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# hockey - Saturday 22 July, 2017

Two goals in two minutes keep Ireland's slim World Cup dream alive

Graham Shaw’s side battled from behind to beat India in the 7th/8th place World League play-off.

# hockey - Tuesday 18 July, 2017

Ireland valiantly push Argentina all the way in bid to reach World Cup dreamland

Ireland now go into the playoffs with a place in next summer’s tournament at stake.

# hockey - Saturday 18 March, 2017

Three and easy! Ireland march into WL final and book place at World Cup qualifiers

Craig Fulton’s men face France in tomorrow’s final in Belfast.

# hockey - Saturday 13 August, 2016

Ireland come up just short in must-win battle against Argentina

Argentinian pressure ultimately pays off as Gonzalo Peillat’s double eliminates Ireland.

# hockey - Thursday 11 August, 2016

History makers! Ireland keep Olympic dream alive with famous win over Canada

An historic day for Irish hockey in Rio.

# hockey - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

From Mixed reaction to Irish hockey team singing the national anthem acapella Sinne Fianna Fail

# hockey - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From The Daily Edge The Irish men's hockey team had to perform the national anthem acapella, and it was priceless Sinne Fianna Fail

# hockey - Monday 8 August, 2016

Patience is a virtue on Ireland's Olympic hockey journey

The team suffered a heavy loss to the Netherlands last night.

# hockey - Sunday 7 August, 2016

The power of the Olympics: 'If the lads do well, it will change the sport in Ireland forever'

The42 gets the view from the stands at Ireland’s men’s hockey opener against India.

From The Daily Edge People can't help but giggle at this unfortunate pairing of Olympic hockey players Sorry (i Ain't Sorry)

# hockey - Saturday 6 August, 2016

'It is hot out there but there are no excuses': An agonising Olympic start for Ireland's hockey men

The world number five side were given a real scare but survived to take the points.

# hockey - Thursday 4 August, 2016

'This is what we've been pushing for': Irish hockey is finally having its Olympic moment

After near misses in 2008 and 2012, the Irish hockey team are ready to make their mark in Rio.

# hockey - Saturday 23 July, 2016

Meet Ireland's Olympic Team: Men's hockey

It’s their first time to qualify for the Olympic Games and they’re determined to make it count.

# hockey - Saturday 25 June, 2016

'People said ‘are you mad?'' - Ex-hockey star O'Flynn eyes Olympic 7s

The Cork native is part of the Ireland squad striving to secure the last place in Rio.

# hockey - Sunday 15 May, 2016

History for David Harte as Irish captain tastes European glory on club duty

But his international team-mates have had a weekend to forget in Hamburg.

# hockey - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

How are Ireland preparing for the Olympics? A day in the life of hockey captain David Harte

An insight into the training routine of the world’s best goalkeeper.

# hockey - Wednesday 2 March, 2016

# hockey - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Hockey fan hits referee in groin with beer can from six rows back

But you really shouldn’t be throwing full cans of beer at referees.

# hockey - Wednesday 27 January, 2016

Another major award for Irish hockey as Craig Fulton scoops Coach of the Year prize

FIH President praises “huge impact” of Irish coach, who steered country to Olympic qualification.

# hockey - Tuesday 26 January, 2016

David's Day! Ireland captain Harte wins World Goalkeeper of the Year

Harte’s super performances helped Ireland to qualify for the Rio Olympics.

# hockey - Wednesday 30 December, 2015

‘I was wide awake!’ Ireland’s David Harte on NOT watching New Zealand-Australia at 4am

The hockey star played an integral role in his side’s historic qualification for the 2016 Olympics.

# hockey - Friday 25 December, 2015

From Aviva to Zlatan, an A to Z of the 2015 sporting year

We take a look at the individuals and events that made a mark over the past 12 months.

From nearly men to history makers: Rio only the start of Ireland's journey to the top

As the Irish hockey team prepare for their first ever Olympic Games, we chart their rise from the bottom up.

# hockey - Monday 21 December, 2015

Here's who the Irish hockey team will face at the 2016 Olympics

The Green Machine have been paired in Pool B alongside world number two ranked team Netherlands.

# hockey - Thursday 22 October, 2015

We'll leave it there so: Holohan to headline, Walsh flies to the States and all of Thursday's sport

Plus New Zealand name their XV for the World Cup semi-final.

Here's why every Irish hockey fan will be cheering on Australia this weekend Fyi

Here's why every Irish hockey fan will be cheering on Australia this weekend

Craig Fulton’s side will be keeping a close eye on the Oceania Cup this weekend.

# hockey - Sunday 4 October, 2015

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport Say Cheese This post contains images

9 of our favourite images from another busy week of sport

All the action from a different angle.

# hockey - Sunday 30 August, 2015

History makers! Ireland stun England to win bronze at Euro Championships

England were stunned by the Green Machine in London on Saturday.

# hockey - Friday 3 July, 2015

Irish hockey team on course for a place at 2016 Olympics after a historic victory today

The Green Machine will now meet the winners of the Malaysia-France match, this weekend.

# hockey - Saturday 20 June, 2015

Ireland’s Olympic dream ends with defeat to USA

A goal from Anna O’Flanagan was merely a consolation amid an emphatic defeat.

# hockey - Wednesday 17 June, 2015

The NHL's epic end-of-season montage even features a rare headed goal

The Chicago Blackhawks became champions for the third time in six years last night.

# hockey - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

Ireland pull off historic win to move one step closer to first ever Olympic qualification

It’s been a famous day for Irish hockey.

# hockey - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

# hockey - Monday 9 March, 2015

Irish hockey team win gold in San Diego, set to compete for Olympic berth

Goals from Mitch Darling and player-of-the-tournament Shane O’Donoghue inspired a 2-1 victory

# hockey - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

# hockey - Friday 17 October, 2014

From The Daily Edge Mad yoke hockey fan is SO ready for the weekend Belly Shake

Mad yoke hockey fan is SO ready for the weekend

W-w-w-what are you doing to that bear?

# hockey - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Lonely Planet tells tourists hurling is like ‘hockey on steroids’ Lovely Hurling

# hockey - Sunday 6 July, 2014

How brothers ended up on opposite sides in yesterday’s Ireland-England hockey mach

Paul and Mark Gleghorne each represented one country in the match at Belfield.

# hockey - Saturday 5 July, 2014

Irish hockey team claim historic victory over England

It is the side’s first win over their neighbours since 2002 and first win on home soil since 1949.

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