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Monkstown fightback gives theirs and Irish hopes huge boost in Euro Trophy

Monkstown fightback gives theirs and Irish hopes huge boost in Euro Trophy

May 19, 2018 | 519 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown gave theirs – and Irish hockey’s – hopes of avoiding relegation to the third tier of women’s European club competition a massive boost as they came from behind to beat France’s Lille.

UCD unstuck by Mannheim in London; Town fall to Russians on opening day

UCD unstuck by Mannheim in London; Town fall to Russians on opening day

May 18, 2018 | 465 views | Leave a comment

UCD endured an agonising near miss against Mannheimer in the fifth to eighth place playoffs at the Euro Club Cup; Hermes-Monkstown fell 3-0 to Russian opposition on day one of the Trophy

Monkstown’s confidence on the rise for Euro Trophy bid

Monkstown’s confidence on the rise for Euro Trophy bid

May 18, 2018 | 420 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown coach Gareth Watkins says the confidence gleaned from the closing six weeks of the Irish season will give his side a big boost going into the EuroHockey Club Trophy this weekend on home turf.

UCD face toughest possible draw in Euro Cup

UCD face toughest possible draw in Euro Cup

May 16, 2018 | 469 views | Leave a comment

UCD start their EuroHockey Club Cup challenge on Thursday afternoon with one of the toughest possible draws, taking on Dutch giants AH&BC Amsterdam in Surbiton in the quarter-final stage.

Monkstown sign up Colliers as Euro tournament sponsor

Monkstown sign up Colliers as Euro tournament sponsor

April 28, 2018 | 248 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown’s hosting of the women’s EuroHockey Club Trophy received a big boost this week with confirmation global real estate advisors Colliers International have taken on the title sponsorship of the event.

High School and Loreto Dalkey enjoy tour to remember

High School and Loreto Dalkey enjoy tour to remember

April 27, 2018 | 267 views | Leave a comment

The High School and Loreto Dalkey took in a Euro Hockey League weekend to remember earlier this month, taking on local Dutch sides in Rotterdam as well as taking in some of the world’s best club hockey.

Rovers denied KO8 place by Saint Germain

Rovers denied KO8 place by Saint Germain

April 1, 2018 | 352 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers missed out on a place in the Euro Hockey League KO8 – what would have been a first for an Irish club – in painful style as they succumbed 3-2 to Saint Germain in Rotterdam.

Blakeney attempts to make some lasting EHL memories

Blakeney attempts to make some lasting EHL memories

March 30, 2018 | 668 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers’ Peter Blakeney – along with Mitch Darling – is just one of two members of the club’s last EHL experience back in 2008/09 but while he was part of the first Irish side to reach the KO16, he says he is the last person to ask about his memories of it.

Beast from the East wipes out hockey schedule as Hockey Ireland consider winter alternatives

Beast from the East wipes out hockey schedule as Hockey Ireland consider winter alternatives

March 2, 2018 | 505 views | Leave a comment

All of the weekend’s national and provincial level hockey fixtures have all been postponed; Hockey Ireland, meanwhile, are looking at what can be done toward a winter break; Bann awarded Champs Trophy hosting

Ards Indoor superstar Brown would relish second offer from Germany as she looks to impress in Prague

Ards Indoor superstar Brown would relish second offer from Germany as she looks to impress in Prague

February 21, 2018 | 570 views | Leave a comment

Chloe Brown has revealed she turned down the offer of a move to Germany last season but she says she would jump at the opportunity if it were to come along again.

Three Rock romp to EuroHockey indoor promotion and gold

Three Rock romp to EuroHockey indoor promotion and gold

February 19, 2018 | 312 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers won the EuroHockey Indoor Club Challenge II in Georgia with six wins from six, overcoming some early tough encounters before winning the title in a procession

Georgia on the Three Rock Rovers mind

Georgia on the Three Rock Rovers mind

February 15, 2018 | 488 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers have traversed four time zones this week to represent Ireland at the EuroHockey Indoor Club Challenge II in Tbilisi, Georgia, gunning for a top two finish from their seven team competition.

Tumilty takes the positives from EHL trip for young Bann side

Tumilty takes the positives from EHL trip for young Bann side

October 9, 2017 | 265 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge were unable to produce the heroics of 12 months ago as they fell to slightly inflated 6-0 and 6-2 defeats to WKS Grunwald Poznan and Racing Club de Bruxelles over the weekend in Barcelona.

“Double Goal” augments Bann’s frustrations in Barcelona

“Double Goal” augments Bann’s frustrations in Barcelona

October 7, 2017 | 650 views | Leave a comment

The “double-goal” introduced for the Euro Hockey League added a harsher look to an already inflated scoreline as they fell 6-0 to Poland’s WKS Grunwald Poznan in their opening game in Barcelona.

Bann looking to repeat EHL ROUND1 heroics

Bann looking to repeat EHL ROUND1 heroics

October 5, 2017 | 292 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge head out to Barcelona this weekend, hoping to match their incredible exploits from 12 months ago as they look to progress from ROUND1 of the Euro Hockey League once again.

Monkstown to host EuroHockey Trophy next May

Monkstown to host EuroHockey Trophy next May

September 21, 2017 | 268 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown will host the women’s EuroHockey Trophy next May 18-21, 2018 in Rathdown following the release of the venues for the club champions events today.

Tumilty anticipates tough task in Barcelona

Tumilty anticipates tough task in Barcelona

August 2, 2017 | 389 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge coach Mark Tumilty says it will be a “tough ask” to repeat their superb performances in ROUND1 of the EHL when they managed to win a group featuring Royal Leopold and Saint Germain.

Shoot-out finishes for Hermes-Monkstown and Pegasus as Irish status remains the same for 2018

Shoot-out finishes for Hermes-Monkstown and Pegasus as Irish status remains the same for 2018

June 5, 2017 | 592 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown closed out their European challenge on a high as they beat Russia’s CSP Krylatskoye on a shoot-out to end seventh; Pegasus finished sixth in Munich

Hermes-Monkstown look to bounce back; Pegasus miss out on top two berth

Hermes-Monkstown look to bounce back; Pegasus miss out on top two berth

June 4, 2017 | 621 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown will look to bounce back today in the women’s EuroHockey Club Champions Cup after a chastening 9-0 loss against a star-studded Den Bosch; Pegasus had a win, loss and a draw in the Trophy

Hermes-Monkstown looking to pull off biggest Euro shock possible against Den Bosch

Hermes-Monkstown looking to pull off biggest Euro shock possible against Den Bosch

June 1, 2017 | 698 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown coach Rudi Wortmann is looking to pull off the biggest shock in women’s EuroHockey Club Champions Cup history on Friday when his side face Den Bosch; Pegasus head to Munich