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# cricket - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Mooney ready to shake off the shackles
# Interview
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# Interview

Mooney ready to shake off the shackles

Dec 15th 2012, 9:20 AM 459 Views 0 Comments

Injury kept John Mooney on the periphery of Irish cricket’s successes this year, but the Dubliner is ready to come back even stronger in 2013.

# cricket - Friday 14 December, 2012

Don't touch that dial.. here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Goggle Box
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# Goggle Box

Don't touch that dial.. here's the sport on TV this weekend

Dec 14th 2012, 7:48 AM 962 Views 3 Comments

Baby, it’s cold outside. So get that onesie on and grab the remote.

# cricket - Thursday 6 December, 2012

Simmons won’t babysit Ireland’s wantaway stars
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Simmons won’t babysit Ireland’s wantaway stars

Dec 6th 2012, 7:35 AM 1,071 Views 2 Comments

“Success is going to make your players noticeable,” Ireland cricket coach Phil Simmons says, but he’s confident he can keep his squad together.

# cricket - Monday 3 December, 2012

Ponting bows out after 17-year Test career
# Standing Ovation
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# Standing Ovation

Ponting bows out after 17-year Test career

Dec 3rd 2012, 8:55 AM 353 Views 0 Comments

Legendary Australian cricket Ricky Ponting was dismissed for eight in his final Test innings overnight.

# cricket - Thursday 29 November, 2012

Cricket: Australia's Ponting bows out on his terms
# Reflections
From The42
# Reflections

Cricket: Australia's Ponting bows out on his terms

Nov 29th 2012, 1:31 PM 465 Views 0 Comments

Almost exactly 17 years since his debut, the 37-year-old is retiring from Test cricket.

# cricket - Friday 23 November, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Nearly Payday
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# Nearly Payday

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Nov 23rd 2012, 8:28 AM 989 Views 0 Comments

The Argies are in town, Chelsea v Man City and plenty more besides. Who needs friends?

# cricket - Tuesday 20 November, 2012

Ireland to host Australia "A" in Ashes warm-up
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Ireland to host Australia "A" in Ashes warm-up

Nov 20th 2012, 6:40 PM 380 Views 0 Comments

Ireland have confirmed a four-day match against an Australian A team for next June.

# cricket - Saturday 17 November, 2012

Stirling and Shillington capture top prizes at Irish Cricket Awards
# Big Bash
From The42
# Big Bash

Stirling and Shillington capture top prizes at Irish Cricket Awards

Nov 17th 2012, 12:21 PM 535 Views 0 Comments

Donemana CC were also awarded club of the year at the ceremony held at the Mansion House last night.

# cricket - Friday 9 November, 2012

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend
# Where's The Flipper
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# Where's The Flipper

Don't touch that dial... here's the sport on TV this weekend

Nov 9th 2012, 8:04 AM 1,081 Views 0 Comments

Get the fire on and turn your phone off. There’s plenty on the box to keep you out of trouble this weekend.

# cricket - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Niall O'Brien seals Leicestershire switch
# Cricket
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# Cricket

Niall O'Brien seals Leicestershire switch

Oct 25th 2012, 12:20 PM 415 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland international moves to Grace Road after six seasons with Northamptonshire.

# cricket - Monday 15 October, 2012

Irish cricket stars make almost £30k for Cancer Research UK
# Bike Ride
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# Bike Ride

Irish cricket stars make almost £30k for Cancer Research UK

Oct 15th 2012, 5:49 PM 608 Views 1 Comment

Irish internationals William Porterfield and Gary Wilson cycled all the way from Cork to Belfast last week.

# cricket - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

That's not cricket: ICC suspend accused umpires
# Sticky Wicket
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# Sticky Wicket

That's not cricket: ICC suspend accused umpires

Oct 10th 2012, 3:05 PM 334 Views 0 Comments

A TV station alleged that the umpires agreed to give decisions on demand for money, with the ICC immediately announcing they had launched their own investigation.

# cricket - Sunday 7 October, 2012

Samuels steers West Indies to T20 title
# ICC World Twenty20
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# ICC World Twenty20

Samuels steers West Indies to T20 title

Oct 7th 2012, 6:30 PM 451 Views 0 Comments

West Indies prove too strong for the hosts Sri Lanka.

Wilson and Porterfield to cycle length of Ireland for charity
# On Yer Bike
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# On Yer Bike

Wilson and Porterfield to cycle length of Ireland for charity

Oct 7th 2012, 3:30 PM 441 Views 0 Comments

The pair set off from Cork this Tuesday, and will cycle all the way to Belfast by Saturday.

World Twenty 20 Final: Flamboyant Windies aim to blast past tricky Sri Lankans
# Master Blasters
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# Master Blasters

World Twenty 20 Final: Flamboyant Windies aim to blast past tricky Sri Lankans

Oct 7th 2012, 8:50 AM 732 Views 0 Comments

While the tournament hosts have fought tenaciously to reach the final, the West Indies’ flair has certainly won over the neutrals.

# cricket - Wednesday 3 October, 2012

What's a re-integration programme? Pietersen set for England return after ECB deal
# Back Again
From The42
# Back Again

What's a re-integration programme? Pietersen set for England return after ECB deal

Oct 3rd 2012, 12:50 PM 272 Views 0 Comments

England’s Kevin Pietersen has apologised to Andrew Strauss for sending provocative texts during the summer tests against South Africa.

Sri Lankan police arrest women found socialising in hotel room of West Indies cricket stars
# After Hours
From The42
# After Hours

Sri Lankan police arrest women found socialising in hotel room of West Indies cricket stars

Oct 3rd 2012, 10:24 AM 1,950 Views 0 Comments

The incident comes a week after man broke into the room of two Australian cricketers and offered them sex.

# cricket - Monday 24 September, 2012

Report: End of the line for Ireland as West Indies enter next round in World T20
# Howzat?
From The42
# Howzat?

Report: End of the line for Ireland as West Indies enter next round in World T20

Sep 24th 2012, 6:48 PM 458 Views 0 Comments

Ireland made 129-6 in their 19 overs before heavy rain prevented the West Indies from starting their innings.

# cricket - Sunday 23 September, 2012

O'Brien looks to make amends in T20 World Cup shootout
# Amends
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# Amends

O'Brien looks to make amends in T20 World Cup shootout

Sep 23rd 2012, 1:30 PM 772 Views 0 Comments

It will be winner takes all when Ireland take on the West Indies on Monday and Niall O’Brien is relishing the prospect.

# cricket - Friday 21 September, 2012

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McCullum makes history on the double against Bangladesh

Sep 21st 2012, 2:50 PM 553 Views 0 Comments

New Zealand batsman looks like setting the T20 Cricket World Cup on fire.

# cricket - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Australian great Hayden quits cricket
# Howzat?
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# Howzat?

Australian great Hayden quits cricket

Sep 20th 2012, 10:16 AM 300 Views 0 Comments

The veteran opener, who scored more than 8,500 Test runs, won’t play in Australia’s Big Bash League this season.

# cricket - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Report: Australia toy with Ireland in World Twenty20
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Report: Australia toy with Ireland in World Twenty20

Sep 19th 2012, 2:43 PM 591 Views 2 Comments

“I can’t fault the lads because they tried their best,” skipper William Porterfield said afterwards.

# cricket - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Explainer: everything you need to know about the World T20 cricket tournament
# World T20
From The42
# World T20

Explainer: everything you need to know about the World T20 cricket tournament

Sep 18th 2012, 2:12 PM 609 Views 1 Comment

Worried that your limited knowledge of limited-overs cricket will be exposed? Here’s everything you need to know to get you through the next three weeks.

World T20: Sri Lanka ready as cricket swings into action
# World T20
From The42
# World T20

World T20: Sri Lanka ready as cricket swings into action

Sep 18th 2012, 10:37 AM 245 Views 0 Comments

Hosts Sri Lanka face Zimbabwe as the World T20 tournament gets underway in Hambantota this afternoon.

# cricket - Monday 17 September, 2012

Stirling, O'Brien star as Ireland grind out win
# World T20
From The42
# World T20

Stirling, O'Brien star as Ireland grind out win

Sep 17th 2012, 11:59 AM 446 Views 1 Comment

Ireland held firm at the death to beat Bangladesh by five runs in their final World T20 warm-up match.

# cricket - Sunday 16 September, 2012

Dockrell scoops ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year
# Awards Night
From The42
# Awards Night

Dockrell scoops ICC Associate and Affiliate Cricketer of the Year

Sep 16th 2012, 12:13 PM 348 Views 1 Comment

The 20-year-old Irish spinner edged out a number of his team-mates to win the prize.

# cricket - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Irish consistency can go a long way, says Porterfield
# World T20
From The42
# World T20

Irish consistency can go a long way, says Porterfield

Sep 12th 2012, 5:52 PM 544 Views 0 Comments

Ireland’s cricketers are confident that they can beat anyone when the World T20 begins in Sri Lanka next week.

# cricket - Monday 10 September, 2012

Joyce and Cusack star as Ireland defeat Sri Lanka 'A'
# Cricket
From The42
# Cricket

Joyce and Cusack star as Ireland defeat Sri Lanka 'A'

Sep 10th 2012, 9:25 PM 543 Views 0 Comments

The pair were in excellent form as Ireland won their latest warm-up ahead of next week’s ICC World Twenty20.

# cricket - Saturday 8 September, 2012

VIDEO: The best cricket catch you'll see this year
# Tekkers
From The42
# Tekkers

VIDEO: The best cricket catch you'll see this year

Sep 8th 2012, 4:28 PM 1,973 Views 0 Comments

Dan Christian, take a bow.

# cricket - Thursday 6 September, 2012

England legend Flintoff aims to become boxer
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

England legend Flintoff aims to become boxer

Sep 6th 2012, 3:13 PM 1,534 Views 0 Comments

The former cricket player is being trained by former world featherweight champion Barry McGuigan.

# cricket - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

England captain Strauss retires from cricket
# CALLING IT A DAY
From The42
# CALLING IT A DAY

England captain Strauss retires from cricket

Aug 29th 2012, 12:23 PM 427 Views 1 Comment

The 35-year-old has announced in a statement that he will step down with Alastair Cook taking over the role.

# cricket - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

Warne: Pub grub the solution for England's warring cricket stars
# Your Call
From The42
# Your Call

Warne: Pub grub the solution for England's warring cricket stars

Aug 21st 2012, 10:42 AM 580 Views 1 Comment

Kevin Pietersen was accused of sending derogatory text messages about captain Andrew Strauss and coach Andy Flower to the South Africa camp.

# cricket - Monday 20 August, 2012

Cricket: Proteas top rankings after Lord's win
# Howzat?
From The42
# Howzat?

Cricket: Proteas top rankings after Lord's win

Aug 20th 2012, 6:40 PM 313 Views 0 Comments

South Africa needed only a draw to replace England as the sport’s top team.

# cricket - Saturday 18 August, 2012

Ton up: Laxman brings career to an end
# VVS
From The42
# VVS

Ton up: Laxman brings career to an end

Aug 18th 2012, 2:25 PM 366 Views 0 Comments

The veteran of 17 test centuries for India has stepped aside ‘to give youngsters a chance’.

Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers
# Poison
From The42
# Poison

Alice Cooper on cricket: I love the way you have midfielders stopping the four-pointers

Aug 18th 2012, 10:55 AM 1,678 Views 1 Comment

The American rock legend proves that his comedy stint was not reserved solely for Waynes World.

# cricket - Thursday 16 August, 2012

Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field?
# Six Appeal
From The42
# Six Appeal

Usain Bolt and Yohan Blake to go head to head... on the cricket field?

Aug 16th 2012, 12:06 PM 751 Views 0 Comments

The Sydney Sixers are looking to add some Jamaican gold to their line-up after the Melbourne Stars approached the 100m sprint champion

# cricket - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

England cricket star denies Twitter spoof involvement
# Offline
From The42
# Offline

England cricket star denies Twitter spoof involvement

Aug 15th 2012, 11:43 AM 618 Views 0 Comments

The account mocked Kevin Pietersen who has been axed from the Test side after refusing to deny or apologise for text messages allegedly sent to South African players that criticised England players and management. Got all that?

# cricket - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Leinster rugby stars upset Ireland XI in charity cricket match
# Big Hitters
From The42
# Big Hitters

Leinster rugby stars upset Ireland XI in charity cricket match

Jul 29th 2012, 1:45 PM 2,831 Views 0 Comments

Is there anything these guys can’t do?

# cricket - Friday 27 July, 2012

Don’t touch that dial... here’s the sport on TV this weekend
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Don’t touch that dial... here’s the sport on TV this weekend

Jul 27th 2012, 8:32 AM 602 Views 1 Comment

With the Olympics underway, there really is no reason to leave your sofa. Except for bathroom visits. And eating. And getting direct sunlight. But that’s it.

# cricket - Wednesday 25 July, 2012

Get outta here! Scott Styris scored a century off 37 balls for Sussex yesterday
# Ton
From The42
# Ton

Get outta here! Scott Styris scored a century off 37 balls for Sussex yesterday

Jul 25th 2012, 12:21 PM 348 Views 0 Comments

We thought scoring 38 runs in a single over was impossible. We were wrong.