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, 29 May 2015 18:51:03 +0100 Fri, 29 May 2015 18:51:03 +0100 Sport News 'Disappointed' Delaney has doubts on Blatter fate Football Association of Ireland chief executive John Delaney has expressed his disappointment at Sepp Blatter's re-election as FIFA president, but believes the divisive Swiss administrator faces an uncertain future as the leader of world soccer's governing body. Fri, 29 May 2015 22:40:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704815-fifa-reaction/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704815-fifa-reaction/ Blatter to lead FIFA for four more years Sepp Blatter has been re-elected president of FIFA after Prince Ali bin Hussein of Jordan withdrew from the race after losing the first round of voting at the FIFA Congress in Zurich. Fri, 29 May 2015 18:51:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704715-president-election-vote/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704715-president-election-vote/ Harrington frustrated but remains in contention Padraig Harrington was frustrated not to be in a commanding position to win a second Irish Open title as tournament host Rory McIlroy missed the cut for the third year in succession. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:02:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0529/704814-harrington-frustrated-but-remains-in-contention/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0529/704814-harrington-frustrated-but-remains-in-contention/ Pro12 Final Preview: Glasgow v Munster Munster must dictate the structure of this clash if they are overcome the absence of some vitally important players against the Glasgow Warriors, writes Brendan Cole. Fri, 29 May 2015 23:35:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704821-pro12-final-preview-glasgow-v-munster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704821-pro12-final-preview-glasgow-v-munster/ St Pat's dump Shamrock Rovers out of FAI Cup St Patrick's Athletic put their disappointing league form behind them as they defeated Shamrock Rovers 2-1 in tonight's FAI Cup clash at Richmond Park. Fri, 29 May 2015 23:58:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704818-pats-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704818-pats-rovers/ At a glance: Championship weekend There's a Dublin double-bill at Croke Park as the county's hurlers face Galway and Longford take on the footballers. Elsewhere, Tipperary host Waterford and Antrim battle Fermanagh. Fri, 29 May 2015 17:45:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704712-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704712-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ GAA digest: Four changes for Dublin footballers Dublin manager Jim Gavin has confirmed that he will stay in charge of the Sky Blues until the end of the 2017 season. Fri, 29 May 2015 23:57:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704553-gaa-digest-under-21-stars-to-feature-for-tipp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704553-gaa-digest-under-21-stars-to-feature-for-tipp/ Federer glides into fourth round at French Open Roger Federer suggested he could play on for another five years after the Swiss eased into the French Open last 16 with a 6-4 6-3 6-2 straight-sets win over Damir Dzumhur. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:04:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0529/704782-french-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0529/704782-french-open/ Aru attacks to move up to second in Giro Italian Fabio Aru attacked in the final climb to win the 19th stage of the Giro d'Italia to reclaim second spot overall form his Astana team mate Mikel Landa on Friday. Fri, 29 May 2015 16:55:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0529/704763-aru-attacks-to-move-up-to-second-in-giro/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0529/704763-aru-attacks-to-move-up-to-second-in-giro/ Tyrone and Donegal fined over half-time brawl The Tyrone and Donegal county boards have each been fined €5,000 in the wake of the half-time scuffle which marred the Ulster Senior Football Championship preliminary-round clash between the sides at Ballybofey on 17 May. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:21:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704714-tyrone-and-donegal-fined-over-half-time-brawl/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704714-tyrone-and-donegal-fined-over-half-time-brawl/ Sharapova cruises past Stosur at French Open Defending champion Maria Sharapova made a potentially tricky third-round encounter look easy as she beat Australia's Samantha Stosur 6-3 6-4 at the French Open. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:01:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0529/704798-sharapova-cruises-past-stosur-at-french-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0529/704798-sharapova-cruises-past-stosur-at-french-open/ Harrington rues missed chance to pull clear Three-time major winner Padraig Harrington was frustrated not to have put himself in a commanding position to win a second Irish Open title at a windswept Royal County Down on Friday. Fri, 29 May 2015 16:56:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0529/704676-harrington-rues-missed-chance-to-pull-clear/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0529/704676-harrington-rues-missed-chance-to-pull-clear/ How to follow the Irish Open with RTÉ Sport The Dubai Duty Free Irish Open continues on Saturday and you can follow coverage on RTÉ throughout the day at Royal County Down. Fri, 29 May 2015 21:06:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0527/704198-how-to-follow-the-irish-open-with-rte-sport/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0527/704198-how-to-follow-the-irish-open-with-rte-sport/ Funeral of Bill O'Herlihy takes place in Dublin The funeral of sports broadcaster Bill O'Herlihy has taken place at the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour in Foxrock. Fri, 29 May 2015 13:39:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704593-bill-oherlihy-to-be-laid-to-rest-today/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704593-bill-oherlihy-to-be-laid-to-rest-today/ Treve's turn of foot burns off Prix Corrida rivals Dual Arc heroine Treve made an impressive winning reappearance in the Prix Corrida at Saint-Cloud. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:59:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0529/704722-treve_prix-corrida/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0529/704722-treve_prix-corrida/ Delaney not drawn on alleged FIFA payment to FAI FAI chief executive John Delaney said "an arrangement" with FIFA will remain "confidential for the moment" when asked about a reported €5million payment following the incident which led to the Republic of Ireland missing out on the 2010 World Cup. Fri, 29 May 2015 11:21:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0529/704604-delaney-not-drawn-on-fifa-payment-to-fai/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0529/704604-delaney-not-drawn-on-fifa-payment-to-fai/ O'Mahony and Murray out of Pro12 final clash Munster head coach Anthony Foley has made three changes to his starting team for Saturday's Pro12 final clash with Glasgow at Kingspan Stadium, with star men Peter O'Mahony and Conor Murray ruled out through injury. Fri, 29 May 2015 14:19:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704651-foley-changes-three-for-pro12-final-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704651-foley-changes-three-for-pro12-final-clash/ Jason Flynn wary of Dublin's physical threat Galway's Jason Flynn is expecting a physical battle when the Tribesmen meet Dublin in Sunday's Leinster Hurling Championship quarter-final. Fri, 29 May 2015 12:39:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704638-jason-flynn-wary-of-dublins-physical-threat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0529/704638-jason-flynn-wary-of-dublins-physical-threat/ Bohs v Shamrock Rovers to be shown in HD on RTÉ2 The SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash between bitter rivals Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers on Friday, 12 June will be shown live in high definition on RTÉ2. Fri, 29 May 2015 16:50:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704758-bohemians-v-shamrock-rovers-to-be-broadcast-in-hd/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0529/704758-bohemians-v-shamrock-rovers-to-be-broadcast-in-hd/ Guy Novès set to be unveiled as France boss According to French rugby newspaper Midi Olympique, Toulouse coach Guy Novès has been chosen by the FFR to take over as the new France head coach after the upcoming Rugby World Cup. Fri, 29 May 2015 15:07:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704702-guy-noves-set-to-be-unveiled-as-france-boss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0529/704702-guy-noves-set-to-be-unveiled-as-france-boss/