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Can Crossmaglen make it 20 out of 21

Can Crossmaglen make it 20 out of 21

DEFENDING champions Crossmaglen are set to meet the Cavan champions in the first defense of their Ulster Club Football Championship title. That’s if the Rangers come through the Armagh series and win a seventh successive title. Having won 19 of the last 20 Orchard Championships, they are hotly fancied to add another to their remarkable… Read more »


Hannah and Alana answer Ireland’s call

Hannah and Alana answer Ireland’s call

Story By Ulster Gazette: ROYAL School Armagh duo Alana Doyle and Hannah Irwin have been named in the Ireland team to compete at the forthcoming U18 European Championships in Cork in July. During the competition, Ireland will take on England, Germany and Russia in the group stage and they will be hoping to use home… Read more »


2016 Armstrong Cup officially launched

2016 Armstrong Cup officially launched

Report Ulster Gazette: THE 2016 draw for the Armstrong Cup took place last Thursday afternoon at the Millfield Playing Fields and last year’s runners-up Caledon Rovers will play in the opening game of the tournament. They will face local side Armagh Blues in the first game of the tournament on Monday July 18 at 7.15pm.… Read more »


Championship lifeline for Armagh

Championship lifeline for Armagh

Story By: Cross Examiner 1st Round qualifiers replay – Armagh v Laois on Saturday 2nd July Armagh have been handed an All-Ireland championship lifeline following their 1-10 to 0-10 defeat at the hands of Laois in Portlaoise. The midlanders had already used six substitutes when manager Mick Lillis introduced Shane Murphy in place of the… Read more »


Armagh announce new Head Coach

Armagh announce new Head Coach

New Armagh 1st XI coach Simon Toole pictured with a representative from club sponsor Fane Valley. ARMAGH Hockey Club are pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Toole as Head Coach. He will take over from outgoing coach Niall McCool and will be immediately tasked with gaining promotion to the Premier League after their shock… Read more »


Armagh Guided City Walking Tour

Armagh Guided City Walking Tour

As Ireland’s Ecclesiastical capital, many impressive sites and attractions can be found in Armagh. From pre-historic Ireland to an unmatched Georgian architecture, modern day Armagh is built against a rich backdrop of history, clearly visible through its historic buildings and open spaces. For those who want to explore everything the City has to offer, a… Read more »


Armagh ready for crunch Cavan clash

Armagh ready for crunch Cavan clash

ARMAGH manager Kieran McGeeney has said that his charges are well aware of the task awaiting them on Sunday afternoon at Breffni Park when they take on Cavan in the Ulster Championship quarter-final. McGeeney’s side exited the Anglo-Celt at the first stage last year despite a positive campaign in the National Football League, where they… Read more »


Third time lucky for Armagh

Third time lucky for Armagh

Story By: Cross Examiner UMFC    Cavan v Armagh, @ Kingspan Breffni Park, Sun May 29 at 1.30pm Having suffered two defeats at the hands of Cavan already this year Armagh will be hoping that it will be a case of third time lucky when the teams meet at Kingspan, Breffni Park on Sunday in the… Read more »


Paul answers Ireland’s call

Paul answers Ireland’s call

Story By: Ulster Gazette Thursday, 24 March 2016 CITY of Armagh U18 prop forward Paul Mullen has been named in the Ireland Tri Nations B panel to take part in a tournament over the Easter holidays. The prop forward, who has represented Ulster at U18 level, is fresh from helping Armagh to honours in the… Read more »


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