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BSB: Glenn Irwin set for Brands Hatch comeback

Glenn Irwin expects to make his return from injury in this weekend’s MCE British Superbike round at the Brands Hatch Indy circuit in Kent.

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Graeme Irwin tops MX1 podium at  Blaxhall.

Irwin closes on MX1 title

Buildbase Honda’s Graeme Irwin raced to his third consecutive maximum score at round six of the Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship at Blaxhall on Sunday to open up a 52-point lead in the MX1 title chase.

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Bruce Anstey on the Padgett's RS250 Honda at the Classic TT in 2016.

ULSTER GP: Anstey in RCV return, confirms 250 debut at Dundrod

Bruce Anstey will return to the MCE Ulster Grand Prix on the Padgett’s Honda RC213V-S MotoGP bike next month, when the Flying Kiwi will also make his Dundrod debut on a 250cc machine.

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Jonathan Rea

WORLD SUPERBIKES: Jonathan Rea extends championship lead after Race Two win at Laguna Seca

Jonathan Rea extended his lead at the top of the World Superbike Championship standings to 59 points with a commanding race two victory at Laguna Seca.

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MOTORCYCLING: Second place for Jonathan Rea enough to extend World Superbike Championship

MOTORCYCLING: Second place for Jonathan Rea enough to extend World Superbike Championship

Jonathan Rea extended his lead at the top of the World Superbike standings to 54 points by finishing second behind Chaz Davies in race one at Laguna Seca.

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Michael Dunlop made it back-to-back wins in the Classic Superbike race in 2016 on the Team Classic Suzuki XR69, setting a new lap record.

Classic TT: Michael Dunlop and Lee Johnston lead Suzuki charge

Michael Dunlop will again spearhead Team Classic Suzuki’s effort at the Classic TT next month along with fellow Northern Ireland rider Lee Johnston.
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William Dunlop will ride the Temple Golf Club Yamaha at Walderstown.

William Dunlop returns to action at Walderstown

William Dunlop will be in action for the first time since the Post TT Races at Billown last month as he prepares to go up against Derek Sheils at Walderstown this weekend.

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Jonathan Rea at Laguna Seca's legendary 'Corkscrew' in 2016.

WSBK: Rea targets double at Laguna Seca

Jonathan Rea claimed his maiden victory at Laguna Seca in the USA last year and the defending World Superbike champion is now aiming to go one better with a double this weekend..

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Guy Martin on the Honda Racing Fireblade during TT practice.

Guy Martin out of Southern 100

Lincolnshire rider Guy Martin has been confirmed as a non-starter at the Southern 100.

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Michael Dunlop won the Senior TT in June on the Bennetts Suzuki.

Reigning champion Dunlop heads Southern 100 line-up

Michael Dunlop will be gunning for a fourth Southern 100 Solo Championship crown at Billown on the Isle of Man next week.

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Keith Farmer (Appleyard Macadam Yamaha) leads Andrew Irwin (Gearlink Kawasaki) at Snetterton on Sunday.

Farmer and Irwin claim victory apiece as Supersport title battle heats up

Ulster riders Keith Farmer and Andrew Irwin shared the spoils as they celebrated a win apiece in the Dickies British Supersport Championship at Snetterton over the weekend.

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Lee Johnston and Carl Frampton.

ULSTER GP: Frampton and Johnston team up for special charity evening

Boxing star Carl Frampton and top road racer Lee Johnston will take part in a special event at this year’s MCE Ulster Grand Prix to raise funds for the F13K Cancer charity.

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Gary Dunlop led the 125GP/Moto3 race at the Skerries 100 on the first three laps.

First rostrum for Gary Dunlop on 17th anniversary of Joey's death

Ballymoney’s Gary Dunlop claimed his maiden Irish road race rostrum on the weekend of the 17th anniversary of his legendary father Joey’s tragic accident in Estonia in 2000.

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Glenn Irwin on the PBM Be Wiser Ducati.

BSB: Injured Irwin remains in upbeat mood

Carrick’s Glenn Irwin is refusing to allow his head to drop after being ruled out of this weekend’s fifth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Snetterton.

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Fermanagh's Josh Elliott on the Tyco BMW.

BSB: Josh Elliott in again for Tyco BMW in Superstock 1000 class

Ballinamallard’s Josh Elliott will again ride for the Tyco BMW team this weekend in the Superstock 1000 class at Snetterton.
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Danny Buchan on the Morello Kawasaki at Knockhill.

Danny Buchan to make debut at Neil Robinson Memorial meeting

Pirelli National Superstock 1000 title leader Danny Buchan is set to return to Bishopscourt again in July for the Mid Antrim 150 Club’s annual Neil Robinson Memorial meeting.

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British Superbike rider Glenn Irwin.

BSB: Injured Glenn Irwin ruled out of Snetterton

Glenn Irwin has been ruled out of this weekend’s fifth round of the MCE British Superbike Championship at Snetterton.

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Michael Dunlop on the Bennetts Suzuki at the Isle of Man TT.

ULSTER GP: Michael Dunlop ready for 'hot and heavy' shootout at Dundrod

Senior TT winner Michael Dunlop is targeting more Superbike glory on the Bennetts Suzuki at the MCE Ulster Grand Prix in August.

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North West 200 Event Director Mervyn Whyte.

Freedom of Borough honour for NW200 supremo Whyte

The Causeway Coast and Glens Borough Council has voted to award the Freedom of the Borough to North West 200 Event Director Mervyn Whyte.
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Christian Iddon on the Tyco BMW in the British Superbike Championship.

ULSTER GP: Christian Iddon eager to make Dundrod debut

British Superbike contender Christian Iddon isn’t ruling out a sensational road racing debut at the MCE Ulster Grand Prix in August.
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