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Sport at 7 brings us all the sporting news of the day with comment and analysis from experts and listeners.

Sport at 7 brings us all the sporting news of the day with comment and analysis from experts and listeners.


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RTE Ireland


Sport at 7 brings us all the sporting news of the day with comment and analysis from experts and listeners.






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Sport at Seven with Damain O Meara Monday 28th January 2013

RUGBY:Bernard Jackman on Ireland preparations ahead of Saturday's 6 Nations Opener. Eamon Dunphy on a Weekend of FA Cup Fourth round shocks & one of the heros of the weekend Oldham defender Dubliner Cliff Byrne. Leitrim's joint manager Barney Breen on the FBD title success. Storm Chasing in Bradon Bay Kerry!Head Judge Duncan Combes explains all


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, 25th of January.

Bernard Brogan Senior, Robbie Kelleher and Mick O'Dwyer on the sad passing of Kevin Heffernan. Irish International Glenn Whelan on Stoke's Cup tie with Manchester City and Ireland's upcoming friendly with Poland.Brent Pope on Johnny Sexton's move to France and Liam Nash casts his discerning eye on this weekend's Horse Racing.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Thursday 24th January 2013

Johnny McDonnell on "The Ballboy incident" at Swansea City. Phil Minshull on the latest goings on at Real Madrid. Canadian teacher Rachel Vanderwal, who represented Britain at the Olympics, and plays for UL looks ahead to Basketball's Superleague Cup finals and Trainer Paul Gilligan on victory for Jadanli in the Thyestes Chase at Gowran Park.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara.

Derby's Conor Sammon on his call up to the Irish squad for the friendly with Poland,while Eamon Dunphy and Tony O'Donoghue offer their thoughts on the squad selection. Bernard Jackman and Michael Corcoran on a dramatic weekend in the Heineken Cup and Tipperary manager Peter Creedon on Tipperary's prospects against Kerry in the McGrath Cup final.


Sport at 7 with Damien O Meara Monday 14th January 2012

Michael Corcoran also takes us through the premutations facing Leinster and Munster ahead of the final round of games next weekend in the Heineken Cup. Des Smyth on Paul McGinley's battle to become Ryder Cup Captain for 2016. Eamon Dunphy regular Monday Night Soccer chat after the weekend's Premier League action.


Sport At Seven with Damien O'Meara, Thursday 10th January 2013

Castleknock GAA Chairman Niall Tutty and Longford footballer Michael Quinn welcome the return of Ciaran Kilkenny from the AFL; we discuss the future of dual-players with Brian Carthy and Cork legend Diarmuid O'Sullivan; and Pat Scully + Stephen McGuinness report on PFAI Irish selection which won both admirers and contracts in Norway.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Wednesday 9th of January.

On tonight's Sport At Seven, journalist David Walsh and Betsy Andreu speak about Lance Armstrong preparing to appear on Oprah; and Alan Quinlan talks about Paul O'Connell after his recent surgery and the vacant coach's position at Connacht.


Sport at Seven with Gary Moran, Monday 7th January 2013

Rugby: Donal Lenihan on a mixed weekend for Irish Sides in Rabo Direct Pro 12; Soccer: Eamon Dunphy on the weekend's FA Cup 3rd round action and Dubliner Gary Dicker on Brighton's great victory at home over Newcastle and Athletics: Chris Jones Fionuala Britton's coach on her sucess at Edinburgh on Saturday and her aims for the year ahead.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Friday 4th of January.

Liam Nash reflects on a great Christmas and New Year racing programme and looks ahead to the weekend action including the Welsh Grand National. Brighton midfielder Gary Dicker chats with Damien about the FA Cup third round action this weekend while Ray Silke and Jack Sheedy discuss the likely talking points of gaelic football in 2013.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Wednesday 2nd of January.

What Role does "Luck " play in Sport ? Damien O'Meara explores the topic with journalist PJ Cunningham. Former Armagh All Ireland winner Enda McNulty, who is now a Motivational coach and psychologist and former Cricketer Edward Smith, who has written a Book on the Topic of Luck !


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Thursday 20th December ‘12

On Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, following the spectacular Champions League draws for Manchester United, Celtic and Arsenal, RTE Soccer Correspondent Tony O'Donoghue assesses these teams chances. RTE Sport Rugby Pundit Donal Lenihan looks forward to the Irish Provinces in Rabo PRO12 action while Liam Nash previews the weekend Racing


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Wednesday 19th of December.

The latest reaction from Liverpool after the British Home Secretary announces a new police inquiry into the Hillsborough disaster; Spanish soccer writer Guillem Ballague talks about Pep Guardiola and the mighty Barcelona, and Leeds soccer journalist Julian Gaunt previews the League Cup Quarter-Final between Leeds Utd and Chelsea.


Sport at 7 with Damien O Meara Tuesday 18th December 2012

Zenit St. Petersburg go on a P.R defensive, we'll assess Mario Balotelli future at Manchester City, Saracens get criticized by fans and commentators for the excessive use of their P.A & we'll be hearing what moments and sport stars stood out for the Irish Public in 2012.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Friday 14th December 2012

Brian Kerr previews the Premier League action. Liam Nash on the upcoming meetings at Cheltenham and Navan. Organizer Bobby Willis on the future of the Circuit of Ireland rally. Paddy Carr, Director of Football with London club Tir Chonaill Gaels on their meeting with Dr Crokes and Dan Parks on Connacht's Heineken Cup match with Biarritz.


Sport At Seven with Damien O'Meara, Thursday 13th December 2012

On tonight's programme, Neil Ashton of the Daily Mail questions Arsene Wenger's future at Arsenal; Chelsea great Pat Nevin talks about the Blues exploits at the World Club Championships in Japan; and cycling journalist from Shane Stokes tells us about the latest troubles in the Team Sky camp.


Sport at 7 with Damien O'Meara, Wednesday 12th December 2012

On tonight's programme we hear from Noel Manion and Shane Byrne on the Lions backroom staff and the fall-out from Mike McCarthy's move to Connacht; the Phillips Manager of the Year Billy Walsh reflects on his success; and Des Smyth analyses the options available for the next US Ryder Cup Captain.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Tuesday 11th December 2012

Paris based rugby journalist Ian Borthwick speaks about the mangerial shake-up at Biarritz; former Manchester Utd goalkeeper Gary Bailey talks about sport, life and business; and Alistair Ross previews tonight's English Premier League meeting of Sunderland and Reading.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Monday 10th December 2012

Sligo footballer Eamonn O'Hara on proposals for changes to Gaelic football. Eamonn Dunphy on the task of eradicating cheating in modern day football and Bernard Jackman on an eventful weekend for the Irish provinces in the Heineken Cup.


Sport at Seven with Damien O'Meara, Friday 7th December 2012

On tonight's programme: A preview of this weekend's Heineken Cup action with reports from the Sportsground and Franlins Gardens; Liam Nash looks ahead to another weekend of racing; and Pat Nevin previews this weekend's English Premier League action.