Fielding Questions

Pic of Day: The Irish cricket team was hosted at a reception Tuesday evening at the Irish Consulate in Manhattan. Pictured is Irish cricketing great Kevin O'Brien answering question at the gathering. The Irish cricketers are in the U.S. to take part in the T20 Cricket World Cup. Ireland is in one of four five-team groups and their first game is today, Wednesday, against cricket powerhouse India in East Meadow, Nassau County. The next group games for the Irish are June 7 v Canada in New York; June 14 v USA in Florida, and June 16 v Pakistan, also in Florida. Two teams will qualify from each group to reach the "Super 8" quarter-finals. Irish Echo photo.

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