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Sligo team win West Coast Challenge in Limerick

The Sligo County Darts team claimed the men’s title at the 2017 West Coast Challenge in Rathkeale House Hotel in Limerick at the weekend. The team, managed by James Wasson and Anne McGowan, and captained...

Donegal Sports Star Awards function sells out

The Donegal Sports Star committee has announced that next Friday night’s Awards function is now sold out. A committee spokesperson confirmed that all the tickets are gone six days ahead of the 41st annual...

Sligo-Leitrim Junior Soccer Fixtures January 29

Sligo Leitrim District Soccer League   Fixtures Sunday 29th January KO 11am The Great Southern Hotel Sligo 29/01/17 Manor Rangers v St. John's FC 29/01/17 Carbury FC v Calry Bohs 29/01/17 Aughanagh Celtic v Boyle Celtic 29/01/17 Yeats United v Ballisodare United 29/01/17 Ballymote Celtic v Strand Celtic FC     Sligo Pallets Premier League. 29/01/17 Ballygawley Celtic v MCR FC 29/01/17 Merville United v Arrow Harps 29/01/17 Carrick Town...

Applications now being accepted for the Sports Capital Grant

Sports clubs and organisations in the north west now have the opportunity to get help to access government funding. The sports capital grant from the Department of Transport, Tourism and Sport is available for applications...

Sligo’s John Mahon features for Irish schoolboys side in Australia tie

Coola Post Primary School student and Sligo Rovers U17 team member John Mahon played the full game for the Republic of Ireland schoolboys side in a friendly game against Australia at Whitehall in Dublin...

Devenish GAA Club to launch centenary year celebrations

Devenish GAA will embark on a year of celebration on Saturday night, January 28, when its players, members and supporters come together to launch the club’s centenary year. Founded in 1917, the club was affiliated...

Former Rovers winger Sander Puri signs for Waterford

Waterford have announced the signing of Estonian international Sander Puri. The 28-year-old joins The Blues from Nomme Kalju in his native Estonia. In 2015, he enjoyed a successful time with Sligo Rovers, fast becoming a fan favourite,...

Coleman nets late winner for Everton

Killybegs' Seamus Coleman netted a late winner to earn his side Everton all three points against Crystal Palace in the English Premier League on Saturday. The Republic of Ireland drove home the only goal of...

Dramatic win for Sligo Rugby Club in Bangor

Sligo Rugby Club came from a point down to secure a dramatic win in Division 2C of the All-Ireland League at Upritchard Park in Bangor on Saturday. Ryan Feehily's last-minute try was converted by Jack...

Leitrim U21s narrowly miss out on Hastings Cup final spot

Leitrim narrowly missed out on a place in this year's Hastings Cup final on Friday, after losing out to Longford by 2-13 to 3-8 at Allen Park, Newtownforbes. Leitrim trailed by five points early in...

Swim Ireland launch ‘Swim for a Mile Challenge’

Swim Ireland are delighted to launch the 2017 Swim for a Mile Challenge and announce Special Olympics Ireland as the Official Charity Partner. The challenge, which involves 10 weeks of training, gives participants the...

Dublin’s Donegal Association announce Person of the Year Award.

The Dublin branch of the Donegal Association announced the winner for Donegal Person of the Year last night in the Harcourt Hotel, Dublin. The honour went to Stephen McCahill from Glenties, taking over from last year’s...

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