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#Paul Stirling

# paul-stirling - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Ireland captain brands famous victory over England as 'one we’ll remember forever'

Andrew Balbirnie and some of his team-mates are set for two weeks of quarantine after yesterday’s heroics at Ageas Bowl.

# paul-stirling - Friday 1 November, 2019

Ireland fall to Netherlands at semi-final stage of T20 World Cup qualifier

Graham Ford’s side sealed qualification for next year’s World Cup at the weekend, but fell at this tournament’s penultimate hurdle.

# paul-stirling - Wednesday 19 June, 2019

'These games are really important as they can attract a different sort of interest'

Ireland and Middlesex batsman Paul Stirling looks ahead to the English county’s game against Leinster Lightning in Dublin.

# paul-stirling - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Stirling century can't prevent Ireland's six-wicket defeat to Bangladesh

Captain William Porterfield also chipped in with 94 runs in Dublin this afternoon.

# paul-stirling - Saturday 3 March, 2018

'It means a huge amount and hopefully we can step up over the next few weeks and really prove it'

The odds are stacked against Ireland, but they will relish the challenge of defying expectations when the 2019 World Cup qualifiers get underway on Sunday.

# paul-stirling - 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.

# paul-stirling - Wednesday 19 March, 2014

'I've never finished a game like this before' -- Ireland make a statement with UAE win

Opening batsman Paul Stirling is expected to be fit for Friday’s Group B decider against the Netherlands.

# paul-stirling - Monday 17 March, 2014

'We could have won a lot easier than that,' admits relieved Irish cricket coach Phil Simmons

“It’s a great start, but there are three games in the group and we know how dangerous UAE can be,” he added.

# paul-stirling - Wednesday 3 July, 2013

Irish cricketers take over Lord's... for a few minutes anyway

Paul Stirling and Ed Joyce popped in to “the home of cricket” earlier today.

# paul-stirling - Sunday 17 February, 2013

Wilson ready for a brand new start

After a year overshadowed by the death of his mother and of a team-mate, Ireland’s Gary Wilson is ready to hit the ground running in 2013.

# paul-stirling - Tuesday 12 February, 2013

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Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's Paul Stirling flying through the air to save a 6

It’s been a few good days for our Stirlo in Bangladesh.

# paul-stirling - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Stirling and Shillington capture top prizes at Irish Cricket Awards

Donemana CC were also awarded club of the year at the ceremony held at the Mansion House last night.

# paul-stirling - Monday 12 November, 2012

Simmons: Dubai win the highlight of 2012

Ireland cricket coach Phil Simmons singles out Ireland’s Twenty20 World Cup qualifier campaign as the high point of the year.

# paul-stirling - Monday 24 September, 2012

World T20: Porterfield backs himself to lead Irish challenge

Ireland and the West Indies meet in a Super 8 eliminator match on Monday afternoon in Colombo.

# paul-stirling - Monday 17 September, 2012

Stirling, O'Brien star as Ireland grind out win

Ireland held firm at the death to beat Bangladesh by five runs in their final World T20 warm-up match.

# paul-stirling - Thursday 30 August, 2012

Irish quartet top cricket award shortlist

Ireland’s cricketers dominate the shortlist for this year’s ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year Award.

# paul-stirling - Sunday 8 April, 2012

The players' story: how Ireland's cricketers won the World T20 Qualifying Tournament

In their own words, Ireland’s cricketers tell their story.

# paul-stirling - Sunday 25 March, 2012

11 of the best sports pictures from the past 7 days Freeze Frame This post contains images

11 of the best sports pictures from the past 7 days

From cricketing heroes to simulating strikers, here are 11 images that helped define the week in sport.

# paul-stirling - Thursday 22 March, 2012

Two wins away: Ireland lay down a marker against Canada

Paul Stirling hit a record-breaking half-century as Ireland made light work of Canada in Dubai this morning.

# paul-stirling - Tuesday 20 March, 2012

Hit for six! Ireland ease past Oman to set up Canada date

Ireland beat Oman by 44 runs in Abu Dhabi this morning to guarantee a second-place finish in their World T20 qualification group.

# paul-stirling - Monday 5 March, 2012

Stirling century keeps Ireland's T20 prep on track

With eight days to go until they begin their World T20 qualifiers, Ireland beat an Eastern Province XI by 63 runs in South Africa this morning.

# paul-stirling - Friday 24 February, 2012

The Morning Score: Friday

Just one more day together and then we can all go home…

# paul-stirling - Thursday 23 February, 2012

Stirling's haul helps Ireland past Kenya

Paul Stirling chipped in 65 runs as Ireland beat Kenya by eight wickets in their second T20 test in Mombasa this afternoon.

# paul-stirling - Monday 20 February, 2012

Joyce leads Ireland to comfortable win over Kenya

Ireland strengthened their claims for a place at the 2015 Cricket World Cup with a 117-run win against Kenya this morning.

# paul-stirling - Friday 18 March, 2011

Ireland's cricket heroes bow out with victory over Netherlands

Ireland recorded a six-wicket win over the Netherlands in their final game of the 2011 Cricket World Cup this morning.