More Sport

More Sport

SCHOOLS CUP FINAL: Soper hails "Special Group"

Dan Soper hailed a special group players as RBAI completed a hat trick of School’s Cup winners with a 12-8 victory over Belfast rivals Methody in the St Patrick’s day decider at Kingspan.

More Sport
RBAI captain Michael Lowry lifts the Danske Bank Ulster School's Cup after defeating Methodist College 12-8   during the St Patrick's Day Danske Bank Ulster School's Cup Final at Kingspan Stadium, Ravenhill.

RBAI secure first Schools Cup hat-trick since 1948!

Danske Bank Ulster Schools' Cup Final from Kingspan Stadium

More Sport
Players from Banbridge High School, Newbridge Integrated College and St Patricks Banbridge join together to celebrate Banbridge C�chulainns victory in the C�chulainn Cup Blitz 2017. Pic by John Merry

Banbridge lads secure Cúchulainn Cup win

A group of young sportsmen from three schools in the Banbridge area have come together to capture the Ulster GAA Cúchulainn Cup 2017.

Sport
Andrew Magrath in action for Banbridge on Saturday. Photo by Freddie Parkinson / Press Eye

RUGBY: Derby win puts Bann back on top

With three of the five Ulster Bank AIL Division 2A games postponed last Saturday, this 27-0 bonus-point win over Belfast Harlequins saw Banbridge go back to the top of the league.

More Sport
Northern Irelands Rory McIlroy.

Rory McIlroy puts Grand Slam bid to back of his mind

Rory McIlroy admits his bid to complete the career grand slam has been pushed to the back of his mind ahead of his return to action in the WGC-Mexico Championship.

More Sport
Banbridge Academy's eight cross-country athletes who qualified for the Irish Championships. L-R: Lucy Bradshaw, Nadia Radcliffe, Ruby McNiff, Julia Knox, Kathryn McGrath, Bethany Nixon, Rebekah Nixon and Patrick McNiff.

ATHLETICS: Banbridge Academy’s record runners through to Irish Champs

Banbridge Academy enjoyed an historic day last week as eight cross-country athletes qualified for the Irish Championships.

More Sport
The start of last year's Bann 10K. INBL1622-219EB

ATHLETICS: Bann 10k to join major race series

The Bann 10k is to be part of a major series of 10km running races, it has been announced.

More Sport
Banbridge CC's Mark Downey.

CYCLING: Dromore’s Downey makes it a World Cup hat-trick

Dromore cyclist Mark Downey has made it a hat-trick of World Cup wins.

More Sport
Mark Downey has won his second World Cup gold medal in just over three months.

CYCLING: Downey’s world title bid is bang on track

Mark Downey has successfully negotiated another significant leg of his plan for world domination.

More Sport
Carl Frampton with the world title belt.

BOXING: Frampton vows to bring belt back to Belfast

Carl Frampton has vowed to bring his WBA Featherweight World title back to Belfast.

More Sport
Banbridge's Josh Cromie is available again alongside Andrew Magrath. INBL1602-241PB

RUGBY UNION: Banbridge must react to get title tilt on track

Banbridge RFC Head Coach Daniel Soper is demanding a reaction from his players after a disappointing performance last weekend.

More Sport
Banbridge Academy captain Toby Baxter is gearing up for his side's Schools' Cup opener against Dromore High School.

SCHOOLS’ CUP: Exciting derby as Banbridge Academy host Dromore

Banbridge Academy will host their near neighbours from Dromore High School in a Danske Bank Ulster Schools’ Cup Round 2 game that is sure to fire the imagination of the Mid-Down Schools’ Rugby supporters tomorrow.

More Sport
Cecil Johnston, a key member of Team Three, the Winter League champions.  Cecil won six of his matches.

GOLF: Team Three coast to Winter League success

All the latest news from Banbridge HC with Tommy Fee.

More Sport
Conor McGregor (left) and Floyd Mayweather Jnr.

Mayweather vs. McGregor - who would win?

The possibility of a fight between U.F.C. champion, Conor McGregor and five weight world boxing champion, Floyd Mayweather Jnr took one step closer to happening this week when the Irish man was granted a boxing licence by the California State Athletic Commission

More Sport
Guinness Series, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 26/11/2016
Ireland vs Australia 
Irelands Jared Payne and CJ Stander try to keep a maul up
Mandatory Credit �INPHO/Colm ONeill

Payne ruled out for three months with kidney injury

Ireland and Ulster centre Jared Payne has been ruled out for the next three months with a kidney injury.

More Sport
Carl Frampton has not been included on the shortlist for SPOTY.

OPINION: Frampton doesn’t need ‘some worthless gong’

Carl Frampton MBE does not need grey men in grey suits leading grey lives at the BBC deciding if he should be nominated for the BBC Sports Personality of the Year award.

More Sport 2
Ireland's Rory Best celebrates with his wife Jodie and children from (L-R) Penny, Ben and Richie. Pic: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

RUGBY: One of the Best days ever for Rory

A 27-24 win after a thrilling match against Australia in Dublin on Saturday evening was the perfect way for Ireland to finish the November Guinness Test series and the rugby calendar year.

More Sport
Andrew Morrison for Banbridge. Picture by Freddie Parkinson/Press Eye

RUGBY: Soper delights in team display as Bann power on

A hat trick of tries from centre Andrew Morrison set Banbridge on their way to a comprehensive win over Corinthians at a fog-shrouded Rifle Park.

More Sport
Albert Morrison was top scorer in round five of the Mervyn Stewart Winter League at Banbridge Golf Club with a superb 38 points over just 14 holes. That proved enough to win the 20+ handicap section.

GOLF: Albert tops the scores in the Winter League

All the news from round five of ther Banbridge Golf Club Winter League with Tommy Fee.

More Sport
Load more