Former Sri Lanka seamer Chaminda Vaas has agreed a short-term deal to become a bowling consultant with the Ireland national side ahead of the World T20 in March.
Fast bowler Boyd Rankin has confirmed that he will once again represent Ireland in international cricket after not making much progress in his England career.
The International Cricket Council on Friday announced the groups and schedule of the ICC World Twenty20 India 2016, which will be staged across eight venues in India from 8 March to 3 April.
Cricket Ireland have confirmed that they will be the hosts of ODI series against Pakistan and Sri Lanka next year, with all the matches being played in Malahide.
Ireland overcame Zimbabwe by two wickets in a hard-fought contest at the Harare Sports Club on Tuesday to seal a consolation victory in the three-match ODI series.