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Double delight for leading quartet in men’s Irish Hockey League

Double delight for leading quartet in men’s Irish Hockey League

April 15, 2013 | 444 views | Leave a comment

Banbridge, Cookstown, Lisnagarvey and Monkstown all took huge steps towards the Irish Hockey League playoff places with a pair of wins each over the weekend to putting them well clear of the chasers in their respective pools.

Small’s double double sees Loreto take IHL front-runner mantle

Small’s double double sees Loreto take IHL front-runner mantle

April 15, 2013 | 361 views | Leave a comment

Loreto remain the only side unbeaten in the women’s Irish Hockey League after they claimed a pair of wins this weekend; Railway and UCD’s double wins brings them back into contention while Hermes and Old Alex registered first wins of the campaign

Triple bills set to bring the crowds for crucial men’s IHL weekend

Triple bills set to bring the crowds for crucial men’s IHL weekend

April 12, 2013 | 314 views | Comments (2)

Four triple bills across the weekend will provide defining moments for most of the contenders as the race for the men’s Irish Hockey League semi-finals berths quickly hots up.

Double-IHL weekend set to make or break semi aspirations

Double-IHL weekend set to make or break semi aspirations

April 12, 2013 | 382 views | Leave a comment

The second weekend of this season’s Electric Ireland women’s Irish Hockey League threatens to be the making or breaking of many of the sides as the double-headers can either crush dreams or soar hopes.

Loreto and Pegasus make statements of intent as Ards stun UCD

Loreto and Pegasus make statements of intent as Ards stun UCD

April 7, 2013 | 559 views | Leave a comment

Loreto bounce back to land big win over Railway and launch their IHL campaign in strong fashion; UCD felled by Ards while Hermes and Old Alex also undone by Ulster opposition as Pegasus make statement of intent

YM and Monkstown claim Dublin derby laurels on IHL opening day

YM and Monkstown claim Dublin derby laurels on IHL opening day

April 6, 2013 | 363 views | Comments (1)

YMCA and Monkstown were the two Leinster sides to get their men’s IHL campaigns up and running with wins on derby day as they got the better of Railway Union and Pembroke respectively; Glenanne came unstuck in Cork against C of I

Revamped IHL set for regional double-headers

Revamped IHL set for regional double-headers

April 5, 2013 | 296 views | Comments (5)

The Irish Hockey League takes on a revamp this year as an end of season event with the competition set to be played out over the next five weeks in quick-fire mode.

Fairweather’s return fires reds into IHL

Fairweather’s return fires reds into IHL

March 24, 2013 | 368 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian edged out UCC 2-1 in a very entertaining, fast-paced wildcard playoff match at Garryduff on Saturday.

West’s awake to new IHL possibility; trio aim to keep 100pc league record in tact

West’s awake to new IHL possibility; trio aim to keep 100pc league record in tact

October 12, 2012 | 2,461 views | Comments (1)

Connacht President Yvette Quinn has hailed the move to hand the province a first ever entry into the women’s Irish Hockey League as “recognition of the improving standard in the west”; Leinster league action back for round four

IHL changes leads to compact Leinster season

IHL changes leads to compact Leinster season

June 22, 2012 | 3,480 views | Comments (28)

The Leinster men’s division one season will take on a condensed look as the back-ended Irish Hockey League season has led to a major overhaul of the domestic calendar.

Women’s IHL serves up monster grouping

Women’s IHL serves up monster grouping

May 25, 2012 | 664 views | Leave a comment

Arguably the toughest pool in the history of the competition for the 2012/13 season, the women’s Pool A has caused some to wonder whether a different approach to seeding is necessary for the IHL; plus Irish U-16/18 news

YM and Hermes secure IHL berths

YM and Hermes secure IHL berths

May 20, 2012 | 578 views | Comments (1)

Hermes and YMCA needed just one game to negotiate their passage into next season’s Irish Hockey League, after the final day’s play in the men’s and women’s competitions was cancelled.

Times reports Revington to leave Irish job

Times reports Revington to leave Irish job

May 18, 2012 | 331 views | Comments (10)

The Irish Times have reported that Paul Revington is to step down as the Irish men’s senior coach by the end of June, suggesting the IHA will announce the decision in the coming days.

Cockram inspires Garvey to end seven-year itch

Cockram inspires Garvey to end seven-year itch

May 6, 2012 | 362 views | Comments (27)

For a club with Lisnagarvey’s impeccable record, seven years is a lengthy wait for a national title but, after two consecutive final losses, the Ulster kingpins eased to their first IHL crown.

O’Halloran strikes gold as Loreto lament Daly denial

O’Halloran strikes gold as Loreto lament Daly denial

May 6, 2012 | 365 views | Comments (25)

Julia O’Halloran’s 52nd minute smash earned Railway Union their second national title but chaos 13 seconds from the full-time hooter is likely to prove the indelible memory from a nail-biting final

Women’s Irish Hockey League – live

Women’s Irish Hockey League – live

May 6, 2012 | 283 views | Leave a comment

Railway Union and Loreto fight for the fourth women’s Irish Hockey League title at 1.30pm today; follow it live with us here

Men’s IHL: YM shoot through to Garvey showdown

Men’s IHL: YM shoot through to Garvey showdown

May 5, 2012 | 400 views | Comments (1)

YMCA reached their first Irish Hockey League final as they edged out Monkstown on penalties, setting up a date with Lisnagarvey in the decider on Sunday (4pm, Comber Road) after they beat Cookstown 4-3

Women’s IHL semi-finals: Delany puts Railway on track for Loreto final date

Women’s IHL semi-finals: Delany puts Railway on track for Loreto final date

May 5, 2012 | 379 views | Leave a comment

Zara Delany’s sharply taken effort kept Railway Union’s dream of a second IHL title alive, once again frustrating Hermes on final weekend; Nicci Daly netted late to hand Loreto a place in that final, defeating holders Pegasus 1-0

Irish Hockey League – Finals Weekend live

Irish Hockey League – Finals Weekend live

May 5, 2012 | 235 views | Leave a comment

Live updates from all the games at the Irish Hockey League finals weekend in Comber Road, Hillsborough

Pegs’ authority tested by Leinster triple threat

Pegs’ authority tested by Leinster triple threat

May 4, 2012 | 339 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus’ recent victory in the EuroHockey Club Champion’s Trophy has raised the stakes with this weekend’s Electric Ireland women’s IHL winner having the added carrot of a first ever place in the elite tier of European club hockey.