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, 21 Dec 2014 10:28:12 +0000 Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:28:12 +0000 Sport News Countdown to RTÉ Sport Awards The countdown has begun to the announcement of the winners of the RTÉ Sport Sports Person and Manager of the Year awards, which will be revealed live on RTÉ One at 9.30pm tonight. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 13:59:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1220/668225-sports-awards/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1220/668225-sports-awards/ Foley rues Munster's lack of ruthlessness Head coach Anthony Foley said Munster were left with "a lot of frustration in the camp" after allowing Glasgow Warriors to stage a comeback to win their Pro12 clash 21-18 on Saturday. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:28:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1221/668289-anthony-foley-rues-munsters-lack-of-ruthlessness/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1221/668289-anthony-foley-rues-munsters-lack-of-ruthlessness/ Adam Johnson hits late derby winner for Sunderland Adam Johnson scored a late winner to give Sunderland their fourth successive Tyne-Wear derby victory. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:51:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1221/668318-newcastle-v-sunderland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1221/668318-newcastle-v-sunderland/ Loughmore-Castleiney snatch draw in Tipp final Cahir and Loughmore-Castleiney must do it all again after the Tipperary Senior Football Final ended in a 1-10 to 2-07 draw at Leahy Park in Cashel. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:19:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1221/668320-loughmore-castleiney-v-cahir/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1221/668320-loughmore-castleiney-v-cahir/ AUDIO: Celebrating Andy Lee's world title Billy Walsh, Kenneth Egan, Eric Donovan and Ken Moore join world champion Andy Lee to mark the Limerick man's WBO middleweight title win. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:04:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1221/668316-panel-celebrating-andy-lees-world-title/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1221/668316-panel-celebrating-andy-lees-world-title/ Arsene Wenger: I'm not scared to spend Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has insisted he will not spend for the sake of it but vowed to delve into the January transfer market if the right player is available. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 11:35:31 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1221/668299-arsene-wenger-im-not-scared-to-spend/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1221/668299-arsene-wenger-im-not-scared-to-spend/ Derby hero High Chaparral put down High Chaparral, winner of both the 2002 Irish and English Derby, has been put down at Fethard Equine Hospital in Tipperary, aged 15. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:57:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1221/668329-high-chaparral/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2014/1221/668329-high-chaparral/ Muhammad Ali hospitalised with pneumonia Boxing legend Muhammad Ali was in stable condition after being hospitalised with a "mild" case of pneumonia, his spokesman Bob Gunnell said on Saturday night. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 10:22:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1221/668286-muhammad-ali-hospitalised-with-pneumonia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2014/1221/668286-muhammad-ali-hospitalised-with-pneumonia/ Chargers rally but Eagles hopes dashed The Philadelphia Eagles' playoff ambitions suffered a near-fatal blow with a surprise loss to Washington but the San Diego Chargers kept their hopes alive with an epic comeback win over San Francisco. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:47:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1221/668322-chargers-rally-but-eagles-hopes-dashed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2014/1221/668322-chargers-rally-but-eagles-hopes-dashed/ February return mooted for More Of That More Of That could be back on the track in February after undergoing a wind operation. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:21:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/1221/668305-february-return-mooted-for-more-of-that/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2014/1221/668305-february-return-mooted-for-more-of-that/ Darren Clarke finishes 15th in Dubai Open Darren Clarke finished seven strokes behind eventual winner Arjun Atwal in joint 15th place after a final round of 72 in the Asian Tour's Dubai Open. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 12:11:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1221/668302-darren-clarke-finishes-15th-in-dubai-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2014/1221/668302-darren-clarke-finishes-15th-in-dubai-open/ Real Madrid crowned world club champions Real Madrid landed their fourth title of the year by recording their 22nd straight victory to win the Club World Cup. The Champions League winners beat Argentinian side San Lorenzo 2-0 in the final in Morocco. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:37:41 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1220/668238-real-madrid-crowned-world-club-champions/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1220/668238-real-madrid-crowned-world-club-champions/ Glasgow fight back to overhaul Munster Munster failed to score in the second half as Glasgow stormed back to win 21-18 in the sides' Pro12 encounter at Scotstoun. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:46:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1220/668146-glasgow-v-munster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1220/668146-glasgow-v-munster/ Darren Webster shocks Simon Whitlock to advance Darren Webster dumped seventh seed Simon Whitlock out of the PDC World Championship with a shock 3-1 first-round victory at Alexandra Palace on Saturday. Sun, 21 Dec 2014 09:21:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2014/1221/668282-darren-webster-shocks-simon-whitlock-to-advance/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2014/1221/668282-darren-webster-shocks-simon-whitlock-to-advance/ Ten-man Villa hold United at bay Ten-man Aston Villa held out for a 1-1 draw with Man Utd at Villa Park after Gabby Agbonlahor was red-carded with 25 mins left. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 18:54:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668137-aston-villa-v-manchester-united/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668137-aston-villa-v-manchester-united/ Ulster slump to defeat at Ospreys Ulster left Ospreys empty handed after a two-try second-half rally was not enough to overturn a 17-3 half-time deficit with Neil Doak's charges going down 31-20 in Swansea in their Pro12 clash. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 20:05:21 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1220/668147-ospreys-v-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/pro12/2014/1220/668147-ospreys-v-ulster/ La Liga round-up: Suarez bags first league goal Luis Suarez scored his first Primera Division goal and Lionel Messi hit a late double as Barcelona rounded off a difficult 2014 by thrashing minnows Cordoba 5-0. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 22:49:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1220/668239-la-liga-round-up-suarez-bags-first-league-goal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/european/2014/1220/668239-la-liga-round-up-suarez-bags-first-league-goal/ David Silva brace downs Eagles David Silva struck twice as Manchester City made light of their absence of strikers to brush troubled Crystal Palace aside 3-0 at the Etihad Stadium. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:00:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668136-manchester-city-v-crystal-palace/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668136-manchester-city-v-crystal-palace/ Saints bounce back to crush Everton Southampton brought their worst losing streak of the 21st century to a comprehensive end as they impressively dispatched Everton 3-0. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:18:14 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668142-southampton-v-everton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2014/1220/668142-southampton-v-everton/ More success for Bertram Allen at Olympia Bertram Allen has recorded his second straight win at Olympia's five star show in London. Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:40:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/1220/668217-more-success-for-bertram-allen-at-olympia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2014/1220/668217-more-success-for-bertram-allen-at-olympia/