Mick Hunt

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 Karl McDermott: “Would I take an Ireland win or a good pitch? I’d take a good pitch.” Photo: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Karl McDermott took an unlikely route to one of the top jobs in world cricket having been appointed head groundsman at Lord’s. The 43-year-old Dublin(...)

Former Clontarf Cricket Club groundsman Karl McDermott has been appointed head groundsman at Lord’s. Photograph: Gareth Copley/Getty

Former Clontarf Cricket Club groundsman Karl McDermott has been appointed head groundsman at the world’s most famous cricket ground - Lord’s. McDermo(...)

The new £25 million Warner Stand at Lord’s was opened this week. Photograph: Jeff Spicer/Getty Images

Prince Philip borrowed the royal scissors for one of the last times on Wednesday for the opening of the new £25 million Warner Stand at Lord’s, the fi(...)

 Mitchell Johnson took the wickets of Gary Ballance and Joe Root as Australia dominated the second day of the second Ashes Test at Lord’s. Photograph: PA

Australia have the second Test by the throat. After Steve Smith had consolidated his first day efforts by making 215 before he was lbw reverse sweepin(...)