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 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.
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.
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
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.
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
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.
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 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)
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 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 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.
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 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
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 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 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.
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.
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
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