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, 18 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0100 Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0100 Sport News Kenny dismayed by dismissal in Tallaght draw Dundalk manager Stephen Kenny has disputed the decision to dismiss Lilywhites goalkeeper Gary Rogers in Friday night's SSE Airtricity League Premier Division 2-2 draw against Shamrock Rovers. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:11:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0418/695022-kenny-dismayed-by-dismissal-in-tallaght-draw/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0418/695022-kenny-dismayed-by-dismissal-in-tallaght-draw/ Barnes one win away from booking Olympic ticket Two-time Olympic bronze medallist Paddy Barnes is aiming to become the first Irish boxer in the 104-year history of the Irish Amateur Boxing Association to qualify for three successive Olympics tonight. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:54:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0418/695031-barnes-one-win-away-from-booking-olympic-ticket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0418/695031-barnes-one-win-away-from-booking-olympic-ticket/ Wayward Prince crowned in Scottish Grand National Wayward Prince rolled back the years as he warded off late challengers to lift the Coral Scottish Grand National at Ayr. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:57:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0418/695047-wayward-prince-crowned-in-scottish-grand-national/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0418/695047-wayward-prince-crowned-in-scottish-grand-national/ Cork Con secure Bateman Cup crown Cork Constitution have seen off Clontarf on a 24-9 scoreline to claim victory in the Ulster Bank Bateman Cup final. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:26:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish/2015/0418/695050-cork-constitution-v-clontarf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/irish/2015/0418/695050-cork-constitution-v-clontarf/ Muhaarar & Redstart win Guineas trials at Newbury Frankie Dettori and 16-1 shot Muhaarar dented some big reputations in the Aon Greenham Stakes at Newbury. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:25:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0418/695042-muhaarar-redstart-win-guineas-trials-at-newbury/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/uk/2015/0418/695042-muhaarar-redstart-win-guineas-trials-at-newbury/ Heaslip: Toulon are the 'Real Madrid of rugby' Jamie Heaslip has braced his Leinster team for a European Champions Cup semi-final showdown on Sunday against a team he describes as "the Real Madrid of rugby". Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:50:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0418/695019-galacticos/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0418/695019-galacticos/ Luke Fitzgerald: Leinster can win 'massive battle' Luke Fitzgerald accepts that three-in-a-row chasing Toulon are one of the best teams in Champions Cup history but insists Leinster can dethrone the holders with "a really big performance". Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:12:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0417/694940-luke-fitzgerald/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0417/694940-luke-fitzgerald/ Leeds rocked by withdrawals ahead of Charlton game The never-ending chaos at Leeds continued on Friday as six players withdrew from Saturday's game at Charlton citing injury. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:14:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0418/694990-leeds/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/english-league/2015/0418/694990-leeds/ Mixed emotions for England record-breaker Anderson James Anderson will have bittersweet memories of the day he became England's leading Test wicket-taker after his efforts were not enough to prevent a draw against the West Indies. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:48:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0418/694983-mixed-emotions-for-england-record-breaker-anderson/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0418/694983-mixed-emotions-for-england-record-breaker-anderson/ Curragh preview A competitive field comes together for the feature Big Bad Bob Gladness Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 14:48:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0418/695040-curragh-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/irish/2015/0418/695040-curragh-preview/ Allen third ahead of final round in Las Vegas Ireland's Bertram Allen and his 11-year-old mare Molly Malone are in third place ahead of the final round of the Longines World Cup Final in Las Vegas. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:24:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0418/694994-bertram-allen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0418/694994-bertram-allen/ London GAA to use rugby base for league games London Irish Rugby Club's training facility will host football and hurling games in 2016 as London GAA move there on a temporary basis to play fixtures in the Allianz Football and Hurling League. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 12:59:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0418/695011-london/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0418/695011-london/ Aphibarnrat grabs Shenzen lead despite late wobble Thailand's Kiradech Aphibarnrat admitted he paid the price for letting his mind wander to thoughts of a second European Tour title after a poor finish threw the Shenzhen International wide open. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 11:43:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2015/0418/695008-kiradech-aphibarnrat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/european-tour/2015/0418/695008-kiradech-aphibarnrat/ Rovers and Dundalk play out thrilling draw Shamrock Rovers and Dundalk played out a pulsating 2-2 draw in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division at Tallaght Stadium as Mikey Drennan's double rescued a point against the ten-man Lilywhites. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:47:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694828-shamrock-rovers-v-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694828-shamrock-rovers-v-dundalk/ GAA digest: Tipp's Callanan starts semi-final Seamus Callanan has been cleared to play in Tipperary's Allianz League semi-final against Waterford on Sunday after the Premier County man saw his red card rescinded by the CAC late last night. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:42:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0417/694719-tipp-boost-as-as-cac-clear-callinan-for-semi-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0417/694719-tipp-boost-as-as-cac-clear-callinan-for-semi-final/ Spieth surges into Heritage mix as Merritt leads Masters champion Jordan Spieth roared back into contention at the RBC Heritage with a second-round 62 as Graeme McDowell added a 69 to his opening round of 66 to sit five shots behind leader Troy Merritt. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:15:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2015/0417/694929-rbc-heritage/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/american-tour/2015/0417/694929-rbc-heritage/ O'Brien: Under-strength England still talented England might not select their top players against Ireland but Kevin O'Brien says that the sheer size of their talent pool means a tough task lies ahead in next month's ODI. Sat, 18 Apr 2015 09:23:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0417/694861-ireland-cricket-kevin-obrien-england/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cricket/2015/0417/694861-ireland-cricket-kevin-obrien-england/ Ciaran Kilduff strike gives St Pat's derby spoils A 35th-minute goal by Ciaran Kilduff proved crucial as St Patrick's Athletic accounted for Dublin rivals Bohemians 1-0 in their SSE Airtricity League Premier Division encounter at Dalymount Park. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:41:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694822-bohemians-v-st-patricks-athletic/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694822-bohemians-v-st-patricks-athletic/ Williams: Toulon not sidetracked by treble bid World Cup winner Ali Williams insists Toulon are not being distracted by the possibility of making European rugby history this season as they face Leinster for a place in the Champions Cup final. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:47:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0417/694806-ali-williams-toulon-leinster-champions-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/champions-cup/2015/0417/694806-ali-williams-toulon-leinster-champions-cup/ Cork up to second with win in Drogheda Cork City survived a spirited late comeback from Drogheda to maintain their early title challenge with a hard-fought 2-1 victory in this SSE Airtricity League clash at Hunky Dorys Park. Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:28:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694825-drogheda-united-v-cork-city/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/irish-soccer-league/2015/0417/694825-drogheda-united-v-cork-city/