Interprovincial Championship 2014
P W T D L BP Pts LCU 4 3 0 1 0 23 74 NCU 4 1 0 1 2 19 38 NWCU 4 1 0 0 3 19 35Scorecard Report North West Warriors (20) beat Northern Knights (4) by 44 runs, 26 August.
Scorecard Leinster Lightning (23) beat North West Warriors (5) by 65 runs, 1 July.
Scorecard Leinster Lightning (23) beat Northern Knights (4) by 157 runs, 19 June.
Scorecard Northern Knights (21) beat North West Warriors (5) by 8 wickets, 3 June.
Scorecard North West Warriors (5) lost to Leinster Lightning (22) by 4 wickets, 20 May.
Improved batting leads to exciting finale (08-28-2014)
A much improved batting display by both sides could yet ensure an exciting finish to the Newstalk Inter-provincial Championship series with the Northern Knights needing another 107 runs on the final day
Wickets galore on first day (08-27-2014)
The final match in the Newstalk inter-provincial match was careering towards a two-day finish after 23 wickets fell in a hectic opening day at Eglinton.
Honours even after intriguing second day (08-27-2014)
It's honours even after an intriguing second day's play in the Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship game between the North West Warriors and Northern Knights at Eglinton.
Wickets tumble on first day of Inter-Provincial clash (08-26-2014)
An amazing 23 wickets tumbled on a bowler dominated first day of the Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship clash between the North West Warriors and Northern Knights at Eglinton.
Depleted squads for Warriors and Knights (08-25-2014)
Last three-day game hit by availability problems for both sides.
Northern Knights Squad to face North West Warriors (08-20-2014)
Andrew White will again captain the Northern Knights against North West Warriors in the 3 day Newstalk IP Championship from 26-28 August at Eglinton. Several players were unavailable for selection.
Mooney lifts title for Leinster yet again (08-15-2014)
For the second year in a row at The Lawn, John Mooney received the inter-provincial championship trophy as captain of Leinster Lightning, confirming their dominance of the three-day game.
Leinster Lightning clinch Championship (08-14-2014)
Leinster Lightning are the 2014 Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship winners after their rain affected game with Northern Knights petered out into a tame draw at Waringstown.
Rain curtails Knights v Lightning clash (08-12-2014)
Heavy rain has curtailed the first day of the Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship match between Northern Knights and Leinster Lightning at Waringstown.
Carroll replaces Coghlan in Leinster squad (08-11-2014)
Bill Coghlan is unavailable due to work commitments and has been replaced by Railway Union’s Kenny Carroll.
Anderson returns but Collins misses out for Lightning (08-08-2014)
This squad sees the inclusion of a fully fit vice-captain John Anderson with Pat Collins missing out due to fracturing two toes last weekend.
Knights name squad to face Lightning (08-06-2014)
Three players are named in the squad for the first time; Robert McKinley, Neill Gill and Stephen Bunting.
Lightning on course to defend title (07-05-2014)
LEINSTER Lightning look well placed to defend the Newstalk Interprovincial Championship after a 65 run win over North-West Warriors
McBrine heroics can't save Warriors (07-04-2014)
Andy McBrine led from the front as North West Warriors finally reached 200 in a three-day inter-provincial but the captain’s defiant 87 was not enough to stave off a third successive defeat.
Mooney leads from the front (07-03-2014)
John Mooney grabbed three wickets as Leinster Lightning's quartet of international bowlers proved too strong for the North-West Warriors on the second day.
Lightning too strong for Warriors (07-03-2014)
Leinster Lightning extended their lead at the top of the table in the Newstalk 106-108 FM Interprovincial Championship when they completed a comprehensive victory by 65 runs over North-West Warriors.
Warriors batting fails again (07-03-2014)
North West Warriors’ batting failed them again, for the fifth successive innings this season in the Newstalk inter-provincial championship.
Lightning complete win over Warriors (07-03-2014)
Leinster Lightning extended their lead at the top of the championship table following their 65 run win over the North West Warriors at Malahide on the final day of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial clash.
Lightning in cruise control (07-02-2014)
Throughout the Championship the Warriors have had a major difficulty scoring runs and that pattern was not altered today as they were bowled out for 188 before tea.
Leinster fightback stuns Warriors (07-02-2014)
The Warriors took nine Leinster Lightning wickets for 190 before tea on the first day of the championship game at Malahide but, remarkably, the league leaders were still batting at the close.
Lightning strikes twice with last wicket partnership (07-02-2014)
However not for the first time this season a last wicket partnership changed the course of the match.
Lightning continue to dominate Warriors (07-02-2014)
It was an all-too-familiar story at Malahide as Leinster Lightning turned the screw on the second day of their Championship game against the North West Warriors.
Last wicket Lightning stand frustrates Warriors yet again (07-01-2014)
Leinster Lightning hold all the aces going into Day 2 of their match with the North West Warriors after an unbroken last wicket partnership of 109 saw them close play on 299 for 9.
Ackland replaces Anderson in Lightning squad (06-30-2014)
Ben Ackland called up as replacement for injured John Anderson.
Barnes named in Warriors squad (06-26-2014)
Jarred Barnes is the one new face in the Warriors squad for their three-day clash with Leinster Lightning next week in Malahide.
Coghlan replaces Ackland in Inter-pro squad (06-25-2014)
Clontarf opener Bill Coghlan replaces Ben Ackland in the Leinster Lightning squad for their inter-pro clash with North West Warriors next week.
Leinster still top of the pile (06-20-2014)
Leinster Lightning confirmed their dominance over the three-day format in the Newstalk Interpro at Trinity College yesterday.
Shannon rearguard in vain (06-20-2014)
Despite the best efforts of James Shannon, the Northern Knights could not deny Leinster Lightning their second successive victory in the Newstalk Interprovincial championship at College Park.
Lightning complete easy victory (06-20-2014)
Eddie Richardson and Albert van der Merwe shared six wickets at College Park to bowl Leinster Lightning to a 157-run victory over the Northern Knights,
Leinster Lightning take control (06-19-2014)
Leinster Lightning take control of game after dominating second day.
Lightning complete 157 run win over Knights (06-19-2014)
Leinster Lightning duly completed a 157 run win against the Northern Knights with just over an hour to spare on the third day of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial clash at College Park.
Leinster assume control (06-19-2014)
Leinster Lightning took a stranglehold on their Newstalk Inter-provincial championship game yesterday after the Northern Knights lost eight wickets for 39 runs on another sun-drenched day at College Park.
Even steven after first day at College Park (06-18-2014)
Leinster Lightning batted first and declared on 289 for 9 wickets four balls into the hundredth over. Northern Knights made 11 without loss in their three overs before the close of play.
Knights facing tough challenge (06-18-2014)
It is unlikely to get any easier so a total of 290 could yet be plenty competitive, a fact borne out by his declaration three overs before the close with only three of their possible four batting points in the bag.
Lightning dominate Knights on second day (06-18-2014)
Leinster Lightning assumed control on the second day of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship clash at College Park with a thoroughly dominant all-round display.
Honours even after tough first day (06-17-2014)
Leinster Lightning and Northern Knights will both feel relatively happy after a tough first day of their Championship clash.
Wasim surprise choice for Knights (06-13-2014)
Instonians professional Imad Wasim is the surprise choice for Northern Knight's Newstalk inter-provincial championship game against Leinster Lightning at College Park next week.
Changes in the Northern Knights squad (06-12-2014)
Mark Adair replaces injured Allen Coulter and Imad Wasim comes in to replace the unavailable Craig Ervine.
McLoughlin earns Lightning call-up (06-12-2014)
Cormac McLoughlin of The Hills gets his first Lightning call-up after an excellent start to the season for his club the Hills.
Knights still work in progress (06-06-2014)
Northern Knights coach Eugene Moleon admitted there was plenty to work to do ahead of their next Newstalk inter-provincial championship game against Leinster Lightning in Dublin, starting in 11 days’ time.
Knights in total command (06-05-2014)
Northern Knights were in a commanding position going into the last day of their Newstalk inter-provincial championship game against the North West Warriors at Stormont.
Knights complete comprehensive 8 wicket victory against Warriors (06-05-2014)
The Northern Knights duly wrapped up a comprehensive 8 wicket win over the North West Warriors on the third day of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship match at Stormont.
Getkate impresses on debut (06-04-2014)
There is no doubt that Shane Getkate believes he can make the final 15 for next year’s World Cup finals in Australasia – the difficult bit is persuading the Ireland selectors he should be on the plane.
Knights on top against Warriors (06-04-2014)
The Northern Knights require a further 69 runs with 8 wickets left to beat the NW Warriors after another bowler dominated day at Stormont in the Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship game.
Getkate stars as bowlers dominate (06-03-2014)
Shane Getkate took the bowling honours on the first day of the Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship game at Stormont between the Northern Knights and NW Warriors.
Hussain and Thompson withdraw from Warriors squad (06-02-2014)
Stuart Thompson and Iftikhar Hussain have withdrawn from the Warriors squad for their three-day clash with Northern Knights.
Hussain returns to Warriors squad (05-29-2014)
Fox Lodge all-rounder Iftikhar Hussain returns to the North West squad for their three-day game against the Northern Knights next week.
Getkate, Ervine and Mulder added to Knights squad (05-29-2014)
Shane Getkate, Craig Ervine and Jacob Mulder added to Knights squad for three day clash with North West Warriors at Stormont.
Northern Knights squad for Newstalk IP Championship announced (05-29-2014)
Home fixture for three CSN squad members - Shane Getgate, Nigel Jones and Allen Coulter
Lightning fightback stuns Warriors (05-22-2014)
Max Sorensen and Fintan McAllister shared a last-wicket stand of 93 at Bready to give Leinster Lightning the upper hand over North-West Warriors.
Mooney delight at Warriors fightback (05-22-2014)
A delighted John Mooney was full of praise for a fantastic rearguard action from Fintan McAllister and Max Sorensen.
Dejected Young backing batters to dig deep (05-22-2014)
Young's 5 for 37 looks to be in vain after late collapse following record 10th wicket stand.
Johnston praises Lightning bowling attack (05-22-2014)
Trent Johnston delighted with victory but challenges his batters to come to the table from here on in.
Rao sees improvement despite loss (05-22-2014)
North West Warriors Coach Bobby Rao says his young North West Warriors will take a lot of positives despite losing to the Leinster Lightning by 4 wickets.
Lightning survive scare to beat Warriors (05-22-2014)
Leinster Lightning duly wrapped up the win over the North West Warriors but it proved to be far from straightforward chasing a small total.
Mooney slays Warriors (05-22-2014)
A stunning spell of hostile bowling by John Mooney has put Leinster Lightning in a strong position to beat North West Warriors today.
Catches win matches (05-22-2014)
They say catches win matches but rarely can a dropped one have been so expensive than at Bready
Lightning on top (05-21-2014)
Leinster Lightning hold the upper hand over the North West Warriors after a rain-interrupted day one of their Newstalk inter-provincial championship game at Bready.
Wickets tumble as Leinster close in on win (05-21-2014)
Leinster Lightning finished a dramatic final session very much in the ascendancy against the North West Warriors on day two of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial Cup contest at Bready.
Lightning start defence of crown (05-20-2014)
Leinster Lightning will have to do without their English-based players for the Newstalk Interpro starting in Bready.
Late lapses costs Warriors dear (05-20-2014)
Bobby Rao will feel his charges still have some way to go after the first of their three-day Interprovincial game at home to Leinster Lightning.
Mooney strikes put Leinster Lightning on top (05-20-2014)
John Mooney's three wicket haul meant his Leinster Lightning side finished day one of their Newstalk Inter-Provincial Championship clash against North West Warriors in the ascendancy.
Big chance for Barr in Warriors clash (05-19-2014)
Rankin's club mate David Barr - who scored an unbeaten 116 for Bready at the weekend is expected to take his place at the top of the order.
Warriors name strong squad for Lightning clash (05-16-2014)
Professionals Ernest Kemm and Tabish Khan called into the Warriors squad for Lightning clash at Bready next week.
Kidd pulls out of Interprovincial Series (05-16-2014)
Waringstown left-arm spinner Gary Kidd makes himself unavailable for interprovincial season.
Coghlan and Singh included in Lightning squad (05-15-2014)
Andrew Balbirnie and George Dockrell unavailable due to county commitments.
Northern Knights v Leinster Lightning, Day 3 (14 August)
Northern Knights v Leinster Lightning, Day 1 (12 August)
Leinster Lightning v NW Warriors, Day 3 (3 July)
Leinster Lightning v NW Warriors (2 July)
Leinster Lightning v NW Warriors (1 July)
Leinster Lightning v Northern Knights Day 3 (19 June)
Leinster Lightning v Northern Knights Day 2 (18 June)
Leinster Lightning v Northern Knights Day 1 (17 June)
Knights v Warriors: Day 3 (5 June)
Knights v Warriors: Day 2 (2) (4 June)
Knights v Warriors: Day 2 (1) (4 June)
Knights v Warriors: Day 1 (2) (3 June)
Knights v Warriors: Day 1 (1) (3 June)
NW Warriors v Leinster Lightning, Day 3 (22 May)
NW Warriors v Leinster Lightning, Day 2 (21 May)
NW Warriors v Leinster Lightning, Day 1 (20 May)
Leinster v NCU, 17-19 June
North West v Leinster, 21-23 May