International

Hockeyroos stave off Ireland in Hawkes Bay Cup

Hockeyroos stave off Ireland in Hawkes Bay Cup

April 7, 2016 | 2,178 views | Leave a comment

Ireland will contest the 5th to 8th place playoffs at the Hawkes Bay Cup as world number three side Australia proved too strong in their quarter-final tie in New Zealand.

Black Sticks make late pressure tell in Hawkes Bay

Black Sticks make late pressure tell in Hawkes Bay

April 5, 2016 | 1,564 views | Leave a comment

Two final quarter goals cost the Green Army dear in an otherwise impressive performance as they eventually fell 3-1 to Hawkes Bay Cup hosts New Zealand having led 1-0 at half-time.

Master Over-50s set for historic World Cup final

Master Over-50s set for historic World Cup final

April 4, 2016 | 3,055 views | Comments (1)

Ireland Master Ladies 50s have qualified for the International Masters World Cup Final in Canberra on April 6, taking on home hosts Australia in the decider.

Ireland bounce back in brilliant style at Hawkes Bay

Ireland bounce back in brilliant style at Hawkes Bay

April 3, 2016 | 1,498 views | Leave a comment

The Green Army looked a different side on day two of the Hawkes Bay Cup as impressive pressure and clinical penalty corners saw them run out 4-0 victors over India.

China’s four first half goals sweep past Ireland

China’s four first half goals sweep past Ireland

April 2, 2016 | 1,113 views | Leave a comment

China’s four-goal first half blitz saw them sweep past Ireland in their opening game of the Hawkes Bay Cup in New Zealand.

Loughran a late call up for Hawkes Bay Cup

Loughran a late call up for Hawkes Bay Cup

April 1, 2016 | 1,031 views | Leave a comment

Sinead Loughran will link up with the Irish women’s team for the Hawkes Bay Cup in New Zealand following an injury to Shirley McCay, a broken bone in her hand ruling her out of the tournament.

Jermyn returns to Irish setup after three years

Jermyn returns to Irish setup after three years

March 31, 2016 | 1,742 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s record goalscorer John Jermyn has earned a surprise recall to Craig Fulton’s national panel for their latest Olympic preparation series, meeting Great Britain in three uncapped matches next week at Bisham Abbey.

Irish underage sides battle it out with Scotland

Irish underage sides battle it out with Scotland

March 31, 2016 | 733 views | Leave a comment

The Irish Under-18 girls and boys both completed series victories over Scotland over the Easter weekend at Jordanstown as they kickstart their preparations for this summer’s European championships. The Under-16s, meanwhile, won one of three in Glasgow on the boys side while the girls had a win, draw and a loss in their series.

Ireland’s youth face Scotland in Belfast and Glasgow

Ireland’s youth face Scotland in Belfast and Glasgow

March 24, 2016 | 1,713 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s Under-18 and Under-16 girls and boys teams have been selected for a quartet of three game series against Glasgow over the weekend

Ireland’s women depart for Hawkes Bay Cup

Ireland’s women depart for Hawkes Bay Cup

March 21, 2016 | 1,080 views | Leave a comment

Following Ireland’s three match training series at Bisham Abbey against Great Britain, Graham Shaw’s squad of 18 players departed this evening to take on the Hawkes Bay Cup in New Zealand from April 2-10.

Loughran included in 20-player panel for GB ties

Loughran included in 20-player panel for GB ties

March 3, 2016 | 1,288 views | Leave a comment

Graham Shaw has named a 20-player squad to travel to Bisham Abbey in England for a three-match series against Great Britain later this month.

Two from two for Ireland against France

Two from two for Ireland against France

March 2, 2016 | 536 views | Leave a comment

Ireland completed a comfortable series win over France as they added a 2-1 success to Tuesday’s 1-0 success with Neal Glassey and Alan Sothern on the mark at the Merrion Fleet Arena.

Darling strike hands Ireland win over France

Darling strike hands Ireland win over France

March 1, 2016 | 656 views | Leave a comment

Mitch Darling’s 14th minute goal gave Ireland a 1-0 win over France in their latest Olympic preparation game at a baltic Merrion Fleet Arena.

Ireland’s men to play France twice at Rathdown

Ireland’s men to play France twice at Rathdown

February 24, 2016 | 620 views | Leave a comment

The Irish men will play France in a two-match series on March 1 (7pm) and 2 (6pm) in Rathdown School. The series will be the first chance of 2016 to see Ireland men’s hockey team in action as part of their preparations for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Irish women confirmed for Hawkes Bay tournament

Irish women confirmed for Hawkes Bay tournament

January 28, 2016 | 1,140 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s women will travel to New Zealand to play in the highly competitive Hawkes Bay Cup from April 2-10 in a tournament that features five of the world’s top ten sides.

Belgium defeat Ireland twice to end SA series

Belgium defeat Ireland twice to end SA series

January 24, 2016 | 843 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s men got a measure of the challenge they need to overcome in Rio next August after a pair of losses to world number five side Belgium in Cape Town over the weekend.

Ireland and Canada draw a blank

Ireland and Canada draw a blank

January 21, 2016 | 843 views | Leave a comment

Ireland were held to a 0-0 draw by Canada as goalkeeper David Carter produced a stunning performance to keep the Green Machine at bay in the face of a late onslaught in Cape Town.

Last quarter blitz earns Ireland second win over Canada

Last quarter blitz earns Ireland second win over Canada

January 20, 2016 | 828 views | Leave a comment

Three final quarter goals saw Ireland beat Olympic rivals Canada for the second time this week, running out 4-2 winners in Cape Town.

Spain series ends with 3-0 loss for Ireland

Spain series ends with 3-0 loss for Ireland

January 19, 2016 | 1,031 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s women completed their time in Spain on a low note, falling to a 3-0 defeat to the Valencia hosts, losing the series 3-1 overall.

Cargo cracker continues Irish run over South Africa

Cargo cracker continues Irish run over South Africa

January 18, 2016 | 1,120 views | Leave a comment

Ireland fought back from 2-0 and 3-2 down to keep their unbeaten run against South Africa going as Chris Cargo struck with six minutes left to earn a 3-3 draw in Cape Town.