Aideen McGuinness has joined Cricket Ireland as their Performance Operations Executive.

A PhD student who has since 2016 been the Senior Women's Sports Scientist at Hockey Ireland where her role saw her responsible for the monitoring of players' performance during the recent World Cup and Olympic cycles.
She also had responsibilities for day-to-day operations and logistics during National training and foreign trips.

Congratulations for the Avoca striker have been posted on line from many of her friends in hockey and with an impressive pedigree she will no doubt be a welcome addition to the Cricket Ireland back-room staff.