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, 16 Mar 2018 22:00:57 +0000 Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:00:57 +0000 Sport News Bondi to Boston: Dropkick Doheny ready to rule world With a world title fight on the horizon, TJ Doheny is staying sharp with an eight rounder in Boston on St Patrick's Day. The Portlaoise boxer recalls the last ten years with Ed Leahy ahead of what should be a huge year for the exiled Irishman. Sat, 17 Mar 2018 00:56:41 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2018/0316/948137-bondi-to-boston-dropkick-doheny-ready-to-rule-world/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2018/0316/948137-bondi-to-boston-dropkick-doheny-ready-to-rule-world/ Big is beautiful as city slickers invade Croke Park There's something unusual about this year's All-Ireland club hurling final - it's between two big city clubs. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:00:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0312/946955-big-city-clubs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0312/946955-big-city-clubs/ Dundalk leave it very late to deny Waterford Dundalk had to dig deep to see off Waterford 1-0 at Oriel Park, a 94th-minute Garry Comerford own goal finally sinking the Blues. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:21:04 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948097-dundalk-leave-it-very-late-to-deny-waterford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948097-dundalk-leave-it-very-late-to-deny-waterford/ Rovers stay in touch at top beating sub-par Saints Kevin Toner put through his own net as Shamrock Rovers ran out deserved 1-0 winners over lacklustre St Patrick's Athletic at Tallaght Stadium on Friday night. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:30:41 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/947986-rovers-stay-in-touch-at-top-beating-sub-par-saints/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/947986-rovers-stay-in-touch-at-top-beating-sub-par-saints/ Twickenham factor standing in the way of Grand Slam Michael Glennon looks ahead to latest installment of the Ireland/England rivalry where both sides go into the Twickenham clash with very different objectives. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:49:35 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/947901-twickenham-factor-standing-in-the-way-of-grand-slam/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/947901-twickenham-factor-standing-in-the-way-of-grand-slam/ Stenson leads, Tiger struggles and Rory makes the cut Stenson and DeChambeau lead the way on eleven under with McIlroy six shots back and Woods on minus four. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 23:07:48 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2018/0316/948135-stenson-mcilroy-woods/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2018/0316/948135-stenson-mcilroy-woods/ Limerick and Cork share the spoils on Shannonside Cork City's lead atop the Airtricity League Premier Division table was reduced to a point after they were held to a 1-1 draw by a battling Limerick at the Markets Field. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:33:41 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948096-limerick-and-cork-share-the-spoils-on-shannonside/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948096-limerick-and-cork-share-the-spoils-on-shannonside/ Derry again enjoying home comforts as they thump Bray Ten-man Derry City picked up a deserved 5-1 win over Bray Wanderers at The Brandywell as they again found their goal-scoring touch in the Airtricity League Premier Division. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:02:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948095-derry-again-enjoying-home-comforts-as-they-thump-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948095-derry-again-enjoying-home-comforts-as-they-thump-bray/ 'You're judged by how many All-Ireland medals you win' Nemo Rangers are club royalty and not even Crossmaglen Rangers or Ballyhale Shamrocks can match their achievements. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:01:04 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0316/948053-nemo-dinny-allen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0316/948053-nemo-dinny-allen/ Russell and Elliot scoop top Cheltenham awards There was more reason for jockey Davy Russell and trainer Gordon Elliot to celebrate after a bumper week at Cheltenham. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:01:01 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948079-mullins-russell-oleary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948079-mullins-russell-oleary/ Sligo come from behind twice to save point against Bohs Adam Morgan gets his fourth goal in six games for the Bit o' Red to see the visitors to Dalymount go away with a share of the spoils. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 22:33:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948094-bohs-v-sligo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948094-bohs-v-sligo/ Pro14 defeat for Munster in Edinburgh Duhan van der Merwe crossed twice as Edinburgh saw off Munster 12-6 on their return to BT Murrayfield, with the visitors getting a losing bonus point. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 21:52:56 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948098-pro14-defeat-for-munster-in-edinburgh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948098-pro14-defeat-for-munster-in-edinburgh/ Some positives but Ireland ultimately well beaten Despite producing their best defensive performance of the tournament, Ireland Women proved no match for England when going down by 33-11 in their final Six Nations match at the Ricoh Arena. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 20:52:41 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948062-some-positives-but-ireland-ultimately-well-beaten/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948062-some-positives-but-ireland-ultimately-well-beaten/ Mourinho launches rant in defence of managerial record Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho went on a remarkable 12-minute rant as he launched an impassioned defence of his record in the wake of the shock Champions League exit to Sevilla. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:54:02 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948003-mourinho-launches-rant-in-defence-of-managerial-record/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948003-mourinho-launches-rant-in-defence-of-managerial-record/ Native River holds off Might Bite for Gold Cup glory Native River saw off Might Bite to make all the running in what was an epic duel for the Timico Cheltenham Gold Cup. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:07:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948029-native-river-holds-off-might-bite-for-gold-cup-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948029-native-river-holds-off-might-bite-for-gold-cup-glory/ At a glance: The weekend's football action Corofin and Nemo Rangers battle it out for All-Ireland club glory, while we should know a bit more in the promotion/relegation stakes in the Allianz League. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:39:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0316/947988-at-a-glance-the-weekends-football-action/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2018/0316/947988-at-a-glance-the-weekends-football-action/ Klopp fumes as Merseyside derby brought forward Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has launched an angry attack on fixture schedulers after the Merseyside derby sandwiched between the two legs of their Champions League tie against Manchester City was brought forward a day. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:12:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948060-klopp-fumes-as-merseyside-derby-brought-forward/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2018/0316/948060-klopp-fumes-as-merseyside-derby-brought-forward/ Best: It would be madness to underestimate England Rory Best says Ireland will not be using Eddie Jones' 'scummy Irish' comments as motivation and insisted that England are a quality outfit ahead of tomorrow's Six Nations finale in Twickenham Fri, 16 Mar 2018 15:36:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948021-best-it-would-be-madness-to-underestimate-england/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2018/0316/948021-best-it-would-be-madness-to-underestimate-england/ Kilkbricken Storms to shock victory in Albert Bartlett Kilbricken Storm caused a 33-1 upset as he showed stamina in abundance to win the Albert Bartlett Novices' Hurdle at Cheltenham. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:57:17 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948038-kilkbricken-storms-to-shock-victory-in-albert-bartlett/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0316/948038-kilkbricken-storms-to-shock-victory-in-albert-bartlett/ Cheltenham Day 4: Top tips and punting advice Johnny Ward casts an eye over the best of the final day's action as another Festival draws to a close. Fri, 16 Mar 2018 10:53:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0315/947713-cheltenham-day-4-top-tips-and-punting-advice/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2018/0315/947713-cheltenham-day-4-top-tips-and-punting-advice/