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 Wed, 4 May 2016 16:14:09 +0100 Wed, 4 May 2016 16:14:09 +0100 Sport News Spurs and Chelsea charged over feisty clash Tottenham and Chelsea have both been charged with failing to control their players and/or officials following clashes at Monday night's Barclays Premier League match at Stamford Bridge, while Spurs midfielder Mousa Dembele has been charged for an alleged act of violent conduct. Wed, 4 May 2016 16:31:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786126-tottenham-chelsea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786126-tottenham-chelsea/ No Heretic claims Chester Cup for Henderson No Heretic prevailed in a thrilling finish to the Betway Chester Cup to win in his first run on the Flat for over 900 days. Wed, 4 May 2016 16:14:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786120-chester-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786120-chester-cup/ Pat's to face Rovers in EA Sports Cup semi-final The draw has been made for the semi-finals of the EA Sports Cup, with defending champions St Patrick's Athletic drawn against Dublin rivals Shamrock Rovers. Wed, 4 May 2016 15:26:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786111-ea-sports-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786111-ea-sports-cup/ Brian Carroll: Dark days for Offaly hurling Former Offaly captain Brian Carroll admits that the county is "a long way off the glory years" following their 14-point drubbing by Westmeath last weekend. Wed, 4 May 2016 12:50:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0504/786057-brian-caroll/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0504/786057-brian-caroll/ Pienaar praises Munster move for Eramus Ulster's Ruan Pienaar believes that Munster will reap the benefits from the appointment of Johan 'Rassie' Erasmus, highlighting the "great knowledge" of the incoming Director of Rugby. Wed, 4 May 2016 13:03:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0504/786060-pienaar-praises-munster-move-for-eramus/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2016/0504/786060-pienaar-praises-munster-move-for-eramus/ Jim Gavin looking forward to Dublin's away day Dublin manager Jim Gavin insists his side are "excited" to be playing their first championship game outside of Croke Park since 2006 this summer. Wed, 4 May 2016 11:02:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0504/786019-jim-gavin-looking-forward-to-dubs-away-day/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0504/786019-jim-gavin-looking-forward-to-dubs-away-day/ Rummenigge feels a 'bit cheated' over Bayern exit Bayern Munich chief executive Karl-Heinz Rummenigge says the German giants feel "a little bit cheated" after their Champions League semi-final exit to Atletico Madrid. Wed, 4 May 2016 13:19:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786075-rummenigge-feels-a-bit-cheated-after-defeat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786075-rummenigge-feels-a-bit-cheated-after-defeat/ Ex-English batsman appointed Irish academy manager Ireland have appointed former England batsman Chris Adams as their new national academy manager. Wed, 4 May 2016 16:47:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2016/0504/786090-chris-adams/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2016/0504/786090-chris-adams/ Ryan Moore Somehow takes Cheshire Oaks success Aidan O'Brien's Somehow needed all of Ryan Moore's skill in the saddle to land the Arkle Finance Cheshire Oaks at Chester. Wed, 4 May 2016 16:16:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786105-chester/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786105-chester/ Redknapp won't travel to Australia for new role Harry Redknapp has revealed he won't relocate to Australia for his new role as a football consultant and embarrassingly got the name of his new club wrong in a recent interview. Wed, 4 May 2016 14:58:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786104-harry-redknapp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786104-harry-redknapp/ Origi sets sights on Reds return before season end Liverpool forward Divock Origi has not given up hope of returning from an ankle injury before the end of the season. Wed, 4 May 2016 15:44:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786121-origi-sets-sights-on-reds-return-before-season-end/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786121-origi-sets-sights-on-reds-return-before-season-end/ O'Brien keen to test Army Ranger's adaptability Aidan O'Brien believes US Army Ranger will have to take another step forward if he is to maintain his unbeaten record in the MBNA Chester Vase on Thursday. Wed, 4 May 2016 14:12:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786092-obrien-keen-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786092-obrien-keen-to/ Mullins considering Tennessee trip for hurdle pair Willie Mullins is considering sending Nichols Canyon and Shaneshill to America for the Calvin Houghland Iroquois Hurdle at Iroquois racecourse in Nashville, Tennessee, on 14 May. Wed, 4 May 2016 14:20:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786094-mullins-america/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0504/786094-mullins-america/ Man City ready to battle for first CL final place Manchester City are bidding to make history as they take on Real Madrid tonight for a place in the Champions League final (Live on RTÉ2, from 7.30pm). Wed, 4 May 2016 11:07:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785985-city-aim-to-secure-champions-league/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785985-city-aim-to-secure-champions-league/ Claudio Ranieri: Foxes won't chase superstars Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri insists he will snub big-name signings despite winning the Premier League. Wed, 4 May 2016 11:28:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785993-ranieri-leicester-wont/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785993-ranieri-leicester-wont/ Diego Simeone hails Atletico Madrid's 'mettle' Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone saluted the "huge mettle" of his team after they booked a place in the Champions League final at the expense of Bayern Munich. Wed, 4 May 2016 08:49:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785980-diego-simeone-hails-atleticos-mettle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/785980-diego-simeone-hails-atleticos-mettle/ Waterford golfer hoping to Power to PGA Tour card Seamus Power says he hopes to win at least one more tournament this year to go 'way over the line' and ensure his PGA Tour card for 2017. Wed, 4 May 2016 00:01:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0503/785964-waterford-golfer-hoping-to-power-to-pga-tour-card/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2016/0503/785964-waterford-golfer-hoping-to-power-to-pga-tour-card/ Amir Khan vows to leave nothing to chance Amir Khan is convinced he is going to have to "clearly" defeat Saul Alvarez if he is to stand a chance of earning a decision from the judges in Las Vegas on Saturday night. Wed, 4 May 2016 08:16:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/0504/785989-khan-vows/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2016/0504/785989-khan-vows/ Champion Ranieri not seeking Chelsea revenge Leicester boss Claudio Ranieri has dismissed suggestions he will be on a revenge mission when he returns to Chelsea as a Barclays Premier League champion. Wed, 4 May 2016 11:30:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786041-champion-ranieiri-not-seeking-chelsea-revenge/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786041-champion-ranieiri-not-seeking-chelsea-revenge/ Italy World Cup winner Toni announces retirement Former Italy striker Luca Toni has announced his retirement after suffering relegation from Serie A with Hellas Verona. Wed, 4 May 2016 13:44:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786081-italy-world-cup-winner-toni-announces-retirement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2016/0504/786081-italy-world-cup-winner-toni-announces-retirement/