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#Cricket

# cricket - Wednesday 5 May, 2021

Former Australian Test cricketer victim of targeted kidnapping
# Concern
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# Concern

Former Australian Test cricketer victim of targeted kidnapping

May 5th 2021, 5:16 PM 4,531 Views 1 Comment

Police said that on 14 April Stuart MacGill was confronted by three men at an intersection and bundled into a vehicle.

Cricket authorities scramble to bring players home from Covid-hit India after IPL abandonment
# Exodus
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# Exodus

Cricket authorities scramble to bring players home from Covid-hit India after IPL abandonment

May 5th 2021, 1:08 PM 1,864 Views 0 Comments

The IPL was finally suspended on Tuesday after several cases popped up in the six-city tournament’s bio-secure bubble.

# cricket - Monday 26 April, 2021

Cricket stars leave IPL as India virus toll grows
# Show Goes On
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# Show Goes On

Cricket stars leave IPL as India virus toll grows

Updated Apr 26th 2021, 3:00 PM 19,583 Views 1 Comment

One leading Indian newspaper group has suspended its coverage of the league, calling its continuation ‘commercialism gone crass’.

# cricket - Monday 12 April, 2021

Cricket Ireland temporarily suspend elite men's training after positive test for Covid-19
# Precaution
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# Precaution

Cricket Ireland temporarily suspend elite men's training after positive test for Covid-19

Apr 12th 2021, 6:04 PM 1,936 Views 0 Comments

The player has used only one training hub but has close contacts who have trained at other locations.

# cricket - Monday 29 March, 2021

England cricket star has surgery to remove glass from finger after smashing fish tank
# Ouch
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# Ouch

England cricket star has surgery to remove glass from finger after smashing fish tank

Mar 29th 2021, 10:59 PM 4,420 Views 3 Comments

Jofra Archer was trying to clean the tank when the accident happened.

# cricket - Wednesday 17 March, 2021

Andrew Balbirnie released by Ireland to join Glamorgan on short-term deal
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Andrew Balbirnie released by Ireland to join Glamorgan on short-term deal

Mar 17th 2021, 9:47 AM 2,860 Views 0 Comments

Ireland captain will replace Marnus Labuschagne for the first six weeks of the county season.

# cricket - Friday 5 March, 2021

'People are telling you to go die in a hole' - Ex-England international on personal online abuse
# Response
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# Response

'People are telling you to go die in a hole' - Ex-England international on personal online abuse

Mar 5th 2021, 3:41 PM 4,610 Views 1 Comment

Alex Hartley was targeted in the wake of her tweet during England’s two-day Test defeat to India last week.

# cricket - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

England rugby team respond to Ian Botham's 'unhappy' comments
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

England rugby team respond to Ian Botham's 'unhappy' comments

Feb 24th 2021, 11:20 PM 10,840 Views 4 Comments

The cricket legend has said he will be backing Wales when the two countries meet.

# cricket - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Sublime Rashid helps Afghanistan secure 3-0 whitewash over Ireland
# Clean Sweep
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# Clean Sweep

Sublime Rashid helps Afghanistan secure 3-0 whitewash over Ireland

Jan 26th 2021, 3:25 PM 2,007 Views 3 Comments

Ireland suffered a 36-run loss in the third one-day international in Abu Dhabi today.

# cricket - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Gurbaz century leads Afghanistan to victory over Ireland
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Gurbaz century leads Afghanistan to victory over Ireland

Jan 21st 2021, 3:13 PM 1,945 Views 4 Comments

The 19-year-old took Afghanistan to an imposing 287 for nine from their 50 overs.

# cricket - Monday 18 January, 2021

Ireland crush UAE to square series, with Singh on song
# ODI
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# ODI

Ireland crush UAE to square series, with Singh on song

Jan 18th 2021, 1:29 PM 3,035 Views 1 Comment

A remarkable all-round display from the Leinster all-rounder helped Ireland beat the UAE by 112 runs in Abu Dhabi.

# cricket - Friday 8 January, 2021

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Stirling stars with unbeaten century but Ireland suffer first-ever ODI defeat to UAE

Jan 8th 2021, 4:06 PM 2,193 Views 0 Comments

Ireland lost out by six wickets in Abu Dhabi today.

# cricket - Monday 28 September, 2020

Cricket great Andrew Flintoff mulls over seeking help for ongoing bulimia battle
# Problems
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# Problems

Cricket great Andrew Flintoff mulls over seeking help for ongoing bulimia battle

Sep 28th 2020, 7:27 PM 14,280 Views 5 Comments

The 42-year-old former all-rounder first revealed he was suffering from the eating disorder in 2014.

# cricket - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Ireland legend Kevin O'Brien smashes 8 sixes - and his own car window - in Lightning win
# Couldn't Write It
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# Couldn't Write It

Ireland legend Kevin O'Brien smashes 8 sixes - and his own car window - in Lightning win

Updated Aug 27th 2020, 8:07 PM 60,392 Views 22 Comments

O’Brien faces a chilly drive home after his starring role in Leinster Lightning’s victory over the North West Warriors.

# cricket - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Ireland captain brands famous victory over England as 'one we’ll remember forever'
# ODI
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# ODI

Ireland captain brands famous victory over England as 'one we’ll remember forever'

Aug 5th 2020, 12:03 PM 4,012 Views 8 Comments

Andrew Balbirnie and some of his team-mates are set for two weeks of quarantine after yesterday’s heroics at Ageas Bowl.

# cricket - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Ireland complete famous win over world champions England in third ODI
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Ireland complete famous win over world champions England in third ODI

Updated Aug 4th 2020, 9:55 PM 53,795 Views 54 Comments

Kevin O’Brien hit the final ball in a superb seven-wicket victory for Ireland.

'We want to beat England any time we play them' - Ireland eager to restore pride
# Third Time's A Charm
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# Third Time's A Charm

'We want to beat England any time we play them' - Ireland eager to restore pride

Aug 4th 2020, 12:05 AM 7,647 Views 0 Comments

England hold an unassailable 2-0 advantage ahead of today’s final one-day international.

# cricket - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Campher impresses on debut but Ireland suffer emphatic defeat against England
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Campher impresses on debut but Ireland suffer emphatic defeat against England

Jul 30th 2020, 8:15 PM 6,122 Views 2 Comments

England ran out winners by six wickets in the sides’ first one-day international.

# cricket - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie: England are dangerous animal even without World Cup stars
# Looking Ahead
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# Looking Ahead

Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie: England are dangerous animal even without World Cup stars

Jul 29th 2020, 11:59 PM 2,951 Views 0 Comments

The Irish side meet Eoin Morgan’s men in the first of three one-day internationals on Thursday at Southampton.

# cricket - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Ex-Ireland coach Simmons gets West Indies backing after facing sack calls for attending funeral
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

Ex-Ireland coach Simmons gets West Indies backing after facing sack calls for attending funeral

Jul 2nd 2020, 8:56 AM 3,398 Views 1 Comment

Simmons, who was Ireland boss for eight years from 2007, has twice tested negative for the coronavirus.

# cricket - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Ireland and Bangladesh postpone limited-over matches
# One-day Soon
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# One-day Soon

Ireland and Bangladesh postpone limited-over matches

Mar 21st 2020, 12:38 PM 1,962 Views 0 Comments

Four of the fixtures were due to be played in England.

# cricket - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Ireland end 7-year wait to beat Afghanistan
# Winning
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# Winning

Ireland end 7-year wait to beat Afghanistan

Mar 10th 2020, 1:46 PM 3,814 Views 2 Comments

Kevin O’Brien hit a last-ball six as his side clinched a consolation super-over victory.

# cricket - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

TV figures or TV money - the Six Nations has a massive decision to make
# Paywall
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# Paywall

TV figures or TV money - the Six Nations has a massive decision to make

Mar 3rd 2020, 7:05 PM 10,978 Views 12 Comments

There are many strands to the huge decision facing the championship and its six unions.

# cricket - Monday 17 February, 2020

Ireland head coach Ford to head home from tour of South Africa due to injury
# Painful
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# Painful

Ireland head coach Ford to head home from tour of South Africa due to injury

Feb 17th 2020, 10:23 AM 7,002 Views 0 Comments

An x-ray in South Africa confirmed that Ford had fractured vertebrae and three ribs in a slip at his home on the eve of his flight.

# cricket - Friday 24 January, 2020

Stokes sorry for explicit outburst at fan following repeated abuse and Ed Sheeran reference
# NSFW
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# NSFW

Stokes sorry for explicit outburst at fan following repeated abuse and Ed Sheeran reference

Jan 24th 2020, 8:51 PM 7,828 Views 9 Comments

The 2019 BBC Sports Personality of the Year unleashed a sweary tirade at an antagonising fan.

# cricket - Monday 20 January, 2020

Ireland 'outclassed' as West Indies cruise to win to level T20 Series
# Rout
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# Rout

Ireland 'outclassed' as West Indies cruise to win to level T20 Series

Jan 20th 2020, 8:41 AM 2,498 Views 2 Comments

Graham Ford’s side ‘will take positive’ despite being denied a famous series victory.

# cricket - Sunday 19 January, 2020

Ireland face Sunday decider as second West Indies T20 washed out
# Ireland Cricket
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# Ireland Cricket

Ireland face Sunday decider as second West Indies T20 washed out

Jan 19th 2020, 9:37 AM 2,488 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Pollard held Ireland to just 147-9 before rain stopped play.

# cricket - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Stirling powers Ireland to historic victory against world champions West Indies
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Stirling powers Ireland to historic victory against world champions West Indies

Jan 15th 2020, 8:59 PM 24,339 Views 17 Comments

Ireland stunned the Windies by four runs in the T20 opener.

# cricket - Sunday 12 January, 2020

Ireland suffer five-wicket defeat as West Indies complete clean sweep
# The Evin Lewis Method
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# The Evin Lewis Method

Ireland suffer five-wicket defeat as West Indies complete clean sweep

Jan 12th 2020, 9:52 PM 2,984 Views 2 Comments

The two sides now play a three-game T20 series starting at the same Grenada venue on Wednesday.

# cricket - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

West Indies ease to victory over Ireland
# Too Good
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# Too Good

West Indies ease to victory over Ireland

Jan 7th 2020, 11:50 PM 3,425 Views 0 Comments

Opening batsman Evin Lewis fell agonisingly short of a century.

# cricket - Monday 16 December, 2019

Cricket Ireland drop Bangladesh Test match to play T20 due to 'financial constraints'
# Changes
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# Changes

Cricket Ireland drop Bangladesh Test match to play T20 due to 'financial constraints'

Dec 16th 2019, 10:46 PM 3,697 Views 2 Comments

The T20 series against Afghanistan has also been cancelled.

# cricket - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award
# Number One
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# Number One

Ben Stokes wins the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award

Dec 15th 2019, 10:13 PM 10,263 Views 8 Comments

Stokes finished ahead of Lewis Hamilton and Dina Asher-Smith in the public vote.

# cricket - Monday 25 November, 2019

New Zealand Cricket to apologise to Archer after England bowler suffers racist abuse
# Zero Tolerance
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# Zero Tolerance

New Zealand Cricket to apologise to Archer after England bowler suffers racist abuse

Nov 25th 2019, 10:26 AM 4,618 Views 4 Comments

An investigation has been opened by New Zealand Cricket after Jofra Archer was racially abused by a spectator at Bay Oval.

# cricket - Friday 1 November, 2019

Ireland fall to Netherlands at semi-final stage of T20 World Cup qualifier
# 20 Over And Out
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# 20 Over And Out

Ireland fall to Netherlands at semi-final stage of T20 World Cup qualifier

Nov 1st 2019, 2:46 PM 3,909 Views 13 Comments

Graham Ford’s side sealed qualification for next year’s World Cup at the weekend, but fell at this tournament’s penultimate hurdle.

# cricket - Sunday 27 October, 2019

Ireland on the brink of T20 World Cup qualification
# (almost) Over And Done With
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# (almost) Over And Done With

Ireland on the brink of T20 World Cup qualification

Oct 27th 2019, 2:33 PM 5,234 Views 2 Comments

Graham Ford’s side put themselves in position with yesterday’s win over Nigeria.

# cricket - Wednesday 23 October, 2019

Ireland's bid for T20 World Cup qualification suffers shock setback at the hands of Canada
# Up Against It
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# Up Against It

Ireland's bid for T20 World Cup qualification suffers shock setback at the hands of Canada

Oct 23rd 2019, 3:38 PM 4,051 Views 2 Comments

They will need to win their remaining two group games and hope for favourable results elsewhere in order to achieve automatic qualification.

# cricket - Saturday 19 October, 2019

UAE end miserable week by downing Ireland at World T20 qualifier
# Disappointment
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# Disappointment

UAE end miserable week by downing Ireland at World T20 qualifier

Oct 19th 2019, 8:40 PM 3,391 Views 2 Comments

The hosts of the tournament had also opened their campaign with a loss to Oman on Friday in Abu Dhabi.

# cricket - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Ex-Ireland coach Simmons appointed by West Indies three years after controversial dismissal
# Back Once Again
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# Back Once Again

Ex-Ireland coach Simmons appointed by West Indies three years after controversial dismissal

Oct 15th 2019, 4:28 PM 3,360 Views 0 Comments

The 56-year-old returns for a second spell, having led the Windies to the 2016 T20 World Cup before being sacked five months later.

# cricket - Wednesday 18 September, 2019

Ed Joyce appointed permanent head coach of Ireland women on two-year deal
# At The Helm
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# At The Helm

Ed Joyce appointed permanent head coach of Ireland women on two-year deal

Sep 18th 2019, 6:39 PM 5,649 Views 5 Comments

The former Irish batsman took up the position in an interim capacity in June.

# cricket - Tuesday 17 September, 2019

England star Stokes calls The Sun's reporting of family tragedy 'immoral' and 'heartless'
# Anger
From The42
# Anger

England star Stokes calls The Sun's reporting of family tragedy 'immoral' and 'heartless'

Sep 17th 2019, 1:46 PM 8,007 Views 5 Comments

The newspaper today published front-page details of a tragedy that happened before Stokes was born.