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 Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:43:08 +0100 Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:43:08 +0100 Sport News Galway shock Dundalk to reach cup final Goalkeeper Ger Hanley was the Galway United hero as the Tribesmen claimed an EA Sports Cup semi-final shoot-out win over Dundalk at Eamonn Deacy Park. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 20:05:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718980-galway-shock-dundalk-to-reach-cup-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718980-galway-shock-dundalk-to-reach-cup-final/ PODCAST: Big guns Dublin & Kerry cruise into semis Former Armagh star Oisin McConville and journalist Jackie Cahill join James Rea to analyse the victories of Dublin, Kerry, Donegal and Tyrone over the weekend. Tue, 4 Aug 2015 00:43:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/719012-podcast/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/719012-podcast/ Ryan reveals plans to relinquish Antrim post Antrim hurling boss Kevin Ryan is to step down once the county's involvement in the All-Ireland Under-21 Championship comes to a close. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 22:27:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718988-ryan-reveals-plans-to-relinquish-antrim-post/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718988-ryan-reveals-plans-to-relinquish-antrim-post/ Cork claim "wrong decision" cost semi-final place The Cork County Board have claimed that their senior footballers would most likely be in the All-Ireland semi-finals if not for a "totally wrong refereeing decision". Mon, 3 Aug 2015 19:59:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718964-cork-claim-wrong-decision-cost-semi-final-place/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718964-cork-claim-wrong-decision-cost-semi-final-place/ Saints advance beating Rovers in shoot-out Conor O'Malley was the hero for St Patrick's Athletic with a brilliant save in the penalty shoot-out at Tallaght Stadium as the Inchicore side beat Shamrock Rovers to reach their first EA Sports Cup final since 2003. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 19:43:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718975-saints-advance-past-hoops-after-tallaght-shoot-out/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718975-saints-advance-past-hoops-after-tallaght-shoot-out/ Rafael leaves Manchester United for Lyon Brazilian right-back Rafael has agreed to move to Lyon from Manchester United. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 21:22:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718986-rafael-leaves-manchester-united-for-lyon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718986-rafael-leaves-manchester-united-for-lyon/ Dunne awarded place at US Amateurs Paul Dunne's eye-catching performance at the Open has earned him a place in the US Amateur Championship later this month. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 20:50:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0803/718985-dunnes-open-display-earns-him-place-at-us-ama/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0803/718985-dunnes-open-display-earns-him-place-at-us-ama/ Kerry move to allay O'Donoghue injury fears James O'Donoghue did not sustain a serious injury in yesterday's All Ireland SFC quarter-final against Kildare, x-ray results have revealed. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 13:35:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718942-kerry-move-to-allay-odonoghue-injury-fears/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718942-kerry-move-to-allay-odonoghue-injury-fears/ Wexford defeat Dublin at Cullen Park Wexford have defeated Dublin by 0-13 to 1-07 in their Liberty Insurance All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship quarter-final at Cullen Park. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 18:54:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718968-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718968-wexford/ Herald The Dawn scores at second attempt Herald The Dawn looks bound for bigger and better things after opening his account in style at Naas. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 19:18:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718972-herald-the-dawn/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718972-herald-the-dawn/ Departing Diack scoffs at athletics allegations The outgoing president of international athletics has defended the organisation's record on drug-testing and called the latest doping allegations "a joke". Mon, 3 Aug 2015 17:18:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718961-departing-diack/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718961-departing-diack/ North boost for Wales ahead of Ireland clash Wales skills coach Neil Jenkins has delivered an upbeat bulletin on star wing George North as the World Cup countdown moves into its Test match warm-up phase. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:15:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0803/718957-north-boost-for-wales-ahead-of-ireland-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/international/2015/0803/718957-north-boost-for-wales-ahead-of-ireland-test/ Cork crush Meath in Thurles Defending champions Cork went goal crazy against Meath in their TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC qualifier this afternoon, hammering the Royal County by 7-22 to 0-03 at Semple Satadium. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 17:45:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718962-cork-crush-meath-in-thurles/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0803/718962-cork-crush-meath-in-thurles/ Gavin: Dublin performance will not be good enough Jim Gavin wryly admitted he 'didn't realise you could tackle the goalkeeper' in Gaelic football after Dublin's victory over Fermanagh but also conceded that a similar performance will not be good enough in the semi-final. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:39:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718855-gavin-dublin-performance-will-not-be-good-enough/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0802/718855-gavin-dublin-performance-will-not-be-good-enough/ Transfer news: Black Cat Wickham off to the Palace Crystal Palace have signed Connor Wickham from Sunderland on a five-year deal. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 15:00:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718948-transfer-news-wickham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718948-transfer-news-wickham/ American Pharoah saunters to Haskell success Trainer Bob Baffert is in no hurry to pinpoint the next target for Triple Crown hero American Pharoah after the son of Pioneerof The Nile won his eighth race on the bounce in the Haskell Invitational at Monmouth Park on Sunday. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 16:30:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718956-american-pharoah/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0803/718956-american-pharoah/ Di Maria and Rafael on the brink of United exit Angel di Maria is closing in on a move to PSG, while Olympique Lyonnais are on the verge of signing Brazil defender Rafael from Manchester United. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 12:06:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718915-angel-di-maria/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718915-angel-di-maria/ Wenger and Mourinho continue to squabble Arsene Wenger claimed a first victory over Jose Mourinho at the 14th attempt on Sunday before snubbing the Chelsea boss over a lack of respect. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 10:39:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718919-wenger/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718919-wenger/ Celtic expect game to go ahead Celtic assistant manager John Collins has dismissed suggestions their Champions League qualifier in Azerbaijan is in doubt but confirmed Qarabag's pitch was in a poor state. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 14:35:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718934-celtic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0803/718934-celtic/ WADA and IAAF promise action if leak proves true Both the World Anti-Doping Agency and the International Association of Athletics Federations have promised to act if information contained within the "biggest leak of blood-test data in sporting history" proves to be correct. Mon, 3 Aug 2015 09:23:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718910-wada-and-iaaf-promise-action-if-files-prove-true/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/athletics/2015/0803/718910-wada-and-iaaf-promise-action-if-files-prove-true/