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Conor McGregor eyes Tenshin Nakamura bout

Conor McGregor wants to arrange a mixed martial arts exhibition against Tenshin Nasukawa, who was beaten inside a round in a boxing bout by Floyd Mayweather.

Jonathan Rea revving up for world title defence

Willis Marshall
Jonathan Rea will soon be heading Down Under for the opening round of the 2019 World Superbike Championships, in the hope of becoming the first rider in history to clock up five consecutive World titles.

Colin Shields poised to set Belfast Giants record

COLIN Shields's long wait to achieve a memorable milestone is about to end as he prepares to make his Belfast Giants comeback from injury against Sheffield Steelers in tonight's Elite League encounter at the SSE Arena.

Irish swimming making steady progress

Gerry O'Neill
The stock of Irish swimming continues to rise thanks to a steady improvement in the number of major medal successes and podium finishes.

Ice Hockey: 2018 Review of the Year

John Flack
THE Belfast Giants ended a four-year trophy drought in 2018 when they lifted the Challenge Cup in Adam Keefe's first season in charge, after a seamless and successful transition from team captain to head coach.

Chris Higgins set to start for Belfast Giants

CHRIS Higgins is likely to come straight into the Belfast Giants line-up for this weekend's triple header against Milton Keynes Lightning, Glasgow Clan and Dundee Stars at the SSE Arena, starting with tonight's clash with the English side.

Motorcycling: Review of 2018

Willis Marshall
THE 2018 motorcycling season will live long in the memories of many none more so than those in Northern Ireland which saw ecstasy turn to tragedy, in a year where hearts and records were both broken.