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, 28 Apr 2017 22:27:58 +0100 Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:27:58 +0100 Sport News Cork extend lead at the top with 11th successive win A consolation goal from Bray Wanderers caused a few jitters among the home supporters, but Cork City were not to be denied an 11th successive league win at Turner's Cross. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 23:04:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871235-cork-city-bray-wanderers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871235-cork-city-bray-wanderers/ Leinster overcome lights failure to edge past Glasgow Leinster squashed Glasgow's faint Guinness PRO12 play-off bid as Joey Carbery's 74th-minute penalty saw the hosts triumph 31-30 in thrilling fashion. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:27:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0428/871272-leinster-glasgow/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0428/871272-leinster-glasgow/ Wicklow Brave surprises in Punchestown Champion Hurdle Wicklow Brave was a surprise winner of Betdaq Punchestown Champion Hurdle. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:28:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0428/871213-wicklow-brave-surprises-in-punchestown-champion-hurdle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0428/871213-wicklow-brave-surprises-in-punchestown-champion-hurdle/ Chloe and Sam Magee create history Donegal pair Chloe and Sam Magee have created history by winning Ireland's first ever medal at the European Badminton Championships in Denmark. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:29:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2017/0428/871210-chloe-and-sam-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2017/0428/871210-chloe-and-sam-win/ Airtricity wrap: Galway stun Dundalk, Sligo draw away Rock bottom Galway claimed the scalp of reigning champions Dundalk for their first win of the campaign, Bohs saw off FInn Harps while four of tonight's games ended in a draw. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:48:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871240-airtricity-wrap/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871240-airtricity-wrap/ Higgins takes control in semi and eyes Selby showdown John Higgins believes he will be facing one of the greats if he and Mark Selby reach the Betfred World Championship final. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:30:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2017/0428/871231-john-higgins/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2017/0428/871231-john-higgins/ Shanhan strikes late as Galway stun Dundalk Gary Shanahan's injury time winner secured Galway United their first win of the season to leave Dundalk's hopes of a fourth successive league title teetering on the brink. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 21:52:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871238-galway-united-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871238-galway-united-dundalk/ Bacardys seals Grade 1 double for Willie Mullins Bacardys provided Willie and Patrick Mullins with a big-race double after a thrilling conclusion to the Tattersalls Ireland Champion Novice Hurdle at Punchestown. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:29:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0428/871226-bacardys/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0428/871226-bacardys/ Game of the Week: Dublin v Galway Under-21 football Between them Dublin and Galway have shared half of the football All-Irelands won at the Under-21 grade over the past 16 seasons. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:32:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0428/871058-gotw-dub-galway-21/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0428/871058-gotw-dub-galway-21/ Sligo claim a point against Drogs as Lyttle era begins Gerard Lyttle's Sligo Rovers secured a hard-earned 1-1 draw in his first game in charge as Drogheda United failed to make the most of their dominance at United Park. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:22:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871237-drogheda-united-sligo-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871237-drogheda-united-sligo-rovers/ Bohemians beat ill-disciplined Finn Harps An own goal and a stunning strike from Oscar Brennan - his first goal for the club - got Bohemians back on track with a 2-0 win over Finn Harps, who saw manager Ollie Horgan and midfielder Barry Molloy sent off at Dalymount Park. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:27:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871234-bohemians-finn-harps/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871234-bohemians-finn-harps/ Pro12 teams: Erasmus calls on A Team for Italian job Director of Rugby Rassie Erasmus makes ten changes for Munster's return to Pro12 action as the province take on Treviso at Stadio Mongio on Saturday. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 19:15:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0428/871090-pro12-teams-three-changes-for-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0428/871090-pro12-teams-three-changes-for-ulster/ Tosi ensures Limerick leave Tallaght with a point A dramatic last-minute equaliser from Rodrigo Tosi in earned Limerick the point they needed to stay fourth in the Premier Division at Tallaght Stadium. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:07:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871239-shamrock-rovers-limerick/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871239-shamrock-rovers-limerick/ 'It takes two to tango' - Joshua; Katie weighs in Anthony Joshua weighed a career-heaviest 17st 12lbs 10oz as he dismissed as a "lie" challenger Wladimir Klitschko's claim the reason their Wembley Stadium fight is so big is because of him. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 17:05:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0428/871189-it-takes-two-to-tango-joshua-katie-taylor-makes-we/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2017/0428/871189-it-takes-two-to-tango-joshua-katie-taylor-makes-we/ LOI Digest: Can Bray halt the Cork City express? Cork City's home clash with Bray Wanderers is the main event as the Leesiders look to maintain their remarkable 100 per cent start to the season. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 20:17:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871060-loi-digest-can-bray-halt-the-cork-city-express/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0428/871060-loi-digest-can-bray-halt-the-cork-city-express/ Leading Roscommon GAA figure Donie Shine Snr has died Roscommon GAA great Donie Shine has died following a battle with illness. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 16:59:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0428/871191-donie-shine-snr-rip/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0428/871191-donie-shine-snr-rip/ Sharapova one win from French Open qualifiers Maria Sharapova needs just one more win to book her place in French Open qualifying after beating Anett Kontaveit to reach the semi-finals of the Porsche Grand Prix. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:59:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0428/871169-sharapova-french-qualifiers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0428/871169-sharapova-french-qualifiers/ Selby hits the front against Ding at the Crucible Mark Selby hit the front in his Betfred World Championship semi-final against Ding Junhui after dominating the second session. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 14:46:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2017/0428/871139-selby/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2017/0428/871139-selby/ Ilie Nastase issues apology for Fed Cup comments Ilie Nastase has issued an apology for his conduct during Romania's fiery Fed Cup tie against Great Britain last weekend. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:29:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0428/871155-ilie-nastase-issues-apology/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0428/871155-ilie-nastase-issues-apology/ Power starts well at team event in New Orleans Seamus Power sits four shots off the lead after the opening round foursomes matches at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 15:27:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0428/871089-power-starts-well-at-team-event-in-new-orleans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2017/0428/871089-power-starts-well-at-team-event-in-new-orleans/