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 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:35:04 +0100 Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:35:04 +0100 Sport News VIDEO: The rise of statistical analysis in GAA Brendan Cole speaks to Ray Boyne, former head of performance analysis for the Dublin footballers, about the impact of statistics on the modern game. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 11:28:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0919/644966-video-feature-boyne/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0919/644966-video-feature-boyne/ Superb Connacht put Leinster to the sword Pat Lam's Connacht have recorded a fully deserved 10-9 victory over interprovincial rivals Leinster in the Guinness Pro12 at the Sportsground. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:35:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645065-connacht-v-leinster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645065-connacht-v-leinster/ Premier League team news QPR and Stoke get the weekend's Premier league action under way with a Saturday lunchtime kick off at Loftus Road, while the highlight of the weekend is Sunday's clash of Manchester City and Chelsea at the Etihad. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:04:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0919/644932-premier-league-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/0919/644932-premier-league-team-news/ Limato misses Mill Reef due to soft ground Henry Candy's Limato has been declared a non-runner in this afternoon's Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes at Newbury on account of the soft ground. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:29:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645117-mill-reef/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0920/645117-mill-reef/ Fitzmaurice relishing Donegal challenge Kerry manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice excited by the prospect of trying the lower the colours of Donegal in the All-Ireland final. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:29:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0919/645028-fitzmaurice-relishing-donegal-challenge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0919/645028-fitzmaurice-relishing-donegal-challenge/ Impressive Ulster win in Cardiff A supremely efficient Ulster performance saw them claim a 26-9 victory at Cardiff Arms Park and condemn the Blues to a second home Guinness Pro12 defeat in six days. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:30:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645064-cardiff-blues-v-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645064-cardiff-blues-v-ulster/ Pat's maintain Euro push with win at Bray St Patrick's Athletic defeated Bray Wanderers 4-2 at the Carlisle Grounds in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match tonight. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:37:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0919/645068-bray-wanderers-v-st-patricks-athletic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0919/645068-bray-wanderers-v-st-patricks-athletic/ Munster crush Zebre as Zebo shines A first-half hat-trick from Simon Zebo set Munster on their way to a 31-5 victory over Zebre at Thomond Park in the Guinness Pro12. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:18:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645061-munster-v-zebre/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/0919/645061-munster-v-zebre/ Dublin to host four Euro 2020 games Dublin will host three group games and a last-16 fixture at Euro 2020, with London the venue for the semi-finals and final. Sat, 20 Sep 2014 10:57:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0919/644935-dublin-to-host-four-euro-2020-games/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0919/644935-dublin-to-host-four-euro-2020-games/ Lowry leads the way at Celtic Manor Offaly's Shane Lowry carded a flawless 65 to claim a one-shot lead after the second round of the ISPS Handa Wales Open at Celtic Manor. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:20:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2014/0919/645047-lowry-leads-the-way-at-celtic-manor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2014/0919/645047-lowry-leads-the-way-at-celtic-manor/ Athlone Town take point against Bohemians Athlone Town inched another small step closer to their rivals at the foot of the Airtricity League table tonight when they recorded a fifth successive draw in a scoreless clash with Bohemians at Lissywoollen. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 22:25:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0919/645066-athlone-town-v-bohemians/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0919/645066-athlone-town-v-bohemians/ Whelan: Much tactics at play in football final RTÉ analyst Ciarán Whelan is expecting a tactical game of "cat and mouse" in Sunday's All-Ireland final between Donegal and Kerry. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:11:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0919/645044-whelan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0919/645044-whelan/ Seaton and McGovern qualify for Rio 2016 Ryan Seaton & Matt McGovern have earned Ireland its third place at the 2016 Olympic Games in Brazil, qualifying in the 49er class. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 21:09:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/0919/645004-seaton-and-mcgovern-reach-rio-2016/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/0919/645004-seaton-and-mcgovern-reach-rio-2016/ Hamilton edges Alonso in Singapore practice Lewis Hamilton laid down an early marker that he will be the man to beat in the Singapore Grand Prix this weekend when he set the fastest time in the second free practice session. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:41:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/0919/645032-hamilton-edges-alonso-in-singapore-practice/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/0919/645032-hamilton-edges-alonso-in-singapore-practice/ Analysis: Donegal's system can edge Kingdom Donegal's belief in the system and the greater experience they can call on from the bench can see them land a third All-Ireland football title, writes Martin Carney. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 14:49:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0918/644704-analysis-donegals-system-can-t/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0918/644704-analysis-donegals-system-can-t/ Van Gaal: Man U are interested in Ronaldo Louis van Gaal would be interested in bringing Cristiano Ronaldo back to Old Trafford, but the Manchester United manager does not think Real Madrid are willing to sell him. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:12:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0919/645014-van-gaal-man-u-are-interested-in-ronaldo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0919/645014-van-gaal-man-u-are-interested-in-ronaldo/ At a glance: Guinness Pro12 round three Tonight sees the first interprovincial derby of the year with Leinster heading west to the Sportsground to take on Connacht. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:14:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/0919/644993-at-a-glance-pro12/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2014/0919/644993-at-a-glance-pro12/ McMahon and Casey set for 60x30 handball final Reigning champion Catriona Casey and up-and-coming star Martina McMahon will contest the M Donnelly 60x30 Ladies' Senior Singles final in Abbeylara on Saturday. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 18:23:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/handball/2014/0919/645039-mcmahon-and-casey-set-for-60x30-handball-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/handball/2014/0919/645039-mcmahon-and-casey-set-for-60x30-handball-final/ Tonev charged over alleged racist abuse Celtic winger Aleksandar Tonev has been hit with a Scottish Football Association charge over alleged racist abuse. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 17:26:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0919/645025-tonev-charged-over-racist-abuse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0919/645025-tonev-charged-over-racist-abuse/ Kerry make two changes for All-Ireland final The Kerry team to play Donegal in the All-Ireland Football Championship final on Sunday shows two changes from the side that started the semi-final replay against Mayo. Fri, 19 Sep 2014 10:38:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0918/644792-kerry-make-two-changes-for-all-ireland-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0918/644792-kerry-make-two-changes-for-all-ireland-final/