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.

Porterfield says Lord's Test a 'pinnacle' for Ireland

2019-07-23 18:41

Ireland captain William Porterfield will be back on familiar territory when they march to the "pinnacle" ends with a Test at Lord's against England.

Porterfield confident of Ireland's place at Test table

2018-05-16 07:35

Ireland captain William Porterfield was in no doubt his side deserved their elevation to Test cricket after a thrilling debut ended in a five-wicket loss to Pakistan.

Porterfield hopes conditions favour Test debutants Ireland

2018-05-08 18:28

Ireland captain William Porterfield hopes a combination of local conditions and county cricket experience will work in his side's favour when they face Pakistan.


England collapse sets up Ireland Test thriller

2019-07-25 20:31

Ireland have the chance to pull off one of the biggest upsets in Test history after another England collapse set the scene for a thrilling finish.

Ireland captain Porterfield unhappy with Foakes stumping

2019-05-04 16:21

Ireland captain William Porterfield has blasted England's Ben Foakes for his delayed stumping of Andrew Balbirnie.

Ireland bowl in inaugural Test against Pakistan

2018-05-12 12:03

Ireland's first ever men's Test against Pakistan finally got under way, with home captain William Porterfield winning the toss and electing to field.

England 'old boys' in Ireland squad for Pakistan Test

2018-05-04 17:54

Former England internationals Boyd Rankin and Ed Joyce were included in a 14-man Ireland squad for their inaugural Test against Pakistan.

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