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CRICKET: Arthur J Gallagher Senior Challenge Cup draw

Waringstown have been favoured with a home tie at the start of the Northern Cricket Union’s main knock out competition and it’s also against a side from a lower division.

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Local club representatives at the draw for the early rounds of the Northern Cricket Unions Arthur J Gallagher Senior Challenge Cup: Lurgans Oliver  McCollum (second left), Stephen Hanna of
Donacloney Mill and Greg Thompson of Waringstown. The draw was made by Shane Matthews, regional managing director of AJG, and the vice president of the NCU, Richard Johnson.

CRICKET: Mixed luck for cricketers in cup draws

Waringstown have been favoured with a home tie at the start of the Northern Cricket Union’s main knock out competition and it’s also against a side from a lower division.

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Waringstown's legends of 1992. From left, Alan Waite, Garfield Harrison, who captained the club that summer, and Alan Nelson

Cricket: Story of how Waringstown made history with 1992 treble

Sitting on the balcony of the Roy Harrison Pavilion at The Lawn on an autumnal afternoon, three men start to exchange memories of the finest cricketing summer of their lives

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Kyle McCallan celebrates hitting the winning runs

Cricket: Do Waringstown’s history-makers of 2017 compare with class of 92?

Twenty-five years almost to the day that Waringstown made history by winning the treble of NCU Senior League, Challenge Cup and All Ireland, their class of 2017 stand on the very brink of an even greater achievement.

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Waringstown's players celebrate a fifth Irish Cup final

Cricket: Waringstown win Irish Cup for fifth time after thrilling finale

It’s official. No club has won more the Irish Cup more times than Waringstown.

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Phil Eaglestone bowling for Waringstown.

CRICKET: Clontarf defeat Waringstown to lift inaugural T20 All Ireland title

Clontarf were crowned the inaugural All-Ireland T20 champions after a 10-run victory against Waringstown in a thrilling encounter at the Lawn.

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Paul McCart with a trophy during his time as Millpark captain

Donaghcloney Mill: We’re gutted for Carrick but have to accept trophy

The captain of the cricket team awarded a trophy on Saturday just hours after they had lost a cup final says they will be accepting the cup.

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Carrickfergus seconds with the Intermediate Cup at Downpatrick on Saturday

Carrickfergus CC: We made genuine error and forfeit our cup victory

Carrickergus Cricket Club have issued a statement after they were stripped of the Intermediate Cup within hours of beating Donaghcloney Mill in Saturday’s final.

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Waringstown celebrate winning the Ulster Cup

Cricket: Waringstown crowned Ulster T20 champions

Waringstown clinched their first Ulster Cup triumph in the 19-year history of the competition, played for the first time this season in T20 format.

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Flashback to the 2014 season and Niranjan Godbole pictured with all the NCU awards he had received during his time with Lurgan

After 24 centuries and around 10,000 runs, Niranjan hasn’t given up hope of NCU return

After 14 years as a distinguished overseas cricket professional in the NCU game, you would have thought Niranjan Godbole’s planned return to Lurgan this summer would have gone smoothly.

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Waringstown's Adam Dennison celebrates with team mates after catching out Fakra Tucker

CRICKET: Waringstown to face The Hills in Irish Cup Final

Waringstown will meet The Hills in the final of the Irish Senior Cup after both recorded convincing wins in the semi-finals over Pembroke and Instonians.

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Waringstown's James Mitchell is congratulated after dismissing Nick Cutler.
  Photo by Stephen  Hamilton / Press Eye

Cricket: Nelson fires Waringstown into third Irish Cup final in row

Waringstown cruised into their third Irish Cup final in three years on Saturday after Dubliners Pembroke were swatted aside in a one-sided semi-final at The Lawn.

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William Porterfield

CRICKET: Porterfield back as Warriors take on Knights

The North West Warriors have landed something of a coup by including Ireland skipper William Porterfield in their squad for Sunday's Interprovincial Cup game against the Northern Knights at Waringstown.

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Waringstown will be hoping to add the Premier League crown to their trophy haul this season. Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye

CRICKET: Waringstown on a title surge

Whilst it may be a little premature to be calling the Gardiner Brothers Premier League title as good as over, now it’s very much in Waringstown hands as we enter the final month.

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Instonians' Nikolai Smith is relishing their clash with Waringstown. Rowland White / PressEye

NCU CRICKET: Crunch time in Premier League

As we enter the second half of July, games start to take on more significance in the Gardiner Brothers Premier League.

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Greg Thompson of Waringstown. Rowland White / PressEye

T20 FINALS DAY: Thompson expecting another tight encounter

On Sunday, the Lagan Valley Steels Twenty20 Finals Day takes place at The Lawn.

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Waringstown celebrate their win over Merrion in the Irish Cup quarter-finals

CRICKET: Ulster clubs avoid each other in Irish Senior Cup semi-finals

The semi-final draws have been made for the Irish Senior and National Cups.

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Waringstown cricketers handed long suspensions

Waringstown cricketers handed long suspensions

The careers of two veteran Waringstown cricketers could be over after a Northern Cricket Union (NCU) disciplinary panel handed them long suspensions from the game.

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The incident happened at The Lawn

Waringstown suspend two players after altercation

Waringstown Cricket Club last night confirmed it had suspended two of its players following an on-field altercation during a junior league match on Saturday.

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Ireland captain William Porterfield

CRICKET: Ireland to play waiting game on first Test

Ireland may have to wait beyond 2018 to make their Test debut, chief executive Warren Deutrom has warned.

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