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THE dream of the Irish golfer is to play the game in the sun.
Padraig O Meiscill
Danske Bank Premiership (All games today, 3pm) Ards v Linfield WHEN Ards held Linfield to a scoreless draw at Windsor Park back on the first day of September, things were looking up for the men from north Down.
Padraig O Meiscill
Danske Bank Premiership: Cliftonville v Warrenpoint Town (today, 3pm) A FEW weeks ago, it would barely have seemed credible for a Warrenpoint player to target taking a single point, never mind all three, from a game against Cliftonville at Solitude.
Irish News Past Papers - Oct 20 1998: Mike Tyson gets boxing licence restored after ear-biting incident
The Irish News Archive
Back in the day: 20 years ago today.. a look at some of the sports stories making the headlines in The Irish News...
Ulster Senior Club Championship semi-final: St Macartan's (Tyrone) v Donaghmoyne (Monaghan) (Tomorrow, Clogher, 12noon) ULSTER champions St Macartan's face the ultimate task in defending their provincial crown against 10 time winners Donaghmoyne.
IBF World Super-Featherweight title: Tevin Farmer (26-4-1) v James Tennyson (22-2) (live on Sky Sports & The Zone) IT’S Boston, it’s October and one of these rags-to-riches fighters has to fall.
Tattyreagh stand on the brink of back-to-back promotions, and victory in tomorrow's LCC Tyrone IFC final will see them complete a remarkable rise from Junior to Senior football in the space of a year.
O’Neills Derry SFC final: Eoghan Rua, Coleraine v Erin’s Own, Lavey (tomorrow, 3.
Katie Taylor prepares for tough challenge against out-gunning Serrano as Andrade tops the card at TD Garden, Boston
IBF and WBA World Female Lightweight titles: Katie Taylor (10-0) v Cindy Serrano (27-5-3) TAYLOR expects the toughest fight of her career to date against the experienced New Yorker tonight.
KENYAN running great Kip Keino has denied wrongdoing in his country's Olympic corruption scandal and did not appear in court as expected on Friday.
Damian Casey is keen to fully grasp the opportunity of playing for his country this Saturday as he makes his debut for Ireland against Scotland in the Marine Harvest Senior Shinty-Hurling International in Bught Park, Inverness (2pm).
Defeat of Coalisland can help Killyclogher establish golden era but Damian O'Hagan points to winning resolve
Tyrone Tyrone Senior Club Football Championship final: Sunday October 21 at 4pm: Healy Park, Omagh: Killyclogher v Coalisland Killyclogher and Coalisland meet in the decider for the second time in three years as another fiercely competitive Tyrone Senior Club Football Championship series reaches a climax tomorrow.
Naomh Conaill have rightly been described as the team of all talents with a bench that is the envy of many other clubs in the county.
This weekend's Sunflower Trophy Races at Bishopscourt near Downpatrick has again attracted a star studded lineup for the traditional end of season short circuit races.
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