Lisa Jacob

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Nicci Daly, in action for Ireland last summer, gave Loreto an early lead on Saturday when she tucked away a pass from Sarah Torrans. Photograph: Joe Toth/Inpho

It was back in November that Loreto beat Pegasus 2-0 at Queens to move above the Belfast team in to top spot in the Hockey League table. On Saturday, (...)

Both players have switched codes, signing sevens contracts with the IRFU. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It would, to put it mildly, have seemed highly unlikely not so long ago that Irish women’s hockey would lose players to rugby, but in the case of two (...)

“Rugby is being sold as an Olympic sport while hockey never really pushed that point home and at the high end it’s probably the biggest selling point in the marketing locker.”

As outlined in the proposals for the new Irish Hockey League (IHL) that begins next season for both men and women, opportunities will be sought to f(...)

 Ireland players Jenny Murphy, Sophie Spence and Shannon Huston. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

The IRFU released details of its latest Women’s Sevens Talent Identification open days, which will take place at its High Performance base in Dublin (...)