Afghanistan, Ireland get ICC funding boost

The ICC board meeting in Dubai has resulted in Associate sides Afghanistan and Ireland granted more funding to grow the game, with the aim of having them play more bilateral series in future.

Ireland to host Afghanistan in ODI series

Cricket officials in Ireland confirmed that the national side will host fellow Associate team Afghanistan in a five-match ODI series in July this year.

ICC could include more sides at next WT20

International Cricket Council chief executive Dave Richardson has hinted that the next World T20, taking place in Australia in 2020, could have more Associate sides involved.

Ireland end campaign with loss to Holland

Ireland's trip to the World Twenty20 in India ended in one more disappointment as they lost to the Netherlands by 12 runs in Dharamsala, with rain shortening the match to six overs per side.

Ireland out as rain scuppers World T20 hopes

Ireland were knocked out at the first round of the World T20 on Friday after their game against Bangladesh was abandoned due to rain after only eight overs were possible in the first innings.