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Monkstown to face Belgian and French opposition

Monkstown to face Belgian and French opposition

July 21, 2014 | 709 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown will meet Belgium’s third place finishers Daring and French runners-up Racing Club de France in round one of the rejigged Euro Hockey League in Barcelona with just one side to progress to round two.

Town set for tough Euro bid in EHL rejig

Town set for tough Euro bid in EHL rejig

June 20, 2014 | 797 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown are bound for Barcelona in October for round one of an extensively rejigged Euro Hockey League following their superb performance at the recent Euro Hockey Club Trophy in tandem with Banbridge’s victory in the Challenge I in the Czech Republic.

Town destined for EHL with superb victory in Italy as Bann also succeed

Town destined for EHL with superb victory in Italy as Bann also succeed

June 13, 2014 | 827 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown Hockey Club were crowned European Champions last weekend when their men’s team captured the EuroHockey Club Trophy in Cagliari, Sardinia. Graham Shaw’s side won four games in four days to take first place in the tournament

Loreto confound expectations to land Euro bronze

Loreto confound expectations to land Euro bronze

June 13, 2014 | 609 views | Leave a comment

Loreto returned to Dublin on Tuesday delighted with their bronze medal finish in the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Leicester without a host of squad members, outdoing their pre-tournament targets in some style

Sykes Drags Town into Final

Sykes Drags Town into Final

June 9, 2014 | 821 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown came out on top in a tight and fiesty game against Atasport in the final round of group games at the EuroHockey Club Trophy in Calgiari Italy.

Town Blitz Austrians for Five

Town Blitz Austrians for Five

June 7, 2014 | 568 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown maintained their 100% record in the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Calgiari, Italy heading into the Final day of Round Robin action where they’ll play Atasport of Azerbaijan.

Town’s Italian Job

Town’s Italian Job

June 7, 2014 | 421 views | Leave a comment

Town got off to the perfect start on day one of the EuroHockey Club Champions Trophy in Calgiari, Italy, with a thumping victory over the Italian Champions H.C. Bra.

Loreto forced to change up squad for Euro trip

Loreto forced to change up squad for Euro trip

June 4, 2014 | 1,205 views | Leave a comment

Trevor Dagg has been forced to make several changes to his Loreto panel for the Euro Hockey Club Champions Trophy in Loughborough University next weekend as the timing of the tournament has left him shy the services of four regulars

Town at full strength in Euro Hockey League ticket hunt

Town at full strength in Euro Hockey League ticket hunt

June 2, 2014 | 1,192 views | Leave a comment

Monkstown will be able to select from a full deck for the first time in a lengthy season when they compete in the Euro Club Champions Trophy in Sardinia with the target earning back a Euro Hockey League

Dooley inspires Railway to big win over Atasport

Dooley inspires Railway to big win over Atasport

April 21, 2014 | 760 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union produced Ireland’s first win in the top tier of European women’s club hockey as they saw off Azerbaijan side Atasport 5-2 in their seventh place Club Champions Cup playoff in Den Bosch.

Railway produce first draw with German opposition but fall short on penalties

Railway produce first draw with German opposition but fall short on penalties

April 20, 2014 | 731 views | Leave a comment

A famous result if not a famous outcome for Railway Union as they produced one of Ireland’s best performances in a women’s European club competition but, with the tournament taking a knock-out form, but have little to show for their efforts.

Den Bosch hand Railway tough Euro debut

Den Bosch hand Railway tough Euro debut

April 18, 2014 | 808 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union’s first taste of the top tier of European hockey was a tough one, losing 7-0 to Dutch hosts Den Bosch in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup.

Half dozen Irish come unstuck in EHL

Half dozen Irish come unstuck in EHL

April 18, 2014 | 731 views | Leave a comment

Irish interest in the Euro Hockey League came to a crashing halt in Eindhoven in the past two days with the six players involved all seeing their clubs bow out at the last 16 stage of the world’s best club competition.

Brilliant Brown fires 23 goals in Ards Euro gold run

Brilliant Brown fires 23 goals in Ards Euro gold run

February 25, 2014 | 510 views | Leave a comment

Chloe Brown strengthened her reputation as the biggest exponent of the indoor game in Ireland with a truly stunning performance for Ards at the EuroHockey Indoor Club Champions Challenge I in Budapest last weekend

EHL journey begins for Irish contingent in Barcelona

EHL journey begins for Irish contingent in Barcelona

October 11, 2013 | 1,825 views | Leave a comment

Seven Irish players have been named in EuroHockey League panels for this year’s edition of the competition with the majority now playing with English sides; Glenanne and Railway hope to prove their upward division one mobility

Railway to face Dutch giants in Den Bosch

Railway to face Dutch giants in Den Bosch

September 6, 2013 | 360 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union’s ladies will travel to s’Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands next April as Ireland’s first representatives in the Club Champions Cup following the announcement of the venues for the EuroHockey Club Championships.

Railway bound for European top table

Railway bound for European top table

June 13, 2013 | 82 views | Leave a comment

Irish hockey, and particularly Railway Union’s women’s team, have been rewarded for the continued strong performances in European club hockey over the past three years with a berth in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup.

Ireland lose EuroHockey League place for 2013/14

Ireland lose EuroHockey League place for 2013/14

May 31, 2013 | 179 views | Comments (6)

The European Hockey Federation confirmed that Monkstown will not be playing in the 2013/14 EuroHockey League following the release of the tournament’s ranking list on Thursday.

Euro joy for Railway and UCD as men’s EHL place hangs in balance

Euro joy for Railway and UCD as men’s EHL place hangs in balance

May 20, 2013 | 337 views | Comments (18)

Irish club hockey endured mixed fortunes on the European front yesterday after a weekend to remember for women’s clubs Railway Union and UCD was contrasted with the travails of Cork Harlequins on the men’s side.

UCD going for gold; Railway’s bronze assault but men’s EHL berth in jeopardy

UCD going for gold; Railway’s bronze assault but men’s EHL berth in jeopardy

May 19, 2013 | 121 views | Comments (5)

Railway Union and UCD are looking forward to medal matches in their respective EuroHockey Club Champions competition but Cork Harlequins have a huge battle on their hands if they are to maintain Ireland’s place in the EuroHockey League.