Retired tennis player Li Na was one of the most popular winners in Shanghai, picking up the exceptional achievement award. Photograph: Feng Li/Getty Images for Laureus

(...) the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) for ice hockey.At Fangcaodi school near my home in(...)

Ireland midfielder Bruce McCandless suffered a fractured ankle while playing for Banbridge against Cork C of I in the Irish Senior Cup final. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Bruce McCandless is set to miss Ireland’s World League round three tournament in Antwerp in June due to a fractured bone in his ankle.The Banbridge m(...)

Lumo projector: $499

(...). That’s what Lumo is designed to do. Whether it’s games such as Pong or Air Hockey, or simply(...)

Monkstown’s Richard Sykes attempts to block a shot from Johnny McKee of Banbridge in the Irish Hockey League final, claimed by the south Co Dublin team.  Photograph: Gary Carr/INPHO

Irish Hockey League title, inflicting Banbridge’s first defeat in all competitions this season at Grange(...)

Natalie Pinkerton of Pegasus: a resilient defence helped the Ulster team see off Loreto to take their second   Irish Hockey League title. Photograph: Rowland White/Presseye/Inpho

Pegasus won their second Irish Hockey League title as their cool heads in the shoot-out and(...)

(...) encouraged the development of hockey and basketball at the school. She was also an avid rugby fan, her loud(...)

Ireland and UCD’s Anna O’Flanagan. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...) women’s Irish Hockey League title this weekend at Grange Road.The Irish international sustained an ankle(...)

Cork Church of Ireland’s Alec Moffett in action against  Dane Ward of Banbridge. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Banbridge are two wins away from completing a perfect season as they look to add the Irish Hockey(...)

It’s been a perfect season for Banbridge so far this year. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Banbridge lie two wins away from a perfect season as they look to add the Irish Hockey League title(...)

UCD’s Nikki Evans and her team mates finished sixth in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

English champions, meaning they finished sixth in the EuroHockey Club Champions Cup in Bilthoven yesterday(...)