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#CWC15

# cwc15 - Sunday 15 March, 2015

Porterfield pleads with ICC to ensure Ireland haven't played their last World Cup game
# Rallying Call
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# Rallying Call

Porterfield pleads with ICC to ensure Ireland haven't played their last World Cup game

Mar 15th 2015, 5:05 PM 6,667 Views 6 Comments

The Ireland captain said he was ‘proud’ of the team’s performances.

Pride overrides disappointment as Twitter reacts to Ireland's World Cup exit
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Pride overrides disappointment as Twitter reacts to Ireland's World Cup exit

Mar 15th 2015, 12:38 PM 5,587 Views 6 Comments

There was praise from all quarters.

Ireland fall short as Pakistan defeat knocks them out of World Cup
# Homeward Bound
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# Homeward Bound

Ireland fall short as Pakistan defeat knocks them out of World Cup

Mar 15th 2015, 11:15 AM 64,551 Views 41 Comments

In the end, net run-rate sends Phil Simmons’ side home.

# cwc15 - Saturday 14 March, 2015

D-Day arrives for Ireland as World Cup quarter-final on the line against Pakistan
# Make Or Break
From The42
# Make Or Break

D-Day arrives for Ireland as World Cup quarter-final on the line against Pakistan

Mar 14th 2015, 10:30 PM 7,121 Views 10 Comments

William Porterfield insists ‘it’s just another game’ but the stakes couldn’t be higher in Adelaide.

# cwc15 - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Ireland unable to contain rampant India as race for quarters goes down to the wire
# CWC15
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# CWC15

Ireland unable to contain rampant India as race for quarters goes down to the wire

Mar 10th 2015, 8:00 AM 26,988 Views 24 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side suffered their second defeat of the World Cup.

# cwc15 - Monday 9 March, 2015

History beckons - what do Ireland need to do to reach the World Cup quarter-finals?
# State Of Play
From The42
# State Of Play

History beckons - what do Ireland need to do to reach the World Cup quarter-finals?

Mar 9th 2015, 3:00 PM 23,781 Views 33 Comments

Two games, one week, one goal.

# cwc15 - Saturday 7 March, 2015

Ireland hold their nerve in another nail-biter to boost chances of reaching quarter-finals
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Ireland hold their nerve in another nail-biter to boost chances of reaching quarter-finals

Mar 7th 2015, 11:45 AM 36,374 Views 44 Comments

Alex Cusack was the hero as he took two wickets in the final over.

# cwc15 - Friday 6 March, 2015

Stakes couldn't be higher for Ireland as race for quarter-finals hots up
# Squeaky Bum Time
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# Squeaky Bum Time

Stakes couldn't be higher for Ireland as race for quarter-finals hots up

Mar 6th 2015, 8:15 PM 7,909 Views 2 Comments

It’s not quite make-or-break yet but the significance of tonight’s game against Zimbabwe cannot be understated.

# cwc15 - Tuesday 3 March, 2015

How does this morning's hefty defeat affect Ireland's chances of World Cup progression?
# Permutations
From The42
# Permutations

How does this morning's hefty defeat affect Ireland's chances of World Cup progression?

Mar 3rd 2015, 12:42 PM 6,688 Views 2 Comments

And what in the world is net run-rate and why is it important?

Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat
# Reality Check
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# Reality Check

Ireland bullied by dominant South Africa as they slump to first World Cup defeat

Mar 3rd 2015, 10:55 AM 23,631 Views 26 Comments

Ireland slip to fourth in Pool B after this morning’s loss.

Ireland's biggest challenge awaits but 'no fear' mentality needed against South Africa
# CWC15
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# CWC15

Ireland's biggest challenge awaits but 'no fear' mentality needed against South Africa

Mar 3rd 2015, 12:08 AM 4,885 Views 5 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side continue their World Cup campaign tonight.

# cwc15 - Friday 27 February, 2015

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet
# The 'gorget'
From The42
# The 'gorget'

Tragic death of Philip Hughes inspires Ireland's John Mooney to design new helmet

Feb 27th 2015, 11:47 AM 6,606 Views 2 Comments

The new piece of equipment has a grille to protect the batsman’s neck.

# cwc15 - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?
# As It Stands
From The42
# As It Stands

Two from two - where does yesterday's Cricket World Cup win leave Ireland in Pool B?

Feb 26th 2015, 8:00 AM 17,745 Views 17 Comments

How many more wins do we need to reach the knock-out stages?

# cwc15 - Wednesday 25 February, 2015

Ireland coach Phil Simmons: 'We don't seem to want to make it easy'
# 2 Out Of 2
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# 2 Out Of 2

Ireland coach Phil Simmons: 'We don't seem to want to make it easy'

Feb 25th 2015, 11:30 PM 5,050 Views 4 Comments

Room to improve as Ireland prepare to face South Africa next Tuesday.

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'
# Hitting Back
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# Hitting Back

'Remind me, was it two teams outside the top eight involved in an entertaining game?'

Feb 25th 2015, 9:00 PM 8,953 Views 5 Comments

Gary Wilson took aim at the ICC after helping Ireland beat UAE.

Despite edging the win, Porterfield admits Ireland got their plans wrong
# Off The Hook
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# Off The Hook

Despite edging the win, Porterfield admits Ireland got their plans wrong

Feb 25th 2015, 3:40 PM 4,776 Views 3 Comments

Meanwhile, Kevin O’Brien has been fined 30% of his match fee for dissent.

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Ireland show their mettle by scraping over the line to keep quarter-final bid on track

Feb 25th 2015, 11:35 AM 28,527 Views 27 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side have now won two from two.

# cwc15 - Tuesday 24 February, 2015

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can't afford to be blown off course by UAE
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Cyclone has hit preparations but Ireland can't afford to be blown off course by UAE

Feb 24th 2015, 9:30 PM 15,462 Views 15 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side play their second World Cup game tonight.

# cwc15 - Monday 23 February, 2015

We don’t like cricket, we love it but how much do you know about the sport?
# Quiz
From The42
# Quiz

We don’t like cricket, we love it but how much do you know about the sport?

Feb 23rd 2015, 9:47 PM 24,530 Views 48 Comments

Do you know your LBW from your googlies?

# cwc15 - Friday 20 February, 2015

Eoin Morgan won't be playing against Ireland in Dublin as his World Cup woes continue
# Snub
From The42
# Snub

Eoin Morgan won't be playing against Ireland in Dublin as his World Cup woes continue

Feb 20th 2015, 11:49 AM 5,584 Views 8 Comments

The England captain has been given permission to miss the game at Malahide in May.

# cwc15 - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Windies win further evidence Ireland aren't prepared to bow to the established order
# Breaking Boundaries
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# Breaking Boundaries

Windies win further evidence Ireland aren't prepared to bow to the established order

Feb 17th 2015, 7:28 AM 5,128 Views 3 Comments

This side aren’t afraid to go against the tide in order to receive greater recognition.

# cwc15 - Monday 16 February, 2015

West Indies star fined after dropping a very audible C bomb during Ireland defeat
# That's Just Not Cricket
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# That's Just Not Cricket

West Indies star fined after dropping a very audible C bomb during Ireland defeat

Feb 16th 2015, 8:28 PM 7,124 Views 4 Comments

Darren Sammy and Ireland’s John Mooney have been fined by the ICC.

We'll Leave It There So: Stunning win for Ireland's cricketers, ROG's Late Late faux pas and all today’s sport
# Monday
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# Monday

We'll Leave It There So: Stunning win for Ireland's cricketers, ROG's Late Late faux pas and all today’s sport

Feb 16th 2015, 8:04 PM 17,916 Views 2 Comments

In addition, Ireland international Andy Keogh has been arrested while DJ Carey’s IT Carlow have been thrown out of the Fitzgibbon Cup.

Where does today's West Indies win rank in Ireland's greatest World Cup victories?
# Have Your Say
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# Have Your Say

Where does today's West Indies win rank in Ireland's greatest World Cup victories?

Feb 16th 2015, 12:48 PM 4,527 Views 5 Comments

The Boys in Green cemented their reputation as giant-killers earlier.

Dream start for Ireland at the Cricket World Cup... but what happens now?
# Crash Course
From The42
# Crash Course

Dream start for Ireland at the Cricket World Cup... but what happens now?

Feb 16th 2015, 12:00 PM 13,508 Views 27 Comments

Ireland shocked the West Indies and here’s what it all means.

Here's an incredible stat about Ireland's heroics at the Cricket World Cup
# Chasing Dreams
From The42
# Chasing Dreams

Here's an incredible stat about Ireland's heroics at the Cricket World Cup

Feb 16th 2015, 11:06 AM 5,368 Views 3 Comments

Ain’t no target too high for this Irish team.

'I don't have sympathy for my opponents. It's not in me' - Phil Simmons
# I Love It
From The42
# I Love It

'I don't have sympathy for my opponents. It's not in me' - Phil Simmons

Feb 16th 2015, 9:44 AM 3,939 Views 3 Comments

Nelson win was as good an Irish performance as coach Phil Simmons has ever seen.

'I don't see it as an upset' - Ireland captain Porterfield demands respect after win over West Indies
# Howzat?
From The42
# Howzat?

'I don't see it as an upset' - Ireland captain Porterfield demands respect after win over West Indies

Feb 16th 2015, 8:08 AM 4,518 Views 6 Comments

The Irish skipper took aim at the game’s two-tier system.

In pictures: While you were asleep there was an Irish party in Nelson
# CWC15
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# CWC15

In pictures: While you were asleep there was an Irish party in Nelson

Feb 16th 2015, 7:30 AM 4,786 Views 3 Comments

Ireland’s cricketers pulled off another incredible win as they beat West Indies in the World Cup.

Ireland open World Cup campaign by toppling West Indies
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Ireland open World Cup campaign by toppling West Indies

Feb 16th 2015, 7:10 AM 21,836 Views 53 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side chased down 305 to beat the two-time World Cup winners.

# cwc15 - Sunday 15 February, 2015

Ireland out to gatecrash the World Cup party once again
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Ireland out to gatecrash the World Cup party once again

Feb 15th 2015, 8:36 PM 9,589 Views 84 Comments

Phil Simmons’ side open their campaign against West Indies tonight.

Will there be a better catch at this year's Cricket World Cup?
# Howzat?
From The42
# Howzat?

Will there be a better catch at this year's Cricket World Cup?

Feb 15th 2015, 3:50 PM 5,288 Views 1 Comment

What an effort from Zimbabwe’s Craig Ervine

# cwc15 - Friday 13 February, 2015

The World Cup starts tonight and Ireland are there - here's everything you need to know
# Explainer
From The42
# Explainer

The World Cup starts tonight and Ireland are there - here's everything you need to know

Feb 13th 2015, 7:00 PM 7,097 Views 11 Comments

When, where and who are we playing?

# cwc15 - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Flashback: The day Ireland became the noisy neighbours by beating England at their own game
# Rewind
From The42
# Rewind

Flashback: The day Ireland became the noisy neighbours by beating England at their own game

Feb 11th 2015, 3:58 PM 13,585 Views 18 Comments

Was it really four years ago?

# cwc15 - Monday 9 February, 2015

'I'm looking forward to working with a great team' - Aussie legend Brett Lee on Ireland coaching role
# CWC15
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# CWC15

'I'm looking forward to working with a great team' - Aussie legend Brett Lee on Ireland coaching role

Feb 9th 2015, 8:33 PM 7,411 Views 7 Comments

The two-time World Cup winner will aid Ireland’s preparations over the next week.

# cwc15 - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Renaissance man Mooney ready to write the next chapter in Ireland's cricketing history
# John Boy
From The42
# John Boy

Renaissance man Mooney ready to write the next chapter in Ireland's cricketing history

Feb 8th 2015, 8:29 PM 10,617 Views 19 Comments

“We don’t want to be known as minnows any more.”

# cwc15 - Thursday 5 February, 2015

He's played for England and Ireland at a WC but now Ed Joyce is intent on leaving his mark
# CWC15
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# CWC15

He's played for England and Ireland at a WC but now Ed Joyce is intent on leaving his mark

Feb 5th 2015, 10:30 PM 4,575 Views 5 Comments

The batsman spoke to The42 about his determination to make an impression on the global stage for the country of his birth.

# cwc15 - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Do you remember the day Ireland announced themselves on the world stage by beating Pakistan?
# Flashback
From The42
# Flashback

Do you remember the day Ireland announced themselves on the world stage by beating Pakistan?

Feb 1st 2015, 9:30 AM 3,120 Views 5 Comments

It was an unforgettable St Patrick’s Day in Jamaica.

# cwc15 - Friday 30 January, 2015

Can O'Brien repeat his record-breaking century at this World Cup? He's just hoping to do something half as special
# CWC15
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# CWC15

Can O'Brien repeat his record-breaking century at this World Cup? He's just hoping to do something half as special

Jan 30th 2015, 10:15 PM 4,073 Views 1 Comment

Ireland’s World Cup journey starts today as they fly to Sydney.

# cwc15 - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Cricket Ireland have announced who their sponsor will be for next month's World Cup
# CWC15
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# CWC15

Cricket Ireland have announced who their sponsor will be for next month's World Cup

Jan 22nd 2015, 12:13 PM 11,102 Views 5 Comments

It’s an unusual one.

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