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Tuesday 20 August, 2019

Drama aplenty as race starts four minutes early in Sligo, but result stands
# Horse Racing
# Horse Racing

Drama aplenty as race starts four minutes early in Sligo, but result stands

Aug 20th 2019, 10:49 PM 9,542 Views 3 Comments

Noel Meade and Sean Flanagan’s Caer won the premature start.

Sunday 11 August, 2019

Tiger Roll's Grand National hat-trick bid hinges on certain conditions - O'Leary
# Possibilities
# Possibilities

Tiger Roll's Grand National hat-trick bid hinges on certain conditions - O'Leary

Aug 11th 2019, 12:13 PM 6,971 Views 4 Comments

The Gigginstown racing manager says the Gordon Elliott-trained horse needs a rating of 165 or lower.

Tuesday 6 August, 2019

O'Brien confirms Arizona on course to challenge Siskin for Phoenix Stakes
# Rivalry
# Rivalry

O'Brien confirms Arizona on course to challenge Siskin for Phoenix Stakes

Aug 6th 2019, 8:17 PM 3,354 Views 5 Comments

O’Brien could run as many as four of his finest at The Curragh.

Sunday 4 August, 2019

Enigmatic Yorkhill claims big victory on final day at Galway
# Ballybrit
# Ballybrit

Enigmatic Yorkhill claims big victory on final day at Galway

Aug 4th 2019, 7:49 PM 4,374 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile Gerry Keane saddled the most valuable winner of his career when Laughifuwant landed the feature Irish Stallion Farms EBF Ahonoora Handicap.

Saturday 3 August, 2019

Great Trango gives Fethard trainer Kelly biggest win of his career at Galway
# Feature Race
# Feature Race

Great Trango gives Fethard trainer Kelly biggest win of his career at Galway

Aug 3rd 2019, 9:52 PM 5,238 Views 2 Comments

The victory came in today’s feature race, the Galway Shopping Centre Handicap Hurdle.

Weekend tips: Mr Everest can climb Galway hill in style
# G-G-G-Galway
# G-G-G-Galway

Weekend tips: Mr Everest can climb Galway hill in style

Aug 3rd 2019, 10:42 AM 4,319 Views 0 Comments

The action continues in Ballybrit today.

Friday 2 August, 2019

Minella Beau makes it a hat-trick of Galway victories for Mullins
# Galway Races
# Galway Races

Minella Beau makes it a hat-trick of Galway victories for Mullins

Aug 2nd 2019, 8:35 PM 3,527 Views 0 Comments

Mr Adjudicator, meanwhile, won the feature race at Ballybrit on Friday.

Thursday 1 August, 2019

Power guides Tudor City to Galway Hurdle glory in thrilling finish
# Ballybrit
# Ballybrit

Power guides Tudor City to Galway Hurdle glory in thrilling finish

Aug 1st 2019, 7:23 PM 2,831 Views 0 Comments

The Tony Martin-trained horse came fast and late under Robbie Power on day four at Ballybrit.

Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Delight for Gordon Elliott as Borice claims thrilling Galway Plate
# Borice
# Borice

Delight for Gordon Elliott as Borice claims thrilling Galway Plate

Jul 31st 2019, 8:34 PM 5,002 Views 1 Comment

Wednesday’s win was a third in four years for Elliott, who enjoyed success last season with Clarcam.

Tuesday 30 July, 2019

Saltonstall reigns supreme to land Premier Handicap in Galway
# Superstar
# Superstar

Saltonstall reigns supreme to land Premier Handicap in Galway

Jul 30th 2019, 10:00 PM 3,540 Views 1 Comment

Colin Keane steered the 9-1 shot to victory trainer Ado McGuinness.

Monday 29 July, 2019

Jody Townend completes comeback from serious injury with big Galway win
# G-G-G-Galway
# G-G-G-Galway

Jody Townend completes comeback from serious injury with big Galway win

Jul 29th 2019, 10:19 PM 4,592 Views 3 Comments

The 21-year-old steered the Willie Mullins-trained mare home.

Saturday 27 July, 2019

Enable shows guts and class to fend off Crystal Ocean and claim King George VI Chase
# Old Foes
# Old Foes

Enable shows guts and class to fend off Crystal Ocean and claim King George VI Chase

Jul 27th 2019, 9:42 PM 2,535 Views 2 Comments

The brilliant daughter of Nathaniel showcased her typically immense attitude on Saturday evening.

Sunday 21 July, 2019

Another sprint star for Lynam as Soffia storms to victory at the Curragh
# Sunday Racing
# Sunday Racing

Another sprint star for Lynam as Soffia storms to victory at the Curragh

Jul 21st 2019, 7:16 PM 3,080 Views 1 Comment

Declan McDonagh guided the filly to victory on Sunday afternoon.

Saturday 20 July, 2019

Gosden and Frankie to the fore again in Irish Oaks
# Star Catcher
# Star Catcher

Gosden and Frankie to the fore again in Irish Oaks

Jul 20th 2019, 6:55 PM 5,338 Views 4 Comments

The daughter of Sea The Stars was given the perfect front-running ride by Dettori at the Curragh .

Saturday 6 July, 2019

Weekend tips: Step up in trip should suit unexposed and consistent filly
# Tips
# Tips

Weekend tips: Step up in trip should suit unexposed and consistent filly

Jul 6th 2019, 8:42 AM 2,916 Views 0 Comments

Richard Forristal makes his Saturday selections.

Thursday 4 July, 2019

Galway festival ruled out for Geraghty as he recovers from broken tibia and fibula
# Road To Recovery
# Road To Recovery

Galway festival ruled out for Geraghty as he recovers from broken tibia and fibula

Jul 4th 2019, 11:01 AM 2,088 Views 0 Comments

The jockey is now aiming for a comeback at the Listowel Festival.

Saturday 29 June, 2019

33-1 shot Sovereign steals Irish Derby to cause huge shock
# Taking Control
# Taking Control

33-1 shot Sovereign steals Irish Derby to cause huge shock

Jun 29th 2019, 6:23 PM 11,207 Views 27 Comments

The outsider strode to a commanding victory at the Curragh today.

Wednesday 26 June, 2019

'Whatever beats him will win': Prendergast bullish on Madhmoon's Derby chances
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

'Whatever beats him will win': Prendergast bullish on Madhmoon's Derby chances

Jun 26th 2019, 9:15 AM 2,712 Views 0 Comments

Ryan Moore to partner favourite Anthony van Dyck at the Curragh on Saturday.

Wednesday 19 June, 2019

O'Brien and Moore look to maintain stunning start at Royal Ascot
# Day Two
# Day Two

O'Brien and Moore look to maintain stunning start at Royal Ascot

Jun 19th 2019, 7:30 AM 2,614 Views 0 Comments

The Irish trainer celebrated two high-profile winners yesterday, including Circus Maximus in the St James’ Palace Stakes.

Tuesday 18 June, 2019

Circus Maximus and Aidan O'Brien celebrate record win at Royal Ascot
# Day One
# Day One

Circus Maximus and Aidan O'Brien celebrate record win at Royal Ascot

Jun 18th 2019, 6:11 PM 3,289 Views 1 Comment

Ryan Moore guided the the 10-1 shot to a battling victory over Too Darn Hot and King Of Comedy.

Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Thomas Hobson in line for Ascot return as Mullins eyes Gold Cup
# Royal Racing
# Royal Racing

Thomas Hobson in line for Ascot return as Mullins eyes Gold Cup

Jun 5th 2019, 2:19 PM 1,819 Views 0 Comments

The champion Irish jumps trainer has trained three of the last four winners of the Ascot Stakes.

Tuesday 4 June, 2019

Power to miss at least a month of action after fracturing vertebra
# Unseated
# Unseated

Power to miss at least a month of action after fracturing vertebra

Jun 4th 2019, 10:17 PM 3,208 Views 0 Comments

The 37-year-old was unseated from the Joseph O’Brien-trained Anywayyoulookatit last Tuesday.

Saturday 1 June, 2019

Joy for O'Brien, as Anthony leads home a 1-2-3-4-5-6 for Ireland in Epsom Derby
# Winning
# Winning

Joy for O'Brien, as Anthony leads home a 1-2-3-4-5-6 for Ireland in Epsom Derby

Jun 1st 2019, 5:13 PM 10,242 Views 6 Comments

It was an incredible result for Irish trained horses as they were responsible for the first six home.

Friday 31 May, 2019

O'Brien denied Oaks glory as Anapurna sees off trainer's four-pronged challenge
# No Luck
# No Luck

O'Brien denied Oaks glory as Anapurna sees off trainer's four-pronged challenge

May 31st 2019, 5:44 PM 3,053 Views 1 Comment

Pink Dogwood was beaten into second place by Anapurna and Frankie Dettori.

Thursday 30 May, 2019

Madhmoon's Epsom Derby bid leaves trainer Prendergast and jockey Hayes full of hope
# Optimistic
# Optimistic

Madhmoon's Epsom Derby bid leaves trainer Prendergast and jockey Hayes full of hope

May 30th 2019, 12:35 PM 2,121 Views 1 Comment

The son of Dawn Approach is an 11-1 shot for Saturday’s Classic.

Sunday 26 May, 2019

Brilliant Hermosa captures Irish 1,000 Guineas double for O'Brien and Moore
# Winning Ways
# Winning Ways

Brilliant Hermosa captures Irish 1,000 Guineas double for O'Brien and Moore

May 26th 2019, 7:36 PM 3,557 Views 1 Comment

A great run at the Curragh saw her add to her previous win at Newmarket.

O'Brien gives Sir Dragonet the green light for Epsom
# Derby Day
# Derby Day

O'Brien gives Sir Dragonet the green light for Epsom

May 26th 2019, 2:08 PM 3,957 Views 2 Comments

Trainer Aidan O’Brien suggested the Prix du Jockey Club at Chantilly could have been an alternative option.

Wednesday 22 May, 2019

Aidan O'Brien's expectations high for Epsom Derby challenge
# Holy Grail
# Holy Grail

Aidan O'Brien's expectations high for Epsom Derby challenge

May 22nd 2019, 11:36 AM 3,122 Views 0 Comments

Sir Dragonet is a best-priced 7-2 favourite for the Derby and is set to be joined by a host of stablemates.

Sunday 19 May, 2019

O'Brien mops up on Royal Ascot Trials Day, as Russell wins big in France
# Racing
# Racing

O'Brien mops up on Royal Ascot Trials Day, as Russell wins big in France

May 19th 2019, 8:08 PM 4,615 Views 1 Comment

Russell added the Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris to his already incredible CV.

Saturday 18 May, 2019

Brilliant Benie Des Dieux wins French Champion Hurdle for Mullins
# Benie And The Jets
# Benie And The Jets

Brilliant Benie Des Dieux wins French Champion Hurdle for Mullins

May 18th 2019, 5:36 PM 6,948 Views 3 Comments

Willie Mullins wins famous French race for a fifth time.

Friday 17 May, 2019

Come on the Fame! Blackrock Racing Syndicate celebrate victory, while Capri's drive for five is halted
# Leopardstown
# Leopardstown

Come on the Fame! Blackrock Racing Syndicate celebrate victory, while Capri's drive for five is halted

May 17th 2019, 8:49 PM 13,298 Views 7 Comments

The Joseph O’Brien-trained horse won the inaugural running of the Microsoft Cup Lady Riders Handicap.

Different class: champion jockey Donnacha O'Brien looking towards the future with trainers' course
# Schooling
# Schooling

Different class: champion jockey Donnacha O'Brien looking towards the future with trainers' course

May 17th 2019, 11:25 AM 4,010 Views 0 Comments

‘The plan for now is to continue riding,’ he says.

Thursday 16 May, 2019

Gold Cup hope Capri out to give O'Brien fifth successive Saval Beg triumph at Leopardstown
# Drive For Five
# Drive For Five

Gold Cup hope Capri out to give O'Brien fifth successive Saval Beg triumph at Leopardstown

May 16th 2019, 9:45 PM 2,564 Views 1 Comment

The Irish Derby and St Leger winner is an 8-1 shot for next month’s Gold Cup.

Tuesday 14 May, 2019

Remember Quevega? Cheltenham superstar's first daughter makes winning start for Mullins
# Wondermare
# Wondermare

Remember Quevega? Cheltenham superstar's first daughter makes winning start for Mullins

May 14th 2019, 5:34 PM 5,223 Views 1 Comment

Princess Vega made her racecourse debut at Tramore.

Michael O'Leary stuns jump racing world with plan to wind down Gigginstown operation
# Final Call
# Final Call

Michael O'Leary stuns jump racing world with plan to wind down Gigginstown operation

May 14th 2019, 1:56 PM 42,319 Views 42 Comments

The scaling back policy will will take place over the next few years.

Monday 6 May, 2019

Magical day for Aidan O'Brien at the new-look Curragh
# Bank Holiday Racing
# Bank Holiday Racing

Magical day for Aidan O'Brien at the new-look Curragh

May 6th 2019, 8:00 PM 7,313 Views 1 Comment

The Kildare course hosted its first day of racing since an €80 million redevelopment on Bank Holiday Monday.

Magic Monday in store on big day for Irish racing at the revamped Curragh
# Curtain Raiser
# Curtain Raiser

Magic Monday in store on big day for Irish racing at the revamped Curragh

May 6th 2019, 6:30 AM 4,455 Views 0 Comments

Racing fans will get a first glimpse of the Kildare venue’s multi-million Euro redevelopment today.

Sunday 5 May, 2019

Hermosa wins 1,000 Guineas for Aidan O'Brien
# Double Success
# Double Success

Hermosa wins 1,000 Guineas for Aidan O'Brien

May 5th 2019, 4:49 PM 3,900 Views 0 Comments

It caps a successful weekend for the trainer after his success with Magna Grecia in yesterday’s 2,000 Guineas.

Saturday 4 May, 2019

Raffles rounds off fine week for Henderson as Benie Des Dieux seals Annie Power win
# Punchestown
# Punchestown

Raffles rounds off fine week for Henderson as Benie Des Dieux seals Annie Power win

May 4th 2019, 8:31 PM 2,577 Views 0 Comments

The big winners on a busy day at Punchestown.

Hurricane Darwin the value option on the final day at Punchestown
# Tips
# Tips

Hurricane Darwin the value option on the final day at Punchestown

May 4th 2019, 8:05 AM 1,977 Views 0 Comments

The nine-year-old arrives fresher than most and has some rock-solid form at the track.

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