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#Racing

# 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.

# racing - Friday 13 March, 2020

Mullins the epitome of grace after triumphant Friday and Gold Cup for the ages

Four wins on the final day at Cheltenham saw Willie Mullins named the Festival’s top trainer.

Whatever about the British government, Irish racing can hold its head high

The decision to allow Cheltenham to continue today has been heavily criticised but the HRI has correctly opted to go behind closed doors, writes Johnny Ward.

From TheJournal.ie People returning from Cheltenham without Covid-19 symptoms will not need to self-isolate, says Harris Racing

People returning from Cheltenham without Covid-19 symptoms will not need to self-isolate, says Harris

“We have followed our own government’s advice very closely indeed,” Ian Renton of the Cheltenham Festival said.

# racing - Thursday 12 March, 2020

3 tips for Friday as Cheltenham climaxes with the Gold Cup

We’re down to the final day at Prestbury Park – but it’s a big one.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 3

The Stayers’ Hurdle is the feature race on Day 3.

Poll: Who do you think will win the Stayers' Hurdle today at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win the Stayers' Hurdle today at Cheltenham?

Paisley Park is the strong favourite.

# racing - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Tiger Roll goes down fighting as JP McManus Cheltenham winning tally grows

Gordon Elliott’s charge finished second behind Easysland.

'Deep down, most racing fans at Cheltenham know they shouldn't be here'

Johnny Ward asks himself if he should be among 60,000 spectators watching horses run in a field at the time of global crisis.

Champ storms to stunning last-gasp RSA success at Cheltenham for Geraghty and JP Cheltenham Champ This post contains videos

Champ storms to stunning last-gasp RSA success at Cheltenham for Geraghty and JP

An incredible finish to the RSA Chase today.

3 expert tips for the penultimate day at Cheltenham

Johnny Ward gives his selections for the Marsh Novices’ Chase, the Ryanair Chase and the Stayers’ Hurdle.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival, Day 2

The Queen Mother Champion Chase is the feature race on the second day of the festival.

Chacun Pour Soi misses Queen Mother Champion Chase

Chacun Pour Soi misses Queen Mother Champion Chase

Willie Mullins’ charge was set to clash with main market rival Defi Du Seuil.

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Chase at Cheltenham? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today’s Champion Chase at Cheltenham?

Defi Du Seuil and Chacun Pour Soi are the two leading contenders.

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