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(...)

Ireland goalkeeper David Harte is bought at auction by Dabang Mumbai for $51,000 for the third edition of the Hockey India League. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

David Harte’s status as one of the world’s best goalkeepers was further confirmed on Saturday when he was bought at auction by Dabang Mumbai for the (...)

UCD player Leah Ewart: will be in action tomorrow when her side clashes with Railway Union in Belfield. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

It’s round two of the Irish Senior Cup tomorrow and holders UCD host Railway Union, the team that beat them in the 2013 final before the students g(...)

Joe Brennan of Three Rock Rovers is an injury doubt ahead of the senior cup clash in Banbridge. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

After a couple of rounds of the provincial leagues and the early phases of the Irish Hockey League, the real contenders for men’s hockey national glo(...)

Maria McCambridge crosses the line in second place in the women’s race at the SSE Airtricity Dublin Marathon 2014. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

“I’m gutted – but it’s a happy gutted,” said Maria McCambridge after her outstanding Dublin Marathon performance last month, which earned her the Iri(...)

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(...)

“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(...)

Lurgan’s Kerrie Burns congratulates goalscorer Sara McClure in the Irish Hockey League Women’s Pool A game against   UCC at the weekend. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho

With the exception of Pegasus, 2-0 winners at Ulster rivals Ballymoney, there was no joy for the other five away teams in the opening round of the Iri(...)

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(...)

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 (...)