Ireland’s Alex Cusack: Clontarf all-rounder in an 18-man Ireland panel for month-long acclimatisation tour. Photograph: Inpho

(...) host countries Australia and New Zealand. The 33-year-old Brisbane-born player last played cricket at(...)

 Ireland head coach Phil Simmons. Photograph: Cathal Noonan

Emerging seamer Peter Chase and fit-again Alex Cusack are both part of an 18-man Ireland squad bound for Australia and New Zealand this month.Veteran(...)

Voters concerned in “the face of a robust Yes campaign”.

Founded in 1832, the Grange cricket club in Edinburgh’s leafy Stockbridge district is a place where(...)

Ulster look likely to name their former scrumhalf Neil Doak as head coach on a full-time basis.Photograph: Inpho

(...) province before retiring from representative rugby in April 2005, and also played cricket for Ireland 32(...)

 Ireland’s John Mooney acknowledges the crowd after receiving a standing ovation after reaching 96 runs in Malahide. Photograph: Ryan Byrne / Inpho

(...) the bank, they stood in unison to the man known in Irish cricket circles as John Boy. In the end it(...)

Ross Loughnane: ‘[Doha] is the perfect place for me to be.’

(...). Indians are the predominant minority group in Qatar. They will play cricket on any surface, good or bad(...)

Republic of Ireland Manager Martin O’Neil (left) with Roy Keane (right) watch the Irish players warm up with at the Boris Paichadze Dinamo Arena, Tbilisi. Photograph: Potts/PA Wire

Cricket Club in Manchester, where Daily Telegraph journalist Jim White will moderate. In Dublin Keane will(...)

Richie Berrington recorded his first century for  Scotland against Ireland in Malahide. Photograph:  Matthew Lewis-IDI/IDI via Getty Images

The Indian summer made Malahide a wonderful place to be in the early evening sun of a September day as Ireland went two-nil up against Scotland to se(...)

 Noel Cantwell:   the former Manchester United and Republic  captain Noel Cantwell was a double international,  representing his country at both soccer  and cricket. Photograph: PA.

Former Irish soccer and cricket international Noel Cantwell is to be honoured in his native Cork(...)

ireland bowler Craig Young bowls  Scotland’s Hamish Gardiner on his way to taking five wickets on his ODI debut at Malahide.   Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho/Presseye

Craig Young made a stunning start to his One-Day International career as he claimed a five-wicket haul in Ireland’s seven-wicket hammering of Scotl(...)