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COUNTY ANTRIM SHIELD: Wonder goal puts Crusaders through

David Cushley hit a goal of the season contender to help blast Crusaders into the semi finals of the County Antrim Shield.

The worlds first airbag for cyclists

VIDEO - Check out the world’s first airbag for cyclists

A Swedish firm has designed the world’s first airbag for cyclists.

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James McLaughlin of Coleraine celebrates his goal against Linfield. Picture by Andrew Paton/Press Eye

IRISH LEAGUE: Squad proves its worth for Coleraine

Neil McCafferty believes Coleraine’s strength in depth is one of the main reasons behind their impressive start to the season.

James McLaughlincelebrates after scoring during today's game against Linfield at the Coleraine Showgrounds.
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IRISH LEAGUE: McLaughlin earns Coleraine a point against Linfield

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Glenn Irwin on the PBM Be Wiser Ducati during qualifying at Bishopscourt.

SUNFLOWER TROPHY: Glenn Irwin under lap record at Bishopscourt

Glenn Irwin put down a marker as the British Superbike rider produced a scorching 100mph lap to seal pole at the JAS Finlay Sunflower Trophy meeting.

YOUVE GOT TO BE KIDDING ME . . . .   Gerard Doherty is shocked to be th eonly Derry City player named in 2016 Team of the Year.

DERRY CITY: Doherty ‘shocked’ at omission of City players from ‘Team of the Year’

GERARD DOHERTY says he’s ‘shocked’ to be the only Derry City player named in the 2016 PFAI ‘Team of the Year’ which was announced this week.

Carl Phillips will ride for Gearlink Kawasaki at the Sunflower Trophy.

MOTORCYCLING: Carl Phillips eager to shine on Gearlink Kawasaki

Lisburn’s Carl Phillips is eager to seize the opportunity to ride for top British Supersport team Gearlink Kawasaki at this weekend’s JAS Finlay Sunflower Trophy meeting at Bishopscourt.

In the Long Gallery in Parliament Buildings at the All Part Group On Rugby Breakfast Briefing Reception are Ulster Rugby player Chris Henry, Ulster Rugby CEO Shane Logan, Ulster Rugby player Darren Cave, Arlene Foster MLA and First Minister, Alastair Ross MLA and Junior Minister, and Ulster Rugby player Stuart McCloskey. Photo by John Dickson/DICKSONDIGITAL

RUGBY: Clubs could be set for £20 million boost

Local clubs will be next to benefit from Stormont’s All Party Group on Rugby.

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Anthony Foley. Pic: INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Ulster Rugby to install Kingpsan memorial to Anthony Foley

Ulster Rugby are set to unveil a memorial to Anthony Foley at the Kingspan Stadium.

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Ballymena's Tony Kane celebrates after netting from the spot

FOOTBALL: Northern Ireland League Cup quarter final draw

Holders Cliftonville will travel to play Glenavon in the Northern Ireland League Cup quarter-finals on November 16.

Linfield's Paul Smyth with Ballinamallard's Calum Frempong

IRISH LEAGUE: Linfield respond with 4-0 win over Ballinamallard United


Jonathan Rea showed his respect for former Northern Ireland motorcycling world champions Joey Dunlop and Brian Reid when he donned the helmets of both riders immediately after winning the World Superbike Championship in 2015.

Phillip McCallen: It’s impossible to compare Joey and Rea

Eleven-time Isle of Man TT winner Phillip McCallen says it is impossible to make a comparison between World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea and Ulster road racing hero Joey Dunlop.

John Burrows' Cookstown B.E. Racing team celebrates winning the Irish Superbike and Supertwin championships at Armoy. Derek Sheils (centre) was crowned Superbike champion while Malachi Mitchell-Thomas posthumously won the Ulster Supertwins title. Malachi's father Kevin (kneeling, centre) gave his blessing to the team to continue racing following his son's death at the North West 200 in May.

John Burrows: Death of Malachi Mitchell-Thomas was all-time low for our team

Cookstown B.E. Racing team owner John Burrows admits the tragic death of young prospect Malachi Mitchell-Thomas at this year’s North West 200 left him facing one of the toughest decisions of his career.

Jonathan Rea on the Kawasaki ZX-10R during free practice at Jerez in Spain.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea hampered by traction issues on day one at Jerez

Jonathan Rea endured a difficult opening day in practice at Jerez ahead of his bid to wrap up a second World Superbike title at the Spanish circuit this weekend.

MotoGP rider Eugene Laverty.

MotoGP: Eugene Laverty ‘lucky’ to escape serious injury in Motegi crash

Eugene Laverty admits he had a lucky escape following a massive high-side during opening practice on Friday at Motegi ahead of this weekend’s Japanese MotoGP round.

Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea is on the cusp of retaining the World Superbike title.

Jonathan Rea ‘by far the best rider ever from Northern Ireland’

Jeremy McWilliams says Jonathan Rea stands on the brink of achieving the greatest feat in the history of Northern Ireland motorcycle racing by clinching back-to-back World Superbike titles this weekend.

Glenavon's Guy Bates.

NI LEAGUE CUP: Guy Bates fires brace as Glenavon dismiss Welders

A Guy Bates brace helped Glenavon into the last eight of the League Cup, seeing off a determined Harland and Wolff Welders.

Michael Taylor, captain of Royal Portrush Golf Club, presents a cheque for �10,000 to Ian Crowe, Chairman of the Air Ambulance NI as Liam Beckett, Albert Kirk, Stephen Ferris, Mervyn Whyte and Adrian Logan look on.

NW200 celebrity golf tournament raises £10,000 for Air Ambulance NI charity

A pro-am celebrity golf tournament held at Royal Portrush Golf Club during this year’s Vauxhall International North West 200 race week in May raised £10,000 for the Air Ambulance NI charity.

KMR Kawasaki boss Ryan Farquhar pictured with David Haire at the launch of the Sunflower Trophy races.

Ryan Farquhar to run two-man KMR team at Sunflower Trophy

KMR Kawasaki team owner Ryan Farquhar will run two riders in the Supertwins class at the Sunflower Trophy meeting on October 21-22.

Sunflower Trophy race sponsor Jim Finlay pictured with David Haire and Glenn Irwin at the launch of the Sunflower Trophy races, which will take place at Bishopscourt on October 21-22.

Christian Iddon confirmed for Sunflower Trophy on Tyco BMW

MCE British Superbike rider Christian Iddon will make his debut at the JAS Finlay Sunflower Trophy meeting at Bishopscourt on the Tyco BMW (October 21-22).

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