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Ireland Cricket News

Jan 27

Captain’s Century Leads to Victory Over Namibia

Harry Tector’s 101, aided by fifties from Grassi and Rock, posted a strong target for Namibia to chase. A real team effort in the field with five bowlers taking wickets and two run outs, meant a really positive end to a good tournament for the Boys in …

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Jan 26

Ireland Men to Play Four Games Ahead Of World Cup Qualifiers

Ireland have confirmed four matches in South Africa as part of their preparation for the World Cup Qualifying competition. The 15-man squad will spend two weeks based at a preparation camp at Tuks High Performance Centre at the University of Pretoria.

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Jan 26

IUCA Indoor Intervarsity

The Irish Universities Indoor Intervarsity competition takes place this weekend. The IUCA Indoors began in 2006 and this year is the 12th year of the competition. Last year saw the hosts Galway lift the trophy as they were convincing winners.

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Jan 25

Ireland Announce World Cup Qualifier Squad

James Shannon has been recalled to the Ireland squad for the World Cup Qualifying tournament in Zimbabwe.

The 27 year-old Northern Knights and Instonians top-order batsman enjoyed a prolific 2017 campaign at domestic and interprovincial level, and is …

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Jan 25

Ireland Defeat PNG IN World Cup

Neil Rock’s 43 guided Ireland to the brink of victory after a stunning bowling performance, led by JJ Garth (4-18), dismissed PNG for 121.

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Jan 23

Ireland Women Name Squad for Zimbabwe Tour

Ireland Women have named a squad of 13 for an eight match tour of Zimbabwe next month. They will play three 50 over matches, followed by five T20 contests, all in Harare.

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Jan 23

Ireland Beaten By West Indies In Plate Quarter-Final

Ireland Under 19s lost out to the current Under 19 World Champions by 4 wickets after a valiant effort in Lincoln overnight.

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Jan 20

Ireland Under 19s Defeat Afghanistan in World Cup Thriller

Defending 225/8 Ireland bowled Afghanistan out for 221 with 4 balls remaining to win by 4 runs in the third group match of the ICC Under 19 Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.

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Jan 19

Ireland Wolves to Play Bangladesh A in 8 match Series

Ireland Wolves will play Bangladesh A in an eight match series in August, when they will play five 50-over games, followed by three T20 contests.

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Jan 16

Balbirnie Blast Takes Ireland To Comfortable Win Over Scotland

Andrew Balbirnie’s rapid half century propelled Ireland to a convincing six-wicket win over rivals Scotland with more than 15 overs to spare in their first ODI in Dubai.

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Jan 16

Ireland Secure Comfortable Victory Over Scotland in Dubai

A fantastic effort from the Irish bowlers restricted Scotland to 219 before half-centuries from Andy Balbirnie and Niall O’Brien guided Ireland to a 6 wicket victory in the Tri-Nation Series in Dubai

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Jan 15

Porterfield Confident Despite Tough World Cup Qualifier Draw

Ireland have been handed a tough draw for the World Cup Qualifiers which get under way in Zimbabwe this March.

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Jan 14

Ireland Under 19s Fall To Sri Lanka At World Cup

Despite 75 from Jamie Grassi when posting a target, Ireland’s Under 19s fell to a 7 wicket defeat to Sri Lanka in the World Cup opener in Whangarei, New Zealand.

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Jan 13

Two Centurions Fire Ireland To Victory Over UAE

Ireland make it two wins from two against UAE after centuries from Ed Joyce and Andrew Balbirnie lead to a 67 run victory

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Jan 12

Ireland Confirm Somerset Match

Ireland have confirmed a four-day match against Somerset from April 6-9 in Taunton.

The game will serve as vital preparation for their maiden men’s Test against Pakistan in Malahide the following month.

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Jan 11

Ed Joyce Century Guides Ireland to Victory Over UAE in Dubai

In the first match of the Tri-Nations series in Dubai, Ireland defeated UAE by 4 wickets thanks largely to 116 not out from Ed Joyce

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