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Ireland Cricket News

Jan 09

Cricket Ireland Announces Players for Cubs Winter Training Programme

Cricket Ireland have named a squad of 23 players for the Cubs Winter Training Programme. Eleven players from the Leinster Cricket Union, alongside 6 each from the Northern Cricket Union and the North West Cricket Union, make up the selection under new …

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Jan 08

Ireland Mourns the Passing of David Holmes

Tributes have poured in across the Irish cricketing spectrum following the sudden death of popular cricket correspondent Davy Holmes at the age of 54.

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Dec 29

Joyce and McBrine Return to Ireland Squad

Ed Joyce returns to the Ireland squad for a tri-series against Scotland and hosts UAE in Dubai next month.

The Dubliner missed the recent ICC InterContinental Cup and ODI series wins over Scotland and Afghanistan with

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Dec 15

Cricket Ireland Name Shapoorji Pallonji Men’s Senior and Emerging Academy Squads

The Cricket Ireland Shapoorji Pallonji Academy Men’s Senior and Emerging Squads have been announced with 36 players in total being part of the Acadamies for 2018.

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Dec 14

Graham Ford on His Role as Ireland’s New Head Coach

This week, Graham Ford officially took over at the helm of the Senior Men’s Team. We took some time with Graham to find out more about attracted him to the role.

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Dec 13

Andrew White Appointed National Chair of Men’s Selectors

Andrew White has been appointed the Chair of National Men’s Selectors as Irish cricket embarks on what is destined to be an historic 2018.

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Dec 11

Thanks John!

John Bracewell signed off as Ireland Men’s Head Coach with a series win over Afghanistan on Sunday.

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Dec 11

Stirling Powers Ireland to Series Win Over Afghanistan

Paul Stirling’s brilliant century inspired Ireland to a five-wicket win over Afghanistan in the series decider in Sharjah.
The 27 year-old dominated a largely nerveless run chase of 177 as the Boys In Green wrapped up the victory with 12 overs to spare.

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Dec 08

Ireland U19 World Cup Squad Announced

Cricket Ireland have named their 15-man squad for next month’s ICC Under 19 World Cup in New Zealand, keeping faith with the players that secured qualification.

Clontarf’s Andrew Vincent is the only addition to the 14 that clinched the qualification …

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Dec 08

McCarthy Stars As Ireland Level Series Against Afghanistan

Barry McCarthy’s 5 wicket haul helped Ireland defeat Afghanistan and set up a series decider on Sunday in Sharjah

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Dec 06

Afghanistan Take Series Opener

Ireland slumped to a comprehensive 138-run loss to Afghanistan in the first match of their three game ODI series in Sharjah.

The pre-match talk had centered on how the Irish would handle their recent nemesis, 18 year-old leg-spinner Rashid Khan, but i…

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Dec 01

Chase Leads Ireland to Comprehensive Win Over Scotland

Ireland’s final ICC Inter-continental Cup match ended in an emphatic 203-run victory over Scotland in Dubai.

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Nov 29

Determined O’Brien Keeps Ireland Hopes Alive

Ireland recovered well to post 251 in the 1st innings on Day 1 of the Inter-Continental Cup match against Scotland in Dubai.

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Nov 29

Agri-Technology Company Devenish Team Up with Cricket Ireland

Cricket Ireland, and agri-technology company Devenish, have teamed up to support an Ireland Women’s Overseas Player Development Scholarship Programme for 12 months initially, with an option to extend beyond. The exciting initiative will help forge the …

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Nov 28

Ireland Face Scotland in Final Intercontinental Cup Match

Ireland prepare to face Scotland in their last ICC Inter-Continental Cup match at the Dubai International Stadium

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Nov 24

Poynter Replaces O’Brien In Ireland Squad

Niall O’Brien has returned home from Ireland’s tour to the UAE for personal reasons.

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