Ireland’s Katie Taylor (red) on her way to defeating Estelle Mossely of France to win the 2014 European Elite Women’s Championships 60kg final at the Polyvalent Arena, Bucharest, last month. photograph: Octavian Cocolos/Inpho

When Katie Taylor won a record-breaking sixth European title in the first week in June, we reckoned that was our judging job done for the month, it wa(...)

Chris Pelow holds his prosthetic leg: “When you get knocked down, you have to get right back up”

Some have sporting talent, many don’t. Some use it, many don’t. And a few have the rug pulled from under them. After playing for the Ireland un(...)

If the proposal is formally adopted it would mean a further three sides from Ulster and Leinster, two from Munster and another couple of wildcard entries would take part in IHL2

The Irish men’s club hockey landscape looks set to undergo a major transformation in 2015/16 if a proposal for a two-tiered Irish Hockey League goes t(...)

Scott Furlong (right) in action against UCD last month, was on fire for Pembroke Wanderers second team as they claimed their eighth Irish Junior Cup title. Photograph: Inpho

Annadale scraped their way into next season’s Irish Hockey League with a narrow 2-1 win over Cork Harlequins who miss out on the elite competit(...)

 Railway Union celebrate their victory over Pembroke Wanderers in the Irish Hockey League semi-final. Photo: Rowland White/Inpho/Presseye

UCD completed the double in dramatic fashion at Havelock Park yesterday, pipping reigning champions Railway Union on penalties to add the Iris(...)

With one more round of pool matches still to go, the contest for semi-final places in the Irish Hockey League is already over, defending champi(...)

 UCD, Railway Union and Pegasus all need just a draw to seal their places in the semi-finals of the Irish Hockey League.

Tomorrow sees the penultimate round of pool matches in the Irish Hockey League with UCD, Railway Union and Pegasus all needing just a draw to s(...)

Three Rock Rovers’ Peter Blakeney. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Three Rock Rovers added the Leinster Senior Cup, their first since 1997, to the Irish trophy they won a few weeks ago. The home side neve(...)

Monkstown’s Peter Caruth scored in 5-1 win over Cork C of I. Photograph: Inpho

Monkstown and Banbridge look like they can already start planning their Irish Hockey League finals weekend, as third succe(...)

Two rounds down, three to go, the pool stage of the Irish Hockey League continues this weekend with Railway Union, UCD and Pegasus, all at home tom(...)