Afghanistan, Ireland

In what will be a big boost to both Afghanistan and Ireland, the International Cricket Council has confirmed Test status for the two countries during their board meeting in London on Thursday.
22 June 2017

Ireland Women earn consolation win over Zimbabwe Women

Laura Delany and Shauna Kavanagh scored knocks of 81 and 67 respectively while Aoife Beggs picked a five-wicket haul as Ireland Women won the third place play-off in the Women's Quadrangular Series against Zimbabwe Women in Potchefstroom.
22 May 2017

Powerful New Zealand claim series win with massive 190 run win over Ireland

Tom Latham led a dominating batting performance with a brilliant century while the Black Caps bowlers came up with a clinical bowling performance as they went on to defeat Ireland by 190 runs in the fifth game of the tri-series in Dublin to claim an unassailable lead.
21 May 2017

South Africa Women register massive 120-run win riding on Steyn century

Andrie Steyn slammed a brilliant century while Sune Luus supported with a 83-run knock as South Africa went on to pile 323 for eight following which Ayabonga Khaka led with a three-wicket haul to restrict Ireland to 203 for six, thereby claiming a massive 120 run victory in the 11th match of Women's Quadrangular Series in Potchefstroom.
20 May 2017

Sarkar, Mustafizur star in convincing eight wicket win for Bangladesh

Mustafizur Rahman picked a four-wicket haul while Soumya Sarkar played an unbeaten 87 run knock as Bangladesh chased down 182 runs against Ireland successfully with eight wickets in hand in the fourth match of the tri-series in Dublin.
19 May 2017

All-round Neesham stars in New Zealand win over Bangladesh

James Neesham scored a fifty and picked two wickets while Hamish Bennett made a strong comeback with a three-wicket haul as New Zealand managed to chase down 258 against Bangladesh in the 48th over to seal a four-wicket win in the third match of the tri-series in Dublin.
18 May 2017