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 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:29:47 +0100 Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:29:47 +0100 Sport News VIDEO: Schmidt says Cave, Jackson still in frame Joe Schmidt has denied influencing provincial selection, rubbishing suggestions he has "blocked" Darren Cave's path back to the Ireland squad. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:11:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/654130-schmidt-denies-player-blocking-claims/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/654130-schmidt-denies-player-blocking-claims/ Caulfield: Cork will come out on top John Caulfield believes the team that can best handle the pressure of the league title decider between Dundalk and his Cork City side on Friday will take the silverware. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:29:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/1022/654126-caulfield-on-dundlak-game/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/1022/654126-caulfield-on-dundlak-game/ Ancelotti: Ronaldo at peak of powers Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists it is impossible for Cristiano Ronaldo to play better than he currently is as his team prepare to meet Liverpool in the Champions League. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:17:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654143-real/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654143-real/ Women and children only, suggests Platini UEFA may order clubs to allow only women and children into European matches as punishment for racist behaviour. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 17:16:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1022/654174-fans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1022/654174-fans/ Magician to lead O'Brien charge in Breeders' Cup Magician is set to lead Aidan O'Brien's assault on the Breeders' Cup as he bids to win the Turf for the second year running. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:25:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/1022/654168-magician-to-lead-obrien-charge-in-breeders-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/1022/654168-magician-to-lead-obrien-charge-in-breeders-cup/ Cheika named Australia head coach Former Leinster coach Michael Cheika has been appointed as the new Australia head coach. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 16:36:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/653988-cheika-named-australia-head-coach/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/653988-cheika-named-australia-head-coach/ Wenger challenges Gunners to find extra 'fraction' Manager Arsene Wenger has challenged his Arsenal side to add the "fraction more" to their game and deliver a winning performance away to Anderlecht. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:18:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654103-wenger-challenges-gunners-to-find-extra-fraction/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654103-wenger-challenges-gunners-to-find-extra-fraction/ Bergin: Losing O'Shea would be step backwards All Star nominee Kieran Bergin says Tipperary would be taking a "massive step backwards" if Eamon O'Shea was not kept on as manager. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 09:58:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1021/653928-bergin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1021/653928-bergin/ Life for Pendred after going 2&0 in the UFC UFC welterweight Cathal Pendred talks to Tadhg Peavoy about his first two fights in the UFC, and gives an insight into what got him where he is and how he is planning to go further in the sport. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:33:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1021/653924-life-for-pendred-after-going-20-in-the-ufc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1021/653924-life-for-pendred-after-going-20-in-the-ufc/ Fergie: We followed correct processes with Moyes Alex Ferguson insists it is "nonsense" to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of David Moyes as his Manchester United successor. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:14:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1021/653893-ferguson-club-made-moyes-decision/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/1021/653893-ferguson-club-made-moyes-decision/ Deila has sympathy for attack victim Zaluska Celtic manager Ronny Deila has expressed sympathy for assault victim Lukasz Zaluska following his goalkeeper's "scary" experience. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 15:32:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/1022/654150-celtic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/scottish/2014/1022/654150-celtic/ Dandino ruled out of Melbourne Cup Dandino has been scratched from the Melbourne Cup after suffering an injury. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:36:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/1022/654042-dandino-ruled-out-of-melbourne-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/world/2014/1022/654042-dandino-ruled-out-of-melbourne-cup/ Robshaw remains England captain, Ashton dropped England have confirmed that Chris Robshaw will remain captain for next month's autumn internationals at Twickenham, but there is no place for Saracens' Chris Ashton in the squad. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 13:29:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/654105-robshaw-remains-england-captain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2014/1022/654105-robshaw-remains-england-captain/ Dundalk confirm sell-out for league decider Dundalk will build a temporary stand in an effort to satisfy huge ticket demand for Friday's Premier Division decider against Cork City, with tickets selling out in an hour this morning. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:46:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1022/654024-dundalk-add-to-capacity-for-decider/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/1022/654024-dundalk-add-to-capacity-for-decider/ Gerrard: I turned Real Madrid down Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard admits he may look back on not signing for Real Madrid when he had the chance as a mistake but insists he would have regretted leaving Anfield far more. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:26:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/653992-gerrard-real-madrid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/653992-gerrard-real-madrid/ Harold's Cross stadium to close Harold's Cross greyhound stadium is to close next year and will be sold by the Irish Greyhound Board in an effort to clear debts of over €20 million. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:15:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1022/654028-harolds-cross-closure/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1022/654028-harolds-cross-closure/ Thurles preview He'llberemembered goes for back-to-back victories in the Premier County Hurdle at Thurles. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:43:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1022/654127-thurles-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1022/654127-thurles-preview/ Simmons leaves tour for family reasons Coach Phil Simmons is to leave Ireland's tour of Australia and New Zealand today for family reasons. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:07:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2014/1022/654013-simmons-tour/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2014/1022/654013-simmons-tour/ Cowboys release gay sportsman Sam Michael Sam, the first openly gay player signed to the NFL, is without a team after being waived by the Dallas Cowboys. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:08:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2014/1022/653997-cowboys-release-sam/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2014/1022/653997-cowboys-release-sam/ Kompany blasts fan absence Captain Vincent Kompany claims it is "unacceptable" Manchester City had no fans at their 2-2 draw in the Champions League tie at CSKA Moscow while the home side apparently did. Wed, 22 Oct 2014 14:29:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654001-kompany-fan-absence/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/champions-league/2014/1022/654001-kompany-fan-absence/