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#Faugheen

# faugheen - Sunday 2 February, 2020

'Freak' Faugheen sparks tears of joy on magical day at Leopardstown

Willie Mullins was full of praise for ‘one of the most special winners’ he has seen.

Faugheen steals the show at Leopardstown while Delta Work lands Gold Cup success for Elliott

Asterion Forlonge and A Wave Of The Sea also secured victories on a busy day of racing.

# faugheen - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Johnny Ward: Racing in Limerick, Faugheen captures hearts at Leopardstown

Our columnist reports from the first day of the Christmas Festival.

# faugheen - Thursday 2 May, 2019

A Life in the Saddle: Ruby bids farewell to racing the only way he knows how

Johnny Ward looks back on Walsh’s glittering career after a legend of the sport retires.

# faugheen - Thursday 4 April, 2019

# faugheen - Friday 28 December, 2018

Faugheen suffers heavy fall as Apple's Jade streaks to victory in Christmas Hurdle Christmas Festival This post contains videos

Faugheen suffers heavy fall as Apple's Jade streaks to victory in Christmas Hurdle

Ruby Walsh and Faugheen appeared in good health as they made their way off the track at Leopardstown.

# faugheen - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Faugheen put to the sword by stablemate Sharjah at Punchestown

A 1-2 for Willie Mullins in Sunday’s big race at Punchestown.

# faugheen - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Rise of the Machine: Fabulous Faugheen takes Mullins one step closer to trainer's crown

Willie Mullins now leads Gordon Elliott by over €400,000 with two days of the national hunt season remaining.

# faugheen - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Buveur D’Air retains his Champion Hurdle crown, but only just

Nicky Henderson’s charge was pushed all the way by Melon.

# faugheen - Saturday 3 February, 2018

Supasundae edges out Faugheen to win Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown

Footpad and Tower Bridge won the other Grade One races today.

# faugheen - Friday 2 February, 2018

'You can ride with an arm and a half, but you need two legs'

Ruby Walsh on missing out on this weekend’s Dublin Racing Festival and what he expects from Faugheen.

# faugheen - Friday 29 December, 2017

Big upset at Leopardstown as Gordon Elliott's horse takes the Ryanair hurdle while Faugheen pulls up Wrap This post contains videos

Big upset at Leopardstown as Gordon Elliott's horse takes the Ryanair hurdle while Faugheen pulls up

Elliott also scored a one-two in the Neville Hotels Novice Chase on Friday.

# faugheen - Thursday 28 December, 2017

3 big races to watch on the final day of Leopardstown's Christmas Festival

Irish racing’s final two Grade 1s of 2017 are down for decision today.

# faugheen - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Back with a bang! Faugheen makes a brilliant return at Punchestown

The Willie Mullins’ star was a convincing winner of the Morgiana Hurdle this afternoon.

# faugheen - Monday 6 February, 2017

Big blow for Mullins as two more stable stars are ruled out of Cheltenham

Min and Faugheen won’t be competing at next month’s festival.

# faugheen - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Faugheen's Cheltenham in doubt as he's pulled from Irish Champion Hurdle

Another blow for trainer Willie Mullins.

# faugheen - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

First Faugheen, now Arctic Fire is out of the Champion Hurdle

Not a good week for the Willie Mullins yard.

# faugheen - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Faugheen is OUT of the Cheltenham festival

The ante-post favourite has suffered a ligament injury.

# faugheen - Sunday 24 January, 2016

Faugheen makes good horses look very average with sublime Champion Hurdle win

Wins for Douvan and A Toi Phil as well as Willie Mullins cleans up in Leopardstown.

# faugheen - Friday 25 December, 2015

4 races you simply cannot afford to miss this St Stephen's Day

Racing fans are spoiled for choice as the festive cards get underway at Leopardstown and Kempton.

# faugheen - Sunday 15 November, 2015

There was a massive shock in racing at Punchestown today Can-yon Believe It! This post contains videos

There was a massive shock in racing at Punchestown today

Nichols Canyon hands Faugheen first defeat, while Sprinter Sacre makes glorious return at Cheltenham.

# faugheen - Friday 1 May, 2015

Ted Walsh just delivered an all-time classic line after the latest Faugheen masterclass

From the man who said “I rode her mother once” comes another gem.

# faugheen - 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.

# faugheen - Friday 26 December, 2014

He's a machine! Faugheen nearly unbackable for Cheltenham after Kempton demolition

Willie Mullins’ superstar wins Christmas Hurdle — but shock as stablemate Vautour is beaten at Leopardstown.

5 great races you don't want to miss this St Stephen's Day

The Christmas racing season gets off to a flying start in Leopardstown and Kempton this afternoon.

# faugheen - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Winners alright! 10 horses that grabbed the headlines in 2014

2014 was another year in which racing fans gained some new favourites and said goodbye to some old ones.

# faugheen - Saturday 22 November, 2014

Faugheen: Willie Mullins' machine backs up the Champion Hurdle hype

Faugheen, The New One, Al Ferof and Siliviniaco Conti did their Cheltenham credentials no harm on Saturday.

# faugheen - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Sizing Europe rolls back the years to win Champion Chase at Punchestown

Faugheen and Carlingford Lough were the other big winners today.

# faugheen - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

The Winner’s Enclosure: Irish eyes smiling once again after Day Two

It was another good day for Ireland at Cheltenham, with Ruby Walsh, Barry Geraghty and Robbie McNamara all triumphing.