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An Islington basketball club is gearing up for its first ever international game. Islington Panthers Basketball Club will face Father Matthews Basketball Club from Cork, Ireland in a friendly at the end of the month. Yasmin Maevor, the team's club secretary...
An inner-city rugby programme aiming to bring young people from disadvantaged backgrounds into the sport has been launched in Islington. Hitz rugby, which is supported by Premier Rugby, the Metropolitan Police Service and the Active Communities Network, is now running...
Never again will Arséne Wenger be able to claim that he "did not see the incident", after an Islington pub this week became the first in North London to install 3D television. The Royal Oak in Archway has signed up...
One of Arsenal's stars recently visited the Hawks basketball academy in Islington Abou Diaby, Arsenal  midfielder, takes a shot at the Hawks basketball academy So, who are the Hawks? A new academy for basketball in the borough, based in St Mary’s Magdalene...
Interested in martial arts as a sport but prefer the softer touch? Or are you seeking out a yoga class with a rough edge? A former monk is bringing a combination of traditional Japanese swordsmanship, Battodo, and yoga to...
A team has been forced to resign from the Islington Midweek Football League after one of its players attacked an opponent during a match. The league's chairman, Ken Knightly, described the resignation of Times Athletic, which was formed from the...
AS FAR as inspiration goes it doesn't get much better than being the son of South Africa's no.2 non-white tennis player during the apartheid years. Unless, of course, your uncle was no.1. Nitesh Soma, 34, is the son of Hira...
HUNDREDS of Arsenal fans will be gunning for charity on Saturday in a fun-run around the Emirates stadium. Organisers of the Be a Gunner, Be a Runner event hope to raise more than £40,000, the figure raised at last year's...
Young Islington boxers have the chance to become top-class coaches, thanks to a local grant. The Canonbury Safer Neighbourhood Team boxing project, ran by Islington Police, will use their share of a £20,000 grant given to community projects in Canonbury...
Gunners captain Cesc Fabregas is likely to miss Saturday's Premier League clash against Hull City because of a hamstring injury he picked up against Burnley last weekend. The midfielder opened the scoring against the Lancashire side before he was...