Trent Johnson: is confident as the Irish women prepare to face New Zealand.

Ireland women’s coach Trent Johnston is hoping that his squad can channel some of the spirit from the men’s 2007 World Cup exploits w(...)

The Ireland team celebrate their two-run win over the Netherlands at Claremont Road to secure a place at the Women’s World Twenty20 in Bangladesh. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Irish women’s team qualified for their first world tournament since 2005 in the most dramatic fashion at Claremont Road as they secured a two-run (...)

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(...)

Another great innings from opening bat Clare Shillington helped Ireland make it two from two in their ICC Women’s World Twenty20 qualifier this mornin(...)

Clare Shillington raises her bat after scoring a century against Japan during the ICC Women’s World Twenty20 global qualifier match at Milverton in Skerries. Photograph: Ian Jacobs/ICC

A brilliant 66-ball century from opener Clare Shillington helped Ireland to a landslide 117-run victory over Japan in their opening fixture of the ICC(...)

Ireland’s John Anderson hits a four on his way to a 127 total on the first day of the four-day ICC Intercontinental Cup game against the Netherlands in Deventer. Photograph: Rowland white/Inpho/Presseye.

Two exceptional Intercontinental Cup debuts marked the first day of Ireland’s four-day clash with the Netherlands in Deventer yesterday.Merrion openin(...)