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 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:09:00 +0000 Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:09:00 +0000 Sport News Clonmel manager McGeever targeting more glory An elated Charlie McGeever predicted Clonmel Commercials' Munster club football final victory over Nemo Rangers could be the "first of many steps forward" for the club as they basked in the glow of a famous win in Mallow. Mon, 30 Nov 2015 00:10:23 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750074-clonmel-manager-mckeever/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750074-clonmel-manager-mckeever/ Bowe not giving up hope on Six Nations Tommy Bowe is hopeful that he will recover from a knee injury in time to take part in next year's Six Nations, despite initially being ruled out of action for up to six months. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:09:00 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1129/750092-bowe-not-giving-up-hope-on-six-nations/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1129/750092-bowe-not-giving-up-hope-on-six-nations/ World champion Fury refuses to face Haye New heavyweight champion Tyson Fury has told the returning David Haye he would rather vacate one of his titles than fight him. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 23:55:16 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1129/750120-tyson-fury-refuses-to-face-david-haye/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1129/750120-tyson-fury-refuses-to-face-david-haye/ Milner holds nerve to keep Liverpool on the rise James Milner's second-half penalty secured a first home league win for Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp as they edged past Swansea 1-0. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:26:09 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750081-milner-holds-nerve-to-keep-liverpool-on-the-rise/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750081-milner-holds-nerve-to-keep-liverpool-on-the-rise/ Bale ends goal drought in Real Madrid victory Gareth Bale scored his first goal since August as Real Madrid bounced back from last week's thrashing by Barcelona to secure a hard-fought 2-0 win at Eibar. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 23:04:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750110-primera-division-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750110-primera-division-round-up/ People of Hamburg vote against hosting Olympics Hamburg has withdrawn from the race to host the 2024 Olympics after falling short in a public referendum. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 22:24:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/1129/750103-people-of-hamburg-vote-against-hosting-olympics/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/1129/750103-people-of-hamburg-vote-against-hosting-olympics/ Crossmaglen come out on top after epic battle At the end of a game that had just about everything, Crossmaglen kept their incredible record in finals intact and won an 11th AIB Ulster club title against Scotstown 2-17 to 2-12 after extra-time in the Athletic Grounds. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:49:17 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750082-crossmaglen-come-out-on-top-after-epic-battle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750082-crossmaglen-come-out-on-top-after-epic-battle/ Brady-inspired Norwich draw with Arsenal Arsenal's title ambitions suffered a double-blow as a 1-1 draw at Norwich was compounded by an injury to Alexis Sanchez on a day when Robbie Brady delivered a man-of-the-match performance for the home side. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:41:13 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750079-brady-inspired-norwich-draw-with-arsenal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750079-brady-inspired-norwich-draw-with-arsenal/ Allen eases into third round at UK Championship Mark Allen reached the third round of the UK Championship after inflicting a 6-2 defeat on Michael Georgiou in York. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 23:44:06 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1129/750090-mark-allen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/snooker/2015/1129/750090-mark-allen/ Oulart-The Ballagh dig deep to end final hoodoo Goals either side of the break from Tomas Dunne and Garrett Sinnott elevated Oulart-The Ballagh to the maiden AIB Leinster club hurling title success that they craved, as they battled to a 2-13 to 0-13 victory against Cuala. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 15:38:52 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750055-oulart-the-ballagh-dig-deep-to-end-final-hoodoo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750055-oulart-the-ballagh-dig-deep-to-end-final-hoodoo/ Basketball round-up: UL Huskies bag crucial win UL Huskies picked up their first win of the season to breathe life into their bid for survival in the Basketball Ireland Women's Premier League. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 19:00:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/basketball/2015/1129/750086-bsketball-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/basketball/2015/1129/750086-bsketball-round-up/ Clonmel take title after late Quinlivan heroics An injury-time goal from Michael Quinlivan was the decisive score as Clonmel Commercials became the first Tipperary club to win the Munster Club SFC on Sunday, with a 1-07 to 0-09 win against Nemo Rangers. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 21:09:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750058-clonmel-take-title-after-late-quinlivan-heroics/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750058-clonmel-take-title-after-late-quinlivan-heroics/ Murray delivers Davis Cup for Britain Andy Murray beat David Goffin 6-3 7-5 6-3 at the Flanders Expo in Ghent to clinch a first Davis Cup for Britain since 1936. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 15:59:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/1129/750056-andy-murray-delivers-davis-cup-for-britain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/1129/750056-andy-murray-delivers-davis-cup-for-britain/ West Brom battle back to draw with West Ham Rickie Lambert climbed off the bench to rescue a point for West Brom in a 1-1 draw against West Ham at Upton Park. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:12:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750068-west-ham-1-1-west-brom/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750068-west-ham-1-1-west-brom/ Scarlets weather the storm to battle past Zebre Scarlets had to endure terrible conditions and a second-half Zebre comeback before sealing a 20-12 triumph, their seventh of the Guinness Pro12 campaign, to climb up to second in the table. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 18:11:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1128/749967-scarlets-weather-to-storm-to-grind-down-zebre/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/1128/749967-scarlets-weather-to-storm-to-grind-down-zebre/ Sunday's scores: Football & hurling club finals The results from club finals in Munster, Leinster, Ulster and London - follow updates on all the games here. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 19:20:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750020-fixtures/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750020-fixtures/ Tir Chonaill Gaels hold off Kiernan's comeback Tir Chonaill Gaels claimed their seventh London SFC title in 11 years after edging St Kiernan's 3-10 to 1-12 in an epic final at Ruislip. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:21:44 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750070-tir-chonaill-gaels-hold-off-kiernans-comeback/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1129/750070-tir-chonaill-gaels-hold-off-kiernans-comeback/ Jose Mourinho plays down Diego Costa anger Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho played down any suggestion of a falling-out with Diego Costa after dropping the striker for Sunday's goalless draw at Tottenham. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 15:10:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750048-jose-mourinho-plays-down-diego-costa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1129/750048-jose-mourinho-plays-down-diego-costa/ Arctic Fire burns off Hatton's Grace rivals Arctic Fire gained a well-deserved first Grade One win with an authoritative success in the Bar One Racing Hatton's Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 14:39:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1129/750045-arctic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1129/750045-arctic/ No More Heroes impressive in Drinmore win No More Heroes put up a highly promising performance to land a clear-cut success in the Bar One Racing Drinmore Novice Chase at Fairyhouse. Sun, 29 Nov 2015 17:34:19 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1129/750050-no-more-heroes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1129/750050-no-more-heroes/