Cups

Magee on the double for brilliant Bann

Magee on the double for brilliant Bann

April 2, 2017 | 682 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge claimed their second Irish Senior Cup in three seasons with a fine 3-1 win over Monkstown with Eugene Magee’s pair of second half goals the difference.

Duke delights UCD late on to crush Quins’ dreams

Duke delights UCD late on to crush Quins’ dreams

April 2, 2017 | 660 views | Leave a comment

UCD claimed their fourth Irish Senior Cup title since 2009 as Deirdre Duke’s late winner saw the students snatch a 1-0 victory over Cork Harlequins at Belfield.

Bann and Town draw battle lines for oldest club hockey title in the world

Bann and Town draw battle lines for oldest club hockey title in the world

March 31, 2017 | 833 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge and Monkstown – the winners of the last two Irish Senior Cups – lock horns on Sunday for the oldest trophy in world hockey, bidding to become the winners of a competition now in its 123rd year.

UCD’s youth and pace to face Quins’ experience in potential Irish Senior Cup classic

UCD’s youth and pace to face Quins’ experience in potential Irish Senior Cup classic

March 31, 2017 | 577 views | Leave a comment

With eight of the Irish side that blitzed all before them in Malaysia at World League Round 2, Sunday’s Irish Senior Cup has the potential to be a modern classic as UCD meet Cork Harlequins at Belfield with a wealth of talent on display.

C of I and Bandon retain national titles; Railway land IJC

C of I and Bandon retain national titles; Railway land IJC

March 26, 2017 | 813 views | Leave a comment

In Sunday’s finals, Cork C of I, Bandon and Railway Union were the big winners in the National Trophy and Junior Cup finals at Belfield; check out the pictures and quick reports here

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere win Saturday’s Irish cups

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere win Saturday’s Irish cups

March 26, 2017 | 244 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute, North Down and Belvedere won the national titles up for grabs on Saturday at Belfield, seeing off Bray, South Antrim and Wexford in their finals; pictures and round-up from the day

Double delight for Trinity on St Patrick’s Day

Double delight for Trinity on St Patrick’s Day

March 20, 2017 | 369 views | Leave a comment

Trinity completed the league and Jaqui Potter Shield double on St Patrick’s Day as Ailish Long’s extra time winner against her former club saw them prevail on a rotten day at Grange Road.

Burns’ drag-flick lands reds Benny Atkinson Cup

Burns’ drag-flick lands reds Benny Atkinson Cup

March 20, 2017 | 388 views | Leave a comment

Hugo Burns first half drag-flick proved the difference between near neighbours Corinthian and Three Rock Rovers as the reds landed the Benny Atkinson Cup title at Grange Road on St Patrick’s Day.

McCready grabs late winner as Pembroke bask in Plate glory

McCready grabs late winner as Pembroke bask in Plate glory

March 19, 2017 | 319 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke claimed the Junior Jacqui Potter Plate as Martha McCready grabbed a late winner on St Patrick’s Day at Grange Road to deny Loreto; final report from Zack Waters

Keogh and Micklem shoot Glenanne into Mills Cup heaven

Keogh and Micklem shoot Glenanne into Mills Cup heaven

March 17, 2017 | 1,116 views | Leave a comment

David Keogh and Leo Micklem were the toast of Glenanne as the duo combined to hand the Tallaght club their first Mills Cup title in nine years, beating a much-decorated Monkstown side in a pumped up tie.

Mulcahy strikes twice to power Muckross victory

Mulcahy strikes twice to power Muckross victory

March 17, 2017 | 879 views | Leave a comment

Lisa Mulcahy’s pair of goals saw Muckross claim their first ever Junior Jacqui Potter Cup title, swapping places with Railway Union from last year’s final at Grange Road.

Six St Patrick’s Day Leinster titles on the line

Six St Patrick’s Day Leinster titles on the line

March 16, 2017 | 622 views | Leave a comment

Six St Patrick’s Day titles are up for grabs at Grange Road at the annual festival of Leinster hockey; Glenanne play Monkstown in the Mills final while Railway face UCD in the Jacqui Potter Cup final

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

Reds and Trinity set up St Patrick’s date; Railway and Pembroke into IJC decider

February 27, 2017 | 757 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian and Trinity prevailed from their respective Jacqui Potter Shield semi-finals on a weekend packed with incident across a series of cups as well as the Leinster women’s Division One.

Big guns end ISC fairytale hopes of Corinthian and UCD

Big guns end ISC fairytale hopes of Corinthian and UCD

February 19, 2017 | 442 views | Leave a comment

There proved to be no fairytale Irish Senior Cup finalist as both Corinthian and UCD bowed out at the semi-final stage to Banbridge and Monkstown, the champions of the past two years.

Maguire in seventh heaven in Town strokes win

Maguire in seventh heaven in Town strokes win

February 13, 2017 | 772 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown completed the men’s Irish Senior Cup semi-final line-up, eventually prevailing on strokes against Instonians, putting down a spirited comeback from the Belfast side.

Quins go the distance for first ISC final since 2003

Quins go the distance for first ISC final since 2003

February 13, 2017 | 466 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins will contest their first women’s Irish Senior Cup final in 14 years as they tested their nerves for a second successive round before seeing off Pegasus; UCD eased by Pembroke 7-0

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

National Cups and Provincial Leagues take center stage this weekend

January 27, 2017 | 1,349 views | Leave a comment

The EY Irish Hockey League takes a back seat this weekend again as the National Cup competitions and the provincial leagues take center stage. On the women’s side the Irish Senior Cup takes center stage with the Semi-Final spots up for grabs. The tie of the round without doubt is the Dublin derby in Belfield […]

Big guns advance to semi-finals of Jacqui Potter Cup

Big guns advance to semi-finals of Jacqui Potter Cup

January 23, 2017 | 496 views | Leave a comment

Three big guns advanced to the semi-finals of the Jacqui Potter Cup as Hermes-Monkstown, UCD and Railway Union advanced on Saturday.

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

UCD and Corinthian earn rare ISC semi-final spots

January 22, 2017 | 887 views | Leave a comment

UCD’s narrow escape against Cookstown suggests the gap between the provincial divisions and the bottom end of the national EY Hockey League to be wafer-thin.

Cookstown on revenge mission against UCD

Cookstown on revenge mission against UCD

January 20, 2017 | 765 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown will have revenge on their mind as they meet UCD, the side that relegated them from the EYHL, in the Irish Senior Cup quarter-finals; Corinthian are another regional side eyeing a national semi-final