Niall O's Brien

  • Ireland thump Zim by 54 runs in T20 WC warm-up September 13, 2012

    Colombo: Niall O'Brien hit two sixes and four boundaries in an aggressive 62 to lead Ireland to a 54-run win over Zimbabwe in a warmup match for the World Twenty20 on Thursday. Left-arm spinner George Dockrell and seamer Alex Cusack picked up three wickets each to help hold Zimbabwe to 127-8...
  • Ireland drop O'Brien as he opts for BPL February 10, 2012

    Nairobi: Ireland cricket selectors have left wicket-keeper Niall O'Brien out of the side going to Kenya as he was not available for the entire duration of the tour, owing to his commitments in the Bangladesh Premier T20 League. The Irish squad arrived here on Thursday for a four-day Intercontinental Cup and...