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 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:00:58 +0100 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:00:58 +0100 Sport News Naholo and Lienert-Brown names in All Blacks side All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named Waisake Naholo on the right wing for the second test against the British and Irish Lions in Wellington on Saturday. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:44:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886293-hansen-names-all-blacks-side-for-second-lions-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886293-hansen-names-all-blacks-side-for-second-lions-test/ Rebels looking to shake unwanted Killarney record It's 22 years since Cork last left Fitzgerald Stadium after defeating neighbours Kerry in the Championship, but manager Peader Healy admits his underdogs "badly need" the win. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:00:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886283-cork-munster-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886283-cork-munster-final/ Europa League team news: Caulfield expects tough test Cork City are absolutely flying domestically, but boss John Caulfield is taking nothing for granted as they enter the choppy waters of Europa League qualification. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:15:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886184-europa-league-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886184-europa-league-team-news/ O'Brien to check weather before Irish Derby decision Aidan O'Brien will wait until just before final declaration time on Thursday morning before finalising his team for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:15:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886249-obrien-to-check-weather-before-irish-derby-decision/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886249-obrien-to-check-weather-before-irish-derby-decision/ Miller 'got grounds mixed up', apologises to Linfield Former Celtic midfielder Joe Miller has apologised to Linfield over comments he made about the club, admitting he "got the grounds mixed up" when recounting a game he played for Aberdeen at Windsor Park in the mid-90s. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:17:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886235-miller-apologises-to-linfield-say-he-got-gorunds-mixe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886235-miller-apologises-to-linfield-say-he-got-gorunds-mixe/ All Blacks prepared for backlash from wounded Lions New Zealand are expecting a fired-up Lions to pose a greater physical challenge in Wellington this Saturday, according to All Blacks assistant coach Ian Foster. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:58:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886137-new-zealand/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886137-new-zealand/ 'We're a good fit' - Davy out to give Model some glory Davy Fitzgerald is desperate to reward the unshakeable support of the Wexford faithful with a Leinster title, but warned his team are coming up one of the best sides in the land. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:17:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886100-were-a-good-fit-davy-out-to-give-model-more-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886100-were-a-good-fit-davy-out-to-give-model-more-glory/ Cork v Kerry - the Croke Park rivalry: 2006 An All-Ireland intermediate hurling title in 2004 and retirement six months short of the footballers' 2010 Sam Maguire success bookended James Masters' six-year inter-county career, but the player himself has few regrets from his Cork playing days. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:16:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884549-cork-v-kerry-2006/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884549-cork-v-kerry-2006/ Southampton insists van Dijk is not for sale Southampton executive director Les Reed says the club have no intention of cashing in on Virgil van Dijk and Cedric Soares as they prepare for life under new manager Mauricio Pellegrino. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:53:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886251-southampton-insists/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886251-southampton-insists/ McSharry claims gold at European Junior Championships Ireland's Mona McSharry claimed gold in the 50m breaststroke event at the European Junior Championships in Israel with a 31.38 second swim. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 18:36:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2017/0628/886268-mcsharry-through-to-european-final-at-top-seed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2017/0628/886268-mcsharry-through-to-european-final-at-top-seed/ Six face criminal charges over Hillsborough disaster Criminal charges are to be brought against six people over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster, Britain's state prosecution service has announced. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:40:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0628/886147-hillsborough/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0628/886147-hillsborough/ McEnroe: Let's pit men against women to solve row An unapologetic John McEnroe has proposed competition between men and women players to prove his claim that 23-time grand slam singles winner Serena Williams would be ranked "like 700 in the world" if she competed on the men's circuit. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:16:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886209-mcenroe-lets-pit-men-against-women-to-solve-row/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886209-mcenroe-lets-pit-men-against-women-to-solve-row/ Transfer gossip: Fabinho to follow Matic to Man United Manchester United are eager to bring Monaco midfielder Fabinho to Old Trafford, while Real Madrid target Alvaro Morata is pulling out all the stops to join Jose Mourinho's side. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:13:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886169-transfer-gossip/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886169-transfer-gossip/ Quinlivan won't recover in time for Cavan clash Michael Quinlivan will not recover in time to make Tipperary's All-Ireland SFC round 2B qualifier against Cavan on Saturday week. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:13:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886167-quinlivan-wont-shake-off-injury-in-time-for-cavan-clas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886167-quinlivan-wont-shake-off-injury-in-time-for-cavan-clas/ Michelle Payne tests positive for banned substance Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down from riding after she tested positive for a banned substance at a meeting at Swan Hill racecourse on 11 June. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:10:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886135-michelle-payne-tests-positive-for-banned-substance/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886135-michelle-payne-tests-positive-for-banned-substance/ Dani Alves confirms Juve exit amid talk of Pep reunion Defender Dani Alves has confirmed that he has left Serie A champions Juventus after one season in Italy, with Manchester City the most likely destination for the Brazilian, according to media reports. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:25:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886200-dani-alves/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886200-dani-alves/ Warburton would lift Lions' intensity - All Black Kaino New Zealand star Jerome Kaino has predicted a "huge lift of intensity" at the breakdown area if British and Irish Lions captain Sam Warburton starts Saturday's second Test. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:58:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886093-warburton-would-bring-lift-in-intensity-says-all-black/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886093-warburton-would-bring-lift-in-intensity-says-all-black/ Smullen expecting huge battle to win third Irish Derby Irish champion flat Jockey Pat Smullen is expecting a big challenge from Wings of Eagles at the Curragh this Saturday as he bids to win the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby for the third time in his career. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:41:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886132-pat-smullen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886132-pat-smullen/ 'No need to worry' - Real relaxed about Ronaldo future Real Madrid president Florentino Perez insists he remains relaxed about Cristiano Ronaldo's Real Madrid future. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 10:09:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886152-ronaldo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886152-ronaldo/ Maldini falls to defeat in pro tennis debut Former Italy and AC Milan captain Paolo Maldini's professional tennis career is likely to stop at one match after a debut he described as "like writing a poem after studying years of maths". Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:14:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886095-maldini-falls-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886095-maldini-falls-to/