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 Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:15:34 +0100 Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:15:34 +0100 Sport News Leaked IAAF files show hundreds of suspect samples The World Anti-Doping Agency has said it is alarmed by the size and extent of "wild" doping allegations after leaked IAAF test data showed hundreds of suspect samples from athletes, including Olympic and world championship medallists. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 07:31:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/0802/718761-athletics-doping/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2015/0802/718761-athletics-doping/ Donegal's second-half surge flattens Galway Donegal burst into life into the second half at Croke Park to swat Galway aside by 3-12 to 0-11 and book a place in the All-Ireland quarter-finals against Mayo next Saturday. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:15:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718692-donegal-v-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718692-donegal-v-galway/ Gallagher hails second-half showing from Donegal Donegal manager was pleased with the way his side took the game by the scruff of the neck in the second half en route to defeating Galway in Round 4B of the All-Ireland SFC qualifiers. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 22:56:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0801/718735-gallagher/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0801/718735-gallagher/ Hughes brings down curtain on race-riding career Richard Hughes was out of luck at Glorious Goodwood as the three-time champion jockey retired from the saddle to embark on a training career. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 17:57:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718703-richard-hughes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718703-richard-hughes/ VIDEO: Lee looks forward to title defence Ireland's WBO world middleweight champion Andy Lee reflects on his career and looks forward to his title defence against England's Billy Joe Saunders in Thomond Park in Limerick on 19 September. Sun, 2 Aug 2015 00:14:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0801/718743-andy-lee/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0801/718743-andy-lee/ Tommy Carr: Tyrone won't win the All-Ireland Former Dublin manager Tommy Carr believes that Tyrone will not be among the contenders for Sam Maguire, despite the Red Hands' comfortable 0-21 to 0-14 win over Sligo in the All-Ireland qualifiers today. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:05:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718721-tommy-carr-tyrone-wont-win-the-all-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718721-tommy-carr-tyrone-wont-win-the-all-ireland/ Brendan Cummins claims ninth Poc Fada crown Brendan Cummins record ninth M Donnelly All-Ireland Poc Fada Senior Hurling title was overshadowed, after a winner of the Camogie competition failed to be declared because of a score controversy. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:38:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718693-poc-fada-finals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718693-poc-fada-finals/ Faherty inspires Limerick to first league win Limerick FC earned their first league win of the season with a 3-2 victory over Sligo Rovers to keep their faint hopes of survival alive. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:11:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718696-limerick-v-sligo-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718696-limerick-v-sligo-rovers/ McCurry shines as Tyrone ease past Sligo Darren McCurry kicked eight points as Tyrone gained revenge against Sligo for their shock 2002 All-Ireland SFC Round 4 qualifier defeat with a 0-21 to 0-14 win over the Yeats County at Croke Park. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 21:40:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718691-sligo-v-tyrone/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718691-sligo-v-tyrone/ Sligo boss Carew finds solace in 'big improvement' Sligo manager Niall Carew insisted his side had made a "big improvement" despite suffering a seven-point defeat to Tyrone in their Round 4B Qualifier clash at Croke Park. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 20:05:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718716-sligo-manager-carew-hails-big-improvement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0801/718716-sligo-manager-carew-hails-big-improvement/ Sean St Ledger released by Orlando City Republic of Ireland defender Sean St Ledger has reportedly been released by Orlando City after a "serious breach of club policy". Sat, 1 Aug 2015 18:51:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718683-sean-st-ledger-set-to-part-ways-with-orlando-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718683-sean-st-ledger-set-to-part-ways-with-orlando-city/ McStay doesn't expect any upsets this weekend Former Mayo star and RTÉ analyst Kevin McStay casts his eye over the weekend's Championship action and doesn't believe there are any big upsets on the cards. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 14:24:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0731/718403-no-upsets/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0731/718403-no-upsets/ Latvala extends advantage in Rally Finland Jari-Matti Latvala took control of Rally Finland with a dominant display on Saturday to put some breathing space between himself and team-mate Sebastien Ogier. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 20:41:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0801/718720-rally-finland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0801/718720-rally-finland/ Legatissimo records smooth win in Nassau Stakes Legatissimo claimed the Qatar Nassau Stakes at Glorious Goodwood as the 2-1 favourite ran out a most impressive winner. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 18:22:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718689-legatissimo-records-smooth-success-in-nassau-stake/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718689-legatissimo-records-smooth-success-in-nassau-stake/ In-form Dettori celebrates Goodwood sprint double Frankie Dettori's season to remember got even better as Magical Memory provided the resurgent rider with a first victory in the Qatar Stewards' Cup at Glorious Goodwood on a day when he sealed top rider of the week honours for the fifth time. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 19:35:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718715-in-form-dettori-celebrates-goodwood-sprint-double/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718715-in-form-dettori-celebrates-goodwood-sprint-double/ Warren the sole Scot to reach Murcar semis Second seed Marc Warren overcame an injury scare and one of the most bizarre matches of his career to keep hopes of a Scottish victory alive in the Saltire Energy Paul Lawrie Matchplay at Murcar Links Golf Club in Aberdeen. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 20:26:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0801/718667-michael-hoey/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0801/718667-michael-hoey/ Valyssa Monterg proves super-sub for Mullins Valyssa Monterg and Argentino came off the reserves' bench to give Willie Mullins a one-two in the Ladbrokes Handicap Hurdle at Galway. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 19:20:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718713-galway-reserves/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0801/718713-galway-reserves/ Suzann Pettersen stays in British Open hunt Norway's Suzann Pettersen recovered from a poor start to her third round to remain firmly in contention for a third Major title in the Ricoh Women's British Open. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 20:21:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0801/718719-suzann-pettersen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0801/718719-suzann-pettersen/ Camogie round-up: Wins for Dublin and Cork Dublin will play Wexford in Monday's Liberty Insurance senior camogie quarter-final after a thrilling 1-11 to 0-12 play-off victory over Clare while Cork routed Tipperary 2-17 to 0-10 to make the semi-finals. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 22:36:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0801/718710-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0801/718710-dublin/ Wenger plays down Mourinho grudge factor Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger insists he remains unfazed by his inability to register a single victory over Jose Mourinho in 13 attempts. Sat, 1 Aug 2015 15:24:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718687-wenger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0801/718687-wenger/