Ireland

Medical help arrives from Ireland containing 700 oxygen concentrators and 365 ventilators

As so many countries around the world are helping India to fight the COVID-19 crisis, Ireland also extended its helping hand by supplying 700 units of oxygen concentrators and 365 ventilators.

Apr 30, 2021, 12:20 PM IST

US support key to post-Brexit stability, Ireland's Micheál Martin says before Biden summit

Earlier this month, Northern Irish loyalist paramilitary groups said they were temporarily withdrawing support for the 1998 peace agreement due to concerns over the Brexit deal. The groups expressed concern about disruption to trade between Great Britain and Northern Ireland due to the Brexit deal.

Mar 14, 2021, 23:55 PM IST

This day that year: England's greatest humiliation featuring Kevin O' Brien special

Kevin O'Brien on that particular evening also went on to set a new record of hitting the quickest century in the history of the tournament, a landmark that remains unshakable with two World Cups already being played since then.  

Mar 02, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

Britain's threat of breaking Brexit treaty a 'negotiating tactic', says Ireland

"The problem linked to those pieces of legislation may find a way of disappearing if we can get the negotiation agreed on the substance," said Irish minister.

Dec 07, 2020, 00:46 AM IST

Ireland ride on Stirling, Balbirnie's tons to successfully chase 329 to beat England in third ODI

Ireland chased down 329 runs with one ball to spare to defeat England by seven wickets in third one-day international at the Ageas Bowl on Tuesday (August 4).

Aug 05, 2020, 07:35 AM IST

New-look England to clash with young Ireland team as ODIs return after coronavirus COVID-19 break

England and Ireland are scheduled to play a three-match one-day international series with the first match set to begin on Thursday (July 30) in Southampton. This is the first ODI match after nearly a four-month break due to coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.

Jul 30, 2020, 13:34 PM IST

England makes Moeen Ali vice-captain for ODI series against Ireland

The series will commence on July 30 behind closed doors in a bio-secure bubble at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton.

Jul 21, 2020, 23:56 PM IST

Ireland to consider strengthening measures at airports following criticism on COVID-19 quarantine restrictions

With some 4,000 daily passengers arriving in Dublin airport last week after 1,200 the previous week, the government also plans to ramp up its call-back and symptom-checking services.

Jul 13, 2020, 17:46 PM IST

On this day in 1999, Indian batswoman Mithali Raj made her international debut

Mithali is also the only player to have led India in more than one ICC ODI World Cup final--leading the side in 2005 and 2017.

Jun 26, 2020, 14:12 PM IST

Kim Garth bids adieu to Ireland cricket to pursue career in Australia

Garth has notched up a total of 1,210 runs besides also bagging 65 wickets for the Ireland women's team. 

Jun 25, 2020, 12:53 PM IST

On this day in 2018, Ireland's Ed Joyce announced his retirement from cricket

Joyce also featured in 256 first-class matches and 311 List A games, amassing 18,465 and 10,267 runs, respectively.

May 24, 2020, 14:50 PM IST

This day in 2019, West Indians John Campbell, Shai Hope made record highest ODI opening partnership

Their partnership had taken the Windies` total to 381/3 in the fifty overs.

May 05, 2020, 22:07 PM IST

Ireland's home series against New Zealand, Pakistan at 'high risk' due to coronavirus

Earlier, the three-match ODI series and subsequent four Twenty20Is between Ireland and Bangladesh were postponed due to COVID-19, thus pushing the Irish season back to the end of May.

Apr 16, 2020, 17:25 PM IST

New Zealand Cricket switches to 4-day working week, upcoming tours in doubt amid coronavirus

New Zealand were slated to play three T20Is and as many ODIs against Ireland in June-July, one-off ODI and lone T20I against Scotland in June and three ODIs and three T20Is in the West Indies in July.

 

Apr 03, 2020, 15:42 PM IST

Nigel Jones appointed national selector of Ireland

Jones has featured in a total of 14 ODIs and five T20Is from Ireland between 2010 and 2012.

Mar 14, 2020, 17:12 PM IST

Sinn Fein eyes government, Irish unity poll after election surge

The left-wing Irish nationalist party stunned the establishment by beating the two centre-right parties that have led every government in the country`s history, almost doubling its vote share from the last election to 24%.

Feb 10, 2020, 20:55 PM IST

Ireland's James Shannon announces retirement from all forms of cricket

Shannon, who made his international debut for Ireland in an ODI match against Pakistan in Dublin in 2013, has appeared in eight T20Is for the national side during his career and notched up a total of 111 runs in it. 

Jan 07, 2020, 15:48 PM IST

Ireland PM Leo Varadkar visits his ancestral village in Maharashtra

Indian-origin Prime Minister of Ireland, Leo Varadkar, on Sunday (December 29) visited his ancestral village in Maharashtra's Sindhudurg district. Varadkar also worshipped his family diety (kuldevta) during his visit to the ancestral village. 

Dec 30, 2019, 15:54 PM IST

Ireland's Tim Murtagh announces retirement from international cricket

The 38-year old seamer made his international debut for Ireland in 2012.

Nov 29, 2019, 17:48 PM IST

Andrew Balbirnie named Ireland captain as William Porterfield steps down

Balbirnie's first assignment in the role will be Ireland's limited-overs fixtures against West Indies in Caribbean, beginning January 7. 

Nov 08, 2019, 18:21 PM IST