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Ireland, Switzerland advance to 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup
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Ireland, Switzerland advance to 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup

A first-ever major tournament for Ireland's women was the reward for Amber Barrett's 72nd-minute goal sealing a 1-0 win at Scotland.

Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien bids adieu to international cricket, shares heartfelt note
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Ireland all-rounder Kevin O’Brien bids adieu to international cricket, shares heartfelt note

Since his International debut in 2006, Kevin O'Brien, the most capped player in Ireland, has served the squad for almost 15 years and has been the main man behind many notable victories.

Highlights, Ireland vs Afghanistan, 3rd T20I in Belfast, Full Cricket Score: Afghans win by 22 runs
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Highlights, Ireland vs Afghanistan, 3rd T20I in Belfast, Full Cricket Score: Afghans win by 22 runs

Having gone 2-0 up in the five-match T20I series against Afghanistan so far, Ireland will enter the third match high on confidence with an eye on clinching the series with two games to spare.

Ireland vs New Zealand 1st T20 International: IRE vs NZ Head-to-Head Records and Stats
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Ireland vs New Zealand 1st T20 International: IRE vs NZ Head-to-Head Records and Stats

This is the second time when these two teams are meeting each other in the shortest format of the game. The first face-off was a group match in the 2009 ICC World T20.

Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: Dublin’s The Village Weather Update
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Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: Dublin’s The Village Weather Update

Some of the experienced Kiwi players including full-time skipper Kane Williamson will be out from the fixture. Wicketkeeper-batter Tom Latham will captain the side. On the other hand, the Irish boys will be led by Andy Balbirnie who is in a good form and showed good knocks against India.

Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips and Squad updates
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Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: Dream 11 Prediction, Fantasy Cricket Tips and Squad updates

Experienced names like Kane Williamson, Tim Southee and Trent Boult from the Black Caps have been rested for the trip as a part of the workload management. Glenn Phillips and Finn Allen have earned a call-up and can feature in their debut international match.

Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: IRE vs NZ Head-to-Head Records and Stats
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Ireland vs New Zealand 1st ODI 2022: IRE vs NZ Head-to-Head Records and Stats

Ireland displayed a good fighting spirit during their last T20 International series against India as well. Though they failed to clinch victory in any of the matches, they scared India while chasing a target of 226 as they lost by a thin margin of four runs.

India vs Ireland: Deepak Hooda and Sanju Samson's carnage at Malahide leaves Cricket Twitter in awe
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India vs Ireland: Deepak Hooda and Sanju Samson's carnage at Malahide leaves Cricket Twitter in awe

Deepak Hooda became only the fourth Indian to score a T20I ton and was ably supported by Sanju Samson (77) as India posted a commanding 225/7 in the 2nd T20I against Ireland.

India vs Ireland: Deepak Hooda lights up Malahide with 55-ball century in 2nd T20I, joins exclusive club
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India vs Ireland: Deepak Hooda lights up Malahide with 55-ball century in 2nd T20I, joins exclusive club

Deepak Hooda became only the fourth Indian to score a hundred in Twenty20 Internationals, his 104 off 57 balls helping the visitors finish on a commanding 227/7.

India vs Ireland, 1st T20I stat attack: Milestones for Kishan, Bhuvneshwar; Skipper Pandya opens account
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India vs Ireland, 1st T20I stat attack: Milestones for Kishan, Bhuvneshwar; Skipper Pandya opens account

We take a look at some of the milestones achieved and records broken during the first T20I between Ireland and India in Malahide.

India vs Ireland: Hardik Pandya-led visitors start favourites in T20Is despite inexperience
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India vs Ireland: Hardik Pandya-led visitors start favourites in T20Is despite inexperience

Ahead of their fixtures against England later in the summer, India take on Ireland in two T20Is in what will mark Hardik Pandya's debut as captain of the national team.

ICC adds Bangladesh, Ireland to Women's Championship, awards ODI status to five Associate teams
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ICC adds Bangladesh, Ireland to Women's Championship, awards ODI status to five Associate teams

Bangladesh and Ireland join Australia, England, India, New Zealand, Pakistan, South Africa, Sri Lanka and West Indies in pursuit of automatic qualification for the 2025 ICC Women's World Cup.

Mysterious sea creature found in Ireland, sparks debate on social media
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Mysterious sea creature found in Ireland, sparks debate on social media

The now-viral photo of the mysterious creature was posted last week on Reddit by the person who came across the animal

On this day in 2018: Ireland becomes 11th Test playing nation
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On this day in 2018: Ireland becomes 11th Test playing nation

Ireland battled hard against Pakistan on debut but ended up losing the match by 5 wickets.

Explained: What’s next for North Ireland after Sinn Fein wins?
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Explained: What’s next for North Ireland after Sinn Fein wins?

Irish unity did not play a big role in this year’s Northern Ireland election campaign, which was dominated by more immediate worries, especially a cost-of-living crisis driven by the soaring costs of food and fuel

North Ireland parties urged to work together after Sinn Fein win
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North Ireland parties urged to work together after Sinn Fein win

It's the first time in Northern Ireland's history that an Irish nationalist party has topped the voting

UK voters head to polls for local and regional elections with prediction of historic Northern Ireland result
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UK voters head to polls for local and regional elections with prediction of historic Northern Ireland result

The results, which are expected from Friday, could have huge constitutional implications for the four-nation UK's future

UK and Ireland submit bid to host UEFA Euro 2028
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UK and Ireland submit bid to host UEFA Euro 2028

The "Expression of Interest" comes on deadline day, with The Times in London reporting earlier this week that the UK and Ireland bid was set to be unopposed.

India to play two T20Is in Ireland before England tour, senior players likely to skip series
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India to play two T20Is in Ireland before England tour, senior players likely to skip series

India will kick off Ireland's bumper home summer by playing the two T20Is ahead of their tour to England, which starts with last summer's rescheduled fifth Test at Edgbaston on 1 July.