FOOTBALL: Ballyclare 1 v Ards 1

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Ballayclare Comrades were seconds away from bagging all three points in today’s Championship 1 clash against promotion-chasing Ards at Dixon Park.

Randal Reid’s first-half strike had given the Reds the edge until the 90th minute when Owain Beggs salvaged a point for Niall Currie’s men.

Ballyclare: Flood, Doherty, McCart, Gage, Buckley, McIlveen, McClurg, Simpson - Agnew, Reid, Cooper. Subs: McGowan, Gray, Trussell, Getty, Brown.

Ards: McKibbin, Hall, Burns, Cully, McMillen, Faulkner, Topley, E. McAllister, Arthurs, Warwick, Cahoon.

Full match report and reaction in this week’s Times.

Championship 1 results

Armagh City 3 - 2 Donegal Celtic

Ballyclare Comrades 1 - 1 Ards

Bangor 1 - 1 Carrick Rangers

Dergview 2 - 0 Loughgall

Larne 1 - 2 Lisburn Distillery

Dundela 1 - 3 PSNI

HW Welders 2 - 0 Knockbreda