BELFAST – Half-centuries from each of South Africa’s openers and a disciplined combined bowling display consigned Ireland to their third defeat of the DafaNews Cup T20 series, despite an improved batting performance from the hosts.
DUBLIN – Ahead of next week’s four-match T20 International series against Netherlands, Ireland’s opening bat Rebecca Stokell has been talking about the upcoming fixtures, the back injury that ended her bowling career and her scholarship with Trinity College Dublin.
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DUBLIN – Monday 26 July 2021 sees the Ireland Women’s cricket team start an all-important four-match T20 International series against Netherlands at Malahide. This will be the last international action before the squad heads to Spain next month to compete in the ICC T20 World Cup European Qualifier.
BELFAST – South Africa clinched the DafaNews Cup T20 Series with a 42-run win at Stormont, taking an unassailable 2-0 lead.
DUBLIN - Cricket Ireland today has confirmed that the Zimbabwe Men's tour to Ireland will be rescheduled from its original dates.
DUBLIN – Ahead of next week’s four-match T20 International series against Netherlands, Ireland’s Lara Maritz has been talking about the upcoming fixtures, her time in Australia - and her ambitions for her game and for her development work in the sport.
BELFAST – Ahead of the final training session at Stormont before tomorrow’s second T20 International against South Africa, paceman Barry McCarthy sat down to talk about the takeaways from first match, enjoying the return of spectators to games and hopes his batting performance on Monday can be the platform for improved and more consistent performances over coming years.
BELFAST – Following Ireland’s loss in the first T20 International against South Africa on Monday, the action now moves from Malahide to Stormont – a place all-rounder Mark Adair has very fond memories.
DUBLIN – Ireland succumbed to a 33-run defeat in the first game of the DafaNews T20 series against South Africa, with left-arm wrist-spinner Tabraiz Shamsi, the world’s No.1 ranked T20I bowler, spinning a web around the hosts in the chase.
DUBLIN – Fresh of his record-breaking century in the third One Day International last Friday, Ireland’s Simi Singh believes the Irish squad can take much confidence from their 50-over performances into the T20 Internationals starting tomorrow at Malahide.
DUBLIN – Simi Singh struck an impressive maiden ODI ton, but Janneman Malan’s 177 not out led South Africa to a 70-run win over Ireland in the third and final ODI of the DafaNews Cup in Malahide.
DUBLIN – Ireland Men’s in-form paceman Craig Young revealed a simple change in his warm-up prior to games has made a positive change to his performances over the last year, as Captain Andrew Balbirnie looks ahead to the possibility of a historic series win.
DUBLIN - Andrew Balbirnie delivered a captain’s knock as Ireland Men pulled off their first-ever victory over South Africa in the second game of the DafaNews Cup ODI series at Malahide.
DUBLIN – Cricket Ireland has today announced a 14-player Ireland Women’s squad for the upcoming international series against Netherlands at Malahide – the series will involve four T20 Internationals played between 26-30 July 2021.