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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

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

Ireland's Ed Joyce retires from cricket

  Dual international Ed Joyce on Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket less than a fortnight after realising his dream of playing a Test for Ireland.

May 24, 2018, 19:57 PM IST

England 'old boys' in Ireland squad for Pakistan

Former England internationals Boyd Rankin and Ed Joyce were included in a 14-man Ireland squad named by coach Graham Ford on Friday for next week's inaugural Test against Pakistan.

May 04, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

England vs Ireland: William Porterfield's men up against Eoin Morgan & Co in two-match ODI series

The sensational ODI win against England  in 2011 World Cup in India remains to be Ireland`s only win over The Three Lions in six completed one-day internationals.

May 04, 2017, 10:13 AM IST

2016 ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, Match 8: Bangladesh vs Ireland – As it happened...

After 8 overs' play, the match got abandoned thus ending Ireland's campaign.

Mar 11, 2016, 17:58 PM IST

ICC World Twenty20: Ireland vs Oman - Live Score

Match 4 of the ICC World T20 qualifier is being played between  Ireland and Oman at Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association Stadium, Dharamsala.

Mar 09, 2016, 18:12 PM IST

Mahendra Singh Dhoni becomes first captain to win 30 Twenty20 International matches

The 34-year-old has led India 56 times in the shortest format of the games, with a success rate of 55.45%.

Feb 13, 2016, 19:33 PM IST

India vs South Africa, 1st T20: Another record beckons for imperious Mahendra Singh Dhoni

Imperious Mahendra Singh Dhoni will become the first captain to play 50 times in the Twenty20 Internationals when India take on South Africa in the Mahatma Gandhi-Nelson Mandela series opener against South Africa at Dharamsala on Friday.

Oct 02, 2015, 17:52 PM IST

New look Australia face Ireland in one-off ODI game

Australia play their first one-day international as world champions in Belfast on Thursday with a new captain and three uncapped players in the 14-man squad which meets Ireland in a one-off game at Stormont.

Aug 26, 2015, 11:22 AM IST

Rain washes out Ireland-England ODI clash

Rain meant only 18 overs were possible as the lone one-day international between Ireland and England at Malahide ended in a washed-out no result on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 20:48 PM IST

Ireland slump to 56 for four against England before rain intervenes

Ireland had collapsed to 56 for four off 18 overs when rain stopped play at 12:00pm local time (1100 GMT) in their lone one-day international against England at Malahide on Friday.

May 08, 2015, 18:38 PM IST

Outsiders determined to stay in ICC World Cup club

Afghanistan coach Andy Moles has no doubts over the thorny issue of the 2019 World Cup and the controversial plan to cut the number of teams from 14 to just 10.

Mar 16, 2015, 09:27 AM IST

William Porterfield condemns ICC's plan to axe non-Tests teams from Cricket World Cup

Ireland captain William Porterfield on Sunday questioned the International Cricket Council`s vision for the sport after the non-Test nation faced the axe from the World Cup.

Mar 15, 2015, 22:13 PM IST

Misbah-ul-Haq senses World Cup within Pakistan`s reach

Pakistan captain Misbah-ul-Haq insisted Sunday there was no reason why his team could not be crowned World Cup champions after they saw off Ireland by seven wickets to qualify for the quarter-finals.

Mar 15, 2015, 19:21 PM IST

Cricket World cup 2015: Super Sunday to decide World Cup quarter-final line-up

The World Cup`s marathon group stage finally comes to an end on Sunday with the last two quarter-final places still up for grabs.

Mar 15, 2015, 10:06 AM IST

ICC World Cup 2015: Pakistan vs Ireland - As it happened...

Sarfraz Ahmed led Pakistan's charge with a ton as the Asian giants beat Ireland by seven wickets. Wahab Riaz earlier bowled well and claimed three wickets.

Mar 14, 2015, 23:22 PM IST

World Cup 2015: Associates have justified World Cup spot, says Irish skipper

Even if Ireland fail to make the quarter-finals of the cricket World Cup they and the other associate members have shown enough promise to warrant inclusion in future tournaments, skipper William Porterfield said on Saturday.

Mar 14, 2015, 13:33 PM IST

Cricket World cup 2015: Pakistan `just another game`, says Ireland`s William Porterfield

Ireland captain William Porterfield is confident his side has prepared well for Sunday`s must-win World Cup match against Pakistan at the Adelaide Oval, but insisted it was just another game.

Mar 14, 2015, 13:13 PM IST

ICC Cricket World Cup 2015: Bob Woolmer evoked as Pakistan face Ireland

Pakistan and Ireland will relive nightmarish memories of the World Cup`s most tragic moment eight years ago when they clash at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday.

Mar 12, 2015, 11:21 AM IST