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World Cup 2015 (Ireland)
Ireland face daunting challenge against South Africa Ireland face daunting challenge against South Africa ZZZZ2:47 amZZZZ
Having won matches against the West Indies and the UAE in the space of 15 days, the games will now come thick and fast for Ireland.
O'Brien set to break Irish caps record O'Brien set to break Irish caps record ZZZZ12:16 amZZZZ
One of the men who will be expected to step up is Kevin OíBrien, for so long the baby of the Irish side but who will make his 232nd appearance, a new Irish record.
Balbirnie returns to happy hunting ground Balbirnie returns to happy hunting ground ZZZZ12:15 amZZZZ
ANDY BALBIRNIE knows that, but for one stroke of good luck, he could be sitting at home in Dublin watching the World Cup on TV instead of preparing to meet the might of South Africa in Canberra.
De Villiers looms large for Ireland De Villiers looms large for Ireland ZZZZ12:13 amZZZZ
WILLIAM Porterfield has no recollection of the catch he took to dismiss AB de Villiers in Guyana eight years ago. But he will be desperately hoping for a repeat when the sides meet.
                        P  Pts     NRR
India                   3    6   +2.630
South Africa            3    4    +1.26
Ireland                 2    4   +0.338
West Indies             4    4   -0.313
Zimbabwe                4    2   -0.723
Pakistan                3    2   -1.373
UAE                     3    0   -1.326
Ireland squad with Irish Ambassador Noel White
Ireland squad with Irish Ambassador Noel White ©CricketEurope
World Cup 2015 (Scotland)
Moles delighted with the win Moles delighted with the win ZZZZ7:47 amZZZZ
Former Scotland coach Andy Moles refused to gloat after Afghanistan inflicted a heart-breaking defeat on his old team.
Scotland fined for slow over-rate in Dunedin Scotland fined for slow over-rate in Dunedin ZZZZ7:42 amZZZZ
Scotland has been fined for maintaining a slow over-rate during its Pool A match against Afghanistan at Dunedin.
Scotland lose to Afghanistan in last over Scotland lose to Afghanistan in last over ZZZZ3:47 pmZZZZ
Scotland fought all the way against Afghanistan as the match swung one way then the other only to fall short in the final over.
Preston Mommsen press conference Preston Mommsen press conference ZZZZ10:59 amZZZZ
Preston Mommsen reflects on the one wicket loss to Afghanistan.
                        P  Pts     NRR
New Zealand             4    8    3.589
Sri Lanka               4    6    0.128
Bangladesh              3    3    0.287
Australia               3    3   -0.305
Afghanistan             3    2   -0.760
England                 4    2   -1.201
Scotland                3    0   -1.735
Richie Berrington who scored fifty against New Zealand
Richie Berrington who scored fifty against New Zealand ©CricketEurope
Latest News
Ireland
Simmons in line for Windies post Simmons in line for Windies post ZZZZ1:55 amZZZZ
IRELAND cricket coach Phil Simmonsís days in charge could be numbered. Reports in the Caribbean say the Trinidadianís appointment to the vacant head coach job of West Indies was a ďdone dealĒ.
IACUS Conference 2015 IACUS Conference 2015 ZZZZ12:32 amZZZZ
The Irish Association of Cricket Umpires and Scorers met on Saturday last for their annual general meeting and conference.
Aaron Hamilton appointed full-time Ireland Women's Coach Aaron Hamilton appointed full-time Ireland Women's Coach ZZZZ2:52 pmZZZZ
Western Australian Aaron Hamilton has been appointed Cricket Ireland's full-time womenís head coach and performance pathway manager.
Morgan snub for Ireland Morgan snub for Ireland ZZZZ12:53 amZZZZ
Eoin Morgan has been given permission by England to miss the ODI at Malahide in May in another show of disdain towards Ireland from one of the 'major' cricketing nations.
Morgan to miss Ireland ODI Morgan to miss Ireland ODI ZZZZ12:48 amZZZZ
Englandís One Day International cricket captain Eoin Morgan will not lead the side against his native Ireland in their ODI clash in Malahide on Friday 8 May.
Scotland
Beghin joins Forfarshire Beghin joins Forfarshire ZZZZ8:20 pmZZZZ
Graeme Beghin has been signed by Forfarshire as Overseas Player/Coach for 2015
ICC WCL and ICC I-Cup fixtures announced ICC WCL and ICC I-Cup fixtures announced ZZZZ8:46 amZZZZ
The International Cricket Council has announced the schedule for both the ICC World Cricket League Championship and the ICC Intercontinental Cup from 2015 to 2017.
Scotland collects a hat trick of awards Scotland collects a hat trick of awards ZZZZ5:18 pmZZZZ
Cricket Scotland has picked up three Pepsi ICC Development Awards for the Europe region.
David Hinchcliffe is new head coach at West David Hinchcliffe is new head coach at West ZZZZ4:56 pmZZZZ
West of Scotland CC announces the appointment of a new Head Coach for 2015.
Fritz de Beer joins Ferguslie Fritz de Beer joins Ferguslie ZZZZ3:57 pmZZZZ
Ferguslie have recruited Free State Under-19's wicket-keeper Fritz de Beer as their Overseas Amateur for 2015.
Netherlands
HCC Promotion Push Gets a Big Boost HCC Promotion Push Gets a Big Boost ZZZZ4:59 pmZZZZ
In a bid to return to the Topklasse at the first time of asking, HCC have secured the services of two top South African first-class cricketers
HBS Strengthen Team on Return to Topklasse HBS Strengthen Team on Return to Topklasse ZZZZ4:38 pmZZZZ
HBS have made strides to ensure survival in the top-flight by attracting South African all-rounder Sybrand Engelbrecht
WCL Championship and I-Cup fixtures announced WCL Championship and I-Cup fixtures announced ZZZZ3:52 pmZZZZ
The ICC has released the schedule for the World Cricket League Championship and Intercontinental Cup
VRA recruit Wellington's BJ Barnett VRA recruit Wellington's BJ Barnett ZZZZ6:59 amZZZZ
VRA sign Wellington Firebirds batting all-rounder BJ Barnett for the coming season.
Tom Cooper signs for Somerset Tom Cooper signs for Somerset ZZZZ6:43 amZZZZ
Dutch international Tom Cooper has signed for Somerset for the 2015 season.
CE Worldwide
ICC threat to suspend USACA no empty one ICC threat to suspend USACA no empty one ZZZZ3:53 pmZZZZ
A strongly worded letter sent to USACA president Gladstone Dainty threatens to suspend the organisation "with immediate effect".
UAE crash to heavy defeat UAE crash to heavy defeat ZZZZ1:36 pmZZZZ
India defeat the United Arab Emirates by nine wickets in Perth.
Afghanistan triumph a victory for development programme Afghanistan triumph a victory for development programme ZZZZ10:09 amZZZZ
Afghanistan's first World Cup win is a victory for those who support global development. But that development is now under threat.
Afghans give Sri Lanka a scare, but batting lets them down Afghans give Sri Lanka a scare, but batting lets them down ZZZZ8:21 amZZZZ
Afghanistan come remarkably close to a win over Sri Lanka at the World Cup, but are let down by some ropey batting.
UAE get close against Zimbabwe UAE get close against Zimbabwe ZZZZ7:48 amZZZZ
UAE push Zimbabwe close in their opening World Cup match.
Afghanistan World Cup debut ends in defeat Afghanistan World Cup debut ends in defeat ZZZZ10:54 amZZZZ
Afghanistan are defeated by Bangladesh on their World Cup debut.
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