Leinster

Stewart double crowns perfect weekend for Corinthian

Stewart double crowns perfect weekend for Corinthian

January 21, 2018 | 482 views | Leave a comment

Ian Stewart’s double put Corinthian on course for the perfect weekend in Leinster men’s Division One as they beat Kilkenny while their two main rivals dropped points.

Saturday round-up – January 20

Saturday round-up – January 20

January 20, 2018 | 1,084 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne took a massive step toward the men’s EYHL with three late goals against TRR; Pegasus became the first side to reach the final four of the women’s Irish Senior Cup; here’s the round-up

Saturday round-up – January 6

Saturday round-up – January 6

January 6, 2018 | 782 views | Leave a comment

Mossley and Pembroke won close-run Irish Senior Cup battles but Garvey and Railway are yet to play; Division 2 sides bossed the Jacqui Potter Cup; here are the key results

In memory of Des Simon

In memory of Des Simon

January 5, 2018 | 157 views | Leave a comment

Hockey Ireland Life Member Des Simon passed away last week at the age of 101. He was a leading figure in Ulster and Irish men’s hockey, an international umpire and a former president of the Irish Hockey Union.

Hockey Ireland appoint Grainger to key high performance role

Hockey Ireland appoint Grainger to key high performance role

December 22, 2017 | 346 views | Leave a comment

Hockey Ireland have appointed their first high performance director since 2012 with the news that Adam Grainger will take on the role, starting at the end of January.

Top three pull further clear as Genesis and Glens draw blank

Top three pull further clear as Genesis and Glens draw blank

December 19, 2017 | 459 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex, Corinthian and Muckross moved an extra step clear of the chasers to look certain to contest the three EY Hockey League playoff places from Leinster and in good shape to land an IHL Division 2 spot.

Saturday round-up – December 16

Saturday round-up – December 16

December 16, 2017 | 831 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne produced yet another amazing comeback to lead the men’s EYHL at Christmas by four points; Cork Quins take the overnight lead in the women’s; here’s Saturday’s main results

Alex land first major title of schoolgirls season

Alex land first major title of schoolgirls season

December 15, 2017 | 465 views | Leave a comment

Alexandra College landed the first major title of the Leinster schoolgirls season as they took the Junior Cup title, beating Muckross Park in a shoot-out in the final at Grange Road.

Saturday round-up – December 9

Saturday round-up – December 9

December 9, 2017 | 760 views | Leave a comment

Hermes-Monkstown got off the mark in the women’s EYHL as Railway, UCD and Cork Harlequins also won; Monkstown drew with Glenanne in the only men’s tie; all these results and more in the round-up

Alex, Corinthian and Muckross covered by two points

Alex, Corinthian and Muckross covered by two points

December 6, 2017 | 228 views | Leave a comment

Just two points continue to cover three teams at the top of women’s Leinster Division One following wins for Old Alex, Corinthian and Muckross as they remain clear of the chasers in the playoff positions.

UCD and Corinthian line up Thursday showdown

UCD and Corinthian line up Thursday showdown

December 6, 2017 | 323 views | Leave a comment

Corinthian and UCD face a crucial Thursday night showdown following their respective wins and clean sheets last Saturday in men’s Leinster Division One.

Harte up for FIH Goalkeeper of the Year once again

Harte up for FIH Goalkeeper of the Year once again

December 5, 2017 | 186 views | Leave a comment

David Harte has been nominated for FIH World Goalkeeper of the Year for a third successive year, looking to win the award for a third successive year.

Saturday round-up – December 2

Saturday round-up – December 2

December 2, 2017 | 1,294 views | Leave a comment

It was a dramatic day with Glenanne the big men’s EYHL beneficiaries as the next three sides all missed out on the win; check out the results from Leinster and Munster Division 1 and most of the IJC scores

Old Alex jump back into pole position

Old Alex jump back into pole position

November 22, 2017 | 455 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex moved back to the top of women’s Leinster Division One as they took advantage of the 2-2 draw between rivals Corinthian and Muckross at Whitechurch Park.

UCD and Kilkenny both produce remarkable comebacks

UCD and Kilkenny both produce remarkable comebacks

November 20, 2017 | 565 views | Leave a comment

Big comebacks were the name of the game in men’s Leinster Division One as both UCD and Kilkenny fought back from big deficits to record wins over Dublin North and Avoca, respectively.

Weekend round-up – November 19

Weekend round-up – November 19

November 18, 2017 | 1,084 views | Leave a comment

Glenanne snatched a late win to keep their run going in the men’s EYHL as Lisnagarvey, TRR and Annadale also won while draws abounded elsewhere; Cork Harlequins moved back top of the women’s EYHL

Alex straight back on winning trail as Tarf and Glens get off the mark

Alex straight back on winning trail as Tarf and Glens get off the mark

November 14, 2017 | 710 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex quickly got back on the winning trail on Monday evening in women’s Leinster Division One, running up a 4-1 success against Muckross in their refixed tie.

O’Hanlon goes viral, capping Trinity win with a flourish

O’Hanlon goes viral, capping Trinity win with a flourish

November 13, 2017 | 654 views | Leave a comment

Dublin University’s Robbie O’Hanlon became a viral star as his glorious glancing touch to a knee-high Cillian Hynes picked out the top corner at Santry Avenue.

Saturday round-up – November 11

Saturday round-up – November 11

November 11, 2017 | 891 views | Leave a comment

Cork Harlequins moved clear on their own at the top of the women’s EYHL while Glenanne went three clear in the men’s competition; Corinthian keep firing on both Leinster fronts

Alex and Muckross impress as Rathgar end 41-game wait

Alex and Muckross impress as Rathgar end 41-game wait

November 7, 2017 | 844 views | Leave a comment

Old Alex and Muckross showed why they are the fancied sides to land playoff spots as they both ran up four goals in wins over Genesis and Our Lady’s, two sides who had started women’s Division One well.