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Soccer star Kelly on the Money for Dungannon

Soccer star Kelly on the Money for Dungannon

January 15, 2018 | 221 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 | 231 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 | 247 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 | 151 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 | 283 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 | 680 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 | 232 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 | 236 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 | 148 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 | 345 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).

Dungannon soar to top of Ulster Premier League

Dungannon soar to top of Ulster Premier League

December 5, 2017 | 648 views | Leave a comment

Dungannon have taken over at the top of the women’s Ulster Premier League table; Bangor missed the chance to go further clear in the men’s competition on a busy weekend; here’s John Flack’s weekend round-up

Bangor go five points clear; Portadown off the mark

Bangor go five points clear; Portadown off the mark

November 29, 2017 | 167 views | Leave a comment

Bangor scored three late goals to defeat Antrim 4-1 at the Forum on Saturday and consolidate their position at the top of the Ulster Premier League table on a reduced weekend of action in the province.

Alex through in ISC but Queens and Belfast Quins must go again

Alex through in ISC but Queens and Belfast Quins must go again

November 24, 2017 | 532 views | Leave a comment

The Irish Senior Cup takes centre stage with Queens and Belfast Harlequins hoping to finally complete their round one tie while provincial league teams will aim to cause a major shock

Ballyclare and Bloomfield glory; Kilkeel reach first ever Kirk Cup final

Ballyclare and Bloomfield glory; Kilkeel reach first ever Kirk Cup final

November 24, 2017 | 246 views | Leave a comment

Ballyclare High scored a dramatic 4-2 penalty shoot-out win over Rainey Endowed in the schoolgirls’ Super League final after a 1-1 draw at Stormont;Kilkeel will meet Mossley in the final on St Stephens Day Kirk Cup final

Kilkeel end Inst’s perfect start; Elks land first win of campaign

Kilkeel end Inst’s perfect start; Elks land first win of campaign

November 20, 2017 | 313 views | Leave a comment

Instonians missed out on the chance to join Bangor at the top of the Ulster Premier League table on Saturday when they were held to a 1-1 draw by Kilkeel in Belfast, writes John Flack.

Lurgan and Queen’s set up Denman Shield final showdown

Lurgan and Queen’s set up Denman Shield final showdown

November 13, 2017 | 164 views | Leave a comment

Lurgan will meet Queen’s in a repeat of last year’s Denman Ulster Shield final on St Stephen’s Day after comfortably seeing off Mossley and Banbridge respectively in Sunday’s semi finals at Stormont.

Bangor having a lovely time at top of Ulster Premier

Bangor having a lovely time at top of Ulster Premier

November 6, 2017 | 411 views | Leave a comment

Bangor are sitting proudly at the summit of the men’s Ulster Premier League table after a hard-fought 3-2 win over derby rivals North Down on Saturday.

Palmer exacts Inst revenge on Civil Service

Palmer exacts Inst revenge on Civil Service

October 23, 2017 | 320 views | Leave a comment

Instonians won the big Ulster Premier League clash on Saturday as they avenged their recent Kirk Cup defeat by Civil Service to record a comfortable 4-1 win at Shaw’s Bridge.

McMaster and Kee unlock Lurgan defence for Queen’s

McMaster and Kee unlock Lurgan defence for Queen’s

October 9, 2017 | 381 views | Leave a comment

Queen’s University secured an important win over Lurgan in the weekend’s top Ulster Premier league clash at Upper Malone as they defeated the reigning champions 3-2

Not all superheros wear capes, the best ones naturally lead by example

Not all superheros wear capes, the best ones naturally lead by example

October 8, 2017 | 2,196 views | Leave a comment

Carl Allen pays tribute to Philip Duke who passed away this week following his untimely death; most recently, Dukie was in Valencia working with the Irish Under-21s, the latest in a myriad of roles he was involved in

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