Cricket Ireland will offer professional contracts to some players in the women's national team for the first time after a recommendation was passed at a recent board meeting.
The clash between the tournament's most consistent teams at the Women's World T20 proved predictably entertaining, but ended with a result that few predicted. In front of a crowd of almost 5,000, India recorded a memorable win over tournament favouri
India made a return to the final-four of the Women's World T20 for the first time since 2010, with a comfortable 52-run win over Ireland.
After rain prevented play in St Lucia on Saturday, the sun baked down in Guyana on Sunday as India and Australia both cemented their places at the top of Group B in the Women's World T20.
A new chapter in the history of women's cricket will be written when the first ever stand-alone Women's World T20 begins on Friday in the Caribbean.
The International Cricket Council (ICC) Board have unanimously approved a new World Cup qualification pathway at the conclusion of a week of meetings in Singapore.
The Irish Government, through Sport Ireland, has given a major boost to the Ireland Women's team ahead of its trip to the World T20 tournament in the Caribbean in November.