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Garvey and Three Rock set up pair of national final showdowns

Garvey and Three Rock set up pair of national final showdowns

May 4, 2019 | 1,115 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey will meet Three Rock Rovers in both of the national finals after the two clubs advanced to the EY Champions Trophy final with semi-final wins at Havelock Park. Garvey eliminated Glenanne while Rovers saw off hosts Banbridge, meaning they will meet in Sunday’s decider in this competition before meeting once again next week in […]

Pegasus and Loreto advance to women’s EY Champs Trophy final

Pegasus and Loreto advance to women’s EY Champs Trophy final

May 4, 2019 | 882 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus will meet Loreto in the women’s EY Champions Trophy final on Sunday at Banbridge’s Havelock Park after they both won 2-1 in their semi-finals, seeing off Cork Harlequins and UCD, respectively

UCD and Loreto hope to continue Leinster control of women’s Champs Trophy as Pegs plan without McCay

UCD and Loreto hope to continue Leinster control of women’s Champs Trophy as Pegs plan without McCay

May 3, 2019 | 648 views | Leave a comment

UCD and Loreto will both be hoping to be the side to continue Leinster clubs’ dominance in the women’s EY Champions Trophy with the title remaining in the province since its inauguration in 2016 with Pegasus and Cork Harlequins looking to break that run.

Home advantage a huge factor for men’s EY Champs Trophy at Banbridge

Home advantage a huge factor for men’s EY Champs Trophy at Banbridge

May 3, 2019 | 624 views | Leave a comment

When you are hosting a party, the last thing you want is to have to leave early while the rest of the guests enjoy themselves and that’s the case with Banbridge this weekend as they prepare for the Champions Trophy event at Havelock Park.

Corinthian finally get over the line to reach the EYHL

Corinthian finally get over the line to reach the EYHL

April 28, 2019 | 1,528 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian summoned an incredible late salvo to finally earn promotion to the EY Hockey League after a series of close-run charges to the national division.

Upton top-ranking Insta add to Limerick’s special year with EYHL2 glory

Upton top-ranking Insta add to Limerick’s special year with EYHL2 glory

April 28, 2019 | 1,000 views | Leave a comment

A Roisin Upton-inspired Catholic Institute fought back to win the women’s EYHL Division 2 final following a breathtaking contest with Queen’s that went to a 3-3 draw and subsequently a sudden death shoot-out.

Corinthian to face UCD and Queen’s earn shot at Insta in EYHL2 finals

Corinthian to face UCD and Queen’s earn shot at Insta in EYHL2 finals

April 28, 2019 | 1,098 views | Leave a comment

A Leinster side is guaranteed promotion to the men’s EY Hockey League at the expense of Cookstown after Corinthian and UCD advanced to the final of EYHL2; Catholic Institute take on Queen’s in the women’s EYHL2 decider

Harlequins nick Champs Trophy place as Ards relegated and Muckross pin down playoff shot

Harlequins nick Champs Trophy place as Ards relegated and Muckross pin down playoff shot

April 28, 2019 | 870 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins snagged the fourth EY Champions Trophy ticket while Muckross took the relegation playoff place, condemning Ards to the Ulster Premier League following a dramatic final day in the women’s EY Hockey League.

YM survive, C of I fight on as Cookstown relegated

YM survive, C of I fight on as Cookstown relegated

April 28, 2019 | 928 views | Leave a comment

YMCA’s 2-0 win over Pembroke saw them avoid relegation; Cork C of I drew with TRR to earn a playoff while Cookstown went down after a loss to Banbridge on a lively final day of action in the men’s EYHL

Champions Trophy and relegation battle intertwine on final day of women’s EYHL

Champions Trophy and relegation battle intertwine on final day of women’s EYHL

April 26, 2019 | 1,019 views | Leave a comment

Two issues remain to be resolved on the final day of the women’s EY Hockey League with the last Champions Trophy spot and the relegation resolution on the line.

Three in the relegation mix for monumental final tussle in men’s EYHL

Three in the relegation mix for monumental final tussle in men’s EYHL

April 26, 2019 | 904 views | Leave a comment

Cork C of I, Cookstown and YMCA’s monumental relegation tussle will take the major focus on the final day of the men’s EY Hockey League with just one point separating the sides.

Corry lifts EYHL trophy for Garvey a year to the day since end of cancer treatment

Corry lifts EYHL trophy for Garvey a year to the day since end of cancer treatment

April 18, 2019 | 1,525 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey were crowned EYHL champions for the second time in the competition’s four year history on Wednesday night when they got the win they needed to secure the trophy after an emphatic 6-1 victory over Annadale at Comber Road.

Bann confirm top four places as Cookstown fall to bottom

Bann confirm top four places as Cookstown fall to bottom

April 14, 2019 | 845 views | Leave a comment

A week on from giving Pembroke a lifeline in the top four chase, Banbridge firmly slammed the door shut as their 6-1 win over the same opposition confirmed the four sides for the EY Champions Trophy playoffs.

Muckross off the bottom with remarkable win over UCD

Muckross off the bottom with remarkable win over UCD

April 13, 2019 | 803 views | Leave a comment

At the third time of asking, Muckross produced a remarkable performance to beat UCD 2-1, lifting them off the bottom of the table and a possible escape from automatic relegation.

Corinthian on the victory march as plenty of EYHL relegation permutations remain

Corinthian on the victory march as plenty of EYHL relegation permutations remain

April 12, 2019 | 850 views | Leave a comment

Such is the leeway on goal difference, it would be truly remarkable is Corinthian’s tie with Dublin University is not a procession to the Leinster Division One crown.

Garvey move to brink of men’s EYHL title as C of I raise hopes of incredible escape

Garvey move to brink of men’s EYHL title as C of I raise hopes of incredible escape

April 7, 2019 | 1,141 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey scored a massive win in the men’s EYHL title chase as they beat Glenanne to end the day with a four point lead at the top of the table; Cork C of I’s Sunday win has them right back in the mix in their bid to avoid the relegation spot

Corinthian and UCD confirm top spots from men’s EYHL2 groups

Corinthian and UCD confirm top spots from men’s EYHL2 groups

April 7, 2019 | 1,018 views | Leave a comment

With the semi-finalists already confirmed, who will play who was the name of the game in EYHL Division 2 this weekend with Corinthian facing Railway Union and UCD meeting Instonians the outcome on Saturday evening.

Insta wrap up top spot as EYHL2 semi-final pairings confirmed

Insta wrap up top spot as EYHL2 semi-final pairings confirmed

April 7, 2019 | 654 views | Leave a comment

Catholic Institute wrapped up the last remaining issue from the women’s EYHL Division 2 as they struck to beat Dungannon 2-0 and earn top spot from Pool B.

Pegasus hit six of the best to win women’s EYHL in style

Pegasus hit six of the best to win women’s EYHL in style

April 7, 2019 | 830 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus were crowned EY Irish Hockey League regulation season champions for the first time since the competition’s expanded format was introduced after an emphatic 6-0 win over Muckross at the Dub.

Saturday round-up – April 6

Saturday round-up – April 6

April 6, 2019 | 1,116 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus got the result they needed to win the women’s EYHL title in style; Lisnagarvey took a massive step toward the men’s crown with a big win over Glenanne; here are the big results from the weekend’s action