Thursday, May 26, 2022

Ireland Hockey

Irish hockey: Banbridge call on support to propel them to EY Champions Trophy

Banbridge are hoping a large local support can propel them to EY Champions Trophy glory for the first time as they welcome Three Rock Rovers, Lisnagarvey and Monkstown’s men’s teams along with Pembroke, Catholic Institute, Loreto and UCD for...

Irish Hockey: Lisnagarvey survive late drama to win men’s EYHL

Lisnagarvey survived a real final day scare to land the men’s EY Hockey League title following a heart-stopping final day of the season. The Comber Road men needed just a draw to secure the title ahead of Three Rock Rovers...

Irish hockey league: Pembroke land maiden EYHL crown

Aisling Naughton’s spectacular second minute goal was enough to get Pembroke the 1-0 win against Muckross they needed win the women’s EY Hockey League for the first time.  Earlier in the day, Catholic Institute beat Belfast Harlequins 2-1 at Deramore Park to...

David Harte: Self-assurance is crucial as a hockey goalkeeper

When you trust yourself, you stop behaving as erratically. I learnt to stop myself from sliding out of goal, flying around the D when you don’t need to be.  The first game I played in the Netherlands, I learnt very...

Hockey player campaigns to educate young in CPR and defibrillator use

A teen hockey player is campaigning for more young people to be educated on CPR and defibrillator use in Northern Ireland. Anna Pim plays for Methodist College Belfast and will be competing in the Schools Cup on Wednesday when both...

How hot milk and calm shoot-out head lifted Ireland women’s hockey

In an extract from new book Great Irish Sports Stars: Ayeisha McFerran, Ireland's No 1 recalls a key moment in Green Army's rise Unlike most of the girls on the Irish team, Ayeisha wasn’t a fan of coffee. She found...

How Railway Union’s six played every minute of EuroHockey Indoor campaign

Six proved the operative number as Railway Union finished sixth out of six at the women’s EuroHockey Indoor Club Trophy in Alanya, Turkey - but that only told half the story, writes Stephen Findlater. In a bizarre run of misfortune,...

Talking Hockey: My goal to play abroad was about being proactive and making it happen

In a new column for The Hockey Paper, top goalkeeper David Harte says we can often become the biggest barriers to our own success We are often inundated with typical cliches and stereotypes at the start of a year such...

Hockey Ireland lands sponsorship coup with SoftCo gender parity deal

Hockey Ireland has landed a groundbreaking deal with SoftCo, inking a fresh sponsorship with the Irish men and adding to its support of the women’s national team. The deal sees hockey become one of the first sports in Ireland...

International indoor hockey returns to Ireland after 30 years

International indoor hockey is set for a return to Ireland for the first time since the late 1980s with the Antrim Forum hosting a men’s and women’s triple-header against Scotland on Dec 28 and 29. Over the course of the...
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Women’s Hockey World Cup 2022: Australia women look to next gen

Australia women depart for Europe and the Women's World Cup preparations next month with an eye on the future. The...
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