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 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:36:47 +0100 Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:36:47 +0100 Sport News Limerick won't fear Kilkenny, says Sheedy Liam Sheedy believes that the prospect of facing Kilkenny in the All-Ireland senior hurling championship at Croke Park will hold little fear for Limerick. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:05:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0728/633587-limerick-wont-fear-kilkenny-says-sheedy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0728/633587-limerick-wont-fear-kilkenny-says-sheedy/ Walsh makes boxing history in Glasgow Michaela Walsh made boxing history as she became the first woman to win a fight at the Commonwealth Games. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:36:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0728/633594-conlan-nears-medal-at-commonwealth-games/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0728/633594-conlan-nears-medal-at-commonwealth-games/ Quick Jack strikes in Galway feature Quick Jack gave trainer Tony Martin and jockey Steven Clements consecutive victories in the feature race on the first day of the Galway Festival, the Connacht Hotel Handicap. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:33:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0728/633666-quick-jack-strikes-in-galway-feature/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0728/633666-quick-jack-strikes-in-galway-feature/ PODCAST: Limerick & Tipp power into semi-finals Former Wexford hurler Tom Dempsey and Dublin footballer Collie Moran join Jacqui Hurley to analyse the fallout from yesterday's double header in Thurles. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:17:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0728/633577-podcast-limerick-tipp-power-into-final-four/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0728/633577-podcast-limerick-tipp-power-into-final-four/ Arsenal sign Southampton defender Chambers Arsenal have signed full-back Calum Chambers from Southampton for an undisclosed fee, the London club have announced. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:54:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633612-arsenal-sign-southampton-defender-chambers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633612-arsenal-sign-southampton-defender-chambers/ Daly: 'Maybe it's time for someone else' in Dublin Anthony Daly has hinted that his time as Dublin hurling boss may be coming to an end, telling RTÉ Sport "maybe it is time to let someone else at it". Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:19:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0727/633419-daly-hints-at-possible-dublin-exit/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0727/633419-daly-hints-at-possible-dublin-exit/ Toormore tackles Lennox Stakes Toormore is reported to be "back to his best" as he aims to bounce back to form in the bet365 Lennox Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on Tuesday. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:57:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0728/633614-toormore-tackles-lennox-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0728/633614-toormore-tackles-lennox-stakes/ Galway preview British raider Balty Boys heads the weights for the Topaz Mile Handicap, the feature event on day two of the Galway Festival. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 21:57:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0728/633669-galway-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0728/633669-galway-preview/ Celtic land Cardiff's Berget on loan Celtic have signed Jo Inge Berget from Cardiff City on loan until January as Tony Watt departed the Parkhead club for Belgian side Standard Liege. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:41:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0728/633651-celtic-land-cardiffs-berget-on-loan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/0728/633651-celtic-land-cardiffs-berget-on-loan/ Everton sign Bosnia midfielder Besic Bosnian midfielder Muhamed Besic has joined Everton from Hungarian club Ferencvaros for an undisclosed fee, the Premier League have confirmed. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:35:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633643-everton-sign-bosnia-midfielder-besic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633643-everton-sign-bosnia-midfielder-besic/ Kingman and Toronado head Sussex field Kingman and Toronado are among a field of just five runners in the Qipco Sussex Stakes at Glorious Goodwood on Wednesday. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:13:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0728/633603-kingman-and-toronado-head-sussex-stakes-field/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0728/633603-kingman-and-toronado-head-sussex-stakes-field/ Redknapp dismisses Remy fitness concerns Harry Redknapp was shocked to hear QPR striker Loic Remy failed a medical with Liverpool and believes there must be another reason why the transfer broke down. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:17:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633606-redknapp-dismisses-remy-fitness-concerns/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633606-redknapp-dismisses-remy-fitness-concerns/ Kenny backs Dundalk to continue run Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has backed his players to rise to the challenge of their first versus second meeting with Cork City this Friday in Turner's Cross. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:05:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0728/633497-kenny-backs-dundalk-to-continue-run/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0728/633497-kenny-backs-dundalk-to-continue-run/ McGinley withdraws from USPGA Championship European Ryder Cup captain Paul McGinley has withdrawn from the USPGA Championship due to a shoulder injury. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:29:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0728/633528-mcginley-withdraws-from-uspga-championship/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2014/0728/633528-mcginley-withdraws-from-uspga-championship/ VIDEO: Who will win Liam MacCarthy? Davy Fitzgerald, Eddie Brennan and Cyril Farrell on who will claim hurling's biggest prize Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:14:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0727/633454-a-pundits-view-who-will-win-liam-maccarthy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0727/633454-a-pundits-view-who-will-win-liam-maccarthy/ Weld again seeking top trainer at Galway Festival The 2014 Galway Festival is upon us and king of Ballybrit Dermot Weld has runners in all but one of the seven races. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:01:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0727/633415-galway-festival-set-to-begin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0727/633415-galway-festival-set-to-begin/ Wenger prepared to take Chambers 'gamble' Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits he is prepared to take a "gamble" by signing teenage defender Calum Chambers from Southampton. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:34:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633495-wenger-confident-about-chambers-gamble/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633495-wenger-confident-about-chambers-gamble/ Rio 2016 organisers insist they are on track Rio 2016 Olympic organisers have labelled criticism of their preparations by a senior IOC figure "as ill-informed and wrong" and said they are now on course to meet their targets. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 13:16:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2014/0728/633572-rio-2016-organisers-insist-they-are-on-track/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2014/0728/633572-rio-2016-organisers-insist-they-are-on-track/ Koeman's empty training ground goes viral Ronald Koeman tweeted a picture of an empty Southampton training ground on Monday following a summer exodus from St Mary's. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 11:36:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633545-koemans-empty-training-ground-goes-viral/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0728/633545-koemans-empty-training-ground-goes-viral/ FIFA want probe of Italian president hopeful FIFA has asked the Italian Football Federation (FIGC) to investigate comments made by Carlo Tavecchio, the favourite to become its next president, in which he referred to African players as "banana eaters". Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:50:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0728/633566-fifa-want-probe-of-italian-president-hopeful/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0728/633566-fifa-want-probe-of-italian-president-hopeful/