RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:13 +0000 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:13 +0000 Sport News Macklin targeting Cotto after Dublin bout Matthew Macklin believes he could challenge WBC Middleweight champion Miguel Cotto next if he can see off Jorge Sebastian Heiland at The 3Arena on 15 November. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:20:34 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1030/655897-macklin-targeting-cotto-after-dublin-bout/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1030/655897-macklin-targeting-cotto-after-dublin-bout/ White ruled out for up to four months Connacht prop Nathan White will miss Ireland's autumn Test series after rupturing a tendon in his upper arm in training with Joe Schmidt's squad. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/1030/655866-white-ruled-out-for-up-to-four-months/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/1030/655866-white-ruled-out-for-up-to-four-months/ Vert De Grece slams rivals at Saint-Cloud Vert De Grece ran out an impressive winner of the Group One Criterium International at Saint-Cloud. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:58:10 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/1030/655867-vert-de-grece-slams-rivals-at-saint-cloud/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/european/2014/1030/655867-vert-de-grece-slams-rivals-at-saint-cloud/ Bianchi 'critical but stable' after Japan crash Marussia driver Jules Bianchi remains "critical but stable" in hospital following his horrific accident at the Japanese Grand Prix earlier this month. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:36:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/1030/655886-bianchi-critical-but-stable-from-japan-crash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/1030/655886-bianchi-critical-but-stable-from-japan-crash/ Tonev handed ban for racist remarks Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev has been handed a seven-match ban after being found guilty of using racist insults, the Scottish Football Association has announced. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:32:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish-league/2014/1030/655898-tonev-handed-ban/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish-league/2014/1030/655898-tonev-handed-ban/ Delaney says SFA response to ticket row 'a joke' FAI chief executive John Delaney has labelled last night's Scottish FA statement "a joke" after they said they had done little wrong in terms of ticket allocation for next month's Euro 2016 qualifier. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:40:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1030/655814-delaney-labels-sfa-statement-a-joke/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1030/655814-delaney-labels-sfa-statement-a-joke/ Miller time with Brisbane over Former Ireland international Liam Miller has been released by his club Brisbane Roar amid rumours that the Cork man refused to play for the club's National Youth League side. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:54:51 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1030/655872-millers-roar-silenced-with-brisbane-exit/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1030/655872-millers-roar-silenced-with-brisbane-exit/ The Rumble in the Jungle - 40 Years On A look back at one of the most famous fights ever staged, the 'Rumble in the Jungle', held on this day in 1972 Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:29:07 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1030/655838-the-rumble-in-the-jungle-40-years-on/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1030/655838-the-rumble-in-the-jungle-40-years-on/ Pro12 teams: Te'o to make Leinster debut Leinster will hand Ben Te'o his debut against Edinburgh in the Pro12 at the RDS tomorrow night while Bundee Aki makes his bow for Connacht away to Ospreys. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:51:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1030/655835-pro12-teams/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1030/655835-pro12-teams/ Cork's Aidan Walsh to focus on hurling in 2015 Cork star Aidan Walsh has chosen to represent Jimmy Barry-Murphy's hurlers rather than Brian Cuthbert's footballers next year. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:50:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1030/655755-corks-walsh-chooses-hurling-over-football/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1030/655755-corks-walsh-chooses-hurling-over-football/ Derry boss happy to accept underdog role Derry City manager Peter Hutton is happy to adopt the underdog tag as his side prepare to take on St Patrick's Athletic in Sunday's FAI Cup final. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:00:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1029/655613-derry-boss-happy-to-accept-underdog-tag/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/1029/655613-derry-boss-happy-to-accept-underdog-tag/ Bumgarner pitches Giants to World Series win Madison Bumgarner was named the World Series Most Valuable Player after sealing the San Francisco Giants' 3-2 Game Seven victory over the Kansas City Royals with five shutout innings. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:05:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1030/655748-bumgarner-seals-world-series-for-giants/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1030/655748-bumgarner-seals-world-series-for-giants/ Bohs move quickly to appoint Long Bohemians have announced the appointment of Keith Long as the club's first-team manager. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:05:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1030/655785-bohs-move-quickly-to-appoint-long/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1030/655785-bohs-move-quickly-to-appoint-long/ Tipperary confirm Ryan to succeed O'Shea Tipperary County Board have ratified a proposal for Michael Ryan to succeed Eamon O'Shea as hurling manager, following the end of the latter's third and final season next year. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:04:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1030/655788-tipperary-confirm-ryan-to-succeed-oshea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1030/655788-tipperary-confirm-ryan-to-succeed-oshea/ McDowell gets into gear at BMW Masters Graeme McDowell is two shots behind leader Alexander Levy after the first round of the BMW Masters in Shanghai this morning. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 14:23:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1030/655780-mcdowell-gets-into-gear-at-bmw-masters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1030/655780-mcdowell-gets-into-gear-at-bmw-masters/ Pellegrini concerned by City form Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has admitted he is "worried" after his side lost their second successive game with a 2-0 exit to Newcastle in the Capital One Cup last night. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:02:02 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1030/655747-pellegrini-concerned-by-city-form/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1030/655747-pellegrini-concerned-by-city-form/ Karlberg sets early pace in Malaysia Sweden's Rikard Karlberg carded a flawless 65 to claim a two-shot lead after the first round of the CIMB Classic in Malaysia. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 10:54:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1030/655809-karlberg-sets-early-pace-in-malaysia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1030/655809-karlberg-sets-early-pace-in-malaysia/ Athlone appoint Wallace to replace Long Athlone Town have filled their managerial vacancy in a matter of hours with Eddie Wallace named as successor to Keith Long. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:06:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1030/655830-athlone-appoint-wallace-to-replace-long/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1030/655830-athlone-appoint-wallace-to-replace-long/ Little King Robin fuels Bowe's WKD dream Colin Bowe has decided to keep improving mare Little King Robin closer to home for the WKD Hurdle at Down Royal on Friday. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:38:22 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1030/655896-little-king-robin-fuels-bowes-wkd-dream/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1030/655896-little-king-robin-fuels-bowes-wkd-dream/ Newcastle face Tottenham in Cup quarters Newcastle will head to Tottenham in the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup after dumping holders Manchester City out of the competition with a 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:47:05 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-cup/2014/1029/655721-newcastle-face-tottenham-in-cup-quarters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-cup/2014/1029/655721-newcastle-face-tottenham-in-cup-quarters/