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Reports & Articles
Ireland pip Dutch in thriller
Trent Johnston was again the hero as Ireland won their first World Twenty20 warm-up, against Netherlands, in the excitement of a Golden Over.
Gayle force warning
Ireland are learning the hard way how to play Twenty20 cricket on the big stage.
Simmons upbeat ahead of South African clash
Ireland take on South Africa at Southgate in extra warm up match.
Battling Ireland lose to South Africa
Niall O'Brien evoked memories of his famous match winning knock against Pakistan in 2007 with a magnificent 62 from 52 balls against South Africa at Southgate.
Porterfield sees grounds for optimism
Ireland captain William Porterfield saw reasons for optimism following his side's 30 run defeat to South Africa in their final ICC World Twenty20 warm up game yesterday.
West cements starting place
Regan West surely played himself into Ireland's first game in the World Twenty20 on Monday.
McCallan relishing Twenty20 challenge
Ireland's most capped played excited by place on world stage yet again.
O'Brien looking to set world alight
Niall O'Brien relishing the opportunity for Ireland to upset the world order.
Paupers v Kings
A look at the differing lifestyles between India and Ireland leading players.
Simmons upbeat ahead of Bangladesh clash
Phil Simmons confident Ireland can shock the cricketing world again.
Ireland stun Bangladesh again
Ireland have once again announced themselves on the world stage, with a stunning six wicket win over Bangladesh at Trent Bridge in their opening fixture in the ICC World Twenty20.
Ireland tame Tigers
HERE we go again. Ireland are off on another World Cup Super Eights adventure after a stunning victory in their opening World Twenty20 game over Bangladesh.
Niall O'Brien quotes
Man of the Match Niall O'Brien was in ebullient mood following yet another famous Irish win.
The brothers O'Brien
O'Brien brothers star in stunning Irish victory.
Ireland announce themselves on world stage
Niall O'Brien warned world cricket to stand by for another Irish invasion after a win over Bangladesh yesterday that, in his opinion, was no upset.
Cullen congratulates Ireland
Minister for Arts, Sport and Tourism, Martin Cullen TD, has congratulated the Irish cricket team on beating Bangladesh.
Ireland players in shop window
William Porterfield says Ireland will be playing for more than pride in their World Twenty20 appointment with the reigning champions.
India defeat Ireland by 8 wickets
Zaheer Khan blitzes Ireland, as India win comfortably.
No disgrace for Ireland
The result may have been inevitable but there was no disgrace in the Ireland performance.
New Zealand depleted by injuries
The Black Caps go into the Super Eights opener having lost Jesse Ryder to a nasty infection and fellow middle-order hitter Ross Taylor to a slight hamstring tear.
New Zealand too strong for Ireland
Ireland suffered an 83 run reverse to a powerful and determined New Zealand side in their first Super Eight fixture.
India stroll to victory
India's dashing batsmen cruised to victory in last night's World Twenty20 group match.
Simmons reflects on New Zealand defeat
Ireland coach Phil Simmons was in reflective mood following his side's 83 run defeat by New Zealand.
Redmond runs Ireland ragged
Aaron Redmond scores 63 from just 30 balls as Ireland go down to a weakened Kiwi outfit.
Porterfield bemoans basic errors
Elementary mistakes paint Ireland in unflattering light.
Ireland crushed by New Zealand
Phil Simmons has got very little wrong in his tenure, but his team selection yesterday was baffling.
Ireland give Sri Lanka major scare
So near, yet so far for Ireland, as they go down by just nine runs to Sri Lanka, one of the tournament favourites.
No injury worries for Ireland
Ireland have no injury worries ahead of today's crucial Twenty20 World Cup game against Sri Lanka at Lord's.
Ireland deserve place at top table
If there was any doubt that Ireland deserved their place at the top table of world cricket, Ireland proved it yesterday at HQ.
Ireland fall agonisingly short
A mere nine runs stood yesterday between Irish cricket and another success for the ages, as the World Twenty20 continued to astonish.
Sangakkara praises O'Brien
Niall O'Brien's brilliance and bravery won the respect of the world's best wicketkeeper-batsman after Ireland flirted with World Twenty20 glory.
Pakistan gain revenge over Ireland
Kamran Akmal wins Man of the Match award as Pakistan beat Ireland by 39 runs.
Ireland player ratings
Jon Coates marks the efforts of the Irish players in his end of tournament report.
Valiant effort by Ireland
A clatter of broken stumps brought a messy conclusion to Ireland's worthy World Twenty20 efforts.
Porterfield upbeat as campaign ends
Captain finds many reasons to be proud as Twenty20 World Cup closes for Ireland.