Pegasus’s Hannah McMillan battles for the ball with  Vicky McMaw of Elks Mandatory. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho/Presseye

Holders Ulster Elks, last season’s beaten finalists Hermes, 2014 winners UCD and Ards all made it through to the semi-finals of the Irish Senior Cup (...)

Chloe Watkins converted two early penalty corners for Hermes against UCD. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It was business as usual for Hermes on the resumption of the Hockey League on Saturday when they made it 10 wins out of 10 to stay nine points clear o(...)

Ireland International Chloe Watkins was among the scorers for Hermes. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

So far, at least, there’s no stopping Hermes. On Saturday they made it five wins out of five in their most testing game of the EY Hockey League yet. (...)

Anna O’Flanagan scored twice for Hermes against Ards in the Ey Hockey League at Booterstown on Saturday. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho.

Hermes, Ulster Elks and Railway Union made it two wins out of two in the EY Hockey League on Saturday, Elks and Railway picking up fine wins on their (...)

Anna O’Flanagan: Hermes player scored a hat-trick against UCD. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Hermes, having added four current senior internationals to their panel, will be looking to back up last week’s statement win over UCD with another bi(...)

Ireland’s Olympic dream was ended by USA in Valencia. Photo: Stanislas Brochier/Inpho

Two days after their shoot-out defeat to China in the Women’s Hockey World League quarter final Ireland’s Olympic qualification dream was brought to a(...)

Aine Connery scored Ireland’s winner against Uruguay as they qualified for the quarter-finals of the World League Round 3 in Valencia. Photo: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ireland 3 Uruguay 2 Ireland’s women booked a place in the quarter-finals of World League Round 3 in Valencia on Saturday afternoon as Aine Connery’s (...)

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

Two final quarter goals saw UCD fall out of touch with Surbiton, ultimately falling 4-1 to the English champions, meaning they finished sixth in the E(...)

Emma Smyth scored her first international hat-trick in Ireland’s 13-0 defeat of Turkey in the World League Round 2 match at Belfield. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland 13 Turkey 0 Ireland proved far too strong for Turkey to complete their UDG Healthcare World League Round 2 with a huge win, with Naomi Carroll(...)

UCD’s Anna O’Flanagan: her hat-trick all but sealed the points for her side against Railway Union after the break when she got her third goal.  Photograph: Inpho

With the help of a hat-trick from the division’s top scorer Anna O’Flanagan, UCD returned to winning ways on Saturday a week after losing their 100 pe(...)