World Twenty20, India 2016
Bigger fish to fry but mess can't be ignored Bigger fish to fry but mess can't be ignored ( ) ZZZZ8:28 amZZZZ
IRELAND'S failure to reach the Super 10 stage of the World Twenty20 was hardly a surprise.
Ireland not at the races Ireland not at the races ( ) ZZZZ12:07 amZZZZ
Irish Skipper William Porterfield says Ireland prepared well for the 2016 T20 World Cup, but that's where the good story ends.
Van Meekeren the hero as Ireland beaten by The Netherlands Van Meekeren the hero as Ireland beaten by The Netherlands ( ) ZZZZ2:45 pmZZZZ
Reduced by yet more rain to just six overs per side the defeat was reflective of Ireland's fortunes in this competition- one they will be very keen to draw a line under.
Scotlandís long wait is over Scotlandís long wait is over ( ) ZZZZ7:33 amZZZZ
Scotland were in the pink after ending their long wait for a World Cup win.
John Bracewell press conference John Bracewell press conference ( ) ZZZZ5:35 amZZZZ
John Bracewell addressed the world media ahead of their group clash with The Netherlands.
Afghanistan qualify for World T20 again Afghanistan qualify for World T20 again ( ) ZZZZ12:30 amZZZZ
Afghanistan come through the qualifier to reach the World Twenty20 proper after beating Zimbabwe.
Ireland's World Cup dreams washed away in Dharamsala Ireland's World Cup dreams washed away in Dharamsala ( ) ZZZZ9:56 amZZZZ
If Ireland's spirits were dampened by their defeat against Oman in the first game of the T20 World Cup, they were drowned today by the Indian Rain as their vital tie against Bangladesh was washed out in Dharamsala.
Ireland washed out of World Cup Ireland washed out of World Cup ( ) ZZZZ6:51 pmZZZZ
Ireland are out of the World Twenty20 after their second Group match, against Bangladesh, was abandoned after just 8 overs.
Rain ends Netherlands WT20 campaign Rain ends Netherlands WT20 campaign ( ) ZZZZ7:56 amZZZZ
Heavy rain in Dharamsala put paid to the Netherlands' match against Oman, and brought an anti-climactic end to their hopes of qualifying for the main draw.
Scotland looking for their first win Scotland looking for their first win ( ) ZZZZ10:22 pmZZZZ
Defiant Preston Mommsen believes national pride can spur Scotland to a first-ever win at a global tournament.
Scotlandís T20 hopes are dashed Scotlandís T20 hopes are dashed ( ) ZZZZ8:34 amZZZZ
Scotlandís hopes of reaching the Super Ten phase of the T20 World Cup were dashed when they slumped to defeat against Zimbabwe.
Lanky backs Sorensen Lanky backs Sorensen ( ) ZZZZ5:45 amZZZZ
You feel you've let everyone around you down and last night I wanted to give Maxi a big hug. It's important he has mates around him and people supporting him.
Bracewell looking to bounce back against Bangladesh Bracewell looking to bounce back against Bangladesh ( ) ZZZZ6:28 pmZZZZ
Ireland Head Coach John Bracewell hopeful his team can turn things around against Bangladesh.
Horror start for Ireland Horror start for Ireland ( ) ZZZZ6:06 pmZZZZ
A two-wicket defeat to Oman continues Ireland's downward trend in the shortest format and follows losses to Papua New Guinea and UAE in the recent series in Australia and Abu Dhabi.
Porterfield calls for mental resilience Porterfield calls for mental resilience ( ) ZZZZ5:34 amZZZZ
Disappointed Ireland Skipper William Porterfield says Ireland need to freshen up mentally as they prepare for two do or die matches in the 2016 T20 World Cup.
Ireland stunned by Oman Ireland stunned by Oman ( ) ZZZZ7:20 pmZZZZ
Irelandís World T20 campaign got off to the worst possible start when they were beaten by Oman leaving William Porterfieldís side with a huge task in hand if they are to make it through to the Super Ten phase.
Munsey optimistic ahead of Zimbabwe match Munsey optimistic ahead of Zimbabwe match ( ) ZZZZ9:26 pmZZZZ
George Munsey is convinced Scotland can rekindle their T20 World Cup hopes against Zimbabwe.
Iqbal-inspired Bangladesh hold off Netherlands in Group A opener Iqbal-inspired Bangladesh hold off Netherlands in Group A opener ( ) ZZZZ1:42 pmZZZZ
Bangladesh held off a late surge from the Netherlands to close out an 8 run win, set up by an exemplary unbeaten 83 from Tamim Iqbal
Scotland fall short after failing to capitalise on opening partnership Scotland fall short after failing to capitalise on opening partnership ( ) ZZZZ7:09 pmZZZZ
Scotland's losing streak in major ICC events continues as they lose by 14 runs to Afghanistan.
Hong Kong fightback falls short of Zimbabwe Hong Kong fightback falls short of Zimbabwe ( ) ZZZZ4:50 pmZZZZ
Hong Kong fell 14 runs short in the opening match of the World T20 against Zimbabwe.
Porterfield upbeat ahead of Oman clash Porterfield upbeat ahead of Oman clash ( ) ZZZZ1:43 pmZZZZ
The 31 year-old skipper is playing in his fifth World Twenty20 tournament, and exuded calm confidence as he addressed the media ahead of their opening game against Oman in Dharamshala, India.
Fit and motivated Niall O'Brien ready to take on the world Fit and motivated Niall O'Brien ready to take on the world ( ) ZZZZ10:54 amZZZZ
As Niall O'Brien enters what will be his eighth World Tournament for Ireland he feels that he is in a great place with his game.
Kevin O'Brien still excited by World Cup challenge Kevin O'Brien still excited by World Cup challenge ( ) ZZZZ10:40 amZZZZ
KEVIN O'BRIEN has been involved in every one of Ireland's campaigns on the world stage over the past decade but he still admits to being excited on the eve of the ICC World Twenty20 in India - his eighth global tournament in nine years.
Dharmashala days: Tour diary, Part One Dharmashala days: Tour diary, Part One ( ) ZZZZ4:30 amZZZZ
IT may be Irelandís eighth global tournament in less than a decade, but it hasnít dimmed the ardour of the travelling supporters who make up the Blarney Army.
Bracewell asks for courage Bracewell asks for courage ( ) ZZZZ3:31 pmZZZZ
IRELAND coach John Bracewell has called on his side to show courage when they start their World Twenty20 campaign against Oman in Dharamsala on Wednesday.
O'Brien galvanised by World Cup challenge O'Brien galvanised by World Cup challenge ( ) ZZZZ4:44 amZZZZ
ALTHOUGH Tim Murtagh is 98 days older, thereís no doubt that Niall OíBrien is the senior pro on the Ireland team. The wicketkeeper/batsman is in the foothills of the Himalayas this weekend, preparing for what will be his, and Irelandís, eighth World Cup.
Netherlands and Scotland frustrated by rain Netherlands and Scotland frustrated by rain ( ) ZZZZ8:59 pmZZZZ
The Netherlands' warm up match against Scotland was abandoned due to rain following a positive start with the bat for th Dutch.
Murtagh confident Ireland will come good on main stage Murtagh confident Ireland will come good on main stage ( ) ZZZZ5:17 amZZZZ
Having missed out on playing in the recent 50 over World Cup in Australia through injury, Murtagh is really looking forward to performing at the top level with Ireland.
Wilson philosophical after Ireland loss Wilson philosophical after Ireland loss ( ) ZZZZ5:01 amZZZZ
Gary Wilson was philosophical about Ireland's defeat today to Zimbabwe in their final T20 World Cup Warm Up game.
Mazakadza blitz leads Zimbabwe to win over Ireland Mazakadza blitz leads Zimbabwe to win over Ireland ( ) ZZZZ2:14 pmZZZZ
Ireland found Zimbabwe a much tougher opponent in Dharamsala on Saturday afternoon falling to a six wicket defeat in their second and final World T20 warm-up match.
Scotland beaten by Oman Scotland beaten by Oman ( ) ZZZZ5:26 amZZZZ
Scotland's T20 World Cup preparations suffered a jolt as they slipped to a 14 run loss to Oman in their warm-up game.
Leask given T20 boost Leask given T20 boost ( ) ZZZZ5:17 amZZZZ
Scotland's spinning all-rounder Michael Leask has been given a boost ahead of the T20 World Cup.
Netherlands fall short against Afghanistan in first warm-up Netherlands fall short against Afghanistan in first warm-up ( ) ZZZZ5:03 pmZZZZ
The Netherlands fell 16 runs short of Afghanistan in the first of their WT20 warm-up matches despite a fine 50 from the returning Tom Cooper.
Balbirnie revels in opening role as Ireland crush Hong Kong Balbirnie revels in opening role as Ireland crush Hong Kong ( ) ZZZZ8:43 pmZZZZ
Andrew Balbirnie was asked to step up and open the innings today in Ireland's T20 World Cup opening Warm Up Game.
Porterfield in fine form as Ireland buck the trend Porterfield in fine form as Ireland buck the trend ( ) ZZZZ8:33 pmZZZZ
Ireland's skipper was at his imperious best today as Ireland having bowled and fielded excellently to restrict Hong Kong to 120, easily chased down the score without losing a wicket with 46 balls to spare.
Ireland crush Hong Kong in warm-up Ireland crush Hong Kong in warm-up ( ) ZZZZ6:30 pmZZZZ
WILLIAM PORTERFIELD and Andrew Balbirnie shared an unbeaten century stand as Ireland began their World T20 programme with a morale-boosting ten wicket warm-up win over Hong Kong under the floodlights in Dharamsala on Thursday night.
Passage to India (1) Passage to India (1) ( ) ZZZZ10:54 amZZZZ
We're off to India again for the World T20, exactly five years to the day after the greatest triumph in Irish cricket history.
Porterfield upbeat ahead of T20 battles Porterfield upbeat ahead of T20 battles ( ) ZZZZ6:28 pmZZZZ
Ireland captain William Porterfield was upbeat as his Irish side arrived in Dharamsala.
Tom Cooper receives last minute call-up Tom Cooper receives last minute call-up ( ) ZZZZ10:05 amZZZZ
South Australia and Somerset batsman Tom Cooper has received a last minute call up to the Netherlands side for the coming World T20 in India.
Mommsen looking forward to World T20 Mommsen looking forward to World T20 ( ) ZZZZ10:04 amZZZZ
PRESTON Mommsen believes Scotland can overcome bogey team Afghanistan to launch their T20 World Cup bid in style.
Netherlands squad confirmed Netherlands squad confirmed ( ) ZZZZ10:01 amZZZZ
The squad departs for Bangalore and Molhali to prepare for the preliminanry qualifying group phse phase of the World Cup which starts on March 9 in Dharamsala.
Visa troubles for Zulfiqar Visa troubles for Zulfiqar ( ) ZZZZ9:59 amZZZZ
CricketEurope understands that Zulfiqar was denied boarding at Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport on Wednesday last week when the squad departed for pre-tournament training in Bangalore.
Preston Mommsen to lead Scotland Preston Mommsen to lead Scotland ( ) ZZZZ9:57 amZZZZ
Preston Mommsen will lead his side into three first round matches against Afghanistan, Zimbabwe and Hong Kong in Nagpur, alongside Kyle Coetzer who has been named as vice captain.
Ireland name experienced squad Ireland name experienced squad ( ) ZZZZ9:56 amZZZZ
IRELAND have named an experienced 15-man squad for the World Twenty20 in India, with captain William Porterfield one of five players ready to embark on a fifth campaign in the biennial tournament.
Squads confirmed for T20 World Cup Squads confirmed for T20 World Cup ( ) ZZZZ9:39 amZZZZ
The 27-day World Twenty20 begins in Nagpur on 8 March with 19 menís players set to feature in their sixth straight event, while 29 womenís cricketers will make their fifth successive appearance.