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Thursday, July 25, 2024

Ireland Test Cricket Team

It wasn't until the year 1993 that the Irish Cricket Union (ICU) was granted membership in the International Cricket Council (ICC). Ireland played their first-ever One-Day International in 2006 against England and went on to feature in their maiden World Cup a year later. The ICU was then replaced by Cricket Ireland in 2009 and also announced contracts for its professional cricketers.

Ireland were labelled as the leading Associate nation among others due to their success in the Intercontinental Cup and World Cup. The Irish team is known to produce upsets as they did in the 2007 World Cup, beating Pakistan and Bangladesh, and then shocking England in the 2011 World Cup and getting the better of the Windies team in the 2015 World Cup.

Ireland's wait for a Test status ended in 2017 when ICC named them and Afghanistan as the new entrants. They played their first Test in 2018, in their own backyard, against Pakistan. They were beaten quite easily but the Irish side showed great character.

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    Ireland Captain

    IRE Squad 2024

    Overall Team Ireland

    Last updated on 25 Jul 2024
    • Matches Played8
    • Matches Won1
    • Matches Lost7
    • Matches Tied0
    • No Results0
    • Win Percentage12.5%
    Vs PAK on May 11, 2018 at The Village, Malahide, DublinPakistan beat Ireland by 5 wickets

    Top performers for Cricket Team Ireland

    Ireland Batters

    Ireland Bowlers

    Team Ireland Best Scores/Figures in an Inning

    Ireland Batters

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    Ireland Records

    • Matches Played1
    • Matches Won0
    • Matches Lost1
    • Matches Tied0
    • No Results0
    • Win Percentage0

    Player of the match(POTM)

    Yearwise Performance Team Ireland

    YearPLDWLT W %
    Pos: Position, Pld: Played, Pts: Points, NRR: Net Run Rate
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