IRELAND continue to be European hockey’s great entertainers but ultimately saw their slim Olympic qualification hopes dashed by the Netherlands, who claimed a 7-4 victory in a topsy-turvy EuroHockey Nations Championship tie in Germany yesterday.
Thu, 25 Aug, 2011
IT looks like we are relying on Brazil’s Samba stars to put some pizzazz into this World Cup after the Netherlands, the team tipped by many to provide the most entertaining football in the tournament, needed an own goal to edge Denmark in their opening game and failed to reach the heights expected of them.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010
Adam Carroll claimed Ireland’s first A1GP victory in sensational style in Mexico City on Sunday ahead of Great Britain’s Oliver Jarvis as title contenders Switzerland, New Zealand and France endured a tough afternoon and failed to score points.
Mon, 17 Mar, 2008