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Ahead of their eight-match tour of Bangladesh, more fixtures are in the pipeline for Ireland Wolves at home this summer.
Stirling favourite for International Award Stirling favourite for International Award ( ) ZZZZ12:48 amZZZZ
Paul Stirling looks favourite for the Ireland International Player of the Year award at Friday's event.
Wolves chomping at the bit Wolves chomping at the bit ( ) ZZZZ10:52 amZZZZ
Ireland Wolves emerged from quarantine to start their preparations for the challenge of Bangladesh A which gets under way on Friday in Chattogram.
Ireland Player of the Decade Awards Ireland Player of the Decade Awards ( ) ZZZZ4:11 amZZZZ
Ireland will choose their Player of the Decade at their awards ceremony next Friday, with shortlists of five being drawn up for both the men and women.
Stirling set to make history in Pakistan Stirling set to make history in Pakistan ( ) ZZZZ8:32 amZZZZ
Paul Stirling this weekend becomes the first Irish cricketer to play an elite-level game in Pakistan for almost 100 years.
Harry's Game Harry's Game ( ) ZZZZ8:22 amZZZZ
Harry Tector is captain of the 16-man squad which includes 10 senior internationals, four more hoping to break in and two who will qualify by residency early next year.
Pretorius added to Wolves squad Pretorius added to Wolves squad ( ) ZZZZ12:39 amZZZZ
Ruhan Pretorius has replaced George Dockrell in the Ireland Wolves squad for its tour to Bangladesh.
Dockrell withdraws from Wolves tour Dockrell withdraws from Wolves tour ( ) ZZZZ3:06 amZZZZ
George Dockrell has withdrawn from the Ireland Wolves tour which is due to fly to Bangladesh tomorrow.
Delany undergoes surgery Delany undergoes surgery ( ) ZZZZ2:46 amZZZZ
David Delany has undergone surgery on his knee after suffering a tear of his lateral meniscus.
White hoping to learn tools of the trade White hoping to learn tools of the trade ( ) ZZZZ8:10 amZZZZ
Ben White is looking to learn from the Irish coaches as he jets off with Ireland Wolves this week on their month long tour of Bangladesh.
Lawlor keen to make big impression with Wolves Lawlor keen to make big impression with Wolves ( ) ZZZZ4:14 amZZZZ
The inclusion of Jeremy Lawlor in the Wolves squad that will tour Bangladesh raised a few eyebrows amongst Irish cricket fans.
Hume excited by Wolves challenge Hume excited by Wolves challenge ( ) ZZZZ10:33 amZZZZ
Graham Hume is excited by the challenge of facing Bangladesh in the upcoming Wolves tour later this month.
Ireland to play Sri Lanka in Test Ireland to play Sri Lanka in Test ( ) ZZZZ5:33 amZZZZ
Ireland's long wait to play their next Test match is set to end next December.
Sri Lanka to host Ireland in Test? Sri Lanka to host Ireland in Test? ( ) ZZZZ6:43 amZZZZ
Sri Lanka media are reporting that Ireland will be playing a Test match in the country next year.
Friends Reunited Friends Reunited ( ) ZZZZ6:08 amZZZZ
IT SAYS much for the dreadful times we are living through that 16 Ireland players have had to go to Abu Dhabi to meet up for the first time in almost five months.
Busy summer ahead for Ireland Men Busy summer ahead for Ireland Men ( ) ZZZZ8:09 amZZZZ
Ireland hope to host South Africa, Pakistan and Zimbabwe on home soil in 2021.
UAE confirm Ireland fixture dates UAE confirm Ireland fixture dates ( ) ZZZZ9:19 amZZZZ
The UAE have confirmed the dates for their four one-day internationals against Ireland in Abu Dhabi next month.
U19 qualifiers to be held in Scotland U19 qualifiers to be held in Scotland ( ) ZZZZ2:01 amZZZZ
Defending champions Scotland host the six team European U19 Men's Qualifiers next summer.
Ireland Women learn European opponents Ireland Women learn European opponents ( ) ZZZZ1:54 amZZZZ
The European qualifier will be held 26-30 August and Ireland will compete with Scotland, Netherlands, Germany, France and Turkey to earn a qualifying spot in the Global Qualifier to be held in 2022.
13 Women named in Ireland Academy 13 Women named in Ireland Academy ( ) ZZZZ1:20 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland have named 13 women players who will be included in their Academy intake in 2021.
Ireland to return to action in UAE Ireland to return to action in UAE ( ) ZZZZ3:57 amZZZZ
Five months after their last match, Ireland have announced a return to action in January with a month long tour to Abu Dhabi, which will conclude with three World Cup Super League games against Afghanistan.
La Manga series off after Scotland pull out La Manga series off after Scotland pull out ( ) ZZZZ7:49 amZZZZ
Ireland Women's five-match series in La Manga has been cancelled after a last minute change of heart by Scotland.
Ireland Women heading to La Manga Ireland Women heading to La Manga ( ) ZZZZ9:34 amZZZZ
THE Ireland Women’s squad will be the first team back into action next month when they play a five-match series against Scotland in La Manga.
Ireland name squad to play Scotland Ireland name squad to play Scotland ( ) ZZZZ5:31 amZZZZ
Ireland Women have named a squad of 15 to play Scotland in a five-match series in Spain next month.
Double celebration for Hunter Double celebration for Hunter ( ) ZZZZ1:47 amZZZZ
Amy Hunter, who only turned 15 last week, can make it a double celebration after being awarded a non-retainer part-time contract by Cricket Ireland.
Wolves finish tour on a high Wolves finish tour on a high ( ) ZZZZ8:53 pmZZZZ
Ireland Wolves finished their South African tour on a winning note as they chased down 277 to beat a Northern Titans Academy XI by four wickets.
Wolves slump to crushing defeat Wolves slump to crushing defeat ( ) ZZZZ7:44 pmZZZZ
Ireland Wolves slumped to a second successive seven-wicket loss in the space of two days as a horror batting display saw them make just 149 in Pretoria.
A lone hand from Tector A lone hand from Tector ( ) ZZZZ4:24 amZZZZ
Runs for Harry Tector but he got no support as Namibia make it 2-0 and Women's squad named for Thailand quadrangular.
Wolves caught cold Wolves caught cold ( ) ZZZZ8:45 amZZZZ
Ireland's Wolves hustled to defeat after batting failure.
Wolves hammered by Namibia in 50-over opener Wolves hammered by Namibia in 50-over opener ( ) ZZZZ9:23 pmZZZZ
Ireland Wolves were well beaten by Namibia in their first 50-over match, as The Eagles chased down 228 to win by seven wickets.
Peter Gillespie pays tribute to Roy TorrensPeter Gillespie talks with BBC Radio Foyle's Eric White on the life of Roy Torrens
Simi SinghYMCA's Simi Singh who was Man of the Match as Ireland beat UAE by 112 runs
The Barry Chambers Column: 22 February The Barry Chambers Column: 22 February ( ) ZZZZ4:58 amZZZZ
Interpro movement; the Emerging Interpros; women are still waiting, Cricket Ireland staffing issues, and the absence of progress on a national stadium.
The Barry Chambers Column: 15 February The Barry Chambers Column: 15 February ( ) ZZZZ3:50 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland's interprovincial proposals mean there will be no equal distribution of talent, with Leinster Lightning keeping their almost exclusively international squad.
The Barry Chambers Column: 8 February The Barry Chambers Column: 8 February ( ) ZZZZ2:43 amZZZZ
Interpro revamp to be unveiled; Irish And National Cups in 2021; Wolves ready to bay.
The Barry Chambers Column: 27 January The Barry Chambers Column: 27 January ( ) ZZZZ3:52 amZZZZ
What we learned from Abu Dhabi; Big Roy; the irish Cup and women's international cricket.
The Guide to Irish International Cricket 1855-2020
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Under 19 Records
Men's International Records
Women's International Records
2008 Under 19 World Cup
2006 Under 19 World Cup
2004 Under 19 World Cup
One brings two
Remembering Kenya 1994
Irish Umpires: Alan Tuffery
Irish Umpires: Kenny Magee
Irish Umpires: Trevor Henry
Irish International Players
Action Replay Ireland
Ireland v Pakistan 2009
Pakistan defeated Ireland by 26 runs in the women's international at Clontarf.
Ireland Under 19 v Afghanistan 2018
Highlights of Ireland's 4 run win in the Under 19 World Cup match in Whangarei, New Zealand.
Super Series squads named Super Series squads named ( ) ZZZZ7:42 amZZZZ
The Typhoons and Scorchers have named their squads for the 2021 Super Series.
Squads named for interpro series Squads named for interpro series ( ) ZZZZ9:43 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland have named the 48 players who will form the core squads for Leinster Lightning, Munster Reds, Northern Knights and NW Warriors.
Tight battle for Super Series Award Tight battle for Super Series Award ( ) ZZZZ5:16 amZZZZ
There are plenty of contenders for the Player of the Super Series award, with a host of Irish Women internationals in the mix.
Singh strong favourite for interpro award Singh strong favourite for interpro award ( ) ZZZZ7:11 amZZZZ
Simi Singh is the strong favourite for the Interprovincial Player of the Year in the Cricket Ireland Awards.
Kane boost for Munster Reds Kane boost for Munster Reds ( ) ZZZZ6:14 amZZZZ
Tyrone Kane will look to reignite his international ambitions as he moves to Munster Reds for the 2021 interprovincial campaign.
Players on the move in interpro series Players on the move in interpro series ( ) ZZZZ1:09 amZZZZ
Details are starting to emerge of player movement ahead of the start of the interprovincial season in May.
Changes to Super Series Changes to Super Series ( ) ZZZZ9:51 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland have announced some tweaks to the Super Series ahead of a 2021 season that will see the Ireland Women side playing in two vital qualifying tournaments.
Leinster finish unbeaten despite Warriors scare Leinster finish unbeaten despite Warriors scare ( ) ZZZZ7:22 amZZZZ
LEINSTER Lightning captain George Dockrell finally got his hands on the two inter-provincial trophies which have been up for grabs in this truncated, unique season last night after completing a clean sweep of victories in the 50-over competition for the first time since 2014.
Typhoons beat Scorchers to clinch series Typhoons beat Scorchers to clinch series ( ) ZZZZ11:27 amZZZZ
Half centuries from Rebecca Stokell and Rachel Delaney, plus an unbeaten 48 from skipper Laura Delany saw the Typhoons beat the Scorchers to seal their first Super Series title at Malahide.
Lightning beat battling Warriors Lightning beat battling Warriors ( ) ZZZZ10:41 amZZZZ
The Interprovincial series ended in familiar fashion at Malahide on Monday evening as Leinster Lightning completed what in fairness was a less than convincing 3-wicket win over the North West Warriors.
Rankin blow for Warriors Rankin blow for Warriors ( ) ZZZZ6:07 amZZZZ
NORTH West Warriors’ hopes of causing an upset in the final inter-provincial Cup game against champions Leinster Lightning at Malahide were dealt a blow when Boyd Rankin ruled himself out with flu symptoms.
Lightning survive scare to beat Knights Lightning survive scare to beat Knights ( ) ZZZZ11:05 amZZZZ
LEINSTER LIGHTNING overcame the MTB Northern Knights at Malahide to win their seventh interpro game of the late-starting season.
Prendergast stars as Typhoons beat Scorchers Prendergast stars as Typhoons beat Scorchers ( ) ZZZZ3:11 amZZZZ
Orla Prendergast took four early wickets as the Scorchers were dismissed for just 63 in the seventh match of their Super Series at Merrion.
MacMahon and Kavanagh star as Scorchers win MacMahon and Kavanagh star as Scorchers win ( ) ZZZZ12:23 amZZZZ
Five wickets for Sophie MacMahon and Shauna Kavanagh's half century helped The Scorchers beat the Typhoons by 30 runs to take a 4-2 lead in the eight match series.
Hunter half century helps Typhoons narrow gap Hunter half century helps Typhoons narrow gap ( ) ZZZZ9:26 pmZZZZ
Amy Hunter's half century coupled with three wickets for Orla Prendergast helped the Typhoons to a comfortable 53-runs win at Anglesea Road.
Super Mac leads NW to win over NCU Super Mac leads NW to win over NCU ( ) ZZZZ8:58 amZZZZ
A brilliant unbeaten 86 from Scott MacBeth led the NW to a seven-wicket against their NCU counterparts to level the two-match U15 interpro series at Donemana.
Leinster go in search of clean sweep Leinster go in search of clean sweep ( ) ZZZZ2:20 amZZZZ
Leinster U17s will go in search of a clean sweep of their youth bilateral series against the NCU when they play a three-match series this week.
Leinster clinch U11 series Leinster clinch U11 series ( ) ZZZZ12:56 amZZZZ
Leinster Under 11s beat their NCU counterparts by 38 runs to take an unassailable lead in their series.
Club players nominated for Irish awards Club players nominated for Irish awards ( ) ZZZZ7:24 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland have named the shortlisted players for both the men's and women's Club Player of the Year.
Clubs shortlisted in Irish awards Clubs shortlisted in Irish awards ( ) ZZZZ8:04 amZZZZ
Limerick, Newbuildings, North Down and YMCA have been shortlisted for the Club of the Year in the Cricket Ireland awards.
Dream weekend for Richardson in NZ Dream weekend for Richardson in NZ ( ) ZZZZ4:38 amZZZZ
It's been quite a weekend for Eimear Richardson, taking eight wickets and scoring 127 runs for her Northern Districts side in the New Zealand domestic 50-over competition.
Ireland to have two new awards Ireland to have two new awards ( ) ZZZZ7:07 amZZZZ
THERE will be two new awards at this year’s Cricket Ireland ceremony, which because of the pandemic will be held virtually next Friday evening.
Q and A with Kevin O'Brien Q and A with Kevin O'Brien ( ) ZZZZ6:36 amZZZZ
On the 10th anniversary of his world record innings against England, Kevin O'Brien is doing a free Q & A session on Zoom.
Bready favourites for Spirit of Cricket Award Bready favourites for Spirit of Cricket Award ( ) ZZZZ1:06 amZZZZ
Bready's Cricketing Cooks efforts are set to be rewarded with a 'Spirit of Cricket' prize at the Cricket Ireland Awards ceremony on Friday night.
Cricket in Garristown, 1881-1957 Cricket in Garristown, 1881-1957 ( ) ZZZZ1:33 amZZZZ
Jim Bennett continues his delve into the cricketing archives with a look at cricket in Garristown from 1881 to 1957.
Jim Finlay Jim Finlay ( ) ZZZZ7:06 amZZZZ
It was an umpire though that he found his true calling, an appointments secretary dream, always willing and available to do any match at any level. A case of having bails will travel for Jim.
Donating blood for the cause Donating blood for the cause ( ) ZZZZ6:38 amZZZZ
Back in 20008, the NCU Senior Challenge Cup final was a tough battle, with CSNI wicket-keeper Rob Arthur giving his all in a tense, low scoring affair.
Cricket in Skerries Cricket in Skerries ( ) ZZZZ7:42 amZZZZ
Jim Bennett examines the history of cricket in the Skerries area between 1883 and 1969.
T20 start likely for NW sides T20 start likely for NW sides ( ) ZZZZ7:05 amZZZZ
It seems likely that the NW will be starting their season with a T20 competition.
The Black Hills 1898 to 1969 The Black Hills 1898 to 1969 ( ) ZZZZ2:51 amZZZZ
Jim Bennett takes a look at the history of the Black Hills CC.
Death of Andrew Steven Death of Andrew Steven ( ) ZZZZ8:00 amZZZZ
One of the most recognizable faces of NCU cricket, Andrew Steven died recently.