By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) When the Irish Women’s Hockey team took to the pitch for their opening game in the 2018 World Cup Finals in London, a 3-1 victory over the United States, they were under no real pressure. The were ranked 16 out of 16, but as everyone knows by now, they overcame thatContinue reading “Ireland goalkeeper Ayeisha McFerran ready for the Olympic challenge as FIH Series comes to Banbridge”
By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) Some in the media were billing this game as the Jofra Archer show, however in the end it turned into the Josh Little show. The game may ultimately have ended in defeat, but Irish supporters will have been heartened by the performance of the Pembroke bowler.
By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) Cricket fans in Ireland are in for a real treat over the next fortnight, with Ireland facing England this Friday in a one-off ODI followed by an ODI Tri-Series with the West Indies and Bangladesh in Dublin.
By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) Lately there’s been talk that Ireland captain William Porterfield’s position is under threat due to very poor form with the bat, culminating in a disappointing performance for the North West Warriors in La Manga this week.
By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) With the Test Triangle Inter Provincial series set to begin in La Manga this week, it’s an opportunity for some players to show that they’re capable of stepping up to the International side, if called upon.
By Gerard Mulreaney (@gerardmulreaney) Ireland’s T20 captain Gary Wilson is looking forward to the start of the Inter-Pros this month, and a huge summer of International cricket, after missing the recent winter series against Afghanistan in India.
A week after coming to close to winning her maiden professional title at the IOA Championship Ireland’s Leona Maguire last night won the Windsor Golf Classic on the Symetra Tour in California.
Ireland kicked off their World T20 qualifying campaign with a 7-wicket victory over Thailand in Utrecht.
Ireland captain Gary Wilson cut a very dejected figure in the press room following Ireland’s 76 run defeat to India in the first of two T20 Internationals this week.
In an announcement earlier today the European Tour have confirmed that the 2019 Dubai Duty Free Irish Open will be played in the West of Ireland at Lahinch Golf Club from July 4-7, 2019.