Davy Russell guides Mallowney to victory in the Handicap Steeplechase at Punchestown last year. Mallowney is joint-top rated on 162. Photograph: Inpho

Davy Russell is aiming for a Grade One return to action on board Mallowney in the Punchestown Festival’s Day One feature and it could prove a key ingr(...)

Sandown Park is expecting an 18,000 sell-out crowd for Tony McCoy’s final day of racing on Saturday. Photo: Alan Crowhurst/ Getty Images

Racing fans eager to see the final rides of Tony McCoy’s record-breaking career at Sandown Park on Saturday will need to book tickets in advance or ri(...)

 Barry Geraghty could make a surprise return for the final day of the British jump season at Sandown. Photograph: PA

Barry Geraghty has not yet given up hope of making a surprise return from injury for the last day of the British jumps season at Sandown on Saturday.T(...)

Neil Mulholland will be looking for a new jockey for The Druids Nephew at Aintree due to Barry Geraghty’s recent injury.  Photo: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

JP McManus’s Cheltenham festival winner Cause Of Causes has a choice of upcoming Grand Nationals for his next start and a tilt at the Aintree spectacu(...)

Barry Geraghty will miss the Grand National after he fractured his tibia in a fall at Downpatrick. Photograph: PA

Barry Geraghty will miss the ride on leading Crabbie’s Grand National candidate The Druids Nephew after suffering a hairline fracture to his left tibi(...)

Paul Townend kept up his winning momentum with four victories at Navan. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/INPHO

Limerick: Willie Mullins will consider options at Fairyhouse and Punchestown for Vroum Vroum Mag after the mare oozed class in the Irish Stallion Farm(...)

Nina Carberry is led back in after winning on board On the Fringe. Photograph: Dan Sheridan

Nina Carberry retrieved an otherwise frustrating Cheltenham 2015 with a first festival success over the famous steeplechase track on board Enda Bolger(...)

Milsean ridden by jockey Danny Mullins (left) leads from eventual winner Martello Tower ridden by Adrian Heskin during the Albert Bartlett Novices’ Hurdle on Gold Cup Day   at Cheltenham. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Willie Mullins made history by training a record eight winners at a Cheltenham Festival when Killultagh Vic landed a thrilling victory in the Martin P(...)

Barry Geraghty on board Bobs Worth. The 2013 Gold Cup winner has been beaten just once in six Cheltenham starts overall. Photograph: Donall Farmer

The bigger the field the bigger the certainty is an old racing adage but in the context of 17 runners for today’s Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup, an argu(...)

Trainer Gary Moore’s faith in  Sire de Grugy is restored after a footperfect performance at Chepstow last month and he goes out with ’a serious chance’ in today’s feature race at Cheltenham. Photograph: John Walton/PA

What a difference a year makes: 12 months ago it seemed Sire de Grugy became a Queen Mother Champion Chase winner almost by default, praised throug(...)