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, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:36 +0100 Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:36 +0100 Sport News Ireland and Northern Ireland to play training game The Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland will play a training match in Dublin in June, but it will be closed to the public. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:21:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0427/697124-ireland-and-northern-ireland-to-play-training-game/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0427/697124-ireland-and-northern-ireland-to-play-training-game/ Judd Trump progresses to World quarter-finals World number six Judd Trump powered into the World Championship quarter-finals by completing a 13-8 win over Marco Fu with a brilliant century. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:33:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/0427/697131-judd-trump-progresses-to-quarter-finals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/0427/697131-judd-trump-progresses-to-quarter-finals/ Shane Horgan: Ireland can win World Cup Ireland must conquer the "step-up in psychological pressure" to become genuine World Cup contenders, according to former Ireland and Lions winger Shane Horgan. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:11:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0427/697102-shane-horgan-ireland-can-win-world-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0427/697102-shane-horgan-ireland-can-win-world-cup/ Brolly: Cork's Championship hopes dead now RTÉ analyst Joe Brolly has written off any claims Cork may have to mounting a serious challenge in the Championship after witnessing the Rebels' thumping defeat to Dublin. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:07:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0427/697034-brolly-on-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0427/697034-brolly-on-cork/ Cork boss disappointed by attendances in Dublin Cork City manager John Caulfield feels "the boat is being missed" by Dublin clubs amidst poor attendances in the capital for League of Ireland matches. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:17:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0427/697030-cork-boss-rues-attendances-for-dublin-clubs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0427/697030-cork-boss-rues-attendances-for-dublin-clubs/ Reds striker Sturridge a doubt for rest of season Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is unsure if striker Daniel Sturridge will be fit enough to play again this season. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 16:02:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/697120-daniel-sturridge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/697120-daniel-sturridge/ Ireland name squad for U-20 Championship Ireland have named their squad for the World Rugby Under-20 Championship in Parma in June. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:45:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2015/0427/697087-ireland-name-squad-for-u-20-championship/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2015/0427/697087-ireland-name-squad-for-u-20-championship/ McCoy thanks racing public for support Tony McCoy thanked the racing public for making the last two months of his career the most memorable of all as their appreciation helped him cope with the thought of retirement. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:46:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0427/697100-tony-mccoy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0427/697100-tony-mccoy/ Gavin: Dublin must improve for championship Dublin manager Jim Gavin has praised his players' overall performance in their league final win over Cork, but expressed concerns about the goals they conceded. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:37:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696914-gavin-performance-wont-be-good-enough-for-summer/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696914-gavin-performance-wont-be-good-enough-for-summer/ Jason Maguire to undergo crucial surgery today Jason Maguire will today undergo an operation in a bid to save his career. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:10:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697025-jason-maguire-to-undergo-crucial-surgery-today/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697025-jason-maguire-to-undergo-crucial-surgery-today/ Mullins believes Poli can pack punch at Festival Willie Mullins believes the penny is finally starting to drop with Don Poli as the Cheltenham Festival hero bids to follow up in the Growise Champion Novice Chase at Punchestown on Tuesday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:38:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697071-don-poli-punchestown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697071-don-poli-punchestown/ VIDEO: Brolly & Spillane on All-Ireland contenders RTÉ football analysts Joe Brolly and Pat Spillane look ahead to the All-Ireland Championship. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:37:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696943-video-brolly-spillane-on-all-ireland-contenders/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696943-video-brolly-spillane-on-all-ireland-contenders/ Heary does not foresee Sligo relegation fight Sligo Rovers manager Owen Heary does not believe his side are in a relegation battle despite picking up just one win in the opening 10 matches in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 14:02:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0427/697075-heary-does-not-foresee-sligo-relegation-fight/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2015/0427/697075-heary-does-not-foresee-sligo-relegation-fight/ Djakadam and Riches set for Punchestown Djakadam and Road To Riches, respective second and third behind Coneygree at Cheltenham, renew rivalry in a field of nine for the Bibby Financial Services Punchestown Gold Cup on Wednesday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 11:56:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697061-djakadam-and-road-to-riches-meet-at-punchestown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0427/697061-djakadam-and-road-to-riches-meet-at-punchestown/ Blinkers for Hidden Cyclone in Champion Chase Shark Hanlon has gone for a change of headgear to hopefully bring about a first Grade One victory for Hidden Cyclone in the Champion Chase at Punchestown on Tuesday. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 15:49:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0427/697107-shark-hanlon-hidden-cyclone-in-the-champion-chase/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0427/697107-shark-hanlon-hidden-cyclone-in-the-champion-chase/ Man United sweat on Rooney fitness Manchester United face an anxious wait over the fitness of Wayne Rooney, who suffered a knee injury in the disappointing 3-0 defeat at Everton. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:38:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/696971-man-united-sweat-on-rooney-fitness/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/696971-man-united-sweat-on-rooney-fitness/ Williams: We are suffering hangover from 2013 The Williams Formula One team made a loss of £42.5 million pounds in 2014 but said today they expected a significant improvement next year once they are over the lingering 'hangover' of past failure. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 12:26:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2015/0427/697068-williams-we-are-suffering-hangover-from-2013/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2015/0427/697068-williams-we-are-suffering-hangover-from-2013/ Romance pulls out of 1,000 Guineas Beautiful Romance will not run in the Qipco 1000 Guineas Stakes at Newmarket on Sunday, said trainer Saeed bin Suroor. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 13:09:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0427/697064-1000-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0427/697064-1000-guineas/ McConway delighted with free-scoring Faithful Offaly captain Paul McConway knows a bigger battle lies ahead when they clash with Longford in the championship but was delighted with how his side expressed themselves in Croke Park. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 09:30:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696937-offaly-paul-mcconway-longford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0426/696937-offaly-paul-mcconway-longford/ Routledge out for remainder of season Swansea winger Wayne Routledge will miss the rest of the season after undergoing an ankle operation. Mon, 27 Apr 2015 10:42:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/697028-routledge-out-for-remainder-of-season/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2015/0427/697028-routledge-out-for-remainder-of-season/