Paddy Mullins was head of one of the most famous National Hunt families in this country.

For those who can’t wait for the feast of National Hunt racing to begin on St Stephen’s day, Setanta will air Paddy Mullins – The Great Stayer on C(...)

1996 Gold Cup winner Imperial Call, pictured here with Ruby Walsh onboard at Punchestown in 1999, has died age 25
Gold Cup hero Imperial Call dies
  • Racing
  • November 29, 2014, 12:13

Imperial Call, the 1996 Cheltenham Gold Cup winner, has died aged 25.The four-times Grade One scorer enjoyed his finest moment on a racetrack under th(...)

A general view of horses on the gallops during at  Willie Mullins’s stables in Bagenalstown. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Willie Mullins will be taking the same security precautions as always as he sends his strongest ever team over to the Cheltenham Festival next (...)

 Sprinter Sacre has been named among 17 possibles for the Boylesports Chase at Punchestown. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

He is being described as potentially the greatest festival draw in three decades and hopes remain high at Punchestown that Sprinter Sacre will (...)

Racehorses compete during the Supreme Novices Hurdle Race. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

[BYLINE1]BRIAN O’CONNOR[/BYLINE1][BYLINE2]in Cheltenham [/BYLINE2]Cheltenham 2013 opened grey and freezing and none of it mattered a dam(...)