Trainer Ted Walsh says he will be happy to answer any questions at Turf Club. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Grand National-winning trainer and well-known RTE racing pundit Ted Walsh will be legally represented by the former attorney general and minister for(...)

Don Poli, seen winning the RSA Chase at Cheltenham, is one of 25  entries, six of them from the Willie Mullins stable, for the Punchestown Gold Cup. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The Punchestown authorities are aiming to set new record crowd figures at Irish racing’s National Hunt festival in two weeks’ time, although those (...)

Trainer Willie Mullins saw Douvan warm up for Cheltenham with a win at Punchestown. Photograph: David Davies/PA Wire

Douvan was all the rage for Cheltenham after an emphatic success in the Grade Two sportinglife.com Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle at Punchestown. Already(...)

Robbie Power guiding Rock On The Moor to victory in the Thornton’s Recyling Maiden Hurdle at  Leopardstown on St Stephen’s Day. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Jessica Harrington is weighing up whether to let exciting mare Rock On The Moor take on the boys in Saturday’s Moscow Flyer Novice Hurdle at Punche(...)

Don Cossack and Brian O’Connell (right) hold off the challenges of Boston Bob and Texas Jack to win the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown yesterday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Once dismissed by some as unreliable, Don Cossack now appears transformed, and his career-best performance winning Punchestown’s John Durkan Chase me(...)

Don Cossack, ridden by Brian O’Connell, wins The John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase at Punchestown Racecourse, County Kildare.   Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire

Don Cossack maintained his unbeaten record this season with a third victory from as many starts in a dramatic renewal of the John Durkan Memorial Punc(...)

Hurricane Fly returns to his best to take revenge  on current two-mile king Jezki, his conqueror at Cheltenham and Punchestown in the spring. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Hurricane Fly brought the house down at Punchestown as he powered to a third StanJames.com Morgiana Hurdle. Seemingly not the force of old at the end (...)

Barry Geraghty aboard Jezki holding off My Tent Or Yours ridden by AP McCoy to win The Stan James Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

Mark Walsh has been lined up to ride Jezki in Sunday’s StanJames.com Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown in the event Barry Geraghty is unavailable.With ow(...)

Brilliant mare Quevega (right)  can finish only second as Jetson (Davy Russell, left) causes a major upset in the Ladbrokes World Series Hurdle at Punchestown yesterday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Davy Russell will officially surrender his champion jockey title to Ruby Walsh tomorrow but if that war has been lost yesterday’s Punchestown feature-(...)

God’s Own comes with a late run in the hands of Barry Geraghty to spring a huge surprise in the Ryanair Novice Chase at Punchestown yesterday

Normally circumspect when it comes to hyping his horses, Willie Mullins appears to have abandoned the habits of a lifetime when it comes to Vautour wh(...)