Leinster

Huge derby dates close the curtain on first half of women’s EYHL campaign

Huge derby dates close the curtain on first half of women’s EYHL campaign

December 13, 2019 | 58 views | Leave a comment

Derbies galore conclude the pre-Christmas schedule in the women’s EY Hockey League with six games on the agenda, all hoping to avoid any frost-related issues. Both Ca big EY Hockey League showdown at Rosbrien on Saturday (12pm) as Munster experiences its first top tier showdown for three years. For Quins coach Darren Collins says he […]

Cookstown stun Pembroke as UCD end Rovers’ reign; Tarf and Railway on track for big showdown

Cookstown stun Pembroke as UCD end Rovers’ reign; Tarf and Railway on track for big showdown

December 8, 2019 | 993 views | Leave a comment

Ulster Premier side Cookstown produced a thrilling comeback to defeat top tier Pembroke to reach the final four of the Irish Senior Cup joining UCD, Glenanne and Lisnagarvey on a weekend where Three Rock Rovers were dethroned.

Saturday round-up  – December 7

Saturday round-up – December 7

December 7, 2019 | 880 views | Leave a comment

Pegasus produced a comeback for the ages; Cookstown cause a big shock while Lisnagarvey, Glens and UCD through in men’s ISC; here’s the round-up

David Harte in the running for Olympic athletes commission

David Harte in the running for Olympic athletes commission

December 5, 2019 | 165 views | Leave a comment

David Harte has been confirmed by the IOC as one of 30 athletes who will be seeking election onto the IOC Athletes’ Commission next summer. Four athletes will be elected at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics by Olympians onto the commission that was established in 1981 as an official body that serves as a link between […]

Glenanne, Monkstown and Naas make big moves in Leinster

Glenanne, Monkstown and Naas make big moves in Leinster

December 1, 2019 | 576 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne, Monkstown and Naas made big moves in Leinster women’s Division One but Corinthian continue to set a hot pace at the top

Cork duo in pole position at halfway stage of EYHL2 groups; Sweeney the North star

Cork duo in pole position at halfway stage of EYHL2 groups; Sweeney the North star

December 1, 2019 | 626 views | Leave a comment

The two Cork sides lead the men’s EYHL Division 2 groups at the halfway stage after Cork C of I and Harlequins’ home wins on Saturday; Dublin North land their second win of the season

Saturday round-up – November 30

Saturday round-up – November 30

November 30, 2019 | 1,087 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey dropped points for the first time despite a four-goal comeback; Pembroke and Pegasus lead the way in the women’s EYHL; here’s the round-up

Railway and Avoca conjure up nine goals each in men’s Div One

Railway and Avoca conjure up nine goals each in men’s Div One

November 24, 2019 | 402 views | Leave a comment

Just two games in men’s Leinster Division One contrived to produce 23 goals as Railway Union and Avoca both scored nine times on Saturday. Railway’s was an incredible 9-5 victory over Kilkenny at Teresians. They fell behind 1-0 but got back to 2-2 at quarter-time, then led 5-2 at half-time. It was 6-3 at the […]

Town snatch important draw with Ards as Reds roll on in Leinster

Town snatch important draw with Ards as Reds roll on in Leinster

November 24, 2019 | 778 views | Leave a comment

Chloe Watkins snagged a late equaliser to end Ards’ 100% record as Corinthian make big move in Leinster Division One

Saturday round-up – November 23

Saturday round-up – November 23

November 23, 2019 | 940 views | Leave a comment

Loreto ended Pegasus’s perfect run as Pembroke went top of women’s EYHL; Lisnagarvey continue to set pace in men’s EYHL; here’s the Saturday round-up

Trinity’s 53-game unbeaten run ended by Corinthian

Trinity’s 53-game unbeaten run ended by Corinthian

November 19, 2019 | 601 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian ended Trinity’s incredible unbeaten run in women’s Leinster Division One, their run ending at 53 games since their last defeat in the provincial competition.

Avoca and Clontarf celebrate six-point weekends

Avoca and Clontarf celebrate six-point weekends

November 19, 2019 | 401 views | Leave a comment

Avoca and Clontarf both ran up two wins each over the weekend to push on in men’s Leinster Division One. Avoca started off with a 7-1 win over Bray on Saturday, going 3-0 up in the first half and never looking back as Richard Couse netted a hat trick and Elliott Goode scoring twice. On […]

Saturday round-up – November 16

Saturday round-up – November 16

November 17, 2019 | 914 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey extended their lead at the head of the men’s EYHL as Monkstown made a big move; Pegasus and Pembroke made it two from two in the women’s EYHL; here’s the Saturday round-up

Alex land double coup with Evans and Duke on board

Alex land double coup with Evans and Duke on board

November 16, 2019 | 1,027 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex announced a massive double coup on Thursday evening with Irish internationals Nikki Evans and Deirdre Duke confirming they will play for the Milltown club.

Leinster flying high with AerCap boost

Leinster flying high with AerCap boost

November 13, 2019 | 266 views | Leave a comment

AerCap has signed a two-year sponsorship deal with Leinster Hockey to support their ambitious high performance player and coach development programme for the Junior Age teams

Saturday round-up – November 9

Saturday round-up – November 9

November 9, 2019 | 1,859 views | Leave a comment

All the results from the men’s and women’s EYHL and EYHL2 games as well as the Leinster and Munster Division One and IJC outcomes

Stage set for Irish women’s Energia Park date with Canada

Stage set for Irish women’s Energia Park date with Canada

November 2, 2019 | 392 views | Leave a comment

With the Energia Park stage set by a remarkable, volunteer-led five-day revamp, the Irish women are looking to hit the turf running this evening for their double-header with Olympic qualification on the line. The World Cup silver medalists are looking to continue their incredible ascent and qualify for the Games for the first time. Because […]

Saturday round-up – October 26

Saturday round-up – October 26

October 26, 2019 | 302 views | Leave a comment

UCD produced a huge comeback despite red card to beat Clontarf; Lisnagarvey fight back against Bann as the Irish Senior Cup ties ultimately went to the form book

Bulls and Glens frustrate goal-hungry Avoca as almost 70 goals define weekend

Bulls and Glens frustrate goal-hungry Avoca as almost 70 goals define weekend

October 20, 2019 | 676 views | Leave a comment

Clontarf and Railway Union continued their winning ways on a day of 38 goals in just five games in Leinster men’s Division One while another 30 followed in Sunday’s Mills Cup. The big tie was a true cracker with Tarf eventually holding on for a 5-4 win over Avoca in a battle between two EY […]

Saturday round-up – October 19

Saturday round-up – October 19

October 19, 2019 | 955 views | Leave a comment

Women Irish Senior Cup – Semi-Finals: Corinthian 0 Pegasus 3 (L McKee, K McDonald, M Harvey); UCD 1 (K Egan) Loreto 0 Leinster Division 1: Monkstown 0 Genesis 1 (C Fullston); Naas 1 (S Farrell) Trinity 7 (R Burns 2, S Campbell 2, A Long 2, A Buttimer); Rathgar 1 (C Christie) North Kildare 0 […]