Ireland players and staff celebrate after they beat England 4-2 to win the bronze medal  at the EuroHockey Nations Championship at the Lee Valley  Centre in London London.  Photograph:  Simon Cooper/PA

Ireland 4 England 2 Making history, the recurring mantra of the Irish senior men’s team. An incredible year for the team was capped with the biggest (...)

Ireland’s John Jackson is congratulated after scoring the equalising goal against Great Britain. Photograph: Koen Suyk/Inpho

Craig Fulton’s Ireland side were left with mixed emotions following their opening day 2-2 draw with Great Britain at World League Round 3 in Antwerp,(...)

Ireland celebrate after John Jackson scores his side’s equaliser in their 2-2 World League Round Three draw with Great Britain. Photograph: Inpho

Ireland 2 Great Britain 2 Craig Fulton’s Ireland side were left with mixed emotions following their opening day 2-2 draw with Great Britain at World (...)

Megan Frazer: Ireland captain is in favour of an expanded IHL.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Change in Irish hockey has never come easy, and judging by the letter sent to its clubs by the Ulster branch, an expanded Irish Hockey League won’t(...)

Limerick man  Andy Lee and John Jackson of the Virgin Islands during their NABF Super Welterweight bout in New York. Photograph: Getty Images. Photograph:  Rich Schultz/Getty Images

Light middleweight Andy Lee (33-2, 23 KOs) saved his career with a sensational fifth round one-punch knockout win over John Jackson (18-2, 15 KOs) at(...)

Pembroke Wanderers’s Maurice Elliott will be over 30 when he makes his Ireland debut. Photograph: Inpho

New Irish head coach Craig Fulton has named a fascinating squad for the upcoming Champions Challenge I in Kuantan, Malaysia with the uncapped M(...)

Ireland coach Craig Fulton will hope to be able to call on Chris Cargo for the Champions Challenge I later in the month. Photograph: Inpho

A heavy 6-0 training game defeat to England at Bisham Abbey has given new Irish coach Craig Fulton plenty of food for thought as he prepares to(...)

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(...)

Two penalties from Shane O’Donoghue earned Ireland a draw with England at the European Championships in Belgium. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Ireland 2 England 2: A Shane O’Donoghue and Peter Caruth-inspired comeback came up just short as Ireland fell agonisingly short of the win they needed(...)

Chris Cargo scored Ireland’s opening goal against Belgium. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland 3 Belgium 6: Ireland missed out on their first shot at qualifying for the World Cup in Rotterdam as Belgium were too strong for Andrew Meredit(...)