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, 10 Oct 2015 21:27:55 +0100 Sat, 10 Oct 2015 21:27:55 +0100 Sport News VIDEO: Long says Ireland must qualify on Sunday The hero of Ireland's historic win over Germany says his goal will count for nothing if the Boys in Green fail to qualify in Poland on Sunday night. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 20:12:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733849-video-ireland-press-conference/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733849-video-ireland-press-conference/ VIDEO: Ward, O'Reilly and Conlan secure bronze Joe Ward, Michael Conlan and Michael O'Reilly have all won at least bronze at the World Boxing Championships following their quarter-final wins. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 21:27:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1010/733783-four-irish-fighters-in-quarter-final-action/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/boxing/2015/1010/733783-four-irish-fighters-in-quarter-final-action/ Preview: Ireland v France After three years of waiting, Ireland versus France in Rugby World Cup Pool D is almost upon is, RTÉ Sport's Brendan Cole previews the tie. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 19:41:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733817-preview-ireland-v-france/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733817-preview-ireland-v-france/ Australia see off Wales to win RWC Pool A Australia have now beaten Wales in all of their last 11 meetings and this impressive win at Twickenham means the Wallabies are rewarded with a less daunting clash against Scotland in the last eight. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 20:14:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733845-australia-see-off-wales-to-win-rwc-pool-a/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733845-australia-see-off-wales-to-win-rwc-pool-a/ Irish golfer three off the lead in Woburn Shane Lowry is just three shots of the lead at the British Masters after his two under par 69 on Saturday's third round. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 18:49:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1010/733840-irish/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/1010/733840-irish/ Van Gerwen not chasing 'special' Phil Taylor He may be the heir apparent to the darts throne but Michael van Gerwen says he won't try to emulate Phil Taylor. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 19:00:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1010/733786-michael-van-gerwen-grand-prix-darts/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/darts/2015/1010/733786-michael-van-gerwen-grand-prix-darts/ In My Pocket leaves rivals in shade at Limerick In My Pocket gave weight and a beating to his three rivals in the 19 Euro Munster Madness Race at Limerick. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 20:04:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733855-in-mypocket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733855-in-mypocket/ Kenny hails Dundalk journey to double champions Stephen Kenny has hailed Dundalk's journey from First Division wilderness to back-to-back Premier Division winners. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 16:20:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733808-stephen-kenny-stephen-odonnell-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733808-stephen-kenny-stephen-odonnell-dundalk/ Kane strike late as Ireland U19s draw with Ukraine Captain Danny Kane struck in the final minute to earn the Republic of Ireland under-19s a 1-1 draw in the first of two international friendlies against the Ukraine at the Markets Field on Saturday evening. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 20:09:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733856-kane-strike-late-as-he/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733856-kane-strike-late-as-he/ Laidlaw drags Scots into last 8 after Samoa scare Greig Laidlaw's stunning one-man show booked sluggish Scotland's place in the quarter-finals after a mighty scare by already-eliminated Samoa. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:32:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733813-laidlaw-drags-scotland-into-last-8-after-samoa-sca/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733813-laidlaw-drags-scotland-into-last-8-after-samoa-sca/ Poles back Lewandowski to underline class Poland defender Jakub Wawryzniak has backed Robert Lewandowski to prove he is the best striker in the world by ruining the Republic of Ireland's dream of automatic qualification for Euro 2016. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:31:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733819-poland-back-lewandowski-to-underline-class/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733819-poland-back-lewandowski-to-underline-class/ Adam Beschizza bags Cesarewitch with 50-1 Grumeti Adam Beschizza put the gloss on a memorable few weeks after the jockey completed the 'autumn double' in the Betfred Cesarewitch at Newmarket. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 18:08:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733827-adam-beschizza-bags-double-at-newmarket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733827-adam-beschizza-bags-double-at-newmarket/ Jack Garritty clocks up 194-1 York treble Jack Garritty kept up the pressure on Tom Marquand in their duel for the apprentice jockeys championship when landing a 194-1 treble at York. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:48:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733824-jack-garritty-clocks-up-194-1-york-treble/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733824-jack-garritty-clocks-up-194-1-york-treble/ French captain says recent results mean nothing Past results and quarter-final match-ups will mean nothing to France when they take on Ireland, insists Le Bleus skipper Thierry Dusautoir. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 17:15:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733816-france-captain-says-past/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733816-france-captain-says-past/ Analysis: Planning against a confident France Read Bernard Jackman on the keys to Ireland's game plan and what they need to do to nick a victory against a confident France side. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:19:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733761-analysis/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733761-analysis/ Dundalk hero Richie Towell says job only half done Dundalk star Richie Towell savoured another Premier Division title as the Lilywhites drew with Shamrock Rovers but warned the job was only half done. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:19:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733777-dundalk-richie-towell/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/1010/733777-dundalk-richie-towell/ Air Force Blue breezes to Dewhurst Stakes triumph Air Force Blue made it a Group One hat-trick as he stormed away with the Dubai Dewhurst Stakes at Newmarket. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 16:11:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733809-air-force-blue-breezes-to-dewhurst-stakes-triumph/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/1010/733809-air-force-blue-breezes-to-dewhurst-stakes-triumph/ O'Connell: We haven't kept anything up our sleeve Paul O'Connell insists Ireland have not kept their powder dry at the World Cup in a bid to outwit France in Sunday's crucial World Cup battle. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:22:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733785-oconnell/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733785-oconnell/ Colin O'Riordan signs with the Sydney Swans Tipperary will be without Colin O'Riordan for at least the next two years as the dual player has signed an international rookie contract with Sydney Swans. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:15:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1010/733780-colin-oriordan-signs-with-the-sydney-swans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1010/733780-colin-oriordan-signs-with-the-sydney-swans/ Bowe backs Trimble to replace Payne for Ireland Andrew Trimble has been backed to replace luckless centre Jared Payne in Ireland's World Cup squad. Sat, 10 Oct 2015 15:16:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733790-bowe-backs-trimble-to-replace-payne-for-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/rugby-world-cup/2015/1010/733790-bowe-backs-trimble-to-replace-payne-for-ireland/