Trainer Conor O’Dwyer

The Fairyhouse authorities were relieved yesterday not to have got as much rain as had been originally forecast but conditions are still sure to be ex(...)

Runners and riders in the Grade One Racing Post Novice Chase during Day One of the Leopardstown Christmas Festival yesterday.photograph: niall carson/pa

Gold Cups and Champion Hurdles might represent the pinnacle but while JP McManus knows what they’re like to win, the legendary owner relishes successf(...)

Aidan O’Brien: attempts to secure classic glory in Paris tomorrow

Out of luck in Britain and America last weekend, Aidan O’Brien attempts to secure Classic glory in Paris tomorrow when he sends both Gale Force(...)

Jockey Niall ‘Slippers’ Madden can make the most of his sole ride today in the Irish Grand National on Carlingford Lough. Photograph: Inpho

Finding a Ladbrokes Irish Grand National winner is rarely easy, but teasing out today’s competitive handicap – with a huge field of runners ai(...)