Hamish Marshall's 114 saw Gloucestershire up to 349-7 on day two against Hampshire in Southampton.
Gloucestershire handed the Unicorns a second heavy defeat in a row in the Yorkshire Bank 40.
Ireland have decided not to pick Hamish Marshall in their squad for the Tri-Series against Sri Lanka and Scotland.
Ed Joyce can play for Ireland in the 2011 World Cup - but Hamish Marshall will not be available for his adopted country.
Gloucestershire prevailed by four runs in a low-scoring FP t20 match against Middlesex.
Former New Zealand international Hamish Marshall is looking to return to international cricket with Ireland as both a player and coach.
Steady rain on Saturday wrecked any chance of a result in the clash between Gloucestershire and Leicestershire.
Warwickshire's hopes of opening up a bigger lead at the top of Division Two were blocked by Hamish Marshall's gritty 62.
The ECB have accepted the applications of 10 players to be registered for the new county season.
New Zealand players who took part in the rebel Indian Cricket League are unlikely to play for the national team again.
Tri-Series in Australia 2015
Australia win by 112 runs
England's lack of aggression and power with the bat is a concern heading into the World Cup, says David Lloyd.
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
Michael Clarke must skipper Australia in the World Cup if they are to stand a chance of winning the trophy, says Shane Warne.
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England's World Cup opponents will not relish the return of fit-again James Anderson, says Nick Knight.