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Flood hit sports clubs get repairs funding

Donegal sports clubs damaged in last August’s floods are to share funding of almost €20,000, Minister Joe McHugh has announced.

Eamonn O'Kane celebrates his victory in the 2012
Betfair Prizefighter Irish Middleweights competition at The King's Hall, Belfast.

BOXING: Prizefighter’s King Kane warns Sean McGlinchey to play it smart!

PRIZEFIGHTER King’ Eamonn O’Kane believes Sean McGlinchey must ‘play it smart’ when preparing for Ireland’s inaugural ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament at Dublin’s National Stadium on March 3rd.

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Sean McGlinchey is excited about fighting on the Last Man Standing tournament in Dublin next March.

BOXING: ‘I’ll be the Last Man Standing’ - insists Sean McGlinchey

DERRY middleweight, Sean McGlinchey believes participating in the exciting ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament was too good an opportunity to miss.

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AIL RUGBY: Rampant Rainey crush City of Derry

Bank of Ireland All Ireland League Division 2B
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James McClean’s home burgled during match

James McClean’s home burgled during match

Derry footballer James McClean has hit out at those who burgled his home last night as he was a playing a match.

Derry kickboxer Brian Houston who travels to Belgium on February 2nd to challenge the reigning world 95kg Oriental Rules champion, Mamadou Keta.

KICKBOXING: Derry fighter challenges for ISKA World Super-Heavyweight Title

DERRY KICKBOXER Brian Houston believes the timing is perfect to challenge for a shot at the ISKA professional world super heavyweight title next month.

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From left with the horse, Davy Moore from Derry, Kieran McDonagh, trainer,  Michelle Keogh from Derry, Shaun Keogh from Derry, John Patton from Derry, Damien O Connor, Steve Sturbridge from Kerry, Olan Healy from Cork, Stephen O'Neill from Derry and Kieran Cremins from Cork.

Derry ex-pats hedge bets on own racehorse

A group of Derry ex-pats have pitched in together to purchase their very own pedigree racehorse ‘down under. ‘

Haley Ballard, Gary O'Hanlon Current Irish Marathon Champion and Marir-Claire Caldwell Pictured during the Launch of the Spar 2018 Omagh Half Marathon at Omagh Leisure Centre

ATHLETICS: £5,000 prizefund on offer at Omagh half marathon

The 29th SPAR Omagh Half Marathon and 5k Fun Run was officially launched this week with organisers noting a high level of early sign ups for the race that is now well established on the Irish athletics scene.

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Daryl Gurney throws during Saturday's defeat to John Henderson

DARTS: Daryl Gurney crashes out of World Championships

Northern Ireland's Daryl Gurney suffered a shock defeat to John Henderson at the WPC Darts Championships on Saturday night.

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Daryl Gurney celebrates his first round victory over Ronny Huybrechts at the Alexandra Palace in London.

WORLD DARTS CHAMPIONSHIPS: Daryl Gurney taking it one step at a time

DARYL GURNEY insists he can ill afford to take the challenge of John Henderson lightly as he prepares for his second round match at the PDC World Darts Championships at Alexandra Palace tomorrow night.

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Daryl Gurney celebrates his first round win during day five of the William Hill World Darts Championship at Alexandra Palace

DARTS: Daryl Gurney progresses to second round of World Championships

Daryl Gurney and Mensur Suljovic both made safe progress to the second round of the William Hill World Championship with victories last night at Alexandra Palace.

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City of Derry's Oisin Duffy celebrates winning the Boys' Under-13 2500m at the AAI Novice & Juvenile Uneven Age XC Championships at the WIT Arena in Waterford. (Photo by Matt Browne/Sportsfile)

ATHLETICS: Duffy delight at All Ireland Championships

Oisin Duffy stole the show as City of Derry’s Junior Spartans joined other local young club athletes in what proved a highly successful All Ireland Junior Cross Country Championships in Waterford IT at the weekend.

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Daryl Gurney believes he can make it all the way to the PDC World Darts Championships Final at the 'Ally Pally' this year.

DARTS: Daryl Gurney believes he’s a genuine contender for 2018 World Darts title

DARYL ‘Superchin’ Gurney believes he’s proved himself a genuine contender to be crowned PDC World Darts champion at Alexandra Palace on New Year’s Day.

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Derry man, Sean McGlinchey is considering entering the upcoming Last Man Standing middleweight tournament in Dublin.

BOXING: Sean McGlinchey throws hat in ring for Last Man Standing

DERRY middleweight, Sean McGlinchey has thrown his hat into the ring for the upcoming ‘Last Man Standing’ professional boxing tournament at Dublin’s National Stadium next March.

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Katie Taylor celebrates victory over Jessica McCaskill during the WBA Lightweight World Championship bout at York Hall, London.

BOXING: Katie Taylor is ‘an inspiration’ for Derry’s female boxers

ST Joseph’s ABC secretary, Sandra Duffy has hailed Irish boxer, Katie Taylor as an ‘inspiration’ to young boxers in Derry and across Ireland.

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The Donegal-Derry Vipers pictured  in a previous clash against the Craigavon Cowboys in Portadown. (picture by Dean Cullen)

Donegal-Derry Vipers in cautious welcome for movement on border

The chairman of the Donegal-Derry Vipers has welcomed a firm commitment from all sides that there will be no hard border in Ireland post-Brexit.


WATCH: Daryl Gurney answers Lisneal College’s call for help

DARTS STAR, Daryl Gurney was delighted to return to his old stomping ground at Lisneal College on Friday as he generously answered a call for help from the Waterside school.

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Derry middleweight, Connor 'The Kid' Coyle has ruled himself out of the lucrative Last Man Standing tournament in Dublin.

BOXING: ‘Ireland? I want to be best in world!’ - insists Connor Coyle

CONNOR Coyle has ruled himself out of the lucrative ‘Last Man Standing’ tournament, claiming he doesn’t want to deviate from his plan to become the best middleweight on the planet!

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City of Derry coach Richard McCarter. DER3816-103KM

RUGBY UNION: McCarter expects better City of Derry display

After suffering a heavy 51-6 defeat to Dungannon at home, City of Derry have the unenviable task of reversing the fixture to Stevenson Park on Saturday (KO 2.30pm).

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The Billy Coleman Award for the Young Rally Driver of the Year, supported by Sport Ireland, was won by 23-year-old Callum Devine,(left) from Derry and The Sexton Trophy for Young Racing Driver of the Year was awarded to 17-year-old Jordan Dempsey, from Mullingar, Co. Westmeath.

MOTORSPORT: Devine named Young Rally Driver of Year 2017

Claudy star Callum Devine has claimed a €50,000 jackpot after lifting The Billy Coleman Award for the Young Rally Driver of the Year at  the Beta Tools Motorsport Ireland Awards Ceremony in Dublin.

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