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Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 2 September, 2015

#Racing

# racing - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Willie Mullins claims a 1-2 of reserves in the Handicap Hurdle at Galway

It was the champion trainer’s seventh win of the festival.

# racing - Thursday 30 July, 2015

Quick Jack takes the Galway Hurdle as ladies turn up the style

Trainer Tony Martin made it consecutive wins in the race on Ladies Day at Ballybrit.

# racing - Monday 22 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone Lassie Come Home

Ivan Yates sold the Newstalk Breakfast dog without telling anyone

The dog was snapped up by a syndicate in England and has been doing quite well for himself.

# racing - Thursday 4 June, 2015

From TheJournal.ie “We’re devastated” – Irish racing family in shock after tragic death of son in Argentina Christopher Morris

“We’re devastated” – Irish racing family in shock after tragic death of son in Argentina

Christopher Morris was the son of horse trainer Mouse Morris.

# racing - Monday 11 May, 2015

Romain Grosjean may need to retake his theory test after making a balls of this pit stop

At least one member of his pit crew will certainly remember the Spanish Grand Prix.

# racing - Sunday 12 April, 2015

12 of the best images from another busy week of sport

Aintree, Manchester United and Augusta were in the spotlight this week.

# racing - Sunday 5 April, 2015

Big Bosch penalty inflicts a first ever European knock-out defeat on Johnny Sexton

Racing Metro lost the arm wrestle with Mark McCall’s side.

# racing - Friday 13 March, 2015

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Gold Cup at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Gold Cup at Cheltenham?

It’s the big one on the final day of the festival.

# racing - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Man United stars, Michael O’Leary & Nadia Forde feature in the best pics from Cheltenham Day 2

The stars were out for another action-packed day.

# racing - Tuesday 10 March, 2015

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?

Nail your colours to the mast.

# racing - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

From Business ETC One of Dublin’s two greyhound stadiums is to be closed and sold Race Is Run

One of Dublin’s two greyhound stadiums is to be closed and sold

Planning permission for Harold’s Cross will be sought before it’s put on the market.

# racing - Saturday 11 October, 2014

Dual Derby winner Australia retired with hoof injury

The horse Aidan O’Brien hailed as his best ever will not race again.

# racing - Thursday 18 September, 2014

From Business ETC Irish greyhounds are going global, but industry still gone to dogs A Dog's Life

Irish greyhounds are going global, but industry still gone to dogs

Greyhound board pens deal to take local races to William Hill’s online gamblers.

# racing - Friday 22 August, 2014

From The Daily Edge Oh, just some guy racing his pet parrot on a scooter Hello

Oh, just some guy racing his pet parrot on a scooter

Keep up, human.

# racing - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

Australia jogs to impressive Juddmonte victory

Aidan O’Brien’s charge was a convincing winner at York today.

# racing - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Seagull photobombs photo finish, takes second by a beak

It would happen in Brighton, wouldn’t it.

# racing - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

We are highly confident you have never seen a horse race as crazy as this Too Many Sugar Lumps This post contains videos

We are highly confident you have never seen a horse race as crazy as this

11 horses, two inter-locking courses, one pile-up and a whole heap of chaos.

From TheJournal.ie Hiring out greyhound stadia as film sets could help the industry’s money woes Not Gone To The Dogs

Hiring out greyhound stadia as film sets could help the industry’s money woes

This is just one of the many recommendations in a new report published by the Department of Agriculture.

# racing - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours? Sponsored By HRI

Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours?

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# racing - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Here’s how to boss it from head to toe this Ladies’ Day Sponsored By HRI

Here’s how to boss it from head to toe this Ladies’ Day

Your handy guide to dressing to impress – it’s all about the hats.

# racing - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Kingman rules in Irish 2000 Guineas

Ridden by James Doyle he powered past Shifting Power in the final furlong.

# racing - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Shocking video shows car deliberately crashing into street lights at ‘modified car meet’ Dublin

Shocking video shows car deliberately crashing into street lights at ‘modified car meet’

The event is said to have taken place on Sunday in Dublin.

# racing - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare Racing

Eight to appear in court over illegal motoring events in Clare

Up to 70 modified cars were involved.

# racing - Monday 10 March, 2014

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how you can bluff your way through this year’s festival

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from Ruby Wax, we’re here to help.

# racing - Tuesday 25 February, 2014

Johnny Murtagh retires to focus on training

“It’s the right time to call it a day and put everything into the training,” he says.

# racing - Monday 24 February, 2014

Sprinter Sacre to miss Cheltenham Festival

Trainer Nicky Henderson has made the tough call ahead of the Cotswolds action next month.

# racing - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Gigginstown triple handed for Hennessy

First Lieutenant, Lat Instalment and Roi Du Mee will all go at Leopardstown tomorrow.

# racing - Saturday 1 February, 2014

Rock On Ruby may head straight for Cheltenham

The nine-year-old has still only managed one run over fences this season.

# racing - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Horse racing: 5 things we learned last week

Hurricane Fly has still got it.

# racing - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Knock out blow for Big Bucks hits punters’ pockets

The Paul Nicholls trained horse lost for the first time in five years.

# racing - Thursday 23 January, 2014

On His Own regains Thyestes title at Gowran Park

Paul Townend was on board as it was back-to-back wins.

# racing - Friday 10 January, 2014

Solwhit to miss World Hurdle defence

‘It’s a sickener but that’s the way it is.’

# racing - Tuesday 7 January, 2014

Big rematch on the cards in Irish Champion Hurdle

Hurricane Fly will take on Jezki and Our Conor later this month.

# racing - Saturday 28 December, 2013

Bobs Worth back to claim Lexus Chase win

Nicky Henderson had better news after Sprinter Sacre’s scare yesterday.

And they’re off: Your best bets for the Leopardstown Festival today

It was a tough day for punters yesterday.

# racing - Friday 27 December, 2013

Leopardstown Festival: The Tullow Tank keeps on rolling

The Philip Fenton trained five-year-old shone at Leopardstown today.

Your best bets at the Leopardstown Festival today

It’s another bumper day of racing action, despite the weather.

Racing to go ahead at Leopardstown despite overnight rain

Some 14 millimetres of rain put the high-quality card in doubt this morning.

# racing - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Slideshow: Bono and Michael D. among thousands at day one of the Leopardstown festival Racing This post contains images

Slideshow: Bono and Michael D. among thousands at day one of the Leopardstown festival

Micheal D Higgins was one of the thousands in attendance at day one of the Christmas festival.

# racing - Monday 23 December, 2013

Captain Chris ruled out of King George

Until the setback Hobbs had entertained high hopes that Captain Chris, third favourite in the ante-post betting, could go one better after chasing home Long Run in 2012.

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