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Local girl-power to the fore at Irish Powerlifting Championships

by Diarmúid Pepper Female competitors from a Culloville gym powered to victory at the recent Irish Drug-Free Powerlifting Federation Championships. 

Joseph Canning honoured as Armagh County President

CUMANN Lúthchleas Gael Ard Mhacha endorsed Joseph Canning as Honorary President in January 2020.


Points on the road are so important

Allianz NFL Div 2 Westmeath v Armagh TEEG Cusack Park Mulligan @ 2pm Sunday 22nd February Armagh travel to Mullingar to take on a Westmeath side who boast a similar league playing record, 2 wins and a defeat, but the…

Armagh storm to victory over Kildare

Allianz NFL Division 2  Armagh 0-16 Kildare 0-10 In driving wind and rain Armagh made little of Storm Ciara as they themselves stormed to victory over Kildare by 0-16 to 0-10 in a vital clash played in atrocious conditions at…

Newry South Down Sports

Down had the chances but lacked the wherewithal to take them

Allianz Football League Division 3 Cork 0-16 Down 1-8 Down were perhaps somewhat flattered by the five-point margin; Cork had twice as many scorers and finished with two fewer players and while Down had the chances, they lacked the wherewithal…


Disappointingly poor from Armagh

Allianz NFL Division 2 Laois 0-16 Armagh 0-10 Following a very impressive start to the league a week ago by cruising to a 13-point home win over Cavan, Armagh were brought crashing down to earth with a bang at MW…


Kildare Next up for Armagh

Armagh will host Kildare next Saturday night at the Athletic Grounds in round three of the Allianz NFL Div 2 with the game being relayed live by Eir Sport.

Impressive start for Armagh

Allianz NFL Div 2   Armagh 2-18 Cavan 1-08 Armagh made an impressive start to their Allianz League Division Two campaign with a very convincing 2-18 to 1-8 Athletic Grounds win over Cavan.

Jim Steen: A sporting icon

On Friday past we lost a great friend, a gentleman, a sporting icon, as the local sporting world mourned at the passing of the late Jim Steen, but to everyone who knew him, he was just plain Jimmy.

Newry South Down Sports

Corofin extra special

All-Ireland Club Final Kilcoo 0-7 Corofin 1-12 (extra time) History making three-in -a-row Aib All-Ireland Club Champions Corofin were special in extra-time as they saw off the gallant challenge of Kilcoo at Croke Park. Mickey Moran and the Magpies were…