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 Tue, 30 May 2017 12:19:18 +0100 Tue, 30 May 2017 12:19:18 +0100 Sport News Boxing officials to meet Minister over selection row Irish amateur boxing officials have been summoned to the office of the Minister for Sport in a bid to iron out selection problems for next month's European Boxing Championships in Ukraine, along with other issues. Tue, 30 May 2017 13:31:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0530/878919-boxing-officials-to-meet-minister-over-selection-row/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0530/878919-boxing-officials-to-meet-minister-over-selection-row/ RTÉ Sport to broadcast 10 Lions commentaries RTÉ Sport will broadcast full live and exclusive radio commentary on all 10 of the British and Irish Lions rugby matches on the tour of New Zealand. Tue, 30 May 2017 12:19:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878952-rte-sport-to-broadcast-10-lions-commentaries/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878952-rte-sport-to-broadcast-10-lions-commentaries/ Leinster reward Cullen progress with contract extension Leinster have announced that head coach Leo Cullen has signed a contract extension that will see him lead the province through the 2018/19 season. Tue, 30 May 2017 10:29:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878904-leinster-reward-cullen-progress-with-two-year-extension/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878904-leinster-reward-cullen-progress-with-two-year-extension/ Liverpool announce pre-season friendly in Dublin Liverpool have followed Manchester United in scheduling a pre-season friendly in the Aviva Stadium this summer. Tue, 30 May 2017 13:26:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878981-liverpool-announce-pre-season-friendly-in-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878981-liverpool-announce-pre-season-friendly-in-dublin/ Zidane still undecided on Bale-Isco dilemma Zinedine Zidane will not be moved by public opinion when he comes to choose between Gareth Bale and Isco for Champions League final starting berth Tue, 30 May 2017 14:08:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878998-zidane-still-undecided-on-bale-isco-dilemma/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878998-zidane-still-undecided-on-bale-isco-dilemma/ Tipp goalkeeper Comerford hit with 12-week ban Tipperary goalkeeper Evan Comerford has been handed a whopping 12-week suspension following an incident in a club game last week. Tue, 30 May 2017 11:33:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0530/878913-tipp-goalkeeper-comerford-hit-with-12-week-ban/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0530/878913-tipp-goalkeeper-comerford-hit-with-12-week-ban/ Woods sorry for arrest, blames 'reaction to medication' Tiger Woods has apologised for his arrest on suspicion of drink-driving - but claims alcohol was not involved. Tue, 30 May 2017 09:23:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0530/878849-woods-apologises-blames-arrest-on-medication/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0530/878849-woods-apologises-blames-arrest-on-medication/ Wenger set for two more years at Arsenal Arsene Wenger has verbally agreed a new two-year contract to remain Arsenal manager until at least 2019, with a formal announcement expected on Wednesday Tue, 30 May 2017 13:24:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878993-wenger-set-for-two-more-years-at-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878993-wenger-set-for-two-more-years-at-arsenal/ Dortmund dispense with Tuchel's services Thomas Tuchel has left his position as coach of Borussia Dortmund, the club have announced. Tue, 30 May 2017 12:51:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878984-dortmund-dispense-with/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878984-dortmund-dispense-with/ Ulster snaffle Springbok back row Deysel Ulster have announced the signing of Springbok back row Jean Deysel on a two-year deal. Tue, 30 May 2017 11:43:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878932-ulster-sign/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878932-ulster-sign/ City chief dismisses 'ridiculous' talk of Aguero exit Manchester City chairman Khaldoon Al Mubarak has stressed Sergio Aguero's place in the squad is an "absolute must" and dismissed "ridiculous" speculation about the Argentina striker's future. Tue, 30 May 2017 11:56:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878946-city-chief-dismisses-ridiculous-talk-of-aguero-exit/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878946-city-chief-dismisses-ridiculous-talk-of-aguero-exit/ O'Neill urges fringe men to make US land of opportunity Martin O'Neill eased any fears over Shane Duffy and Eunan O'Kane after their minor road accident on Sunday and urged the Republic of Ireland's fringe men to make the United States their land of opportunity. Tue, 30 May 2017 09:41:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0529/878812-oneill-urges-duffy-to-make-us-his-land-of-opportunity/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0529/878812-oneill-urges-duffy-to-make-us-his-land-of-opportunity/ Hansen critical of Lions' late arrival Steve Hansen has cast doubt on the British and Irish Lions' schedule ahead of their three-Test series against New Zealand. Tue, 30 May 2017 06:53:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878847-hansen-critical-of-lions-late-arrival/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0530/878847-hansen-critical-of-lions-late-arrival/ 'Hero' Wagner backed to remain at Huddersfield Huddersfield full-back Chris Lowe believes David Wagner will reject any summer approaches to stay at a club where the head coach has become a "hero". Tue, 30 May 2017 09:24:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878883-hero-wagner-backed-to-remain-at-huddersfield/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878883-hero-wagner-backed-to-remain-at-huddersfield/ Parting of the ways for Spalletti and Roma Roma have parted company with coach Luciano Spalletti, the Italian club have announced. Tue, 30 May 2017 10:21:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878899-parting-of-the-ways-for-spalletti-and-roma/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878899-parting-of-the-ways-for-spalletti-and-roma/ LOI Digest: Hoops play host to high-flying Bray Tuesday evening sees one game in the Airtricity League Premier Division, with Shamrock Rovers hosting Bray Wanderers at Tallaght Stadium, kick-off 8pm. Tue, 30 May 2017 09:33:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878875-loi-digest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878875-loi-digest/ No place for Steven Fletcher in Scotland squad Striker Steven Fletcher is one of five players cut from Gordon Strachan's initial 29-man Scotland squad to face England in a 2018 World Cup qualifier on 10 June. Tue, 30 May 2017 09:15:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878882-scotland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0530/878882-scotland/ Threadbare Dublin are on a tough road - Anthony Daly Anthony Daly believes Dublin hurling now has no choice but to stick with a young, inexperienced panel on a "tough road". Tue, 30 May 2017 08:07:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0529/878806-dublin-are-on-a-tough-road/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0529/878806-dublin-are-on-a-tough-road/ Paul Dunne qualifies for US Open Paul Dunne has secured a place in next month's US Open after coming through a marathon qualifying round in Walton Heath, England today. Mon, 29 May 2017 20:56:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0529/878813-paul-dunne-qualifies-for-us-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0529/878813-paul-dunne-qualifies-for-us-open/ Biggar insists competition for places can inspire Lions Dan Biggar says the pursuit of history is far more important than a selection battle for places as the British and Irish Lions head to New Zealand. Mon, 29 May 2017 22:48:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0529/878822-biggar-insists-competition-for-places-can-inspire-lions/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0529/878822-biggar-insists-competition-for-places-can-inspire-lions/