Umpiring team unveiled for Malahide Umpiring team unveiled for Malahide ( ) ZZZZ9:32 amZZZZ
The umpiring team for next month's Test match at Malahide has been confirmed.
Malahide in top condition ahead of Test Malahide in top condition ahead of Test ( ) ZZZZ10:18 amZZZZ
Despite the recent poor weather, groundsman Philip Frost says "it's shaping up very nicely" for the five-day game against Pakistan which starts on May 11th.
26 players named for Test trial 26 players named for Test trial ( ) ZZZZ5:18 amZZZZ
Ireland have announced the Intra-Squad teams that will play two 2-day warm-up games in late April.
Death of Wilson Scott Death of Wilson Scott ( ) ZZZZ5:05 amZZZZ
Following the death of Wilson Scott on Wednesday, as a tribute we reproduce his biography by Edward Liddle.
David Kennedy David Kennedy ( ) ZZZZ12:09 amZZZZ
On his 45th birthday we take a look at the career of one-cap wonder David Kennedy.
When Northern Ireland beat Bangladesh When Northern Ireland beat Bangladesh ( ) ZZZZ11:35 pmZZZZ
A hugely talented team with a great blend of youth and experience. We let South Africa get off the hook and despite being the lowest ranked team made the others take notice, including a famous win against Bangladesh who would be made a Test nation shortly afterwards.
Knights snap up Tector and Rock Knights snap up Tector and Rock ( ) ZZZZ1:04 amZZZZ
Ireland's top two batsmen at the Under-19 World Cup will be playing for Northern Knights this season.
Super 3 squads and fixtures Super 3 squads and fixtures ( ) ZZZZ5:10 amZZZZ
The squads and fixtures for the 2018 Super 3’s Series have been revealed, ahead of an exciting season for women’s cricket in Ireland – with team captains giving an assessment of the tournament ahead.
Women squads for busy summer Women squads for busy summer ( ) ZZZZ2:24 amZZZZ
Ireland have revealed their squads for a busy summer which as well as series against New Zealand and Bangladesh includes the T20 World Cup Qualifers in The Netherlands.
Metcalfe confirms Northants switch Metcalfe confirms Northants switch ( ) ZZZZ2:01 amZZZZ
Irish international leg-spinner Ciara Metcalfe has joined Northants for the 2018 season.
Knights well positioned to end Lightning stanglehold Knights well positioned to end Lightning stanglehold ( ) ZZZZ3:19 amZZZZ
2018 could well be the year that Leinster Lightning’s stranglehold on the interprovincial scene is finally broken.
Unions fury as U13 interpro tournament scrapped Unions fury as U13 interpro tournament scrapped ( ) ZZZZ4:00 amZZZZ
There has been widespread anger at Cricket Ireland's decision to scrap the Under 13 interpro tournament in a bizarre move by the governing body.
Lightning aim for another treble Lightning aim for another treble ( ) ZZZZ2:09 amZZZZ
New Lightning skipper George Dockrell is aiming for another treble as Lightning show an appetite for destruction over their interprovincial rivals.
Ireland name U13 squad Ireland name U13 squad ( ) ZZZZ4:34 amZZZZ
Eleven players from the Leinster Cricket Union, alongside six each from the Northern Cricket Union and the North West Cricket Union, make up the selection under new coach Callum Atkinson.
Stormont to host Irish and National Cup finals Stormont to host Irish and National Cup finals ( ) ZZZZ6:13 amZZZZ
Stormont will play host to both the finals of the Irish and National Cups in early September.
Ryan Sidebottom signs for Grange Ryan Sidebottom signs for Grange ( ) ZZZZ8:14 pmZZZZ
Former Yorkshire and England international Ryan Sidebottom has signed for Grange in a real coup for the Scottish side.
Scotland A name squad for weekend clashes Scotland A name squad for weekend clashes ( ) ZZZZ9:48 amZZZZ
Scotland A go to Bath this weekend to begin their season with two T20’s and two 50-over games against Gloucestershire 2XI and Bath CC.
Peter Borren retires from International cricket Peter Borren retires from International cricket ( ) ZZZZ11:41 pmZZZZ
The KNCB has announced the retirement of Peter Borren as captain of the national side naming his replacement and a new team manager.
Safyaan Sharif Interview Safyaan Sharif Interview ( ) ZZZZ10:36 pmZZZZ
He dismissed Chris Gayle first ball on his way to becoming the joint-highest wicket-taker in the recent World Cup qualifying tournament. Now Safyaan Sharif tells Saj Sadiq about his dream of playing first-team county cricket and why Scottish cricket is on the up and up…
Kalis picks up prestigious award Kalis picks up prestigious award ( ) ZZZZ10:19 pmZZZZ
Netherlands all-rounder Sterre Kalis has been rewarded with the prestigious Tasmanian Cricketer of the Year accolade.
Kuwait, UAE and Saudi Arabia win on opening day Kuwait, UAE and Saudi Arabia win on opening day ( ) ZZZZ9:24 pmZZZZ
The World Twenty20 Asia Qualifier ‘A’ began with hosts Kuwait registering a resounding opening win against the Maldives at Sulaibiya Cricket Ground in the tournament opener.
Nigeria survive scare while Ghana confirm qualification Nigeria survive scare while Ghana confirm qualification ( ) ZZZZ10:02 amZZZZ
Nigeria’s resolve was tested to the utmost in the World T20 Africa Qualifier on Wednesday, as they were pushed all the way by Sierra Leone at the Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval.
Ghana edge out Nigeria Ghana edge out Nigeria ( ) ZZZZ11:45 pmZZZZ
The Black Sticks of Ghana hold all the aces in the ICC World T20 Africa Qualifier A in Lagos, after they outlasted hosts Nigeria in a thrilling clash.
Winning starts for Nigeria and Ghana Winning starts for Nigeria and Ghana ( ) ZZZZ9:05 pmZZZZ
Nigeria made a perfect start to the ICC World T20 Africa Qualifier A, as they cruised past Sierra Leone by 88 runs, at the Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval in Lagos on Saturday.
Nigeria hosts World T20 qualifier Nigeria hosts World T20 qualifier ( ) ZZZZ9:06 pmZZZZ
The festive Tafawa Balewa Square Cricket Oval will play host to Sierra Leone, Ghana, The Gambia and hosts Nigeria over the next week, with each team playing six matches.
Prestige appointments for Jersey officials Prestige appointments for Jersey officials ( ) ZZZZ6:05 amZZZZ
Jersey umpires and scorers will be officiating in various European countries this season.
Jenner and Dunford join MCCYC Jenner and Dunford join MCCYC ( ) ZZZZ4:25 amZZZZ
Jersey cricketers Jonty Jenner and Jake Dunford have gained places on the MCC Young Cricketers Programme for 2018.
Jersey WCL 4 squad announced Jersey WCL 4 squad announced ( ) ZZZZ11:17 amZZZZ
The tournament will be played from April 29th to 6th May in Kuala Lumpur.
Inter Insular goes T20 Inter Insular goes T20 ( ) ZZZZ2:36 amZZZZ
The 2018 Inter Insular Trophy will be a best of three T20 series as Jersey and Guernsey prepare for the European World T20 qualifier.
Fairway Junior Super League bowls back into action Fairway Junior Super League bowls back into action ( ) ZZZZ9:50 amZZZZ
The Fairway Junior Super League is making a return this spring with a record number of players and two new clubs.
Irish Cricket History
Cricket and the oval ball (2)Ireland in Canada and USA 1973Cricket and the oval ball (1)1979: Anderson delivers despite postal strike
The Irish international cricketers who played rugby for Ireland in the first half of the 20th century. Edward Liddle, March 2009
Early in September 1973 the cream of Irish cricketing talent gathered to embark up on an adventure into the great unknown of North American cricket. John Elder & Chris Harte, June 1976
In the the first of three articles Edward Liddle looks at the earliest of the 22 Ireland cricketers who also played international rugby. Edward Liddle, March 2009
Barry Chambers looks back to July 1979 when Sri Lanka made their first visit to Ireland. Barry Chambers, 2014
Time to declare
Ten years ago, I was able to play a role in helping Ireland to beat Kenya and win the InterContinental Cup for the first time.
Alfie Linehan 1971-1975
The late Sean Pender's 1992 tribute to the then incoming ICU President and former Irish captain Alfie Linehan.
Mike Halliday's Irish Cricket History 1950-2000
In the final part of the series, Mike looks at the general landscape of Irish Cricket at the start of this century.
Billy Platt's North West Cricket History
5: City of Derry Cricket Club
Formed after the Boer War, the club finally folded in 1978 after suffering the effects of sectarianism at its Duncreggan Road home.