Simmons blasts 10 sixes as Windies rout Ireland to level T20 series

2020-01-20 07:08

Opening batsman Lendl Simmons blasted 10 sixes in an undefeated 91 as West Indies routed Ireland.

Ireland stun world champion Windies in T20 opener

2020-01-16 06:51

Ireland kept their nerve in a nail-biting final over to pull off a narrow win over world champions, the West Indies, in the first of their three-match Twenty20 series.

'Hungry' Lewis hits century as West Indies sweep Ireland

2020-01-13 06:56

Evin Lewis smashed a dazzling century as West Indies defeated Ireland by five wickets on Sunday to complete a 3-0 sweep of the one-day international series.

Ireland's Carbery set to miss Six Nations

2020-01-08 21:30

Ireland flyhalf Joey Carbery is set to miss the Six Nations tournament after suffering a wrist injury.

Ireland Test plans suffer further blow as Sri Lanka match postponed

2019-12-18 17:06

Ireland's Test plans suffered a fresh blow with the announcement that Sri Lanka have postponed their one-off Test scheduled to take place in February 2020.

Denmark thwart Ireland again to join Switzerland at Euro 2020

2019-11-19 07:19

The Republic of Ireland missed out on automatic qualification for Euro 2020 as a draw with Denmark secured the visitors' place at next summer's showpiece.

Ex-Ireland lock: Springbok World Cup win tainted by drug abuse

2019-11-12 12:10

Former Ireland lock Neil Francis says an asterisk should be put next to the Springboks' Rugby World Cup win because of drug abuse.

World Cup exit will mark me for rest of my life - Sexton

2019-11-07 14:29

Johnny Sexton said the disappointment of Ireland exiting the Rugby World Cup at the quarter-final stage will remain with him and his team-mates.

'Angry' wife of CJ Stander slams media criticism of Ireland

2019-10-23 12:34

The wife of South African-born Ireland flank CJ Stander has hit out at media criticism following their Rugby World Cup exit.

Cursed Ireland & brilliant Barretts: 5 talking points from NZ's win

2019-10-20 07:25

New Zealand dismantled an error-strewn Ireland to progress to a mouth-watering semi-final against England, as the Irish were again found wanting at the quarter-final stage.


Pollard's 4 wickets in vain as 2nd T20 v Ireland abandoned

2020-01-19 08:17

Captain Kieron Pollard produced the best bowling spell by a West Indian in T20 International before rain forced the second match against Ireland to be abandoned.

Sexton named Ireland captain in Farrell's first Six Nations squad

2020-01-15 19:51

Talismanic flyhalf Johnny Sexton will captain Ireland for the forthcoming Six Nations campaign as head coach Andy Farrell names his first squad.

Cottrell six seals one-wicket win for Windies

2020-01-10 07:43

Sheldon Cottrell blasted a six off the penultimate ball to give the West Indies a thrilling one-wicket victory over Ireland in the second one-day international at Kensington Oval on Thursday.

Lewis hits undefeated 99 as Windies ease to victory

2020-01-08 07:24

Evin Lewis fell agonisingly short of a century as his undefeated 99 helped the West Indies cruise to victory over Ireland.

Ireland star Aki extends contract after RWC disappointment

2019-11-29 17:16

Bundee Aki has put a disappointing World Cup behind him by signing a extension to his present contract with the Irish Rugby Football Union and Connacht.

Springbok doping accusation | Irish legend has his say

2019-11-18 10:24

Former Ireland centre Brian O'Driscoll disagrees with his countryman's views that the Springboks' World Cup win was tarnished over drug abuse.

Porterfield steps down as Ireland captain, Balbirnie takes over

2019-11-08 17:28

William Porterfield has stepped down as Ireland captain after 11 years at the helm, Cricket Ireland has announced.

Wallabies to face Ireland at Sydney Cricket Ground

2019-11-01 07:08

The Wallabies will play at the Sydney Cricket Ground for the first time in 34 years when they face Ireland in 2020.

Boks back into top 4 of World Rugby rankings

2019-10-21 09:48

The Springboks have moved up a spot to fourth in the latest World Rugby rankings.

'Broken' Schmidt signs off with scars

2019-10-20 06:45

A "broken" Joe Schmidt signed off as Ireland coach with a defeat to his native NZ that condemned the Irish team to a record seventh Rugby World Cup quarter-final exit.

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