RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport sport headlines http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:40:09 +0100 Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:40:09 +0100 Sport News Paul O'Donovan scorches to World Championship gold Paul O'Donovan scorched to a stunning gold medal at the World Rowing Championships in Rotterdam. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:36:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rowing/2016/0827/812333-paul-odonovan-rowing/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rowing/2016/0827/812333-paul-odonovan-rowing/ Rose takes bloom off Liverpool's trip to London Tottenham rescued a point from their Barclays Premier League clash with Liverpool when Danny Rose rewarded a second-half fightback by firing the equaliser in a 1-1 draw at White Hart Lane. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:40:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812353-liverpool-v-tottenham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812353-liverpool-v-tottenham/ Paul Mannion starts for Dubs in Kerry showdown Kevin McManamon and Paddy Andrews have dropped to the bench for Dublin's All-Ireland semi-final showdown with Kerry on Sunday - with Paul Mannion getting the nod in the reigning champions' attack. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:08:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0827/812338-paul-mannion-stars-for-dubs-in-kerry-showdown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0827/812338-paul-mannion-stars-for-dubs-in-kerry-showdown/ Newcastle 'agree fee' for Ireland striker Murphy Newcastle and Ipswich have agreed a fee for the transfer of forward Daryl Murphy to the north-east club, it is understood. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:17:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812348-newcastle-murphy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812348-newcastle-murphy/ Two Irish boxers investigated over Rio betting The Olympic Council of Ireland has confirmed that two Irish boxers were spoken to about inappropriate betting during the Rio Olympics. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:51:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0827/812313-olympic-games-betting/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0827/812313-olympic-games-betting/ McCarthy out of Everton squad, doubt for Ireland James McCarthy has been left out of the Everton squad that hosts Stoke City today with reports in England suggesting the midfielder has informed club officials he wants to leave Goodison Park. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:57:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812355-mccarthy-out-of-everton-squad-doubt-for-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812355-mccarthy-out-of-everton-squad-doubt-for-ireland/ Kenny warns Zenit have class to light up Tallaght Stephen Kenny knows his side's Europa League draw isn't sprinkled with the star dust required to give them top billing in the Aviva Stadium, but he warned that Group D is studded with serious pedigree. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 15:04:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812354-kenny-warns-zenit-have-class-to-light-up-tallaght/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812354-kenny-warns-zenit-have-class-to-light-up-tallaght/ The jury has spoken: Dublin to march on Ahead of the All-Ireland football semi-final, we get the views of some interested observers as age-old rivals Dublin and Kerry face off again.. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:37:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812253-expert-view-dublin-v-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812253-expert-view-dublin-v-kerry/ Mallon to be released on bail from Rio prison Irishman Kevin Mallon, who was arrested in Rio earlier this month over charges of illegally selling tickets for the Olympic Games, will be released from prison on bail later today. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:51:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0827/812304-pat-hickey-rio-olympics/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0827/812304-pat-hickey-rio-olympics/ Dundalk's showdown with Cork postponed Dundalk's top-of-the-table clash with Cork City has been postponed after Sean Maguire and Kevin O'Connor were named in Noel King's Republic of Ireland U21 squad. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:57:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812347-dundalks-showdown-with-cork-postponed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812347-dundalks-showdown-with-cork-postponed/ Meadow stays in the mix at Canadian Women's Open Ireland's Stephanie Meadow is mixing it with the big names on the LPGA Tour at the halfway mark of the Canadian Women's Open. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:18:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0827/812320-meadow-stays-in-the-mix-at-canadia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0827/812320-meadow-stays-in-the-mix-at-canadia/ Rosberg takes advantage to secure Belgian pole Nico Rosberg took advantage of championship rival Lewis Hamilton's engine penalty to secure pole position for the Belgian Grand Prix. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 14:24:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0827/812351-belgium-pole/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2016/0827/812351-belgium-pole/ Dagg double sees All Blacks retain Bledisloe Cup Israel Dagg scored two tries as the All Blacks beat Australia 29-9 in their Rugby Championship clash on Saturday, which also ensured they retained the Bledisloe Cup for another year. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:21:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0827/812327-dagg-double-sees-all-blacks-retain-bledisloe-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0827/812327-dagg-double-sees-all-blacks-retain-bledisloe-cup/ Documentary on One focus on Fitzgerald Is the public perception of Davy Fitzgerald very different to who he really is? Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:47:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812134-davy-fitzgerald/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0826/812134-davy-fitzgerald/ Kerry-Dublin semi-final available in Irish on RTÉ Commentary on Sunday's All-Ireland senior football semi-final clash between Kerry and Dublin is available to viewers in Irish. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 09:47:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0827/812319-kerry-dublin-semi-final-clash-available-in-irish/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0827/812319-kerry-dublin-semi-final-clash-available-in-irish/ Pellegrini takes reins at Hebei China Fortune Chinese Super League club Hebei China Fortune have appointed former Manchester City coach Manuel Pellegrini as their new manager. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 13:29:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812330-pellegrini-takes-reins-at-hebei-china-fortune/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0827/812330-pellegrini-takes-reins-at-hebei-china-fortune/ Serena rues lack of sharpness ahead of US Open Serena Williams admits she feels under-cooked ahead of the start of the US Open on Monday. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 10:27:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0827/812322-serena/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2016/0827/812322-serena/ 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/