England tour of Ireland 2009

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Stormont

'I'm just glad it's out of the way' - Collingwood

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Stormont

Ireland aim to burst the Ashes bubble

Pity poor England - Ashes winners one minute, grist to the mill the next. "Not ideal," is how Paul Collingwood summarised the team's requirement this week

Ireland v England, Only ODI, Stormont

England won't craic - Collingwood

The Ashes, and all the glory that England secured in a grandstand finish on Sunday, will count for nothing when the players take the field in Belfast tomorrow

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England in Ireland ODI Match, 2009

England tour of Ireland, Aug 2009

One-Day Internationals

England had to battle some damp conditions
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Tim Bresnan took two early wickets for England
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Paul Stirling gave Ireland early momentum
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Rain interrupted play after England's innings
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Luke Wright struck 36 off 26 balls
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Joe Denly top-scored for England with 67
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Tour Results
Ireland v England at Belfast - Aug 27, 2009
England won by 3 runs (D/L method)
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