Ireland’s Stuart Thompson (above),  Andy McBrine (42) and Stuart Thompson (41) made contributions which grew in importance as the day wore on. Photograph: Inpho

Leinster Lightning’s unbeaten record in the Interprovincial Championship is under serious pressure following the first day of their three-day game wit(...)

Andrew Balbirnie:  his unbeaten 103 helped Leinster claim the reverse fixture at Milverton at the beginning of May. Inpho/Presseye/Rowland White

After defending their three-day title with a weather-affected draw against the Northern Knights during the week, Leinster Lightning will set their si(...)

Kevin O’Brien: his 98 for Leinster Lighting against North West Warriors at Milverton came from 67 deliveries and featured 11 fours and three sixes to put his side ahead on DL calculations as the rain arrived. Photograph: Surjeet Kumar/Inpho

A 187-run fifth wicket stand between Kevin O’Brien and Andrew Balbirnie helped Leinster Lightning win the opening game of the Interprovincial 50-over (...)

North West Warriors’ Peter Connell bowls to Leinster Lightning’s Alex Cusack during day two of the RSA Inter-Provincial Championship match at College Park in Dublin. Photograph: Kieran Murray/Inpho

A changeable day of weather and at times fortunes ended with Leinster Lightning firmly in the ascendancy going into the (...)

 Ireland’s John Mooney. Photograph:  Rui Vieira/PA Wire.

Ireland all-rounder John Mooney will miss the first of the two One-Day Internationals against Pakistan in Dublin next month after he was handed(...)