Ireland’s George Dockrell catches out West Indies batsman Darren Sammy during the Pool B Cricket World Cup match  at Saxton  Oval in Nelson. Photograph:   Marty Melville/AFP/Getty Images

They say a week is a long time in politics and when it comes to our victory over the West Indies in beautiful Nelson on Monday, the same holds true(...)

Electric Picnic in Stradbally, Co Laois, which takes place in early September. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

JANUARY Yeats 2015 All year A national celebration of the life and work of the Nobel prize-winning poet, with an extensive programm(...)

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(...)

UAE's Mohammed Naveed bowls to Ireland captain  William Porterfield on the first day of the Intercontinental Cup clash in Sharjah. Photograph:  Barry Chambers/ICC/Inpho

Ireland made the perfect start to their season in Sharjah yesterday as they dominated the opening day of their Intercontinental Cup clash with (...)