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Free webinar – Make Children Safer (Online and in Sport)

Cricket Ireland would like to highlight an upcoming Sport Ireland-sponsored webinar that is aimed at parents, carers, volunteers, clubs, coaches and child welfare officers.

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England turn to Olly Stone to bolster pace ranks for Sri Lanka ODI tour

• Uncapped Warwickshire fast bowler comes in for Liam Plunkett• Sam and Tom Curran included as Mark Wood returnsThe pace of Olly Stone is set to be unleashed on Sri Lanka’s batsmen after England handed Warwickshire’s fast but fragile right-armer a call…

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U23 Super Provincial match Summary & Points Table

Team M WO LO FW FL MT NR Points Colombo 1 1 – – – – – 18.895 Kandy 1 1 – – – – – 17.435 Galle 1 – 1 – – – – 4.815 Dambulla 1 – 1 – – – – 3.090   Colombo U23 – 379 (98.5) Akeel Ilham 83, Risith Upamal 68, Himasha Liyanage 61, Malinda Amarasinghe 51, Ayana Siriwardane 24, Vishwa Chathuranga 22, Randeera Ranasinghe 4/42, Aravinda Akurugoda 2/74 Dambulla U23 – 158 (41.5) Geeth Perera 31, Damitha Silva 23, Praveen Dilnaka 23, Asitha Gayan 22, Kaumal Nanayakkara 4/37, Savindu Peiris 3/36, Shehan Sandaruwan 2/30 & Follow on 160 (78.4) Keshan Wanniarachchi 45, Geeth Perera 33, Kaumal Nanayakkara 6/51. Lakshan Fernando 3/37 COLOMBO WON… Read More →

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County Championship: Pick your own team of the season

Who do you think should be in a county team of the season? Pick your own XI and share it with friends.

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Durham all out for 61 then 66 in same day against Leicestershire – as it happened

Paul Collingwood, in his penultimate game before retirement, was dismissed for a golden duck and five in Durham’s humbling defeat 9.17pm BST Durham, beaten by an innings and 194 runs inside two days by Leicestershire, narrowly avoided posting their low…

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Sri Lanka women’s suffer narrow loss in the 1st T20 game

Sri Lanka women’s team lost the 1st T20 played against the visiting Indian Women’s team by 13 runs with 3 balls to spare, as they were all out for 155 runs in 19.3 overs. Chasing a target of 169 to win the game, Lankans started well with Yasodha Mendis and Captain Chamari Atapattu going for a flying start. Mendis in particular was in flying form, as she raced to 32 runs from 12 balls, which included five boundaries and a six. Mendis fell in the third over, when the score was on 39. Atapattu continued, but a quick wicket on the other side saw the Lankan scoreboard reading as 41 for 2. A brief partnership between captain and Rebeca Vandort helped… Read More →

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Dan Worrall: Gloucestershire re-sign Australia seamer for 2019 season

Gloucestershire re-sign Australia pace bowler Dan Worrall as their overseas player for the 2019 county season.

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Irish Government backs Ireland Women’s Cricket team all the way to Guyana

The Irish Government, through Sport Ireland, has given a major boost to the Ireland Women’s cricket team ahead of its trip to the ICC World T20 tournament in the Caribbean in November.

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Sri Lanka squad for the Under 19 Asia Cup

Media Release
18th September, 2018
The following Under 19 squad was approved by the Minister of Sports Honorable Faiszer Musthapa to take part in the Under 19 Asia Cup 2018 to be held in Bangladesh from 27th September to 08th October, 2018.

Nipun Dana…

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Sri Lanka Women’s T20 Squad to face India

Media Release
18th September, 2018

The 15 member women’s squad who will play the five T20I matches with the visiting Indian Women’s Team. The Minister of Sports Honorable Faiszer Musthapa gave his approval for the squad.

Chamari Atapattu – Capt…

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Surrey’s Rory Burns maintains push for England spot with runs at Somerset

• Day one: Surrey 368-4 v Somerset• Surrey’s top four all pass 50 on a tough day for bowlersThis will not be such a stressful match for the pitch liaison officer. Two weeks ago in Somerset’s match against Lancashire 22 wickets fell on the first day; ag…

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County Championship: Wickets tumble between Yorkshire and Hampshire

Fifteen wickets fall on day one of the Division One match between Yorkshire and Hampshire at Headingley.

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County Championship: Northants on top over Gloucestershire as Brett Hutton shines

A four-wicket haul from Brett Hutton puts Northants in control against Gloucestershire on a rain-shortened first day.

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County Championship: Leicestershire battle past 300 against Durham

Leicestershire battle to a competitive total on a mixed opening day of their Division Two game against Durham.

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County Championship: Essex’s Jamie Porter stars against Worcestershire

Essex reach 252-5 on day one at Chelmsford after paceman Jamie Porter’s 7-41 skittles Worcestershire for 94.

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County Championship: Matt Henry puts Kent in control against Glamorgan

Kent took another step towards promotion as they bowled Glamorgan out for 186 at Canterbury, before reaching 93-2 in reply.

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