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St Paul’s to host prestigious Golden Gloves tournament this weekend

ST Paul’s will host the 30th running of the Fonacab Golden Gloves GAA Handball tournament this weekend. The nationwide ranking tournament is run by St Paul’s with the support of Rossa GAC, Gort na Móna GAC and Coláiste Feirste. Without their courts Belfast could not host such tournaments. The Golden Gloves 40×20 GAA handball tournament […]

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We’ll not underestimate St Pat’s says Sarsfield’s boss

Antrim Junior Football Championship final Sarsfield’s v St Patrick’s, Lisburn (Saturday, 3pm, Lámh Dhearg) SARSFIELD’S will bid to complete a rare Championship double this weekend when they take on St Pat’s, Lisburn in the Junior Football Championship decider at Lámh Dhearg on Saturday afternoon. Last Saturday, the Paddies won the Antrim Intermediate Hurling title with […]

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Belfast’s newest GAA club to be launched

A NEW juvenile GAA club for Irish speakers will be formally launched by Belfast Gaeilgeoirí this weekend. Laochra Loch Lao will be launched as part of the Thomas Ashe centenary weekend on Saturday at Coláiste Feirste and Laochra Loch Lao’s newly built, state-of-the-art sport facility at Beechmount, which includes a full championship sized GAA pitch. Juvenile […]

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Rossa set for the Croke to Casement solo run this week

GAELIC football fans will descend upon Dublin this weekend for the All-Ireland finals, but members of O’Donovan Rossa GAC and some special guests will be heading in the opposite direction as they complete a non-stop solo run from GAA HQ to Casement Park in Belfast to highlight the need to ‘Build Casement’. At 7am at […]

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Hearn hopeful he will re-sign Frampton

EDDIE Hearn says he is hopeful he can secure the signature of Carl Frampton to Matchroom Boxing and believes he can make it worth Frampton’s while with big the big fights he craves. Hearn promoted ‘The Jackal’ in the early stages of his career before the North Belfast man and his then-manager, Barry McGuigan split […]

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Fitzsimons withdraws from Antrim managerial race

FRANK Fitzsimons will not manage Antrim in 2018 after withdrawing from the race following the decision of the county executive to seek ‘expressions of interest’ from other parties. At Monday night’s heated County Board meeting, it emerged that Fitzsimons was the only candidate put forward by the clubs and his nomination was approved at the […]

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