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# hockey - Monday 15 April, 2019

Tickets on sale as Ireland's World Cup heroes set for Tokyo 2020 qualifiers on home soil

A brilliant opportunity to support the national hockey team this summer.

# hockey - Tuesday 5 February, 2019

183 caps later, Ireland's Darling announces retirement from international hockey

The Three Rock Rovers forward made his debut for the Green Machine in 2006 and went on to play at the Olympic Games and the World Cup.

# hockey - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Olympic-focused Ireland set for packed schedule as they bid to build on World Cup

Lizzie Colvin and Shirley McCay are back in Graham Shaw’s squad ahead of the crucial Tokyo qualifying tournament.

# hockey - Tuesday 25 December, 2018

'We were walking away with silver medals around our necks, we had nothing to be ashamed of or upset about'

Ireland’s Hockey World Cup hero Ayeisha McFerran reflects on that magical journey, and much, much more.

# hockey - Sunday 16 December, 2018

Former Ireland coach Craig Fulton celebrates Hockey World Cup win with Belgium

Fulton is Shane McLeod’s assistant coach with the Red Lions.

# hockey - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Graham Shaw beats Joe Schmidt to win RTÉ Sport Manager of the Year

Meanwhile, European gold medal winning gymnast Rhys McClenaghan was named RTÉ Sport Young Sportsperson of the Year.

# hockey - Thursday 6 December, 2018

Ireland's Hockey World Cup hero caps huge 2018 with prestigious honour in US Super Keeper This post contains videos

Ireland's Hockey World Cup hero caps huge 2018 with prestigious honour in US

Ayeisha McFerran has been named on the All-American Team of the Year once again.

# hockey - Monday 29 October, 2018

Ireland get Four Nations Tournament up and running in Valencia with victory against England

Goals from Daragh Walsh and Mitch Darling saw Gareth Kidd’s men overcome England 2-1 on Sunday.

# hockey - Saturday 20 October, 2018

'Put it in the public more so the respect for women's sport becomes greater and greater'

From 20×20 to 2020 Olympic qualification, World Cup silver-winning manager Graham Shaw sat down for an in-depth chat.

# hockey - Tuesday 25 September, 2018

'I look back with great pride' - Long-standing Ireland hockey captain and Rio Olympian announces retirement

The defender won European bronze with Ireland in 2015 and represented his country at the Olympic Games.

# hockey - Tuesday 28 August, 2018

Irish teams draw neighbours as 2019 Euro Hockey Championships schedule released

It’s England, Belarus and Germany for the women and the Netherlands, Scotland and Germany for the men’s side.

# hockey - Tuesday 7 August, 2018

From €1.5 million announced by Ross is new 'windfall' funding Sports

€1.5 million announced by Ross is new 'windfall' funding

Questions had been asked about where the funding had come from.

# hockey - Monday 6 August, 2018

From PICS: Huge crowd turns out to welcome Irish women's hockey team home World Cup

PICS: Huge crowd turns out to welcome Irish women's hockey team home

Young girls held up posters declaring: “You’re an inspiration to me!”

From Everything you need to know about today's homecoming celebration for Ireland's hockey heroes Happening Today

Everything you need to know about today's homecoming celebration for Ireland's hockey heroes

The silver medal-winning side will be welcomed home in Dublin at 3pm today.

# hockey - Sunday 5 August, 2018

From Irish women's hockey team members 'didn't have to pay €550 levy for World Cup' Hockey

Irish women's hockey team members 'didn't have to pay €550 levy for World Cup'

The issue of funding has been raised due to the success of the women, who are amateur players.

# hockey - Saturday 4 August, 2018

'This is 100% the greatest moment of my life apart from my kids and wife'

Ireland head coach Graham Shaw struggled to keep his emotions in check after watching his side advance through to a World Cup final.

Ireland in dreamland as Graham Shaw’s history-makers advance to first-ever World Cup final

Gillian Pinder held her nerve to score the decisive penalty in another dramatic shootout victory in London.

# hockey - Friday 3 August, 2018

The fairytale continues! Relive Ireland's famous World Cup win from last night Stuff Of Dreams This post contains videos

# hockey - Thursday 2 August, 2018

'The belief means that the nerves don't take over': Ireland's heroes savour magical World Cup win

“It feels like Christmas,” says Ireland captain Katie Mullan.

Incredible Ireland into Hockey World Cup semi-finals after shootout drama against India

Ireland will now play Spain in Saturday’s World Cup semi-final.

As it happened: Ireland v India, Women's Hockey World Cup quarter-finals

Can Ireland continue their World Cup fairytale and book their place in Saturday’s semi-finals? Follow the action live here.

# hockey - Tuesday 24 July, 2018

'It's the dream start, but it's only a start' - More to come from 'magnificent' Ireland World Cup Fever This post contains videos

'It's the dream start, but it's only a start' - More to come from 'magnificent' Ireland

Graham Shaw’s Ireland recorded a famous win in their first World Cup appearance in 16 years on Saturday.

# hockey - Monday 23 July, 2018

The Ireland men's hockey team have a new head coach ahead of the World Cup

Alexander Cox will lead Ireland into their first appearance at a World Cup in 28 years.

# hockey - Saturday 21 July, 2018

Famous win as incredible Ireland stun US in first World Cup appearance in 16 years

A dream start for Graham Shaw’s side at London 2018.

# hockey - Thursday 12 October, 2017

Ireland secure qualification to the Hockey Women's World Cup for the first time since 2002

Australia’s victory over Papua New Guinea guaranteed Ireland a place at next year’s tournament in London.

# 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.

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