Saturday 20 January 2018


Today's Sport


Sedgefield 12.30, Southwell 12.15, Wolverhampton 2.10, Deuville 1.35


Women's Leinster League Div 1: Glenanne v Old Alexandra, Glenanne Pk, Tallaght, 8.30


Colleges and Universities (2.0 unless stated) – Division 2 quarter -finals: Limerick IT 'B'-Tipperary v IT Blanchardstown 'B', Peakvilla FC, Thurles; Colaiste Ide 'B' v NUI Maynooth 'B', Oscar Traynor Complex.

Division 3 quarter-final: Dun Laoghaire IADT v Waterford IT 'C', Ballybrack Boys FC, 4.0

Colleges FAI Umbro Cup Rd 2: Athlone IT v Drogheda Institute of FE, Athlone IT Campus All Weather, 1.0

Colleges FAI B Team Cup Rd 1: IT Sligo 'B' v NCI 'B', Knocknarea Arena, IT Sligo Campus

greyhound racing

Harold's Cross 7.45

American Football


Buffalo Bills 31 Atlanta Falcons 34 (OT), Carolina Panthers 27 Tampa Bay Buccaneers 6, Cleveland Browns 28 Jacksonville Jaguars 32, Houston Texans 31 New England Patriots 34, Indianapolis Colts 22 Tennessee Titans 14, Kansas City Chiefs 28 Denver Broncos 35, Minnesota Vikings 23 Chicago Bears 20 (OT), New York Jets 3 Miami Dolphins 23, Philadelphia Eagles 24 Arizona Cardinals 21, San Diego Chargers 10 Cincinnati Bengals 17, San Francisco 49ers 23 St Louis Rams 13, Washington Redskins 17 New York Giants 24



LA Lakers 108 Portland Trail Blazers 114, New York Knicks 99 New Orleans Hornets 103, Oklahoma City Thunder 113 Minnesota Timberwolves 103, Miami Heat 99 Charlotte Bobcats 98, Sacramento Kings 113 Golden State Warriors 115, Detroit Pistons 115 Philadelphia 76ers 100, LA Clippers 100 Indiana Pacers 105, Toronto Raptors 98 Denver Nuggets 112

Gaelic games

Leinster colleges results

Tom Quinlan Plate final: Adamstown CS 3-4 C P Setanta 7-9

Leinster SH 'B' League: Banagher College 1-12 Col Mhuire, Johnstown 1-6

North Leinster Juv FC 'B' quarter-final: Col Choilm Tullamore 4-11 Ashbourne CS 5-2

Dublin Schools' Juv FC 'D' quarter-final: HFCS Rathcoole 0-4 St Joseph's Rush 9-10


North Leinster Juv FC 'A' quarter-final: St Mel's Longford v St Mary's Edenderry, Ardagh, 11.30, C Dourneen (An Cabhán)


Fermanagh (SFC panel for 2014) – C Snow (Ederney St Josephs), J McGrath (Belcoo), R Gallagher (Madden), J Woods (Lisnaskea), B Cox (Belcoo), C Hyde (Maguiresbridge), C Foy (Tempo), B Mulrone (Devenish), N Cassidy (Roslea), D Mc Cusker (Ederney St Josephs), M O'Brien (Devenish), A Breen (Tempo), C Quigley (Roslea), T McElroy (Brookeborough), R McCluskey (Enniskillen Gaels), B Owens (Teemore), N Shannon (Enniskillen Gaels), D Kelly (Tempo), E Donnelly (Coa), S McElrone (Ederney St Josephs), R Hyde (Maguiresbridge), D McNulty (Belnaleck), R Jones (Derrygonnelly), R O'Callaghan (Enniskillen Gaels), C Jones (Derrygonnelly), S Quigley (Roslea), M Mc Aleer (Ederney St Josephs), P McCusker (Ederney St Josephs), R Corrigan (Kinawley), J Love (Devenish), T Daly (Derrygonnelly), N McElroy (Tempo), S Quigley (Roslea), D Keenan (Tempo), R Ormsby (Irvinestown), T Corrigan (Kinawley), E Maguire (St Patricks), E Courtney (Aughadrumsee), A Boyle (Brookeborough), C O'Brien (Devenish)


World Rankings

1 T Woods (USA) 11.89pts, 2 A Scott (Aus) 10.13, 3 H Stenson (Swe) 8.85, 4 P Mickelson (USA) 7.57, 5 J Rose (Eng) 7.50, 6 R McIlroy (NIrl) 6.86, 7 M Kuchar (USA) 6.27, 8 S Stricker (USA) 6.03, 9 B Snedeker (USA) 5.63, 10 J Day (Aus) 5.41, 11 J Dufner (USA) 5.28, 12 G McDowell (NIrl) 5.20, 13 I Poulter (Eng) 5.18, 14 D Johnson (USA) 5.14, 15 L Donald (Eng) 4.91, 16 Z Johnson (USA) 4.90, 17 J Furyk (USA) 4.74, 18 C Schwartzel (Rsa) 4.73, 19 K Bradley (USA) 4.60, 20 S Garcia (Spa) 4.39,

Other Irish: 77 S Lowry 1.84

European Tour Race to Dubai

Prize money in euro: 1 C Schwartzel (Rsa) 287470.00, 2 M Orum Madsen (Den) 193464.00, 3 R Finch (Eng) 172500.00, 4 H Otto (Rsa) 116610.00, 5 J Kruger (Rsa) 107460.00, 6 R Fisher (Eng) 91020.00, 7 S Dyson (Eng) 83980.00, 8 R Wattel (Fra) 79800.00, 9 A Canizares (Spa) 55590.00, 10 S Hansen (Den) 53100.00, 11 M Crespi (Ita) 49720.00, 12 M A Carlsson (Swe) 47285.00, 13 S Wakefield (Eng) 40575.00, 14 J Carlsson (Swe) 40105.00, 15 A Sullivan (Wal) 38550.00, 16 A Pavan (Ita) 32850.00, 17 D Willett (Eng) 30900.00, 18 T Fisher Jnr (Rsa) 29755.00, 19 J Van Zyl (Rsa) 29156.00, 20 G Mulroy (Rsa) 28725.00

Ice Hockey


Carolina Hurricanes 2 Vancouver Canucks 3, Ottawa Senators 2 Detroit Red Wings 4, Dallas Stars 2 Edmonton Oilers 3 (SO)




New Ross RFC: Good Counsel, New Ross 15 (A Kehoe try, pen, con; C Boland try); Scoil Conglais 12 (D Kelly try, con; J Doyle try).

North Kildare: Maynooth PP 10 (J Toman, C Duff try each); St Paul's College 7 (S Reilly-Ashiru try; Curtis Daly-McGrath con).

Mullingar RFC: St Finian's College 17 (W Ashmore 2 tries; T McGivney try; D Gilleran con); St Conleth's College 39 (M Finn 2 tries; N Foreau try, 2 cons; T O'Gorman, R Murphy, O Allen, J Lawlor try each).


Scottish Cup 5th rd draw

Alloa Athletic v Dumbarton, Clyde or Stranraer v Inverness Caledonian Thistle, Hibernian v Raith Rovers, Albion Rovers v Stenhousemuir, Brechin City or Forfar Athletic v St Johnstone, Celtic v Aberdeen, Dundee United v Queen of the South or St Mirren, Rangers v Ayr United or Dunfermline Athletic

Ties to be played on the weekend of 8/9 February


UK Championship

Barbican Centre, York – 2nd rd: M Travis (Eng) bt K Maflin (Nor) 6-4; N Robertson (Aus) bt R Williams (Eng) 6-1, M Selby (Eng) bt T Pengfei (Chn) 6-3

3rd rd: S Bingham (Eng) bt A Mcgill (Sco) 6-2, B Hawkins (Eng) bt G Wilson (Eng) 6-4, J Perry (Eng) bt S Donaldson (Sco) 6-3; S Murphy (Eng) bt N Saengkham (Tha) 6-2, J Higgins (Sco) bt J Burnett (Eng) 6-4



Doha, Qatar – Singles 1st rd: L Bembridge (Gbr) bt (2) Louk Sorensen (Irl) 6-3 7-6 (7-2)


National Schools Championship

Senior B Boys semi final: St Louis Kiltimagh (Mayo) bt Colaiste Caoimhin Dungarvan Waterford 18-25 25-15 25-22

Senior A Girls semi-final: Holy Family Newbridge bt St Raphaels Loughrea 25-14 25-15 25-18

Fixture – Thursday: senior schools finals, UCD

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