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Ireland opt to bowl against South Africa


March 15th, 2011 - 3:54 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 15 (IANS) Ireland captain William Porterfield won the toss and opted to field against South Africa in a Group B match of the World Cup at the Eden ... Read more...

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South Africa eye group B leadership, see Ireland tough nut (Preview)


March 14th, 2011 - 8:34 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 14 (IANS) Their tails up after the nail-biting victory against India, South Africa would be eyeing to top group B as they clash with Ireland here Tuesday.Injuries to ... Read more...

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We have nothing to lose against South Africa: Porterfield


March 14th, 2011 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 14 (IANS) In a must-win situation in their two remaining group matches to remain afloat for the World Cup knockout round, Ireland skipper William Porterfield Monday said his ... Read more...

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Botha ready to turn it on against the country of his birth


March 13th, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) There is one South Africa-born cricketer who is not going to wish luck to Graeme Smith's side as they play Ireland in a World Cup Group ... Read more...

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India, South Africa are Cup favourites: Ireland’s Botha


March 13th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 13 (IANS) Ireland's key all-rounder Andre Botha now considers India and South Africa as the favourites to win the cricket World Cup.As his side gears up to face ... Read more...

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World Cup scoreboard: West Indies vs. Ireland


March 11th, 2011 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 11 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the West Indies innings against Ireland in a World Cup Group B match here Friday.West Indies: Devon Smith ... Read more...

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Ireland elect to field against West Indies


March 11th, 2011 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 11 (IANS) Ireland won the toss and decided to field against West Indies in the World Cup Group B match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium here Friday.West ... Read more...

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India is the focus now: Ireland captain


March 5th, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 5 (IANS) Putting behind their upset victory over England, an upbeat Ireland are bracing for another tough game - against co-hosts India - in the Cricket World Cup ... Read more...

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England elect to bat against Ireland


March 2nd, 2011 - 3:59 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 2 (IANS) England captain Andrew Strauss won the toss and elected to bat against Ireland in their Group B World Cup cricket match here Wednesday.England: Andrew Strauss (captain), ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Bangladesh vs Ireland, World Cup Group B


February 26th, 2011 - 12:23 am ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Cup Group B match between Bangladesh and Ireland here Friday. Bangladesh: Tamim Iqbal c Porterfield b Botha 44 Imrul Kayes st NJ O'Brien b Mooney ... Read more...

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Bowlers carry Bangladesh home against Ireland (Lead)


February 25th, 2011 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Bangladesh survived a scare before their bowlers rescued them to post a 27-run victory over Ireland in a World Cup Group B match here Friday.Defending a small ... Read more...

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Bangladesh struggle to 205 in 50 overs


February 25th, 2011 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Ireland gave themselves a good chance to beat Bangladesh, restricting them to 205 in a World Cup Group B match here Friday.Bangladesh, after electing to bat, were at ... Read more...

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World Cup: Bangladesh elect to bat against Ireland


February 25th, 2011 - 4:56 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 25 (IANS) Bangladesh won the toss and opted to bat against Ireland in a World Cup Group B match at the Shere Bangla National Stadium here Friday.Experienced Batsman Mohammad Ashraful ... Read more...

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Australia lose to South Africa in warm-up game (Roundup)


February 16th, 2011 - 12:42 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Defending champions Australia lost their second warm-up game for the World Cup as they went down by seven wickets to South Africa in Bangalore Tuesday.Opting to ... Read more...

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Ireland, Netherlands win World Cup warm-up matches


February 15th, 2011 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Skipper Elton Chigumbura's blistering unbeaten century went in vain for Zimbabwe as Ireland chased down a 245-run target with three balls to spare in a thrilling finish ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: England vs Ireland, World Twenty20


May 5th, 2010 - 7:10 am ICT by IANS
Guyana, May 5 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Group D match between England and Ireland in World Twenty20 Tuesday. England:Michael Lumb c Rankin b KJ O'Brien 14Craig ... Read more...

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Ireland elect to field against England


May 5th, 2010 - 12:48 am ICT by IANS
Guyana, May 4 (IANS) Ireland captain William Porterfield won the toss and elected to field against England in a Group D match of World Twenty20 here Tuesday. TeamsEngland: Paul Collingwood (captain), Michael Lumb, ... Read more...

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West Indies crush Ireland by 70 runs in World T20 Championship


May 1st, 2010 - 11:57 am ICT by ANI
Guyana, May.1 (ANI): West Indies started their campaign at the ICC World T20 Championship with a comprehensive 70-run win over Ireland in a low-scoring game here.Batting first, West Indies posted a small ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Ireland vs. West Indies, World Twenty20


May 1st, 2010 - 8:35 am ICT by IANS
Guyana, May 1 (IANS) The following is the scoreboard of the Twenty20 match between West Indies and Ireland in the World Twenty20 at the Providence Stadium here Friday. West Indies:Andre Fletcher c ... Read more...

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Scoreboard: Sri Lanka vs Ireland, Super Eight, Group F, World Twenty20


June 14th, 2009 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 14 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Twenty20 Group F Super Eights match between Sri Lanka and Ireland at Lord's here Sunday. Sri LankaTillakaratne Dilshan c NJ O'Brien b Rankin ... Read more...

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World Twenty20: New Zealand beat Ireland in Super Eight


June 11th, 2009 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nottingham, June 11 (IANS) New Zealand defeated Ireland by a massive 83 runs in a Super Eight Group F match of the World Twenty20 at Trent Bridge here Thursday.Brief scores: New Zealand ... Read more...

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World Twenty20 scoreboard: Ireland vs India


June 11th, 2009 - 3:38 am ICT by IANS
Nottingham, June 11 (IANS) Scoreboard of the World Twenty20 Group A match between Ireland and India at Trent Bridge here Wednesday. IrelandWilliam Porterfield c Yusuf b Zaheer 5 (8)Jeremy Bray b ... Read more...

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Zaheer takes four wickets as India thrash Ireland (Lead)


June 11th, 2009 - 3:27 am ICT by IANS
Nottingham, June 11 (IANS) Zaheer Khan claimed four wickets as India routed Ireland by eight wickets in the concluding Group A match of the World Twenty20 at Trent Bridge here Wednesday. Zaheer ... Read more...

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Stuttering Ireland and flawless Netherlands qualify for ICC World Twenty20 in England


August 5th, 2008 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
Dubai, Aug.5 (ANI): Ireland and the Netherlands qualified for the ICC World Twenty 2009 in England when they recorded victories of contrasting styles in the semi-finals of the ICC World Twenty20 ... Read more...

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