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(...)

  Anna O’Flanagan of Ireland (right) opened the scoring against  Alison Howie’s Scotland at Grange Road. Photograph:  Donall Farmer / Inpho

Ireland 2 Scotland 1 Aine Connery’s hotly contested effort saw Ireland win their second test match in succession against Scotland at Grange Road, guar(...)

Emer Lucey: scored two goals for Railway Union against  Ballymoney. Photograph: Inpho

Holders Railway Union, last season’s beaten finalists UCD, Pembroke Wanderers and Ulster’s sole representatives Lurgan are all through to the semi-fin(...)

There has been no shortage of surprise results in the Irish Senior Cup in recent seasons, but Glenanne’s victory on penalty strokes over Pegasus in Be(...)

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(...)

Anna O’Flanagan: competition’s top scorer to date. Photograph: Inpho

After a hectic season that saw all four clubs combine their league campaigns with lengthy national and/or provincial cup runs, the coaches of R(...)