Northern Knights 2016
Knights name Winter training squad Knights name Winter training squad ( ) ZZZZ12:53 amZZZZ
The Northern Knights have named a 17 man Winter training squad.
Johnston to coach Knights Johnston to coach Knights ( ) ZZZZ10:41 amZZZZ
SIMON JOHNSTON will lead the Northern Knights into the new era of first-class cricket in Ireland next summer, following his appointment as head coach of the Belfast-based team.
Knights lose their jousts with Munster Reds Knights lose their jousts with Munster Reds ( ) ZZZZ5:13 pmZZZZ
The Northern Knights Development XI suffered two defeats in their games with Munster Reds at Terenure CC on Friday 19th.
Knights XI to play T20s v Munster Knights XI to play T20s v Munster ( ) ZZZZ7:59 amZZZZ
'As part of the Union’s continuing development programme, an NCU XI will play two T20 games against Munster on Friday 19th August in Dublin.'
Jones retires from interprovincial cricket Jones retires from interprovincial cricket ( ) ZZZZ9:58 pmZZZZ
Nigel Jones has called time on his representative career after a successful four years with the Northern Knights.
Warriors fightback denies Knights innings win Warriors fightback denies Knights innings win ( ) ZZZZ9:21 pmZZZZ
An impressive stand of 152 by the two Andrews, Austin and McBrine, staved off the threat of a second innings defeat this season for the North West Warriors.
Dennison at the double Dennison at the double ( ) ZZZZ9:04 pmZZZZ
A wonderful double century by teenager Adam Dennison has left the Northern Knights in a near impregnable position after the opening day of their interpro against the North West Warriors.
Knights lay down marker Knights lay down marker ( ) ZZZZ1:20 amZZZZ
Waringstown batsmen Adam Dennison and Greg Thompson proved their class as the Northern Knights beat the North West Warriors in yesterday's inter-pro at The Lawn.
Knights lose to Warriors Knights lose to Warriors ( ) ZZZZ12:45 amZZZZ
The Knights completed their Twenty20 fixture list at Strabane Park but their inexperienced line-up was no match for an almost full strength North West Warriors, who won by 52 runs.
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The Northern Knights teams to play North West Warriors in the T20 match on Friday 5th August at Strabane and the IP50 over match on 7th August at Waringstown have been selected.
Terry and Tucker lead Lightning to Cup win Terry and Tucker lead Lightning to Cup win ( ) ZZZZ11:56 amZZZZ
Sean Terry's unbeaten 85 guided Leinster Lightning to a four wicket win against the Northern Knights to secure the Interprovincial Cup.
Knights chance to shine Knights chance to shine ( ) ZZZZ8:43 pmZZZZ
NORTHERN Knights will never have a better chance to beat the all-conquering Leinster Lightning team than in tonight’s Twenty20 inter-provincial at Comber (5pm).
McCarter misses Knights clash McCarter misses Knights clash ( ) ZZZZ1:47 pmZZZZ
The Northern Knights have named their squad to play Leinster Lightning at Comber on Friday.
Knights name squad to face Lightning Knights name squad to face Lightning ( ) ZZZZ2:09 pmZZZZ
The Northern Knights return to T20 action travelling to Merrion to face Leinster Lightning
Honours even as Warriors and Knights draw at Bready Honours even as Warriors and Knights draw at Bready ( ) ZZZZ2:50 pmZZZZ
As expected the game between the Warriors and Knights ended in a tame draw on Thursday afternoon as two very evenly matched teams cancelled each other out in a rain-affected contest.
Allen defies Knights Allen defies Knights ( ) ZZZZ4:07 pmZZZZ
ROSS Allen was the North West Warriors’ star batsman on a rain-shortened second day of their inter-provincial championship game against the Northern Knights at Bready.
Knights recover after shaky start Knights recover after shaky start ( ) ZZZZ2:21 amZZZZ
Carrickfergus batsman Jamie Holmes, meanwhile, was one of five Northern Knights batsmen who passed 40 yesterday but Shane Getkate, with 53, was top scorer as North West Warriors debutant Davy Scanlon grabbed the headlines on the first day of the inter-provincial championship game at Bready.
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NORTHERN Knights have given a vote of confidence to the team which earned the better of two draws against holders Leinster Lightning for this week’s inter-provincial championship game against NW Warriors at Bready.
Knights name squad for Warriors clash Knights name squad for Warriors clash ( ) ZZZZ11:06 pmZZZZ
The Northern Knights team to face the North West Warriors in the three day game at Bready on the 21-23 June has been named.
Knights beaten by Warriors in low quality encounter Knights beaten by Warriors in low quality encounter ( ) ZZZZ2:09 pmZZZZ
NORTH West Warriors got off the mark in the inter-provincial Trophy but they didn’t have to be anywhere near their best to beat the Northern Knights at Comber by 12 runs.
Knights name squad for Warriors clash Knights name squad for Warriors clash ( ) ZZZZ1:26 pmZZZZ
Jones skippers Knights in absence of injured Shannon. Overseas professional Malan and Theron selected.
Eakin replaces Shannon in Knights squad Eakin replaces Shannon in Knights squad ( ) ZZZZ1:05 pmZZZZ
North Down all-rounder Peter Eakin is called in to replace James Shannon in the Knights squad which will play the NW Warriors at Comber on FRiday night.
Knights select Malan and Theron for Warriors clash Knights select Malan and Theron for Warriors clash ( ) ZZZZ3:00 pmZZZZ
Instonians’ South African international Rusty Theron and, on his home ground, North Down’s in-form batsman Pieter Malan will line up for the Knights against The Warriors on Friday at Comber.
Knights denied by Lightning rearguard Knights denied by Lightning rearguard ( ) ZZZZ10:06 amZZZZ
As expected the Interprovincial Championship game between the Knights and Leinster Lightning ended in stalemate at Stormont on Thursday but this was anything but a drab draw.
Knights blunt Lightning attack Knights blunt Lightning attack ( ) ZZZZ10:04 amZZZZ
THE search for an Ireland pace bowler to hold his hand up and demand a place in the international team continues after another mainly wayward and inconsistent day by the Leinster Lightning attack.
Anderson dominates as Lightning take control Anderson dominates as Lightning take control ( ) ZZZZ6:57 pmZZZZ
John Anderson led from the front as Leinster Lightning totally dominated Day 1 of their Inter-provincial Championship clash with the Northern Knights at Stormont.
Nelson axed by Knights Nelson axed by Knights ( ) ZZZZ10:38 pmZZZZ
Lee Nelson has been dropped by the Northern Knights for their forthcoming Inter-Pro clash with Leinster Lightning at Stormont on Tuesday (11am).
Lightning force draw with Knights Lightning force draw with Knights ( ) ZZZZ6:10 pmZZZZ
LEINSTER LIGHTNING maintained their unbeaten record in the Hanley Energy InterProvincial Championship as they comfortably batted out the final day of their clash with Northern Knights at Clontarf.
Knights in dreamland Knights in dreamland ( ) ZZZZ6:08 pmZZZZ
NORTHERN Knights enjoyed one of their best ever days in the inter-provincial championship when they dismissed holders Lightning for 77 with Ireland international Graeme McCarter leading the way with five wickets.
Five star McCarter puts Knights in total control Five star McCarter puts Knights in total control ( ) ZZZZ8:34 pmZZZZ
GRAEME MC CARTER'S five wicket haul put the Northern Knights in a totally dominant position against Leinster Lightning on the second day of their Hanley Energy InterProvincial clash at Clontarf.
Knights dig in Knights dig in ( ) ZZZZ2:51 pmZZZZ
This was a day of what many would call “real cricket” as Northern Knights showed true grit and dug in to bat for 79 overs, scoring 193 runs and losing only two wickets in their inter-provincial championship game at Clontarf.
Shannon and Smith put Knights in strong position Shannon and Smith put Knights in strong position ( ) ZZZZ8:19 pmZZZZ
HALF CENTURIES from Nikolai Smith and James Shannon put the Northern Knights in a strong position on a rain-affected first day's play of their Hanley Energy InterProvincial Championship clash at Clontarf.
Dougherty withdraws from Knights squad Dougherty withdraws from Knights squad ( ) ZZZZ7:51 amZZZZ
CIYMS wicket-keeper batsman Chris Dougherty has withdrawn from the Knights squad due to a groin injury.
Weakened Knights face tough challenge Weakened Knights face tough challenge ( ) ZZZZ6:01 amZZZZ
The Northern Knights face a tough challenge when they go to defending champions Leinster Lightning without the aid of any overseas players, and missing key personnel due to unavailability.
Class tells as O'Brien breaks Knights hearts Class tells as O'Brien breaks Knights hearts ( ) ZZZZ10:04 pmZZZZ
KEVIN O’Brien and Andrew Poynter showed their class to dash Northern Knights’ hopes of an upset win at Stormont in the opening inter-provincial Cup match of the season.
O'Brien and Poynter put Knights to the sword O'Brien and Poynter put Knights to the sword ( ) ZZZZ8:58 pmZZZZ
Leinster Lightning began the defence of their Interprovincial cup with an impressive win over the Northern Knights at a blustery Stormont on Monday afternoon.
Amjad to debut for Knights Amjad to debut for Knights ( ) ZZZZ5:24 pmZZZZ
Northern Knights have been able to persuade only one club to release their overseas professional for the opening match of the inter-provincial series, the 50-over game against holders Leinster Lightning at Stormont on Monday
Jones to skipper Knights in opening clash Jones to skipper Knights in opening clash ( ) ZZZZ1:06 pmZZZZ
Nigel Jones will take charge of the Northern Knights for their opening match of the inter-pro series against Leinster Lightning at Stormont.
Dougherty and Holmes help Knights defeat Denmark Dougherty and Holmes help Knights defeat Denmark ( ) ZZZZ5:53 amZZZZ
Half centuries from Chris Dougherty and Jamie Holmes helped an experimental Knights XI defeat Denmark by 45 runs at Balbriggan.
Northern Knights XI to face Danes announced Northern Knights XI to face Danes announced ( ) ZZZZ8:49 pmZZZZ
An early chance to impress for some Knights hopefuls in Dublin this Friday
NCU name Northern Knights Squad NCU name Northern Knights Squad ( ) ZZZZ5:03 pmZZZZ
Waringstown, CIYMS, CSNI & Instonians make up bulk of 17 man squad.
It’s same again all round in the Interprovincial Coaching line up It’s same again all round in the Interprovincial Coaching line up ( ) ZZZZ3:00 pmZZZZ
Eugene Moleon, Ian McGregor and Ted Williamson have been confirmed by Cricket Ireland as the three head coaches in this year's Hanley Energy Inter-Provincial Series.
James Shannon will be the Northern Knights captain for 2016 James Shannon will be the Northern Knights captain for 2016 ( ) ZZZZ7:45 pmZZZZ
An NCU statement has announced James Shannon's appointment as captain, a delay in the confirmation of a training squad and confirms the Knights selection policy for the coming season