RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport news http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:10:25 +0100 Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:10:25 +0100 Sport News Pro12 teams: Dave Kearney to hit ton for Leinster Dave Kearney will make his 100th appearance for Leinster in their Pro12 derby clash with Ulster at Kingspan Stadium on Saturday afternoon [3.0pm]. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:29:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0428/784825-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0428/784825-team-news/ Kelly: Clare looking to find renewed momentum Clare goalkeeper Pa Kelly is hoping that the momentum that took the side to All-Ireland glory in 2013 can again act as a catalyst for success in the weeks and months ahead. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:10:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784907-kelly-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784907-kelly-clare/ Minding faces 15 in 1000 Guineas mission Hot favourite Minding heads a field of 16 declared for the Qipco 1000 Guineas at Newmarket on Sunday. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:35:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785109-minding/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785109-minding/ Kaymer lured by 'great atmosphere' of Irish Open Martin Kaymer is relishing the chance to soak up the "great atmosphere" of the K Club after committing to the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open next month. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:53:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785110-kaymer-lured-by-great-atmosphere-of-irish-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785110-kaymer-lured-by-great-atmosphere-of-irish-open/ Jared Goff is number one pick in NFL Draft Jared Goff will be the face of the new Los Angeles Rams franchise after being selected with the first pick in the NFL Draft. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:48:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2016/0429/785122-jared-goff/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/us-sport/2016/0429/785122-jared-goff/ Redknapp goes Down Under in latest venture Harry Redknapp is to join the Central Coast Mariners as a football consultant, the A-League club have announced. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:07:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785146-redknapp-goes-down-under/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785146-redknapp-goes-down-under/ Punchestown Day 4 Tips and Previews Declan Meagher marks your card for day four of the Punchestown Festival. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:05:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0428/784983-punchestown-day-4-tips-and-previews/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0428/784983-punchestown-day-4-tips-and-previews/ Klopp unconcerned ahead of crucial second leg Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp was far from concerned by his side's 1-0 defeat in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final in Villarreal. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:07:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785042-klopp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785042-klopp/ Air Force Blue facing Classic 'acid test' Air Force Blue faces the "acid test" of his Classic credentials in the Qipco 2000 Guineas at Newmarket on Saturday. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 13:16:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785129-guineas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785129-guineas/ O'Gara: Hopefully Foley stays with Munster Ronan O'Gara believes Munster rugby would be in a poorer place without the involvement of former team-mate Anthony Foley. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 21:30:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0428/784989-ogara-hopefully-there-remains-a-place-in-munster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0428/784989-ogara-hopefully-there-remains-a-place-in-munster/ O'Leary fearful Don Cossack's career may be over Gigginstown Stud owner Michael O'Leary admits he fears the career of Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Don Cossack is over after the horse sustained a tendon injury. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:36:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785064-cossack/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0429/785064-cossack/ Wenger appeals for perspective ahead of protest Arsene Wenger has called for a sense of perspective ahead of a planned protest by Arsenal supporters during Saturday's Premier League fixture at home to Norwich. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:40:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785090-wenger-protest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785090-wenger-protest/ Ferguson eyeing Rio qualification at nationals Day two of the National Swimming championship got under way at the National Aquatic Centre this morning with the finals due to get under way at 5.30pm this evening. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 10:48:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2016/0429/785093-swimming/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2016/0429/785093-swimming/ Aguilar leads in China after weather disruption Chile's Felipe Aguilar claimed the clubhouse lead in the weather-disrupted Volvo China Open after finally overcoming the effects of his unorthodox winter activities. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:22:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785102-china-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785102-china-open/ Serena Williams forced to pull out of Madrid Open Serena Williams has pulled out of next week's Madrid Open because of illness. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 11:17:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0429/785100-serena-williams-forced-to-pull-out-of-madrid-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0429/785100-serena-williams-forced-to-pull-out-of-madrid-open/ Ranieri in line for £5m bonus if Foxes win title Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri is in line to earn a £5 million (€6.42m) bonus if his team can go ahead and win the Premier League title, according to The Times. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:56:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785080-ranieri/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785080-ranieri/ Connerton: Longford preparing for qualifiers Longford football manager Denis Connerton has said he is "extremely angry" with the county's preparations for the Leinster championship and says they are now preparing for the qualifiers. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:27:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784990-longford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784990-longford/ Stuard leads after first round in New Orleans American Brian Stuard fired a blemish-free eight-under-par 64 to hold the first-round lead at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:44:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785040-new-orleans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0429/785040-new-orleans/ Dortmund defender Hummels seeks Bayern move Borussia Dortmund centre back Mats Hummels has told his club that he wants to join Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich after the season ends. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 08:31:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785053-hummels/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0429/785053-hummels/ British cyclist fails in-competition doping test British cyclist Simon Yates has failed an in-competition anti-doping test following a doctor's error, his team have announced. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:37:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0429/785035-yates-drugs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2016/0429/785035-yates-drugs/