ICC World Twenty20 Qualifier, Malahide Cricket Club, Dublin - Ireland’s Paul Stirling batting Photograph: INPHO/Gary Carr

A quite extraordinary series of results in the final round of Group A games saw Ireland qualify for a fifth straight World Twenty20 finals following t(...)

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(...)

Brett Lee has taken up a short-term deal with Cricket Ireland to act as bowling coach during Ireland’s World Cup warm-up period in Sydney. The 38-year-old Australian retired from all cricket last month. Photograph:  Brendon Thorne/Getty Images

Australian fast-bowling legend Brett Lee will help with Ireland’s World Cup preparations after agreeing a short-term deal with Cricket Ireland to act (...)

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(...)

Former Irish cricket captain Trent Johnston will leave Ireland to take up a job coaching inj New South Wales. Photograph:   ©INPHO/Barry Chambers

Former Irish cricket captain, Trent Johnston has accepted a coaching job with Cricket New South Wales and will begin a two-year contract with the Aust(...)

 Ed Joyce has been in outstanding form for  Sussex ahead of Ireland’s games against Sri Lanka in Clontarf this week. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Ireland v Sri Lanka, Castle Avenue, Clontarf, Tuesday, 10.45am With less than 10 months to Ireland’s third appearance at a 50-overs World Cup a(...)

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(...)

Trent Johnston: On a two-year deal to coach the Ireland women’s team.

Trent Johnston will make it to Bangladesh after all after the retired international opening bowler was named the new Ireland women’s team coach ahead (...)

 Ireland’s man-of-the-match  John Mooney is congratulated in Dubai. Photograph: Barry Chambers/Inpho

Ireland created its own piece of cricketing history in Dubai on Friday as they became the first international team to win three trophies in a calen(...)

Ireland’s Trent Johnston had to leave the field after bowling two overs.  Photograph: Barry Chambers/Inpho

Ireland moved within sight of a fourth Intercontinental Cup trophy in Dubai on Thursday as they reduced Afghanistan to 136 for five, still 211 runs sh(...)