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Morgan hails complete England performance

England captain Eoin Morgan hailed a “complete performance” after a record-breaking score - and a record-breaking margin of defeat for Australia.

CRICKET:Ireland name T20 squad for Ed Joyce Testimonial match against Sussex Sharks

Cricket Ireland selectors have named a 12-man squad to travel to Sussex for a T20 match against Sussex Sharks at Arundel Castle on Sunday.

GORDON BROWNE: Carrickfergus express ‘complete devastation’ at loss of president

Carrickfergus officials have paid tribute to former president and wicketkeeper Gordon Browne, describing the father-of-two as ‘an inspiration’.

NW CRICKET: Old rivals meet in last four

Published: 16:42 Monday 18 June 2018 Donemana have been given a home tie against Brigade in the semi-final of the NW Senior Cup.

Carrickfergus cricketer Gordon Browne dies aged 42

Published: 16:25 Monday 18 June 2018 Carrickfergus wicketkeeper Gordon Browne has died following a brave battle with cancer.

NIGEL JONES: Group gains the motivation for experienced CIYMS captain

Nigel Jones has just taken four wickets, two catches and smashed 38 from 27 balls for good measure in a win over Armagh, yet again proving that he remains one of the very best players in the Premier League, even at 36.

Victory at last: Ireland defeat Scotland in T20 tri-international series

Three of Ireland’s batsmen hit rapid-fire half-centuries in a 46-run win over Scotland in a T20 International today in the Netherlands – only the third time in T20 International cricket history that three batsmen had passed 50 in the same innings.

WARINGSTOWN: Captain Greg Thompson ignoring talk of cup pressure

Waringstown captain Greg Thompson says his side feel no pressure as they prepare for Sunday’s Irish Senior Cup clash at The Lawn against YMCA.

T20 CRICKET: Netherlands come good to beat Ireland in Rotterdam

Ireland came out with a renewed sense of vigour in Wednesday’s T20 international against Netherlands, but failed to hold the Dutch in a tight run chase at the VOB Ground in Rotterdam.

NCU CRICKET: Marc Ellison is loving life with CSNI

As Marc Ellison takes a seat on the Stormont grass, he can’t take his eyes away from the action in the middle.