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Northern Knights

Northern Knights are an ambitious side coming through a transition phase - after winning their second title in 2019, the Knights have brought through a new generation that is starting to bear fruit.

Leinster Lightning v Northern Knights – CI Inter-Provincial Series 2023

The team

Based in Belfast, the Northern Knights have a rollercoaster of a record. As many titles as last place finishes, the Knights new generation has been impressing fans and international selectors alike.

The 2023 squad

Mark Adair (CIYMS CC) Capt, Ross Adair (CIYMS CC), Max Burton (Cliftonville Academy CC), Cade Carmichael (Instonians CC), Matthew Foster (CSNI CC), Matthew Humphreys (Lisburn CC), Tyron Koen (CIYMS CC), Josh Manley (Lisburn CC), John Matchett (CIYMS CC), Tom Mayes (North Down CC), James McCollum (Waringstown CC), Ruhan Pretorius (Woodvale CC), Cian Robertson (Instonians CC), Neil Rock (Rush CC), Paul Stirling (North Down CC), Morgan Topping (Waringstown CC).

Head Coach

Simon Johnston

get to know the players

Mark Adair

Meet the Knights captain

James Mccollum

Meet the international top-order batter

Neil Rock

Meet the international wicketkeeper-batter

Scenes from 2023 Season

Inter-Provincial Series News