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Lisnagarvey appeal for EHL spot successful as independent panel overrule “null and void” decision

Lisnagarvey appeal for EHL spot successful as independent panel overrule “null and void” decision

July 4, 2020 | 2,424 views | Comments (1)

Lisnagarvey have successfully appealed against Hockey Ireland’s allocation of men’s European club spots for the 2020/21 season in the wake of the abruptly cancelled current campaign.

Gormley’s shock call to take on top Bundesliga coaching job

Gormley’s shock call to take on top Bundesliga coaching job

June 25, 2020 | 2,624 views | Leave a comment

Ronan Gormley has landed a huge first head coaching job as the former Irish captain has been co-opted to take on the top job at Crefelder HTC in the German Bundesliga.

Railway do enough to land silver and promotion to Trophy level for 2021

Railway do enough to land silver and promotion to Trophy level for 2021

February 23, 2020 | 657 views | Leave a comment

Women’s EuroHockey Indoor Club Challenge I Dundee Wanderers 2 (Vikki Bunce 2) Railway Union 0. Railway lost the battle but ultimately won the war with silver and promotion secured to Euro Trophy level next year, as a losing bonus point against Dundee earned them second place in Porto. That point, for a loss of two […]

Railway still on track for title showdown with Dundee

Railway still on track for title showdown with Dundee

February 23, 2020 | 380 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union moved into the frame for a EuroHockey Indoor Challenge I title showdown with Dundee Wanderers following back-to-back wins in Porto on Saturday.

Railway unbeaten after day one in Porto

Railway unbeaten after day one in Porto

February 22, 2020 | 422 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union came from 2-0 down in the last five minutes against Georgian outfit Ukimerioni Kutaisi to end day one of their EuroHockey Challenge I unbeaten. They opened their tournament with a closely fought 2-1 win over Swedish side Partille SC. Despite winning seven corners to Partille’s two, Railway scored from just their first of […]

Multi-talented Railway looking to add another achievement to incredible honour roll

Multi-talented Railway looking to add another achievement to incredible honour roll

February 20, 2020 | 1,375 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union take to the Porto boards for the women’s EuroHockey Indoor Club Challenge I with a squad that could lay claim to being the most multi-talented Irish sporting line-up ever to come together. Not only does the side have an aggregate total of well over 100 senior hockey medals between them. They can also […]

Rovers ride late rollercoaster to preserve Ireland’s place in Euro second tier

Rovers ride late rollercoaster to preserve Ireland’s place in Euro second tier

February 16, 2020 | 252 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers indoor just about preserved Ireland’s place in the second tier of European competition with a 5-4 rollercoaster win over Switzerland’s Rotweiss Wettingen, capping their weekend with their best performance. After back-to-back promotions brought Rovers from the lowest rung to the Club Indoor Trophy level this weekend, after plenty of early jitters, they […]

Rovers indoor side no longer “a bobsleigh team” as they take on second Euro tier for first time

Rovers indoor side no longer “a bobsleigh team” as they take on second Euro tier for first time

February 13, 2020 | 568 views | Leave a comment

In the early hours of Friday morning, Three Rock Rovers will become the first side since 1996 to contest the second tier of the men’s EuroHockey Indoor Club Championships in Alanya, Turkey.

Ireland’s glistening silver lining and promotion in Bratislava

Ireland’s glistening silver lining and promotion in Bratislava

January 26, 2020 | 1,036 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s women earned European indoor promotion at the first attempt after they romped over the line in Bratislava, earning them a silver medal from the third tier of continental competition with two big wins on Sunday..

Ireland on brink of second place and promotion in Slovakia

Ireland on brink of second place and promotion in Slovakia

January 25, 2020 | 513 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s indoor women put themselves in a super position to land one of the two promotion spots on offer in Slovakia as they beat the hosts in a thriller before seeing off Denmark.

Experience no issue for Irish women’s indoor side for Euro return

Experience no issue for Irish women’s indoor side for Euro return

January 23, 2020 | 660 views | Leave a comment

Experience is no prerequisite this weekend in Bratislava as Ireland’s women return to European action for the first time since their sixth place finish in the top tier back in 1990.

Jackson hopeful indoor bronze will lead to bigger things

Jackson hopeful indoor bronze will lead to bigger things

January 19, 2020 | 493 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s men struck twice in the closing two minutes to snatch a bronze medal from the EuroHockey Indoor Championships III in Santander, crowning a satisfying first weekend back in the game.

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 | 726 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 | 605 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 | 598 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 | 610 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 | 644 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 | 513 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 | 732 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 | 470 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.