Only ten men in over 140 years of Test cricket previously had the honour of bowling the first ball for their country in its debut Test match.
15 May 2020
There's no better visual than a fast bowler running in or a spinner tossing the ball, in a game that is increasingly leaning in favour of the batsmen.
31 December 2019
After bowling Ireland out for 172 in 60 overs, Afghanistan reached 90-2 in reply on day one of the one-off Test between five-day cricket’s newest sides, Afghanistan and Ireland.
15 March 2019
Tim Murtagh and Laura Delany have been awarded the International Men’s and Women’s Player of the Year, respectively, at the 7th Annual Turkish Airlines Cricket Ireland Awards
3 November 2018
For his valiant yet steady knock of 186 setting the platform for Sri Lanka's innings victory in the first Test against West Indies in Galle, Dimuth Karunaratne is the Cricket World Player of the Week.
19 October 2015
Ireland’s premier batsman Ed Joyce and fast bowler Tim Murtagh have announced their retirements from Twenty20 Internationals.
27 May 2015
Ireland pacer Tim Murtagh has been removed from the squad for the Royal London One-Day International against England on Friday due to injury.
5 May 2015
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
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
Ireland fast bowler Tim Murtagh has signed a new three-year contract with Middlesex and is set to remain at Lord's until the end of the 2016 season.
16 January 2014