England victorious on landmark day for Irish cricket

It was a landmark day for Irish cricket this Sunday, though it would have been a landmark day regardless of the result. Just over one-hundred years ago, cricket would have been the most played game throughout the island, fifty years ago an amateur Irish team beat a soon-to-be dominant West Indies team on a dodgy…

World Cricket Round-Up

While it’s time to dust off your winter coat and pack away the bat & pads here in Ireland, it’s still summer somewhere, and the truly beautiful game continues as normal. So pop the kettle on, make yourself a sandwich and queue up Soul Limbo by Booker T & the MGs on Spotify, it’s time…

In Defence of the Gentleman’s game | Rob O’ Sullivan

Film Editor Rob O’Sullivan highlights why cricket doesn’t deserve the stick it gets from an Irish audience… “The English are not very spiritual people, so they invented cricket to give them some idea of eternity” said Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw. Cricket is a game played between two teams of upstanding gentlemen who must wear…