RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport paralymipcs http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:08:41 +0100 Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:08:41 +0100 Sport News Henry handball no longer an issue, says Shane Long Shane Long has dismissed the notion that Ireland will be gunning for revenge over the Thierry Henry handball incident from 2009 when they take on France in the last 16 of the Euros in Lyon on Sunday. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 15:27:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797960-henry-handball-not-an-issue-says-shane-long/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797960-henry-handball-not-an-issue-says-shane-long/ Dundalk leave it late to see off Saints Goals from Ciaran Kilduff and Ronan Finn ensured SSE Airtricity League leaders Dundalk made a winning return to action following the mid-season break, securing a 2-0 victory. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:08:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798051-dundalk-st-pats/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798051-dundalk-st-pats/ Nothing short of series triumph will satisfy Best Rory Best says Ireland have no intention of 'hiding behind' their historic first test victory over South Africa, and is determined to lead the country to one of its greatest performances in this weekend's series decider. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:02:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/797995-best-final-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/797995-best-final-test/ O'Neill expects 'cup-tie' mood against Wales Michael O'Neill claims Northern Ireland and Wales will serve up a "good old-fashioned cup-tie" in the French capital and he wants his players to feed off the hype surrounding the last-16 tie. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 20:29:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798044-oneill-wales/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798044-oneill-wales/ GAA Digest: Dublin unchanged for Meath clash The Dublin side to face Meath in Sunday's Leinster Senior Football Championship quarter-final shows no changes from the team that started against Laois the last day. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 23:06:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0624/798033-gaa-digest-gillespie/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0624/798033-gaa-digest-gillespie/ Roy Keane: Let's hope the pressure gets to France Republic of Ireland assistant manager Roy Keane said the victory over Italy to reach the last-16 of the European Championship was just rewards for their loyal supporters. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 13:03:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797885-roy-keane/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797885-roy-keane/ Galway peg back Bohs to share Dalymount spoils Ryan Connolly's long-range strike earned visiting Galway a well-earned point against Bohemians at Dalymount Park this evening. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:56:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798055-bohs-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798055-bohs-galway/ Three-way tie for lead at BMW International Open Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat hit a superb eight-under-par 64 to join Henrik Stenson and Raphael Jacquelin at the top of the leaderboard at the BMW International Open, but Masters champion Danny Willett failed to make the cut. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:13:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0624/798042-three-way-tie-for-lead-at/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0624/798042-three-way-tie-for-lead-at/ Rovers and City finish deadlocked at Tallaght Shamrock Rovers and Cork City had to settle for a share of the spoils at they finished locked in a 0-0 stalemate following their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash at Tallaght Stadium on Friday evening. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:34:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798058-shamrovers-cork-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798058-shamrovers-cork-city/ Boyle's early strike enough for Derry Derry City weren't at their best but did enough to see off a spirited Wexford Youths to secure three points on their return to league action after the mid-season break. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:13:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798056-derry-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798056-derry-city/ Switzerland coach feeling confident Switzerland are confident they can beat Poland to qualify for the quarter-finals at Euro 2016 after reaching the tournament's knockout stages for the first time, according to coach Vladimir Petkovic. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 18:15:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798018-switzerland-coach-feeling-confident-ahead/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798018-switzerland-coach-feeling-confident-ahead/ Harps win leaves Longford in even deeper trouble Josh Mailey and Tony McNamee scored their first league goals of the season to bring Finn Harps their first away win of the Premier Division campaign at the City Calling Stadium, beating Longford Town 2-0. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:43:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798060-longford-finn-harps/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798060-longford-finn-harps/ Rio doping lab suspended ahead of Olympics The World Anti-Doping Agency has suspended Rio's new laboratory just six weeks before the start of the Olympics, plunging plans to deter cheats this summer into crisis. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:17:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0624/798050-rio-doping-lab/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/olympics/2016/0624/798050-rio-doping-lab/ Bray earn point in debut under Harry Kenny Harry Kenny saw his Bray Wanderers side pick up a valuable point in his first competitive game in charge as the Wicklow side played out a dull 0-0 draw with Sligo Rovers at the Showgrounds. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 22:05:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798057-sligorovers-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0624/798057-sligorovers-bray/ Ward in race to be fit for French showdown Republic of Ireland boss Martin O'Neill has a major fitness concern over full-back Stephen Ward ahead of Sunday's Euro 2016 clash with hosts France. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 10:55:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797881-ward-in-race-to-be-fit-for-french-showdown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/797881-ward-in-race-to-be-fit-for-french-showdown/ Ronaldo is ready to catch fire, claims Nani Cristiano Ronaldo is ready to take Euro 2016 by storm, according to his Portugal strike partner Nani. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:15:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798013-croatia-portugal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798013-croatia-portugal/ Lille groundsmen place their faith in Dutch grass French ground staff are rapidly trying to relay the controversial pitch at Lille's Pierre Mauroy stadium with Dutch turf in time for Germany's last-16 clash with Slovakia at Euro 2016 on Sunday. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:09:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798003-lille-groundsmen-place-their-faith-in-dutch-grass/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798003-lille-groundsmen-place-their-faith-in-dutch-grass/ Wales have learned their lessons from defeat Chris Coleman has promised Wales will learn the lessons of their defeat to England in their Euro 2016 showdown with Northern Ireland. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:17:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798011-coleman-ni/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/euro-2016/2016/0624/798011-coleman-ni/ Ireland unchanged in bid for Under-20 glory Ireland have named an unchanged side for their World Under-20 Championship final against England. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 17:40:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/798017-under-20/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/798017-under-20/ Farrell urges Ireland to take series opportunity Andy Farrell says the defensive role he has within the Irish team management has met expectations and admitted it would be "fantastic" to end his first tour with a series victory against South Africa. Fri, 24 Jun 2016 16:28:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/798001-farrell-urges-fantastic-ireland-to-seal-series/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0624/798001-farrell-urges-fantastic-ireland-to-seal-series/