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Dublin: 10 °C Saturday 8 August, 2020

Horse-racing - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Cork jockey Coleman sidelined until October following nasty fall

Coleman fractured his humerus during racing at Southwell last week.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

Champion jockey Geraghty to release his memoir 'True Colours' in October

Geraghty retired from jump racing last month.

Horse-racing - Monday 3 August, 2020

How can sports organisations bring locked-out fans closer to the action?

How can sports organisations bring locked-out fans closer to the action?

We may be a while away from packed stadiums, but many innovations could help fill the void for now.

Horse-racing - Saturday 1 August, 2020

Summer special for O’Meara and Tudhope in Stewards’ Cup

Deserved big-race victory for gallant six-year-old.

Horse-racing - Friday 31 July, 2020

Townend guides Great White Shark to Galway Hurdle victory

Willie Mullins horse finished strong to kill off the challenge from My Sister Sarah.

Setback for UK sports as Johnson confirms pilots of crowds won't take place

Some 5,000 racegoers had been due to attend the Glorious Goodwood Festival on Saturday.

Horse-racing - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Patrick's Day as Aramon clinches another Galway Hurdle for Mullins family

Denis Hogan announces riding retirement after victory in the Arthur Guinness Handicap Hurdle.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Early Doors seizes Galway Plate opportunity Winning This post contains videos

Early Doors seizes Galway Plate opportunity

The Joseph O’Brien-trained seven-year-old had failed to get his head in front in four previous outings over fences

Mohaather claims thrilling Sussex Stakes victory as Siskin falls short Glorious Goodwood This post contains videos

Mohaather claims thrilling Sussex Stakes victory as Siskin falls short

Irish 2,000 Guineas hero Siskin had to settle for third after a dramatic finish today at Goodwood.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

Photo finish sees 11-1 shot claim back-to-back victories in Galway feature on day two Inches This post contains videos

Photo finish sees 11-1 shot claim back-to-back victories in Galway feature on day two

Saltonstall won the Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap for the second year in-a-row.


Stradivarius pulls off dramatic piece of history with fourth Goodwood Cup win

John Gosden’s brilliant stayer is now set to be trained for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.

Horse-racing - Monday 27 July, 2020

In pics: Opening day of the Galway Races at empty racecourse

Day 1 of the festival took place today behind closed doors.

Tony Mullins-trained Princess Zoe triumphs in Galway feature on opening day

Finian Maguire was on board as the five-year-old clinched the win in the Connacht Hotel Handicap.

Presenting Percy switched to Gordon Elliott’s team

Dual Festival winner moves from the care of Pat Kelly.

Horse-racing - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Brilliant Enable claims historic third King George

Gosden’s mare and Dettori ease to memorable victory at Ascot.

Horse-racing - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Crowds ruled out at Irish Champions Weekend and Listowel

September highlights to go ahead behind closed doors.

Horse-racing - Monday 20 July, 2020

'It’s definitely worth sacrificing the two weeks': Keane happy to quarantine to ride Siskin

Keane set to keep Classic-winning partnership intact in the Sussex Stakes.

Horse-racing - Sunday 19 July, 2020

Lemista puts gloss on fine weekend for Ger Lyons and Colin Keane

Chris Hayes won the Airlie Stud Stakes on Aloha Star, while A’Ali won the Sapphire Stakes.

Horse-racing - Saturday 18 July, 2020

Another big win for Ger Lyons as Even So claims the Irish Oaks

Stepping up to a mile and a half from 10 furlongs proved no problem to the daughter of Camelot.

Horse-racing - Friday 17 July, 2020

Romanised returns in search of Minstrel Stakes double

Condon runner makes seasonal bow at the Curragh.

Planning underway for fans in Britain to return to sports stadiums in October

The World Snooker Championship, the Glorious Goodwood horse racing festival and two county cricket friendly matches will be among pilot events.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 14 July, 2020

Aidan and Donnacha O’Brien unable to attend meetings in Ireland for two weeks

They failed to enter the Curragh through the health screening area at a meeting last month.

Horse-racing - Sunday 12 July, 2020

'I've been blessed to have had a wonderful career' - Barry Geraghty announces retirement

Twice a Cheltenham Gold Cup winner, Geraghty also won the 2003 Grand National.

Horse-racing - Saturday 11 July, 2020

Like father like son: Fallon junior lands maiden Group One

‘I spoke to dad beforehand and he said, ‘keep it simple,’” said Kieren Fallon’s son Cieren.

Horse-racing - Friday 10 July, 2020

Freewheelin Dylan clams Midlands National after dramatic photo finish

‘I thought I was beaten at the line,’ said Ricky Doyle, who was the winning jockey for Dermot McLoughlin.

Horse-racing - Thursday 9 July, 2020

Top jump jockey Lizzie Kelly retires from racing aged 27

Kelly and her husband are expecting their first child later in the year.

Horse-racing - Monday 6 July, 2020

The rise of Kenny, Pat Lam's philosophy and a Mayo warrior: The42 membership this week

Here’s this week’s substantial sports journalism meal.

Horse-racing - Sunday 5 July, 2020

'I was shocked when I passed the winning line. It was a dream come true'

Galway teenager Rossa Ryan on moving to England for a sporting career, his club Corofin’s football glory and the mental health battles in racing.

Enable finishes second-best as Ghaiyyath gallops to Eclipse victory Total Eclipse Of The Star This post contains videos

Enable finishes second-best as Ghaiyyath gallops to Eclipse victory

Charlie Appleby’s star adds Eclipse win to Coronation Cup.

21-year-old Donnacha O'Brien trains Fancy Blue to win the French Oaks

Irish 1-2-3 in the Prix de Diane at Chantilly.

Horse-racing - Saturday 4 July, 2020

Huge day for Ireland as O'Brien and McNamara win Derby with 25-1 shot

Limerick jockey Emmet McNamara enjoys biggest success of his career by steering Serpentine to Epsom glory.

Love conquers all to win the Oaks in stunning fashion

Aidan O’Brien wins the Oaks for an eighth time.

Horse-racing - Thursday 2 July, 2020

Aidan O'Brien fields six-strong challenge for Epsom Derby

The Irish trainer is bidding for a record eighth English Derby success on Saturday.

Horse-racing - Friday 26 June, 2020

Townend gets the season off to winning start with Aramon

At the Curragh, both Wayne Lordan and Joseph O’Brien warmed up for tomorrow’s Irish Derby with a treble apiece.

Quiz: How much do you know about sports movies?

Let’s test out your knowledge here.

Horse-racing - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'It’s pretty cool' - Jump queen Blackmore warms up for first Irish Derby bid with winner

Blackmore will be on board King Of The Throne at the Curragh on Saturday.

Horse-racing - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34 RIP

Grand National winner Liam Treadwell dies at 34

The 2009 Aintree hero had returned from retirement last year.

Horse-racing - Monday 22 June, 2020

Sidestep by Eimear Ryan, coach Carsley and an American sportswriting great: this week for The42 members

We’ve failed to socially distance these podcasts and newsletters.

Horse-racing - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Harrington's golden run continues with Leopardstown double

One Voice won the Group 3 Blue Wind Stakes in the hands of Shane Foley.

Horse-racing - Saturday 20 June, 2020

150/1 outsider defies the odds to make Royal Ascot history

The Clive Cox-trained winner, Nando Parrado, powered home under Adam Kirby.

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