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Ireland narrowly miss semi final spot

Belfius EuroHockey Championships. Women, Ireland v Germany. 

21/8/2019

Women’s Pool B: Ireland 1 (S Hawkshaw), Germany 1 (P Maertens).

An exciting match for many reasons as the Irish Women finished with a level score against World Ranked Number 5 Germany this afternoon in Antwerp. Unfortunately, a win was required to progress to the semi-finals of the competition. 

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Ireland men in Heroic fight back to rescue a point

A heroic late fightback saw Ireland salvage what could be a crucial point in their Belfius EuroHockey Championships campaign, coming back from 3-1 down to draw 3-3 with Scotland in Antwerp.

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Narrow defeat for Scotland men against Ireland

Scotland 1-2 Ireland (A. Forsyth / J. Duncan, B. Walker)

Scotland men were narrowly defeated 2-1 by Ireland in the second of two matches at the Glasgow National Hockey Centre. The first encounter ended in a 1-1 draw as both teams prepare for the EuroHockey Championship in Antwerp.

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Scotland women beat Ireland in Stormont as Euros in Glasgow approach

Ireland 1-2 Scotland (A. O’Flanagan / L. Cruickshank, S. Jamieson)

Scotland women beat World Cup silver medalists Ireland 2-1 in Stormont in the last match of a three-game contest.

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Irish Women dominate play in Havelock to secure Semi-final spot on Saturday.

Through to Saturday’s semi-final, an 11-0 win saw the Irish Women dominate play for the entire game with Singapore rarely managing to bring play down into the Irish half of the pitch. The majority of the game comprised of free moving, attacking hockey from the host nation, keeping Singapore under pressure throughout.

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Irish Women get their FIH Series Final off to Strong Start with 2 – 1 win over Malaysia.

Ireland 2 (B Barr, K Mullan) Malaysia 1 (S Husain)

Bethany Barr put Ireland on the scoreboard early on with a goal in the forth minute, deflected from the penalty corner, on her major tournament debut.

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Ireland Senior Men Draw 1-1 with France in Lisnagarvey in first of Two-Match Series.

Ireland 1 (S O’Donoghue) France 1 (H Genestet)

A goal from Shane O’Donoghue in the 42nd minute saw Ireland take the lead in third quarter against France at Lisnagarvey Hockey Club, in the first of this two-match series. However, Frenchman Hugo Genestet equalised with the last play of the game following seven consecutive penalty corners dragging high to Harte’s right post. 

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