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 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:30:40 +0000 Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:30:40 +0000 Sport News Dominant Taylor goes distance for fourth pro victory Katie Taylor passed the stiffest test of her fledgling professional career with flying colours as she won a convincing points victory over Bulgarian Milena Koleva in Manchester. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:53:52 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0325/862593-dominant-taylor-goes-distance-for-fourth-pro-victory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0325/862593-dominant-taylor-goes-distance-for-fourth-pro-victory/ Dubs boss Gavin 'happy' with 21-point win As Dublin claimed the outright record for an unbeaten run in league and championship games, boss Jim Gavin declared himself "happy" with their 21-point win over Roscommon. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:30:40 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862602-dublin-roscommon-jim-gavin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862602-dublin-roscommon-jim-gavin/ Caulfield taking title charge one step at a time Plenty done, but a long road ahead - that was the message from Cork City boss John Caulfield after his side made it six wins from six games with defeat of Dundalk at a heaving Turner's Cross. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:03:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862583-john-caulfield/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862583-john-caulfield/ Connacht fail to punish 14-man Glasgow Connacht's hopes of making a late run to earn a place in next season's Champions Cup took a major blow at at Scotstoun, as Glasgow Warriors powered to a 35-24 bonus-point win. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:38:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0325/862502-glasgow-connacht/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0325/862502-glasgow-connacht/ 35 not out - Swaggering Dubs set new unbeaten record Jim Gavin's imperious Dublin side shattered Kerry's 84-year-old unbeaten record in league and championship with a Croke Park stroll past Roscommon on Saturday night. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 21:21:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862509-dublin-v-roscommon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862509-dublin-v-roscommon/ Wales 'can fill Bale void' against Serbia Chris Gunter believes Wales will prove they are not a one-man band when they attempt to keep their World Cup qualification hopes alive without Gareth Bale. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:33:52 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862607-wales-can/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862607-wales-can/ Crolla outclassed but goes the distance with Linares Anthony Crolla has failed in his bid to regain the WBA lightweight title after losing to Jorge Linares via a unanimous points decision in their rematch in Manchester. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:54:28 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0325/862610-crolla-linares/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0325/862610-crolla-linares/ World Cup review: Wins for Portugal, Sweden and France There were wins for Sweden, France and Portugal in tonight's World Cup qualifiers. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:52:51 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862606-world-cup-review/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862606-world-cup-review/ Division 3 football wrap: Armagh stay in promotion hunt Armagh stay on the rise, while Laois pick up a crucial victory in their survival mission. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:26:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862510-division-3-4-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862510-division-3-4-wrap/ Rahm rampage continues at World Match Play Spain's Jon Rahm stormed into the semi-finals of the WGC-Dell Technologies Match Play with a 7&5 victory over Soren Kjeldsen. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:21:38 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0325/862600-mathc-play/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0325/862600-mathc-play/ Staunton stamps her class all over Croke Park Cora Staunton was the match-winner on her first appearance at Croke Park since 2008 as Mayo saw off Dublin to pick up their second win of the Lidl Ladies National Football League Division 1 campaign. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:26:09 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862578-staunton-stamps-her-class-all-over-croke-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0325/862578-staunton-stamps-her-class-all-over-croke-park/ 'Beef' Johnston gets himself in mix at Puerto Rico Open England's Andrew 'Beef' Johnston is two shots off the lead heading into the final day of the Puerto Rico Open after a superb third round of 66. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:40:08 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0325/862605-beef-johnston-gets-himself-in-mix-at-puerto-rico-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0325/862605-beef-johnston-gets-himself-in-mix-at-puerto-rico-open/ SSE Airtricity League wrap: Saints, Cork & Bohs prevail Cork City make a title statement, St Pat's come out on top in the Dublin derby, Bohs edge out Drogheda, Limerick plunder the spoils in Bray and Finn harps see off Sligo Rovers. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:28:31 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862516-sse-airtricity-premier-division-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862516-sse-airtricity-premier-division-wrap/ At a glance: Sunday's Allianz Football League action It's the penultimate round of games in the 2017 league and there's still an awful lot to play for in each of the four divisions, writes James McMahon. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 23:26:35 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0321/861444-at-a-glance-weekends-allianz-football-league-action/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0321/861444-at-a-glance-weekends-allianz-football-league-action/ Team Ireland make heroic return from Winter Games Team Ireland proudly touched down at Dublin Airport on Saturday after their superb showing at the Special Olympics Winter Games in Austria. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:12:55 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2017/0325/862576-team-ireland-make-heroic-return-from-winter-games/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2017/0325/862576-team-ireland-make-heroic-return-from-winter-games/ Ireland v Wales Talking Points: Coleman concern As the dust settles on last night's bruising encounter at the Aviva Stadium we reflect on the main talking points and look forward to Ireland's chances of reaching the 2018 World Cup. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:53:56 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862555-ireland-v-wales-talking-points-coleman-concern/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862555-ireland-v-wales-talking-points-coleman-concern/ Ross Molony edges Leinster to gritty RDS victory Ross Molony's 66th-minute try saw Leinster squeeze past Cardiff Blues for a nervy 22-21 Guinness Pro12 win at a sunny RDS. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 17:31:44 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0325/862501-leinster-cardiff/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0325/862501-leinster-cardiff/ Late drama sees Harps claim win over Sligo Finn Harps claimed bragging rights in the north west as Ciaran O'Connor's 94th-minute winner saw the Donegal men beat Sligo Rovers 2-1 at Finn Park. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 22:12:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862601-late-drama-sees-harps-claim-win-over-sligo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862601-late-drama-sees-harps-claim-win-over-sligo/ Karl Sheppard on the double as Cork City stay unbeaten Karl Sheppard's brace propelled Cork City six points clear at the top of the SSE Airtricity League as they maintained their recent sequence of good results over champions Dundalk. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 20:29:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862511-cork-city-v-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862511-cork-city-v-dundalk/ O'Hanlon the hero as Saints get first win of season Substitute Josh O'Hanlon scored with his first touch to prove St Patrick's Athletic's saviour with a dramatic winner against 10-man Shamrock Rovers just seconds after his introduction at Richmond Park. Sat, 25 Mar 2017 19:51:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862512-st-pats-v-shamrock-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0325/862512-st-pats-v-shamrock-rovers/