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 Fri, 1 Aug 2014 22:46:16 +0100 Fri, 1 Aug 2014 22:46:16 +0100 Sport News Dundalk beat Cork to go six clear Brian Gartland's ninth goal of the season could yet prove to be the most crucial of his career after his 85th minute winner gave league leaders Dundalk a massive victory over Cork City at Turner's Cross. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:12:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634670-cork-city-v-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634670-cork-city-v-dundalk/ Limerick win to increase pressure on Croly Limerick FC stunned Shamrock Rovers in Martin Russell's first home SSE Airtricity League Premier Division game in charge at Thomond Park. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 22:46:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634673-limerick-v-shamrock-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634673-limerick-v-shamrock-rovers/ Horan bullish ahead of Rebels clash Mayo manager James Horan has hailed the collective strength of his side ahead of Sunday's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Cork at Croke Park. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 17:23:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0801/634711-horan-bullish-ahead-of-rebels-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0801/634711-horan-bullish-ahead-of-rebels-clash/ Irish women start with win over USA Ireland have beaten USA 23-17 in their IRB Women's Rugby World Cup Pool B opener in Paris this afternoon. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 20:10:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/0801/634677-womens-rugby-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/0801/634677-womens-rugby-ireland/ At a glance: The championship weekend Football takes centre stage this weekend at Croke Park with the final two qualifiers, and All-Ireland quarter-final action when Kerry take on Galway and Mayo face Cork. James McMahon previews what's in store. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 14:23:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0730/634042-at-a-glance-the-championship-weekend/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/0730/634042-at-a-glance-the-championship-weekend/ Saints stay in touch with league leaders St Patrick's Athletic kept their SSE Airtricity League Premier Diuvision title hopes alive with a 1-0 win over Sligo Rovers. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 22:59:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634674-st-pats-athletic-v-sligo-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634674-st-pats-athletic-v-sligo-rovers/ Bray secure late draw against Athlone Bray Wanderers secured a last-gasp draw at home to Athlone Town in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:03:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634669-bray-wanderers-v-athlone-town/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634669-bray-wanderers-v-athlone-town/ Winning start for Richardson at Drogheda Two second-half goals from Gary O'Neill and one each from Cathal Brady and Gavin Brennan handed Damien Richardson the perfect start as Drogheda manager and piled more pressure on relegation-threatened UCD. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 23:06:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634672-drogheda-united-v-ucd/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634672-drogheda-united-v-ucd/ Conlan & Barnes make gold medal bout Four Northern Ireland boxers - Michaela Walsh, Michael Conlon, Paddy Barnes and Joe Fitzpatrick - have made at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:31:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0801/634641-live-updates-walsh-makes-gold-medal-bout/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/0801/634641-live-updates-walsh-makes-gold-medal-bout/ Kerr: Dunne's class evident from early age Former Ireland boss Brian Kerr has hailed Richard Dunne as "superb" after the QPR defender announced his retirement from international soccer. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 10:48:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0801/634597-kerr-dunnes-class-evident-from-early-age/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2014/0801/634597-kerr-dunnes-class-evident-from-early-age/ Suarez appeal set for next week Luis Suarez will have his appeal against a four-month ban for biting heard by the Court of Arbitration for Sport next week. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 14:18:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0801/634653-suarez-appeal-set-for-next-week/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/0801/634653-suarez-appeal-set-for-next-week/ Latvala extends lead in Finland Home hopeful Jari-Matti Latvala will take a healthy 19.7-second cushion into the third stage of the Neste Oil Rally Finland. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:12:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/rally/2014/0801/634676-rally-finland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/rally/2014/0801/634676-rally-finland/ Martin lands Galway feature on Day 5 Tony Martin's fantastic Galway Festival continued as talented apprentice Sean Corby conjured a late run out of Artful Artist to land the Guinness Handicap. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 21:04:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0801/634734-martin-lands-galway-feature-on-day/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/0801/634734-martin-lands-galway-feature-on-day/ Take Cover rockets to Goodwood glory Take Cover catapulted the largely unknown David Griffiths into the Glorious Goodwood spotlight by using his blistering speed in the Betfred King George Stakes. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 17:22:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0801/634712-cover-rockets-to-goodwood-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2014/0801/634712-cover-rockets-to-goodwood-glory/ Leaders Dundalk & Cork clash at the Cross Dundalk and Cork City go head to head in tonight's top of the table SSE Airtricity League clash at Turner's Cross. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 12:10:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0801/634594-dd/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish/2014/0801/634594-dd/ Coghlan: Irish eyeing top spot in 'group of death' Ireland captain Fiona Coghlan has said taking top spot in the toughest of groups is Ireland's first target in the Women's Rugby World Cup. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 07:11:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/0731/634471-coghlan-irish-eyeing-top-spot-in-group-of-death/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish-international/2014/0731/634471-coghlan-irish-eyeing-top-spot-in-group-of-death/ Analysis: Mayo and Kerry should march on While hoping for an improvement in the quality of football, Martin Carney is going with Kerry and Mayo to get past the challenges of Galway and Cork respectively in Sunday's All-Ireland quarter-finals. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 07:08:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0731/634257-analysis-mayo-and-kerry-to-march-on/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0731/634257-analysis-mayo-and-kerry-to-march-on/ GAA team news: Mayo unchanged for Cork Mayo boss James Horan has kept faith in the side who beat Galway last month to capture their fourth consecutive Connacht as they take on Cork on Sunday. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 19:18:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0729/633890-gaa-team-news-geaney-named-in-kerry-side/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/0729/633890-gaa-team-news-geaney-named-in-kerry-side/ Airtricitiy round-up: Dundalk win to go six clear Dundalk moved six points clear at the top of the Airtricity League Premier Division after a dramatic 2-1 victory over Cork City at Turners's Cross Fri, 1 Aug 2014 22:41:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634738-airtricitiy-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2014/0801/634738-airtricitiy-round-up/ Best replaces Muller as Ulster captain Rory Best has been named as Ulster captain for next season, replacing Johann Muller, who left the province at the end of last season. Fri, 1 Aug 2014 12:39:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish/2014/0801/634627-best-replaces-muller-as-ulster-captain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish/2014/0801/634627-best-replaces-muller-as-ulster-captain/