Pakistan will have to wait a while longer for international cricket's return to their grounds, after Cricket Ireland confirmed that their proposed limited-overs tour to the country in September has been put on hold.
Chief executive Warren Deutrom has suggested fast bowler Boyd Rankin return to Cricket Ireland ahead of next year's World Cup in Australasia.
Chief executive Warren Deutrom has cherished Monday's confirmation of Ireland's one-off ODIs against Australia and England next year.
Chief executive David Richardson has countered suggestion that the International Cricket Council's anti-corruption and security unit is proving ineffective.
Coach Phil Simmons emerged frustrated and outspoken, after Ireland's second ODI against Sri Lanka was washed out without a delivery bowled at Clontarf Cricket Club Ground in Dublin earlier this week.