Ireland

Ireland in thrilling tied match after big run chase against Scotland

Ireland and Scotland played out a thrilling high-scoring tie in the second T20 International between the sides in two days – the first tied match in T20 Internationals since 2015.
17 June 2018
 

Ireland victorious over Scotland in T20 International after big-hitting display

Three of Ireland’s batsmen hit rapid-fire half-centuries in a 46-run win over Scotland in a T20 International today in the Netherlands
16 June 2018

Record-breaking Amelia Kerr leads New Zealand White Ferns to clean sweep

Amelia Kerr, the 17-year old right-handed batter from Wellington in New Zealand, re-wrote the record books today and dominated the Ireland Women’s bowling attack in a third consecutive win for the White Ferns.
13 June 2018

van der Merwe-inspired Netherlands inflict consecutive defeats on Ireland

Ireland came out with a renewed sense of vigour in today’s T20 international against Netherlands, but failed to hold the Dutch in a tight run chase at the VOB Ground in Rotterdam
13 June 2018

Simi Singh heroics on debut, but Ireland just fall short in opening T20I encounter with Netherlands

Ireland’s Simi Singh started the day by receiving his T20 cap to recognise his debut, and by the end of the day he had single-handedly pulled Ireland back from the brink of defeat to come within a whisker of a miracle win, in the first T20I of the Tri-Series in Rotterdam.
12 June 2018

Wilson, Ford see the Netherlands Tri-Series as the first step on the road to the World T20 Qualifiers

DUBLIN – Members of the Ireland Men’s T20 squad gathered at Dublin Airport this morning to fly out for their first competitive T20 International fixtures under the captaincy of Gary Wilson.
11 June 2018

New Zealand White Ferns set world record total in win over Ireland Women

The New Zealand White Ferns have gone 1-0 up against Ireland Women in the three-match Women’s One-Day International series in Dublin, in the process hitting a world record team total for the ODI format (for women or men).
8 June 2018

New Zealand White Ferns in dominant form with 10-wicket win over Ireland Women

The New Zealand White Ferns, the third-ranked team in the world, has completed a dominant win over a courageous Ireland Women’s team at YMCA Sports Club in Dublin.
6 June 2018

World Class facilities at the La Manga Club European High Performance Cricket Centre

Cricket Ireland performance director Richard Holdsworth has paid a glowing tribute to La Manga Club’s European Cricket Performance Centre
6 June 2018

Draw for the second round of the Clear Currency Irish Senior Cup and Clear Currency National Cup

DUBLIN - Cricket Ireland today undertook the draw for the second round of both the Clear Currency Irish Senior Cup and Clear Currency National Cup.
24 May 2018

Ed Joyce announces immediate retirement from all forms of cricket

DUBLIN – Ed Joyce has announced his retirement from playing all forms of international and domestic cricket. He will take up a new role overseeing leadership development and as a batting coach in the Irish performance system.
24 May 2018

Cricket World Player of the Week - Kevin O'Brien - Ireland

Ireland's Kevin O'Brien is the Cricket World Player of the Week. Although Ireland lost their inaugural Test match against Pakistan, Kevin O'Brien scored a debut Test hundred and Ireland’s first individual player Test century.
16 May 2018

Pakistan win Historic First Test Match against Ireland

On the fifth and final day of Ireland’s historic first Test match, there was no fairy tale finish for Ireland, as Pakistan won by five wickets in this one off Test match. Some great cricket, some rock and roll and some interesting weather, all made up for an intriguing contest.
15 May 2018

Cricket Ireland Audio - Kevin O'Brien Test Hundred

Cricket Ireland AUDIO -- End of Day Four Kevin O'Brien Test Hundred
14 May 2018

Cricket Ireland AUDIO End of Day Four - Stuart Thompson, William Porterfield

Ireland v Pakistan - Day Four - Stuart Thompson, William Porterfield audio interview
14 May 2018

Kevin O'Brien scores Ireland's first Test Hundred

A fantastic debut Test Hundred by Kevin O'Brien for Cricket Ireland against Pakistan in their inaugural Test Match at Malahide CC, Ireland
14 May 2018

Green stripes go missing from the Pakistan Test kit, social media abuzz

The Pakistan cricket team is currently part of a historic Test match being played in Dublin which is Ireland’s debut Test and a milestone in cricketing history.
14 May 2018

Is Climate Change affecting cricket in the UK and Ireland?

Today was to be a historic moment for Irish cricket playing their first ever Test match, against Pakistan, at Malahide CC, in Dublin.
11 May 2018

Ireland v Pakistan Test Match Preview - Shades of Green

A historic moment awaits Irish cricket, when it plays its first ever Test match, by hosting Pakistan at The Village, Malahide, Dublin, this morning.
11 May 2018

Ireland's Test debut the fruition of a long-term ambition

Friday 11 May 2018 is a day that will go down in the cricket history books, marking the first day Ireland stepped onto the field of play in a Test match. Bangladesh were the last team to make a Test debut 17 and a half years ago and now we will have two Test debutants – Ireland and Afghanistan – in quick succession.
10 May 2018