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# cricket - Saturday 2 September, 2017

Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground
# Grievous Bodily Harm
# Grievous Bodily Harm

Man arrested over crossbow bolt fired into Oval cricket ground

Sep 2nd 2017, 5:30 PM 15,163 Views 13 Comments

The 35-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted grievous bodily harm.

# cricket - Thursday 31 August, 2017

Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch
# London
# London

Oval cricket ground evacuated after crossbow bolt lands on pitch

Aug 31st 2017, 5:54 PM 16,205 Views 18 Comments

Police are at the scene.

# cricket - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Ireland handed heavy defeat by New Zealand in their final Tri-Series game
# Disappointing End
From The42
# Disappointing End

Ireland handed heavy defeat by New Zealand in their final Tri-Series game

May 21st 2017, 7:53 PM 2,905 Views 2 Comments

John Bracewell’s side were beaten by 190 runs at Malahide.

# cricket - Friday 19 May, 2017

Bangladesh beat Ireland by eight wickets at Malahide
# Tri-series
From The42
# Tri-series

Bangladesh beat Ireland by eight wickets at Malahide

May 19th 2017, 5:14 PM 2,767 Views 5 Comments

Bangladesh eased to their target with 22.5 overs to spare.

# cricket - Thursday 11 May, 2017

Watch: New Zealand cricketer takes incredible one-handed catch in India
# Flying Kiwi
From The42
# Flying Kiwi

Watch: New Zealand cricketer takes incredible one-handed catch in India

May 11th 2017, 10:29 PM 6,478 Views 7 Comments

Outrageous bit of timing from Martin Guptill.

# cricket - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Ireland improve, but England still far too strong on a historic day at Lord's
# In Control
From The42
# In Control

Ireland improve, but England still far too strong on a historic day at Lord's

May 7th 2017, 7:36 PM 8,974 Views 10 Comments

“We put up a bit more of a fight,” says Ireland captain William Porterfield.

# cricket - Saturday 6 May, 2017

Bracewell: External pressure and years of history weigh heavily on Ireland
# Under Pressure
From The42
# Under Pressure

Bracewell: External pressure and years of history weigh heavily on Ireland

May 6th 2017, 8:45 PM 3,205 Views 1 Comment

The head coach was speaking ahead of tomorrow’s historic visit to Lord’s.

'One bad game doesn't make us a bad team' - Ireland captain defiant after England thrashing
# Worrying Times
From The42
# Worrying Times

'One bad game doesn't make us a bad team' - Ireland captain defiant after England thrashing

May 6th 2017, 1:13 PM 3,962 Views 3 Comments

William Porterfield has had to defend Ireland’s claim for Test status.

# cricket - Friday 31 March, 2017

Ex-Ireland captain Johnston would welcome return as head coach - but not just yet
# TJ
From The42
# TJ

Ex-Ireland captain Johnston would welcome return as head coach - but not just yet

Mar 31st 2017, 9:59 AM 3,322 Views 1 Comment

The 42-year-old is currently head coach of New South Wales and is in talks to sign a new contract with the club.

# cricket - Thursday 30 March, 2017

Humiliating defeat leaves Ireland's golden generation facing into make-or-break summer
# Worrying Times
From The42
# Worrying Times

Humiliating defeat leaves Ireland's golden generation facing into make-or-break summer

Mar 30th 2017, 8:01 PM 17,982 Views 13 Comments

Head coach John Bracewell is coming under increased pressure after a disappointing two years in charge.

Test play-off place slipping out of grasp as Ireland slump to huge Afghanistan defeat
# Low Point
From The42
# Low Point

Test play-off place slipping out of grasp as Ireland slump to huge Afghanistan defeat

Mar 30th 2017, 12:58 PM 2,972 Views 2 Comments

John Bracewell’s side have been beaten by an innings and 172 runs in Greater Noida.

# cricket - Wednesday 29 March, 2017

Ireland crumble in the heat as batting collapse leaves Bracewell's men on the brink
# Bleak
From The42
# Bleak

Ireland crumble in the heat as batting collapse leaves Bracewell's men on the brink

Mar 29th 2017, 4:14 PM 4,066 Views 0 Comments

It was another tough day at the office for Ireland in Greater Noida as Afghanistan wreaked havoc.

# cricket - Friday 3 March, 2017

Dara Ó Briain cracked a photographer with a sliotar while playing hurling at the home of English cricket
# Watch Out
From The Daily Edge
# Watch Out

Dara Ó Briain cracked a photographer with a sliotar while playing hurling at the home of English cricket

Mar 3rd 2017, 5:48 PM 9,225 Views 0 Comments

An accident, of course.

# cricket - Friday 17 February, 2017

Ireland's Cricket World Cup dream is over
# All Out
From The42
# All Out

Ireland's Cricket World Cup dream is over

Feb 17th 2017, 1:40 PM 4,981 Views 1 Comment

Ireland fall to 86-run defeat against Pakistan in Colombo.

# cricket - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

Australian bowler suffers fractured skull and brain bleed after training incident
# Concern
From The42
# Concern

Australian bowler suffers fractured skull and brain bleed after training incident

Jan 25th 2017, 11:03 AM 2,458 Views 0 Comments

Joe Mennie is said to be ‘feeling well’ after the scare.

# cricket - Saturday 14 January, 2017

New year, same problems: Ireland's T20 shortcomings exposed in desert defeat
# Desert T20
From The42
# Desert T20

New year, same problems: Ireland's T20 shortcomings exposed in desert defeat

Jan 14th 2017, 8:23 PM 3,528 Views 5 Comments

There is serious work to be done by John Bracewell and his squad after a rather inauspicious start to the year today.

# cricket - Friday 6 January, 2017

Australian cricket player accused of disrespect after dab celebration
# Dab Hand
From The42
# Dab Hand

Australian cricket player accused of disrespect after dab celebration

Jan 6th 2017, 3:36 PM 9,482 Views 6 Comments

Usman Khawaja marked his his half-century in style.

# cricket - Thursday 29 December, 2016

‘Most people you can say, “What a great bloke,” or “What a b*****d”. With Roebuck, it’s neither'
# Enigmatic
From The42
# Enigmatic

‘Most people you can say, “What a great bloke,” or “What a b*****d”. With Roebuck, it’s neither'

Dec 29th 2016, 9:33 PM 18,576 Views 6 Comments

Read an extract from the highly acclaimed book on the late English cricketer and journalist Peter Roebuck.

# cricket - Tuesday 27 December, 2016

'I recalled the two moments in my life when God spoke directly to me'
# Belief
From The42
# Belief

'I recalled the two moments in my life when God spoke directly to me'

Dec 27th 2016, 9:00 PM 12,788 Views 3 Comments

In an extract from his autobiography, South African cricketing legend AB de Villiers discusses his faith.

# cricket - Tuesday 29 November, 2016

South Africa claim their airport jostling incident with journalist was staged
# Aussie Schemozzle
From The42
# Aussie Schemozzle

South Africa claim their airport jostling incident with journalist was staged

Nov 29th 2016, 6:18 PM 12,606 Views 0 Comments

“As far as our security was concerned it was a direct breach of security protocol and he had to act to protect our players.”

# cricket - Friday 11 November, 2016

An international England cricket team are using hurling to improve their technique
# Lovely Hurling
From The42
# Lovely Hurling

An international England cricket team are using hurling to improve their technique

Nov 11th 2016, 2:28 PM 6,456 Views 9 Comments

The England Lions have been using hurls ahead of their tour to the United Arab Emirates.

# cricket - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

Eoin Morgan finishes not out, Hales on 171 as England set new ODI record
# Record Breakers
From The42
# Record Breakers

Eoin Morgan finishes not out, Hales on 171 as England set new ODI record

Aug 30th 2016, 8:42 PM 4,402 Views 6 Comments

Earlier today, Ireland made a solid start to the first day of their ICC Intercontinental Cup clash against Hong Kong in Belfast.

# cricket - Thursday 18 August, 2016

Ireland thrashed by Pakistan in Malahide one-dayer
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

Ireland thrashed by Pakistan in Malahide one-dayer

Aug 18th 2016, 10:54 PM 3,979 Views 3 Comments

The visitors had 255 runs to spare after bowling the home side out for 82.

# cricket - Tuesday 16 August, 2016

Ireland suffer big injury blow as Boyd Rankin breaks his leg in training
# Ouch
From The42
# Ouch

Ireland suffer big injury blow as Boyd Rankin breaks his leg in training

Aug 16th 2016, 12:07 PM 3,478 Views 4 Comments

Ireland’s cricketers face Pakistan in a two-game series this week.

# cricket - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Let's turn Lord's green! Ireland to play historic series against England next year
# History
From The42
# History

Let's turn Lord's green! Ireland to play historic series against England next year

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:10 PM 2,898 Views 5 Comments

The two countries will meet next May.

# cricket - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Sri Lanka bowler in 'stable condition' in Dublin hospital after falling ill during Ireland game
# Get Well Soon
From The42
# Get Well Soon

Sri Lanka bowler in 'stable condition' in Dublin hospital after falling ill during Ireland game

Jun 19th 2016, 4:50 PM 4,787 Views 0 Comments

Shaminda Eranga experienced heart discomfort during yesterday’s ODI in Malahide.

# cricket - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Perera ton sets up Sri Lanka series win over Ireland
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Perera ton sets up Sri Lanka series win over Ireland

Jun 18th 2016, 8:15 PM 3,287 Views 0 Comments

Malahide played host to the second encounter today.

# cricket - Saturday 21 May, 2016

Chris Gayle could face more sexism allegations after latest interview
# Not Cricket
From The42
# Not Cricket

Chris Gayle could face more sexism allegations after latest interview

May 21st 2016, 9:31 AM 9,233 Views 8 Comments

The West Indies batsman could be in hot water once again.

# cricket - Thursday 31 March, 2016

Former Ireland coach's West Indies side stun India to reach World Twenty20 final
# Party Poopers
From The42
# Party Poopers

Former Ireland coach's West Indies side stun India to reach World Twenty20 final

Mar 31st 2016, 6:55 PM 5,791 Views 6 Comments

Phil Simmons’ charges will take on an England outfit captained by Dubliner Eoin Morgan on Sunday.

# cricket - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Irish cricket heartbreak, Jared Payne set to return and all today's sport
# Wednesday
From The42
# Wednesday

We'll Leave it There So: Irish cricket heartbreak, Jared Payne set to return and all today's sport

Mar 9th 2016, 8:39 PM 12,963 Views 2 Comments

Meanwhile, Bertram Allen has secured Ireland’s Olympic spot in show jumping

# cricket - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Cricket in his blood - Tipp hurler Maher uncovers sporting heritage after trip to Oz
# The Toughest Trade
From The42
# The Toughest Trade

Cricket in his blood - Tipp hurler Maher uncovers sporting heritage after trip to Oz

Mar 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 9,405 Views 12 Comments

The Tipperary hurling captain on his new love for cricket and why he is keen to follow in the footsteps of his forefather.

# cricket - Monday 7 March, 2016

As Ireland's World Cup campaign gets under way, here's everything you need to know
# Taking On The World
From The42
# Taking On The World

As Ireland's World Cup campaign gets under way, here's everything you need to know

Mar 7th 2016, 7:15 PM 5,671 Views 5 Comments

The Boys in Green get their campaign underway on Wednesday.

# cricket - Friday 26 February, 2016

How did an ex-English cricketer get on hurling with a Tipperary club?
# The Toughest
From The42
# The Toughest

How did an ex-English cricketer get on hurling with a Tipperary club?

Feb 26th 2016, 8:02 PM 10,743 Views 4 Comments

The trailer for Steve Harmison’s episode of ‘The Toughest Trade’.

# cricket - Saturday 30 January, 2016

'It would be a dream come true' - Ireland resume quest to reach the promised land
# Holy Grail
From The42
# Holy Grail

'It would be a dream come true' - Ireland resume quest to reach the promised land

Jan 30th 2016, 8:30 AM 3,665 Views 2 Comments

Intercontinental Cup fixture against Papua New Guinea the next assignment on the path to Test cricket.

# cricket - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

NZ apologise after cash register sound played on Amir's return from spot-fixing ban
# Ka-ching
From The42
# Ka-ching

NZ apologise after cash register sound played on Amir's return from spot-fixing ban

Jan 27th 2016, 12:33 PM 5,089 Views 6 Comments

The stadium announcer has been reprimanded for the incident.

# cricket - Monday 25 January, 2016

New Zealand batsman left with horrific eye injury after bouncer smashes through helmet
# Nasty Blow
From The42
# Nasty Blow

New Zealand batsman left with horrific eye injury after bouncer smashes through helmet

Jan 25th 2016, 8:12 AM 6,209 Views 0 Comments

This is not pretty.

# cricket - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Chris Gayle hits record 50 off 12 balls to exit with a big bang
# DEADLY DOZEN
From The42
# DEADLY DOZEN

Chris Gayle hits record 50 off 12 balls to exit with a big bang

Jan 19th 2016, 10:00 AM 3,713 Views 3 Comments

West Indies star matches record for fastest T20 half-century.

# cricket - Monday 11 January, 2016

Tipperary hurling captain training with cricket team Down Under
# Trading Places
From The42
# Trading Places

Tipperary hurling captain training with cricket team Down Under

Jan 11th 2016, 2:03 PM 11,345 Views 10 Comments

Brendan Maher is testing himself with the Adelaide Strikers for documentary The Toughest Trade.

# cricket - Wednesday 6 January, 2016

'He's a creep' - Gayle sexism row worsens with new allegations from journalists
# Sexism
From The42
# Sexism

'He's a creep' - Gayle sexism row worsens with new allegations from journalists

Jan 6th 2016, 1:04 PM 13,091 Views 22 Comments

“He does this constantly,” one reporter said today.

Ireland to send team to World Cup in Bangladesh after assessing security risks
# Opportunity Knocks
From The42
# Opportunity Knocks

Ireland to send team to World Cup in Bangladesh after assessing security risks

Jan 6th 2016, 12:32 PM 2,572 Views 4 Comments

Cricket Ireland is happy to let its players and staff travel to Bangladesh later this month.