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Mickey Harte's incredible 18-year tenure as Tyrone manager is over.
The three-time All-Ireland winner has confirmed he's stepped down as Gaelic football's longest serving county boss.
The 68-year-old made the decision after the Tyrone management committee rejected his request to stay in charge for another season.
Following speculation on Friday night, Mickey and Tyrone issued statements on Saturday:
Mickey Harte issues statement about stepping down as Tyrone manager. Confirms he wanted another season but "unfortunately this request was not granted by the Tyrone management committee." pic.twitter.com/cohBinmFfY— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) November 14, 2020
The first Ulster championship semi-final took place on Saturday afternoon - and it was never in doubt.
FT: Ulster SFC semi-final@Armagh_GAA 0-13@officialdonegal 1-22— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) November 14, 2020
Impressive holders storm through, Orchard County crushed in Cavan #Ulster2020 pic.twitter.com/DsxEk3dTru
The second semi on Sunday is Down against Cavan in Armagh.
There were just two matches in the Danske Bank Premiership on Saturday.
They ended in wins for top teams Larne and Linfield.
⚽️ Just the two games today, but victories for the top two - well done Larne & Linfield 👏 👏 @larnefc @OfficialBlues #DanskeBankPrem pic.twitter.com/SXYOdi5MPP— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) November 14, 2020
Glenavon's game against Carrick Rangers was off due to Carrick players self-isolating after close contacts tested positive for Covid-19.
The other fixtures were postponed because of international call-ups.
Sunday sees Northern Ireland play Austria in Vienna in the Nations League (7.45pm) with the Republic away to Wales (5pm).
⚽️ Niall McGinn and Jordan Thompson will miss Northern Ireland's Nations League clash in Austria tomorrow night. #GAWA— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) November 14, 2020
The last sporting action on Saturday night was another victory for an Irish icon:
STILL— Q Radio News (@qnewsdesk) November 14, 2020
Undisputed lightweight champion of the world, from Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland...
Battling Spaniard Miriam Gutierrez gives it her best shot, goes the distance but is well beaten by the legend, unanimous decision at Wembley Arenapic.twitter.com/qGTaFZBYH4