Motorcycling The 2019 Isle of Man TT Races, fuelled by Monster Energy, gets under way tomorrow (Saturday May 25) with the first of a week-long practice and qualifying sessions before the first race of TT19 on Saturday June 1.
The handball season in the US reaches an exciting climax in Salt Lake City, Utah, this weekend with the 2017-2018 R48 Men's and Women's Pro Players' Championships being decided for the 57th time as Cork pair Killian Carroll and Catriona Casey defend the titles.
Four-time World Superbike Champion Jonathan Rea finally stopped the Alaro Bautista and Ducati V4 charge in World Superbikes with a convincing double victory at the rain-interrupted Imola round in Italy at the weekend, writes Willis Marshall.
The speculation surrounding whether John McGuinness racing the Norton at the 2019 fonaCAB International North West 200 in association with Nicholl Oils has ended with the British manufacturer announcing the six times North West winner will compete in this year’s races.
All this week’s road bowls fixtures: Tieve Tara Sunday, May 12 Northern Building Supplies 11am Paul McVeigh vs Seamus O’Neill, 12pm challenge, 2pm: challenge Davy Clarke & Don Stevenson v Franko & Joe McVeigh; 3pm challenge Portmor Sunday, May 12 Paul Dobbin Trophy, Currans 10.
Paul Brady has proved, once again, that he is one of the all-time greats of world handball by breezing back from his injury disappointment in the World Championships, in Minnesota, last August, to win the prestigious R48/Burt Kossoff Invitational Tournament on the Pro Tour in New York.