Ireland

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

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