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.
Ireland's humbling by South Africa should not derail their push for a quarter-final spot, says Mike Atherton.
ICC World Cup
Bangladesh need 111 runs to win from 17.1 overs
Bupa Sheffield Shield
Kevin Pietersen's possible return for England is an 'extraordinary' twist, says Bob Willis.
England must reassess their ODI approach after a nine-wicket defeat to Sri Lanka, says Nasser Hussain.
Jacques Kallis and V.V.S. Laxman will be part of Sky Sports' wall-to-wall, multi-platform coverage of the ICC World Cup.
David Lloyd tees it up with Jimmy Anderson and goes in to bat for the Associate nations.
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