Cricket Australia chairman Wally Edwards with ECB chairman Giles Clarke

ICC news

Anger as 10-team World Cup not up for debate

For all the outcry, the ICC annual conference remained wedded to a 10-team World Cup looks set to go ahead in England - and the ECB's unyielding attitude has caused resentment from Ireland and Scotland in particular

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Majid Haq glances one through fine leg

Scotland news

Majid Haq cleared to play again

Majid Haq has been cleared to return to national duty by Cricket Scotland, bringing to an end the episode that began with his controversial tweet during the 2015 World Cup

Preston Mommsen drills the ball during his 60

Ireland v Scotland, 3rd T20, Bready

Ireland receive wake-up call with second defeat

If John Bracewell, the new head coach, wasn't fully aware of the size of the task that lies ahead, then successive defeats to Scotland will have highlighted the challenge he faces.

John Bracewell, Ireland's new coach, watches over training

Ireland v Scotland, 2nd T20, Bready

Extra game scheduled after washout

There was frustration for all involved as Ireland's second Twenty20 international against Scotland was washed out without a ball being bowled on Friday

Ryan Bailey

Matthew Cross made 47 opening the batting

Ireland v Scotland, 1st T20, Bready

Ireland disappoint on return to north-west

International cricket returned to the North West of Ireland for the first time in eleven years on Thursday but the hosts were unable to deliver the result, or performance, the locals had waited for so long to see

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Kyle Coetzer unleashes a pull on his way to 156

Scotland news

Coetzer added to Scotland World T20 qualifier squad

Kyle Coetzer, the Scotland batsman and former captain, has been added to the squad for the 2016 World T20 qualifier starting next month, following batsman Freddie Coleman's withdrawal

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Kyle Coetzer recorded Scotland's first World Cup century

Scotland news

Coetzer upset at Scotland omission

Kyle Coetzer, the Scotland batsman and former captain, has expressed his surprise and upset at being omitted from the squad for ICC World T20 Qualifiers next month.

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The umpires wait for wet weather to clear in Stirling

Scotland v Afghanistan, Intercontinental Cup, Stirling, 4th day

Scotland dismiss Afghanistan, take extra points despite rain

Scotland were kept waiting by rain till evening on the final day before they took the field, and Richie Berrington claimed the two Afghanistan wickets needed to earn his side 13 points from the drawn match in Stirling

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Alasdair Evans exults after picking up a wicket

Scotland v Afghanistan, Intercontinental Cup, Stirling, 3rd day

De Lange strikes put Scotland on top

Con de Lange struck with his first ball as a Scotland player and took three wickets to help reduce Afghanistan to 96 for 8 on the third day in Stirling

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Scotland captain Preston Mommsen raises his bat after reaching 50

Scotland v Afghanistan, Intercontinental Cup, Stirling, 2nd day

Scotland undone by Shenwari and Nabi

Samiullah Shenwari and Mohammad Nabi took eight wickets for 48 runs to lead a strong display for Afghanistan in their Intercontinental Cup match against Scotland in Stirling