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 Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:17:18 +0100 Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:17:18 +0100 Sport News VIDEO: Shefflin pinpoints Clare's downfall A system failure and total breakdown in communication led to the decisive score in Galway's All-Ireland SHC quarter-final defeat of Clare on Sunday, according to Henry Shefflin. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:28:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804547-video/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804547-video/ Tips and previews: Galway Festival Day 1 Declan Meagher marks your card for the televised races on the opening day of this year's extravaganza from Ballybrit. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:17:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0724/804527-tips-and-previews-galway-festival-day-1/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0724/804527-tips-and-previews-galway-festival-day-1/ Davy Fitzgerald pays tribute to 'fired-up' Galway Davy Fitzgerald paid a hearty tribute to Galway after acknowledging his Clare side came off second best in their All-Ireland quarter-final battle in Thurles. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:49:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804512-davy-fitz/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804512-davy-fitz/ Canning delighted by Fitzgerald return Joe Canning admitted that Sunday's All-Ireland quarter-final victory over Clare paled in significance compared with having a healthy Davy Fitzgerald back on the sidelines. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:06:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804530-video-canning-delighted-by-fitzgerald-return/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804530-video-canning-delighted-by-fitzgerald-return/ Goals fire motivated Galway past Clare into semis Micheal Donoghue's Galway marched into the All-Ireland senior hurling championship semi-finals thanks to a 2-17 to 0-17 victory over Clare at Semple Stadium this afternoon. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:43:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804464-clare-v-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804464-clare-v-galway/ VIDEO: Waterford boss McGrath proud of performance Waterford manager Derek McGrath has praised his charges for bouncing back from an abject performance in the Munster SHC final after they eased past Wexford at Semple Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:10:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804537-waterford-derek-mcgrath/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804537-waterford-derek-mcgrath/ Micheál Donoghue: I'm proud of my Galway players Micheál Donoghue spoke of his pride and satisfaction as Galway manager after his men held off the challenge of Clare to set up a repeat of last year's All-Ireland SHC semi-final with Tipperary. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:06:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804508-donoghue/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804508-donoghue/ De Luca scoops highlight on final day at RDS Italy's Lorenzo De Luca and Ensor de Litrange Lxii   triumphed in the €200,000 Longines Grand Prix of Ireland on the final day of the Dublin Horse Show at the RDS. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 20:16:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2016/0724/804531-dublin-horse-show/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2016/0724/804531-dublin-horse-show/ Michael Laverty shines at Thruxton Shane Byrne took the lead of the British Superbike Championship with victory in race one of Sunday's meeting at Thruxton, with race two going to Antrim man Michael Laverty. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 21:36:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0724/804544-michael-laverty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0724/804544-michael-laverty/ Waterford cruise past Wexford at Semple Stadium Waterford are back in another All-Ireland SHC semi-final after Pauric Mahony landed eight points en route to a comfortable 0-21 to 0-11 victory over Wexford at Semple Stadium this afternoon. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:47:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804467-waterford-v-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804467-waterford-v-wexford/ US doping chief: IOC have left a 'confusing mess' The International Olympic Committee's refusal to ban Russia from the Rio Games has been strongly criticised by United States Anti-Doping Agency chief executive Travis Tygart. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:14:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804501-us-doping-chief-says-ioc-have/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804501-us-doping-chief-says-ioc-have/ Froome finishes off third Tour triumph Andre Greipel won the final stage of the 2016 Tour de France as Chris Froome crossed the line arm-in-arm with his Team Sky team-mates to confirm his third Tour title. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:20:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0724/804519-tour-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0724/804519-tour-final/ Russia to avoid total ban from Rio 2016 The International Olympic Committee has decided against imposing a blanket ban on Russian competitors at Rio 2016, despite evidence of a systematic state-sponsored doping programme. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 22:15:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804479-russia-set-to-dicover-olympics-fate/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804479-russia-set-to-dicover-olympics-fate/ Broadhurst reels in Jimenez to take Senior Open England's Paul Broadhurst overcame a four-shot deficit on the final day to clinch the Senior Open title at Carnoustie. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 19:16:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0724/804521-broadhurst-reels-in-jimenez-to-take-senior-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0724/804521-broadhurst-reels-in-jimenez-to-take-senior-open/ McNamara hopes Chadic can exploit Flat mark Robbie McNamara made a blistering start to his training career when his first runner Chadic was a winner and the same horse runs in the valuable Connacht Hotel (QR) Handicap over an extended two miles at Galway on Monday evening. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:00:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0724/804495-mcnamara-hoping-chadic-can-take-off-at-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0724/804495-mcnamara-hoping-chadic-can-take-off-at-galway/ Kearns hails Tipperary's 'immense character' Liam Kearns hopes his Tipperary players will finally get the respect they are due after adding the scalp of Derry to their victory over Cork earlier this summer. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:05:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804489-liam-kearns/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804489-liam-kearns/ Walsh praises McGrath for lifting Déise spirits Michael 'Brick' Walsh praised Derek McGrath and his management team for picking Waterford up off the floor and getting their summer back on track after the 0-21 to 0-11 defeat of Wexford. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:01:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804492-brick-walsh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0724/804492-brick-walsh/ Australians refuse to move into Olympic Village Doubts about Rio de Janeiro's readiness to host the Olympics continue to mount as it was revealed that the athletes' village designed to house competitors remains unsuitable for use. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 17:18:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804481-report-rio-olympic-village/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0724/804481-report-rio-olympic-village/ Hamilton leads championship after Hungarian GP win Lewis Hamilton leads the Formula One championship for the first time this season after cruising to a record-breaking fifth victory at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 15:11:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0724/804483-hamilton-leads-championship-after-hungarian-gp-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0724/804483-hamilton-leads-championship-after-hungarian-gp-win/ Siegemund claims maiden WTA title in Sweden Laura Siegemund won her maiden WTA title by beating Katerina Siniakova 7-5 6-1 in the Ericsson Open final in Bastad. Sun, 24 Jul 2016 16:19:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0724/804496-siegemund-claims-maiden-wta-title-in/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0724/804496-siegemund-claims-maiden-wta-title-in/