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, 4 Jul 2015 21:48:54 +0100 Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:48:54 +0100 Sport News Hosts Chile win Copa America on penalties Chile won the Copa America for the first time on Saturday when they beat Argentina 4-1 on penalties after the match had ended 0-0 following 90 minutes and extra-time. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:39:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712728-hosts-chile-win-copa-america-after-penalty-shootou/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712728-hosts-chile-win-copa-america-after-penalty-shootou/ First-half dominance key as Cork see off Wexford Cork had a 2-22 to 0-20 victory Wexford to continue on in the hurling qualifiers despite some uncomfortable moments in the second half. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:48:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0704/712637-wexford-v-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0704/712637-wexford-v-cork/ Allen victorious in Global Champions Tour GP Continuing his recent run of victories, Wexford's 19-year-old Bertram Allen tonight won the prestigious Global Champions Tour Grand Prix in Paris, while Offaly's Darragh Kenny claimed third place. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:23:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0704/712697-bertram-allen-victorious-in/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/equestrian/2015/0704/712697-bertram-allen-victorious-in/ Gutsy Conlan battles back from the brink to win Jamie Conlan survived two knock-downs to sensationally retain his WBO Intercontinental super-flyweight title as he beat Junior Granados at the National Stadium in Dublin on Saturday night. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:40:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0704/712722-gutsy-conlan-battles-back-from-the-brink-to-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/0704/712722-gutsy-conlan-battles-back-from-the-brink-to-win/ England claim third place at World Cup England Women claimed the biggest win in their history in Edmonton on Saturday as Fara Williams' extra-time penalty gave them a 1-0 win over Germany and a third-place finish at the Women's World Cup. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 00:15:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712726-england-finish-third-at-world-cup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0705/712726-england-finish-third-at-world-cup/ John Evans 'proud' of victorious Rossies' response Roscommon manager John Evans was full of pride over his side's victory over Cavan in their All-Ireland football qualifier as the Rossies put aside the disappointment of their surprise Connacht semi-final defeat to Sligo a fortnight ago. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:44:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712692-john-evans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712692-john-evans/ Clare record first championship win in 21 months Clare powered to their first All-Ireland Hurling Championship victory in 21 months with a 20-point victory over Offaly at Cusack Park, Ennis. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:50:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712636-clare-v-offaly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712636-clare-v-offaly/ Roscommon scalp Cavan in football qualifiers Roscommon scored a 3-17 to 1-16 win over Cavan at Kingspan Breffni Park to move into the second round of the All-Ireland SFC Qualifiers. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 19:40:02 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712633-cavan-v-roscommon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712633-cavan-v-roscommon/ Substitute Mohamed lands late winner for Longford An 88th minute goal from substitute Ayman Ben Mohamed got Longford Town back to winning ways at the City Calling Stadium with a 2-1 win over Bohemians in their SSE Airtricity Premier League clash. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 22:04:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712655-longford-v-bohemians/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712655-longford-v-bohemians/ Dublin cruise past Laois in qualifiers A 32nd-minute Conal Keaney goal provided the platform for victory as Dublin registered a 4-17 to 0-19 win over Laois in the first round of the All-Ireland SHC qualifiers at O'Moore Park. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:02:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712638-laois-v-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712638-laois-v-dublin/ Federer and Murray advance in four sets at SW19 Roger Federer showed that you need more in your arsenal than a bullet serve if you want to seriously trouble the game's top players at Wimbledon as he snuffed out the threat of Sam Groth in four sets on Centre Court, while Andy Murray also progressed to the fourth round. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:27:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0704/712644-troick-dusts-off-the-challenge-brown-at-sw19/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0704/712644-troick-dusts-off-the-challenge-brown-at-sw19/ Kildare hold off Offaly comeback in Tullamore Kildare held off a late Offaly comeback at O'Connor Park to progress to round 3A of the All-Ireland football qualifiers on a 1-15 to 1-13 scoreline. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 17:27:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712630-offaly-v-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712630-offaly-v-kildare/ Jaco van Zyl takes control of Open de France A day after "finishing in an ambulance", South Africa's Jaco van Zyl carded a brilliant 64 to claim a two-shot lead heading into the final round of the Alstom Open de France. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:01:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0704/712689-jaco-van-zyl-takes-control-of-open-de-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0704/712689-jaco-van-zyl-takes-control-of-open-de-france/ Scully grabs last-gasp winner for managerless Bray Managerless Bray Wanderers left Limerick with a huge three points in their relegation battle when David Scully grabbed a 90th minute goal for a 1-0 win at the Markets Field. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:53:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712654-limerick-v-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712654-limerick-v-bray/ Ogier holds narrow lead in Poland Volkswagen team-mates Sebastien Ogier and Andreas Mikkelsen will contest what should prove a thrilling final day of the Lotos Rally Poland on Sunday with the pair heading into the two remaining stages at the head of the field. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:03:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0704/712695-ogier-and-mikkelsen-set-to-fight-out-finis/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0704/712695-ogier-and-mikkelsen-set-to-fight-out-finis/ Jankovic shocks defending champion Kvitova at SW19 Former semi-finalist Angelique Kerber was dismissed in three sets by dangerous Spanish player Garbine Muguruza in a Wimbledon third-round upset. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:09:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0704/712649-wimbledon-womens-day-six/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0704/712649-wimbledon-womens-day-six/ Clare beaten by 14-man Longford Despite being reduced to 14 men in the final quarter, it was Longford who finished the stronger to snatch a famous 2-12 to 1-12 All-Ireland SFC qualifier win against Clare at Cusack Park. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:51:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712632-clare-v-longford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0704/712632-clare-v-longford/ Trevor Croly departs Bray Wanderers post Bray Wanderers are on the lookout for yet another manager after Trevor Croly departed from the club. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 17:39:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712639-bray-wanderers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0704/712639-bray-wanderers/ Natalya Coyle 27th at modern pentathlon worlds Ireland's Natalya Coyle has finished 27th in the Modern Pentathlon World Championships in Berlin. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 21:00:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/0704/712691-natalya-coyle-27th-at-modern-pentathlon-worlds/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/other-sport/2015/0704/712691-natalya-coyle-27th-at-modern-pentathlon-worlds/ Mils Muliaina is charged with sexual assault Former Connacht back Mils Muliaina has been charged with sexual assault and will appear at Cardiff Magistrates' Court on 7 August. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 19:09:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0704/712672-mils-mul/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0704/712672-mils-mul/