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RUGBY: David Humphreys believes IRFU were wrong to deny Ruan Piennar staying with Ulster

Former Ulster player and administrator David Humphreys believes South African Ruan Pienaar should have been allowed to stay with the Province.

A terrorist attack at Manchester Arena has killed 22 people. Uefa has confirmed it has 'no specific intelligence of risk' to Europa League final.

'No specific intelligence' of risk to Europa League final after Manchester bomb

UEFA has expressed its shock and sadness after a bomb killed 22 people in Manchester, but insists there is "no specific intelligence" to suggest Manchester United's Europa League final against Ajax may be the target of an attack.

Glenn Irwin on his way to victory over Alastair Seeley in the feature NW200 Superbike race.

Ulster GP: Irwin and Seeley on Dundrod wishlist for race chief Noel Johnston

MCE Ulster Grand Prix supremo Noel Johnston hopes to lure North West 200 showstoppers Glenn Irwin and Alastair Seeley to Dundrod this August.

Andy Kilmartin - pictured in Glenavon colours last season - has signed for Portadown on a two-year deal. Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Currie’s praise as Kilmartin shows hunger to help Portadown promotion bid

Niall Currie has confirmed Andy Kilmartin opted to sign for relegated Portadown despite more attractive financial offers on the table from Premiership clubs.

Former Sunderland and Manchester United manager, David Moyes.

David Moyes quits as Sunderland boss

David Moyes has resigned as Sunderland manager following the club's relegation from the English Premier League.

Nicky Hayden won the MotoGP World Championship in 2006.

Nicky Hayden dies from injuries after road accident

Popular American motorcycle racer Nicky Hayden has sadly died in hospital from injuries he sustained in a cycling accident last Wednesday.
St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is a former Northern Ireland international

Wright sees a good outlook ahead

St. Johnstone Manager Tommy Wright maintained a positive outlook as he reflected on his side’s final outing of the season – a 1-2 defeat at the hands of Rangers on Sunday afternoon.

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers with the Scottish Premiership trophy

Brendan Rodgers hails unbeaten Celtic

Celtic manager Brendan Rodgers paid tribute to his “infrangibles” after they finished the Ladbrokes Premiership campaign unbeaten with a 2-0 victory over Hearts.

Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha is mobbed by fans after his sides 2-1 victory over St Johnstone

Rangers boss Caixinha in positive mood following win over St Johnstone

Rangers manager Pedro Caixinha was certainly pleased with his side’s performance in Perth after they saw off St Johnstone 2-1 in the last game of their season.

Muckamore's Ifty Hussain made a crucial contribution against Waringstown at Moylena

Muckamore are in dreamland

Waringstown were sensationally eliminated from the Arthur J Gallagher Challenge Cup on Saturday.

The Northern Ireland Programme and Memorabilia Fair

Football programme fair hits Belfast

Enthusiasts in the ever expanding world of football programme and memorabilia collecting will be given another opportunity to attend a football fair in Northern Ireland.

Carl Frampton on the attack against Leo Santa Cruz

BOXING: Dave ‘Boy’ McAuley believes Carl Frampton should fight Lee Selby

Former IBF Flyweight World Champion Dave ‘Boy’ McAuley believes Carl Frampton should forget about moving up to super-featherweight and instead tackle Lee Selby for the Welshman’s IBF World title.

Manchester United came bottom of the league for points won per pound spent on players' wages, according to analysis by sports finance experts.

Man United bottom of league for points won per pound spent on players' wages

Manchester United came bottom of the league for points won per pound spent on players' wages, according to analysis by sports finance experts.

John Terry played his final game for Chelsea on Sunday

Paddy Power pays out on John Terry substitution bets

Three punters have been paid out by a bookmaker which accepted bets on the specific time of John Terry's first-half substitution at 100-1.

Jose Mourinho's Manchester United will take on Italian side Sampdoria in Dublin

Manchester United to play Sampdoria in Dublin friendly

Manchester United have announced they will face Sampdoria in a friendly at Dublin's Aviva Stadium as part of their pre-season preparations this summer.

Carl Phillips leads Mark Glasgow at Bishopscourt on Saturday.

Carl Phillips continues winning streak on MD Suzuki at Bishopscourt

British Superstock 1000 protagonist Carl Phillips continued his Irish short circuit winning streak with another victory on the MD Racing Suzuki at Bishopscourt on Saturday.

Keith Gillespie pictured at the Crown Plaza Hotel in Belfast where he announced his new role as a football agent

Keith Gillespie: I wouldn’t change a minute of my rollercoaster football career

He agonisingly missed out on a Premier League title with Newcastle in 1996, played in a critically acclaimed Northern Ireland side who never made it to a major finals, and battled a gambling addiction which saw him lose £7 million over his career as a professional footballer ... and still Keith Gillespie says he would not have done anything differently if given a second chance.

Derry City's Aaron McEneff celebrates his first goal against Shamrock Rovers. Picture by Lorcan Doherty/

DERRY CITY: Midfielder dedicates brace to late uncle

For the first time in a number of weeks, Derry City looked like a side that had rediscovered their ‘mojo’ in Friday’s impressive victory over Shamrock Rovers.

Newbuildings Cricket Club.


There was a break from regular league and cup action around the North West this weekend as the group stages of this season's Faughan Valley and Eric Cooke cup were played out around the region.

Ben Roy (right). Pic by Pacemaker.

IRISH LEAGUE: Currie’s delight at capture of Roy for Portadown

Portadown manager Niall Currie has highlighted the versatility and desire of Ben Roy as key elements in securing the striker.

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