The Ireland players take part in a training session ahead   at Kalinga Stadium on  Tuesday. Photograph:  Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

It is no harm that the success of the Irish women’s hockey team has followed the men’s team to India. Ireland tip off in the first match of the 2018 W(...)

Hockey Ireland have secured the signature of Alexander Cox as the men’s head coach for their World Cup campaign in November. The 40-year-old Dutchman(...)

Matthew Bell during Ireland’s 7-1 win over Poland in Amsterdam. Photograph: Koen Suyk/Inpho

Ireland 7 (O’Donoghue 2, Glassey, Murray, Sothern, Nelson, Loughrey) Poland 1 (Pawlak) Ireland’s men require a draw or better from their final group (...)

 Ireland’s Conor Harte will win his 200th cap on Thursday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Thursday will mark a special occasion for Conor Harte when Ireland face Pakistan in Lisburn in the first of three test matches. The Irish defender, (...)

Ireland’s John Jackson. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Ireland 3 Czech Republic 3: Late goals from Stuart Loughrey and skipper John Jackson dragged Ireland out of a huge hole to secure their status in th(...)