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Weds Lunch Sport: World Cup Rugby Wins for Scotland and Wales; Champions Donegal and Tyrone Drawn Together in Ulster Championship

: 10/09/2019 - 12:58

At the Rugby World Cup today, Scotland scored 9 tries in a 61 points to nil defeat of Russia in Pool A.

It leaves Japan on 14 points, Ireland on 11 and Scotland on 10 entering the last round of Pool matches.

Ireland play Samoa in Fukuoka on Saturday morning.

Wales overturned an early 10-0 deficit to beat Fiji 29-17 in their Rugby World Cup Pool D game in Oita.

Josh Adams scoring their two tries, both converted.

By the hour mark, Rhys Patchell and Adams again added further tries to leave Wales 22-17 ahead.

Liam Williams added Wales fifth try after 70 minutes, converted by Williams.

The win sees Australia and Wales into the Quarter finals, as Fiji miss out.

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The Ireland men’s soccer squad, including James McClean, trained this morning.

A decision on Shane Duffy and David McGoldrick's participation in the Georgia game will be revealed later.

A vital win for Ireland’s soccer women  last night in their Euro 2020 campaign.

They beat Ukraine 3-2 in Tallaght.

Blessington’s Louise Quinn started the game.

Kill’s Hayley Nolan was also in the squad!

Ireland lie 2nd in the Group behind Germany, but have two games in hand.

Waterford beat Sligo Rovers 2-0 in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division at the RSC last night.

Athy’s Rory Feely, a former Kildare under 21 player and brother of Kevin, scored one of Waterford’s goals.

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Defending champions Donegal and Tyrone have been drawn together for the 2020 Ulster senior football championship quarter final.

The other quarter finals are Derry versus Armagh, Fermanagh against Down.

Antrim will play the winner of the preliminary round between Monaghan and Cavan.

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Clare hurling is expected to announce a new senior manager this evening.

Former team trainer Louis Mulqueen and All Star Full Back Brian Lohan are the candidates in contention.

The County Board's delay in appointing a new manager, which led to the withdrawal of outgoing joint manager Donal Moloney, have been criticised by the Clare panel.

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Amy Broadhurst is one win away from a medal at the Women's World Boxing Championships in Russia.

The Dundalk lightweight has won a unanimous decision against a Polish opponent in Siberia this morning.

This afternoon, Cork welterweight Christina Desmond fights Canadian Myriam De Silva in the last 16.

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Today’s racing is in Navan from 1.30.

 

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