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 Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:13 +0000 Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:13 +0000 Sport News Paul Galvin re-joins Kerry senior squad Three-time All Star Paul Galvin has re-joined the Kerry senior football squad and resumed training. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:20:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0303/684279-paul-galvin-re-joins-kerry-senior-panel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0303/684279-paul-galvin-re-joins-kerry-senior-panel/ Conor Murray hails 'biggest' win of Schmidt era Ireland scrum-half Conor Murray feels that Ireland's ability to execute their own gameplan in the heat of battle against England was key to their 19-9 victory in the Six Nations last Sunday. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 19:22:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684240-conor-murray-executing-our-own-gameplan-was-key/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684240-conor-murray-executing-our-own-gameplan-was-key/ Column: Who will thrive in the League of Ireland? Alan Cawley ranks the teams in the SSE Airtricity League ahead of the start of the 2015 season. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:30:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0302/684027-preview-who-will-thrive-in-the-league-of-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0302/684027-preview-who-will-thrive-in-the-league-of-ireland/ Benteke seals win for Villa with late penalty Christian Benteke's last-gasp penalty clinched a crucial 2-1 win for Aston Villa over West Brom as they escaped the relegation zone. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 22:23:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684290-aston-villa-v-west-brom/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684290-aston-villa-v-west-brom/ Sadio Mane secures win for Southampton Sadio Mane gave Southampton's top-four ambitions a timely shot in the arm, ending their 387-minute wait for a goal at St Mary's as they secured a late win against Crystal Palace. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 22:41:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684294-southampton-v-crystal-palace/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684294-southampton-v-crystal-palace/ Sparks fly as Hull and Sunderland share the points Steve Bruce and Gus Poyet were involved in a furious touchline exchange as relegation rivals Hull and Sunderland drew a bitter encounter 1-1. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 21:51:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684296-hull-v-sunderland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0303/684296-hull-v-sunderland/ Irish abroad: 'Shocking' tackle puts Ireland out Stephen Ireland's recent Stoke City renaissance looks likely to be put on hold for some time as the midfielder suffered a gruesome injury in his side's 1-0 victory at home to Hull City. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:42:17 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0303/684105-irish-abroad-ireland-set-for-long-sideline-spell/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0303/684105-irish-abroad-ireland-set-for-long-sideline-spell/ Schmidt, Sexton, Henshaw 'noticed' by All Blacks Ireland's Six Nations victory over England hasn't gone unnoticed in the southern hemisphere, with the All Blacks' website singing the praises of Joe Schmidt's team. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:43:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684209-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684209-ireland/ Column: Wales will be Ireland's biggest challenge RTÉ Rugby analyst Conor O'Shea says that Ireland's win over England was one to be savoured but that the approaching clash with Wales will be Ireland's biggest challenge in the Six Nations. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:34:09 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684159-irelands-battle-with-wales-a-huge-challenge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684159-irelands-battle-with-wales-a-huge-challenge/ Andrew Trimble agrees two-year deal with Ulster Ulster have been boosted by the news that Andrew Trimble will be with the province until at least 2017 after agreeing a new two-year deal with the IRFU and Ulster Rugby. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:05:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2015/0303/684223-andrew-trimble-agrees-two-year-deal-with-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2015/0303/684223-andrew-trimble-agrees-two-year-deal-with-ulster/ McCoy: I'll blank out retirement at Cheltenham Tony McCoy insists his impending retirement will not cross his mind when he lines up for his final Cheltenham Festival. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:28:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0303/684199-mccoy-ill-blank-out-retirement-at-cheltenham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0303/684199-mccoy-ill-blank-out-retirement-at-cheltenham/ Harrington: I've never needed a win as much Three-time Major winner Padraig Harrington has said he has never needed a win at any stage in his career as much as his remarkable play-off victory in the Honda Classic. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 09:43:02 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0302/684048-harrington-ive-never-needed-a-win-as-much/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0302/684048-harrington-ive-never-needed-a-win-as-much/ Luke Marshall, Roger Wilson and Ben Te'o are cited Ulster pair Luke Marshall and Roger Wilson, and Leinster's Ben Te'o have all been cited over alleged foul play during their sides respective Guinness Pro12 games last weekend. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:55:02 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2015/0303/684222-marshall-wilson-and-teo-are-cited/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2015/0303/684222-marshall-wilson-and-teo-are-cited/ South Africa ease to big victory over Ireland Ireland have suffered a big defeat at the hands of South Africa, who battled past the 400-run mark for the second successive match and put one foot in the Cricket World Cup quarter-finals Tue, 3 Mar 2015 11:50:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684063-ireland-south-africa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684063-ireland-south-africa/ Zimbabwean captain ruled out of Ireland clash Zimbabwe have suffered a huge blow ahead of Saturday's Cricket World Cup clash against Ireland, with captain Elton Chigumbura ruled out due to injury. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:14:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684248-zimbabwean-captain-ruled-out-of-ireland-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684248-zimbabwean-captain-ruled-out-of-ireland-clash/ Mackay, Moody probe extended over new information The English FA has announced its investigation into Malky Mackay and Iain Moody's exchange of racist, sexist, homophobic and anti-Semitic messages has been extended after new information was passed to them. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 18:52:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0303/684271-mackay-moody-probe-extended-over-new-information/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0303/684271-mackay-moody-probe-extended-over-new-information/ Papé appeal over Heaslip knee ban dismissed France's Pascal Papé has lost his appeal against the 10-week ban he received for kneeing Jamie Heaslip during Ireland's 19-11 RBS 6 Nations win. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 16:24:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684230-pape-appeal-over-heaslip-knee-ban-dismissed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/six-nations/2015/0303/684230-pape-appeal-over-heaslip-knee-ban-dismissed/ Carlton Cole charged over social media comment West Ham striker Carlton Cole has been charged by the English FA in relation to a comment posted on social media. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 17:39:55 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0303/684259-carlton-cole-charged-over-social-media-comment/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0303/684259-carlton-cole-charged-over-social-media-comment/ Raymond Domenech has dreams of managing Ireland Former France manager Raymond Domenech has revealed that he 'dreams of managing' the Republic of Ireland football team. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 14:23:02 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0303/684139-domenech-has-dreams-of-managing-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0303/684139-domenech-has-dreams-of-managing-ireland/ Porterfield takes the positives from defeat Captain William Porterfield has said Ireland failed to build a platform from which to chase South Africa's total in their Cricket World Cup loss, but insisted there were positives to be taken from the game. Tue, 3 Mar 2015 15:26:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684215-porterfield-takes-the-positives-from-defeat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0303/684215-porterfield-takes-the-positives-from-defeat/