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, 25 Oct 2016 22:25:21 +0100 Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:25:21 +0100 Sport News John Delaney quits Olympic Council of Ireland role John Delaney has told the Olympic Council of Ireland that he is stepping down from his role as OCI vice president. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:05:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826854-john-delaney-quits-olympic-council-of-ireland-roll/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826854-john-delaney-quits-olympic-council-of-ireland-roll/ Five-star Pat's crush second-string Dundalk St Patrick's Athletic hit Dundalk for five as the Saints inflicted the heaviest defeat of Stephen Kenny's four years in charge of Dundalk in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division clash at Richmond Park. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:25:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826855-st-pats-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826855-st-pats-dundalk/ Sturridge double sinks Spurs Daniel Sturridge struck twice at Anfield to see off Tottenham and send Liverpool into the fifth round of the EFL Cup. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 22:00:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826861-liverpool-tottenham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826861-liverpool-tottenham/ Dunne backs Katie Taylor to turn professional Bernard Dunne believes the 'logical' next step for Katie Taylor is to turn professional, but believes here biggest decision will surround her choice of coach. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 20:17:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826852-dunne-backs-katie-taylor-to-turn-professional/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826852-dunne-backs-katie-taylor-to-turn-professional/ Sligo boss hits out at Dundalk team selection Sligo Rovers manager Dave Robertson has claimed that Dundalk's team selection in their 5-2 defeat away to St. Patrick's Athletic showed a lack of integrity. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:51:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826860-sligo-boss-hits-out-at-dundalk-team-selection/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826860-sligo-boss-hits-out-at-dundalk-team-selection/ Oxlade-Chamberlain double enough for Arsenal Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain staked a claim for a more regular involvement in the Arsenal side as he struck a brace to see off Reading in the fourth round of the EFL Cup. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:53:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826866-oxlade-chamberlain-double-enough-for-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826866-oxlade-chamberlain-double-enough-for-arsenal/ Carl Frampton reveals Las Vegas title defence Carl Frampton will defend his WBA world featherweight title against Leo Santa Cruz at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on 28 January next year. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:26:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826863-carl-frampton-reveals-las-vegas-title-defence/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826863-carl-frampton-reveals-las-vegas-title-defence/ Conor O'Brien hangs up hurl for Tipperary Conor O'Brien described wearing the Tipperary shirt as "a privilege and honour" after bringing the curtain down on his inter-county career. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:11:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826812-c/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826812-c/ EFL round-up: Norwich out on penalties Robbie Brady missed a penalty for Norwich as they lost out to Leeds United in a shoot-out at Elland Road, Newcastle put six past 10-man Preston and Hull shrugged off poor Premier League form to see off Bristol City. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 23:04:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826868-efl-round-up-hull-advance-as-magpies-run-riot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826868-efl-round-up-hull-advance-as-magpies-run-riot/ Thistlecrack eases to classy win on chasing debut Thistlecrack made the perfect start to his career over fences with a faultless display in the Aspen Waite Complete Business Growth Service Novices' Chase at Chepstow. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:59:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/1025/826793-thistlecrack-eases-to-classy-fences-debut/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/1025/826793-thistlecrack-eases-to-classy-fences-debut/ United's Bailly sidelined for two months Manchester United defender Eric Bailly is expecting to be sidelined for up to two months with a knee injury. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:32:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826835-uniteds-bailly-sidelined-for-two-months/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826835-uniteds-bailly-sidelined-for-two-months/ McClean slams 'silly and stupid' Shiels remarks Republic of Ireland winger James McClean has labelled Kenny Shiels' comments on the international side "silly", "stupid" and "ridiculous". Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:22:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826735-mcclean-slams-silly-and-stupid-shiels-remarks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826735-mcclean-slams-silly-and-stupid-shiels-remarks/ Taylor in negotiations to turn pro, says Hearn Katie Taylor is in negotiations to turn professional with the Matchroom team, promoter Eddie Hearn has told RTÉ Sport. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:49:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826710-katie-taylor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/1025/826710-katie-taylor/ Aki and Dillane commit futures to Connacht Last season's Pro12 player of the year Bundee Aki and Ireland second-row Ultan Dillane have given Connnacht a huge boost by committing their futures to the province. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 12:39:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/1025/826704-aki-and-dillane-commit-futures-to-connacht/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/1025/826704-aki-and-dillane-commit-futures-to-connacht/ Former Brazil captain Carlos Alberto dies Brazil's 1970 World Cup-winning captain Carlos Alberto has died aged 72, his former club Santos have announced. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 19:05:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826800-former-brazil-captain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826800-former-brazil-captain/ Ronnie O'Sullivan marches into last 16 in China Ronnie O'Sullivan advanced into the last 16 of the International Championship in Daqing, China on Tuesday with a 6-4 second-round victory over Kurt Maflin. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 16:48:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2016/1025/826808-osullivan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2016/1025/826808-osullivan/ Only 'fantastic offer' would tempt Horgan away Dundalk star Daryl Horgan says it would take a "fantastic offer" to tempt him away from the triple Premier Division champions. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:00:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826650-daryl-horgan-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826650-daryl-horgan-dundalk/ Lenihan: Schmidt re-appointment a game changer Donal Lenihan says the contract extension signed by Joe Schmidt is "brilliant for Irish rugby" and feared the Ireland head coach would leave his current role. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:06:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/1024/826565-donal-lenihan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/1024/826565-donal-lenihan/ Zidane defends Ronaldo from booing fans Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane does not understand why some fans have turned on Cristiano Ronaldo as the Portuguese striker struggles to end a barren streak. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 15:09:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826770-zidane-defends-ronaldo-from-booing-fans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826770-zidane-defends-ronaldo-from-booing-fans/ Chelsea boss dismisses Mourinho criticism Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has defended his touchline conduct, demanding he should be shown the same respect he has always shown others after Jose Mourinho's apparent disapproval. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:44:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826759-chelsea-boss-dismisses-mourinho-criticism/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/1025/826759-chelsea-boss-dismisses-mourinho-criticism/