Women's cricket team coach Delany steps down

Cricket Ireland today announced that Paul Delany, coach of the Ireland Women’s team, will step down following the European Championships in Scotland next month.

Delany was at the helm when the Irish team won both the ICC European Championships and inaugural Twenty20 tournament in Ireland last year.

Delany said: "I believe that I have done as much as I can do to bring the team forward and it is now time for Cricket Ireland to entrust the development of the team to new hands."

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