Ireland

Boost for Ireland Women's Cricket as 12-match International Summer Schedule Announced

Ireland Women’s Cricket Team will face West Indies, Zimbabwe and Scotland in a busy year for the national side, ahead of a T20 World Cup Qualifier campaign in late summer – and fans will be able to enjoy three T20 International double-headers with the Ireland Men’s team in July.
18 February 2019

Ireland beat Netherlands in last ball thriller by 1 wicket in Oman Quadrangular T20I

Ireland won the toss and decided to bowl against Netherlands at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground, Al Amarat, Oman today, in the Oman Quadrangular Series.
17 February 2019

Stirling, O'Brien Break Records in Scotland Victory - Oman T20I Quadrangular Series

Ireland’s newest opening pairing of Ireland Captain Paul Stirling and Kevin O’Brien put on a record partnership in setting a competitive total, but Scotland powered their way to victory latest encounter in the T20I Quadrangular Tournament at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Oman.
15 February 2019

Boyd Rankin Talks About Challenges of Oman Wickets and Bowling Technique

MUSCAT – Boyd Rankin is one of Ireland’s lynchpin bowlers, and who will play a pivotal role across all three formats of the game over the next six weeks. He sat down for an interview the day after his side defeated host-country Oman in the first match of the Quadrangular T20 tournament.
14 February 2019

Ireland beat Oman by 15 runs in Oman Quadrangular T20I Series

Oman won the toss and decided to bowl against Ireland at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground Oman today, in the 2nd T20I match of the Oman Quadrangular Series 2019.
13 February 2019

Simi Singh on Oman, Afghanistan and Leg-spin

Simi Singh, Ireland’s spin-bowling all-rounder, has spent a busy four months in India training - and working on a new “surprise” weapon, but is now keen to get back into competitive international cricket and eyeing the possibility of fulfilling a childhood dream.
8 February 2019

Paul Stirling to Captain Ireland T20 Squad

Cricket Ireland has today named four squads that will compete in a Quadrangular tournament in Oman in February, and play a nine-match, multi-format series against Afghanistan in India starting on 21 February.
28 January 2019

New Era Begins for Women's Cricket in Ireland

Cricket Ireland today announced the senior women international and Academy squads for 2019 - marking the start of a new era for the sport after what became a watershed year in 2018.
25 January 2019

Harry Tector Century Not Enough as Ireland Wolves Beaten by Sri Lanka A

Ireland Wolves captain Harry Tector scored his maiden century in a senior Irish side and shared a record fifth-wicket partnership with Shane Getkate, but it was not enough to defeat a rampant Sri Lankan side in the third 50-over match of a five-match series at the Sinhalese Sports Club Ground in Sri Lanka.
24 January 2019

Boyd Rankin Set to Provide Major Boost for Inter-Provincial Series

Ireland’s Test dual-international Boyd Rankin is set to provide a major boost to the Inter-Provincial Series when he begins his first full season in the competition playing for the North West Warriors in 2019, after officially ending a successful 11-year stint at Warwickshire County Cricket Club.
24 January 2019

Rob Cassell Sees Positives from Ireland Wolves Tour of Sri Lanka

Rob Cassell, the Australian-born Assistant Coach of Ireland Men’s senior team, believes the future of Irish cricket will be bright after returning to Ireland from the Ireland Wolves tour of Sri Lanka this week.
23 January 2019

James Shannon to return home, Simi Singh flies in as Ireland Wolves replacement

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that James Shannon will return home to Dublin after succumbing to a shoulder injury, with Simi Singh ...
22 January 2019

Ireland Wolves Show Resolve But Sri Lanka A Dominate

Ireland Wolves provided bright patches, but ultimately succumbed to a dominant Sri Lanka A side by 175 runs today in the second 50-over match of a five-match series at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium in Sri Lanka.
21 January 2019

Ireland Wolves Head Coach Pete Johnston Talks About Future of Irish Cricket

Following his sides record-breaking recent match against Sri Lanka A, Ireland Wolves Head Coach Pete Johnston sat down to discuss the Wolves squad, the tour so far, and the future of Irish cricket.
18 January 2019

Revised Tour Dates for Ireland v Afghanistan Series

Cricket Ireland has confirmed today revised match dates for the upcoming Ireland Men’s v Afghanistan Men’s series to be played in India.
14 January 2019

Peter Chase to Join Ireland Wolves as Replacement

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that Barry McCarthy will return home to Dublin immediately after sustaining an injury during the warm-up match on the current Ireland Wolves tour of Sri Lanka, while 25-year old Peter Chase will fly out to join the squad as his replacement.
8 January 2019

Harry Tector Looking to Take the Positives from Loss

Sri Lanka A wrapped up a 10-wicket win over Ireland Wolves early this morning, however, Wolves captain Harry Tector believes that his side can take the learnings from this first match and look for an improved performance in the second game of the series starting on Sunday in Hambantota.
7 January 2019

Sri Lanka A on cusp of victory despite career-best figures for Cameron-Dow

Left-arm spinners dominated proceedings today claiming 11 wickets between them on an eventful Day Two of the Ireland Wolves v Sri Lanka four-day match at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo.
6 January 2019

McCollum leads the way with bat, Adair claims three wickets but Sri Lanka A take honours on Day One

Ireland Wolves opener James McCollum led the way with a battling 76, while Mark Adair claimed three quick top-order wickets on Day One of the Ireland Wolves v Sri Lanka four-day match at the Sinhalese Sports Club in Colombo....
5 January 2019

Gareth Delany to Join Ireland Wolves Early as Cover

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that Jack Tector will return home to Dublin immediately after sustaining an injury in training, while 21-year old Gareth Delany will fly to Sri Lanka early as cover.
3 January 2019