UAE calls off fourth ODI in Covid-19 hit series with Ireland | Cricket News – Times of India

ABU DHABI: The coronavirus-curtailed series between the United Arab Emirates and Ireland in the Gulf state was again put on hold on Friday when the fourth scheduled one day international on Saturday was postponed. “While the Emirates Cricket Board has encouragingly reported there are still no new cases of Covid-19 amongst its playing staff, UAE … Read more UAE calls off fourth ODI in Covid-19 hit series with Ireland | Cricket News – Times of India

UAE-Ireland third ODI called off due to quarantine protocols | Cricket News – Times of India

The third one-day international between the United Arab Emirates and Ireland in Abu Dhabi on Thursday has been called off because the hosts are still in quarantine following COVID-19 cases in their camp, the Emirates Cricket Board said on Wednesday. The second match of the four-game series was postponed on Tuesday when four more UAE … Read more UAE-Ireland third ODI called off due to quarantine protocols | Cricket News – Times of India

UAE Vice-captain Chirag Suri, Aryan Lakra Test Positive for COVID-19 Ahead of 1st ODI Against Ireland

In a major blow to UAE ahead of their first-ever bilateral ODI series against a full-member nation, Ireland, two key players have tested positive for Covid-19, including vice-captain Chirag Suri. Both players have been put into isolation even as the ODI goes ahead as planned at Zayed Cricket Stadium in Abu Dhabi on Friday. LIVE … Read more UAE Vice-captain Chirag Suri, Aryan Lakra Test Positive for COVID-19 Ahead of 1st ODI Against Ireland

Ireland Release 16-Man Squad For ODI Series Against Afghanistan, UAE

Ireland have named a 16-man squad for their upcoming tour where they play back-to-back ODI series against Afghanistan and hosts UAE. These matches will be part of the ODI Super League and hence will be crucial for the scheme of things in the lead upto 2023 Men’s ODI World Cup in India. They already have … Read more Ireland Release 16-Man Squad For ODI Series Against Afghanistan, UAE

Bennett wins stage 10

Ireland’s Sam Bennett put on a burst of power to win the 10th stage of the Tour de France on Tuesday, a 168.5-km ride from the Ile d’Oleron to the Ile de Re. Slovenian Primoz Roglic retained the overall leader’s yellow jersey. Meanwhile, French Prime Minister Jean Castex is to undergo a COVID-19 test as … Read more Bennett wins stage 10

Cricket Ireland cancels interprovincial T20 over links to Northamptonshire Covid case | ESPNcricinfo.com

Cricket Ireland has cancelled an interprovincial T20 scheduled for Wednesday because of concerns about a possible Covid-19 “chain of transmission” to the Bob Willis Trophy match between Northamptonshire and Gloucestershire that was abandoned at the weekend. The T20 between Munster Reds and Northern Knights was due to take place in Cork, but was called off … Read more Cricket Ireland cancels interprovincial T20 over links to Northamptonshire Covid case | ESPNcricinfo.com

Leicestershire sign Gareth Delany for T20 Blast after losing services of Janneman Malan | ESPNcricinfo.com

Leicestershire have signed Ireland allrounder Gareth Delany as an overseas player for the upcoming Vitality Blast. The club had previously learned that South Africa opener Janneman Malan would not be able to appear for them this summer due to Covid-19 travel restrictions. The move for Malan, who scored an unbeaten hundred in his second ODI … Read more Leicestershire sign Gareth Delany for T20 Blast after losing services of Janneman Malan | ESPNcricinfo.com

Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma retain top two spots in ICC ODI rankings; Babar Azam at No. 3 | ESPNcricinfo.com

India captain Virat Kohli (871 points) and his deputy Rohit Sharma (855) continued to retain the top two positions in the ICC ODI rankings for batsmen, with Pakistan’s Babar Azam currently placed third. Among the bowlers, Jasprit Bumrah (719) held on to the No. 2 spot, marginally behind New Zealand’s Trent Boult (722). There were … Read more Virat Kohli, Rohit Sharma retain top two spots in ICC ODI rankings; Babar Azam at No. 3 | ESPNcricinfo.com

England skipper lauds ‘dangerous’ Stirling after Ireland upset

England skipper Eoin Morgan said Paul Stirling is as dangerous an opener as there is in cricket after the Irishman smashed 142 off 128 balls to help his team to a remarkable upset of the world champions in the third one-dayer on Tuesday. Ireland-born Morgan scored a century of his own as England set the … Read more England skipper lauds ‘dangerous’ Stirling after Ireland upset

Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie Strike Hundreds as Ireland Stun England in Final ODI

Paul Stirling insisted he always believed Ireland could beat England after his brilliant century inspired a record Irish run-chase in a shock seven-wicket win over the world champions during the third one-day international at Southampton on Tuesday. Both Stirling, with 142, and Ireland captain Andrew Balbirnie (113), scored centuries during Ireland’s ultimately successful … Read more Paul Stirling, Andrew Balbirnie Strike Hundreds as Ireland Stun England in Final ODI