Banbridge’s Stephen Dowds (left) who scored twice in his side’s 4-4 draw against Lisnagarvey

Banbridge’s 4-4 tie with Lisnagarvey on Saturday evening at Havelock Park has left an intriguing three-way shoot-out for the playoff places from Pool (...)

Pilates, French style

Fancy flexing your linguistic and core muscles in the language of love? Frenchwoman Deborah Le Bidre is now offering Pilates classes for men an(...)

After last weekend’s surprise Irish Senior Cup defeat by Railway Union, UCD will expect to resume normal service tomorrow when they take on bottom-o(...)

 Emma Smyth of Railway Union who scored in Railway’s defeat of UCD in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

After two early season defeats by Hermes and a scoreless draw in the league with Trinity, it looked like Railway Union might take time to find their (...)

Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho.

Glenanne made the big move in Leinster’s division one as their excellent run of form extended to six wins in a row in all competitions, seeing off UCD(...)

Ireland men’s  head coach Ned Fulton. Hoping to lead squad on a training camp to South Africa  in the New Year. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The Irish men’s team are hoping to travel to South Africa in the new year for a stint of warm weather training. The trip is to help prepare the side (...)

At the conclusion of the weekend’s interprovincial tournaments in Lisnagarvey, Ulster and Leinster took a share of the spoils, the hosts regaining th(...)

“Rugby is being sold as an Olympic sport while hockey never really pushed that point home and at the high end it’s probably the biggest selling point in the marketing locker.”

As outlined in the proposals for the new Irish Hockey League (IHL) that begins next season for both men and women, opportunities will be sought to f(...)

Ireland’s men’s team: Winning on an international stage, as the men’s cricket team and women’s rugby team recently showed, takes a sport a long, long way. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Despite the heated tempers around the country over the proposed Irish Hockey League, there has been some good to come out of the recent debate and (...)

Andrew Balbirnie:  his unbeaten 103 helped Leinster claim the reverse fixture at Milverton at the beginning of May. Inpho/Presseye/Rowland White

After defending their three-day title with a weather-affected draw against the Northern Knights during the week, Leinster Lightning will set their si(...)