Ireland coach Craig Fulton: “It is the perfect training environment and we couldn’t ask for better opposition.  Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

The Irish senior men’s team have opted for warm-weather training in South Africa in January, rather than Alicante this week, as their key preparatio(...)

Geoff Cole created two goals for Monkstown, on the day he joined his three brothers in the matchday squad. Photograph: INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Monkstown produced a blistering show of form to crush Pembroke 5-1 at Serpentine Avenue and reignite their Irish Hockey League challenge.The reigning (...)

The last unbeaten record in the Leinster First Division was surrendered this week, but not on the pitch. Champions UCD were docked three points for in(...)

Hockey Ireland CEO Mike Heskin.

Mike Heskin selected as a leader for Rio 2016 by Team Ireland

David Harte: was bought for €41,000, making him the second most expensive goalkeeper in the India Hockey League this season. Photpgraph: Getty

Irish hockey’s interesting Hockey Happenings brings more positive news about the Harte brothers, who are taking on the India Hockey League as a family(...)

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 (...)

 Emma Smyth of Railway Union who scored in Railway’s defeat of UCD in the second round of the Irish Senior Cup. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

After two early season defeats by Hermes and a scoreless draw in the league with Trinity, it looked like Railway Union might take time to find their (...)

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(...)

Ireland recorded three wins over Scotland – 1-0, 2-1 and 4-0. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It’s back to club action this weekend after an encouraging week for the national team, three wins out of three against Scotland, as part of their bu(...)