14th September 2013
Ireland reaffirmed their status as cricket's premier non-Test nation via an innings-and-44-run Intercontinental Cup victory over Scotland at Dublin.
30th July 2013
England have been drawn in the same group as Australia, New Zealand, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and two qualifiers for the 2015 Cricket World Cup.
10th July 2013
Giles Clarke, the chairman of the England and Wales Cricket Board, congratulated Cricket Ireland after their side became the first to qualify for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 to be held in Australia and New Zealand