Leinster Lightning is one of three provincial cricket teams in Ireland. Along with the North West Warriors and Northern Knights it makes up the Inter-Provincial Championship, Interprovincial One-Day Trophy & Interprovincial Twenty20 Cup.
|Coach||Albert van der Merwe|
|Home ground||Malahide Cricket Club Ground, Malahide|
|Inter-Provincial Championship wins||6|
|Interprovincial One-Day Trophy wins||6|
|Interprovincial Twenty20 Cup wins||5|
|Official website:||Cricket Leinster|
In February 2015, they announced Ted Williamson as their coach, taking over at the helm from Trent Johnston. Under his coaching, Leinster Lightning took a clean-sweep of trophies in the 2015 and 2016 seasons before he stepped down from the position.
Up to and including the 2016 Inter-Provincial Championship, the matches were not given first-class status. However, at an International Cricket Council meeting in October 2016, first-class status was awarded to all future matches.
- Inter-Provincial Championship - (First Class) - 6 titles
- denotes players with international caps.
|Name||Nationality||Birth date||Batting Style||Bowling Style||Club||Notes|
|Andrew Balbirnie||Ireland||28 December 1990||Right-handed||Right arm off break||Pembroke|
|Jack Tector||Ireland||2 September 1996||Right-handed||Right arm off break||YMCA|
|Kevin O'Brien||Ireland||4 March 1984||Right-handed||Right arm medium-fast||Railway Union|
|Simi Singh||Ireland||4 February 1987||Right-handed||Right arm off break||YMCA|
|Fiachra Tucker||Ireland||5 December 1997||Right-handed||—||Pembroke|
|Jamie Grassi||Ireland||9 October 1998||Right-handed||—||North County|
|Lorcan Tucker||Ireland||10 September 1996||Right-handed||—||Pembroke|
|Peter Chase||Ireland||9 October 1993||Right-handed||Right arm medium-fast||Malahide|
|George Dockrell||Ireland||22 July 1992||Right-handed||Slow left-arm orthodox||Leinster|
|Tyrone Kane||Ireland||8 July 1994||Right-handed||Right arm fast-medium||Merrion|
|Joshua Little||Ireland||1 November 1999||Left-handed||Left arm fast||Pembroke|
|Max Neville||Ireland||21 January 1995||Right-handed||Right arm fast||Merrion|
|Eddie Richardson||Ireland||22 July 1990||Right-handed||Right arm medium||North County|
|Andrew Sheridan||Ireland||—||—||—||North County|
|Tom Stanton||Ireland||21 September 1997||Right-handed||Left arm medium||Merrion|
- "Ireland domestic competition awarded first-class status". ESPN Cricinfo. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
- "Ireland's Inter-Provincial Championship awarded first-class status". BBC Sport. Retrieved 14 October 2016.
- "Lightning name strong squad". CricketEurope. 27 April 2017. Retrieved 2 May 2017.
- "Van Der Merwe disappointed at Munster over selections". CricketEurope. 23 May 2017. Retrieved 26 May 2017.