ODI Series: The England Winners and Losers Against Ireland

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England Stunned by Famous Ireland Victory England vs Ireland. 329 to win. On a balmy summer’s evening on the south coast, Ireland chased an historic target in the final ODI to earn a consolation victory against England. Kevin O’Brien and Harry Tector saw Ireland home. England captain Eoin Morgan will have learnt more in defeat […] READ MORE



Ireland Cricket Squad – Players To Look Out For!

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Now that the West Indies tour has ended, It is time to check out the players from the Ireland Cricket Squad to look out for! From Andrew Balbirnie, Paul Stirling to Mark Adair and Boyd Rankin. It is time to figure out which players from the Ireland Cricket Squad that we should be looking out […] READ MORE


England v Ireland ODI Series Preview

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England v Ireland ODI Preview A new era for ODI cricket On Thursday a new era for ODI cricket will begin as England face Ireland in a three-match one day series at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton. This will mark the start of the newly formed Cricket World Cup Super League. The England v Ireland […] READ MORE



Analysing Off-spinners Decline In ODI Cricket

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The Best Off-Spinners Declining? In the past few years, with the extravagant use of flat pitches in one day cricket, the importance of off-spinners have certainly been brushed aside. Teams off late have resorted to the use of wrist spinners rather than opting for traditional right arm off-spinners. With the likes of Ashwin and Lyon […] READ MORE


England’s ODI Squad Step Up Preperations For Ireland Series

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England’s ODI Squad Play Intra-Group Friendly England’s ODI squad stepped up their preparations ahead of the start of white-ball action this summer, with a behind closed door intra-squad friendly at the Ageas Bowl in Southampton today. Two sides captained by short-form captain Eoin Morgan and newly announced vice-captain for the summer Moeen Ali, played out […] READ MORE


Rose Bowl Cricket Ground – only 3 test matches?

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Super Summer The first test match of the summer is due to take place at the Rose Bowl Cricket Ground in Southampton. Incredibly, the stadium has hosted only three test matches to date. The stadium is relatively new and even One-Day Internationals have only been played for a decade at the venue. In this article, […] READ MORE


How England’s test team is correcting past mistakes

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A recent history of England’s test team The first recognized test match took place between England and Australia in 1877. Since England has played 1022 test matches – at least 192 more than any other test playing nation. However, between 2015 and 2020, England’s approach looked clueless, and they often gifted test matches to the […] READ MORE


Assessing Ireland’s Spin Depth

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In recent news, perhaps the Irish border ‘backstop’ was crucial to a Brexit deal defeat but when you poke your nose around in a cricketing context, you could see the Irish spin depth with bowlers providing a measure of last resort whenever they play at home on pitches greener than a bottle of Chartreuse. On […] READ MORE