Cups

UCC win Peard Cup for second time at sodden Garryduff

UCC win Peard Cup for second time at sodden Garryduff

December 27, 2017 | 300 views | Leave a comment

UCC eventually pulled clear of Cork C of I B to land their second Peard Cup title in three seasons as Glenn Healy’s 56th minute deflection finally put them out of range.

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

December 27, 2017 | 299 views | Leave a comment

The long wait is finally over for Queen’s University, who defeated the holders Lurgan 2-1 in a thrilling Denman Ulster Shield final at Stormont on St Stephen’s Day to lift the trophy for the first time since 1933.

O’Brien stars to end Three Rock’s decade wait for Neville Cup

O’Brien stars to end Three Rock’s decade wait for Neville Cup

December 26, 2017 | 865 views | Leave a comment

Shane O’Brien emerged as the star performer as Three Rock Rovers snatched the Neville Cup title from under Pembroke’s noses at Serpentine Avenue.

Pembroke and Rovers make rare bid for Neville Cup glory

Pembroke and Rovers make rare bid for Neville Cup glory

December 24, 2017 | 811 views | Leave a comment

Despite being two of Leinster hockey’s most decorated clubs, Pembroke and Three Rock Rovers serve up a strangely novel Neville Cup final line-up on St Stephen’s Day when they meet at Serpentine Avenue (2pm).

Belfast Quins avoid banana skin to finally take up second round spot

Belfast Quins avoid banana skin to finally take up second round spot

November 26, 2017 | 418 views | Leave a comment

Belfast Harlequins finally took their place in the second round of the women’s Irish Senior Cup as Irish international Zoe Wilson scored as they came from behind against Queens in the Belfast derby

YM’s revenge served cold as frost puts paid to guts of ISC ties; Pembroke and TRR shine in EYHL

YM’s revenge served cold as frost puts paid to guts of ISC ties; Pembroke and TRR shine in EYHL

November 26, 2017 | 640 views | Leave a comment

YMCA got a revenge served cold over Annadale on a frosty weekend in the Irish Senior Cup with just three of the eight ties on the agenda going ahead across the island.

Saturday round-up – November 25

Saturday round-up – November 25

November 26, 2017 | 599 views | Leave a comment

Just half of the Irish Senior Cup ties went ahead as frost bit hard on the second round; YMCA produced result of the day, beating Annadale in a shoot-out

YM look to take down Dale in repeat of key EYHL promotion battle

YM look to take down Dale in repeat of key EYHL promotion battle

November 24, 2017 | 598 views | Leave a comment

YMCA will have a glint in their eye when they try and take down Annadale, the side that was instrumental in blocking their path to the EYHL, in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup.

Alex through in ISC but Queens and Belfast Quins must go again

Alex through in ISC but Queens and Belfast Quins must go again

November 24, 2017 | 608 views | Leave a comment

The Irish Senior Cup takes centre stage with Queens and Belfast Harlequins hoping to finally complete their round one tie while provincial league teams will aim to cause a major shock

Murray smashes late winner for Garvey over Bann

Murray smashes late winner for Garvey over Bann

October 16, 2017 | 526 views | Leave a comment

Sean Murray smashed home a last minute winner for Lisnagarvey to grab a memorable opening round 3-2 result over local rivals, eliminating the reigning Irish Senior Cup champions Banbridge.

UCD shake off UCC in student Irish Senior Cup battle

UCD shake off UCC in student Irish Senior Cup battle

October 16, 2017 | 352 views | Leave a comment

In a precursor to next week’s intervarsities, UCD belatedly shook off Munster Division One leaders UCC to run up a 4-1 victory and advance to the second round of the women’s Irish Senior Cup.

Double-weekend abounds as women’s fixtures schedule tweaked due to international requirements

Double-weekend abounds as women’s fixtures schedule tweaked due to international requirements

October 13, 2017 | 486 views | Leave a comment

The catch-up rounds of the EY Hockey League lost to the umpires’ impasse begin this weekend, making for a double-weekend for many clubs with Irish Senior Cup games on Sunday.

Magee on the double for brilliant Bann

Magee on the double for brilliant Bann

April 2, 2017 | 720 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 | 716 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 | 891 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 | 659 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 | 913 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 | 342 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 | 457 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 | 514 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.