Emmet Riordan

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Notre Dame players celebrate after the final whistle of the game against Navy at the Aviva stadium in September, 2012. Photograph: Barry Cronin/Getty Images

A dark and dreary February afternoon at the Aviva Stadium and the only lights shining are the moon lander-like gadgets that keep the grass growing on (...)

At 7’ 1” Pakistan left-arm fast bowler Mohammad Irfan will present the Ireland batsman with a serious test in the Pool B encounter between the sides at the Adelaide Oval on Sunday. Photograph:   Fiona Goodall/AFP/Getty Images

They call Adelaide the ‘City of Churches’ but Ireland go into tomorrow’s final Pool B game against Pakistan with more than a wing and a prayer of mak(...)

Andre Russell’s power hitting is a devastating weapon at the bottom of the West Indies order. Photograph: William West/AFP/Getty Images

With a nine-day turnaround between the win against West Indies and Wednesday’s Pool B outing against the UAE, Ireland’s cricketers have had plenty of(...)

Jason Gillespie: ‘Ireland are ticking all the boxes: they’ve done well, they’ve punched well above their weight in limited-overs tournaments.’ Photograph:  Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Former Australia fast bowler Jason Gillespie believes Ireland should be fast-tracked to full Test status and that the country has the playing and adm(...)

Ireland’s Stuart Thompson lies on the ground after making his ground to secure the bye that gave Ireland a three-wicket win over Zimbabwe at the ICC World Twenty20 in Sylhet, Bangladesh. Photograph: Surjeet/Inpho

What looked like an easy-going parade to victory turned into a frantic last-ball win for Ireland yesterday as they opened their World Twenty20 camp(...)

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(...)

 Pat Cummins,  makes his return to competitive action following injury.

Some of Ireland’s most talented young cricketers will play with and against Australian fast bowler Patrick Cummins as he makes his return to competiti(...)

Cricket Ireland chief executive Warren Deutrom: welcomes the news on Tuesday. Photograph: Inpho

Cricket Ireland will live stream both of this week’s RSA Insurance one-day internationals against Pakistan in Clontarf after teaming up with Go(...)