Ireland

Nervy Ireland Beat UAE In Thriller By Two Wickets

It took two sparkling innings of the highest class by Gary Wilson and Kevin O’Brien for Ireland to just make it over the line by two wickets against a spirited United Arab Emirates, in front of a noisy crowd in Brisbane.
25 February 2015

Fantastic To See Associates Performing Well - Mike Gatting

Former England captain Mike Gatting says it is "fantastic" to see Ireland, Scotland, Afghanistan and UAE performing well at the Cricket World Cup.
25 February 2015

The Slog Sweep With Niall O'Brien

Niall O'Brien, the Irish batsman, joins 'The Slog Sweep', Ireland's weekly cricket show.
24 February 2015

Ramprakash Backs Eoin Morgan To Return To Form

Ahead of the crucial encounter against New Zealand on Friday, England’s batting coach, Mark Ramprakash has backed skipper Eoin Morgan to return to form.
19 February 2015

Ireland Win No Upset - William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield doesn't think that his side's four-wicket World Cup Pool B win over the West Indies should be regarded as an upset.
17 February 2015

Disappointed Sammy Urges His Team To Forget Loss Against Ireland

West Indies all-rounder, Darren Sammy has urged his team to move on quickly from their loss to Ireland at Saxton Oval on Monday.
16 February 2015

John Mooney, Darren Sammy Fined By ICC

Following their World Cup fixture earlier in the day, West Indies’ all-rounder Darren Sammy and Ireland’s John Mooney have been fined 30 per cent of their match fees by the International Cricket Council (ICC).
16 February 2015

Warning Bells for Others as Ireland Chase Down 304 Emphatically

Paul Stirling, Ed Joyce and Niall O’Brien compiled fine innings as Ireland chased down 304 against West Indies at Saxton Oval, winning their World Cup Pool B match by four wickets.
16 February 2015

Ireland Cannot Be Underestimated - Denesh Ramdin

West Indies wicketkeeper-batsman, Denesh Ramdin has quoted his team has no intentions of treating Ireland as a lesser opponent as the two teams take on each other in their first World Cup fixture on Monday at Saxton Oval.
15 February 2015

Ireland Get The Better Of Bangladesh In Low-Scoring Game

Andy Balbirnie remained unbeaten on 63 to see Ireland home in a low scoring chase against Bangladesh during their final World Cup warm-up game at Blacktown Olympic Park Oval, Sydney.
12 February 2015

Player Contracts For Ireland Announced

With the World Cup around the corner, Cricket Ireland have announced contracts for 24 players for 2015.
11 February 2015

Machan, Evans Power Scotland To Massive Win

A magnificent century from Matt Machan followed by spectacular bowling from Alasdair Evans helped Scotland secure a resounding 179-run win over Ireland in a World Cup warm-up game at Sydney.
10 February 2015

Associate Teams - Chasing A Different Goal From The Rest

From Zimbabwe beating Australia in their first One-Day International match during the 1983 World Cup to Ireland beating England in the last version of the tournament, there has been no lack of unexpected and dramatic results in cricket’s show piece event.
8 February 2015

Ireland Appoints Brett Lee As Bowling Coach

Ireland’s World Cup preparations received a shot in the arm as former Australian fast bowler Brett Lee, has agreed to a short-term deal with Cricket Ireland to coach their bowlers in the warm-up games.
5 February 2015

Afghanistan, Ireland Get Shot At 2019 World Cup Direct Qualification

In an exciting bit of news for the Afghanistan and Ireland cricket board ahead of the upcoming cricket World Cup, the International Cricket Council (ICC) has announced a possibility for direct qualification for the two Affiliate Members for the 2019 cricket World Cup.
28 January 2015

Ireland Champions After Rare Washout

Ireland and Scotland suffered the first ever One-Day International abandonment in the United Arab Emirates due to rain as the ODI tri-series came to a damp closure in Dubai.
19 January 2015

Tim Murtagh Ruled Out Of World Cup

Ireland fast bowler Tim Murtagh has been ruled out of the Cricket World 2015 with a foot injury and Max Sorensen has been named as his replacement by Cricket Ireland.
18 January 2015

Afghanistan Bounce Back To Beat Ireland

Afghanistan bounced back from their crushing defeat at the hands of Scotland to beat Ireland by 71 runs in game five of the Associates One-Day International tri-series in Dubai.
17 January 2015

Niall O'Brien Guides Ireland To Victory

Niall O'Brien struck an unbeaten half-century to steer Ireland to a three-wicket win over Scotland in game three of the Associates One-Day International tri-series in Dubai.
12 January 2015

Balbirnie, Cusack Hold Their Nerve

Andrew Balbirnie and Alex Cusack put on an unbroken 52-run stand for the eighth wicket to guide Ireland to a three-wicket win over Afghanistan in the Associates tri-series in Dubai.
10 January 2015

 
 
 
 

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