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, 24 Nov 2014 17:38:50 +0000 Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:38:50 +0000 Sport News PODCAST: Epic win caps memorable year for Ireland Damien O'Meara and Wes Liddy are joined by former Irish international Denis Leamy to look back over Ireland's thrilling win over Australia on Saturday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:16:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/1124/662139-podcast/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/1124/662139-podcast/ Coulter brings down curtain on Down career Down stalwart Benny Coulter has announced his retirement from inter-county football at the age of 32. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:38:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1124/662180-coulter-brings-down-curtain-on-down-career/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1124/662180-coulter-brings-down-curtain-on-down-career/ Katie Taylor claims fifth straight world title Katie Taylor has won her fifth consecutive world title with an assured victory over Azerbaijan's Yana Allekseevna at the AIBA Women's World Boxing Championships in South Korea. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:03:51 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1123/661921-live-katie-taylor-v-yana-allekseevana/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1123/661921-live-katie-taylor-v-yana-allekseevana/ Ulster's Jackson out for up to six weeks Ulster's Paddy Jackson has been ruled out of action for up to six weeks after picking up a shoulder injury in his side's Guinness PRO12 clash with Ospreys on Friday evening. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:08:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1124/662159-ulsters-jackson-out-for-up-to-six-weeks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1124/662159-ulsters-jackson-out-for-up-to-six-weeks/ Goalkeeper Herity retires from Kilkenny Kilkenny goalkeeper David Herity has retired from inter-county hurling at the age of 31. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:23:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662091-herity-hangs-up-inter-county-boots/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662091-herity-hangs-up-inter-county-boots/ City boss plays down Aguero and Jovetic fears Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has played down concerns over the fitness of Sergio Aguero and Stevan Jovetic ahead of Tuesday's crucial clash against Bayern Munich. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:30:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1124/662136-aguero-and-jovetic-miss-man-city-training/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1124/662136-aguero-and-jovetic-miss-man-city-training/ Sun served doping ban after failed test China's world and Olympic swimming champion Sun Yang served a three-month ban earlier this year after testing positive for a banned stimulant. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:27:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2014/1124/662132-sun-yang/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2014/1124/662132-sun-yang/ Faugheen's price leaves Walsh cold Ruby Walsh feels bookmakers may have overreacted in cutting Faugheen's Champion Hurdle odds following Saturday's Ascot win. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:17:16 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1124/662163-faugheens-price-leaves-walsh-cold/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1124/662163-faugheens-price-leaves-walsh-cold/ McGettigan to receive bronze for 2009 Euro Indoors Ireland's Roisin McGettigan will be presented with a bronze medal for the 1500m at the 2009 European Indoor Athletics Championships at Wednesday's National Athletics Awards. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:04:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/1124/662061-roisin-mcgettigan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/1124/662061-roisin-mcgettigan/ Encouraging signs for Martello Tower Mags Mullins hopes Martello Tower has escaped serious injury after his fall in the Monksfield Novice Hurdle at Navan on Sunday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 17:48:52 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1124/662197-encouraging-signs-for-martello-tower/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1124/662197-encouraging-signs-for-martello-tower/ Nicholls boasts strong King George team Paul Nicholls is looking forward to the William Hill King George VI Chase with last year's first and third after Silviniaco Conti and Al Ferof both won their weekend assignments in fine style. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:07:27 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1124/662089-king-george/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/1124/662089-king-george/ McIlroy targets Australian Open repeat Rory McIlroy will look to successfully defend the title which kickstarted his resurgence at this week's Australian Open in Sydney. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 15:15:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1124/662149-mcilroy-targets-australian-open-repeat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1124/662149-mcilroy-targets-australian-open-repeat/ Mulcahy: Character key in Kilmallock victory Kilmallock's Graham Mulcahy credited the team's growing character following their extra-time victory over Cratloe in the Munster senior hurling club final. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 13:47:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662093-mulcahy-character-key-for-kilmallock-victory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662093-mulcahy-character-key-for-kilmallock-victory/ Brendan Rodgers admits his job could be at risk Brendan Rodgers admits his position as Liverpool boss could start to come under scrutiny if their current poor form continues. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:59:59 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1124/661988-rodgers-my-job-is-on-line-if-reds-keep-losing/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1124/661988-rodgers-my-job-is-on-line-if-reds-keep-losing/ Bonnar: Goals gave Ballyhale platform Ballyhale Shamrocks co-manager Colm Bonnar believes that first-half goals from Henry Shefflin and TJ Reid were key to his side's Leinster club SHC semi-final victory over Kilmacud Crokes on Sunday. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 12:21:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662070-bonnar-goals-gave-us-a-platform/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1124/662070-bonnar-goals-gave-us-a-platform/ NFL round-up: Bryant denies Giants A late touchdown from Dez Bryant helped the Dallas Cowboys beat the New York Giants 31-28 as Denver, New England and the Green Bay Packers all recorded wins. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:08:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2014/1124/661980-nfl-round-up-bryant-denies-giants/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2014/1124/661980-nfl-round-up-bryant-denies-giants/ Arrivabene replaces Mattiacci at Ferrari Marco Mattiacci's brief reign as Ferrari Formula One principal ended today with the troubled Fiat-owned outfit replacing him with Maurizio Arrivabene, the team's third boss in nine months. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 14:17:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/1124/662125-arrivabene-replaces-mattiacci-at-ferrari/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/1124/662125-arrivabene-replaces-mattiacci-at-ferrari/ LA Galaxy close in on final spot Robbie Keane's LA Galaxy are 90 minutes away from a third MLS Cup final in four years after beating Seattle Sounders 1-0 in their Western Conference Championship final first leg last night. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 10:45:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/world/2014/1124/661994-la-galaxy-close-in-on-final-spot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/world/2014/1124/661994-la-galaxy-close-in-on-final-spot/ Bolger's Leather poised for Japan Cup bid Trading Leather is pleasing connections as he gears up for Sunday's Japan Cup at Tokyo racecourse. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 11:11:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/1124/662044-bolgers-leather-poised-for-japan-cup-bid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/1124/662044-bolgers-leather-poised-for-japan-cup-bid/ Britton goes five from five Fionnuala Britton (Kilcoole AC) secured her fifth national title in convincing style on Sunday at the Glohealth Inter-County Cross Country Championships. Mon, 24 Nov 2014 16:24:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/1124/662170-britton-goes-five-from-five/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/1124/662170-britton-goes-five-from-five/