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VIDEO: Peter and Simi visit a Dublin school to play cricket with the kids

We recently followed Ireland internationals Peter Chase and Simi Singh when they dropped into a Cricket Leinster school cricket session in Dublin. Here’s what we found.

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Call out to former internationals!

Can you help? We want to recognise past Ireland players at the upcoming Test Match.

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Venue change for first game of Inter-Provincial Championships

The venue for the first match of the 2018 Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Championships on 1 May 2018 has been moved from Oak Hill to Pembroke Cricket Club.

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New interactive app brings domestic cricket in Ireland right to the fans’ fingertips

Cricket Ireland, in partnership with the Australian-based InteractSport, has launched a new smartphone app, My Cricket Ireland – which is set to revolutionise fan engagement with domestic cricket across Ireland and Northern Ireland.

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Selectors eye valuable game time for Ireland squad ahead of historic first Test Match

Cricket Ireland today announced the Intra-Squad teams that will play two 2-day warm-up games in late April. The games are set to give national selectors a good look at Test hopefuls ahead of the announcement of Ireland Men’s historic first Test Match t…

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Volunteers sought for Test Match

We are seeking event volunteers for the historic first Men’s Test Match against Pakistan at Malahide Cricket Club Ground (11-15 May 2018). Additionally, we have opportunities at the T20I series against India (27 and 29 June 2018).

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O’Neills sponsorship to support coach development in Ireland

Cricket Ireland today announced that O’Neills, the renowned Irish international sportswear retailer, has extended its support for cricket in Ireland through sponsorship of the Cricket Ireland Coaches Association (CICA).

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Hear Cricket Ireland CEO Warren Deutrom in interview

Our CEO Warren Deutrom sat down this week for an insightful conversation with the Irish Times “Business of Sport” podcast.

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Inter-Squad Matches announced as weather hits Wolves trip

Cricket Ireland has announced a series of two-day matches in late April that will feature centrally-contracted players, Inter-Provincial contracted players and several Academy players. The two matches will provide an opportunity for selectors to cast a…

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The legal eagle finding the balance between cricket and work

The April 2018 edition of the Law Society of Ireland’s Gazette features a great story about one of Ireland’s leading international cricketers and the challenges of balancing her cricket on the field with her legal career off the field.

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Valuable game time despite Somerset washout

Ireland’s preparations for its historic first Test Match provided a valuable opportunity for the squad to begin its transition from 50-over cricket to red-ball cricket, despite a frustrating climax to the match against Somerset County Cricket Club, whi…

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Women’s Captain Laura Delany talks to Her.ie podcast: “Girls with Goals”

Ireland Women’s captain Laura Delany recently spoke with the team from Her.ie for their podcast “Girls with Goals”.

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Captains give their views as 2018 Toyota Super 3’s Series squads announced, fixtures released

Cricket Ireland today announced the squads and fixtures for the 2018 Toyota Super 3’s Series, ahead of an exciting season for women’s cricket in Ireland – with team captains giving an assessment of the tournament ahead.

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New annual T20I Tri-Series announced between Ireland, Netherlands and Scotland

Cricket Ireland today confirmed a new Men’s T20I Tri-Series has been agreed with Netherlands Cricket and Cricket Scotland – with the first tournament being held from 12 – 20 June 2018 in the Netherlands. The agreement also confirms the intention that t…

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Ireland XI Men’s squad named for Somerset match

Cricket Ireland today announced a 13-man Ireland squad for the upcoming four-day match against Somerset County Cricket Club (6-9 April 2018) at County Ground, Taunton.

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Inaugural international T20 double-header, increased investment announced for women’s cricket

Cricket Ireland today announced an inaugural international T20 double-header featuring the Ireland Women’s and Men’s teams on 29 June 2018 in Dublin, as well as increased investment to further support the growth of the women’s game.

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