Niall O Brien

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Cricket Ireland will offer professional contracts to women in 2019. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Cricket Ireland is to offer senior professional playing contracts to women for the first time in 2019 after endorsing a recent decision made at its bo(...)

Ireland’s Niall O’Brien has announced his retirement from cricket. Photo: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Ireland wicketkeeper-batsman Niall O’Brien has announced his retirement following a 16-year playing career. O’Brien first represented Ireland in 2002(...)

 Wexford’s Kevin Foley and Paul Greville of Westmeath grapple at Cusack Park. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Wexford 2-21 Westmeath 0-16 Despite producing a sluggish performance, Wexford qualified for an All-Ireland quarter-final showdown with Clare by comf(...)

Carlow celebrate their Joe McDonagh Cup Final victory over Westmeath at Croke Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Carlow 2-26 Westmeath 1-24 Carlow sealed promotion to next season’s Leinster SHC with a five-point McDonagh Cup final victory over Westmeath at Crok(...)

Ed Joyce was the first Ireland batsman to fall against Pakistan. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Pakistan: 310-9 dec (Faheem Ashraf 83, Asad Shafiq 62, Shadab Khan 55, T Murtagh 4-45) v Ireland 130: (Mohammad Abbas 4-44) & 64-0 Ireland were (...)

Ireland batsman Kevin O’Brien in action during the ICC World Cup qualifying Super Sixes game against Afghanistan at Harare Sports Club. Photograph:     Inpho/ICC

Ireland captain William Porterfield has questioned the International Cricket Council’s decision to make the World Cup smaller. Porterfield’s side wil(...)

Ireland’s William Porterfield and Paul Stirling were in record-breaking form against UAE. Photograph: Getty Images

Ireland recorded a dominant 226-run Duckworth-Lewis victory over the United Arab Emirates in Harare to progress through to the Super Six stage of the (...)

Ed Joyce top-scored with 62 in Ireland’s World Cup qualifier against the West Indies in Harare. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland battled hard, and looked the better side early on, but ultimately fell short of the target against the West Indies in Harare on Saturday as th(...)

Andrew Balbirnie top scored with 68 in Harare. Photograph: Cricket Ireland

Ireland (268-7) beat Netherlands (141 ao) by 93 runs (DLS method) A near flawless team effort saw Ireland begin the ICC Cricket World Cup Qualifier t(...)

DCU’s Fergal Whittely holds off DIT’s Derek McNicholas. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

DCU 2-20 DIT 1-12 DCU held off the challenge of Dublin neighbours DIT to advance to the final of the Fitzgibbon Cup after a good contest at Parnell P(...)

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