Europe

Rovers caught late on by Atasport to finish fourth

Rovers caught late on by Atasport to finish fourth

May 25, 2015 | 761 views | Comments (1)

Three Rock Rovers ended fourth in the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy as the ran out of legs against Azerbaijan’s Atasport at Grange Road.

VIDEO: EuroHockey Club Champions playback

VIDEO: EuroHockey Club Champions playback

May 25, 2015 | 1,246 views | Comments (2)

All the full match video from the Tilman Brewin Dolphin EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy final day with Three Rock Rovers taking on Atasport and SC Stroitel Brest playing SK Slavia Praha in the final

Brest cling on to block Rovers’ assault and reach Euro Trophy final

Brest cling on to block Rovers’ assault and reach Euro Trophy final

May 24, 2015 | 561 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers huffed and puffed but could not break through the Belarussian wall put up by SC Stroitel Brest to miss out on a final berth at the Tilman Brewin Dolphin EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Grange Road.

Pembroke end eighth in Euro Champions Trophy

Pembroke end eighth in Euro Champions Trophy

May 24, 2015 | 694 views | Comments (1)

Pembroke’s women’s EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy campaign ended on a low-key note in Minsk as they finished in eighth place overall, falling 5-1 to Russia’s Metrostroy in their classification match.

Canning shoots Rovers to two wins from two

Canning shoots Rovers to two wins from two

May 23, 2015 | 791 views | Leave a comment

Ross Canning’s second goal from a narrow angle proved enough for Three Rock Rovers to scrape to second win from two outings at the Tilman EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy to head up Pool B.

Rovers Rock their way to late victory over Vinnitsa

Rovers Rock their way to late victory over Vinnitsa

May 22, 2015 | 551 views | Leave a comment

Hosts Three Rock Rovers produced a superb closing salvo to get off to a flying start in the Tilman Brewin Dolphin EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Dublin.

Pembroke tie with Atasport in rain-soaked Minsk

Pembroke tie with Atasport in rain-soaked Minsk

May 22, 2015 | 283 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke bounced back from their tricky opening day to draw 2-2 with Azerbaijan’s Atasport in Minsk but were denied victory late in the tie to draw 2-2 on day two of the women’s EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy.

Brennan hoping to impart Euro experience as Three Rock host Trophy tournament

Brennan hoping to impart Euro experience as Three Rock host Trophy tournament

May 21, 2015 | 497 views | Leave a comment

From prior experience, Three Rock Rovers’ player-coach Joe Brennan knows how difficult landing glory at the Tilman Brewin Dolphin EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy.

Wellington down Pembroke in Euro opener

Wellington down Pembroke in Euro opener

May 21, 2015 | 441 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke face an uphill battle in Group B of the Women’s EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy as goals in the five minutes either side of half-time saw them fall 3-0 to Royal Wellington.

Prepared Pembroke ready for Belarussian challenge

Prepared Pembroke ready for Belarussian challenge

May 20, 2015 | 863 views | Leave a comment

Given just three months since they were confirmed as Ireland’s entrant for the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Gorky Park in Minsk, Pembroke coach Keith Crawford says “preparations have been great” all things considered.

Haughton looking forward to leading Rovers in Euros

Haughton looking forward to leading Rovers in Euros

May 19, 2015 | 461 views | Leave a comment

Three Rock Rovers captain Ali Haughton is looking forward to leading his club out in front of a fervent home support next weekend as they host the Tilman Brewin Dolphin EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy from May 22 to May 25.

Smyth names Irish Under-18 boys panel for Euros

Smyth names Irish Under-18 boys panel for Euros

May 11, 2015 | 1,690 views | Leave a comment

Andy Smyth has named a panel of 18 players for the Under-18 boys European championships in Santander from July 19 to 25.

UCD finish sixth in Europe after Surbiton loss

UCD finish sixth in Europe after Surbiton loss

April 8, 2015 | 581 views | Leave a comment

Two final quarter goals saw UCD fall out of touch with Surbiton, ultimately falling 4-1 to the English champions, meaning they finished sixth in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup in Bilthoven last Monday.

UCD see off Canterbury to confirm best Irish European performance in 20 years

UCD see off Canterbury to confirm best Irish European performance in 20 years

April 5, 2015 | 1,062 views | Leave a comment

UCD ladies will finish in Ireland’s best position in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup since Randalstown in 1995 no matter what the outcome of their tie with English champions Surbiton on Monday.

Frustration abounds as UCD fall to Rot Weiss in contentious fashion

Frustration abounds as UCD fall to Rot Weiss in contentious fashion

April 3, 2015 | 1,290 views | Leave a comment

UCD coach Jonathan Harte admitted he was “raging” as his side were denied an equaliser in contentious fashion as they fell 2-1 to Rot Weiss Koln in their EuroHockey Club Champions Cup in Bilthoven; a frustrating tie in which the students held sway for long periods in most facets bar the scoreboard

UCD take on German giants Koln in Bilthoven

UCD take on German giants Koln in Bilthoven

April 2, 2015 | 829 views | Leave a comment

UCD face probably their most illustrious opposition in their competitive hockey history when they take on KTHC Rot-Weiss Köln in Bilthoven, the Netherlands on Good Friday in the quarter-finals of the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup.

Good doubles up on memorable day for Dragons

Good doubles up on memorable day for Dragons

April 1, 2015 | 764 views | Leave a comment

Kyle Good played a big role in the most eye-catching performance of the current Euro Hockey League season, netting twice as his Dragons team dismantled reigning champions Harvestehuder THC in breathtaking fashion.

Good, O’Donoghue and Harte fly Irish flag at EHL

Good, O’Donoghue and Harte fly Irish flag at EHL

March 31, 2015 | 945 views | Leave a comment

Shane O’Donoghue, David Harte and Kyle Good will fly the Irish flag this week at the Euro Hockey League, the world’s premier club competition, in Bloemendaal as the KO16 and FINAL4 events get underway.

Pembroke to replace Railway at Euros in Minsk

Pembroke to replace Railway at Euros in Minsk

February 19, 2015 | 1,132 views | Comments (1)

Pembroke’s women are set travel to Minsk in May for the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in the wake of Railway Union’s decision to withdraw from the competition due to a large unavailability of players.

Daring too slick as Town’s EHL journey ends

Daring too slick as Town’s EHL journey ends

October 11, 2014 | 790 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown’s EHL journey came to an end with plenty of perspiration but they could not find the inspiration to pull off a result against one of the stand-out sides in Barcelona this weekend.