Ali Meeke of Loreto has been called up to the Ireland squad for the European Championships in Amsterdam. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Less than a month after completing their World League semi-final campaign in Johannesburg, where they finished seventh out of the 10 competing nations(...)

 Ireland’s Deirdre Duke and Dalila Mirabella of Italy: The UCD skipper   is back on the Irish senior women’s panel after leading her club to a treble. Photograph:  Rowland White/Presseye/INPHO

Graham Shaw has made several changes to his Ireland senior women’s panel as July’s World Cup qualifiers in South Africa come sharply into focus. Fro(...)

 UCD players celebrate  beating Hermes-Monkstown in a penalty shootout to win EY Women’s Champions Trophy Final. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Women’s EY Champions Trophy final UCD 1 (E Russell) Hermes-Monkstown 1 (A O’Flanagan), UCD win 3-0 on shootout Clodagh Cassin produced the two perfo(...)

Loreto’s Sarah Torrans takes on Rachel Johnston of Harlequins during Loreto’s 5-1 victory. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho

Six days after winning the Irish Senior Cup, UCD have added another trophy to their collection, as well as qualification for European competition next(...)

Ireland’s Zoe Wilson in action against Spain in an international friendly last summer. Photograph: Rowland White/Presseye/Inpho

The Irish women’s team fly out to Malaysia on Tuesday as they finally get back into competitive action after an 18-month wait with the first stage in (...)

Hermes-Monkstown’s Anna O’Flanagan was denied the winning goal by UCD’s Katie Mullan. Photograph: Rowland White/Inpho.

They still have a four-point lead at the top of the EY Hockey League table, but Hermes-Monkstown’s winning streak has come to an end, a 1-1 draw with (...)

It promises to be a very busy 2017 for Graham Shaw’s  Ireland women’s international squad. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Two games away to Belgium later this month and another three against Scotland in Glasgow in November signal the start of the build-up to what will be(...)