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Cricket, Ireland, postpone, New Zealand, Pakistan, series, pandemic

Cricket: Ireland postpone New Zealand, Pakistan series due to pandemic

05 May, 2020 11:23 pm 11:23 pm

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Ireland’s home series against New Zealand and Pakistan scheduled for June and July have been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, their cricket boards said on Thursday. The pandemic has brought world sport to a virtual standstill and with government restrictions on air travel between countries, Cricket Ireland (CI) had no choice … Read More

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Ireland’s AIB approves 25,000 loan payment breaks – CEO

04 April, 2020 11:48 pm 11:48 pm

DUBLIN (Reuters) – Allied Irish Banks (AIB) has approved 25,000 payment breaks for its loan customers as it helps homeowners and businesses cope with the impact of the coronavirus, its chief executive was quoted as saying on Sunday. Such cases have effectively more than doubled since the end of 2019, when AIB had forbearance arrangements … Read More

Trump, tests, negative. coronavirus, extends, travel ban, Britain, Ireland

Trump tests negative for coronavirus, extends travel ban to Britain, Irelan...

03 March, 2020 8:37 am 8:37 am

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – Donald Trump tested negative for the coronavirus, his doctor said on Saturday, as the US president extended a travel ban to Britain and Ireland to try to slow the spread of a pandemic that has shut down much of the daily routine of American life. After White House officials took the … Read More

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Ireland confirms its first case of coronavirus

03 March, 2020 3:14 pm 3:14 pm

DUBLIN (AFP) – Ireland confirmed its first case of coronavirus after a man who had returned from northern Italy tested positive, the government said. Health officials said the man, from the east of Ireland, was “receiving appropriate medical care” after they followed “established protocols” in testing and diagnosing him with COVID-19. “The case is associated … Read More

Ireland, announce, Bangladesh, New Zealand, Pakistan, fixtures

Ireland announce Bangladesh, New Zealand & Pakistan fixtures

12 December, 2019 10:58 pm 10:58 pm

DUBLIN (92 News) – Ireland have announced the dates and venues of 11 home men’s internationals in 2020. Ireland will play three ODIs against Bangladesh in May at Stormont before New Zealand visit the next month. The Black Caps will play Ireland in three T20Is at Bready followed by three ODIs at Stormont. A two-match … Read More

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Ireland interested in touring Pakistan in near future

10 October, 2019 11:44 am 11:44 am

DUBLIN (92 News) – The Chief Executive of Cricket Ireland, Warren Deutrom, has expressed interest in Ireland touring Pakistan after being impressed with the smooth management of the recent Sri Lanka series. Since the 2009 attack on the Sri Lankan team bus in Lahore, the Pakistan men’s team have hosted almost all their games in … Read More

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Pakistan confirm limited-overs tour of Netherlands, Ireland

10 October, 2019 9:52 am 9:52 am

LAHORE (92 News) – Pakistan will play three ODIs and two T20Is in Netherlands and Ireland respectively in July 2020. The series will lead up to the Asian side’s Test and T20I series in England between July and September. The Netherlands ODIs will all take place at VRA Cricket Club in Amstelveen, while the venue … Read More

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Ireland secure 4-wicket victory over Scotland

09 September, 2019 8:44 am 8:44 am

A new-look Ireland side put in a confident performance in cruising to a 4-wicket win over Scotland in the T20I Tri-Series at Malahide Cricket Club today. Scottish captain Kyle Coetzer won the toss and chose to bat first under sunny skies. Ireland had two debutants, 19-year old batter Harry Tector and 21-year old fast-bowler David … Read More

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Ryanair fails to stop UK pilots’ strike but wins case in Ireland

08 August, 2019 8:47 am 8:47 am

LISBON (Reuters) – An Irish court granted an injunction on Wednesday to prevent Ryanair Dublin-based pilots from going on strike, but the airline suffered a setback hours later when a London court rejected a similar application for its British pilots. Ryanair is battling to prevent employees from taking industrial action. Last year strikes over pay … Read More

England, bowl out, Ireland, 38, seal, Test, victory

England bowl out Ireland for 38 to seal Test victory

07 July, 2019 7:46 pm 7:46 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland’s dream of pulling off one of the biggest shocks in the history of Test cricket by beating England at Lord’s were shattered as they collapsed to 38 all out to lose by 143 runs on Friday. On a murky morning, Ireland made a dream start when Stuart Thompson ended England’s second … Read More

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Ireland in command after bowling England out for 85

07 July, 2019 9:22 am 9:22 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland enjoyed a fairytale opening day in their first ever test match against England as they bowled out the hosts for 85 before building a healthy lead at sweltering Lord’s. The euphoria of 10 days ago after England’s nerve-jangling World Cup final win over New Zealand, turned to stunned disbelief as Ireland … Read More

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Cricket: Ireland build lead after England dismissed for 85

07 July, 2019 9:16 pm 9:16 pm

LONDON (Reuters) – Ireland were in a dominant position at tea on the first day of their four-day Test against England at Lord’s after bowling the hosts out for 85 and then reaching 127-2 in reply on Wednesday. In a dream start to their first test match against England, Tim Murtagh took five for 13 … Read More

Morgan, Archer star in England T20I win over Pakistan

05 May, 2019 9:58 pm 9:58 pm

CARDIFF – An unbeaten half-century from England captain Eoin Morgan and a brilliant T20I debut for Jofra Archer ensured England overcame Pakistan by seven wickets in Cardiff. Archer took 2/29 as England restricted their opponents to 173/6, the newly qualified Englishman dismissing both of Pakistan’s set batsmen in the same over. Morgan’s 29-ball 57* then … Read More

Rahmat, Shah, Afghanistan, maiden, Test, win, Ireland

Rahmat Shah shines in Afghanistan’s maiden Test win against Ireland

03 March, 2019 1:25 pm 1:25 pm

DEHRADUN, India (Reuters) – Afghanistan registered their first Test victory after Rahmat Shah’s second fifty of the match helped secure their seven-wicket win against Ireland in a one-off contest in Dehradun on Monday. Chasing 147 for the victory, Afghanistan rode a 139-run stand between Shah and Ihsanullah Janat to romp home for a memorable win … Read More

Cricket, Scotland, Netherlands, Ireland, European T20 league

Cricket: Scotland, Netherlands and Ireland form new European T20 league

03 March, 2019 4:02 pm 4:02 pm

EDINBURGH (Reuters) – The cricket boards of Scotland, Netherlands and Ireland have reached an agreement to form a new European Twenty20 league that will be held from Aug. 30 to Sept. 22 this year, the three boards said in a joint statement. The tournament has been developed in consultation with the International Cricket Council (ICC), … Read More