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Carl Frampton stops Luke Jackson to set up Josh Warrington fight

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 23:52
Belfast boxer Carl Frampton stops Australian Luke Jackson in the ninth round of their featherweight contest at Windsor Park.
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Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder face off in ring after Briton beats Francesco Pianeta

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 22:52
Tyson Fury says he will knock out world champion Deontay Wilder as their bout is confirmed after his win over Francesco Pianeta.
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Leo Varadkar wants two more years of Fianna Fáil deal

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 22:25
The taoiseach also wants Fianna Fáil to agree to holding a general election in 2020.
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Belfast flyweight Paddy Barnes fails in bid to win world title

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 20:25
Paddy Barnes fails in his bid to win the WBC world flyweight title as he is stopped in the fourth round by champion Cristofer Rosales.
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Ulster Rugby: Gloucester overpower hosts 17-29 in pre-season friendly

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 19:21
Five-try Gloucester get the better of a youthful Ulster side 17-29 in a high-scoring pre-season friendly at Kingspan Stadium.
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Teenager charged after 'attempted robbery' in Craigavon

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 18:52
The 14-year old has been charged following an incident at a takeaway in Craigavon on Friday night.
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Stormont 'should be bulldozed' says Bernadette McAliskey

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 17:49
Former civil rights campaigner Bernadette McAliskey also said people in NI were benefiting from racism.
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Commemoration marks 50 years since first NICRA march

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 17:42
Anti-abortion protesters also held a demonstration in Coalisland to protest Sinn Féin's stance on the issue.
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Irish Premiership: Unbeaten Linfield beat Crusaders 2-0 to go two points clear

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 17:10
Linfield beat champions Crusaders 3-0 at Seaview to go two clear at the top of the Irish Premiership by making it three wins out of three.
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NI Open: Scott Henry and Victor Perez share the lead at Galgorm Castle as Cormac Sharvin slips down the field

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 16:56
Scott Henry and Victor Perez share the lead going into the final round of the Northern Ireland Open as Cormac Sharvin slips down the field.
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Legal challenge in Dublin to new Garda commissioner

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 16:43
A relative of a woman killed in the 1971 McGurk's Bar bombing says Drew Harris "lacks independence".
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Mourne mountains hiker 'hit by sheep falling from crag'

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 11:22
A teenager was with a group in the Mournes when a sheep reportedly fell from a crag and hit him.
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Male pedestrian dies after being hit by a car in County Londonderry

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 10:08
The Foreglen Road near Claudy, County Londonderry, is closed in both directions.
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Drink-driving 'prevalent' on NI roads

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 09:16
Almost 10,000 drivers convicted of drink or drugs offences were disqualified in a five-year period.
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Weekly newspaper review: Triple stabbing and £1.5m sports hub plan

Sat, 08/18/2018 - 06:30
A triple stabbing and approval for a £1.5m sports hub plan make the NI weekly newspapers.
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Irish Premiership: Lurgan Blues edge out Newry at Showgrounds

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 22:13
Glenavon move level on points with Premiership leaders Coleraine and Linfield after a hard-fought 2-1 win over Newry City.
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Airtricity Premier Division: Derry City's European hopes hit by Waterford defeat

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 21:41
Derry City's hopes of securing European football suffer a blow as they are deservedly beaten at home by third-placed Waterford.
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Tyson Fury, Carl Frampton and Paddy Barnes set for key Windsor Park challenges

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 19:49
Tyson Fury, Carl Frampton and Paddy Barnes know bouts at Windsor Park on Saturday night are pivotal to their professional careers.
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NI Open: Sharvin one behind leader Kim at Galgorm Castle as Hoey misses cut

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 19:34
Ardglass man Cormac Sharvin is a shot off the lead at the halfway stage of the Northern Ireland Open as Michael Hoey misses the cut.
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Public Health Agency: Belfast's heroin deaths 'worrying'

Fri, 08/17/2018 - 19:31
There have been two deaths and four overdoses in Belfast caused by heroin during the last 10 days.
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