Paul Stirling

Cricket: Paul Stirling leads from the front, but Ireland defeated

Captain Paul Stirling led from the front with a blistering innings of 78 from 48 balls, but his Ireland side was defeated with a six hit from the third last ball of the match by local-hero Sandeep Goud, as Oman Development XI won by two wickets in the second warm-up match at the Al Amerat Cricket Ground in Oman.

Ireland's James Shannon.

Injured James Shannon ruled out for Ireland Wolves

Cricket Ireland has confirmed that James Shannon will return home to Dublin after succumbing to a shoulder injury, with Simi Singh – currently training in India - joining the Ireland Wolves squad as a replacement for the final three 50-over matches of the Ireland Wolves tour of Sri Lanka.

Shane Getkate

Ireland Wolves lose to dominant Sri Lanka A

Ireland Wolves provided bright patches, but ultimately succumbed to a dominant Sri Lanka A side by 175 runs today in the second 50-over match of a five-match series at the Mahinda Rajapaksa International Cricket Stadium.

Ireland Wolves playing Sri Lanka PB side

Ireland Wolves draw opening warm-up game in Sri Lanka

Ireland Wolves have drawn a two-day warm-up match against the Sri Lanka Board President’s XI at the Katunayake Cricket Ground on Wednesday morning, with Head Coach Pete Johnston commending his squad during its first encounter with subcontinent conditions.

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