Afghanistan boss day one at the Intercontinental Cup final in Dubai as they bowl Ireland out for 187 and then reach 81-3.
Ireland bowler Tim Murtagh withdraws from the squad for the Intercontinental Cup final against Afghanistan due to personal reasons.
Ireland coach Phil Simmons signs a two-year contract extension which will keep him in the job until the end of 2015.
Ireland win the World Twenty20 Qualifying final, after hitting the fourth-highest T20 international total.
Ireland will face Afghanistan in Saturday's final at the World T20 qualifiers after earning a 62-run win over the UAE.
Paul Stirling insists Ireland still want to win the World T20 qualifier despite having secured their place in Bangladesh.
Ireland qualify for next year's World Twenty20 after extending their unbeaten run in the qualifiers by beating Hong Kong.
Ireland need one more point to make next year's World Twenty20 after a 48-run win over Uganda in Friday's qualifier.
Rain ends Ireland's perfect record at the World Twenty20 qualifiers after the game against Italy is abandoned.
William Porterfield becomes the first player to score a Twenty20 century for Ireland with an unbeaten 127 as they beat USA.
Ireland make it three wins from three ICC World Twenty20 qualifiers with a thrilling five-run victory over hosts UAE.
Ireland have to fight all the way before beating Canada by two runs in the World Twenty20 qualifying match in Abu Dhabi.
Ireland cruise to a 32-run victory over Namibia in their opening World Twenty20 qualifier in Abu Dhabi.
Coach Phil Simmons is confident Ireland are well-placed to come through the World Twenty20 qualifiers in Abu Dhabi.
Geraint Jones helps Papua New Guinea beat Ireland in their final warm-up game ahead of the World Twenty20 qualifiers.
William Porterfield steers Ireland to victory over the Netherlands as they prepare for the World Twenty20 qualifiers.
Ireland beat a strong Wings XI by nine runs in their latest World Twenty20 qualifiers warm-up game in Dubai.
Ireland beat a locally-based Wings XI by nine runs in a World Twenty20 qualifiers warm-up gaem in Dubai.
Ireland all-rounded Alex Cusack is back in the squad for next month's World Twenty20 Qualifiers in the UAE.