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World Cup 2015
Feb 12, 2015: The Ireland management has spoken out at the frustration of losing players to England. Alan Lewis, Ireland chief selector and former captain, said it was "irritating" that Eoin Morgan will captain England at the World Cup.
World Cup 2015 news
Jan 18, 2015: Ireland have suffered a serious blow ahead of the World Cup after Tim Murtagh was ruled out with a fractured foot
Middlesex v Durham, Lord's, 1st day 3rd day
Sep 11, 2014: This match turned into relegation scrap on the third day with small advances from both sides. Fluent batting was at a premium as a significant canopy of cloud encouraged the Middlesex bowlers.
Middlesex v Durham, Lord's, 1st day
Sep 9, 2014: After Scott Borthwick had been dispatched around the SCG by Australia's gung-ho batsmen England realised they did not have a spinning sensation on their hands. Not that day anyway
Nottinghamshire v Middlesex, Trent Bridge, 3rd day
Jun 16, 2014: Middlesex will ask Tim Murtagh for more of the same after taking five wickets in an innings for the third time this season to create a platform upon which their batsmen have built a position to dictate terms on the final day.
Middlesex v Lancashire, Division 1, Lord's, 4th day
May 14, 2014: English cricket would love to see Steven Finn bowling Middlesex to victory, but on the final day at Lord's it was Tim Murtagh who put in the defining performance to leave them third in the table
Middlesex v Nottinhamshire, Lord's, 4th day
Apr 16, 2014: Chris Rogers and Sam Robson engineered Middlesex's victory against Notts - and Rogers reckons Robson is ready for an England debut
Ireland v Scotland, WCL Championship, Belfast
Sep 6, 2013: Three days after a brilliant spell of bowling nearly shocked England in Malahide, Tim Murtagh delivered with the bat to serve a big blow to Scotland's chances of qualifying for the 2015 World Cup.
Ireland v Pakistan, 1st ODI, Dublin
May 22, 2013: ESPNcricinfo previews the first ODI between Ireland and Pakistan in Dublin
Somerset v Middlesex, Taunton, 3rd day
May 17, 2013: The last time Somerset lost a Championship match at Taunton, the ground rang to raucous Lancastrian celebrations. This time it was deserted as Middlesex unexpectedly escaped the showers to pull off a three-day victory
Somerset v Middlesex, Taunton, 2nd day
May 16, 2013:
Warwickshire v Middlesex, Edgbaston, 4th day
May 11, 2013: There was a time when Rikki Clarke was more interested in the next night out than the next training session
Middlesex v Derbyshire, Lord's, 3rd day
Apr 19, 2013: Tim Murtagh took 5 for 12 as Derbyshire were blown away for 60 in their second innings to give Middlesex their second win in as many games
Sep 20, 2012: Darren Gough reflects on the 2012 County Championship season
Surrey v Middlesex, The Oval, 4th day
Aug 18, 2012: Gareth Batty led Surrey to their first Championship victory since he was appointed captain by taking 6 for 83 to secure a dramatic eight-run victory over Middlesex
Surrey v Middlesex, The Oval, 1st day
Aug 15, 2012: For all the talk of Kevin Pietersen and, to a lesser extent Rory Hamilton-Brown, it was two unsung returnees who gave Middlesex an overwhelming advantage on the first day at The Oval.
Jun 15, 2012: Tim Murtagh is hoping to take his chance for international cricket with Ireland, starting with the visit of Australia to Belfast
Ireland v Australia, ODI, Stormont
Jun 11, 2012: Tim Murtagh, the Middlesex seamer, has been named in Ireland's squad to face Australia in the one-day international at Stormont on June 23
Middlesex v Sussex, Lord's, 1st day
May 30, 2012: Steven showed he was ready to slot into England's team if the call came but his team-mate Tim Murtagh was equally, if not more, impressive
Leicestershire v Middlesex, Grace Road, 3rd day
Sep 14, 2011: Middlesex were in sight of victory and promotion at the end of the third day of their County Championship Division Two match against Leicestershire
The SCG might be India's preferred semi-final venue at this World Cup, but persistent rain in the lead-up has left them worried their spinners may not get the help they are widely expected to
This contest brings together a belligerent bunch of brats and braggers from two countries that are so different, yet share rampant egotism and a high opinion of themselves
Over the last few months, he has slowly moved from a flashy finisher, to a more measured risk manager
It was Grant Elliott and New Zealand's time in Auckland. Not South Africa's. But the Proteas will leave this tournament wondering when that will ever change. Maybe next time.
The difference between New Zealand and South Africa in Auckland was a matter of moments: fleeting minutes that laid bare the fickle beauty and cruelty of sport
India's Plan A in this World Cup had worked flawlessly over seven matches. When they came up against the toughest opponents in the World Cup, however, they were left scrambling for a back-up plan
Whatever happens, the Australia-New Zealand World Cup final at the MCG will be the most divine fun