Men’s IHL

Four-star Cookstown stay up with win over Bangor

Four-star Cookstown stay up with win over Bangor

May 7, 2018 | 545 views | Leave a comment

Cookstown secured their place in the top flight of Irish hockey with a strong performance against brave Bangor on Sunday at Shawsbridge.

Hosking pounces as Rovers retain EY Champions Trophy with yet more last minute drama

Hosking pounces as Rovers retain EY Champions Trophy with yet more last minute drama

May 6, 2018 | 795 views | Leave a comment

Jody Hosking scored a dramatic winner 48 seconds from time to see Three Rock Rovers retain the EY Champions Trophy title at Grange Road in front of their home support, capping an incredible season for the Rathfarnham club.

Glenanne counter strikes shoot down Pembroke

Glenanne counter strikes shoot down Pembroke

May 5, 2018 | 460 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne produced some glorious counter-attacking hockey to pick off Pembroke who were left to rue their own profligacy in front of goal in the first of the men’s EY Champions Trophy semi-finals.

Glenanne head up Leinster trio for men’s EYHL finale

Glenanne head up Leinster trio for men’s EYHL finale

May 4, 2018 | 553 views | Leave a comment

Leinster trio Glenanne, Pembroke and Three Rock Rovers will dice with Lisnagarvey for the men’s EY Champions Trophy title and the number one European spot from this season.

YMCA’s heart-stopping rolller-coaster eventually ends with EYHL promotion

YMCA’s heart-stopping rolller-coaster eventually ends with EYHL promotion

April 29, 2018 | 457 views | Leave a comment

YMCA produced a suitably mad-cap finish to their men’s EY Hockey League promotion journey, contriving to blow a 4-1 lead in the last nine minutes before beating Bangor in a shoot-out

Pembroke pin down playoff place as Railway relegated

Pembroke pin down playoff place as Railway relegated

April 29, 2018 | 686 views | Leave a comment

On the final day of the men’s EYHL, Pembroke nabbed the fourth and final EY Champions Trophy ticket; Railway were relegated, leaving Cookstown to contest the relegation playoff next week against Bangor

Top and bottom playoff places all up for grabs on final day of EYHL

Top and bottom playoff places all up for grabs on final day of EYHL

April 27, 2018 | 1,034 views | Leave a comment

The battle for the final EY Champions Trophy place and the division of the relegation playoff and automatic relegation spot are the chief points of interest across the final EY Hockey League weekend of the 2017/18 season.

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 | 762 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 | 1,323 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 | 712 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 | 763 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 | 464 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 | 839 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 | 670 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 | 940 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 | 576 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 | 472 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 | 860 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 | 707 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 | 716 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