* Noel Keogh has been confirmed as the Men’s Leinster senior coach for this season. Keogh was previously the Junior coach for two years. the under 21 coach for two seasons and the senior coach for 9 seasons.
*Argentine Luciana Aymar and Australian Jamie Dwyer were awarded as World Hockey Players of the Year in Kuala Lumpur , Malaysia on Saturday. Both hockey stars received their awards during a special ceremony on the occasion of the Samsung Champions Trophy. German Maike Stockel and Australian Mark Knowles received the WorldHockey Young Player of the Year awards.