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 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:11:43 +0100 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:11:43 +0100 Sport News Bertram Allen third in World Cup jumping final Ireland's Bertram Allen has finished third in the Longines FEI World Cup Jumping final in Las Vegas. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 00:10:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0419/695231-bertram-allen-third-in-las-vegas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0419/695231-bertram-allen-third-in-las-vegas/ O'Connor: Habana intercept changed the game Leinster head coach Matt O'Connor has pinpointed Bryan Habana's intercept try as the moment the tide turned in Toulon's favour in their Champions Cup semi-final clash in Marseille today. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:11:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0419/695211-oconnor-habana-intercept-changed-the-game/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0419/695211-oconnor-habana-intercept-changed-the-game/ JBM delighted with Cork's recovery mission Cork manager Jimmy Barry-Murphy took much satisfaction by the manner in which Cork went about their business in storming back to edge out Dublin in the Division 1 hurling league semi-final at Nowlan Park. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:31:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695221-jbm/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695221-jbm/ McGrath: Waterford can go toe-to-toe with the best Waterford manager Derek McGrath isn't fazed by the prospect of facing Cork in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1 final on 3 May - just five weeks before the counties meet in the Munster SHC semi-final. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:32:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695216-derek-mcgrath/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695216-derek-mcgrath/ Aston Villa's Delph breaks Liverpool hearts A resilient Aston Villa side battled back from a goal down to deservedly book their place in the FA Cup final with a 2-1 win over Liverpool. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:24:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-soccer/english-fa-cup/2015/0419/695141-aston-villa-v-liverpool/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-soccer/english-fa-cup/2015/0419/695141-aston-villa-v-liverpool/ Higgins and Dott march on at the Crucible Crucible thoroughbreds John Higgins and Graeme Dott led the Scottish charge on Sunday at the Betfred World Championship. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:54:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/0419/695208-dott-sees-off-walden-challenge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/0419/695208-dott-sees-off-walden-challenge/ Valentino Rossi victorious in Argentina Italian Valentino Rossi won the Argentine MotoGP Grand Prix with a thrilling display after a clash with world champion Marc Marquez in the second-last lap saw the Spaniard crash out. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:08:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0419/695224-valentino-rossi-victorious-in-argentina/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0419/695224-valentino-rossi-victorious-in-argentina/ Cork into final as Dublin edged out at the death Cork advanced to their first Allianz NHL final since 2012 after a scintillating 1-27 to 2-23 comeback win against Dublin at Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:12:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695144-cork-v-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695144-cork-v-dublin/ Late drama as Mahony books Waterford final place Pauric Mahony's late free sent Waterford through to a first Allianz Hurling League Division 1 final since 2007 with 1-19 to 2-15 win over Tipperary at Nowlan Park. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 22:12:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695145-tipperary-v-waterford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0419/695145-tipperary-v-waterford/ Brave Leinster lose out to Toulon in extra-time Leinster put up a brave fight in their Champions Cup semi-final but lost out in Marseille as Toulon won 25-20 after extra-time to book an all-French final against Clermont at Twickenham on 2 May. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:17:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0419/695143-toulon-v-leinster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0419/695143-toulon-v-leinster/ Jim Furyk fires to win RBC Heritage title Jim Furyk defeated Kevin Kisner on the second play-off hole to win the RBC Heritage title at Hilton Head and record a first PGA Tour victory since 2010. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 21:06:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2015/0419/695220-jim-furyk-fires-to-win-rbc-heritage-title/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2015/0419/695220-jim-furyk-fires-to-win-rbc-heritage-title/ Kane hits target as Spurs defeat Newcastle Harry Kane struck yet again as Tottenham beat Newcastle 3-1 to condemn the Magpies to a sixth successive Barclays Premier League defeat and rekindle their own hopes of European qualification. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:23:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0419/695139-newcastle-v-tottenham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0419/695139-newcastle-v-tottenham/ Man City return to winning ways against West Ham A bizarre own goal from West Ham's James Collins and a clinical finish from Sergio Aguero helped Manchester City to a 2-0 Barclays Premier League victory against West Ham at the Etihad Stadium. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:04:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0419/695138-manchester-city-v-west-ham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0419/695138-manchester-city-v-west-ham/ Masterful Djokovic continues winning run World number one Novak Djokovic became the first player to win the opening three ATP World Tour Masters 1000 events when he defeated Tomas Berdych 7-5 4-6 6-3 at Monte Carlo on Sunday. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:49:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0419/695207-masterful-djokovic-continues-winning-run/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0419/695207-masterful-djokovic-continues-winning-run/ Camogie round up: Galway and Cork make final Galway and Cork will play in the Division 1 final of the Irish Daily Star Camogie League after the battling to overcome Kilkenny and Limerick in their respective semi-finals. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 20:04:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0419/695212-camogie-round-up-galway-and-cork-make-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0419/695212-camogie-round-up-galway-and-cork-make-final/ Flight Risk causes major upset at the Curragh Flight Risk sprang a massive 50-1 surprise in the Big Bad Bob Gladness Stakes as trainer Jim Bolger and jockey Kevin Manning landed a stunning 840.5-1 treble. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 17:55:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0419/695193-flight-risk-causes-major-upset-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0419/695193-flight-risk-causes-major-upset-at-the-curragh/ Hamilton storms to victory in Bahrain Lewis Hamilton's domination of Formula One continued in Bahrain as the reigning world champion clinched his ninth victory in the past 11 races. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 18:01:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2015/0419/695199-hamilton-storms-to-victory-in-bahrain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2015/0419/695199-hamilton-storms-to-victory-in-bahrain/ World Superbike leader Rea doubles up at Assen Northern Ireland's Jonathan Rea tightened his grip on the World Superbike Championship with a double success in Assen. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 16:27:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0419/695191-world-superbike-leader-rea-doubles-up-at-assen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0419/695191-world-superbike-leader-rea-doubles-up-at-assen/ Inverness stun 10-man Celtic to book final spot Inverness are through to the Scottish Cup final after beating Celtic 3-2 after extra-time at Hampden, with Celtic going down to 10-men after goalkeeper Craig Gordon was sent off on 58mins. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:24:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish-cup/2015/0419/695142-inverness-ct-v-celtic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish-cup/2015/0419/695142-inverness-ct-v-celtic/ New champions Wexford suffer final day loss The final weekend of the Continental tyres Women's National League saw champions Wexford Youths succumb to their first away defeat of the season. Sun, 19 Apr 2015 19:54:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0419/695210-new-champions-wexford-suffer-final-day-loss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0419/695210-new-champions-wexford-suffer-final-day-loss/