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Ireland’s Women’s Hockey Team make History to Qualify for Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Side were level from the previous night when they met in Energia Park this evening. Ireland the more dominant on night one of the double header threatened from the start, with the opening chance of the game coming from Anna O’Flanagan, unfortunately going wide. Canada came back with penalty corner at 7 minutes. McFerran saved and a scramble ensued, with Mullan pushing the rebound out of the circle to be taken back up the pitch. Hawkshaw was solid up near Canada circle, with Tice strong in defence later in Q1 when Canada threaten 13 minutes in. The sides remained level in the first quarter with neither team adding to the score board.

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A cruel sting in the tail ends Tokyo dream for Ireland

Ireland Miss Out on Spot at Tokyo 2020 Olympics after Canadian Qualifier goes to Shoot Out

Ireland 1 (McKee) Canada 3 (Johnston, Scholfield, Tupper). Aggregate score Ireland 6 – 6 Canada, Penalty Shoot Out Canada 5, Ireland 4.

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Re-energised Ireland look to vancouver test

New Irish coaches have injected renewed positivity into the squad ahead of final Olympic qualifiers

Eoin Lúc Ó Ceallaigh in Vancouver on behalf of Hockey Ireland

Team morale was the one of the first issues tackled by Ireland’s new coaching team as they prepared their team to face the final Olympic qualifiers, head coach Mark Tumilty has revealed. 

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Irish Women’s Hockey Team prepared for Olympic Qualifier in Dublin

23/10/2019

Ireland hosts its fair share of top-class sporting events throughout the year, but this November brings something different to the calendar. The only Olympic qualifier to take place in Ireland, in any sport, this year, will take place on November 2nd and 3rd in Energia Park, Donnybrook. 

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Reds complete dream weekend with EYHL2 victory

Corinthian completed a dream weekend when they backed up their Saturday Irish Senior Cup win over Banbridge with a dramatic 3-2 win over Cork C of I on the opening weekend of the women’s EY Hockey League Division 2.

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Big Stadium hockey is coming to ireland

Hockey Ireland Announce Olympic Qualifier Venue for November

Hockey Ireland are delighted to announce the location for the Women’s Olympic Qualifier this November. Adding another level of excitement to the event, the Women’s matches will take place on the 2nd and 3rd of November in Energia Park in Donnybrook.

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Alexander Cox Resigns from Head Coach position with Irish Men’s Squad.

Press Release

28/8/2019

Hockey Ireland has today accepted the resignation of senior men’s head coach Alexander Cox. Cox has been a member of the Hockey Ireland coaching set up since August 2018. 

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