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 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:21:54 +0100 Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:21:54 +0100 Sport News Super-sub Long ensures Ireland draw with Poland An injury-time equaliser from substitute Shane Long helped the Republic of Ireland fight back for a well-earned 1-1 draw against Poland in tonight's Euro 2016 qualifier at the Aviva Stadium. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:25:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690703-ireland-strike-late-to-claim-draw-against-poland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690703-ireland-strike-late-to-claim-draw-against-poland/ Martin O'Neill: We deserved at least a draw Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill believes his charges fully deserved their 1-1 draw against Poland in their Euro 2016 qualifying Group D encounter at the Aviva Stadium. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:21:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690712-martin-oneill-we-deserved-at-least-a-draw/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690712-martin-oneill-we-deserved-at-least-a-draw/ VIDEO: Shane Long scores dramatic late goal Watch Shane Long's injury-time equaliser against Poland, which was enough to secure a point for Martin O'Neill's Republic of Ireland side. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:36:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690706-video-long-equalises-for-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690706-video-long-equalises-for-ireland/ Last-gasp Cats cling onto top-flight status An injury-time time winner from Cillian Buckley ensured defending champions Kilkenny edged a compelling relegation play-off to retain their Division 1A status in Nowlan Park. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:26:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690625-kilkenny-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690625-kilkenny-clare/ VIDEO: Analysis of Ireland's draw with Poland Watch John Giles, Liam Brady and Eamon Dunphy give their analysis of the Republic of Ireland's dramatic draw against Poland. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:37:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690711-video/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690711-video/ Rebels rally to book semi-final date with Dubs Cork came from six points behind at half-time to book a place in the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals with a 0-18 to 0-14 win over Wexford at Páirc Uí Rinn. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:43:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690627-cork-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690627-cork-wexford/ Euro 2016 round-up: Portugal beat Serbia to go top Portugal claimed their third successive win in Euro 2016 qualifying Group I by edging out Serbia 2-1 at Estadio da Luz in Lisbon. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 00:02:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690710-euro-2016-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690710-euro-2016-round-up/ Northern Ireland bag significant win over Finland Kyle Lafferty, undervalued by Norwich but indispensable to Northern Ireland, scored a brilliant brace to see off Finland 2-1 and stoke his country's burgeoning Euro 2016 dream. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:24:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690682-northern-ireland-claim-massive-win-over-finland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690682-northern-ireland-claim-massive-win-over-finland/ Kelly capitalises on Boyle puncture in Roscommon Donagh Kelly triumphed in the second round of the Triton Showers National Rally Championship as he steered his Ford Focus WRC car to a dramatic victory in the Midland Moto Rally in Roscommon. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:17:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/irish/2015/0329/690694-kelly_midland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/irish/2015/0329/690694-kelly_midland/ Rossi wins in Qatar with Laverty finishing 18th MotoGP great Valentino Rossi won the Qatar season-opener for Yamaha on Sunday with Italian riders sweeping the podium places, and Ireland's Eugene Laverty finishing 18th in maiden event. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:49:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0329/690698-rossi-wins-in-qatar-with-laverty-finishing-18th/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/motorbikes/2015/0329/690698-rossi-wins-in-qatar-with-laverty-finishing-18th/ Ramsay wins in Morroco, Phelan is joint third Scotland's Richie Ramsay recovered from seeing a three-shot lead disappear in the space of two holes to win his third European Tour title in the Hassan Trophy on Sunday, with Ireland's Kevin Phelan finishing in third place. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:25:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2015/0329/690677-ramsay-wins-in-morroco-phelan-takes-third/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2015/0329/690677-ramsay-wins-in-morroco-phelan-takes-third/ VIDEO: Dunphy slams Irish first-half effort Eamon Dunphy has described Ireland's effort level as non-existent after their first half performance against Poland at Aviva Stadium. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 21:45:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690700-dunphy-ireland-effort-is-non-existent/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0329/690700-dunphy-ireland-effort-is-non-existent/ Germany pick up the points away to Georgia Germany picked up a comfortable if not impressive 2-0 win over Georgia to move into a share of top spot in Euro 2016 qualifying Group D. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:27:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690685-germany-pick-up-the-points-away-to-georgia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690685-germany-pick-up-the-points-away-to-georgia/ Ramone causes a huge shock at HQ curtain-raiser Bill Farrell claimed the biggest success of his training career on the first day of the Flat season at the Curragh as unconsidered 100-1 shot Ramone clinched a shock victory in the Lodge Park Stud EBF Park Express Stakes. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:13:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0329/690648-state-of-emergency-wins-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0329/690648-state-of-emergency-wins-at-the-curragh/ Waterford blow Galway away at windswept Walsh Park Waterford advanced to an Allianz Hurling League semi-final clash with Tipperary following a comprehensive 0-20 to 0-12 win over Galway at a windswept Walsh Park. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:39:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690628-waterford-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690628-waterford-galway/ Clifford grabs scratch gold in the Netherlands Ireland's Eoghan Clifford has won the C1-3 scratch race at the UCI Para-cycling Track World Championships in Apeldoorn in the Netherlands. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:39:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0329/690667-cycling/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0329/690667-cycling/ C&S UCC Demons end season unbeaten C&S UCC Demons have created Irish basketball history by becoming the first side ever to remain undefeated for an entire season. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:39:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/basketball/2015/0329/690696-cs-ucc-demons-end-season-unbeaten/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/basketball/2015/0329/690696-cs-ucc-demons-end-season-unbeaten/ Wright finds extra gear to win Cup for Banbridge Jamie Wright struck two minutes into silver-goal extra-time to end Banbridge's 29-year wait for the Irish Senior Cup title, thrashing home from mid-circle for a famous 2-1 win at Belfield. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:06:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/hockey/2015/0329/690691-wright-finds-extra-gear-to-win-cup-for-banbridge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/hockey/2015/0329/690691-wright-finds-extra-gear-to-win-cup-for-banbridge/ Cork make ladies' football league final Eamonn Ryan's Cork advanced to the Tesco Ladies' National Football League Division 1 semi-finals by regaining top spot on Sunday. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:23:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/ladies/2015/0329/690692-cork-make-ladies-football-league-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/ladies/2015/0329/690692-cork-make-ladies-football-league-final/ Scotland knock Gibraltar for six Steven Fletcher netted Scotland's first hat-trick for 46 years as Gordon Strachan's men bounced back from the shock of conceding Gibraltar's first competitive goal to record a 6-1 European Championship qualifying win at Hampden. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:34:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690683-scotland-knock-gibraltar-for-six/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/international/2015/0329/690683-scotland-knock-gibraltar-for-six/