Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Ireland’s Kevin O’Brien grabs his country’s first Test century, as Irish hit back against Pakistan

Updated May 15, 2018 10:08:16 Photo: Ireland staged a fightback against Pakistan on day four of their first-ever Test, thanks to centurion Kevin O’Brien (L). (AP / PA: Niall Carson) Related Story: Ireland’s Test debut after 144-year wait ruined by wet weather He was there when Ireland beat Pakistan at …

Ireland’s introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain

Ireland’s introduction to Test cricket after 144-year wait ruined by rain

Posted May 12, 2018 13:32:32 Photo: More than 5,000 tickets were sold for Ireland’s first day of cricket but not a ball was bowled. (Reuters: Clodagh Kilcoyne) Related Story: Irish cricket on verge of Test status Ireland has had a wet welcome to Test cricket with the opening day of …

Facebook banning foreign ads related to Ireland’s abortion referendum

Facebook banning foreign ads related to Ireland’s abortion referendum

Posted May 09, 2018 09:26:37 Facebook has announced it is banning foreign advertisements related to Ireland’s abortion referendum amid concerns that North American groups are trying to influence the campaign. Irish voters will decide on May 25 whether to repeal a constitutional ban on abortion, in a divisive referendum that …

Commonwealth Games: Nicolson battles past Northern Ireland’s Walsh to win boxing gold – Commonwealth Games 2018

Commonwealth Games: Nicolson battles past Northern Ireland’s Walsh to win boxing gold – Commonwealth Games 2018

Updated April 14, 2018 23:38:22 Photo: Nicolson won a narrow decision against Northern Ireland’s Michaela Walsh to take the women’s 57kg boxing gold medal. (AP: Rick Rycroft) Australia’s Skye Nicolson has clinched a fairytale gold medal in the women’s 57kg boxing division, winning by split decision against Northern Ireland’s Michaela …