Ed Joyce: believes Ireland have an excellent chance against Sri Lanka as conditions will not be to their liking. Photograph: Barry Chambers/Inpho

Ireland coach Phil Simmons has kept to the players that took part in the recent World Twenty20 in his 13-strong squad to take on Sri Lanka in t(...)

Corfu town: a cosmopolitan city when Athens was still a village.

(...), very upmarket, Rex, or Aegli with a shaded table overlooking the cricket pitch (yes, cricket is a still(...)

‘You will, on an average evening, find more Irish people in the bars of Anchorage than the saloons of Temple Bar.’ . Photograph: Eric Luke

(...). Leave it unattended and it will, almost immediately, turn from cricket ball into a sopping mass of(...)

Lancashire head coach Peter Moores will be named England head coach for a second time on Saturday. Photograph: Simon Cooper/PA

(...) has been leading the process as the managing director of England cricket, chaired an interview panel(...)

Janet Mullarney and Charles Tyrrell. Photograph on right: Clodagh Kilcoyne

(...) were passing the slums and the next thing he was playing cricket. That’s Charlie, he chats to everybody(...)

Oscar Pistorius rubs his eye in court in Pretoria. Barry Roux, Pistorius’ lawyer, has started to rebuild his case that the double-amputee track star’s fatal shooting of Reeva Steenkamp was a tragic accident after the defence was left reeling by the prosecution’s five-day cross examination. Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Pool/The New York Times

(...) by experts for the defence that showed the sounds of gunshots and of a cricket bat hitting a door(...)

South African Paralympic athlete Oscar Pistorius (centre) arriving at court during his ongoing murder trial, in Pretoria today. Photograph: EPA

(...) bloodied body slumped against the toilet after he broke down the door with a cricket bat. “I was(...)

(...) goodness sake, even within England there are many who would fail the Tebbit cricket test and secretly want(...)

Jacqueline O’Brien with  Vincent O’Brien and the then president Mrs Mary Robinson. Photograph: Alan Betson

(...) particular sport. Cricket for instance, in terms of fan base, and consequently potential players, is by many(...)

Oscar Pistorius leaves the high court in Pretoria yesterday. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

(...) with a cricket bat after having tried to kick it open, he said: “I could see she was breathing(...)

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