News from the Isle of Man (isleofman.com) http://www.isleofman.com/News/local News from the Isle of Man en-gb Copyright 2012 Sports News Isle of Man Dot Com RSS Generator 60 Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:19:07 GMT Fundraising campaign for TT rider tops £28K http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85810/fundraising-campaign-for-tt-rider-tops-28k news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85810/fundraising-campaign-for-tt-rider-tops-28k Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:19:07 GMT

The wife of injured TT rider Steve Mercer has revealed she can’t update fans as to his progress. Caroline Mercer took to Facebook to say she won't make any further statements whilst ongoing investigations continue. Last week it was revealed that ACU Limited is conducting an independent...

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Funeral of local TT rider to take place today http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85785/funeral-of-local-tt-rider-to-take-place-today news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85785/funeral-of-local-tt-rider-to-take-place-today Fri, 15 Jun 2018 08:33:40 GMT

The funeral of local TT racer Dan Kneen will take place today. The 30-year-old was killed during an incident in a practice session on Wednesday, May 30th. His funeral will take place at Douglas Crematorium at 2.45pm. A PA system will be installed outside of the church so that well-wishers can...

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Tributes after death of TT commentator http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85780/tributes-after-death-of-tt-commentator- news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85780/tributes-after-death-of-tt-commentator- Thu, 14 Jun 2018 07:29:47 GMT

Tributes are being paid to commentator Maurice Mawdsley who has died. A familiar voice at the TT – and the Southern 100 races – he passed away yesterday. MHK Rob Callister has responsibility for tourism and motorsport – he says: "Maurice became synonymous with the TT and his commentary provided...

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Hutchy reflects on TT 2018 http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85763/hutchy-reflects-on-tt-2018- news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85763/hutchy-reflects-on-tt-2018- Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:40:49 GMT

TT star Ian Hutchinson says he’ll be in a 'different place' at next year's race meet.The Honda Racing rider says he's happy he was able to race again but admitted this TT had 'not been easy'.The Bingley rider broke his leg in an incident at TT last year and spent much of the next 12 months wearing...

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TT newcomer awarded 'Star of Tomorrow' award http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85761/tt-newcomer-awarded-star-of-tomorrow-award news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85761/tt-newcomer-awarded-star-of-tomorrow-award Tue, 12 Jun 2018 07:35:43 GMT

TT newcomer Davey Todd has been awarded the RST 'Star of Tomorrow' Award.He finished as the second fastest newcomer in the event's history.The award is decided by TT rider liaison officers John Barton and Richard 'Milky' Quayle.Richard says: "RST's support for the newcomers is a real tangible...

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Jodie Kidd slams TT critics after debut gig http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85760/jodie-kidd-slams-tt-critics-after-debut-gig news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85760/jodie-kidd-slams-tt-critics-after-debut-gig Mon, 11 Jun 2018 09:02:40 GMT

TV presenter Jodie Kidd has hit back at critics of the TT coverage telling them 'FU'.She was one of a number of new faces on the ITV4 coverage this year after Greenlight secured the tender as host broadcaster.However her presenting style didn’t find favour with everyone leading to criticism on...

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Ryan Kneen awarded Spirit of the TT Award http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85755/ryan-kneen-awarded-spirit-of-the-tt-award news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85755/ryan-kneen-awarded-spirit-of-the-tt-award Mon, 11 Jun 2018 08:52:39 GMT

The brother of a TT rider who was killed during this year's event has been awarded the annual Spirit of the TT Award. Ryan Kneen was presented with the accolade during a presentation on Senior Race Day. His brother Dan died following an incident in a Superbike practice session in practice week...

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Senior TT victory for Peter Hickman http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85754/senior-tt-victory-for-peter-hickman- news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85754/senior-tt-victory-for-peter-hickman- Mon, 11 Jun 2018 08:47:16 GMT

TT racer Peter Hickman has become the fastest road racer in the world – following an epic battle in this year's Senior TT. He set out a new outright lap record of 135.452mph on his final lap – defeating second place Dean Harrison by just two seconds. Harrison had led the race for five and a half of...

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Duke of Cambridge plays integral part of TT Zero race http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85739/duke-of-cambridge-plays-integral-part-of-tt-zero-race news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85739/duke-of-cambridge-plays-integral-part-of-tt-zero-race Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:46:59 GMT

The Duke of Cambridge played an integral part in yesterday's record breaking TT Zero. Prince William dropped the starting flag for the one-lap race. It was won by Michael Rutter who became the first rider to clock a 120mph plus lap on his Mugen machine. Speaking afterwards Rutter says: "It was...

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Dunlop clocks up 18th TT win http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85736/dunlop-clocks-up-18th-tt-win news@isleofman.com Sports News http://www.isleofman.com/news/details/85736/dunlop-clocks-up-18th-tt-win Thu, 07 Jun 2018 08:42:36 GMT

Michael Dunlop took his 18th TT win yesterday – with a record breaking win in the Lightweight TT. He smashed both the lap and race records during the race – beating the old race record by over a minute. Second place went to Derek McGee – who secured his first ever TT podium; Michael Rutter took...

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