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, 28 Jun 2017 20:04:00 +0100 Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:04:00 +0100 Sport News Galway's experience gives them the edge: Cunningham Former Galway manager Anthony Cunningham admits that the momentum is with Wexford heading into the Leinster hurling final but he believes that Galway's experience will win the day. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:11:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886320-galways-experience-gives-them-the-edge-cunningham/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886320-galways-experience-gives-them-the-edge-cunningham/ New Zealand boss wary that Lions could bite back New Zealand head coach Steve Hansen has warned "the job is far from done" ahead of Saturday's second Test against the British and Irish Lions. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:04:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886315-new-zealand-boss-wary-that-lions-could-bite-back/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886315-new-zealand-boss-wary-that-lions-could-bite-back/ Late strike sees Linfield edge La Fiorita at Windsor Jordan Stewart struck in the 89th minute to hand Linfield a slender first leg Champions League qualifier lead over La Fiorita at Windsor Park. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:12:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886334-late-strike-sees-linfield-edge-la-fiorita-at-windsor/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886334-late-strike-sees-linfield-edge-la-fiorita-at-windsor/ Shootout hero Bravo sends Chile into final Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo saved three successive penalties to give them a 3-0 shootout win over Portugal after their Confederations Cup semi-final had ended goalless. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:21:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886327-shootout-hero-bravo-sends-chile-into-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886327-shootout-hero-bravo-sends-chile-into-final/ Rebels looking to shake unwanted Killarney record It's 22 years since Cork last left Fitzgerald Stadium after defeating neighbours Kerry in the Championship, but manager Peader Healy admits his underdogs "badly need" the win. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:58:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886283-cork-munster-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886283-cork-munster-final/ McSharry claims gold at European Junior Championships Ireland's Mona McSharry claimed gold in the 50m breaststroke event at the European Junior Championships in Israel with a 31.38 second swim. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:05:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2017/0628/886268-mcsharry-through-to-european-final-at-top-seed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/swimming/2017/0628/886268-mcsharry-through-to-european-final-at-top-seed/ Europa League team news: Caulfield expects tough test Cork City are absolutely flying domestically, but boss John Caulfield is taking nothing for granted as they enter the choppy waters of Europa League qualification. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:15:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886184-europa-league-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886184-europa-league-team-news/ Vettel risks further sanction after Baku clash Ferrari's Formula One championship leader Sebastian Vettel risks  further sanctions after the governing body re-examines his 'road rage' clash with Mercedes rival Lewis Hamilton in Sunday's Azerbaijan Grand Prix. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 19:14:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2017/0628/886299-vettel-risks-further-sanction-after-baku-clash/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2017/0628/886299-vettel-risks-further-sanction-after-baku-clash/ James McGee bows out of Wimbledon qualifiers James McGee has been eliminated from the Wimbledon qualifying tournament after losing in three sets to Russia's Andrey Rublev. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:34:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886332-james-mcgee-bows-out-of-wimbledon-qualifiers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886332-james-mcgee-bows-out-of-wimbledon-qualifiers/ Naholo and Lienert-Brown named in All Blacks side All Blacks coach Steve Hansen has named Waisake Naholo on the right wing for the second test against the British and Irish Lions in Wellington on Saturday. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 22:48:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886293-hansen-names-all-blacks-side-for-second-lions-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2017/0628/886293-hansen-names-all-blacks-side-for-second-lions-test/ O'Brien to check weather before Irish Derby decision Aidan O'Brien will wait until just before final declaration time on Thursday morning before finalising his team for the Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh on Saturday. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:15:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886249-obrien-to-check-weather-before-irish-derby-decision/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886249-obrien-to-check-weather-before-irish-derby-decision/ Miller 'got grounds mixed up', apologises to Linfield Former Celtic midfielder Joe Miller has apologised to Linfield over comments he made about the club, admitting he "got the grounds mixed up" when recounting a game he played for Aberdeen at Windsor Park in the mid-90s. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 15:17:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886235-miller-apologises-to-linfield-say-he-got-gorunds-mixe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886235-miller-apologises-to-linfield-say-he-got-gorunds-mixe/ 'We're a good fit' - Davy out to give Model some glory Davy Fitzgerald is desperate to reward the unshakeable support of the Wexford faithful with a Leinster title, but warned his team are coming up one of the best sides in the land. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:17:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886100-were-a-good-fit-davy-out-to-give-model-more-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886100-were-a-good-fit-davy-out-to-give-model-more-glory/ Cork v Kerry - the Croke Park rivalry: 2006 An All-Ireland intermediate hurling title in 2004 and retirement six months short of the footballers' 2010 Sam Maguire success bookended James Masters' six-year inter-county career, but the player himself has few regrets from his Cork playing days. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 17:16:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884549-cork-v-kerry-2006/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884549-cork-v-kerry-2006/ Southampton insists van Dijk is not for sale Southampton executive director Les Reed says the club have no intention of cashing in on Virgil van Dijk and Cedric Soares as they prepare for life under new manager Mauricio Pellegrino. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 14:53:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886251-southampton-insists/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886251-southampton-insists/ UK ex-police chiefs charged over Hillsborough disaster Four former senior British policemen were among six people charged over the 1989 Hillsborough stadium disaster in England that killed 96 Liverpool football supporters. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:42:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0628/886147-hillsborough/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0628/886147-hillsborough/ McEnroe: Let's pit men against women to solve row An unapologetic John McEnroe has proposed competition between men and women players to prove his claim that 23-time grand slam singles winner Serena Williams would be ranked "like 700 in the world" if she competed on the men's circuit. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 13:16:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886209-mcenroe-lets-pit-men-against-women-to-solve-row/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2017/0628/886209-mcenroe-lets-pit-men-against-women-to-solve-row/ Transfer gossip: Fabinho to follow Matic to Man United Manchester United are eager to bring Monaco midfielder Fabinho to Old Trafford, while Real Madrid target Alvaro Morata is pulling out all the stops to join Jose Mourinho's side. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:13:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886169-transfer-gossip/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2017/0628/886169-transfer-gossip/ Quinlivan won't recover in time for Cavan clash Michael Quinlivan will not recover in time to make Tipperary's All-Ireland SFC round 2B qualifier against Cavan on Saturday week. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 11:13:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886167-quinlivan-wont-shake-off-injury-in-time-for-cavan-clas/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0628/886167-quinlivan-wont-shake-off-injury-in-time-for-cavan-clas/ Michelle Payne tests positive for banned substance Melbourne Cup-winning jockey Michelle Payne has been stood down from riding after she tested positive for a banned substance at a meeting at Swan Hill racecourse on 11 June. Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:10:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886135-michelle-payne-tests-positive-for-banned-substance/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2017/0628/886135-michelle-payne-tests-positive-for-banned-substance/