Ireland’s men’s hockey team will play at the Olympics for the first time since 1908 next year. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland coach Craig Fulton says that finally dealing with the “hurt” of missing on London 2012 played a pivotal part in building the mental resolve of(...)

Former Ireland men’s coach Andrew Meredith: stepped down after only 14 months in charge. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The position for a senior men’s full time national coach has been advertised by the Irish Hockey Association (IHA) over a number of international webs(...)

Andrew Meredith, who will no longer coach the Irish men’s team. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Irish Hockey Association chief executive Mike Heskin said that the senior men’s national team was “simply not gelling” with coach Andrew Meredith, a s(...)

Andrew Meredith: was signed with a hugely impressive CV, including two Olympic gold medals as Germany’s assistant coach. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Andrew Meredith’s tenure as Irish senior men’s coach ended tonight by “mutual consent” following discussions with the Irish Hockey Association. (...)

Ireland goalkeeper David Harte

Irish goalkeeper David Harte became the first Irish hockey player to be offered a lucrative contract with the professional Hockey India League. Harte (...)

Ireland’s senior coach Andrew Meredith will be casting an eye over boys’ u16 and 18 inter-provincials this weekend.

The boys U16 and U18 Interprovincials take place this weekend at Mossley Hockey Club in Ulster, where the cream from the three provinces, Ulster, Lein(...)

Action from the 2005 women’s senior schools cup final at the Three Rock Rovers’ ground in Marley Park, Rathfarnham.

Hockey has become as much a business as a sport and as the game has moved from grass to all-weather and synthetic surfaces the costs are not just in b(...)

 Conor Harte (left) returns to Ireland after a couple of season with SCHC in the Netherlands. Photograph: Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images

Conor Harte and Peter Caruth’s return to play their hockey on Irish shores following stints from the Netherlands and Belgium respectively, looks set t(...)

Ireland’s John Jackson. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland 3 Czech Republic 3: Late goals from Stuart Loughrey and skipper John Jackson dragged Ireland out of a huge hole to secure their status in th(...)

Conor Harte, who scored from a penalty corner in Ireland’s 4-2 victory over Poland.

It was laboured at times but Ireland picked up a vital win in the TriFinance EuroHockey Championships, seeing off Poland 4-2 in Belgium to set up a mo(...)