The Camogie Association needs to act now, embrace its differences and uniqueness and reshape the game for the modern era. Photograph: Oisín Keniry/Inpho

It was back in October during a series of interviews. Dublin camogie star Eve O’Brien was first up in a section where a number of players had to discu(...)

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Ireland team: on a sure footing for next summer’s European Championships in Belgium and their qualification process for the Tokyo Olympics in 2020. Photograph: ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

After a valiant two weeks of hockey, Ireland’s sparkling run in the Women’s Hockey World Cup in London’s Queen Elizabeth Park came to an end when they(...)

 Ireland players celebrate following the  victory over India in the Pool B group game of the  World Cup at Lee Valley  Centre  in London, England. Photograph:  Harriet Lander/Getty Images

Women’s Hockey World Cup Quarter-Finals (both at Lee Valley, London) – Ireland v India, 6pm; England v Netherlands, 8.15pm Manager Arlene Boyles ha(...)

England’s Alex Danson scores her side’s goal during the  Women’s Hockey World Cup match at the Lee Valley Hockey and Tennis Centre in London. Photograph:  Steven Paston/PA Wire

USA 1 England 1 Ireland could qualify directly to the quarter-finals of the Women’s Hockey World Cup with a win over India on Thursday after hosts En(...)

The Irish team celebrate after Shirley McCay scores  during the  World Cup match against the USA at the Lee Valley Hockey Centre in London. Photograph: Sean Dempsey/EPA

Women’s Hockey World Cup – Pool B Ireland 3 (D Duke 2, S McCay) USA 1 (M Paolino) Deirdre Duke’s glorious counter-strikes sent Ireland’s women into d(...)

Ireland captain Katie Mullan. Photo: PA

Nine months since qualification was assured, Ireland’s women stand on the cusp of the World Cup, looking to do themselves justice on the sport’s elit(...)

Ireland forward Katie Mullan

Ireland have launched their run-in to the women’s hockey World Cup, which takes place in London’s Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park next month. They hav(...)