England celebrate after Suzy Petty scores against Ireland  during the  European Championships in  Antwerp, Belgium. Photograph: AP Photo/Virginia Mayo

The frustration was tangible for Katie Mullan and her troops as the Green Army left empty-handed from their opening hockey European Championship battl(...)

Ireland will be the sixth-rated nation for EuroHockey Club Cup and eligible to stay in the top tier. Photograph: Inpho

UCD finished eighth overall at the EuroHockey Club Cup in London following a 4-0 loss to hosts Surbiton on Sunday morning but results in Dublin means (...)