Cricket

  • 16 September 2014

    Kyle Coetzer's position as Scotland's long-term captain was placed in doubt last night when it was announced that Preston Mommsen will lead the side on their World Cup preparation tour to New Zealand and Australia later this month.

  • 13 September 2014

    Yorkshire cheers at their 32nd County Championship rang round Trent Bridge, but one man was missing from their celebrations, at the orders of the England and Wales Cricket Board.

  • 13 September 2014

    Jayce Simmons grimaced in pain as the Red Cross volunteer bandaged her ankle.

  • 11 September 2014

    The umbrellas in the crowd at Malahide were to ward off the sun rather than the usual September rain, but it was Ireland captain Kevin O'Brien who was left wiping away the sweat beads as his side repelled a Scotland fightback to secure a three-wicket victory in yesterday's second one-day international.

  • 10 September 2014

    Grant Bradburn, the Scotland coach, is likely to make two changes to his starting line-up for the second one-day international against Ireland at Malahide today.

  • 9 September 2014

    As Kevin O'Brien walked to the pavilion after Ireland's seven-wicket win over Scotland in the first one-day international at Malahide CC, the winning captain acknowledged the ripple of applause from the 200-strong crowd for his half-century.