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Kilkeel and Lurgan the Ulster Premier champions

Kilkeel and Lurgan the Ulster Premier champions

April 11, 2018 | 359 views | Comments (1)

Kilkeel men lifted the Ulster Premier title for the first time in the club’s history following a 3-1 win over Bangor in the title decider on Saturday while Lurgan were subsequently crowned women’s champions on Wednesday night.

Lurgan not giving up Ulster title without a fight

Lurgan not giving up Ulster title without a fight

March 19, 2018 | 297 views | Leave a comment

Ulster Premier League champions Lurgan are clearly not going to give up their title without a fight as they continued their winning run with a 2-0 home victory over basement side North Down on Saturday

Queen’s strengthen lead as Bangor leap-frog Inst

Queen’s strengthen lead as Bangor leap-frog Inst

March 14, 2018 | 295 views | Leave a comment

In the women’s Ulster Premier League, Queen’s stay top despite only drawing 1-1 with Randalstown at the Dub at the weekend, following up with a Monday night win over Banbridge, writes John Flack.

Mulholland endows Rainey with glorious strokes saves

Mulholland endows Rainey with glorious strokes saves

March 8, 2018 | 167 views | Leave a comment

Rainey Endowed lifted the Belfast Telegraph Ulster Senior Schoolgirls’ Cup for the first time after a dramatic 3-1 penalty shootout win over holders Banbridge Academy which followed a 1-1 draw after extra time at Stormont

McKee inspires Bann; Rainey hoping for third time lucky

McKee inspires Bann; Rainey hoping for third time lucky

February 22, 2018 | 176 views | Leave a comment

Holders Banbrdge Academy are safely through to the Belfast Telegraph Ulster Senior Cup final after Katie McKee proved to be captain fantastic in a 2-0 semi-final win over Sullivan Upper at Stormont on Wednesday

Queen’s take on Ulster Premier favourites status

Queen’s take on Ulster Premier favourites status

February 19, 2018 | 264 views | Leave a comment

With Ulster Premier leaders Ballymoney becoming the latest team to falter on Rainey’s indoor pitch at Meadowbank, Queen’s now have the look of women’s Ulster Premier title favourites

Quins make Inst suck a Lemon in seven-goal classic

Quins make Inst suck a Lemon in seven-goal classic

February 12, 2018 | 629 views | Leave a comment

Saturday’s top Ulster Premier clash between Belfast Harlequins and Instonians certainly lived up to its billing as the hosts came from 3-2 down to secure a dramatic 4-3 win with two goals in the last 10 minutes at Deramore.

Cookstown and Armagh take the laurels at top class Ulster Hockey indoor tournament

Cookstown and Armagh take the laurels at top class Ulster Hockey indoor tournament

February 7, 2018 | 265 views | Leave a comment

Ulster Hockey’s workforce development officer, Johnny McMeekin, is confident that indoor hockey will continue to grow across the province, writes John Flack.

Bangor leap-frog Inst while Dungannon and Queen’s shine in Ulster

Bangor leap-frog Inst while Dungannon and Queen’s shine in Ulster

February 6, 2018 | 569 views | Leave a comment

Bangor have leapfrogged Instonians to go back to the top of the Ulster Premier League following a 7-0 drubbing of Queen’s at the Dub on Saturday; Dungannon have joined Ballymoney at the top of the women’s Ulster Premier

Bann put dent in Dungannon plans; Bangor score big win over Inst

Bann put dent in Dungannon plans; Bangor score big win over Inst

January 30, 2018 | 425 views | Leave a comment

In the women’s Ulster Premier League, Banbridge sent Dungannon plunging to their first defeat of the season with a shock 2-0 win at the Tyrone venue; on the men’s side, Bangor scored a big win over Instonians

Soccer star Kelly on the Money for Dungannon

Soccer star Kelly on the Money for Dungannon

January 15, 2018 | 237 views | Leave a comment

Dungannon are riding high at the top of the women’s Ulster Premier League after a 1-0 win over Ballymoney on Saturday saw them go level with their opponents on points with a game in hand.

Bangor reign at top continues; Randalstown nick key win over Rainey

Bangor reign at top continues; Randalstown nick key win over Rainey

January 8, 2018 | 240 views | Leave a comment

Bangor stay top of the Ulster Premier League after a hard-fought 2-1 over Kirk Cup champions Kilkeel at the Aurora Complex on Saturday in the battle of the Ulster cup winners.

Bann and Wallace a marquee tie in John Minnis-sponsored Burney Cup draw

Bann and Wallace a marquee tie in John Minnis-sponsored Burney Cup draw

January 3, 2018 | 267 views | Leave a comment

Northern Ireland estate agent John Minnis has signed a three-year deal to sponsor Ulster schoolboy hockey’s Burney Cup in a deal which will lead into the centenary of the competition in 2020.

Burgess and McComb ease Bangor to Linden victory

Burgess and McComb ease Bangor to Linden victory

January 1, 2018 | 164 views | Leave a comment

Bangor lifted the Linden Cup for the second time in three years on Monday, two goals apiece from Ryan Burgess and Michael McComb helping them ease to an emphatic 5-0 win over Raphoe in the final at Deramore Park

Favourites Bangor have to shuffle deck for Linden final

Favourites Bangor have to shuffle deck for Linden final

December 30, 2017 | 297 views | Leave a comment

On New Year’s Day, Bangor will carry the burden of favouritism going into their Linden Cup clash with Raphoe, having beaten the Donegal side 3-0 in the Ulster Premier League only last weekend.

Garvey withstand grandstand Ballymena finish to win first ever Ulster Senior Cup crown

Garvey withstand grandstand Ballymena finish to win first ever Ulster Senior Cup crown

December 30, 2017 | 702 views | Leave a comment

Lisnagarvey lifted the Senior Cup for the first time with a hard fought 3-2 win over Ballymena in a thrilling final at Mossley on Saturday

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

Queen’s end 84-year wait for Ulster Shield glory

December 27, 2017 | 248 views | Leave a comment

The long wait is finally over for Queen’s University, who defeated the holders Lurgan 2-1 in a thrilling Denman Ulster Shield final at Stormont on St Stephen’s Day to lift the trophy for the first time since 1933.

Never-say-die Kilkeel win first ever Kirk Cup title

Never-say-die Kilkeel win first ever Kirk Cup title

December 27, 2017 | 258 views | Leave a comment

Kilkeel lifted the Kirk Cup for the first time in the club’s history when they defeated Mossley 3-2 on penalties after the sides had been locked together at 1-1 following a hugely entertaining final at Stormont on St Stephen’s Day.

Lurgan and Queen’s showdown for Denman Shield decider

Lurgan and Queen’s showdown for Denman Shield decider

December 22, 2017 | 165 views | Leave a comment

Lurgan ladies won the Denman Ulster Shield for the first time in the club’s history last season and they are determined to hold on to the prestigious trophy by beating an in-form Queen’s side on St Stephen’s Day at Stormont (1pm)

Jackson eligible to give Mossley huge Kirk Cup final boost

Jackson eligible to give Mossley huge Kirk Cup final boost

December 22, 2017 | 357 views | Leave a comment

Kilkeel will be hoping their never-say-die attitude will inspire them to what would be a first-ever Kirk triumph as they prepare to take on Mossley in the Stephen’s Day final at Stormont (3pm).

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