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#Ireland Cricket

# ireland-cricket - Monday 6 July, 2020

Ireland Cricket confirm one-day series with England

The series will be held in Southampton.

# ireland-cricket - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Ireland and Bangladesh postpone limited-over matches

Four of the fixtures were due to be played in England.

# ireland-cricket - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Ireland face Sunday decider as second West Indies T20 washed out

Kieran Pollard held Ireland to just 147-9 before rain stopped play.

# ireland-cricket - Thursday 25 July, 2019

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.

# ireland-cricket - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

Ireland lead England by 122 runs after bowling hosts out for 85 in historic Lord's Test Day One This post contains videos

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.

'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-cricket - Friday 3 May, 2019

Ireland seek major scalp as England arrive in Dublin for season opener ODI

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.

# ireland-cricket - Thursday 6 December, 2018

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.

# ireland-cricket - Wednesday 21 November, 2018

'I closed my eyes to try and get some energy back. I'd never batted for over five hours before' Test Match Special This post contains videos

'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.

# ireland-cricket - Wednesday 14 November, 2018

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.

# ireland-cricket - Monday 14 May, 2018

Magical moment as O'Brien makes history with Ireland's first Test century

A man for the big stage, if ever there was one.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 30 March, 2018

'I was fully convinced in my head that it was just a job and it would be okay. That was naive'

With no work for him at home, John Mooney had to broaden his horizons and last Friday he was part of the Afghanistan squad which shattered Ireland’s World Cup dreams.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 23 March, 2018

Heartbreak for Ireland as Phil Simmons' Afghanistan beat them to final Cricket World Cup place

Graham Ford’s side were held to just 209 runs in today’s must-win match.

# ireland-cricket - Monday 19 March, 2018

West Indies' nailbiting win is bad news for Ireland's Cricket World Cup hopes

The Windies chased down their 290 target with just six balls to spare.

# ireland-cricket - Sunday 18 March, 2018

Not done yet: Ireland hand Scotland first defeat to keep faint World Cup hopes alive

Andrew Balbirnie scored a magnificent century with 105 off 146 balls.

# ireland-cricket - Monday 12 March, 2018

Stirling and Porterfield in record-breaking form as Ireland book place in Super Sixes

Hosts Zimbabwe are next up for Ireland on Friday.

# ireland-cricket - Saturday 10 March, 2018

Frustrated Ireland lose out to Windies in World Cup qualifier

Ireland will have to beat the United Arab Emirates to be sure of progression on Monday.

# ireland-cricket - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Ireland wobble but Porterfield ton maintains perfect start to World Cup qualifiers

Graham Ford’s side continued their winning form against Papua New Guinea this afternoon.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 26 January, 2018

'I never thought we'd be anywhere close to a Test match in my lifetime, let alone in my career'

Ireland’s evergreen batsman Ed Joyce is feeling fit and fresh ahead of a huge year despite a long-standing knee problem.

# ireland-cricket - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Ireland's first Test jersey unveiled as 14 players handed full-time contracts

The squad for the forthcoming World Cup qualifiers has also been announced.

# ireland-cricket - Sunday 10 December, 2017

Superb Stirling century inspires Ireland to confidence-boosting series win

John Bracewell’s reign in charge ends on a high note in Sharjah.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 8 September, 2017

Major coup for Cricket Ireland as they appoint South African as new head coach

Graham Ford will take over from John Bracewell in December.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 19 May, 2017

Bangladesh beat Ireland by eight wickets at Malahide

Bangladesh eased to their target with 22.5 overs to spare.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 5 May, 2017

Ireland's rapid decline continues as they roll over at start of historic England series

A hugely disappointing day for Irish cricket.

Metaphors abound as Ireland's cricketers navigate the Long Room at Lord's

This could be a landmark summer after a gruelling journey for Irish cricket, writes Tommy Martin.

# ireland-cricket - Thursday 4 May, 2017

Ireland to play without fear as they look to turn a corner with historic win over England

After a difficult winter, Ireland begin a defining summer against near neighbours England at Bristol tomorrow.

# ireland-cricket - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

Ireland find their groove at the right time to coast through to desert semi-finals

John Bracewell’s side are finding their form after a sluggish start to the year.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 2 September, 2016

Four down, four to go! Ireland are leading the race to qualify for Test status

At the halfway stage, Ireland top the Intercontinental Cup.

# ireland-cricket - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Boyd Rankin set for Ireland return after falling out of favour with England

The fast-bowler wants to play for the country of his birth again but a return hinges on his county’s consent.

# ireland-cricket - Tuesday 27 October, 2015

Ireland surge to top of table with thumping win on the road to Test match cricket

A thoroughly convincing win for Ireland in Windhoek.

# ireland-cricket - Tuesday 25 August, 2015

'You have to accept criticism' - Ireland keen to right the wrongs against world champions

Ireland welcome Australia to Stormont on Thursday as the international summer comes to a head.

# ireland-cricket - 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.

# ireland-cricket - Sunday 19 July, 2015

Ireland have qualified for next year's World Twenty20 in the most dramatic fashion

That’s now seven World Cups in 10 years for Ireland.

# ireland-cricket - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

# ireland-cricket - Friday 5 June, 2015

Ireland's quest to reach the promised land has just started in the best possible fashion

John Bracewell’s side comfortably defeated UAE in Dublin.

# ireland-cricket - Friday 8 May, 2015

We'll Leave It There So: Irish weather ruins everything, Munster's 2 monsters and all today's sport

Also, Ireland have been awarded an extra place in European football next season.

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.

# ireland-cricket - 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.

Pride overrides disappointment as Twitter reacts to Ireland's World Cup exit

There was praise from all quarters.

# ireland-cricket - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

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.

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