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, 26 Aug 2016 22:50:32 +0100 Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:50:32 +0100 Sport News Cooper named to start for Kerry against Dublin Colm Cooper returns to the Kerry line-up for Sunday's clash with Dublin as boss Eamonn Fitzmaurice makes just one change to the side that beat Clare. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 00:01:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812268-kerry-dublin-teams-for-all-ireland-semi-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812268-kerry-dublin-teams-for-all-ireland-semi-final/ Dundalk extend lead at top with win over Wexford The 18th goal of David McMillan's season got Dundalk back to winning ways domestically to move the champions four points clear at the top of the Premier Division table after a 1-0 win in Wexford. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:50:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812273-wexford-youths-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812273-wexford-youths-dundalk/ 'Excited' McIlroy content with Barclays form Rory McIlroy showed signs of improvement as he continued his comeback from an ankle injury with a two-under-par round on day two at The Barclays. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:58:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0826/812276-rory-mcilroy-encouraged-by-barclays-second-round/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0826/812276-rory-mcilroy-encouraged-by-barclays-second-round/ Cork thump Longford to get back to winning ways Cork City gave their fading Premier Division title hopes a boost by recording a comprehensive 5-2 win over Longford Town at Turner's Cross. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:27:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812269-cork-city-longford-town/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812269-cork-city-longford-town/ Quirke: Moran has point to prove against Fenton Former Kerry midfielder Micheál Quirke admits there is huge uncertainty around the current Kerry team ahead of Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final, but feels the Kingdom have the motivational advantage against Dublin. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:48:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812174-quirke-moran-has-point-to-prove-against-fenton/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812174-quirke-moran-has-point-to-prove-against-fenton/ Kenny: Dundalk are 'even match' for Europa rivals Dundalk boss Stephen Kenny admits it is a big step up for his side after they were drawn against Zenit, AZ Alkmaar and Maccabi Tel-Aviv in the Europa League. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:28:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812133-tough/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812133-tough/ Byrne strike seals derby bragging rights for Bohs A rare moment of quality from Kurtis Byrne proved the difference as Bohemians edged out St Patrick's Athletic in a dour game at Richmond Park. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:11:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812270-st-patricks-athletic-bohemians/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812270-st-patricks-athletic-bohemians/ Hoops keep up Europe push with win over Harps Shamrock Rovers kept up their push for a place in Europe with a routine 2-0 win over Finn Harps at Finn Park. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:31:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812272-finn-harps-shamrock-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812272-finn-harps-shamrock-rovers/ Lowry cards 65 to keep Ryder Cup hopes alive A blistering round of 65 from Shane Lowry kept alive his faint hopes of a Ryder Cup wildcard inclusion, while Paul Dunne is the best of the Irish after the second round the Made of Denmark Tournament. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:14:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0826/812262-lowry-shoots-65-to-keep-ryder-cup-hopes-alive/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0826/812262-lowry-shoots-65-to-keep-ryder-cup-hopes-alive/ EPL team news: Arter may be picked for Cherries There's is a full programme of Premier League fixtures over the weekend - get the latest team news here. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 23:37:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812226-premier-league-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812226-premier-league-team-news/ Grant Thornton to carry out OCI ticketing review The Olympic Council of Ireland has appointed auditors Grant Thornton to conduct an independent review of its handling of ticketing arrangements for the Rio Olympics. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 21:27:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0826/812067-rio-olympics-tickets/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0826/812067-rio-olympics-tickets/ Republic of Ireland Under-21 squad named Manger Noel King has named the Republic of Ireland Under-21 squad for next month's European Under-21 Championship qualifying fixtures against Slovenia and Serbia. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:44:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812235-republic-of-ireland-under-21/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812235-republic-of-ireland-under-21/ Bravo to sit out Manchester City match Claudio Bravo will not be rushed straight into the Manchester City side for their Premier League clash with West Ham this weekend. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:04:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812216-claudio-bravo-manchester-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812216-claudio-bravo-manchester-city/ At a glance: Championship weekend The sold out signs are up at Croke ahead of Sunday's eagerly awaited All-Ireland SFC semi-final between age-old rivals Dublin and Kerry. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 20:22:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812168-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812168-at-a-glance-championship-weekend/ Documentary on One focus on Fitzgerald Is the public perception of Davy Fitzgerald very different to who he really is? Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:41:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812134-davy-fitzgerald/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812134-davy-fitzgerald/ Seagulls swoop for Ireland defender Duffy Republic of Ireland and Blackburn defender Shane Duffy has become Championship side Brighton's record signing. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:33:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812152-shane-duffy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812152-shane-duffy/ Chelsea boss concerned over lack of transfers Chelsea boss Antonio Conte fears he could be left frustrated in his bid to strengthen the Blues squad before the transfer window closes. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:41:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812184-chelsea-boss/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812184-chelsea-boss/ RTÉ to show Hoops' games with Pat's and Cork The Dublin derby between Shamrock Rovers and St Patrick's Athletic will be broadcast live on RTÉ2 next Friday. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 17:20:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812230-shamrock-rovers-st-patricks-athletic-rte2-live/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812230-shamrock-rovers-st-patricks-athletic-rte2-live/ Mourinho paves way for Schweinsteiger exit Jose Mourinho has emphasised it will be "very difficult" for Bastian Schweinsteiger to play for Manchester United this season - and had a dig back at Karl-Heinz Rummenigge following the Bayern Munich chairman's criticism of how he has handled the player. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 14:34:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812180-schweinsteiger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0826/812180-schweinsteiger/ Family 'gravely concerned' over Hickey detention The family of Pat Hickey, who is being held by Rio police in relation to alleged mis-selling of tickets for the Olympic Games, say they are gravely concerned about his health and continued detention in Brazil. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 22:07:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0826/812179-pat-hickey-rio-olympics/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0826/812179-pat-hickey-rio-olympics/