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Canning shoots Rovers to two wins from two

Canning shoots Rovers to two wins from two

May 23, 2015 | 918 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 | 695 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 | 421 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 | 635 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 | 567 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 | 1,059 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 | 591 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 | 1,881 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 | 709 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 | 1,213 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 | 1,498 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 | 987 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 | 935 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 | 1,111 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 | 1,284 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 | 962 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.

Highlight reel: Monkstown vs Racing

Highlight reel: Monkstown vs Racing

October 11, 2014 | 725 views | Leave a comment

Check out the highlights of Monkstown vs Racing Club de France along with all the other action from day one of the EHL in Barcelona

Tentative Town’s second half fightback falls just short

Tentative Town’s second half fightback falls just short

October 10, 2014 | 730 views | Leave a comment

A tentative first half performance cost Monkstown dear as they lost their maiden Euro Hockey League tie to Racing Club de France 2-1 in Barcelona this afternoon in blazing heat.

Harte looking for Kampong to step up in EHL

Harte looking for Kampong to step up in EHL

October 9, 2014 | 607 views | Leave a comment

“The Big Man” David Harte is looking for his Kampong side to make amends after a bittersweet debut season in the Euro Hockey League last time around.

Town ready to take on European elite

Town ready to take on European elite

October 9, 2014 | 796 views | Leave a comment

After a couple of breakthrough seasons, Monkstown reach the pinnacle of the club game in Europe this weekend when they debut in the Euro Hockey League in Barcelona.