International

Jermyn on the mark in 6-1 defeat to Germany

Jermyn on the mark in 6-1 defeat to Germany

May 15, 2016 | 2,074 views | Leave a comment

Ireland closed out their three game series with Germany with a 6-1 defeat in Hamburg though John Jermyn did break the scoring duck with his first international goal for almost four years.

Ireland fall to second heavy defeat in Germany

Ireland fall to second heavy defeat in Germany

May 13, 2016 | 1,555 views | Leave a comment

Ireland fell to a second heavy defeat to Germany in two days as they went down 6-0 to the Olympic champions in Hamburg.

Ireland fall to heaviest defeat since 1979

Ireland fall to heaviest defeat since 1979

May 12, 2016 | 2,578 views | Comments (1)

Ireland fell to a 9-0 defeat to Germany in the first game of their three test series in Hamburg with Florian Fuchs scoring four times.

Fulton without Bann trio for Germany series

Fulton without Bann trio for Germany series

May 9, 2016 | 2,278 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s men face Olympic champions Germany this week in a three test series in Hamburg, at the home of UHC, with Craig Fulton bringing 20 members of his panel with him.

Fulton juggling coaching duties with drive for funding

Fulton juggling coaching duties with drive for funding

May 6, 2016 | 2,341 views | Leave a comment

“Are you a logistics manager as well as a coach?” comes the question from Peter Sweeney, one of a couple of journalists assembled for a press briefing with Craig Fulton and David Harte.

Obsessed Irish men’s launch Olympic fundraiser as schedule confirmed

Obsessed Irish men’s launch Olympic fundraiser as schedule confirmed

April 28, 2016 | 2,112 views | Leave a comment

To address the €225,000 Olympic shortfall in funding, the Irish men’s team launched their main fundraiser this morning via the Pledge Sports platform as they look to fill the financial gap and give them the best chance at Rio 2016.

Irish men announce 10 home international ties

Irish men announce 10 home international ties

April 26, 2016 | 2,368 views | Leave a comment

The Irish men will play an extensive series of international matches, welcoming Korea, Canada and the Netherlands to these shores over the next couple of months.

Ireland women’s Over-50s groundbreaking World Cup ends in silver medal

Ireland women’s Over-50s groundbreaking World Cup ends in silver medal

April 14, 2016 | 2,832 views | Leave a comment

Ireland’s Over-50s Masters were denied a famous World Cup victory last week as home favourites Australia edged them out in a thriller. Ireland had reached the final off the back of a flawless group stage, not conceding in any of their build-up matches.

Sargent hits major milestone as Ireland close out Hawkes Bay Cup on a high

Sargent hits major milestone as Ireland close out Hawkes Bay Cup on a high

April 10, 2016 | 2,889 views | Leave a comment

Ireland ended the Hawkes Bay tournament in fifth place, two above their pre-tournament ranking, with a second successive shoot-out win as they saw off Rio-bound India for the second time in the tournament.

Irish women produce special second half performance at Hawkes Bay Cup

Irish women produce special second half performance at Hawkes Bay Cup

April 9, 2016 | 3,269 views | Leave a comment

Rewatching Ireland’s comeback from 3-0 down to beat world number nine side Korea in a shoot-out, it was hard not to feel that there was some extra importance to the performance.

Hockeyroos stave off Ireland in Hawkes Bay Cup

Hockeyroos stave off Ireland in Hawkes Bay Cup

April 7, 2016 | 2,185 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 | 1,567 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 | 3,067 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 | 1,501 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 | 1,114 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 | 1,037 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 | 1,747 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 | 740 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 | 1,719 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 | 1,084 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.