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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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James McClean (left) and Jason Smyth.

Who will win the 2017 RTÉ Sport Awards Sportsperson of the Year?

Derry's James McClean and Jason Smyth are both in the running to be crowned the 2017 RTÉ Sport Awards Sportsperson of the Year on Saturday evening.

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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.

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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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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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Club officials, parents and members of Brian Og's, Steelstown, pictured during  a GAA event in the Guildhall Square back in 2015. DER3815MC012

GAA Award for Brian Og’s

SDLP Councillor Angela Dobbins has congratulated Steelstown ‘Brian Og’ GAC following their success at an award ceremony.

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Dungannon's Peter Doran and City of Derry's Stephen Corr.

AIL RUGBY: Rampant Dungannon destroy City of Derry

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Belfast boxer, Carl Frampton, pictured during a visit to the Mukuru Boxing Club in Nairobi, Kenya. (Photo: MTK Global/Twitter)

Carl Frampton and wife Christine help slum children living in Nairobi

Carl Frampton has urged people to support Trocaire's Christmas appeal after he saw first hand the difference the charity makes to people living in a slum in Nairobi in Kenya.
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Darts star, Daryl Gurney.

Daryl Gurney offers to purchase sports kits for Derry school

Derry darts star, Daryl Gurney, has offered to pay for the kits for several sports teams at his former school in the city.

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Tyrone McCullagh will headline the 'Danger at the Devenish 2' card against fellow unbeaten prospect, Tom Tran next Friday night.

PRO BOXING: Tyrone McCullagh faces unbeaten German No.1 at the Devenish

TYRONE ‘White Chocolate’ McCullagh is determined to keep his unblemished record intact as he looks to end a successful year on a high at the Devenish on Friday night.

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Jonathan Rea

Jonathan Rea makes BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2017 shortlist

Three times World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea has been included on the BBC Sports Personality of the Year shortlist
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Connor Coyle stretched his unbeaten record to 7-0 with victory over Calvin Metcalfe.

BOXING: Connor ‘The Kid’ Coyle continues to live the American dream

CONNOR ‘The Kid’ Coyle has been promised a shot at his first professional boxing title early in the New Year, to be televised live on ESPN, as he continues to chase his American dream.

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Greyhounds racing at Lifford Stadium in Donegal. Picture Margaret McLaughlin � by-line
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GREYHOUNDS: ‘Cherry’ picked for Track Lotto final!

The final of the Track Lotto sponsored 525, with a winner’s prize of E1,260, will be the main race on the card at Lifford Stadium tomorrow night.

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Snooker legend Ronnie O'Sullivan requested the photographer be asked to leave the venue.

VIDEO: Ronnie O'Sullivan confronts photographer at NI Open in Belfast

Snooker legend, Ronnie O'Sullivan, confronted a photographer at the Northern Ireland Open in Belfast on Tuesday.
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Daryl Gurney has hit back at Phil Taylor who labelled him a 'disrespectful little s**t'.

Daryl Gurney bites back at ‘grumpy’ Phil Taylor

DARYL Gurney has hit back at Phil ‘The Power’ Taylor, claiming the 16 times PDC World Darts champion is “history” and has overstayed his welcome in the sport!

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The Oxford Bulls will be helping Santa at the event.

Oxford Bulls to be Santa’s Little Helpers at Christmas Switch On

Derry’s young Oxford Bulls will be helping Santa and the Mayor switch on the city’s Christmas Lights this Thursday, it has been confirmed.

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Phil 'The Power' Taylor, inset, Daryl Gurney.

VIDEO: Phil 'The Power' Taylor calls Derry's Daryl Gurney a 'disrespectful little s**t'

World famous darts champion, Phil 'The Power' Taylor has labelled Derry's Daryl Gurney a 'disrespectful little s**t' for not pouring him a glass of water.
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