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By: Alan Good On: March 19, 2012 In: Features, International, Opinion Comments: 1

Southern Fried Hockey collected tweets from Irish players, fans and clubs in the aftermath of the emotional Olympic qualifier final defeat to Korea

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By: Alan Good On: September 17, 2009 In: Club, Opinion Comments: 1

BANDON Last Season: 4th Coach: Ger Burns Captain: Andrew Kingston Players In: Paul O’Leary (C of I) Players Out: Clinton Sweetnam (C of I) First three games: Quins A (a), UCC (h), C of I B (a) Bandon will bring their usual mix of starry-eyed youngsters and wise old...

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By: Alan Good On: August 21, 2009 In: Opinion Comments: 0

Having watched their male counterparts blaze a trail of glory for the majority of the summer, Ireland’s senior women have a chance to keep the good vibes coming as they begin their EuroHockey Nations Championship campaign in Amsterdam tomorrow. While the men have been cleaning up in second-tier competitions...

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By: Alan Good On: March 19, 2009 In: Opinion Comments: 0

With Irish coaches Gene Muller and Paul Revington holed up in the Garryduff stand for much of last weekend, the senior interprovincials offered them a chance to run the rule over all of the best athletes at their disposal at one venue. While the likes of Leinster pivots Stephen...

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By: Alan Good On: December 28, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 6

With hockey taking a backseat to the seasonal festivities for a few more days at least, Southern Fried takes a break from the Roses and the turkey sandwiches to take the pulse of the season so far and hand out some mid-season gongs The Having Trouble Carving the Turkey...

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By: Alan Good On: November 25, 2008 In: Opinion Comments: 5

Players and officials in Munster hockey are on a collision course over a proposal aimed at increasing the profile of hockey in the province. The Munster Branch of the Irish Hockey Association (MBIHA) will tomorrow night examine a proposal to impose a mandatory rule that Division One fixtures must...

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