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

Ireland Unchanged For World Cup

Ireland have confirmed that the same 15 players heading to the United Arab Emirates to play in a One-Day International tri-series will form their squad for the Cricket World Cup.
5 January 2015

Ireland Name Squad For Dubai ODIs

Ireland have named a 15-man squad for a series of One-Day Internationals against Afghanistan and Scotland in January that will help them further prepare for the Cricket World Cup 2015.
11 December 2014

New Zealand-Ireland Clash Abandoned

The one-day game between a New Zealand XI and Ireland in Hamilton was abandoned without a ball being bowled due to rain.
18 October 2014

Difficult Start For Ireland In Australia

Ireland have made a difficult start to their tour of Australia and New Zealand, losing Andrew White to injury and both matches played so far against Queensland.
2 October 2014

Tim Murtagh, Paul Stirling Sidelined

Fast bowler Tim Murtagh and batsman Paul Stirling have been ruled out of Ireland's tour of Australia and New Zealand with knee and back injuries respectively.
30 September 2014

Hopkinson, Mott Join Ireland Coaching Staff

Carl Hopkinson and Matthew Mott will head to Australia and New Zealand as part of Ireland's coaching team as they continue their preparations for next year's Cricket World Cup.
26 September 2014

Qualifiers Step Up World Cup Preparations

The build-up to the 2015 World Cup is already well underway for qualifiers Afghanistan, Ireland, Scotland and the United Arab Emirates.
22 September 2014

Ireland Hit By Double Injury Blow

Ahead of their upcoming tour of Australia and New Zealand, Ireland have been hit with the news that both pace bowler Max Sorenson and batsman Paul Stirling are struggling with injuries.
19 September 2014

The Slog Sweep, Ireland's Weekly Cricket Show - Episode 19

Former England international and current ICC match referee Chris Broad is the special guest on the final edition (for now) of 'The Slog Sweep', Ireland's weekly cricket show.
18 September 2014

Ireland Seal Partnership Deal With Shapoorji Pallonji

Cricket Ireland have signed a 10-year sponsorship and partnership deal with Indian conglomerate Shapoorji Pallonji Group.
17 September 2014

Alex Cusack Returns To Ireland Squad

Ireland have named an 18-man squad which will tour Australia and New Zealand as part of their preparation for next year's Cricket World Cup.
15 September 2014


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