Ireland’s Shauna Kavanagh  bats during the Women’s World Twenty20 match against Australia at the Feroz Shah Kotla Ground  in Delhi, India. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Ireland lost their final game at the Women’s World Twenty20 as they went down to a seven wicket defeat to a rampant Australian side conscious of the n(...)

Isobel Joyce: ‘We didn’t do ourselves any favours in the first six overs, and found it very difficult to pull it back then.’ Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Ireland’s women cricketers slipped to a 93-run defeat by tournament favourites New Zealand in their opening encounter in the ICC World Twenty20 in Moh(...)

Kim Garth: Ireland’s Player of the Year made her international debut at 14 years of age.

What would it be like to play sport professionally? For many women it is a pipe dream but a couple of Ireland’s top young cricketers – teenager Kim G(...)

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(...)

Claire Shillington’s 34 helped Ireland cruise to victory over Scotland in Bangkok. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland Women swept past Scotland on Thursday morning to secure a place in Saturday’s T20 World Cup Qualifier final against Bangladesh, but more impor(...)

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(...)

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(...)