Europe

European summer comes to close with Irish men battling the top brass

European summer comes to close with Irish men battling the top brass

August 21, 2015 | 1,396 views | Leave a comment

The full lowdown on the EuroHockey Nations Championships from an Irish perspective with an overview of the group opponents, where to watch the games and more

Three changes for Europeans for Irish senior men

Three changes for Europeans for Irish senior men

August 15, 2015 | 1,394 views | Leave a comment

Craig Fulton has made three changes to the Irish panel for the European championships which begin next weekend in London with Michael Robson, Matthew Bell and Jonny Bruton coming into the side.

Town confirmed for second EHL trip; Bann Trophy-bound

Town confirmed for second EHL trip; Bann Trophy-bound

June 1, 2015 | 1,044 views | Comments (1)

Monkstown will play in the EuroHockey League next season while Banbridge are bound for the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy following the release of the confirmed final national ranking positions by the EHF.

Rovers caught late on by Atasport to finish fourth

Rovers caught late on by Atasport to finish fourth

May 25, 2015 | 767 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 | 1,256 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 | 562 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 | 698 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 | 793 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 | 559 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 | 286 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 | 498 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 | 443 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 | 877 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 | 467 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 | 1,698 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 | 582 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 | 1,066 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 | 1,296 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 | 831 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 | 772 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.