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Poynter signs contract extension with Durham Poynter signs contract extension with Durham ZZZZ3:20 amZZZZ
Stuart Poynter has signed a contract extension with Durham which will keep him at the county until 2019.
Trio of resignations from Lightning Trio of resignations from Lightning ZZZZ7:48 amZZZZ
John Anderson has stepped down as the Lightning Captain. John has captained the team to two treble-winning seasons since taking over the reins from John Mooney at the start of the 2016 season.
Balbirnie to lead Wolves on Bangladesh tour Balbirnie to lead Wolves on Bangladesh tour ZZZZ1:55 amZZZZ
Andrew Balbirnie will captain a 16-man Ireland Wolves squad on a six-match tour of Bangladesh next month. The Wolves will play a four-day match followed by five 50-over contests against Bangladesh A.
Rain ruins Stormont clash Rain ruins Stormont clash ZZZZ9:38 amZZZZ
JOHN Bracewell’s reign as coach in Ireland ended as it began with an abandoned game.
Ireland v West Indies abandoned Ireland v West Indies abandoned ZZZZ6:31 amZZZZ
Ireland's ODI against the West Indies was abandoned today at Stormont without a ball being bowled.
Dockrell stars as Lightning beat Knights Dockrell stars as Lightning beat Knights ZZZZ12:19 amZZZZ
Leinster Lightning closed out the 2017 Inter-Provincial Series with a convincing 55-run (DLS) victory over Northern Knights at Rathmines.
Lightning ring the changes for dead rubber Lightning ring the changes for dead rubber ZZZZ12:31 amZZZZ
David and Gareth Delany as well as Stephen Doheny drafted into the Lightning squad for their last interpro game of the campaign.
Davey century helps Malahide beat Terenure in National Cup final Davey century helps Malahide beat Terenure in National Cup final ZZZZ2:11 pmZZZZ
Sean Davey's century led Malahide to their second National Cup as they beat Terenure by 17 runs in a thrilling at North County.
2019 World Cup Qualifier date switch 2019 World Cup Qualifier date switch ZZZZ8:02 amZZZZ
That is much better than the originally planned tournament date of July which would have taken the Ireland squad out of county and club cricket for five weeks at the height of our season.
Numbers Racket No 9 Numbers Racket No 9 ZZZZ1:44 amZZZZ
And so, the first season of the new, enhanced Hanley Energy Championship draws to a close with an all-too-predictable champion.
Waringstown win Irish Senior Cup - reaction Waringstown win Irish Senior Cup - reaction ZZZZ11:01 amZZZZ
“I adapted and did what I had to do.”
Scorchers win Super 3 series Scorchers win Super 3 series ZZZZ3:53 pmZZZZ
The Scorchers have won the Super 3 Series finishing above both the Typhoons and the Dragons in the 18-match tournament played across two different formats.
Far from a classic but Waringstown win Far from a classic but Waringstown win ZZZZ4:31 amZZZZ
IT WAS not the classic final that everyone predicted but Waringstown won’t give a jot after beating The Hills to win the Irish Cup for a record-equalling fifth time and pick up their third trophy of the season.
Rush and CSNI win All-Ireland trophies Rush and CSNI win All-Ireland trophies ZZZZ12:23 amZZZZ
Rush triumph against Instonians while CSNI beat St Johnston.
It's a wash out It's a wash out ZZZZ12:11 amZZZZ
No play was possible in the National Cup final.
National Cup up for grabs National Cup up for grabs ZZZZ12:29 amZZZZ
The 6th National Cup final takes place at Bready on Sunday and it's an all-Leinster clash between Malahide and Terenure.
McCallan stars as Waringstown clinch Irish Cup McCallan stars as Waringstown clinch Irish Cup ZZZZ11:00 pmZZZZ
Kyle McCallan's Man-of-the-Match performance led Waringstown to a record equalling 5th Irish Senior Cup win as they beat The Hills by four-wickets in a tense low-scoring game at Bready.
Ireland and Hampshire share the spoils Ireland and Hampshire share the spoils ZZZZ1:18 amZZZZ
Ireland and Hampshire Under 17's again shared the spoils in their two T20 games at Belmont.
Honours even between Ireland and Hampshire U17's Honours even between Ireland and Hampshire U17's ZZZZ12:50 amZZZZ
Ireland and Hampshire Under 17's shared the honours in their T20 clashes at Belmont with the visitors winning the first match by four wickets, and the Irish bouncing back to win the second by 8 wickets.
Ireland beaten by Hampshire in series opener Ireland beaten by Hampshire in series opener ZZZZ12:39 amZZZZ
Ireland's Under 17's slipped to a 63-run defeat against Hampshire at Waringstown in the first game of their series.
CIYMS win Ulster Plate CIYMS win Ulster Plate ZZZZ12:33 amZZZZ
CIYMS beat 2015 winners Brigade to claim their first Ulster Plate win in the final at Belmont.
Metcalfe delight as Ireland finish tour strongly Metcalfe delight as Ireland finish tour strongly ZZZZ11:53 pmZZZZ
Ireland Under 19 girls finished their tour of England with convincing back-to-back wins over Wales and Buckinghamshire in T20 contests.
Metcalfe century leads Instonians to U15 cup glory Metcalfe century leads Instonians to U15 cup glory ZZZZ9:48 amZZZZ
Oliver Metcalfe's brilliant century was the catalyst for Instonians winning the most dramatic All-Ireland Under 15 final as they beat YMCA by one run in a thrilling encounter at Claremont Road.
Stokell scores half century as Ireland beat Wales Stokell scores half century as Ireland beat Wales ZZZZ1:56 pmZZZZ
Ireland Under 19 girls bounced back from their opening day loss to Warwickshire to record a 5-wicket win over Wales at the Malvern Festival.
Double success for NCU clubs in All Ireland youth semi-finals Double success for NCU clubs in All Ireland youth semi-finals ZZZZ9:47 amZZZZ
There was double success for NCU clubs in the semi-finals of the U11 and U15 All-Ireland competitions with resounding wins for CSNI and Instonians.
Future of Ulster Shield in doubt Future of Ulster Shield in doubt ZZZZ12:21 amZZZZ
THE future of the Ulster Shield is in doubt following the apathy of clubs last week to take part in last Sunday’s Finals Day.
NCU retain U11 title with victory over North West NCU retain U11 title with victory over North West ZZZZ12:12 amZZZZ
A nine wicket victory over the North West in the final game of the series seals the title for the NCU.
NCU defeat Leinster in first 'Indoor' Interpro NCU defeat Leinster in first 'Indoor' Interpro ZZZZ11:07 amZZZZ
NCU win over LCU sets up what should be a decider versus North West.
Emphatic win for Leinster U11's Emphatic win for Leinster U11's ZZZZ1:08 amZZZZ
Leinster Under 11's started their interpro series with an emphatic 128-run win against the NW at Balbriggan.
Strabane win Ulster Shield after super over Strabane win Ulster Shield after super over ZZZZ2:14 pmZZZZ
Strabane are the Ulster Shield winners for 2017 after Tommy Barr's side beat St Johnston in a nerve-jangling "super over" after the two sides had tied the 20-over decider.
Ulster Schools squad selected Ulster Schools squad selected ZZZZ3:31 amZZZZ
Stuart Nelson will captain Ulster Schools in next week's tour to Glasgow.
Irish Schools take on Ireland U17s Irish Schools take on Ireland U17s ZZZZ8:22 amZZZZ
Irish Schools will take on Ireland Under 17's in a 50-over contest at Campbell College in Belfast.
Irish Universities do the double Irish Universities do the double ZZZZ10:18 amZZZZ
A 43 run win over hosts Cambridge University today means that Ireland retain the Hone-MacGregor Trophy.
Irish Universities retain Celtic Cup Irish Universities retain Celtic Cup ZZZZ9:33 amZZZZ
The Irish Universities recorded a 38 run win over their Scottish counterparts in the Tri-Series encounter.
Irish Universities play in Fenners tournament Irish Universities play in Fenners tournament ZZZZ9:16 amZZZZ
Irish Universities will again take part in the annual Hone McGregor Tri Series in Cambridge.