FEATURE: Leah McGuire ready to come in from the wilderness, but her faith will always come first
Ulster woman Leah McGuire, formerly Ewart, has forced her way into contention for a place in Ireland’s World Cup squad after emerging from under the radar following five years in the international wilderness.
HOCKEY: Sullivan Upper get hands on McCullough Cup after beating Friends in final
Sullivan Upper lifted the 57th McCullough Cup after defeating Friends’ 4-3 in a dramatic penalty shoot-out after extra-time had failed to separate the teams who had fought out a 2-2 draw in Wednesday’s final at Lisnagarvey.
ICE HOCKEY: Belfast Giants knocked off top spot after defeat
The Stena Line Belfast Giants fell to their first defeat in five Elite League matches on Sunday night and surrendered their position at the top of the standings to the Nottingham Panthers after going down 5-3 to the Guildford Flames in what was a fourth successive road game.