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Ireland's triangular series to go live online
Scottish Cricket have gotten behind the online concept, due to the lack of interest from terrestrial television stations.
What the hell is the State of Origin?
Australia is glued to their TVs this morning for one of the biggest events in their sporting calender.
Ireland's games with Namibia to go ahead as planned
Visitors should land in Belfast on Saturday despite visa concerns.
Cricket chief Deutrom expresses 'relief' at World Cup decision reversal
Warren Deutrom of Cricket Ireland has told The Score that the serious business of qualifying for the 2015 Cricket World Cup starts now.
Ireland seek World Cup reprieve as ICC chief conducts review
The International Cricket Council will review its decision to limit participation at the 2015 World Cup, boosting Ireland’s hopes of taking part.
Why is an Irish man poised to lead the English cricket team?
Dubliner Eoin Morgan could be set to pull on his whites and lead the England side for an upcoming international. What’s that all about?
Cricket outta Compton: meet "the Homies and the Popz," LA's unlikely sporting stars
Ted Hayes, founder of the Compton Cricket Club, had an unorthodox approach to steering the city’s youth away from gang life.
“A Úachtaráin, agus a chairde” – Queen offers “sincere sympathy” to victims of Anglo-Irish conflict
Queen Elizabeth tells the State Dinner at Dublin Castle that Ireland and the UK are becoming “as good neighbours should be”.
Fresh hope for Irish as cricket officials recommend World Cup qualifiers
Officials hand non-associates’ hopes a boost with plans to recommend new qualifiers but Cricket Ireland chief isn’t getting carried away.
Still "a long way to go" in Ireland's Cricket World Cup struggle, says Deutrom
Cricket Ireland Chief Executive welcomes ICC decision to reopen discussions on the format of the 2015 tournament.
ICC will reconsider decision to exclude Ireland from 2015 World Cup
Lobbying by Ireland and other associate nations forces cricket’s governing body to think again.
View from Down Under: MCG rocks as rivals clash
Neil Sherwin makes his mark as he runs us through the AFL news and everything else in Australian sport.
The sports week in pictures...
Here’s how another sporting week looks – through a lens.
The Daily Fix: Monday
Our daily guide to the news of the day, and with a few other bits and pieces you might have missed.
The Magnificent Seven: Codebreakers
NFL star Chad Ochocinco laced up a pair of football boots earlier this week as he lined out for the Sporting Kansas City reserves. We take a look at seven others who famously tried their hand at more than one sport.
Cricket hero O'Brien's bats stolen at World Cup
Ireland’s wicket-keeper Niall O’Brien – whose innings against India gave the hosts a major shock – reports six bats missing.
Ireland's an amazing place for a holiday, but as a place to live, you really need to be Irish
When Englishwoman Sarah Franklin came to live in Ireland, her friend told her: ‘The Irish feel a far greater sense of kinship to the English than the English ever do in reverse.’ She discovered it to be true.
Cricket World Cup: Ireland vs India, as it happened
The unfancied Irish gave the host nation a scare in their clash – falling agonisingly short at the end. Relive it in full.
India will treat Ireland cricket clash 'with all seriousness'
If there was any chance that England had underestimated Ireland, India certainly won’t, captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni says.
Cheat sheet: a beginner’s guide to the world of cricket
In the aftermath of the England victory, and ahead of the India game tomorrow, a revision course for how cricket works.
Bangladesh fans stone West Indies bus after heavy defeat
Supporters mistook the bus for that of their own team, according to police.
The xenophobic ‘Ould Enemy’ cack spluttered over a cricket game shows how immature a country we can be
The Ireland team who excelled at cricket should be applauded. But the Brit-bashing celebration of their feat is hypocritical for a country that is, in many ways, becoming ‘more British than Britain itself’.
The xenophobic 'Ould Enemy' cack spluttered over a cricket game shows how immature a country we can be
The Ireland team who excelled at cricket should be applauded. But the Brit-bashing celebration of their feat is hypocritical for a country that is, in many ways, becoming ‘more British than Britain itself’.
Shamed: British press turn on Engand's cricket flops
It’s the morning after the night before and the England’s big names are feeling the effects of that loss to Ireland.
The Daily Fix: Wednesday
Catch up on this evening’s news, including: the much-anticipated iPad 2 is unveiled; Sky News going on sale; and one of the North’s most sensational trials comes to an end.
Ireland's cricket stars stun England: the Twitter reaction
It’s the win that launched a thousand tweets. We have a selection from both sides of the Irish Sea.
Cricket World Cup Live: Ireland vs. England
We covered every ball of Ireland’s stunning World Cup victory over England. Catch up with the bits that you missed here.
Ireland v England: a sporting rivalry
As our cricket side prepare to face the English in Bangalore in the morning, we take a look back at a handful of sporting clashes between the two countries.
Support from team-mates as English cricket star comes out
Steven Davies says he told manager and colleagues after his selection for the Ashes tour in Australia recently.
Demand for Cricket World Cup tickets crashes website and angers fans
Unprecedented demand crashed the ticket supplier’s website with cricket lovers taking to Facebook to vent their anger.
Howzat? A bluffer's guide to the Cricket World Cup
Worried that your limited knowledge of limited overs cricket will be shown up over the next six weeks? Not to worry, we’ve got all the info you’ll need to enjoy this year’s Cricket World Cup.
Sticky wicket: Ireland's talisman Trent Johnston puts retirement on the long finger
Ireland’s oldest player at the Cricket World Cup will play on after the tournament.
Cracking up: Finger injury rules Morgan out of Cricket World Cup
Irishman out of the English World Cup squad as his former team-mates fall to three-wicket defeat against Kenya.
Historic result as English retain Ashes
Tourists ensure they’ll take home the urn after Melbourne result
Winning ugly: the most unusual trophies in sport
G-Mac will fill his mantlepiece with a few trophies this year. Yesterday’s prize is amongst the more unusual however.
The Magnificent Seven: Victories Over Rivals
There’s nothing sweeter than a victory over the cream of the crop. Our columnist Niall Kelly picks out his favourites.