Billy Walsh at Dublin Airport on Thursday morning as he departed for the United States. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Billy Walsh issued a lengthy statement on Saturday afternoon strongly refuting claims made by the IABA in recent days in relation to negotiations on a(...)

Ireland coach Joe Schmidt has played down rumours linking him with any possible vacancy with England. Photograph:    Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Joe Schmidt has played down talk of him taking the England job by pledging his commitment to Ireland. Stuart Lancaster’s future as England coach will(...)

Ed Joyce made 53 in Ireland’s first innings total of 219-8 against Zimbabwe in Harare. Photograph: Inpho

Zimbabwe leapfrogged Ireland into 10th position in the ICC ODI rankings after they claimed a two-wicket victory in the first game of the three-match s(...)

Ed Joyce: “We’ve got an experienced side and I think if ever we have a chance of running Australia close or beating them then it’s going to be tomorrow.” Photograph: Inpho.

Senior batsman Ed Joyce believes Ireland will never have a better chance to turn the tables on Australia as they prepare to take on the world champio(...)

Ireland captain William Porterfield said: “We want to be playing regularly against top sides and these fixtures are a very welcome first step.” Photograph: Inpho

Ireland captain William Porterfield has welcomed news that both Sri Lanka and Pakistan will each play two One-Day Internationals in Ireland next summe(...)

Paul Stirling batting against Jersey during the ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier at  Malahide Cricket Club, Dublin. Photograph: Gary Carr/Inpho

A quite extraordinary series of results in the final round of Group A games saw Ireland qualify for a fifth straight World Twenty20 finals following t(...)

Ireland’s Andrew Balbirnie. Photograph: William Cherry

Ireland made it 20 straight victories in World T20 qualifiers when they beat the United States by 46 runs at Stormont in Belfast yesterday. John Brac(...)

Ireland captain William Porterfield on his way to an unbeaten 56  in the seven-wicket victory over Namibia at the ICC  World Twenty20 Qualifier at Stormont in  Belfast. Photograph:  William Cherry/Inpho/Presseye

Ireland made a confident start to the defence of their World Twenty20 qualifier crown as they saw off the challenge of Namibia with a seven-wicket (...)

Ireland’s Tyrone Kane at the World Twenty20 qualifier warm-up match in Belfast. Photograph: INPHO/Presseye/Rowland White

Ireland’s bowlers got a work out in a final warm-up game ahead of the World Twenty20 qualifier in Stormont yesterday as they bowled out Oman for 91 be(...)

Waringstown overcame Clontarf at Castle Avenue on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Ruan Pretorious created Irish Senior Cup history by clubbing six sixes in an over as Waringstown beat 2013 winners Clontarf in a thrilling quarter-(...)