# honeysuckle

Last week
19th March 2023 - 25th March 2023
# honeysuckle
'To be there was amazing, just to feel the outpouring of goodwill towards them'
Honeysuckle’s Chetlenham win last Tuesday generated remarkable scenes.
Last month
March 2023
# expert view
Johnny Ward: Emotional win for de Bromhead family the standout Cheltenham tale
Honeysuckle delivered a fairytale success in the Mares’ Hurdle.
# Racing
Emotional scenes in Cheltenham as Rachael Blackmore dedicates win to the late Jack De Bromhead
Magnificent mare bows with fourth Cheltenham Festival success.
# Racing
Fairytale Cheltenham win for Henry de Bromhead and Rachael Blackmore with Honeysuckle
Magnificent mare bows with fourth Cheltenham Festival success.
# Hopeful
Blackmore hopes Honeysuckle can have 'one more big day' at Cheltenham
The nine-year-old will bid to end her career with a fourth and final Festival success before she is retired.
This year
# End of the road
'One last hurrah' - Honeysuckle set for Cheltenham swansong
The popular nine-year-old will have one final run in the Close Brothers Mares’ Hurdle.
# appreciation
Donn McClean: Praise for Honeysuckle as thoughts about future can wait for another day
Henry de Bromhead’s mare lost out to State Man at Leopardstown yesterday.
# Leopardstown
State Man too strong for Honeysuckle in Irish Champion Hurdle
Gallant mare has to give best to Willie Mullins’ emerging star.
# Racing
Irish Champion Hurdle to determine Honeysuckle future
A tilt at the Mares’ Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival has been ruled out.
Last year
# Review
Donn McClean: Honeysuckle to bounce back after falling short of unprecedented win
The Henry de Bromhead mare was chasing a fourth victory in the Bar One Racing Hatton’s Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse.
# Racing
Shock as Honeysuckle's unbeaten run comes to an end at Fairyhouse
20-1 shot Teahupoo won the Hatton’s Grace Hurdle.
# Racing
Fairyhouse start again on the agenda for Honeysuckle
Superstar mare likely to return in Hatton’s Grace Hurdle.
# Punchestown
Honeysuckle rules supreme again, State Man successfully graduates to Grade One level
Brilliant mare makes it 16 in-a-row under Rachael Blackmore, while State Man triumphed under a confident Paul Townend.
# Cheltenham
Honeysuckle and Rachael Blackmore win the Champion Hurdle
A second Cheltenham feature win for the Henry De Bromhead mare.
# Have your say
Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?
Can Honeysuckle deliver again?
# king henry
De Bromhead's 'Holy Trinity' of champions back to defend Cheltenham crowns
Honeysuckle, Put the Kettle On, and Minella Indo are bidding for a stunning repeat at Cheltenham this week.
# Cheltenham Festival
Honeysuckle heads 10 chasing Champion Hurdle honours
The eight-year-old is an odds-on shot to retain her title on the opening day, with Willie Mullins’ Appreciate It the next best in the betting.
# looking good
‘It’s gone well so far’ – De Bromhead counting down to Honeysuckle’s Cheltenham defence
Minella Indo and A Plus Tard ‘both in great form’.
# leopardstown racing
Johnny Ward: Honeysuckle shows there are still horses with star power
The crowd sucked towards the parade ring to see her walk the catwalk on another great day at Leopardstown.
# leopardstown racing
Honeysuckle does it again in Irish Champion Hurdle
Magnificent mare now unbeaten in 14 outings under rules – three in the Leopardstown showpiece.
# National Hunt
Donn McClean: 'Flawless' Honeysuckle headlines the Dublin Racing Festival
Racing gets underway at Leopardstown today.
# On Course
Honeysuckle on course for Irish Champion Hurdle hat-trick bid
The brilliant mare won last year’s renewal by 10 lengths before going on to justify favouritism in the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham.
All time
# unbeaten
Honeysuckle and Blackmore claim Punchestown Champion Hurdle with dominant performance
Henry de Bromhead’s mare extended her remarkable unbeaten run this evening.
# History Maker
Reluctant superstar Rachael Blackmore on the crest of a wave after National heroics
‘It’s still hard to process it all, to be honest. It’s been unbelievable.’
# Rachael Blackmore
'It's an honour to be involved in a small way in the story. She's a great person and a super jockey'
It was a week where Rachael Blackmore dominated racing and soared to new heights.
# Cheltenham 2021
‘She’s delivered on the biggest stage’: McCoy and Walsh heap praise on Rachael Blackmore
Tipp jockey makes history as the first woman to win Cheltenham’s Champion Hurdle.
# Cheltenham
'I'm speechless' - Rachael Blackmore makes history as Honeysuckle lands the Champion Hurdle
The favourite lived up to the billing in the big race on the opening day.
# Have your say
Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham?
Can Honeysuckle deliver or will it be last year’s winner Epatante?
# Cheltenham
Honeysuckle and Epatante to square up in Champion Hurdle while just 8 declared for Supreme Novices
Brilliant mares among 10 declared at Cheltenham on Tuesday.
# Leopardstown
Rachael Blackmore and Honeysuckle defend Irish Champion Hurdle crown in style
Unbeaten record continues for brilliant mare.
# Fairyhouse
Honeysuckle digs deep to retain Hatton’s Grace crown
Unbeaten mare holds off late surge from Ronald Pump at Fairyhouse.
# decision made
Honeysuckle camp choose Mares’ Hurdle over Champion at Cheltenham
Henry De Bromhead’s six-year-old had won the Irish Champions Hurdle at Leopardstown last month.
# Leopardstown
A 'magic' day - Blackmore celebrates again as Honeysuckle takes Irish Champion Hurdle
Henry De Bromhead trained the winner of the big race of the day.
# column
Honeysuckle growing stronger with De Bromhead set to dominate Dublin festival
Donn McClean lamented the mare’s absence from Cheltenham, but expects to see it shine again next week.