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#Horseracing

# horseracing - Monday 2 December, 2019

Two Irish jockeys test positive for cocaine

David Simmonson and Cian Cullinan have received bans from the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board.

# horseracing - Sunday 26 May, 2019

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

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

# horseracing - Saturday 4 May, 2019

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

The big winners on a busy day at Punchestown.

# horseracing - Monday 11 February, 2019

Ban on British-trained runners competing in Ireland lifted amid equine flu outbreak

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board have lifted the ban with immediate effect.

# horseracing - Sunday 20 January, 2019

Back on the saddle: amateur jockey produces incredible recovery to win in Cork Comeback King This post contains videos

Back on the saddle: amateur jockey produces incredible recovery to win in Cork

Jockey Michael Sweeney produced an incredible recovery aboard Ask Heather on Sunday.

# horseracing - Saturday 5 January, 2019

'This is just a weekend job': 19-year-old Tipperary student wins first race a day after getting jockey licence Up And Running This post contains videos

'This is just a weekend job': 19-year-old Tipperary student wins first race a day after getting jockey licence

A business student at Maynooth, Emma Doyle rode Northern Surprise to victory in the BetVictor Handicap.

# horseracing - Sunday 17 December, 2017

200/1 outsider romps home to victory in stunning upset at Thurles

Killahara Castle is now the biggest-priced winner in Irish horse racing history.

# horseracing - Tuesday 21 November, 2017

Ruby Walsh confident he can fully recover from broken leg in time for Cheltenham

‘The physical pain goes away but the mental pain stays with you until you are back.’

# horseracing - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Ruby Walsh does not require surgery after breaking his leg in a fall

The champion jockey suffered the fall in Punchestown over the weekend.

# horseracing - Saturday 4 November, 2017

'You could starve yourself:' Former champion jockey Fallon on dangerous weight-cuts in horse racing

Kieren Fallon was speaking on the Late Late Show.

# horseracing - Thursday 6 April, 2017

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy Day One of Aintree

And hopefully find you a winner.

# horseracing - Friday 31 March, 2017

Barry Geraghty says he's ready for Aintree Grand National - five weeks after breaking six ribs

The jockey has been on the sidelines since the end of February following a nasty fall.

# horseracing - Sunday 8 January, 2017

From TheJournal.ie Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry Agribusiness

Why 2017 could be a make-or-break year for the bloodstock industry

Between Brexit and potential overproduction, the Irish racehorse sector is set for turbulence.

# horseracing - Tuesday 27 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Minister Michael Creed and Horse Racing Ireland defend 20-year term of CEO Brian Kavanagh €190k

Minister Michael Creed and Horse Racing Ireland defend 20-year term of CEO Brian Kavanagh

Creed has said he consented to a new contract for Brian Kavanagh, who earns €25,000 above government guidelines.

# horseracing - Tuesday 19 April, 2016

Willie Mullins is holding the strongest of hands for the Celebration Chase

The Closutton trainer is determined to win the British Champion Trainer title.

# horseracing - Friday 15 April, 2016

Move over Boaty - here comes a horse named Horsey McHorseface

It’s no laser noises pew pew to be fair.

# horseracing - Friday 8 April, 2016

The42′s Winning Post: Everything you need to enjoy day two of Aintree - and pick a winner

All eyes remain on Merseyside as the Grand National festival enters day two.

# horseracing - Monday 4 April, 2016

Barry Geraghty hit with 30-day ban for Limerick ride

Unless an appeal is successful. the jockey will miss the Punchestown Festival.

# horseracing - Monday 21 March, 2016

Quiz: What type of racegoer are you?

Are you a novice or a high roller? Let our 100% scientific quiz decide.

# horseracing - Friday 18 March, 2016

Fancy winning tickets to Fairyhouse as well as dinner for two and a hotel stay?

All you have to do is caption this image.

# horseracing - Tuesday 15 March, 2016

Mullins and Walsh dominate Cheltenham's opening day... again

Nicky Henderson drew first blood but the Irish combo combined to take three of the four Grade Ones.

# horseracing - Saturday 12 December, 2015

Old Guard springs surprise as Peace And Co is undefeated no more

There was a minor shock at Prestbury Park today.

# horseracing - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

'Why on earth would any year be a good year to retire?'

New documentary looks at the final year of AP McCoy’s record-breaking career.

# horseracing - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall RIP

Tributes pour in as 'this generation's Arkle' -- Kauto Star -- dies following a fall

The 15-year old suffered a complex fracture to his pelvis.

# horseracing - Saturday 27 June, 2015

10 facts to impress your mates ahead of the 150th Irish Derby

The Irish Derby will take place at the Curragh this afternoon.

# horseracing - Wednesday 3 June, 2015

# horseracing - Tuesday 2 June, 2015

Jockey cleared of punching his horse before start of race

The stewards decided Graham Gibbons used an open hand.

# horseracing - Sunday 8 June, 2014

'This is the cowards' way out' - California Chrome's owner was NOT happy at losing the Triple Crown Sore Loser This post contains videos

'This is the cowards' way out' - California Chrome's owner was NOT happy at losing the Triple Crown

Co-owner Steve Coburn didn’t take losing well.

# horseracing - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Aidan O'Brien makes history as Australia wins the Epsom Derby

It’s the Irish trainer’s third win in a row in this race.

# horseracing - Friday 4 October, 2013

From TheJournal.ie This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday Lovely Horse

This lovely horse sold for €2,850,000 yesterday

Goffs described the sale of the thoroughbred colt as ‘extraordinary’.

# horseracing - Saturday 24 November, 2012

Fergie who? Kauto Star gets his own statue at Haydock

The legandary chaser was honoured at the Merseyside venue this morning.

# horseracing - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Update: Racing at Punchestown goes ahead but without the Gold Cup

Racing will start at 4.55pm and the Gold Cup will now be run on Saturday.

# horseracing - Tuesday 24 April, 2012

From The Daily Edge Mini Jockey and Trainer Pic of the Day Pic Of The Day

Mini Jockey and Trainer Pic of the Day

No comment.

# horseracing - Sunday 15 April, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China Breeding

Ireland to share horse breeding knowledge with China

But the tips won’t come cheap.

# horseracing - Friday 20 May, 2011

Five jockeys and two owners charged with 'serious breaches' of racing rules

The British Horseracing Authority has scheduled a hearing for later this year with the jockeys standing accused of corruption after the discovery of suspicious betting patterns.