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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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Graham Shaw Departs Hockey Ireland To Take Up Role With Hockey New Zealand

Hockey Ireland has today accepted the resignation of senior women’s head coach Graham Shaw as he takes up the position of head coach of New Zealand’s senior international women. Continue reading Graham Shaw Departs Hockey Ireland To Take Up Role With Hockey New Zealand

Saba Restaurants and Saba To Go announced as Official Partner to Hockey Ireland

Award-winning Saba Restaurants and Saba To Go have been announced as Official Partner to Hockey Ireland. With over 13 years of success in the restaurant industry, Saba are delighted to support Hockey Ireland as an Official Partner. Continue reading Saba Restaurants and Saba To Go announced as Official Partner to Hockey Ireland

Title holders Australia make winning start as China make lacklustre England pay

  • Tim Brand nets winner as Kookaburras overcome impressive Ireland
  • Du Talake late show gives China surprise point against England
  • Netherlands, Malaysia, Germany and Pakistan all in action on Saturday 1st December

Bhubaneswar, India: The third day of competition at the Odisha Hockey Men’s World Cup Bhubaneswar 2018 saw Australia make a winning start to their title defence, while 17th ranked China claimed a surprise draw against England as the first Pool B matches of the competition were played. Continue reading Title holders Australia make winning start as China make lacklustre England pay