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#Cricket World Cup 2015

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Sunday 29 March, 2015

Australia made winning the Cricket World Cup look very, very easy this morning

The Aussie bowlers dismantled New Zealand’s batting order.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Porterfield pleads with ICC to ensure Ireland haven't played their last World Cup game

The Ireland captain said he was ‘proud’ of the team’s performances.

Ireland fall short as Pakistan defeat knocks them out of World Cup

In the end, net run-rate sends Phil Simmons’ side home.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Saturday 14 March, 2015

D-Day arrives for Ireland as World Cup quarter-final on the line against Pakistan

William Porterfield insists ‘it’s just another game’ but the stakes couldn’t be higher in Adelaide.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

'Alcoholic dumped us out of World Cup' claims state-owned Zimbabwe paper

It’s fair to say they haven’t taken defeat well.

Ireland unable to contain rampant India as race for quarters goes down to the wire

Phil Simmons’ side suffered their second defeat of the World Cup.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Ireland hold their nerve in another nail-biter to boost chances of reaching quarter-finals

Alex Cusack was the hero as he took two wickets in the final over.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Friday 6 March, 2015

Stakes couldn't be higher for Ireland as race for quarter-finals hots up

It’s not quite make-or-break yet but the significance of tonight’s game against Zimbabwe cannot be understated.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

How does this morning's hefty defeat affect Ireland's chances of World Cup progression?

And what in the world is net run-rate and why is it important?

Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat

Ireland slip to fourth in Pool B after this morning’s loss.

Ireland's biggest challenge awaits but 'no fear' mentality needed against South Africa

Phil Simmons’ side continue their World Cup campaign tonight.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Friday 27 February, 2015

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet

The new piece of equipment has a grille to protect the batsman’s neck.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?

How many more wins do we need to reach the knock-out stages?

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track

Phil Simmons’ side have now won two from two.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can't afford to be blown off course by UAE

Phil Simmons’ side play their second World Cup game tonight.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Monday 23 February, 2015

We don’t like cricket, we love it but how much do you know about the sport?

Do you know your LBW from your googlies?

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Windies win further evidence Ireland aren't prepared to bow to the established order

This side aren’t afraid to go against the tide in order to receive greater recognition.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Monday 16 February, 2015

West Indies star fined after dropping a very audible C bomb during Ireland defeat

Darren Sammy and Ireland’s John Mooney have been fined by the ICC.

Dream start for Ireland at the Cricket World Cup... but what happens now?

Ireland shocked the West Indies and here’s what it all means.

Here's an incredible stat about Ireland's heroics at the Cricket World Cup

Ain’t no target too high for this Irish team.

'I don't have sympathy for my opponents. It's not in me' - Phil Simmons

Nelson win was as good an Irish performance as coach Phil Simmons has ever seen.

In pictures: While you were asleep there was an Irish party in Nelson

Ireland’s cricketers pulled off another incredible win as they beat West Indies in the World Cup.

Ireland open World Cup campaign by toppling West Indies

Phil Simmons’ side chased down 305 to beat the two-time World Cup winners.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Ireland out to gatecrash the World Cup party once again

Phil Simmons’ side open their campaign against West Indies tonight.

Will there be a better catch at this year's Cricket World Cup?

What an effort from Zimbabwe’s Craig Ervine

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Ireland's cricketers had a big win today in their final World Cup warm-up

Next up: it’s the West Indies on Sunday night.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Flashback: The day Ireland became the noisy neighbours by beating England at their own game Rewind This post contains videos

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Monday 9 February, 2015

'I'm looking forward to working with a great team' - Aussie legend Brett Lee on Ireland coaching role

The two-time World Cup winner will aid Ireland’s preparations over the next week.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 5 February, 2015

He's played for England and Ireland at a WC but now Ed Joyce is intent on leaving his mark

The batsman spoke to The42 about his determination to make an impression on the global stage for the country of his birth.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Friday 30 January, 2015

Can O'Brien repeat his record-breaking century at this World Cup? He's just hoping to do something half as special

Ireland’s World Cup journey starts today as they fly to Sydney.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 22 January, 2015

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Monday 5 January, 2015

History boys? Here's the Ireland squad for the 2015 Cricket World Cup

There are just 39 days until the tournament gets underway.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 1 January, 2015

After hitting a plateau in their headlong progress, 2015 is a seminal year for Ireland

There is plenty to look forward to over the next twelve months, including the World Cup.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Ireland's World Cup squad takes shape as Ed Joyce returns for final warm-up series

Phil Simmons’ side will play Scotland and Afghanistan in the New Year as part of their preparation.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 11 July, 2013

'It wasn't a big party. If we won the World Cup it would be a big party'

Ireland’s cricketers arrived home to Dublin Airport today after clinching qualification for the 2015 World Cup.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Tuesday 19 April, 2011

Still "a long way to go" in Ireland's Cricket World Cup struggle, says Deutrom Not Out?

Still "a long way to go" in Ireland's Cricket World Cup struggle, says Deutrom

Cricket Ireland Chief Executive welcomes ICC decision to reopen discussions on the format of the 2015 tournament.

ICC will reconsider decision to exclude Ireland from 2015 World Cup Howzat?

ICC will reconsider decision to exclude Ireland from 2015 World Cup

Lobbying by Ireland and other associate nations forces cricket’s governing body to think again.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Thursday 14 April, 2011

Top sports lawyer feels Cricket Ireland have grounds for World Cup legal action

ICC’s decision likely to be seen as “one that goes against the principles and objectives of the ICC’s global development programme,” says Andrew Nixon.

# cricket-world-cup-2015 - Monday 4 April, 2011

What we learned this weekend … Different Class This post contains videos

What we learned this weekend …

With a few lessons that we picked up earlier today thrown in for good measure as well.