Phil Simmons restored to position of West Indies coach after apologising  for comments on selection policy. Photograph: Jewel Samad/AFP/Getty Images

Phil Simmons has been restored to his role as West Indies head coach after publicly apologising for the outburst which led to his suspension in Septem(...)

 Viv Richards has hit out at the West Indies Cricket Board over their treatment of Phil Simmons. Photograph: PA

Viv Richards has expressed his sympathy towards suspended coach Phil Simmons after describing the West Indies Cricket Board as “rotten”. The WICB last(...)

England coach Peter Moores, whose tenure seems to be coming to an end, leaves Malahide Cricket Club after his side’s ODI against Ireland was washed out. Photograph: Getty

Storm clouds – for Ireland literal, England metaphoric – summed up a bizarre and frustrating day of cricket at Malahide on Friday, with just 18 ove(...)

West Indies coach Phil Simmons talks to former Windies captain Clive Lloyd during nets ahead of the third Test  against England at    Kensington Oval in  Barbados. Photo: Jason O’Brien/Action Images/Livepic

West Indies coach Phil Simmons turned the tables of incoming ECB chairman Colin Graves after his side’s victory in Barbados, asking “how much cricket (...)

Ireland captain William Porterfield will win his 200th cap at the forthcoming One-Day International in Malahide. Photograph: Rowland White/INPHO

Cricket Ireland intend to have a new coach in place for the Royal London One-Day International against England at Malahide on May 8th, as they reac(...)

England’s James Anderson celebrates taking the wicket of West Indies’ Denesh Ramdin in the First Test  in Antigua to break the record for the most Test wickets as an England player previously held by Ian Botham. Photograph: Jason O’Brien/Action Images via Reuters

It had been a long time coming and for a while, as West Indies batted defiantly through the second half of the final day in pursuit of a draw in the f(...)

Ireland face England in a one day international at Malahide next month. Photograph: Sportsfile

Ireland welcome England to Malahide on Friday, May 8th for a one-day international with the gap between the two sides arguably the closest it has e(...)

Ian Bell’s 22nd Test Match century gave England control on the first day against the West Indies in Antigua. Photograph: Afp

Two teams, one of them, England, down on their uppers these past six months or so and under intense scrutiny and the other labelled mediocre by the EC(...)

Warren Deutrom, Cricket Ireland Chief Executive, says the search for Ireland’s new head coach will be fast-trackd. Photograph: David Maher/Sportsfile

Cricket Ireland are hoping to fast-track the appointment of a new head coach after it was confirmed on Friday that Phil Simmons will take charge of We(...)

Ireland coach Phil Simmons looks set to take over the West Indies job. Photograph: Indranil Mukherjee/AFP

Phil Simmons is expected to sign a contract to take over as West Indies coach in the coming days, bringing an end to a successful eight-year term with(...)