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

Scotland claimed an eight-wicket victory over Ireland in the last of the One-Day Internationals in Malahide, but the narrative of the final day of (...)

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(...)

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(...)

On his record 227th cap for Ireland, Andrew White celebrates taking a wicket  with Andrew McBrine, who took the catch, and Nick Larkin in the one-day game against Sri Lanka ‘A’ at Stormont in Belfast. Photograph:  Rowland White/Inpho/Presseye

Wicket-keeper Stuart Poynter looks set to make a late run for potential inclusion in Ireland’s squad for next year’s World Cup after he scored a st(...)

Ireland cricket coach Phil Simmons. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland have announced their World Twenty20 squad, retaining the 15 players currently on tour in West Indies. As such, the party that co(...)

A match-winning century from Andrew Poynter for Clontarf in last summer’s RSA All-Ireland Senior Cup Final helped his return to the Ireland senior squad. Photograph:  Ryan Byrne/Inpho

A first tour call-up for Bready seam bowler Craig Young and a return to the senior fold for Clontarf’s Andrew Poynter pointed to the fact that Ireland(...)

Trent Johnston at an Ireland training session at  Malahide Cricket Club last month. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland have named 36 players in two squads ahead of a busy winter programme. The established senior players make up the 13-man national performance s(...)

Max Sorensen claimed five wickets in Scotland’s second innings  as Ireland won the Intercontinental Cup clash in Clontarf. Photograph:   Rowland White/Inpho/Presseye

Ireland bowler Max Sorensen continued where he left off on Friday to secure an innings victory against Scotland in the Intercontinental Cup at Castle (...)

Ireland batsman Kevin O’Brien launches a six during the  Intercontinental Cup match against Scotland at Castle Avenue. Photograph:  Morgan Treacy/Inpho

A defiant knock of 60 from Scottish lower order batsman Safyaan Sharif denied Ireland victory inside three days in the side’s Intercontinental Cup cla(...)

 Ireland captain William Porterfield. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images

Ireland have named a full-strength squad for the World Cup qualifiers against Scotland at Stormont in Belfast next week.Ireland sealed qualification f(...)