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 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:20:12 +0100 Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:20:12 +0100 Sport News Wexford want quarter-finals switched to Croke Park Wexford have called on the GAA to switch Sunday's All-Ireland hurling quarter-final double-bill to Croke Park from Semple Stadium due to huge demand for tickets in the county. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 08:08:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0722/632290-wexford-want-quarter-finals-switched-to-croke-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/0722/632290-wexford-want-quarter-finals-switched-to-croke-park/ Ireland U19 women reach Euro semis The Republic of Ireland Women's Under-19s have defeated Sweden 2-1 to top their group and reach the UEFA European Championship semi-finals. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:20:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0721/632233-ireland-u19-women-reach-euro-semis/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0721/632233-ireland-u19-women-reach-euro-semis/ Dublin and Donegal on another collision course Kevin McStay on the strong possibility that Dublin and Donegal will lock horns again in the All-Ireland football semi-final Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:33:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0721/632209-dublin-and-donegal-on-another-collision-course/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0721/632209-dublin-and-donegal-on-another-collision-course/ Shamrock Rovers set up semi with Bohemians Shamrock Rovers defeated Cork City 2-0 in their EA Sports Cup quarter-final at Tallaght Stadium tonight. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 21:55:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0721/632243-shamrock-rovers-v-cork-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2014/0721/632243-shamrock-rovers-v-cork-city/ Rooney aiming to impress Van Gaal Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has not been in his position for a week, but he has already made a good impression on Wayne Rooney. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:35:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0722/632282-rooney-aiming-to-impress-van-gaal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0722/632282-rooney-aiming-to-impress-van-gaal/ Fury anger at Chisora withdrawal Tyson Fury faces a frustrating wait to discover when he can fight Dereck Chisora in a final eliminator for the WBO world title after his opponent was forced out of their Manchester showdown. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 07:46:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0722/632287-fury-anger-at-chisora-withdrawal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0722/632287-fury-anger-at-chisora-withdrawal/ G-Mac: Rory won't be able to dominate like Tiger Graeme McDowell was full of admiration for Rory McIlroy's Open victory on Sunday, but does not believe his fellow Northern Irishman can go on to dominate the game. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:40:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/0721/632174-mcdowell-mcilroy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/0721/632174-mcdowell-mcilroy/ Hamilton contract talks underway Lewis Hamilton has already opened talks with Mercedes with regard to signing a new deal. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 22:40:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/0721/632248-hamilton-contract-talks-underway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/f1/2014/0721/632248-hamilton-contract-talks-underway/ Ó Sé backs O'Gara despite biting claim Tomás Ó Sé has defended Dublin's Eoghan O'Gara following an allegation that he bit Mickey Burke during Dublin's Leinster final victory over Meath. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:21:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632096-o-se-backs-ogara-over-biting-claim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632096-o-se-backs-ogara-over-biting-claim/ Podcast: Dubs and Donegal win and Wexford hurl on Kilkenny hurler James 'Cha' Fitzpatrick and Laois footballer John O'Loughlin join Darren Frehill in this week's podcast. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 15:02:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632160-podcast-dubs-and-donegal-win-and-wexford-hurl-on/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632160-podcast-dubs-and-donegal-win-and-wexford-hurl-on/ McGuinness: Last year's pain inspired us Jim McGuinness believes the pain of losing out on three provincial titles in a row against Monaghan last season inspired Donegal to beat the same opposition in Sunday's Ulster SFC final. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:00:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632110-mcguinness/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0721/632110-mcguinness/ Remy set for Liverpool medical QPR striker Loic Remy has flown to the United States to have a medical ahead of a move to Liverpool. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:46:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0721/632215-remy-set-for-liverpool-medical/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english/2014/0721/632215-remy-set-for-liverpool-medical/ Hefffernan to lead Team Ireland at Euros Reigning 50k walk world champion Robert Heffernan will lead a team of 30 Irish athletes to compete at the European Track and Field Championships in Zurich between 12-17 August. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:07:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/0721/632150-hefffernan-to-lead-team-ireland-at-euros/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2014/0721/632150-hefffernan-to-lead-team-ireland-at-euros/ Macklin set for National Stadium eliminator Matthew Macklin will hope to secure a fourth shot at a world title when he takes on Jorge Sebastien Heiland in an official eliminator for the WBC middleweight crown at the National Stadium in Dublin on August 30. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 17:41:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0721/632214-macklin-set-for-national-stadium-eliminator/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0721/632214-macklin-set-for-national-stadium-eliminator/ Rodriguez volley voted goal of World Cup Golden-boot winner James Rodriguez's stunning chest-down and volley against Uruguay has been voted the goal of the World Cup. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:20:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/worldcup/2014/0721/632124-rodriguez-volley-voted-goal-of-world-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/worldcup/2014/0721/632124-rodriguez-volley-voted-goal-of-world-cup/ Ballinrobe review Truly Delightful produced an admiral front-running display to land the Live The Dream With Tote Rated Race at Ballinrobe. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 20:43:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0721/632239-ballinrobe-review/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0721/632239-ballinrobe-review/ Thomson and Dempsey through at Irish Open Two Irishmen progressed from the final round of the qualifying event at the FBD Men's Irish Open today with Bjorn Thomson and Brendan Dempsey both recording victories. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:46:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0721/632222-thomson-and-dempsey-through-at-irish-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2014/0721/632222-thomson-and-dempsey-through-at-irish-open/ Splaine names Dublin Horse Show squad Ireland show jumping manager Robert Splaine has announced his five-strong squad for the upcoming Aga Khan Trophy competition at the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:23:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/0721/632201-splaine-names-dublin-horse-show-squad/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/0721/632201-splaine-names-dublin-horse-show-squad/ Pique Sous confirmed for Galway Hurdle Royal Ascot hero Pique Sous is being lined up for an audacious and lucrative double after connections confirmed the dashing grey is set to line up in both next week's Galway Hurdle and the Betfred Ebor at York next month. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 16:16:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0721/632142-pique-sous-confirmed-for-galway-hurdle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0721/632142-pique-sous-confirmed-for-galway-hurdle/ Rosenborg boss departs ahead of Sligo decider Rosenborg have parted company with manager Per Joar Hansen ahead of the Europa League second round second leg tie with Sligo Rovers. Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:50:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0721/632153-rosenborg-sack-manager-ahead-of-sligo-decider/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0721/632153-rosenborg-sack-manager-ahead-of-sligo-decider/