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 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:15:19 +0100 Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:15:19 +0100 Sport News Kerry move to allay O'Donoghue injury fears James O'Donoghue did not sustain a serious injury in yesterday's All Ireland SFC quarter-final against Kildare, x-ray results have revealed. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:35:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718942-kerry-move-to-allay-odonoghue-injury-fears/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718942-kerry-move-to-allay-odonoghue-injury-fears/ North boost for Wales ahead of Ireland clash Wales skills coach Neil Jenkins has delivered an upbeat bulletin on star wing George North as the World Cup countdown moves into its Test match warm-up phase. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:15:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0803/718957-north-boost-for-wales-ahead-of-ireland-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0803/718957-north-boost-for-wales-ahead-of-ireland-test/ Gavin: Dublin performance will not be good enough Jim Gavin wryly admitted he 'didn't realise you could tackle the goalkeeper' in Gaelic football after Dublin's victory over Fermanagh but also conceded that a similar performance will not be good enough in the semi-final. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:39:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718855-gavin-dublin-performance-will-not-be-good-enough/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718855-gavin-dublin-performance-will-not-be-good-enough/ Transfer news: Black Cat Wickham off to the Palace Crystal Palace have signed Connor Wickham from Sunderland on a five-year deal. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:00:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718948-transfer-news-wickham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718948-transfer-news-wickham/ American Pharoah saunters to Haskell success Trainer Bob Baffert is in no hurry to pinpoint the next target for Triple Crown hero American Pharoah after the son of Pioneerof The Nile won his eighth race on the bounce in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:30:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718956-american-pharoah/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718956-american-pharoah/ Di Maria and Rafael on the brink of United exit Angel di Maria is closing in on a move to PSG, while Olympique Lyonnais are on the verge of signing Brazil defender Rafael from Manchester United. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:06:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718915-angel-di-maria/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718915-angel-di-maria/ Wenger and Mourinho continue to squabble Arsene Wenger claimed a first victory over Jose Mourinho at the 14th attempt on Sunday before snubbing the Chelsea boss over a lack of respect. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:39:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718919-wenger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718919-wenger/ Celtic expect game to go ahead Celtic assistant manager John Collins has dismissed suggestions their Champions League qualifier in Azerbaijan is in doubt but confirmed Qarabag's pitch was in a poor state. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:35:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718934-celtic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718934-celtic/ WADA and IAAF promise action if leak proves true Both the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Association of Athletics Federations have promised to act if information contained within the "biggest leak of blood-test data in sporting history" proves to be correct. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:23:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718910-wada-and-iaaf-promise-action-if-files-prove-true/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718910-wada-and-iaaf-promise-action-if-files-prove-true/ Merritt claims maiden PGFA Tour victory Troy Merritt held firm and finished with a flourish to claim his first PGA Tour title with a three-stroke win on Sunday at the Quicken Loans National at Robert Trent Jones Golf Club in Gainesville, Virginia. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 11:33:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0803/718932-merritt-claims-maiden-pgfa-tour-victory-in-virgini/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0803/718932-merritt-claims-maiden-pgfa-tour-victory-in-virgini/ Cork preview Dermot Weld may not have dominated last week's Galway Festival as he usually does, but the master of Rosewell has an excellent chance of Group Three glory in the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Give Thanks Stakes at Cork. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:28:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718947-cork-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718947-cork-preview/ Fiona Doyle fails to reach 100m Breaststroke final Ireland's Fiona Doyle has missed out on a place in the semi-finals of the women's 100 metre breaststroke at the FINA World Championships in Kazan, Russia. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:41:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0803/718914-fiona-doyle-fails-to-reach-100m-breaststroke-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0803/718914-fiona-doyle-fails-to-reach-100m-breaststroke-final/ Ryan: Kildare must fight and prepare for next year Jason Ryan says Kildare GAA must pull together and fight ahead of next season after their humiliating defeat to Kerry at Croke Park. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 11:25:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718863-kerry-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718863-kerry-kildare/ Arsenal claim Community Shield at Wembley Arsene Wenger finally secured victory over Jose Mourinho as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's first-half goal was enough to give Arsenal a 1-0 win against Chelsea in the FA Community Shield at Wembley. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:45:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0802/718835-arsenal-claim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0802/718835-arsenal-claim/ Victory for Allen in France Ireland's Bertram Allen and Molly Malone V saw off 43 rivals to triumph at the Grand Prix de la Ville de Dinard in Brittany. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 23:37:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0802/718838-allen-takes-another-five-star-victoiry-in-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0802/718838-allen-takes-another-five-star-victoiry-in-france/ Dublin outclass battling Fermanagh Fermanagh made their exit from the All-Ireland SFC despite a courageous effort, losing their quarter-final to Dublin by 2-23 to 2-15. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:24:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718844-dublin-outclass-battling-fermanagh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718844-dublin-outclass-battling-fermanagh/ McGrath: Fermanagh can be proud after Dub defeat Fermanagh manager Pete McGrath has said that his young team can be proud of their performance after refusing to lie down and take a beating against Dublin. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:37:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718846-mcgrath-fermanagh-can-be-immensely-proud/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718846-mcgrath-fermanagh-can-be-immensely-proud/ No sign of rapprochement in Wenger-Mourinho feud Arsene Wenger suggested a lack of respect was behind his decision to snub Jose Mourinho after the Arsenal boss claimed a first victory over the Chelsea manager at the 14th attempt. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 22:59:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0802/718880-wenger-and-mourinho/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0802/718880-wenger-and-mourinho/ McMahon and Murphy miss out on qualification Irish swimmers Sycerika McMahon and Alex Murphy failed to advance from their heats at the World Aquatics Championships in the Russian city of Kazan on Sunday. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:26:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0803/718896-mcmahon-and-murphy-miss-out-on-qualification/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0803/718896-mcmahon-and-murphy-miss-out-on-qualification/ Leaked IAAF files show hundreds of suspect samples The World Anti-Doping Agency has said it is alarmed by the size and extent of "wild" doping allegations after leaked IAAF test data showed hundreds of suspect samples from athletes, including Olympic and world championship medallists. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 23:04:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/0802/718761-athletics-doping/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/0802/718761-athletics-doping/