Isobel Joyce batting for Ireland in the ICC World Twenty20 clash against Bangladesh. Photograph: Barry Chambers/Inpho

Isobel Joyce is the captain of the Irish cricket team which, last Saturday, won the T20 World Cup Qualifier tournament in Thailand, earning them a pla(...)

Ireland celebrate their win over Bangladesh in the ICC Women’s World Cup Qualifiers final

After a week of largely comprehensive successes in the T20 qualifiers, Ireland’s women came out on top in the most dramatic of finals against Banglade(...)

Isobel Joyce’s 4-20 set-up Ireland’s seven-wicket win over Scotland in Zimbabwe. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland women duly wrapped up a third successive success in their T20 World Cup qualifying campaign with a seven wicket win over Zimbabwe in Bangkok o(...)

Dermot Dix of Headfort School

Headfort is a private day and boarding school established in 1949. It has a staff of 30 and has 95 pupils between the prep school and Montessori. What(...)

 Kate Dillon: got the only goal in Railway Union’s win over Hermes.   Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Only Ulster Elks had a comfortable passage in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup on Saturday. They beat Lisnagarvey 4-1 as six sides won by just(...)

There has been no shortage of surprise results in the Irish Senior Cup in recent seasons, but Glenanne’s victory on penalty strokes over Pegasus in Be(...)

Ireland’s Laura Delany is stumped by Pakistan wicketkeeper Batool Fatima during the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 Qualifier semi-final at Claremont Road. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ireland women’s coach Jeremy Bray has backed his side to keep up their dominance over the Netherlands in Wednesday’s ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualif(...)

Emmet Riordan at Claremont RoadIreland will have one more shot to earn qualification for next year’s Women’s World Twenty20 finals in Wednesday’s thir(...)

 Kim Garth and Ireland will face Pakistan on Monday. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland lost their first big test of the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualifiers at Merrion Cricket Club today, as they went down to a eight-wicket defe(...)

Ireland’s Trent Johnston will be in action for   YMCA against Pembroke in Sunday’s   Leinster Senior Cup final  at Castle Avenuey. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho

YMCA will have to wait at least another 24 hours to begin their attempt at an historic treble after today’s RSA Leinster Senior Cup Final against neig(...)