# Ireland Cricket

Last week
28th May 2023 - 3rd June 2023
# Cricket
England openers shine as Ireland struggle on first day at Lord's
Stuart Broad claimed five for 51 to dismiss Ireland for 172 before England closed on 152 for one.
April 2023
# Cricket
Sri Lanka make some history as they crush Ireland to seal series
Harry Tector leads charge but Prabath Jayasuriya becomes the fastest-ever spinner to 50 Test wickets.
# Cricket
Ireland's cricketers crushed by Sri Lanka as they slump to defeat in two-match series
Harry Tector leads charge but Prabath Jayasuriya becomes the fastest-ever spinner to 50 Test wickets.
# Cricket
Ireland facing long final day to save historic draw against Sri Lanka
Ireland are 54-2 and trailing by 158 runs ahead of the fifth and final day in Galle.
# losing streak
Ireland suffer worst Test defeat to date as Sri Lanka show their class
Visitors lose by an innings and 280 runs.
# losing streak
Ireland's cricket team suffer worst Test defeat to date as Sri Lanka show their class
Visitors lose by an innings and 280 runs.
# Day Two
Mushfiqur ton puts Bangladesh in control of Ireland Test
Andy McBrine claimed 6-118, becoming only the second Irish bowler to take five Test wickets.
# Test Match
Harry Tector half-century puts Ireland in strong position against Bangladesh
Visitors have momentum heading into day two of Test match in Dhaka.
This year
# too good
Hasan takes five as Bangladesh demolish Ireland for 101
Fellow pace bowler Ebadot Hossain took the rest with his 2-29 to condemn Heinrich Malan’s side to their lowest-ever score against Bangladesh.
# Report
Doheny hits 84 as Ireland win to level Zimbabwe ODI series
Ireland beat Zimbabwe by 46 runs in Harare.
# Defeat
Harry Tector leads Ireland fight but Zimbabwe secure series win in a thriller
Ryan Burl (30 not out) and Luke Jongwe (four not out) ensured a 2-1 success with six balls to spare.
# Cricket
Ireland beat Zimbabwe with two balls to spare to level T20 series
Ross Adair’s 65 helps Ireland set up a series decider on Sunday.
Last year
# Cricket
'We've shown we've guys that put their names in lights'- Ireland ready for England battle
Coach Heinrich Malan knows victory a must if they are to stay in the hunt for an unlikely Twenty20 World Cup semi-final berth.
# Cricket
Ireland upset Scotland with stunning comeback at T20 World Cup
It was Ireland’s first win of the tournament after crashing to Zimbabwe on Monday and leaves Group B wide open.
# London Calling
Ireland to play Test match at Lord's in 2023
The four-day Test match will be played between 1-4 June 2023.
# Ireland Cricket
15-player squad selected for Ireland's ICC Women's T20 World Cup qualifier
Team wants to compete ‘on the highest stage possible’.
# Feather in the Caps
New Zealand sweep Ireland with third T20 victory in Belfast
The visitors weathered the Irish attack to win by six wickets.
# All Square
Goodall delivers the goods to get South Africa back on track against Ireland
A disciplined bowling performance from the victors restricted Ireland to 106-7 after 20 overs.
# Bowled Over
Ireland collapse to leave T20 World Cup hopes hanging in the balance
Ireland will need to win their three remaining games to qualify for the tournament in Australia later this year.
# Cricket
Ireland's chase comes up short as UAE take victory in Oman
Ireland were set a target of 179 to chase in Oman, but fell 13 runs short.
# t20 cricket
Balbirnie to the fore as Ireland record comfortable win over Oman
Ireland were convincing 9-wicket winners in Muscat.
# Howzat?
Ireland's cricketers clinch massive series win against the West Indies
Ireland claim the country’s first away ODI series win against a fellow Test nation.
All time
# Upset
USA cricketers shock Ireland in T20 contest
Ireland had never lost to an American side coming into the clash.
# Rain Rain Go Away
McBrine helps Ireland to earn series draw against Zimbabwe
Rain disrupted play throughout the day in Stormont.
# The Hundred
Gaby Lewis becomes first Irish female cricketer to join The Hundred
Lewis joins Paul Stirling at the Southern Brave for the remainder of the tournament.
# Utrecht
Ireland beaten by resurgent Dutch in third ODI
Ireland lost by four wickets.
# Cricket
Andrew Balbirnie released by Ireland to join Glamorgan on short-term deal
Ireland captain will replace Marnus Labuschagne for the first six weeks of the county season.
# Off
Ireland confirm postponement of Zimbabwe cricket tour
The Irish men’s team were due to fly to Harare on March 28 and play a three-match T20 international series, followed by a three-match one-day international series
# Boundaries
Cricket Ireland to stage North v South matches for developing talent
Stephen Doheny and Shane Getkate will skipper the sides for matches taking place over the next week.
# Howzat?
Ireland Cricket confirm one-day series with England
The series will be held in Southampton.
# one-day soon
Ireland and Bangladesh postpone limited-over matches
Four of the fixtures were due to be played in England.
# Ireland Cricket
Ireland face Sunday decider as second West Indies T20 washed out
Kieran Pollard held Ireland to just 147-9 before rain stopped play.
# Day Two
Ireland battle hard to retain the upper hand in absorbing Lord's Test
Mark Adair shone with the ball as William Porterfield’s side put themselves in a strong position against England.
# Day One
Ireland lead England by 122 runs after bowling hosts out for 85 in historic Lord's Test
Ireland’s Tim Murtagh ran riot in London, sealing a place on the Lord’s honours board with a five-for.
# London Calling
'We don't want to sleepwalk into this': England out to lay down a marker in historic Ireland Test
England have one eye on the Ashes as Ireland arrive in Lord’s.
Ireland seek major scalp as England arrive in Dublin for season opener
A one-off ODI against England at Malahide presents opportunity but could also serve as another stark reality check for Graham Ford’s side.
# Cricket
The West Indies are coming back to Ireland next summer
Dublin games will mark the first time since 2007 that a senior West Indies side will have played in Ireland.
# Test Match Special
'I closed my eyes to try and get some energy back. I'd never batted for over five hours before'
Kevin O’Brien looks back on his historic Test century against Pakistan.
# Cricket
Ireland still seeking first win at Women's World T20 following 38-run loss to Pakistan
Ireland lost out to Australia in their ICC Women’s World Twenty20 opener.
# King Kev
Magical moment as O'Brien makes history with Ireland's first Test century
A man for the big stage, if ever there was one.