Ireland coach Phil Simmons will leave Ireland's tour of Australia and New Zealand and return to his native Trinidad & Tobago to be with his ill mother
Will Porterfield, the Ireland captain, has withdrawn from his side's tour of Australia and New Zealand for personal reasons. He flew back to the UK on Thursday.
Ireland have bolstered their coaching staff ahead of the World Cup by bringing Australian Matthew Mott and Sussex's Carl Hopkinson into the fold
Pace bowler Max Sorensen has been ruled out of Ireland's pre-World Cup trip to Australia and New Zealand
Peter Chase's recent success for Durham has earned him a place in Ireland's squad for the pre-World Cup tour of Australia and New Zealand which begins later this month