Ireland

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

Ireland call up Kate McKenna for Women's WT20

Ireland have called up Merrion's Kate McKenna to their squad for the ICC Women's World T20 squad, with her inclusion the only change from the squad that won the qualifier in Bangkok in December.
19 January 2016

ICC invites Ireland to replace Australia in ICC U19 World Cup

The International Cricket Council on Tuesday has invited Ireland to participate in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup to be held in Bangladesh replacing Australia.
5 January 2016

Boyd Rankin returns to Ireland

Fast bowler Boyd Rankin has returned to Ireland and will represent the country of his birth in a bid to further his international career which was stalled with England.
22 December 2015

John Mooney announces retirement from international cricket

Ireland all-rounder John Mooney has announced his retirement from international cricket with immediate effect ending his nine-year career with the Irish cricket.
8 December 2015

Ireland claim WWT20 Qualifier victory

Ireland beat Bangladesh by two wickets to claim victory in the ICC Women's World T20 Qualifier as all four matches on the final day were won by the side batting second.
5 December 2015

Bangladesh, Ireland qualify for WWT20 2016

Bangladesh beat Zimbabwe and Ireland saw off Scotland to reach the final of the ICC Women's World T20 Qualifier in Bangkok and qualify for next year's ICC Women's World T20 in India.
3 December 2015

WWT20 Qualifier semi-final line-ups confirmed

Ireland will play Scotland and Zimbabwe will take on Bangladesh in the semi-finals of the ICC Women's World T20 Qualifier following the final round of group games in Bangkok.
1 December 2015

Bangladesh, Ireland, Zimbabwe win again

Bangladesh, Ireland and Zimbabwe all made it two wins out of two at the ICC Women's World T20 Qualifier in Bangkok as Papua New Guinea got off the mark by beating the hosts.
29 November 2015

Favourites start WWT20 Qualifier strongly

There were big wins for favourites Bangladesh and Ireland on day one of the ICC Women's World T20 Qualifier in Thailand, with Scotland and Zimbabwe also claiming victories.
28 November 2015

South Africa announce schedule for 2016-17 season

Cricket South Africa has announced the schedule for the 2016-17 season wherein they will play both home and away tours against Australia and New Zealand, while hosting Sri Lanka and Ireland at home.
4 November 2015

The cricket storm after the calm

We had some unexpected calm as the end of the 2015 season merged into the start of the 2015/16 season with an unusually quiet time in the international game.
15 October 2015

Tim Murtagh guides Ireland to a nervy two-wicket win

Tim Murtagh registered a superb four-wicket haul and followed it with a crucial unbeaten knock of 19 to give Ireland a consolation two-wicket victory in the third and final One-Day International against Zimbabwe in Harare.
13 October 2015

Mr Predictor - Will Pakistan spin England to defeat again? Cricket World TV

We look ahead to the Pakistan-England series in the United Arab Emirates as well as three other series either starting this week or already underway in our latest Mr Predictor show.
12 October 2015

Craig Ervine hits hundred as Zimbabwe seal series against Ireland

Craig Ervine hit a sublime unbeaten hundred while Sikandar Raza picked a three-wicket haul as Zimbabwe overhauled Ireland by five wickets in the second One-Day International in Harare to take an unassailable 2-0 lead in the series.
11 October 2015

Zimbabwe edge out Ireland in thriller

Riding on the back of splendid half-centuries from Sikandar Raza and Craig Ervine, Zimbabwe managed to beat Ireland in the first One-Day International by two wickets in Harare.
9 October 2015

Ireland's Barry McCarthy to play in Australia

Ireland cricketer Barry McCarthy is set to play for the Randwick Petersham cricket club in Sydney as a part of the Official Overseas Scholarship programme of Cricket Ireland.
7 October 2015

Ireland appoint Dave Houghton as batting consultant for Zimbabwe tour

Cricket Ireland have appointed Middlesex batting coach Dave Houghton as a batting consultant for Ireland's tour of Zimbabwe scheduled to be played in October.
1 October 2015

Kevin O'Brien returns from injury for African tour

Ireland all-rounder Kevin O'Brien has recovered from a hamstring injury to feature in the Ireland squad selected to tour Zimbabwe and Namibia in October.
16 September 2015