BBC Sport NI will broadcast live nine Irish Premiership matches during the month of March on the BBC Sport NI website and BBC iPlayer

Matches include title hunting clubs Crusaders and Linfield at Seaview on March 19, which will be broadcast live on BBC Two NI as part of BBC Sport NI’s ‘Friday Night Football’ series

Live streamed games are available on BBC Sport NI website bbcouk / sportni and on BBC iPlayer

Following Belfast’s traditional ‘Big Two’ match at the Oval, the first round of the weekend’s matches sees Glentoran travel to Carrick Rangers on Friday March 5th for kick-off at 19:30 GMT

Larne, currently three points off the top, is at Ballymena United for the 5.30pm GMT game on Saturday March 6 at Showgrounds

Portadown will host Glenavon in the mid-Ulster derby on Tuesday March 9, followed by the Crusaders at Coleraine on Friday March 12

The Crusaders will be back in action the following Friday evening, March 19, for the televised game live as they host Linfield

On the last Saturday of the month, March 27, Linfield heads to Portadown, before Coleraine and Larne wrap up the March series of matches on Tuesday, March 30 for the match broadcast live at 7:30 p.m. BST

Friday March 19th Crusaders v Linfield, Seaview, 7.45pm GMT – Live ‘Friday Night Football’ on BBC TV

Delighted Jordan Brown said he had had “dark days” ahead of his fairytale 9-8 victory over world champion Ronnie O’Sullivan in the Welsh Open final on Sunday

Ulster winger Jacob Stockdale will miss Ireland’s trip to Italy after failing to recover from a knee injury suffered in early January

Kelly Bailie is proud of Northern Ireland’s progress since they last met England in Euro 2009 qualifying

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