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McKENNA CUP: Armagh into last four after defeating Derry

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The week was dominated by Irish Cup action

IRISH LEAGUE QUIZ: The week that was ... were you paying attention?

The Irish Cup took centre stage for Irish League clubs this week and we're keen to know if you, the faithful fans, were paying attention.
Sinn F�in Councillor Christopher Jackson with late Sinn F�in leader Martin McGuinness and Mark O' Doherty  and Joe McWilliams, board members of  Na Piarsaigh Doire Trasna GAC pictured previously looking at the plans for the new pitch.

DERRY GAA: Announcement takes Derry GAA back to “ancestral home”

Doire Trasna Development Officer Mark O’Doherty described the announcement of the club’s new pitch and changing room complex as bringing Derry GAA one step closer to its ancestral home.

A late Niall Toner goal gave Derry victory nover Down in Celtic Park.

McKENNA CUP: Late Toner goal gives Derry victory over Down

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George Best in action for Tobermore United

The day Manchester United icon George Best played for Tobermore United

Cars lined the road to Maghera outside Fortwilliam Park in Tobermore as hundreds of supporters finally got the chance to see soccer legend George Best turnout for the local side back in 1984.

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AIL RUGBY: Rampant Rainey crush City of Derry

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Derry manager Damian McErlain

DERRY GAA: McErlain's Oak Leaf reign starts with a win

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At the announcement of Team NI, hosted at Theatre at the Mill  Newtownabbey, for the XXI Commonwealth  Games Gold Coast, Australia were, Dame Mary Peters, Patron of Northern Ireland Commonwealth Games Council, Cllr Paul Hamill Mayor of Antrim and Newtownabbey Borough Council and representatives including athletes and coaches from Team NI.

COMMONWEALTH GAMES: TeamNI announced for Gold Coast 2018

With just over three months until the Opening Ceremony of the XXI Commonwealth Games, 88 athletes have been named to represent Northern Ireland in Gold Coast, Australia.

Derry kickboxer Brian Houston who travels to Belgium on February 2nd to challenge the reigning world 95kg Oriental Rules champion, Mamadou Keta.

KICKBOXING: Derry fighter challenges for ISKA World Super-Heavyweight Title

DERRY KICKBOXER Brian Houston believes the timing is perfect to challenge for a shot at the ISKA professional world super heavyweight title next month.

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Northern Ireland's Dean Shiels

FOOTBALL: Falkirk apologise to Dean Shiels for fake eyeball incident

Falkirk have apologised and vowed to take action against the culprits after some of their fans threw fake eyes towards Dunfermline midfielder Dean Shiels during last night’s Ladbrokes Championship derby.

Haley Ballard, Gary O'Hanlon Current Irish Marathon Champion and Marir-Claire Caldwell Pictured during the Launch of the Spar 2018 Omagh Half Marathon at Omagh Leisure Centre

ATHLETICS: £5,000 prizefund on offer at Omagh half marathon

The 29th SPAR Omagh Half Marathon and 5k Fun Run was officially launched this week with organisers noting a high level of early sign ups for the race that is now well established on the Irish athletics scene.

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Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis

FOOTBALL: Northern Ireland to play Panama and Costa Rica in 2018

Northern Ireland will travel to Central America next year to play Panama in Panama City on Tuesday 29 May before taking on Costa Rica on Sunday 3 June in San Jose.


WATCH: Adam McLean looks ahead to 2018

Tobermore's Adam McLean has joined Isle of Man-based Team IMR for the 2018 road racing season, with backing from
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MOTORSPORT: Kris Meeke to drive with Citroen in 2018 World Rally Championship

Dungannon driver Kris Meeke has been retained by Citroen for the 2018 World Rally Championship season.

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Jonathan Rea has been named BBC Northern Ireland Sports Personality of the Year after becoming World Superbike champion for the third successive season in 2017.

Jonathan Rea named BBC Northern Ireland Sports Personality of the Year 2017

Three-time World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea has been named the 2017 BBC Northern Ireland Sports Personality of the Year.

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Adam McLean pictured with the new IMR/ BMW S1000RR he will race on the roads in 2018. Looking on are team sponsor Peter Bradley, MD of with Ian Moffit, team principal of Team IMR.

MOTORCYCLING: Adam McLean joins Team IMR for 2018 road races

Exciting road racing prospect Adam McLean has signed a new deal for 2018 to ride for by Team IMR.
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FEATURE: Aimee switches focus to Winter Olympics

FEATURE: Aimee switches focus to Winter Olympics

North Down-based snowboarder Aimee Fuller is well on the way to making it to the 2018 Winter Olympics to represent Team GB.

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IN FULL: Irish Cup fifth round draw

Linfield - and Andy Waterworth - grabbed the spotlight in last season’s Tennent’s Irish Cup final thanks to a 3-0 success over Coleraine.

Cookstown captain Jon Ames.   Rowland White / PressEye

HOCKEY: Cookstown are out for revenge

Cookstown will have the chance to earn a little bit of revenge on Saturday as they travel to Belfast to take on their Ulster rivals Annadale in the EY Hockey League.

County Secretary Danny Scullion.

DERRY GAA: Scullion warns All County League changes are inevitable

County secretary Danny Scullion has warned changes to the GAA club calendar brought forward at Congress earlier this year makes a restructuring of the current Derry All County League set-up inevitable.

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