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Spin attack will play a key part, says Ireland`s T20I captain Gary Wilson

Since the qualifier will be held in UAE, which is famous for slow pitches, Ireland has selected three full-time spinners for the tri-series tournament, which also features Netherlands and Scotland.

Sep 14, 2019, 20:14 PM IST

Thailand, Bangladesh qualify for 2020 ICC Women’s T20 World Cup

Bangladesh beat Ireland by four wickets in a low-scoring thriller at Forthill to guarantee their place at the 10-team tournament.

Sep 06, 2019, 16:42 PM IST

Aircraft used to transport US and foreign military troops catches fire before take off in Ireland

Omni Air International is a civilian airline that says it transports US and foreign military troops and military family members around the world.


Aug 15, 2019, 15:17 PM IST

Women's T20I Quadrangular Series: Ireland's record-breaking day cut short by rain

The Ireland women’s cricket team will now lock horns with Thailand at the same venue later on Tuesday. 

Aug 13, 2019, 09:56 AM IST

English fast-bowler James Anderson frustrated by a niggling calf injury

The 37-year-old, who missed a warm-up match with Ireland and struggled to be fit for the series opener against Australia at Edgbaston, pulled up injured on day one of the first Test which the hosts lost by 251 runs.

Aug 11, 2019, 19:48 PM IST

Tried to back my own skills, says Rory Burns after maiden Test ton

Burns made a scintillating comeback in the Ashes as he hammered unbeaten 125 runs to put his side in a dominating position.

Aug 03, 2019, 15:36 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland remain unbeaten to set up final showdown

Scotland and Ireland made a one-two finish in the group stage of the International Cricket Council (ICC) U19 Cricket World Cup Europe Qualifier 2019 to set up a summit showdown clash with each other on Tuesday.

Jul 30, 2019, 12:19 PM IST

ICC U-19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Ireland, Scotland secure convincing wins

Heavy overnight rain and thunderstorms in the Netherlands threatened to affect the second day of play in the ongoing qualifiers but the rain cleared up and the covers held to ensure all matches started on time.

Jul 29, 2019, 07:31 AM IST

Virat Kohli, India maintain top spot in ICC Test rankings

Kohli is leading the batting chart in the longest format of the game with 922 points.

Jul 27, 2019, 14:02 PM IST

ICC U19 World Cup Europe Qualifier: Denmark, Ireland and Scotland record wins on Day 1

Saturday’s fixtures will see Jersey face Scotland at Excelsior ’20, France take on the Netherlands in Voorburg and Denmark locking horns with Ireland at VOC.

Jul 27, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

England bowl out Ireland for 38 to seal victory

On a murky morning, Ireland made a dream start when Stuart Thompson ended England`s second innings on 303 with the first ball of the day, clean bowling Olly Stone.

Jul 26, 2019, 19:10 PM IST

Ireland in command after bowling England out for 85

Ireland's attack ruthlessly exposed the cracks in England`s batting as the hosts posted their lowest home total since scoring 77 against Australia in 1997.

Jul 25, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

England bundled out for 85 before lunch on Day 1 of lone Ireland Test

England, who were playing their first match after clinching the 2019 International Cricket Council (ICC) Men's World Cup title, failed to replicate a similar kind of performance and were bundled out for humiliating 85 before lunch on the opening day of the one-off Test match against Ireland at Lord's on Wednesday. 

Jul 24, 2019, 18:21 PM IST

Six teams bidding for final ICC U-19 World Cup spot in Division 1 Europe Qualifier

Denmark, France, Ireland, Jersey, Netherlands and Scotland will compete in the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup Europe Qualifier 2019, with the team sitting top of the table at the end of fixtures qualifying for the main event in 2020.

Jul 24, 2019, 13:58 PM IST

Former opener Marcus Trescothick to join England coaching setup for first two Tests in Ashes

Trescothick represented Somerset in county cricket and he has 52 first-class centuries to his credit. 

Jul 24, 2019, 08:59 AM IST

England fast bowler James Anderson ruled out of Ireland Test with calf injury

Anderson, 36, who made his international debut at the age of just 20, tore his right calf when playing for his county Lancashire against Durham this month, but was included in the 13-man squad for the four-day match against Ireland, which begins on Wednesday.

Jul 23, 2019, 17:07 PM IST

Injured James Anderson hopes to be fit in time for opening Ashes Test

The 36-year-old all-time leading wicket-taker is currently doubtful for the first Ashes Test after sustaining a low-grade calf during a game for Lancashire in the County Championship earlier this month.

Jul 23, 2019, 14:14 PM IST

Chance for England's James Anderson to reclaim No.1 spot in ICC Test rankings

Anderson’s fellow England fast bowler Stuart Broad (19th) will be looking to retain a top-20 place, which he has maintained since 2009.

Jul 23, 2019, 06:56 AM IST

Test match call-up leaves English bowler Lewis Gregory speechless

England announced their 13-man squad on Wednesday and apart from Gregory, Jason Roy will also make his Test debut.

Jul 18, 2019, 17:51 PM IST

Sheffield United sign Ireland striker Callum Robinson from Preston North End

United did not disclose the transfer fee but British media said the club paid around 8 million pounds ($10.04 million) for the 24-year-old, eclipsing the 5 million pounds they paid for midfielder Luke Freeman earlier this month.

Jul 12, 2019, 23:14 PM IST