No regrets for O'Brien after retirement No regrets for O'Brien after retirement ( ) ZZZZ4:12 amZZZZ
Niall O'Brien will be missed - there's no doubting that. Not only for his match-winning efforts, like the iconic 72 against Pakistan at the 2007 World Cup when Ireland first bounded onto the global stage.
Hairy and Brains make the top 20 Hairy and Brains make the top 20 ( ) ZZZZ4:53 amZZZZ
Clare Shillington and Ciara Metcalfe are both included in the top twenty of the ICC T20 rankings announced this morning.
Niall O'Brien retires Niall O'Brien retires ( ) ZZZZ4:21 amZZZZ
O’Brien appeared 216 times for the national side, leaving the game as Ireland’s most successful wicketkeeper with 241 international dismissals to his name.
Four Irish Women players off to Australia Four Irish Women players off to Australia ( ) ZZZZ7:42 amZZZZ
Four overseas development scholarships have been awarded which will see Laura Delany, Kim Garth, Rebecca Stokell and Una Raymond-Hoey heading to Australia after the T20 World Cup tournament in November.
Ireland Women taking psychologist to World Cup Ireland Women taking psychologist to World Cup ( ) ZZZZ7:34 amZZZZ
Ms Kennedy, Cricket Ireland’s consultant sports psychologist who originally hails from North Tipperary, will travel with the women’s team to the Caribbean for the tournament.
Porterfield banned by Cricket Ireland Porterfield banned by Cricket Ireland ( ) ZZZZ7:14 amZZZZ
Ireland captain William Porterfield has been handed a one-match ban by Cricket Ireland. In total, the disciplinary committee handed out three bans and five warnings in the eight cases that came to their attention this season.
Losing start in Afghan Premier League for O'Brien and Stirling Losing start in Afghan Premier League for O'Brien and Stirling ( ) ZZZZ9:21 pmZZZZ
Kevin O'Brien and Paul Stirling's Kandahar Knights team have lost both of their opening matches at the Afghan T20 Premier League in Sharjah.
New Kids on the Block New Kids on the Block ( ) ZZZZ9:15 pmZZZZ
Who are the players next in line for elevation to the senior ranks? We take a look at how some of the young guns waiting in the wings performed at youth, Academy and Wolves level this season.
O'Brien and Stirling tie up for APL T20 O'Brien and Stirling tie up for APL T20 ( ) ZZZZ2:28 amZZZZ
Irish internationals Kevin O’Brien and Paul Stirling look ahead to new but distinctly differing challenges on the eve of joining the Kandahar Knights, a franchise team established for the inaugural year of the Afghanistan Premier League T20 competition.
Tucker century keeps Ireland in control Tucker century keeps Ireland in control ( ) ZZZZ8:03 pmZZZZ
A superb 138 from Lorcan Tucker has kept Ireland A in control of their match against Gloucestershire Seconds.
Class tells as Leinster retain their title Class tells as Leinster retain their title ( ) ZZZZ11:47 pmZZZZ
THE class rose to the surface on the final day of Ireland’s cricketing summer as Leinster Lightning retained the inter-provincial Cup.
Dockrell pride as Lightning win 15th trophy Dockrell pride as Lightning win 15th trophy ( ) ZZZZ9:20 pmZZZZ
Leinster Lightning skipper George Dockrell cut a proud figure as he posed with another interpro trophy at his home patch of Rathmines.
Rock solid as Rush win U15 All-Ireland Cup Rock solid as Rush win U15 All-Ireland Cup ( ) ZZZZ8:02 pmZZZZ
Skipper Cian Rock led by example as he took four wickets as Rush beat Eglinton to claim the All-Ireland U15 crown.
Lightning show depth to capture interpro cup Lightning show depth to capture interpro cup ( ) ZZZZ6:41 pmZZZZ
Leinster Lightning captured the interpro cup for the fifth consecutive year after a typical fightback which showcased their strength in depth.
Final Super 3 match abandoned Final Super 3 match abandoned ( ) ZZZZ10:05 pmZZZZ
The Dragons have completed a series victory for the second time in three years despite the final match of the Super 3s being abandoned after the first innings at Clontarf.
Dragons and Scorchers to meet in final match of campaign Dragons and Scorchers to meet in final match of campaign ( ) ZZZZ10:37 pmZZZZ
The Super 3 series draws to a conclusion at Clontarf when champions Dragons meet the Scorchers in a 50-over clash at Castle Avenue.
Joyce blasts used pitch as Merrion lose to Waringstown Joyce blasts used pitch as Merrion lose to Waringstown ( ) ZZZZ7:11 amZZZZ
The pitch was the talking point through the day with Cricket Ireland – for reasons which still haven’t been explained – insisting that the final be played on a pitch which had been used for two of Ireland’s matches against Afghanistan last week.
Wolves will travel to play Gloucs. 2ndXI Wolves will travel to play Gloucs. 2ndXI ( ) ZZZZ5:15 amZZZZ
Cricket Ireland has announced a strong 12-man Ireland Wolves squad for a four-day match against Gloucestershire 2nd XI to be played at Bristol Cricket Club next week.
Maritz treble strike leads Dragons to win over Typhoons Maritz treble strike leads Dragons to win over Typhoons ( ) ZZZZ12:11 amZZZZ
Lara Maritz starred with the ball as the Dragons beat the Typhoons in a match which had a distinctly end of season feel about it.
Doheny delight as Rush win National Cup again Doheny delight as Rush win National Cup again ( ) ZZZZ10:31 pmZZZZ
Ireland Wolves Stephen Doheny's Man-of-the-Match display helped Rush secure the National Cup for the third time.
Irish Academy win T20 tournament Irish Academy win T20 tournament ( ) ZZZZ12:06 amZZZZ
The Irish Academy won the T20 series against their Scottish counterparts and a Future Stars XI thanks primarily to a series of powerful batting displays.
NCU level U11 interpro series NCU level U11 interpro series ( ) ZZZZ12:03 amZZZZ
The NCU levelled their Under 11 interpro series against Leinster when they won a thrilling encounter in Ringcommons.
Ireland U17s clinch Celtic Cup Ireland U17s clinch Celtic Cup ( ) ZZZZ1:32 amZZZZ
Ireland U17s emulated the Under 15 side as they beat Scotland by 15 runs in Ayr to clinch the Celtic Cup.
NCU clinch U13 series with second win against Leinster NCU clinch U13 series with second win against Leinster ( ) ZZZZ3:50 pmZZZZ
The NCU clinched their Under 13 interpro series after beating Leinster by 63 runs at Ringcommons on Friday.
Tector and McGuire lead Ireland to victory Tector and McGuire lead Ireland to victory ( ) ZZZZ1:46 amZZZZ
Half centuries from Tim Tector and Nathan McGuire led Ireland U15s to a series clinching win against Scotland at Oak Hill.
Ellerby and Topping star as NCU beat LCU Ellerby and Topping star as NCU beat LCU ( ) ZZZZ4:38 amZZZZ
Half centuries from Sam Topping and Rory Ellerby helped NCU U13s beat Leinster in their interpro match at Stormont.
Kelburne sign Shanuka Dulaj Kelburne sign Shanuka Dulaj ( ) ZZZZ3:59 amZZZZ
Scottish club Kelburne have signed Sri Lankan Shanuka Dulaj for their 2019 WDCU first division campaign.
Gordon delighted at England call-up Gordon delighted at England call-up ( ) ZZZZ6:57 amZZZZ
20 year-old Kirstie Gordon is a surprise inclusion in the England Women's T20 World Cup squad.
Klaassen signs deal with Kent Klaassen signs deal with Kent ( ) ZZZZ8:17 amZZZZ
Kent have signed Netherlands left-arm fast bowler Fred Klaassen on a two-year contract.
Klokker brilliance ensures Denmark levels series Klokker brilliance ensures Denmark levels series ( ) ZZZZ6:08 amZZZZ
The two-match series between Leinster Bolts and Denmark ended all-square in two excellent encounters.
Nine players awarded central contracts by KNCB Nine players awarded central contracts by KNCB ( ) ZZZZ8:44 amZZZZ
Skipper Pieter Seelaar, Stephan Myburgh, Wesley Barresi, Tobias Visee, Ben Cooper, Max O’Dowd, Freddie Klaassen, Scott Edwards, and teenager Bas de Leede are the lucky nine.
Nepal win Asia qualifier Nepal win Asia qualifier ( ) ZZZZ12:01 amZZZZ
Nepal fulfilled pre-tournament expectations to lift the ICC World Twenty20 Asia Qualifier 'B' trophy despite having their final match against Singapore abandoned in Malaysia.
Nepal and Singapore secure Asia Final places Nepal and Singapore secure Asia Final places ( ) ZZZZ12:47 amZZZZ
Nepal and Singapore secured their berths to the ICC World Twenty20 Asia Finals after confirming a top-three finish at the ICC World T20 Asia Qualifier 'B' in Malaysia on Tuesday.
Three Hong Kong players charged by ICC Three Hong Kong players charged by ICC ( ) ZZZZ7:31 amZZZZ
The ICC has charged three Hong Kong players with 19 counts of breaching the Anti-Corruption Code. Irfan Ahmed will face nine charges, whilst Nadeem Ahmed and Haseeb Amjad face five.
Kinrara eviction caps week of bad news for associate cricket Kinrara eviction caps week of bad news for associate cricket ( ) ZZZZ12:29 amZZZZ
The Malaysian Cricket Association are set to be evicted from the Kinrara Academy Oval after a new developer took over the land.
Namibia withdraw from CSA competitions Namibia withdraw from CSA competitions ( ) ZZZZ11:37 pmZZZZ
After due and careful consideration, and with clear understanding of our international obligations, Namibia have taken the proactive decision to withdraw from the Sunfoil 3 Day Cup and the Provincial 1 Day Challenge.
Jersey players overseas Jersey players overseas ( ) ZZZZ2:09 amZZZZ
Three Jersey senior squad players are currently developing their cricketing skills overseas.
Jersey Girls Academy 2018 Jersey Girls Academy 2018 ( ) ZZZZ2:31 amZZZZ
2018 has been a busy year for girls' cricket in Jersey with participation numbers are up in a thriving environment.
Inter-insular clean sweep for Jersey Inter-insular clean sweep for Jersey ( ) ZZZZ9:21 amZZZZ
Jersey defeat Guernsey 3-0 in the InfrasoftTech T20 inter-insular series.
Jersey T20 squad Jersey T20 squad ( ) ZZZZ3:42 amZZZZ
Jersey's team for the InfrasoftTech inter insular series and World T20 qualifier.
Jersey cricketers awarded MCC Young Cricketers caps Jersey cricketers awarded MCC Young Cricketers caps ( ) ZZZZ3:00 amZZZZ
Jake Dunford & Jonty Jenner were presented with their caps by Ricky Ponting & Kumar Sangakarra at Lords.
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