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Celtic Challenge

BOI Celtic Challenge: Derry Go Top Of Group H With Win Over Down

Derry have taken control of Group H in the Bank of Ireland Celtic Challenge following their impressive Round 3 win over Down in Portaferry. Meanwhile, in the group’s other games, Armagh secured an away win against Antrim while Tyrone displayed their goal-scoring threat against Fermanagh. Read our round-up of all of the action from Round 3 below. _____ Derry Prove …

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BOI Celtic Challenge Round-Up: Down Clinch Thriller With Armagh

The Bank of Ireland Celtic Challenge continued this weekend with three riveting games in Group H. Derry, Down and Tyrone all picked up crucial wins setting up an enticing selection of fixtures in Round 3. Read our full round-up of the weekend’s games below. _____ Derry Continue Fine Form In Celtic Challenge With Win Over Fermanagh   Derry 3-11 Fermanagh …

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BOI Celtic Challenge Round-Up: Group H Off To A Flying Start

The 2019 Bank Of Ireland Celtic Challenge got underway this weekend, with three cracking games in Group H opening the proceedings as Derry, Down and Armagh all picked up hard-fought victories. Read our full round-up of the games below. _____ Derry Edge Out Tyrone In Cracking Owenbeg Opener Derry 3-15 – 3-12 Tyrone Derry edged this thrilling Group H opener …

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UEFA Euro 2020 Qualifying Round Group D, Victoria Stadium, Gibraltar 23/3/2019 Gibraltar vs Republic of Ireland FAI Chief Executive John Delaney during the game Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Ireland Charged By UEFA For ‘Tennis Ball Protest’

UEFA have officially opened disciplinary proceedings against the FAI following a fan protest during Ireland’s 1-0 victory over Georgia.  Ireland’s win over the Georgians and the performance that came with it saw the nation’s support come away with quite a lot to be happy about. Despite the narrow margin of their wins over both Georgia and Gibraltar, the first two …

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James McClean Blasts ‘Hypocritical’ & ‘Stupid’ English FA

James McClean has fired shots at the English FA after once again coming under abuse from QPR fans as they played Stoke City over the weekend.  It wasn’t the first time the Derry-native has been forced to make himself heard following attacks from rival fans and all things considered, it likely won’t be the last. His Stoke side were involved …

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Conor McGregor Has Been Arrested In Miami

Conor McGregor has been released after being arrested in Miami earlier on Monday. The mixed martial artist, who is holidaying in Miami with his family, was arrested after an altercation with a fan. The Miami Beach Police report said that the Irish MMA star was leaving the Fontainebleau Miami Beach hotel at around 5am on Monday when the fan attempted to take …

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Watch: Kayley Woollacott Prepares Lalor For Cheltenham 2019

Kayley Woollacott speaks about the process that led her horse Lalor to being bought as they make their final preparations ahead of his appearance at this year’s Cheltenham Festival. Woollacott will be taking on her first full season as a National Hunt trainer following the tragic loss of her husband Richard in January 2018. She was able to guide her …

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NFL London

Have You Noticed These 5 New NFL Rules This Season?

The NFL has amended its regulations to protect the well-being of its players, but how have these changes affected the game? The road to this year’s Super Bowl LII on September 6, was a showdown between current champions, the Philadelphia Eagles, and the Atlanta Falcons at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia. But with this season opener, came some important changes …

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Win A Personal Training Scholarship Worth €3,300

Brought to you by Setanta College Ever wanted to be a Personal Trainer? Well, now you can be thanks to Setanta College Ireland’s leading sports college are offering one lucky person a chance to win a full scholarship to their Personal Training course worth €3,300. Whether it is a new career you are looking for, a chance to upskill or just …

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The FPL Fairy Outlines The Key Picks For Gameweek 17

The FPL Fairy is back with his top picks ahead of the Gameweek 17 deadline. Gameweek 16 produced some huge FPL scores across the board, many of which were due to owning a certain premium Liverpool midfield asset. I personally captained Harry Kane for the second gameweek in a row and until the 73rd minute of Spurs win over Leicester, …

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Sanita Puspure: Rower, Athlete, World Champion, Mom

In partnership with Setanta College   Rower, Athlete, World Champion, Mom…  Sanita Pušpure was born in Latvia whom she represented at junior level before moving to Ireland in 2006 after her husband Kaspar secured a job in Dublin and by 2010 she was competing for Ireland’s rowing team on the world stage, going on to become the country’s sole rowing competitor …

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Mourneabbey End All-Ireland Heartbreak With Victory Over Fox-Cab

Mourneabbey 1-13 Foxrock-Cabinteely 1-7 _____ Driven on by the heartbreak of final defeats in three out of the past four seasons, Mourneabbey were finally crowned All-Ireland Ladies Senior Club Football champions with an emphatic triumph over Foxrock-Cabinteely at Parnell Park. The Cork outfit came up short in the 2014, 2015 and 2017 deciders, but with Doireann O’Sullivan (0-6) in outstanding form …

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Amy Ring

Amy Ring: You Lose So That Better Days Will Come

A recent move out of home may have denied Foxrock/Cabinteely captain Amy Ring the chance of in-depth footballing discussions her father and team manager Pat, but she’s not getting to vent with her new housemates either. Ring and her Foxrock-Cabinteely team-mates are on the march towards their first ever Ladies football senior club title, with Cork champions Mourneabbey awaiting in Saturday’s All-Ireland final, but …

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