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 Fri, 22 May 2015 22:08:40 +0100 Fri, 22 May 2015 22:08:40 +0100 Sport News Ulster fall just short against Glasgow Ulster fell agonisingly short in their Guinness PRO12 semi-final with Glasgow as a 75th minute try Heinke van der Merwe and a Finn Russell conversion edged the Scottish side to victory. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:10:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0522/703044-glasgow-v-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/rugby/2015/0522/703044-glasgow-v-ulster/ Horgan the hero as dominant Dundalk defeat Pat's Dundalk's blistering run of form continued in style at Richmond Park as Daryl Horgan scored both goals in his side's SSE Airtricity League Premier Division victory over St Patrick's Athletic. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:08:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703055-st-patricks-athletic-v-dundalk/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703055-st-patricks-athletic-v-dundalk/ Cork City and Shamrock Rovers play out stalemate Cork City and Shamrock Rovers have both lost further ground on SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders Dundalk following a 0-0 draw at Turner's Cross. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:25:49 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703047-cork-city-v-shamrock-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703047-cork-city-v-shamrock-rovers/ Misery for McIlroy at BMW PGA Championship Defending champion Rory McIlroy crashed out of the BMW PGA Championship on Friday, missing the cut for the third time in four years in the European Tour's flagship event. Fri, 22 May 2015 19:26:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0522/703119-misery-for-mcelroy-at-pga-championship/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/golf/2015/0522/703119-misery-for-mcelroy-at-pga-championship/ In-form Monaghan should clear Cavan hurdle Dermot Earley looks ahead to the weekend football championship action where Ulster favourites Monghan take on neighbours Cavan at Breffni Park. Fri, 22 May 2015 14:07:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0520/702631-ulster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0520/702631-ulster/ Djokovic ready to stand and deliver at French Open Novak Djokovic insists he can handle the pressure of winning a first French Open title because he is playing the best tennis of his life. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:35:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0522/703171-djokovic-ready-to-stand-and-deliver-at-french-open/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0522/703171-djokovic-ready-to-stand-and-deliver-at-french-open/ Drogheda edge out Galway at United Park A goal in each half from Lee Duffy and Sean Thornton settled this SSE Airtricity League clash as Drogheda ended Galway United's recent run of victories. Fri, 22 May 2015 21:51:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703051-drogheda-utd-v-galway-utd/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703051-drogheda-utd-v-galway-utd/ Tyrone deny sledging allegation in minor match Tyrone's county board have rejected allegations that one of their players taunted a Donegal opponent over the death of his father during Sunday's Ulster Minor Football Championship clash in Ballybofey. Fri, 22 May 2015 18:48:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0522/703138-tyrone-deny-sledging-allegation-in-minor-match/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0522/703138-tyrone-deny-sledging-allegation-in-minor-match/ Sunday's Premier League team news It's the final Barclays Premier League matchday of the season and all eyes will be on Newcastle and Hull City, one of which will be relegated. Get the news for those games and all others here. Fri, 22 May 2015 20:17:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703129-sundays-premier-league-team-news/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703129-sundays-premier-league-team-news/ Keane penalty miss gifts 10-man Derry a point Alan Keane missed a late penalty at the Brandywell as Sligo Rovers drew 1-1 with ten man Derry City in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:08:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703049-derry-city-v-sligo-rovers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703049-derry-city-v-sligo-rovers/ Williams set to play through the pain in Paris Serena Williams admits the elbow injury that forced her to withdraw from the Italian Open last week is still causing her pain as the American begins her pursuit of a third French Open title. Fri, 22 May 2015 21:35:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0522/703157-williams-set-to-play-through-the-pain-in-paris/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/tennis/2015/0522/703157-williams-set-to-play-through-the-pain-in-paris/ Bohemians held by Bray in bore draw Bohemians saw Derek Pender and Anto Murphy taken off on stretchers as they had to settle for a point from a shockingly disappointing scoreless draw with Bray Wanderers at Dalymount Park. Fri, 22 May 2015 22:18:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703046-bohemians-v-bray/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703046-bohemians-v-bray/ Contador loses lead following carnage at Giro Alberto Contador surrendered the race leader's jersey in the Giro d'Italia as a dramatic late crash put Fabio Aru into pink in Jesolo. Fri, 22 May 2015 19:34:12 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0522/703100-contador-loses-lead-following-carnage-at-giro/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/cycling/2015/0522/703100-contador-loses-lead-following-carnage-at-giro/ Latvala on top in Rally de Portugal Jari-Matti Latvala ended day two of the Rally de Portugal on top after winning two of the five stages but Craig Breen saw his involvement in the race end due to engine trouble. Fri, 22 May 2015 20:10:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0522/703152-latvala-on-top-in-rally-de-portugal/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/motorsport/2015/0522/703152-latvala-on-top-in-rally-de-portugal/ Peter Kelly: Dublin players coming into their own Dublin hurlers' joint captain Peter Kelly says the players are taking on more responsibility under new manager Ger Cunningham as they adapt to life without Anthony Daly. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:23:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0522/703063-peter-kelly-dublin-players-coming-into-their-own/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0522/703063-peter-kelly-dublin-players-coming-into-their-own/ Defeat to Dundalk could end Saints' title hopes The pressure is on fifth-placed St Patrick's Athletic as they welcome SSE Airtricity Premier Division leaders Dundalk to Richmond Park, which is one of five Premier Division games being played tonight. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:19:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/702956-airtricity-previews/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/702956-airtricity-previews/ The Grey Gatsby goes for Gold at the Curragh Kevin Ryan expects The Grey Gatsby to be suited by the Curragh as the four-year-old returns to Ireland for the Tattersalls Gold Cup on Sunday. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:27:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703067-the-grey-gatsby-goes-for-gold-at-the-curragh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703067-the-grey-gatsby-goes-for-gold-at-the-curragh/ Hannon wary of Gleneagles in Irish 2,000 Guineas Richard Hannon is under no illusions about the task facing Ivawood ahead of his rematch with Gleneagles in the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:50:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703005-hannon-wary-of-gleneagles-class/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703005-hannon-wary-of-gleneagles-class/ United still hopeful of keeping David de Gea Louis van Gaal is still optimistic of keeping star goalkeeper David de Gea at Manchester United. Fri, 22 May 2015 16:30:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703084-united-still-hopeful-of-keeping-david-de-gea/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/soccer/2015/0522/703084-united-still-hopeful-of-keeping-david-de-gea/ Halford hopes patience is a virtue with Raydara Mick Halford was forced to miss Newmarket with Raydara but hopes that might now work in his favour for Sunday's Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Fri, 22 May 2015 15:38:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703071-halford-hopes-patience-is-a-virtue-with-raydara/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0522/703071-halford-hopes-patience-is-a-virtue-with-raydara/