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Dublin: 13°C Tuesday 20 October 2020

Horse-racing - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Poetic Flare lights up Leopardstown while Irish challenger Njord also wins

Quick reappearance after Dewhurst run proves winning move for Bolger-trained Classic prospect.

Addeybb just Champion at Ascot for Haggas and Marquand

Deserved first Group One in Britain for globetrotting six-year-old.

The Revenant claims Queen Elizabeth II Stakes gold Ascot This post contains videos

The Revenant claims Queen Elizabeth II Stakes gold

French raider was runner-up 12 months ago.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Gavin Cromwell's Darver Star gets chasing career off to a promising start

Champion Hurdle third makes seamless switch to fences.

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Horse-racing - Monday 12 October, 2020

John Oxx to retire from training at the end of the season

‘End of an era’, as trainer of the great Sea The Stars will not renew licence in 2021.

Enable retired following stellar career

Dual Arc winner bows out.

Horse-racing - Sunday 11 October, 2020

Horse-racing - Saturday 10 October, 2020

St Mark’s Basilica too good in Dewhurst for O’Brien and Dettori

Stablemate Wembley second, with Thunder Moon having to settle for third.

Horse-racing - Friday 9 October, 2020

Controversy at Fillies' Mile as Aidan O'Brien horses run with wrong numbers and jockeys

Wrong saddles put on runners in Friday’s Group One at Newmarket.

Horse-racing - Sunday 4 October, 2020

Sottsass survives stewards' enquiry to win Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe Paris Je T'aime This post contains videos

Sottsass survives stewards' enquiry to win Prix de l'Arc de Triomphe

Enable, who was chasing a historic hattrick in the race, could only finish sixth.

Horse-racing - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Aidan O'Brien's planned runners withdrawn from ParisLongchamp following positive urine samples

The samples indicated the presence of a banned substance from contaminated feed.

Princess Zoe completes impressive rise to land dramatic Group One win for Tony Mullins in Paris Winner Alright This post contains videos

Princess Zoe completes impressive rise to land dramatic Group One win for Tony Mullins in Paris

The five-year-old clinched victory just yards from the finish with Joey Sheridan on board.

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Nando expected to relish Parisian mud

Cox colt ‘in excellent form’ for Lagardere test.

Waterlogged Ascot off

Deluge brings abandonment after early inspection.

Horse-racing - Thursday 1 October, 2020

Champion jockey Oisin Murphy vows to clear his name after testing positive for cocaine

The Irish rider was informed of the results in August, but insists he’s innocent.

Horse-racing - Friday 25 September, 2020

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Horse-racing - Saturday 19 September, 2020

Henderson ‘delighted’ as Buveur D’Air returns to training

Dual Champion Hurdle hero on the comeback trail following long lay-off.

Horse-racing - Friday 18 September, 2020

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Horse-racing - Thursday 17 September, 2020

2017 Gold Cup winner Sizing John retired following latest injury setback

The 10-year-old was due to run at Listowel on Sunday.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 16 September, 2020

'I spent a long time crying last night' - McCoy pays tribute to Pat Smullen

Smullen passed away yesterday at the age of just 43.

A gentleman and complete professional – Pat Smullen was one of the greats

Long and distinguished career will never be forgotten.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

9-time Irish champion jockey Pat Smullen dies aged 43

The Offaly native passed away this evening in Dublin.

Horse-racing - Monday 14 September, 2020

Horse-racing - Sunday 13 September, 2020

Search For A Song powers to Irish Leger repeat at the Curragh

Elsewhere, Thunder Moon powered home to win the National Stakes.

Horse-racing - Saturday 12 September, 2020

Joseph O'Brien's Galileo Chrome takes St Leger, Cadillac opens up the engine in Leopardstown

Tom Marquand was celebrating a twist of fate as he unexpectedly rode the winner.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 9 September, 2020

Sport pilot events in England limited to 1,000 people with return of fans under review

Plans for horse racing, football, basketball, and speedway events have changed after a rise in Covid-19 cases.

Horse-racing - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Disappointment for Irish entrants as Persian King reigns in Paris

Aidan O’Brien’s Circus Maximus came home third while Ger Lyons’ Siskin was fourth.

Horse-racing - Saturday 5 September, 2020

Enable warms up for Arc glory with 1/14 stroll at Kempton On Track This post contains videos

Enable warms up for Arc glory with 1/14 stroll at Kempton

Brilliant mare perfectly poised for trip to Paris, as history awaits.

'I know it's 30 years too late but I was just like, 'I can't have it that this is what a seven-year-old thinks'

Jacqui Hurley’s book ‘Girls Play Too: Inspiring Stories of Irish Sportswomen’ has been a huge hit.

Horse-racing - Thursday 3 September, 2020

Overseas jockeys can now compete in Irish Group One races without quarantining

The Government has relaxed protocols ahead of the Longines Irish Champions Weekend.

Horse-racing - Sunday 30 August, 2020

The former Cork hurler battling on with a rare illness and more of the week's best sportswriting

Stick on the kettle and settle in to some of our favourite pieces from the last seven days.

Horse-racing - Friday 28 August, 2020

Organisers cancel 2020 Irish Grand National

Initially postponed because of the outbreak of Covid-19, the Fairyhouse race has now been called off entirely.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 26 August, 2020

Kieren Fallon's son Cieren handed jockey job with Qatar Racing

The champion apprentice has been appointed as second rider behind Kerry’s Oisin Murphy.

Horse-racing - Monday 24 August, 2020

Champion jockey Oisin Murphy handed 7-day ban

Ayr’s stewards found him guilty of careless riding.

Horse-racing - Sunday 23 August, 2020

Success for Aidan O’Brien as Passion stamps her class at Naas

The victory proved the middle leg of a treble for Seamie Heffernan.

Horse-racing - Friday 21 August, 2020

'Horse of a lifetime' Battaash adds Nunthorpe crown to his stellar season

Favourite sees off gallant Que Amoro for repeat victory in York showpiece.

Horse-racing - Thursday 20 August, 2020

It must be Love! O'Brien's filly sends out message with impressive Yorkshire Oaks win This post contains videos

It must be Love! O'Brien's filly sends out message with impressive Yorkshire Oaks win

All systems go for mouthwatering clash with Enable in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 19 August, 2020

Ghaiyyath triumphs at Juddmonte International Stakes

William Buick was on board to bring a strong finish out of the hot favourite at York.

Jockey Jamie Moore suffers broken back and sternum

The 35-year-old had a fall at Fontwell yesterday and was taken to Brighton Hospital.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 18 August, 2020

Government confirms all sporting events to take place behind closed doors

The decision was confirmed at a cabinet meeting this afternoon.

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