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.
Nasser Hussain says Australia's players will find it 'difficult' to play against India after Phillip Hughes' death.
Mike Atherton says the loss of Phillip Hughes will "shake batsmen out of complacency" over their safety.
Pakistan v New Zealand Test
New Zealand trail Pakistan by 102 runs with 9 wickets remaining
Bangladesh v Zimbabwe ODI Seri
Bangladesh win by 21 runs
Bupa Sheffield Shield
United Arab Emirates v Afghani
United Arab Emirates win by 5 wickets
The ODI games in Sri Lanka will be a benchmark series for Moeen Ali and England, says Sir Ian Botham.
England can win in Sri Lanka if batsmen prove they have the dynamism to switch a gear mid-innings.
Nasser Hussain has his say on England's openers, Cook's captaincy, Moeen Ali – and more!
Australia and New Zealand will co-host the 2015 Cricket World Cup from February - here's a taster of what's in store.
Ricky Ponting reflects on his World Cup record and talks us through his fielding drills in Episode 5 of our series.