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#Cricket Ireland

# cricket-ireland - Saturday 25 July, 2015

'We have no right to win every game but that's what everyone expects us to do'

Ireland’s quest for another trophy continues today when they face Netherlands.

# cricket-ireland - Sunday 28 June, 2015

'Experiencing World Cup disappointment makes me hungrier to carry Ireland's hopes'

Craig Young tells The42 that he’s put his World Cup disappointment behind him.

# cricket-ireland - Monday 1 June, 2015

'We know deep down this is it' - Ireland's journey to the pinnacle begins this week

UAE are the visitors to Dublin and the stakes are high.

# cricket-ireland - Thursday 28 May, 2015

Two Irish cricketers have retired from T20 internationals

Tim Murtagh and Ed Joyce are calling it quits.

# cricket-ireland - Sunday 10 May, 2015

'I want to evolve what you're doing here and take Ireland to the next level'

We sat down with new Ireland head coach John Bracewell this week to talk about his ambition to bring Test cricket to these shores.

# cricket-ireland - Saturday 9 May, 2015

Fans left soaked and short-changed by Friday's washout given free tickets

It was a day of great frustration for all at Malahide as Ireland’s summer began on a damp note.

# cricket-ireland - Friday 8 May, 2015

Rain sweeps over sold-out Malahide as showcase fixture washed out

Just 18 overs were possible before play was halted in North Dublin.

New coach, new era for Ireland as near neighbours England visit Dublin

Ireland look to continue where they left off as they return to action for the first time since the World Cup on Friday.

# cricket-ireland - Sunday 3 May, 2015

How one of Dublin's historic sites has been transformed into an international stadium Fortress Malahide This post contains images

How one of Dublin's historic sites has been transformed into an international stadium

For the second time in two years, a 10,000 seater venue has been built from scratch for Ireland’s game against England.

# cricket-ireland - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Johnny B Good! The Irish cricket team have appointed their new head coach

Former Black Caps coach John Bracewell replaces Phil Simmons.

# cricket-ireland - Friday 20 March, 2015

After 8 years in charge, Phil Simmons is no longer the Irish cricket coach

As expected, the Trinidadian is headed for the West Indies.

# cricket-ireland - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Could the Irish cricket team soon have an Ashes and World Twenty20 winning coach in charge?

Cricket Ireland has confirmed current boss Phil Simmons is in talks with the West Indies.

# cricket-ireland - Sunday 15 March, 2015

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

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

# cricket-ireland - 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-ireland - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

We'll Leave it There So: Dodging Bullets wins at Cheltenham, Zimbabwe apologise and all today's sport

Meanwhile, it’s been confirmed that former Man United manager Alex Ferguson is bringing out another book.

# cricket-ireland - 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-ireland - Monday 9 March, 2015

# cricket-ireland - 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-ireland - 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-ireland - 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-ireland - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland coach Phil Simmons: 'We don't seem to want to make it easy'

Room to improve as Ireland prepare to face South Africa next Tuesday.

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'

Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.

Despite edging the win, Porterfield admits Ireland got their plans wrong

Meanwhile, Kevin O’Brien has been fined 30% of his match fee for dissent.

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-ireland - 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-ireland - 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-ireland - Friday 20 February, 2015

Eoin Morgan won't be playing against Ireland in Dublin as his World Cup woes continue

The England captain has been given permission to miss the game at Malahide in May.

# cricket-ireland - 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-ireland - 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-ireland - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Ireland out to gatecrash the World Cup party once again

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

# cricket-ireland - Friday 13 February, 2015

# cricket-ireland - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

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