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New title sponsor confirmed for Armoy Road Races

Armoy Motorcycle Road Racing Club has secured a new title sponsor for the 2017 ‘Race of Legends’ with Roadside KIA Coleraine coming on board as the flagship backers of the popular national meeting.

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Monday's Isle of Man TT practice has been cancelled due to poor weather.

TT 2017: More weather woe as Monday practice called off

Monday’s scheduled practice sessions at the Isle of Man TT have been cancelled due to poor weather.

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Jonathan Rea sprays the victory champagne at Donington Park.

WSBK: Battling Rea ends Sykes' winning run at Donington

Jonathan Rea ended Tom Sykes’ dominance at Donington Park as the Ulster rider controlled race two from the front to clinch Kawasaki’s 100th World Superbike win on Sunday.
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Mist and fog saw the opening practice sessions for the 2017 Isle of Man TT cancelled on Saturday evening.

TT 2017: Weather halts opening practice sessions

The opening practice sessions at the Isle of Man TT on Saturday evening were cancelled due to mist and fog affecting parts of the Mountain Course.

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Jonathan Rea crashed out of race one at Donington Park.

WSBK: Jonathan Rea crashes unhurt as Sykes takes record ninth win at Donington

Jonathan Rea crashed out of second place in the opening race of the British round of the World Superbike Championship at Donington Park on Saturday.
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Jonathan Rea was fastest in both free practice sessions at Donington Park.

WSBK: Rea sets Friday pace after practice spill

Jonathan Rea made his intentions crystal clear as the World Superbike champion topped the times during free practice at Donington Park.

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Jonathan Rea will be aiming to stop his Kawasaki team-mate Tom Sykes' long winning streak at Donington Park.

WSBK: Rea aiming to halt Sykes’ Donington winning streak

World Superbike champion Jonathan Rea is aiming to put the brakes on team-mate Tom Sykes’ Donington dominance at the British round of the championship this weekend.

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Michael Dunlop on the Bennetts Suzuki at the North West 200.

TT 2017: Plater: Dunlop-Hutchy rivalry is good for the sport

Former Senior TT winner Steve Plater is expecting another heavyweight showdown between big guns Michael Dunlop and Ian Hutchinson around the Mountain Course, where practice gets underway on Saturday.
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William Dunlop has received a sponsorship boost from the Bayview Hotel ahead of the Isle of Man TT races.

TT 2017: Sponsorship boost for Island-bound Dunlop

William Dunlop hasn’t enjoyed the benefit of a smooth build-up to this year’s Isle of Man TT races, but the unassuming Ballymoney man is feeling quietly confident over his chances.

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Lee Johnston on the Jackson Racing Honda Supersport machine at the North West 200.

TT 2017: Lee Johnston and Jackson Racing part company

Northern Ireland’s Lee Johnston has parted company from the Jackson Racing team days before practice for the Isle of Man TT gets underway.
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Carl Phillips leads Mark Glasgow at Bishopscourt on Saturday.

Carl Phillips continues winning streak on MD Suzuki at Bishopscourt

British Superstock 1000 protagonist Carl Phillips continued his Irish short circuit winning streak with another victory on the MD Racing Suzuki at Bishopscourt on Saturday.

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Australian rider Josh Brookes.

TT 2017: Josh Brookes joins Ryan Farquhar's KMR Kawasaki team

Australia’s Josh Brookes will make his debut in the Supertwins class on a KMR/IEG Kawasaki in the Bennetts Lightweight race at the Isle of Man TT.

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Jonathan Rea leads his Kawasaki team-mate Tom Sykes at Imola in Italy.

WSBK: Rea extends title lead as Davies does double at Imola

Kawasaki rider Jonathan Rea twice finished as the runner-up at Imola in Italy but the World Superbike champion still managed to extend his title advantage.

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Glenn Irwin celebrates his NW200 Superbike win with a burnout on the PBM Ducati.

COMMENT: Swashbuckling Irwin produces defining moment of 2017 NW200

Swashbuckling Glenn Irwin’s dazzling Superbike triumph at the Vauxhall International North West 200 was the defining moment of the 2017 showpiece.

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Alastair Seeley won the opening Superbike race on the Tyco BMW.

NW200: Super Seeley sparkles with Saturday treble

Alastair Seeley was in imperious form as the Ulster rider completed a fabulous treble on Saturday at the Vauxhall International North West 200, extending his all-time record to 21 victories.

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Glenn Irwin celebrates his Superbike victory at the North West 200.

NW200: Irwin wins headline Superbike race at first attempt

British Superbike star Glenn Irwin roared to a stunning victory in the feature North West 200 Superbike race on Saturday after a pulsating duel with fellow Carrick man Alastair Seeley.

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Alastair Seeley leads Ian Hutchinson and Martin Jessopp in the Supersport race.

NW200: Alastair Seeley claims 19th victory in Supersport race

Alastair Seeley made it 19 wins with victory in Saturday’s Supersport race at the Vauxhall International North West 200.

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Glenn Irwin on the Ducati Panigale in practice at the North West 200.

NW200: Glenn Irwin dreaming of Ducati glory

Glenn Irwin has only managed 11 laps in practice on the PBM Be Wiser Ducati, but the British Superbike protagonist will line up on the front row of the grid at the Vauxhall International North West 200 on Saturday.

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Glenn Irwin on the PBM Be Wiser Ducati at the North West 200.

irwin dreams of ducati glory

Glenn Irwin has only managed 11 laps in practice on the PBM Be Wiser Ducati, but the British Superbike protagonist will line up on the front row of the grid at the Vauxhall International North West 200 today.

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