RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:46:01 +0100 Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:46:01 +0100 Sport News Kilkenny march past Galway to another Leinster win Kilkenny's dominance of the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship continued with a 1-25 to 2-15 win over Galway at Croke Park, their 70th title in total. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:43:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712795-galway-v-kilkenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712795-galway-v-kilkenny/ O'Driscoll admits Cork were 'fed up' of criticism After drawing with Kerry in the Munster Football Championship final, Cork's Barry O'Driscoll admitted that his side were "fed up" of the pre-match criticism that came their way. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:46:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712806-barry-odriscoll-cork-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712806-barry-odriscoll-cork-kerry/ Ireland take fourth in modern pentathlon worlds Ireland's Natalya Coyle and Arthur Lanigan-O'Keeffe have taken fourth place in the mixed relay at the Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Berlin on Sunday. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:35:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/0705/712840-ireland-take-fourth-in-modern-pentathlon-worlds/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/0705/712840-ireland-take-fourth-in-modern-pentathlon-worlds/ Fiona Doyle books spot at Rio Olympics Limerick's Fiona Doyle became the first Irish swimmer to qualify for the Rio Olympics in 2016 when she reached for the final of the women's 100m breaststroke at the World University Games in South Korea. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:21:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0705/712779-doyle-makes-waves-in-south-korea-with/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2015/0705/712779-doyle-makes-waves-in-south-korea-with/ Reid: 'Work only starts now' for Kilkenny While not dismissing another Leinster title success, Kilkenny forward TJ Reid believes the "work only stats now" as the side look to retain their All-Ireland crown. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:33:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712845-reid-work-only-starts-now-for-kilkenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712845-reid-work-only-starts-now-for-kilkenny/ Allen edges out Maguire at Ladies European Masters Ireland's Leona Maguire has finished second behind Beth Allen at the ISPS Handa Ladies European Masters. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:38:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0705/712823-leona-maguire_ladies-european-masters/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0705/712823-leona-maguire_ladies-european-masters/ Bernd Wiesberger lands Open de France title Austria's Bernd Wiesberger added his name to the illustrious list of Alstom Open de France champions thanks to a brilliant closing 65 at Le Golf National on Sunday. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:41:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0705/712816-wiesberger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0705/712816-wiesberger/ Ainippe relishes step up in trip in Brownstown Recent Godolphin purchase Majestic Queen had to settle for second place as Ainippe came with a rattling late run to win the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Brownstown Stakes at Fairyhouse. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:53:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712807-ainippe-relishes-step-up-in-trip-in-brownstown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712807-ainippe-relishes-step-up-in-trip-in-brownstown/ Draw between Kerry and Cork forces Munster replay Kerry's Fionn Fitzgerald was the unlikely hero as his late equaliser saved the All-Ireland champions from their first defeat to Cork in a Munster final since 2008 in a 2-15 to 3-12 draw. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:47:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712789-kerry-v-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712789-kerry-v-cork/ Limerick pushed all the way by Westmeath Favourites Limerick lived on their wits in Mullingar before registering a flattering 12-point victory to extend their interest in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship qualifiers by another week. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:49:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712791-westmeath-v-limerick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712791-westmeath-v-limerick/ Chile boss salutes Copa stars Head coach Jorge Sampaoli spent Sunday basking in a "priceless" feeling of euphoria after guiding Chile to their first ever Copa America title. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:54:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712805-chile-boss-salutes-copa-stars/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712805-chile-boss-salutes-copa-stars/ Dominant force Ogier triumphs in Poland Sebastien Ogier produced a blistering finish to claim a second successive Lotos Rally Poland victory. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:52:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0705/712813-ogier-triumphs-in-poland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0705/712813-ogier-triumphs-in-poland/ Quigley class tells as Fermanagh see off Antrim Sean Quigley produced a finishing masterclass with a 14-point haul to send Fermanagh through to round 3A of the All-Ireland Football Championship qualifiers with a 1-21 to 0-11 win over Antrim at Brewster Park. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:50:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712792-fermanagh-v-antrim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0705/712792-fermanagh-v-antrim/ Greipel wins stage as Cancellara goes into yellow German Andre Greipel has won the second stage of the Tour de France, a 166k ride from Utrecht on Sunday, while Swiss Fabian Cancellara claimed the overall race leader's yellow jersey. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:03:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0705/712808-greipel-wins-stage-as-cancallara/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0705/712808-greipel-wins-stage-as-cancallara/ Ireland have shot at Rio with fifth spot at worlds A convincing performance has seen Ireland claim fifth place in the World Hockey League with a 4-1 victory over Malaysia in the play-offs in Antwerp, writes Tadhg Peavoy. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:54:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/hockey/2015/0705/712778-ireland-claim-fifth-spot-in-world-hockey-league/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/hockey/2015/0705/712778-ireland-claim-fifth-spot-in-world-hockey-league/ Arc could mark the end for Golden Horn Golden Horn's owner-breeder Anthony Oppenheimer has given the strongest indication so far his champion three-year-old is likely to retire at the end of the season. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:00:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712798-arc-could-mark-the-end-for-golden-horn/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712798-arc-could-mark-the-end-for-golden-horn/ Geraghty out of luck on return Barry Geraghty's return to the saddle saw him finish sixth at Limerick on what was his first mount as the new retained jockey to JP McManus. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:54:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712803-geraghty-out-of-luck-on-return/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712803-geraghty-out-of-luck-on-return/ Homeboy Hamilton wins British GP thriller Lewis Hamilton won an incident-packed British Grand Prix to claim back-to-back victories on home soil after the world champion finished ahead of Nico Rosberg at a rain-hit Silverstone to extend his lead to 17 points in the drivers' championship. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:55:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0705/712794-hamilton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0705/712794-hamilton/ Bray players: trust with officials 'beyond repair' Players at Bray Wanderers have said that they feel that trust between them and officials is "beyond repair" as the Premier Division club remains in state of turmoil. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:27:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712751-bray-wanderers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712751-bray-wanderers/ Keane and Doyle celebrate Fourth of July in style Robbie Keane hit a hat-trick and Kevin Doyle scored his first MLS goal as the Ireland strikers helped LA Galaxy and Colorado Rapids to Fourth of July wins. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:33:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712749-mls-kevin-doyle-robbie-keane/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712749-mls-kevin-doyle-robbie-keane/