Results

CYCLING

Giro d’Italia

Final leading positions from Stage 18 (170km Melide – Verbania): 1 Philippe Gilbert (Bel) BMC Racing Team 4hrs 04mins 14secs, 2 Francesco Bongiorno (Ita) Bardiani CSF at 47secs, 3 Sylvain Chavanel (Fra) IAM Cycling at 01min 01secs, 4 Matteo Busato (Ita) Southeast Pro Cycling, 5 Amael Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team, 6 David De La Cruz (Spa) Etixx – Quick-Step, 7 Rinaldo Nocentini (Ita) AG2R La Mondiale, 8 Kanstantsin Siutsou (Blr) Team Sky all at same time, 9 Chad Haga (USA) Team Giant-Alpecin at 02mins 42secs, 10 Pieter Weening (Ned) Orica GreenEdge at 03mins 55secs, 11 Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team at 06mins 05secs, 12 Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo at same time, 13 Davide Villella (Ita) Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team at 06mins 38secs, 14 Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ.fr at 07mins 18secs, 15 Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNL-Jumbo at same time

General classification after stage 18: 1 Alberto Contador (Spa) Tinkoff-Saxo 72hrs 23mins 09secs, 2 Mikel Landa Meana (Spa) Astana Pro Team at 05mins 15secs, 3 Fabio Aru (Ita) Astana Pro Team at 06mins 05secs, 4 Andrey Amador (CRc) Movistar Team at 07mins 01secs, 5 Yury Trofimov (Rus) Team Katusha at 09mins 40secs, 6 Leopold Konig (Cze) Team Sky at 10mins 44secs, 7 Damiano Caruso (Ita) BMC Racing Team at 11mins 05secs, 8 Steven Kruijswijk (Ned) Team LottoNL-Jumbo at 12mins 53secs, 9 Ryder Hesjedal (Can) Cannondale-Garmin Pro Cycling Team at 13mins 01secs, 10 Alexandre Geniez (Fra) FDJ.fr at 14mins 01secs, 11 Maxime Monfort (Bel) Lotto Soudal at 15mins 17secs, 12 Jurgen Van Den Broeck (Bel) Lotto Soudal at 17mins 12secs, 13 Amael Moinard (Fra) BMC Racing Team at 21mins 15secs, 14 Giovanni Visconti (Ita) Movistar Team at 21mins 25secs, 15 Tanel Kangert (Est) Astana Pro Team at 28mins 11secs

GOLF

GUI Pierce Purcell Shield Connacht Section Second Round

North; Ballymote 3 Strandhill 2; Carrick on Shannon 4.5 Ballaghaderreen 0.5; Boyle 3 Castle Dargan 2;

Enniscrone 3 Co Sligo 2

South; Cregmore Park 3 Oughterard 2; Bearna 4 Connemara 1; Athenry 3.5 Galway Bay 1.5; Gort 3.5 Connemara Isles 1.5

East: Athlone 4 Mountbellew 1; Ballinasloe 3.5 Roscommon 1.5; Curra West 3 Dunmore Demesne 2; Portumna 4.5 Loughrea 0.5

West; Castlebar 4 Swinford 1; Ballina 3 Westport 2; Ballinrobe 4 Belmullet 1; Claremorris 3 Tubbercurry 2

Irish Seniors Amateur Open, Roscommon

144: Richard Partridge (England) 75 69 , Mark Stones (England) 70 74

147: John Mitchell (Tramore) 74 73

148: Garth McGimpsey (Bangor) 72 76

149: Tyrone Carter (England) 75 74 , Adrian Morrow (Portmarnock) 74 75 , Nigel Evans (Wales) 73 76 , Tom Cleary (Cork) 72 77

150: Michael Quirke (Doneraile) 76 74 , Alan Mew (England) 74 76

151: Ian Attoe (England) 77 74 , Brendan O’Malley (The Royal Dublin) 76 75 , Andrew Carman (England) 75 76 , Gerard O’Sullivan (Tralee) 73 78

152: Mike Ready (England) 77 75 , Maurice Kelly (Naas) 74 78 , Stephen East (England) 73 79 , Mick Ahern (Skerries) 73 79

153: David Cromie (Royal Liverpool) 79 74 , Hugh Smyth (Mourne) 79 74 , Declan Corcoran (Thurles) 76 77 , Andrew Stracey (England) 76 77 , Brendan McDonnell (K Club) 75 78

154: John Ambridge (England) 82 72 , David Lane (England) 77 77 , Tony Patterson (Scotland) 75 79

155: Val Smyth (Co. Louth) 81 74 , Jeffrey Gauff (Canada) 78 77 , Arthur Pierse (Tipperary) 77 78

156: Billy Donlon (Birr) 80 76 , George Wilson (England) 79 77 , Adrian Wynne (Strandhill) 78 78 , Ian Crowther (England) 78 78 , Graham Hargreaves (England) 77 79 , David Conway (Portmarnock) 77 79 , Bert Burke (Moate) 77 79 , Muir Townsley (Scotland) 77 79 , Jack Dempsey (Royal Curragh) 77 79 , Michael Darcy (Oughterard) 75 81

157: Richard Brooker (Skerries) 80 77 , Glyn Rees (Wales) 77 80 , Robert Head (England) 76 81

158: Donal O’Donovan (Bandon) 81 77 , Denis Deasy (Waterford) 81 77 , Ian Brotherston (Scotland) 79 79 , Dermot Morris (Limerick) 79 79 , Kevin Sheehy (Athlone) 79 79 , Philip Graham (England) 76 82

159: Martin Fell (England) 83 76 , Martin Higgins (Claremorris) 82 77 , Mervyn Eager (Lucan) 81 78 , Noel Mannion (Dun Laoghaire) 80 79 , Tony Hayes (Hermitage) 78 81 , Liam MacNamara (Rosslare) 78 81 , Donald McCart (Scotland) 78 81

160: Hugh MacKeown (Portmarnock) 81 79 , Douglas Cameron (England) 81 79 , Jan Gilbert (Malone) 80 80 , Mick Gaynor (Co. Meath) 77 83

161: Ian Jeen (Scotland) 83 78 , Andrew Atkinson (England) 83 78 , Brian Bingham (Scotland) 82 79 , Rory Timlin (Galway) 81 80 , Richard McDowell (Royal Belfast) 77 84 , Rory Fitzgerald (Tramore) 76 85

162: John Baldwin (USA) 84 78 , John Cuffe (Monkstown) 82 80 , Alan Lilley (Ballyclare) 82 80 , Keith Bruce (Scotland) 81 81 , Alistair Smith (Blainroe) 81 81 , Patrick Comerford (Corrstown) 81 81 , Tom Byrne (Greystones) 80 82 , Keith Lapsley (Dunfanaghy) 80 82 , Steven Bell (Gracehill) 79 83 , Stuart Fawcett (England) 79 83

163: Terence Brown (England) 84 79 , Peter Adams (England) 81 82 , Stuart Pond (England) 80 83 , Robert Fox (England) 79 84 , Jonathan Wright (England) 79 84

164: Kieran O’Mahony (Galway) 85 79 , Gerard O’Kennedy (Athlone) 84 80 , Ian Smyth (Clandeboye) 82 82 , Philip Clifford (Limerick) 81 83 , Matt Donohue (Portumna) 80 84 , James Ormonde (Tralee) 79 85

165: Dave Roberts (Rathcore) 84 81 , Seamus Ward (Laytown & Bettystown) 84 81 , Simon Maisey (England) 79 86 , George Mellerick (Fota Island) 78 87

166: Donald Weekes (Dunmurry) 83 83

167: Des Egan (Loughrea) 86 81 , Gerard Maher (Castletroy) 85 82

168: Lord Gort (Isle of Man) 87 81 , G. A. Finn (Cork) 82 86 , Gerry O Keeffe (Waterford) 82 86

169: Michael Jones (England) 89 80 , Jack Maguire (Co. Louth) 89 80 , Tom Tyrrell (The Heath) 83 86 , Brian Farrell (Balcarrick) 82 87

170: Larry Cushen (The Heath) 87 83 , Francesco Basani (Italy) 82 88

171: Michael Foley (Faithlegg) 85 86 , Noel Patterson (Milltown) 82 89 , Frank Leonard (Knightsbrook) 82 89

172: Niall Finnegan (Gort) 84 88

174: Paul Cooley (Portstewart) 92 82

177: Patrick Harrington (Muskerry) 91 86

178: Philip Fulham (Glenlo Abbey) 91 87 , Shane O’Mahony (Galway) 90 88

SOCCER

EA SPORTS Cup semi-final draw: Shamrock Rovers v St Patrick’s Athletic; Galway United v Dundalk.

TENNIS

French Open, Roland Garros, Paris, France:

Mens Singles 2nd rd: (1) Novak Djokovic (Ser) bt Gilles Muller (Lux) 6-1 6-4 6-4, Thanasi Kokkinakis (Aus) bt (27) Bernard Tomic (Aus) 3-6 3-6 6-3 6-4 8-6, (20) Richard Gasquet (Fra) is tied with Carlos Berlocq (Arg) 3-6 6-3 6-1 4-6, (15) Kevin Anderson (Rsa) bt Yen-Hsun Lu (Tpe) 5-7 6-4 6-4 6-4, Jack Sock (USA) bt Pablo Carreno-Busta (Spa) 6-7 (2-7) 7-6 (7-4) 6-1 7-6 (7-4), Borna Coric (Cro) bt (18) Tommy Robredo (Spa) 7-5 3-6 6-2 4-6 6-4, Andrey Kuznetsov (Rus) bt Jurgen Melzer (Aut) 6-1 5-7 7-6 (7-0) 7-5, (6) Rafael Nadal (Spa) bt Nicolas Almagro (Spa) 6-4 6-3 6-1, (3) Andy Murray (Gbr) bt Joao Sousa (Por) 6-2 4-6 6-4 6-1, (29) Nick Kyrgios (Aus) bt Kyle Edmund (Gbr) w/o, (17) David Goffin (Bel) bt Santiago Giraldo (Col) 6-3 4-6 7-5 6-2, Jeremy Chardy (Fra) bt (16) John Isner (USA) 6-4 4-6 6-3 6-3, (9) Marin Cilic (Cro) bt Andrea Arnaboldi (Ita) 7-6 (7-3) 6-1 6-1, (23) Leonardo Mayer (Arg) bt Jerzy Janowicz (Pol) 6-4 6-4 6-7 (1-7) 6-1, Simone Bolelli (Ita) bt (31) Viktor Troicki (Ser) 6-2 6-4 6-3, (7) David Ferrer (Spa) bt Daniel Gimeno-Traver (Spa) 6-3 6-2 6-1, Pablo Andujar (Spa) bt (22) Philipp Kohlschreiber (Ger) 6-1 7-6 (7-5) 3-6 3-6 6-4

Womens Singles 2nd rd: (1) Serena Williams (USA) bt Anna-Lena Friedsam (Ger) 5-7 6-3 6-3, (27) Victoria Azarenka (Blr) bt Lucie Hradecka (Cze) 6-2 6-3, Tsvetana Pironkova (Bul) bt Denisa Allertova (Cze) 6-3 7-6 (7-2), Sloane Stephens (USA) bt Heather Watson (Gbr) 6-2 6-4, (10) Andrea Petkovic (Ger) bt Lourdes Dominguez Lino (Spa) 4-6 6-4 6-4, (17) Sara Errani (Ita) bt Carina Witthoeft (Ger) 6-3 4-6 6-2, Irina Falconi (USA) bt Sesil Karatantcheva (Bul) 3-6 6-1 6-2, Julia Goerges (Ger) bt (5) Caroline Wozniacki (Den) 6-4 7-6 (7-4), (4) Petra Kvitova (Cze) bt Silvia Soler Espinosa (Spa) 6-7 (4-7) 6-4 6-2, (30) Irina-Camelia Begu (Rom) bt Ana Konjuh (Cro) 6-2 6-0, (23) Timea Bacsinszky (Swi) bt Tereza Smitkova (Cze) 6-2 6-0, (16) Madison Keys (USA) bt Belinda Bencic (Swi) 6-0 6-3, Andreea Mitu (Rou) bt (12) Karolina Pliskova (Cze) 2-6 7-6 (7-5) 6-4, Francesca Schiavone (Ita) bt (18) Svetlana Kuznetsova (Rus) 6-7 (11-13) 7-5 10-8, Alison Van Uytvanck (Bel) bt (32) Zarina Diyas (Kaz) 0-6 6-1 6-4, Kristina Mladenovic (Fra) bt Danka Kovinic (Mne) 6-3 7-5

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