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#Cricket

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

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

Ireland thrashed by Pakistan in Malahide one-dayer

Aug 18th 2016, 10:54 PM 3,981 Views 3 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 16th 2016, 12:07 PM 3,479 Views 4 Comments

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

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

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

Jun 23rd 2016, 3:10 PM 2,901 Views 5 Comments

The two countries will meet next May.

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

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

Jun 19th 2016, 4:50 PM 4,788 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Perera ton sets up Sri Lanka series win over Ireland

Jun 18th 2016, 8:15 PM 3,289 Views 0 Comments

Malahide played host to the second encounter today.

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

Chris Gayle could face more sexism allegations after latest interview

May 21st 2016, 9:31 AM 9,241 Views 8 Comments

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

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

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

Mar 31st 2016, 6:55 PM 5,792 Views 6 Comments

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

We'll Leave it There So: Irish cricket heartbreak, Jared Payne set to return and all today's sport
# Wednesday
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# 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 in his blood - Tipp hurler Maher uncovers sporting heritage after trip to Oz
# The Toughest Trade
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# The Toughest Trade

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

Mar 8th 2016, 7:00 AM 9,421 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.

As Ireland's World Cup campaign gets under way, here's everything you need to know
# Taking On The World
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# 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 5,675 Views 5 Comments

The Boys in Green get their campaign underway on Wednesday.

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

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

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

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

Jan 27th 2016, 12:33 PM 5,092 Views 6 Comments

The stadium announcer has been reprimanded for the incident.

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

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

Jan 25th 2016, 8:12 AM 6,214 Views 0 Comments

This is not pretty.

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

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

Jan 19th 2016, 10:00 AM 3,717 Views 3 Comments

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

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

Tipperary hurling captain training with cricket team Down Under

Jan 11th 2016, 2:03 PM 11,348 Views 10 Comments

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

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

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

Jan 6th 2016, 1:04 PM 13,093 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 2,573 Views 4 Comments

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

Ireland carefully consider security risks after being offered Australia's place at World Cup
# Security Concerns
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# Security Concerns

Ireland carefully consider security risks after being offered Australia's place at World Cup

Jan 5th 2016, 5:12 PM 42,697 Views 10 Comments

The tournament is being staged in Bangladesh at the end of this month.

Sorry Ben Stokes, a 15-year-old Indian kid went 1009 not out in a single innings today
# Teenage Knocks
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# Teenage Knocks

Sorry Ben Stokes, a 15-year-old Indian kid went 1009 not out in a single innings today

Jan 5th 2016, 11:35 AM 5,886 Views 5 Comments

Pranav Dhanawade has earned the praise of Sachin Tendulkar today.

Cricketer fined for asking reporter on date live on air and people are divided about it
# Australia
# Australia

Cricketer fined for asking reporter on date live on air and people are divided about it

Jan 5th 2016, 9:29 AM 31,252 Views 89 Comments

Chris Gayle said: ‘Don’t blush, baby’ after making advances while being interviewed on live television.

'Don't blush, baby' - West Indies cricketer slammed for chatting up interviewer live on air
# Out Of Bounds
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# Out Of Bounds

'Don't blush, baby' - West Indies cricketer slammed for chatting up interviewer live on air

Jan 4th 2016, 2:54 PM 10,156 Views 14 Comments

Melbourne Renegades opener Chris Gayle has been criticised for his comments to a female reporter.

We faced six balls from an Ireland fast-bowler and (nearly) survived
# Body On The Line
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# Body On The Line

We faced six balls from an Ireland fast-bowler and (nearly) survived

Dec 25th 2015, 7:00 AM 4,241 Views 1 Comment

First ball is free, right?

Boyd Rankin to return to the Ireland shirt after 11 appearances for England
# Prodigal Son
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# Prodigal Son

Boyd Rankin to return to the Ireland shirt after 11 appearances for England

Dec 21st 2015, 4:54 PM 5,593 Views 32 Comments

“There’s a real opportunity for Ireland to get Test status now, and that prospect was a real lure for me.”

One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement
# Wave Goodbye
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# Wave Goodbye

One of Ireland's top cricketers has announced his retirement

Dec 7th 2015, 7:23 PM 4,757 Views 3 Comments

The Dubliner is one of four players to represent Ireland at three World Cups.

India, here we come! Ireland have qualified for the Women's T20 Cricket World Cup
# World In Motion
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# World In Motion

India, here we come! Ireland have qualified for the Women's T20 Cricket World Cup

Dec 3rd 2015, 12:00 PM 2,104 Views 1 Comment

Ireland now face Bangladesh in the final of the World Cup Qualifier tournament on Saturday.

Breaking boundaries and changing the game - how Ireland are defying their amateur status
# Women In Sport
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# Women In Sport

Breaking boundaries and changing the game - how Ireland are defying their amateur status

Nov 21st 2015, 10:00 AM 10,853 Views 5 Comments

It’s a huge month for the Ireland cricket team as they look to qualify for the ICC World Twenty20 with their application, hard work and determination an example of why women’s sport in this country is thriving on a largely amateur footing.

Ireland surge to top of table with thumping win on the road to Test match cricket
# The Holy Grail
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# The Holy Grail

Ireland surge to top of table with thumping win on the road to Test match cricket

Oct 27th 2015, 10:05 PM 8,442 Views 14 Comments

A thoroughly convincing win for Ireland in Windhoek.

More rain pain for Ireland but positives to take after running world champions close
# Positive Signs
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# Positive Signs

More rain pain for Ireland but positives to take after running world champions close

Aug 28th 2015, 8:40 PM 4,382 Views 2 Comments

The result may not have gone their way but Ireland once again showed why they belong at the top level.

Ireland miss out on landmark win after falling just short against Australia
# What Might Have Been
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# What Might Have Been

Ireland miss out on landmark win after falling just short against Australia

Aug 27th 2015, 7:50 PM 8,828 Views 3 Comments

A 23-run defeat in Stormont for John Bracewell’s side.

Ireland set for 'Everest scale' challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town
# Preview
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# Preview

Ireland set for 'Everest scale' challenge as world champions Australia arrive in town

Aug 27th 2015, 7:25 AM 5,283 Views 0 Comments

John Bracewell’s side will hope to topple Australia when the sides meet in Belfast on Thursday.

'We have no right to win every game but that's what everyone expects us to do'
# Stirling Job
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# Stirling Job

'We have no right to win every game but that's what everyone expects us to do'

Jul 25th 2015, 12:05 AM 4,576 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s quest for another trophy continues today when they face Netherlands.

Ireland have qualified for next year's World Twenty20 in the most dramatic fashion
# The Blarney Army
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# The Blarney Army

Ireland have qualified for next year's World Twenty20 in the most dramatic fashion

Jul 19th 2015, 5:24 PM 9,636 Views 4 Comments

That’s now seven World Cups in 10 years for Ireland.

Poor Alastair Cook got a cricket ball into his special area during the Ashes today
# Oh Balls!
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# Oh Balls!

Poor Alastair Cook got a cricket ball into his special area during the Ashes today

Jul 9th 2015, 4:52 PM 5,188 Views 6 Comments

Hans Moleman presents: Man getting hit by cricket ball.

Two Irish cricketers have retired from T20 internationals
# Closure
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# Closure

Two Irish cricketers have retired from T20 internationals

May 28th 2015, 7:53 AM 4,599 Views 3 Comments

Tim Murtagh and Ed Joyce are calling it quits.

'I want to evolve what you're doing here and take Ireland to the next level'
# Interview
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# Interview

'I want to evolve what you're doing here and take Ireland to the next level'

May 10th 2015, 8:00 AM 12,856 Views 5 Comments

We sat down with new Ireland head coach John Bracewell this week to talk about his ambition to bring Test cricket to these shores.

Johnny B Good! The Irish cricket team have appointed their new head coach
# Meet The New Boss
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# Meet The New Boss

Johnny B Good! The Irish cricket team have appointed their new head coach

Apr 29th 2015, 10:00 PM 5,371 Views 3 Comments

Former Black Caps coach John Bracewell replaces Phil Simmons.

'Mindless vandals destroyed our pitch but they're not going to ruin our club'
# Interview
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# Interview

'Mindless vandals destroyed our pitch but they're not going to ruin our club'

Apr 5th 2015, 10:00 AM 51,414 Views 69 Comments

Four years of hard work and €6,500 has gone up in smoke but Cabinteely Cricket Club are desperately shifting through the wreckage for salvation.

Zimbabwe captain refuses to blame Mooney for controversial dismissal
# Backing Green
From The42
# Backing Green

Zimbabwe captain refuses to blame Mooney for controversial dismissal

Mar 7th 2015, 3:05 PM 12,199 Views 5 Comments

‘You’ve take his word for it,’ said Brendan Taylor after Ireland’s Cricket World Cup win.