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# Cricket

This month
April 2024
Ben Stokes makes himself unavailable for England’s T20 World Cup title defence
Last month
March 2024
Afghanistan dominate Ireland to win T20I series
Delany's late charge comes up just short as Afghanistan level T20I series
Ireland set Afghanistan modest target in first T20I
Afghanistan thrash Ireland by 117 runs to seal ODI series
Ireland fall short despite Tector's stunning century in first ODI with Afghanistan
'We've created history' - Ireland beat Afghanistan to claim first Test victory
This year
Ireland eyeing maiden Test victory against battling Afghanistan
Ireland edge day one of absorbing Test against Afghanistan
Ireland's cricketers targeting first-ever Test win as Afghanistan series confirmed
Ireland to begin their T20 World Cup against India in New York
Last year
Unbeaten Balbirnie stars as Ireland win Zimbabwe ODI series
Zimbabwe-Ireland ODI abandoned due to rain
Ireland denied by Zimbabwe on the very last ball of T20I thriller
Transgender athletes banned from playing international women’s cricket by ICC
Ireland's ODI with England abandoned due to rain
Weather beats both Ireland and India as final T20 international is rained off
Disappointment for Ireland as India seal T20 win
Heavy rain leaves Ireland frustrated in narrow T20 loss to India
Delany caps record day with Player of the Match performance against Dutch
Arlene Kelly leads the way as Ireland Women defeat the Netherlands
Australia make strong start in pursuit of Ashes glory
England surge into pole position to win final Test and level Ashes series
Australia record series win against Ireland women
Smith leads Australia revival in fifth Ashes Test
Australia take charge of fifth and final Ashes test
Ireland secure qualification for T20 World Cup
Australia retain Ashes following day-five washout
Ireland ease to comfortable T20 World Cup qualifier win over Austria
Joe Root takes only wicket of afternoon session as Australia frustrate England
Bairstow's stunning 99 no takes England to 592 in fourth Ashes Test
Balbirnie and Stirling to the fore as Ireland beat Denmark in T20 World Cup Europe qualifier
Crawley's stunning century puts England ahead in fourth Ashes Test
Campher rescues Ireland in nervy opening win at T20 World Cup Qualifier
Stuart Broad reaches 600 Test wickets as England bowlers make day one progress
Harry Brook keeps England’s Ashes hopes alive in nailbiting win over Australia
England chasing 251 to keep Ashes hopes alive after rain-delayed third day
Stokes and Moeen revive England's Ashes bid
Mark Wood bamboozles Australia with express pace to give England Ashes hope
England left to rue costly batting errors as Australia seize control at Lord’s