Men’s IHL

Sothern’s super six sees Pembroke steal a march in the EY Champions Trophy race

Sothern’s super six sees Pembroke steal a march in the EY Champions Trophy race

April 22, 2018 | 559 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke moved back into fourth with two big wins over the bottom two, taking pole position ahead of Monkstown and Banbridge in the EY Champions Trophy playoff chase

Hockey Ireland forced to switch venues as Bann contractor goes into administration

Hockey Ireland forced to switch venues as Bann contractor goes into administration

April 20, 2018 | 1,213 views | Leave a comment

Crawford Group going into administration has led to the switch of the EY Champions Trophy from Banbridge’s Havelock Park to Grange Road just three weeks ahead of the annual finals weekend.

Kelso touch puts Inst into second EYHL promotion phase

Kelso touch puts Inst into second EYHL promotion phase

April 16, 2018 | 668 views | Leave a comment

Instonians took top spot from the men’s EY Hockey League Wildcard playoffs as a late equaliser against Corinthian and a second half winner over UCD keeps alive their chances of a return to the EYHL.

Glenanne produce crowning comeback win at Lisnagarvey

Glenanne produce crowning comeback win at Lisnagarvey

April 15, 2018 | 731 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne produced an immaculate comeback from 2-0 down to beat Lisnagarvey at Comber Road to get the win they needed against their nearest rivals, claiming the EY Hockey League and a spot in Europe into the bargain.

Glenanne on the precipice of first EYHL title

Glenanne on the precipice of first EYHL title

April 13, 2018 | 447 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne have their first chance to land the men’s EY Hockey League title this Saturday at Comber Road where a win against their nearest rivals would secure glory.

Pembroke to face TRR while UCD defend title against Pegs

Pembroke to face TRR while UCD defend title against Pegs

April 8, 2018 | 807 views | Leave a comment

Pembroke will face Three Rock Rovers in the men’s Irish Senior Cup final while holders UCD will take on Pegasus in the women’s decider following Saturday’s semi-finals.

Glenanne add two more single goal wins to move ever closer to EYHL title and possible double

Glenanne add two more single goal wins to move ever closer to EYHL title and possible double

March 26, 2018 | 655 views | Leave a comment

It was something of a slog at times for Glenanne but a 1-0 win over basement side Railway Union saw them make another big step toward the EY Hockey League crown as their position became even stronger at the top

Goal difference set to be decisive to divide UCD, YMCA and Corinthian

Goal difference set to be decisive to divide UCD, YMCA and Corinthian

March 11, 2018 | 933 views | Leave a comment

UCD fought back from 2-1 down to beat Corinthian 3-2, a result that looks set to send Leinster League Division One to the last day with three sides in the mix on goal difference; TRR back to second in EYHL

Cole heats up Ireland in Malaysia as domestic games hope to thaw out

Cole heats up Ireland in Malaysia as domestic games hope to thaw out

March 9, 2018 | 570 views | Leave a comment

After a rough opening four games, Ireland ground out a morale-boosting 3-2 win over world number six side India at the Sultan Azlan Shah Cup in Malaysia; TRR face Railway in EYHL while Corinthian take on UCD in Leinster

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 | 460 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

English gives Railway hopes a massive boost; viral star Dale scores another epic

English gives Railway hopes a massive boost; viral star Dale scores another epic

February 25, 2018 | 854 views | Leave a comment

Mark English gives Railway’s chances of avoiding drop a big boost; Glenanne move 10-points clear; Julian Dale scores goal of the season contender; Bann score three in final quarter against Pembroke

Corinthian show how its done with big win over Glenanne

Corinthian show how its done with big win over Glenanne

February 23, 2018 | 697 views | Leave a comment

Unbeatable on the national stage, Leinster league side Corinthian – and Ian Stewart in particular – showed how its done as they eliminated Glenanne from the Leinster Senior Mills Cup in midweek 4-2.

Garvey stay in pursuit as Glens stretch out 10-point lead

Garvey stay in pursuit as Glens stretch out 10-point lead

February 18, 2018 | 710 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne extended their lead at the top of the men’s EYHL to 10-points; Garvey remain in the hunt with a 3-1 win over Banbridge; Alan Sothern snatched a late draw for Pembroke while Cork C of I drew at Annadale

Jermyn guiding the next generation; Garvey-Bann’s big showdown

Jermyn guiding the next generation; Garvey-Bann’s big showdown

February 16, 2018 | 585 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I’s youth section will play a crucial role in keeping them competitive in the men’s EY Hockey League according to club legend John Jermyn; James Lorimer looks ahead to Garvey-Bann

Glens’ seven-point lead remains intact despite draw with C of I; Garvey ones to watch after another icy weekend

Glens’ seven-point lead remains intact despite draw with C of I; Garvey ones to watch after another icy weekend

February 11, 2018 | 796 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne dropped a couple of points but still ended the weekend with their seven-point lead in tact at the top of men’s EY Hockey League with Three Rock held by Annadale while Garvey swept aside Monkstown

Dale and O’Connor get call for Sultan Azlan Shah Cup ahead of C of I-Glens showdown

Dale and O’Connor get call for Sultan Azlan Shah Cup ahead of C of I-Glens showdown

February 9, 2018 | 653 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I’s Julian Dale and Glenanne’s Sam O’Connor have received the biggest call-ups of their international careers, earning a place in the Irish men’s squad to play in the Sultan Azlan Shah tournament in Malaysia.

Beaufort beckons for 11 of Shaw’s international stars

Beaufort beckons for 11 of Shaw’s international stars

February 3, 2018 | 681 views | Leave a comment

Eleven of Graham Shaw’s most recent Irish women’s squad will line out at Beaufort on Saturday ahead of their departure for Benalmadena for a warm-weather camp, combined with four games against Spain.

Spirit of old coming back for Brennan’s Glens after yet another late victory

Spirit of old coming back for Brennan’s Glens after yet another late victory

January 22, 2018 | 575 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne player-coach Joe Brennan says the side are capturing some of the spirit of old as they produced yet another late series of goals put them in prime position to win the men’s EY Hockey League.

Glorious Glens finish puts them seven clear at the top

Glorious Glens finish puts them seven clear at the top

January 22, 2018 | 676 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne produced an amazing final flurry of three goals in four minutes to snatch a crucial 5-2 victory in the title race against Three Rock Rovers. Monkstown move up to third while Bann ended their wait for a win

Glenanne and Rovers line up for biggest tie of EYHL season to date

Glenanne and Rovers line up for biggest tie of EYHL season to date

January 19, 2018 | 562 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne can take a massive step toward a first national title since 2010 as they host Three Rock Rovers on Saturday at St Andrew’s (3pm) in the biggest game of the season to date.