Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Ireland Hockey News

Hockey Ireland announce the Ireland Women’s squad who will travel to Durban in South Africa at the end of March. The 21 players selected will undertake eight matches while during the tour, against China, South Africa and Japan. Speaking on the announcement Head Coach, Sean Dancer, said, “We have selected a...
Ireland Hockey
Hockey Ireland are delighted to congratulate Loreto and Ballymoney on their award for club of the year. The final European Hockey Federation Club of the Year awards of this decade are very special ones for the EHF. In 2019 we launched our Equally Amazing campaign and in August our Member...
Chris Cargo retires from International Hockey
Cargo made his debut in the 2009 Celtic Cup scoring on debut as Ireland defeated France 3-1 in Edinburgh. 11 years, 195 matches and 28 international goals later he has decided to call time on his international career. Performance Director Adam Grainger congratulated Chris on his career on behalf of...
Anna O'Flanagan with Amanda Woodcroft 2/11/2019
Head Coach Sean Dancer has selected the squad which will be travelling to South Africa in January. The squad leaves on the 16th of January with matches against Germany and South Africa arranged during the trip, although exact match dates are yet to be confirmed. The trip will provide...
Ireland Women's Hockey Team
The Ireland women's hockey team have qualified for the Olympics for the first time. They beat Canada (4-3) in a penalty shootout after being locked 0-0 in across 8 quarters played over 2 days in Donnybrook. https://twitter.com/thedragflick/status/1191103999774085120 Ireland were 3-1 down in the shootout at one stage but goalkeeper Ayeisha McFerran saved...
Head Coach Irish WNT Sean Dancer
Irish Women’s Head Coach, Sean Dancer, has announced the squad which has been selected for the upcoming Olympic qualifier in Energia Park on the 2nd and 3rd of November against Canada. The team confirmed their place in the Olympic qualifier last June in their FIH Series Finals outing in Banbridge which saw...
Matthew Nelson Ireland Hockey
Head Coach Mark Tumilty has announced the Irish squad which will travel to Vancouver for Olympic qualifier double header at the end of this month. The team confirmed their place in the Olympic qualifier last June by beating Korea to reach the final match of their FIH Series Final in...
Big blow to the Ireland Men's hockey team as Dutch Coach Alexander Cox decided to step down his post, just two months prior to their Olympic qualifier. This is also largely after the team crashed out of the Euro Hockey Championship 2019 in Belgium. Under Cox, the team were able to...
Irish Men's Hockey Team
The Irish Women’s hockey team beat Russia (3 – 2) to finish 5th overall in the Euro Hockey Tournament in Antwerp. Speaking after the match, Head Coach Sean Dancer said, “We always knew it was going to be a tough game and Russia are a good team; they certainly have some...
Conor Harte
The Irish Men relegated in eighth place after going down to Wales 0-4 at the EuroHockey Championship 2019. Speaking after the match, Head Coach Alexander Cox said that the team under performed,  “We didn’t perform how we could have performed at this tournament. We need to assess what happened, we need...
Ireland mens team hockey player
The Irish men’s Hockey team are all set for the Euro Hockey Championship. The Green Machine will take on the Netherlands, Germany and Scotland in Pool B, with their opening match against the Netherlands taking place on Saturday 17th of August at 15:45 local time. Speaking on the squad selection Head Coach,...
Irelandwomen
The Irish Women’s Hockey team are all set for the Euro Hockey Championship. The Green Army will take on England, Germany and Belarus in Pool B of the Championship with their opening match against England taking place on Sunday 18th of August at 11:15 local time. Speaking on the squad selection Head...
After making sporting history in 2018, Katie Mullan has received the honorary degree of Doctor of Science (DSc) for outstanding services as captain of the Ireland ladies hockey team. Katie is the captain of the first ever Ireland team, in any sport, to reach a World Cup Final, Katie is...
Korean womens Hockey Team
Korean women lived up to their billing and thrashed hosts Ireland 3-1 in the summit clash to win the FIH Series Finals hockey tournament in Banbridge. Coming into the tournament as second favourites, the Korean women played like champions and remained unbeaten throughout the tournament. After a barren three quarters, Korea's...
Ireland Hockey Team
Favourites Ireland produced yet another clinical performance to maul minnows Singapore 11-0, registering their third consecutive win at the women's FIH Series Finals hockey tournament in Banbridge. The World Cup silver medallist, backed by a boisterous home crowd, were no match for their less-fancied opponent as they controlled the proceedings. As expected,...

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