Ireland

Cricket Ireland announce ODI tri-series involving New Zealand and Bangladesh

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that they will host New Zealand and Bangladesh for a One-Day International tri-series which will be played in May 2017.
28 April 2016
 

Afghanistan to tour Ireland for a five-match ODI series

Cricket Ireland has announced a five-match One-Day International series at home against Afghanistan to be played between 10th and 19th July in Belfast.
14 April 2016

Laura Delany named as Ireland Women captain

Ireland all-rounder Laura Delany has been picked to lead the Ireland Women team after Isobel Joyce stepped down from the post following the exit in the ICC Women’s World Twenty20.
14 April 2016

Isobel Joyce steps down as Ireland Women's captain

Ireland Women's team captain Isobel Joyce has stepped down from the post after the team exited the ICC Women's World T20 in the group stages.
31 March 2016

Schutt, Villani keep Australia alive with a dominant victory

Megan Schutt took three wickets while Elyse Villani scored a fluent 43 as Australia Women chased down a target of 92 runs in 13.2 overs to secure a seven-wicket victory against Ireland Women in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Delhi to stay alive in the tournament.
26 March 2016

Luus five-fer helps South Africa Women complete massive win

Suné Luus took a career haul of best five wickets for eight runs as South Africa Women restricted Ireland Women to 89 for nine in 20 overs in a chase of 157 runs to secure a massive 67-run victory in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 in Chennai.
23 March 2016

Sugandika Kumari stars in a 14-run win for Sri Lanka Women

Sugandika Kumari took a three-wicket haul and led a disciplined bowling performance as Sri Lanka Women defeated Ireland Women by 14 runs in the Group A encounter of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Mohali.
20 March 2016

Captain's knock from Suzie Bates secure New Zealand Women 93-run win

Suzie Bates led New Zealand from the front with a 60-ball knock of 82 as the White Ferns secured a massive 93-run victory after posting a total of 177 for three against Ireland Women in the fifth match in Group A of the ICC Women's World Twenty20 in Mohali.
18 March 2016

Netherlands triumph over Ireland in rain-curtailed game

Paul van Meekeren took four wickets as Netherlands restricted Ireland to 47 for seven in a rain-curtailed six overs match to claim a 12-run victory in the 11th match in the first round of Group A in the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala.
13 March 2016

Ireland bow out of ICC World T20 after rain ensures washout

Bangladesh scored 94 for two in the eight overs that were possible following which a steady rain forced the abandonment of the eighth match of the first round in Group A in the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala, which knocked Ireland out of the tournament.
11 March 2016

Oman seal thrilling two-wicket win over Ireland with Amir Ali cameo

Amir Ali played a blistering 17-ball knock of 32 runs and shared a crucial 47-run stand with Jatinder Singh as Oman managed to sneak a thrilling two-wicket win over Ireland in a chase of 155 runs in the fourth match of the first round in Group A of the ICC World Twenty20 in Dharamsala.
9 March 2016

Hot Spot - Who will make it through to the ICC WT20 2016 Super 10s?

Join John Pennington and Chetan Narula as they preview the first stage of the ICC World T20 2016, where eight teams battle to qualify for the Super 10s.
7 March 2016

Cricket must keep expanding - Gary Wilson

We caught up with Surrey and Ireland wicket-keeper batsman Gary Wilson, who took time out from Ireland's tour of Australia, to chat with us about all things cricket as well as golf and his partnership with SF Stanford.
10 February 2016

Ireland count on experience for World T20 campaign

Fast bowler Boyd Rankin has been named in the 15-man Ireland squad to take part in the 2016 World Twenty20 with William Porterfield leading an experienced side.
8 February 2016

Sri Lanka ease into semi-finals with comfortable victory over England

Wanidu Hasaranga inflicted heavy damage on the England batting lineup with a three-wicket haul after which Avishka Fernando scored a fluent 95 to help Sri Lanka chase down 185 with six wickets in hand in the quarter-finals of the ICC Under-19 World Cup encounter in Mirpur.
7 February 2016

South Africa, New Zealand register comprehensive wins in play-off quarter-finals

South Africa and New Zealand handed comprehensive defeats to Ireland and Scotland in their respective ninth place play-off quarter-final matches in the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh.
4 February 2016

India continue winning march while New Zealand, Afghanistan register first wins

India secured the top position in Group D of the ICC Under-19 World Cup after demolishing Nepal on the back of a strong batting performance while New Zealand and Afghanistan won their respective encounters to register their first win in the tournament.
1 February 2016

India, Nepal advance to quarterfinals with comprehensive wins

India and Nepal booked their berth in the quarterfinals of the ICC U-19 World Cup in Bangladesh with back-to-back convincing victories in their Group D encounters by handing New Zealand and Ireland respectively their second consecutive defeats in the tournament.
30 January 2016

India survive Ireland scare, Nepal stun New Zealand

Joshua Little and Rory Anders put India in a spot of bother before Sarfaraz Khan and Washington Sundar joined the rescue act to post a total beyond the reach of Ireland and register a 79-run victory in their Group D ICC World Cup U-19 encounter in Mirpur.
28 January 2016

Ireland appoint Chaminda Vaas as bowling consultant

Cricket Ireland has announced the appointment of former Sri Lankan fast bowler Chaminda Vaas as the bowling consultant for the national team prior to the 2016 World Twenty20.
21 January 2016