Europe

Hack encouraged as Rovers push Rot-Weiss Koln all the way in KO8

Hack encouraged as Rovers push Rot-Weiss Koln all the way in KO8

October 6, 2019 | 565 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers gave Rot-Weiss Koln a huge fright in the Euro Hockey League but ultimately bowed out of the elite competition at the KO8 stage 4-2 to the German giants.

Five-star Rovers ease into KO8 in Euro Hockey League

Five-star Rovers ease into KO8 in Euro Hockey League

October 5, 2019 | 464 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers recorded a first ever Irish win in a knock-out EHL game as their penalty corner efficiency proved too much for Scotland’s Grange.

Three Rock hoping for maiden Irish knock-out win in the EHL

Three Rock hoping for maiden Irish knock-out win in the EHL

October 4, 2019 | 436 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers have one of the best chances possible of ending Ireland’s wait for a knock-out win in the Euro Hockey League, club hockey’s biggest competition. They face Scotland’s Grange in the KO16 on Saturday morning (8.45am, Irish time – live stream available on www.eurohockeytv.org), the friendliest of possible draws for both sides in […]

Junior Green Army end with cathartic dismissal of France

Junior Green Army end with cathartic dismissal of France

July 21, 2019 | 460 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s Under-21 women finished off their Euro Under-21 campaign with a cathartic 5-1 win over France to end the campaign in seventh place.

Irish U-21 agony in Litice as Scotlan strike

Irish U-21 agony in Litice as Scotlan strike

July 19, 2019 | 479 views | Leave a comment

EuroHockey Junior Championships II Semi-final: Ireland 0 Scotland 1 (H Roberts) Ireland’s Under-21 men missed out on promotion from the EuroHockey Junior Championships II as the fluidity displayed all week deserted them against Scotland the semi-final. A win over their Celtic rivals would have seen them return to the top tier but Hamish Roberts’ eighth […]

Three Rock learn EHL draw; Ireland back on indoor stage; Mullan in the Money

Three Rock learn EHL draw; Ireland back on indoor stage; Mullan in the Money

July 18, 2019 | 385 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers will face Scottish opposition in the EHL; Ireland’s men have been handed a Euro indoor spot; Katie Mullan to be player-coach at Ballymoney

Glens and Brennan sign off with great flourish in Wettingen

Glens and Brennan sign off with great flourish in Wettingen

June 10, 2019 | 588 views | Leave a comment

Joe Brennan signed off on his playing career with a rare goal as he slammed home a penalty corner rebound for Glenanne to start a remarkable run of six late goals to earn a 9-3 win over Bohemians Prague on Monday morning.

Glens set for seventh place playoff after Casa Pia loss

Glens set for seventh place playoff after Casa Pia loss

June 9, 2019 | 316 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne will play for seventh place early on Monday morning after they fell to Portuguese champions Casa Pia Atletico Clube on day three of the men’s EuroHockey Trophy in Wettingen.

Glenanne fall to EuroHockey Trophy defeat to hosts

Glenanne fall to EuroHockey Trophy defeat to hosts

June 8, 2019 | 303 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne’s chances of reaching the EuroHockey Club Trophy final came to an end at the hands of hosts Rotweiss Wettingen in Switzerland.

Brownlow earns hair-rising draw for Glens on opening day

Brownlow earns hair-rising draw for Glens on opening day

June 7, 2019 | 534 views | Leave a comment

Stephen Brownlow’s 53rd minute penalty stroke salvaged a dramatic 4-4 for Glenanne against Belarus’s SC Stroitel Brest in their opening EuroHockey Club Trophy tie after a topsy-turvy battle in Wettingen.

Glens facing tough Swiss test in pursuit of second Irish EHL ticket

Glens facing tough Swiss test in pursuit of second Irish EHL ticket

June 5, 2019 | 710 views | Leave a comment

Joe Brennan is anticipating a huge challenge as his Glenanne side take on Belarussian, Swiss and Portuguese opposition in the group stages of the EuroHockey Club Trophy in Wettingen this weekend.

Loreto end on a high to boost Irish hopes of retaining top tier place

Loreto end on a high to boost Irish hopes of retaining top tier place

April 22, 2019 | 944 views | Leave a comment

Loreto gave Ireland’s hopes of retaining their place at the top table of European hockey a big boost as two goals in a 35 second spell saw them beat Belarus’s Ritm Grodno 2-1 in Amsterdam.

Loreto to battle for seventh as UCD still in gold contention

Loreto to battle for seventh as UCD still in gold contention

April 21, 2019 | 539 views | Leave a comment

Loreto will battle for seventh place in the women’s EuroHockey Club Cup while UCD are right in the mix for a potential final place in the Trophy following Saturday’s action in continental competition.

UCD go close to victory over Holcs as Loreto and TRR lose in Euro challenges

UCD go close to victory over Holcs as Loreto and TRR lose in Euro challenges

April 19, 2019 | 752 views | Leave a comment

UCD produced the performance of the day from an Irish perspective in the EuroHockey competitions as they drew 1-1 with hosts Holcombe in Kent in the Trophy.

Loreto and UCD ready for European challenges

Loreto and UCD ready for European challenges

April 18, 2019 | 394 views | Leave a comment

Loreto face the toughest possible quarter-final in the EuroHockey Club Cup as they look to dethrone Den Bosch, the dominant force for almost 20 years, when they meet in Amsterdam.

Three Rock dreams of Dragon-slaying denied in Eindhoven

Three Rock dreams of Dragon-slaying denied in Eindhoven

April 18, 2019 | 315 views | Leave a comment

For a second year running, Three Rock Rovers battled hard but found the Euro Hockey League KO8 out of range as they fell to Belgian outfit KHC Dragons.

Hosking hoping Three Rock have stomach for EHL Dragon-slaying

Hosking hoping Three Rock have stomach for EHL Dragon-slaying

April 16, 2019 | 266 views | Leave a comment

A year on from a now infamous 20-10 defeat to KHC Dragons, Three Rock Rovers are facing up to a rematch with the Belgian champions hoping for a vastly different outcome in the Euro Hockey League KO16.

Ards finish strong to retain Ireland’s place in Europe

Ards finish strong to retain Ireland’s place in Europe

February 18, 2019 | 117 views | Leave a comment

Ards did Ulster and Irish hockey proud at the weekend when they finished a very creditable fifth at the EuroHockey Indoor Challenge tournament in Douai, France.

Ards in uncharted territory ahead of Euro indoors in France

Ards in uncharted territory ahead of Euro indoors in France

February 13, 2019 | 344 views | Leave a comment

Ards will be in uncharted territory in more ways than one when they represent Ireland at the European Indoor Championship in France this weekend, writes John Flack.

Rovers through to Euro promotion pool in Oslo

Rovers through to Euro promotion pool in Oslo

February 9, 2019 | 286 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers advanced to the EuroHockey Indoor Challenge I promotion pool as group winners in Oslo following an ever-improving set of performances.