Andy McBrineNW Warriors skipper Andy McBrine looks ahead to the start of the new interprovincial season.
 Gary WilsonNorthern Knights captain Gary Wilson discusses his squad ahead of the start of the series next week.
Pics from the first NCU Golf Day - all the fourballs, all the winners and some action round the 18th green.
Photos as The Hills entertained Balbriggan in a pre-season friendly in bitterly cold conditions.
Bangor showed signs of getting back to their true selves in 2018.
It was a difficult campaign for the Rathmines side in 2018, but a new season brings new optimism.
It was a journey into the unknown for Cregagh in 2018 as they participated in Senior One having gained promotion. They acquitted themselves well and will look to build on that in 2019.
After a few seasons of consolidation there is little doubt that an air of optimism has started forming again at the Boathole.
With Albert van der Merwe set to leave Leinster Lightning for a new role at Cricket Ireland, who is in line to replace the former Irish international as Head Coach of the Dubliners?
Former Irish International Albert van der Merwe has been appointed to the newly created role as national Talent Pathway Manager and Coach.
Eglinton is set to host Zimbabwe against Ireland Wolves later this summer as the African side prepare for their series against the senior Ireland side in July.
The NCU region has led the way in the new Ireland umpiring panels, having no fewer than ten representatives.
It was a season of contrasting fortunes for the Munster club in 2018, but more silverware was secured and there are many reasons for optimism for the year ahead.
It's a return to the top flight of NCU cricket for Lisburn after a very successful promotion campaign in 2018, and the Mid-Ulster club have strengthened with two quality additions.
It's a return to the Premier Division for the first time in five years for the Rectory boys after an impressive league campaign last time around.