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Visual Round Up – Drinmore Novices Chase

Visual Round Up – Drinmore Novices Chase

12:38 am | Sent off the 7-2 second favourite, Valseur Lido was completing a Grade 1 double for…

Visual Round Up – Hattons Grace Hurdle

Visual Round Up – Hattons Grace Hurdle

12:33 am | It was a first Grade 1 winner for Sandra Hughes, daughter of the great Irish…

Visual Weekend Round Up – Royal Bond

Visual Weekend Round Up – Royal Bond

12:25 am | IRELAND’S champion trainer Willie Mullins won the Royal Bond with Nichols Canyon  but the race…

Walsh – ‘He’s A Brilliant Horse’

Walsh – ‘He’s A Brilliant Horse’

2:46 am | From Racing Post VAUTOUR oozed class as he made a perfect start to life over…

Fenton Banned For Three Years

Fenton Banned For Three Years

1:55 am | From Racing Post TRAINER Philip Fenton, last month convicted of possessing anabolic steroids and other…

Tributes To Dessie Hughes

Tributes To Dessie Hughes

11:13 pm | DESSIE HUGHES, who scaled the heights of jump racing as a jockey and trainer, has…

12 Soft/Yeilding/Heavy Ground Sires for November to January

10:18 pm | Age: Between 4 and 9 SP: Up to 25/1 Sires: Beat Hollow 1 November – Treat Yourself 20/1 1.55 Down Royal 15/16 8 November – London Bridge 12/1 12.55 Naas 5/9 Monsun Strategic Choice Central Park Robin Des Champs Well Chosen Goldneyev 1 November – Vasco Du Mee 2/1f 3.40 Down Royal 1/7 Sagamix 2…

12 Soft/Yeilding/Heavy Ground Sires for November to January

Paul Ferguson’s Jumper To Follow 2014 – 2015

5:17 am | The eighth annual edition of Jumpers To Follow provides a look ahead to the 2014-15 National Hunt Season. Includes 40 leading prospects for the season, Irish horses to follow, a whistle stop tour of the yards of the country, a jockey’s view from Nick Scholfield, Jane Mangan, Bredan Powell, Jamie Codd and various other sections to…

Paul Ferguson’s Jumper To Follow 2014 – 2015

Fenton Banned For Three Years

1:55 am | From Racing Post TRAINER Philip Fenton, last month convicted of possessing anabolic steroids and other banned substances, was on Saturday disqualified for three years by the Turf Club. Fenton, the first trainer in Ireland to be convicted of possessing anabolic steroids, had already been fined €6,000 and ordered to pay €4,200 in costs at Carrick-on-Suir…

Fenton Banned For Three Years

Willie Mullins Interview

10:32 pm | Willie gave an interview to Gary O’Brien of At The Races Interview date: 24th October 2014…

Willie Mullins Interview

Race Previews

Fenton Banned For Three Years

Fenton Banned For Three Years

1:55 am | From Racing Post TRAINER Philip Fenton, last month convicted of possessing anabolic steroids and other banned substances, was on Saturday disqualified for three years by the Turf Club. Fenton, the first trainer in Ireland to be convicted of possessing anabolic…

Irish Racing Stories Vault

Florida Pearl

Florida Pearl

2:18 am | Florida Pearl made his debut when winning a 4YO Maiden at Lismore in March 1996. He did not reappear then until December of that year, where he followed up by winning a National Hunt Flat Race at Leopardstown. He was…

Four-horse gamble landed with links to Barney Curley

Four-horse gamble landed with links to Barney Curley

3:18 pm | Thursday, 23 Jan 2014 The victories of four horses with links to legendary gambler and former trainer Barney Curley has generated significant interest on an otherwise mundane day of racing in Britain. The bookmaking industry had been on red-alert from…