Craig Fulton: “We are really looking forward to playing World League 2 in Belfast. The main goal is to qualify for the World Cup and this is the first step in that process.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The 21-man Ireland squad begin their the year in Spain this weekend with Stormont firmly on their mind. With Craig Fulton announcing his first sele(...)

David Harte: “For me to play in Holland and India and all around the world with Ireland is an incredible experience.” Photo: Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images

David Harte is probably the best hockey goalkeeper in the world. Next year’s Olympic Games might bring his ability to a wider audience than ever be(...)

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 (...)

Ireland goalkeeper David Harte

Irish goalkeeper David Harte became the first Irish hockey player to be offered a lucrative contract with the professional Hockey India League. Harte (...)