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# racing - Monday 23 November, 2020

'10 out of 10' - Henderson's talented prospect Shishkin strolls to victory in eagerly-awaited debut over fences Looks The Part This post contains videos

'10 out of 10' - Henderson's talented prospect Shishkin strolls to victory in eagerly-awaited debut over fences

The six-year-old put in a near flawless display in the Beginners’ Chase at Kempton.

# racing - Sunday 22 November, 2020

Minella Indo enhances Cheltenham Gold Cup credentials in Navan

‘You couldn’t have asked him to do it any better,’ said a delighted Henry de Bromhead.

# racing - Thursday 19 November, 2020

Presenting Percy back in business at Thurles with first win in 22 months

Kemboy and Monalee have no answer to Gordon Elliott-trained winner.

O’Brien brothers to form Racing League team

New competition kicks off next summer.

# racing - Saturday 7 November, 2020

Delight for Keane and Weld with $4 million Breeders' Cup Turf triumph

A first Breeders’ Cup victory for Dermot Weld after Colin Keane took the ride at short notice.

# racing - Saturday 24 October, 2020

Fabulous Frodon proves unstoppable at Cheltenham

Gold Cup firmly on the agenda after Ryanair hero defies welter burden.

# racing - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Exeter edge to first European crown after stunning final battle with Racing

Simon Zebo scored two tries for the Top 14 side as they came up short in Bristol.

Exeter's Irish stalwarts victorious but Simon Zebo superb in defeat for Racing

Gareth Steenson and Ian Whitten have been key men in the English club’s rise.

# racing - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Waterlogged Ascot off

Deluge brings abandonment after early inspection.

# 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.

# 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.

# racing - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Dettori keeps Palace Pier's unbeaten record in tact with Prix Jacques le Marois win Racing This post contains videos

Dettori keeps Palace Pier's unbeaten record in tact with Prix Jacques le Marois win

John Gosden’s colt claimed victory at Deauville this afternoon.

# racing - Thursday 13 August, 2020

He Knows No Fear is 300-1 record breaker at Leopardstown

Shock maiden victory at biggest ever price in Ireland.

# racing - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

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

Geraghty retired from jump racing last month.

# racing - Wednesday 29 July, 2020

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.

3 expert tips for Thursday's racing at the Galway Races

Johnny Ward brings you his picks for the Galway Hurdle and more.

# racing - Tuesday 28 July, 2020

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.

# racing - Monday 27 July, 2020

Presenting Percy switched to Gordon Elliott’s team

Dual Festival winner moves from the care of Pat Kelly.

# racing - Wednesday 22 July, 2020

Crowds ruled out at Irish Champions Weekend and Listowel

September highlights to go ahead behind closed doors.

# 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.

# 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.

# 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.

# 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.

# racing - Tuesday 16 June, 2020

‘Special day’ for Crowley with Battaash highlight of Royal Ascot treble

King’s Stand victory was ‘unfinished business’ as Battaash triumphed.

# racing - Sunday 14 June, 2020

A newspaper ad, a move from Cork to Australia and winning Group 1 races during Covid-19 crisis

Jockey Johnny Allen on his journey from Cork to winning high-profile races in Australia.

# racing - Saturday 13 June, 2020

Delight for Aidan O'Brien as Peaceful claims the Irish 1,000 Guineas

The winner, ridden by Seamie Heffernan, had only managed to win one of her three starts last year.

# racing - Monday 8 June, 2020

Aidan O'Brien back to winning ways as Irish racing makes its return

Naas staged the first Irish meeting since the Covid-19 shutdown today.

# racing - Friday 5 June, 2020

Coronation Cup joy for Charlie Appleby as Ghaiyyath romps to Newmarket victory

The five-year-old was sent off the 11-10 favourite and William Buick was quick to employ front-running tactics.

# racing - Tuesday 2 June, 2020

Jubilant Dettori back in business at Kempton

No crowds, but still celebration time on winning return.

# racing - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'It's an incredible journey and we're only getting started' - 17-year-old Cork drifting star enjoying family affair

Conor Shanahan is Ireland’s most exciting young motorsports talent and one of the brightest rising stars of global drifting.

# racing - Monday 11 May, 2020

Horse racing has returned in France today

There is action at Longchamp on Monday, with Batwan taking the Prix de Saint-Georges.

# racing - Sunday 3 May, 2020

'I was filled with so much emotion, I ran down to meet them all and it was absolutely magic'

Ted Walsh on his greatest winning run as a racing trainer and celebrating with his family.

# racing - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Walsh backs racing’s ability to adapt to life behind closed doors

‘Golden opportunity for racing to showcase itself’.

# racing - Tuesday 21 April, 2020

Galway Races won't take place 'as an open event' this summer

The news comes after today’s government announcement that no licences would be given for events of more than 5,000 people until September.

# racing - Saturday 18 April, 2020

€25m aid package announced for British horse racing

The funds will be made available for jockeys, training yards, stable staff and horse welfare.

# racing - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know the racing careers of Ted and Ruby Walsh?

It’s 20 years today since the pair were celebrating their Grand National win.

# racing - Saturday 4 April, 2020

Quiz: How many of these Grand National winners can you name?

Can you recall the famous winners at Aintree?

# racing - Friday 3 April, 2020

'There'll come a time when sport will become important again I think for people's morale'

ITV Racing presenter Ed Chamberlin on Tiger Roll, the Grand National and racing memories.

# racing - Friday 27 March, 2020

Johnny Ward: The Dundalk controversy that has Irish horse racing talking Column This post contains videos

Johnny Ward: The Dundalk controversy that has Irish horse racing talking

Events of last Friday, which involved a 1-2 for trainer Denis Hogan, have been referred to the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board.

# racing - Tuesday 24 March, 2020

Irish horse racing to be shut down as Taoiseach bans all sporting events

Race meetings have still been taking place behind closed doors, but that will stop after today’s announcement.

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