RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:39:17 +0100 Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:39:17 +0100 Sport News Irvine and O'Reilly make winning starts in Doha Brendan Irvine got Ireland off to a winning start at the World Championships in Doha, but Dean Walsh suffered a split-decision before Michael O'Reilly produced a brilliant performance to reach the last 16. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 22:28:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1006/732859-brendan-irvine-dean-walsh-michael-oreilly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1006/732859-brendan-irvine-dean-walsh-michael-oreilly/ VIDEO: Robbie can play 'unless he's breastfeeding' Roy Keane is confident that Robbie Keane will be available for Ireland's crucial Euro 2016 qualifier on Thursday night with Germany - despite the birth of his second child on Monday. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:39:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732788-keane-offers-reassurance-over-robbies/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732788-keane-offers-reassurance-over-robbies/ Fiji bag victory in high-scoring thriller Uruguay waited 12 years for a World Cup try and two came along on one night in a 47-15 defeat as Fiji bowed out of the tournament with victory in Milton Keynes. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 22:12:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732903-fiji-bag-victory-in-high-scoring-thriller/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732903-fiji-bag-victory-in-high-scoring-thriller/ Simon Zebo: Ireland will take on France flair Ireland are ready to fight flair with flair to beat France and avoid defending champions New Zealand in the World Cup quarter-finals, according to Simon Zebo. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 22:13:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732808-ireland-will-take-on-france-at-their-flair-game/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732808-ireland-will-take-on-france-at-their-flair-game/ Cian O'Neill ratified as Kildare manager The Kildare county board have ratified the appointment of Cian O'Neill as the new manager of their senior football team. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 23:05:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1006/732907-cian-oneill-ratified-as-kildare-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1006/732907-cian-oneill-ratified-as-kildare-manager/ Romania surge back to beat Canada Romania surged back from 15-0 down to beat Canada 17-15 in a dramatic Rugby World Cup Pool D match. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:36:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732878-romania-canada/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732878-romania-canada/ Bayern confirm details of Gerd Muller illness Bayern Munich have confirmed reports that their former striker Gerd Muller, who was Germany's all-time leading goalscorer until Miroslav Klose broke his record at the 2014 World Cup, has Alzheimer's. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 20:23:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732891-gerd-muller/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732891-gerd-muller/ Lancaster: England coach needs a flak jacket Stuart Lancaster insists England's head coach needs "good luck, a tin hat and flak jacket" as he reflects on his near four-year Twickenham stewardship. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 23:28:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732916-lancaster-england-coach-needs-a-tin-hat-and-flak/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732916-lancaster-england-coach-needs-a-tin-hat-and-flak/ Cork and Dublin dominate Ladies' nominations The 2015 Ladies' Gaelic Football Association All Star award nominees have been announced, with All-Ireland finalists Cork and Dublin receiving 21 nominations between them. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 17:59:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1006/732864-cork-and-dublin-dominate-ladies-nominations/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1006/732864-cork-and-dublin-dominate-ladies-nominations/ Wes Hoolahan adds to Ireland injury concerns Wes Hoolahan has added to the Republic of Ireland's concerns ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifier with Germany on Thursday night at the Aviva Stadium. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 17:21:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732771-wes-hoolahan-adds-to-ireland-concerns/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732771-wes-hoolahan-adds-to-ireland-concerns/ VIDEO: Meyler wants to get physical with Germany David Meyler reckons that Ireland can use their physical nature to upset Germany when the world champions come to Dublin on Thursday. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 18:04:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732797-ireland-germany-david-meyler/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732797-ireland-germany-david-meyler/ Ireland begin French preparations The Ireland rugby squad began their preparations for Sunday's crucial Pool D game against France at a training session in Newport where no new injuries were reported. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 16:38:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732841-ireland-begin-french-preparations/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732841-ireland-begin-french-preparations/ Samoan Tuilagi suspended for five weeks Samoa winger Alesana Tuilagi has been suspended for five weeks for an act of foul play during the Rugby World Cup game against Japan. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 20:24:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732892-samoan-tuilagi-suspended-for-five-weeks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732892-samoan-tuilagi-suspended-for-five-weeks/ Germany wary of Aviva Stadium atmosphere Germany will have to beat 11 Irish players on the field and thousands off it when they look to win the point they need to qualify for EURO 2016 this Thursday, according to Ilkay Gundogan and Jerome Boateng. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 12:54:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732762-germany-wary-of-aviva-stadium-atmosphere/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732762-germany-wary-of-aviva-stadium-atmosphere/ Reports: Messi won't face tax fraud charges Spain's public prosecutor has dropped tax fraud charges against Lionel Messi, according to reports in Spain. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:03:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732881-messi/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732881-messi/ Amalfitano leaves West Ham by mutual consent Midfielder Morgan Amalfitano has left West Ham after falling out with manager Slaven Bilic. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 21:30:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732901-amalfitano-leaves-west-ham-by-mutual-consent/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732901-amalfitano-leaves-west-ham-by-mutual-consent/ VIDEO: Jason Smyth racing home for family reasons Jason Smyth is putting family before glory as he prepares for the Paralympic Athletics World Championships in Doha later this month. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 17:39:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1006/732851-jason-smyth/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/1006/732851-jason-smyth/ VIDEO: Ireland must show confidence, says Hendick Jeff Hendrick believes that Ireland should not go into Thursday's Euro 2016 qualifier against Germany with a sense of fear, having already taken a point from the world champions. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 18:05:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732832-ireland-must-show-confidence-insists-henrdick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1006/732832-ireland-must-show-confidence-insists-henrdick/ Big guns Taylor and Wade check out early in Dublin Former champions Phil Taylor and James Wade were sensationally knocked out of the World Grand Prix on a thrilling night of first round action in Dublin. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 19:03:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1006/732782-grand-pirx-round-one-phil-taylor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1006/732782-grand-pirx-round-one-phil-taylor/ Column: Ireland's RWC finally kicks-off for real Italy gave Ireland their first real test of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, writes RTÉ Rugby analyst Conor O'Shea. Tue, 6 Oct 2015 12:53:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732690-column/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1006/732690-column/