Ruby Walsh and Vautour will be the ones to watch at Ascot today. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Since he might not even be the best in his own yard, it could be a major exaggeration to describe Vautour as a “horse in a million”, but the Cheltenha(...)

Minister for Agriculture, Food, the Marine and Defence, Simon Coveney T.D. welcomed the establishment of a new company, Curragh Racecourse Limited, which will own, operate and redevelop the Curragh Racecourse and Training Grounds. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Minister for Agriculture Simon Coveney has said he expects the Horse Racing Ireland Bill to appear before the Dáil before the end of next week and (...)

Chief executive of the Turf Club Denis Egan. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho.

Turf Club officials are urgently seeking a meeting with the Minister for Agriculture, Food & Marine, Simon Coveney, over the Horse Racing Ireland(...)

Frankie Dettori on Golden Horn leads the field of the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Free Eagle could get another chance to beat Golden Horn in the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe after their controversial QIPCO Irish Champion Stakes clash o(...)

The Turf Club is investigating the accuracy of comments made by amateur jockey Mikey O’Connor who has claimed the integrity body has unfairly refused (...)

Trainer Ted Walsh appeared before a referrals committee hearing last month in relation to how Foxrock appeared to be wearing both front shoes immediately after a Punchestown race yet at a stewards enquiry that day it was reported those shoes had been lost during the race. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

The Turf Club’s chief executive believes the credibility of racing’s regulatory body hasn’t been affected by the outcome of the ‘Foxrock’ controversy(...)

Trainer Ted Walsh takes a break from the Turf Club hearing at the Curragh into the running of Foxrock at Punchestown last December. Judgement has been reserved in the case. Photograph:   Niall Carson/PA

The Turf Club has reserved judgement after a day-long hearing into the running of the Ted Walsh-trained Foxrock at Punchestown in December. The hearin(...)

Foxrock trainer Ted Walsh gave evidence in thefirst enquiry into the horses lack of shoes at Punchestown.

The Turf Club’s reopened enquiry into the running and riding of the Ted Walsh-trained Foxrock at Punchestown in December will now take place on April(...)

Turf Club chief executive Denis Egan: “Events in the past year have highlighted the importance of providing a facility for anyone who has information they wish to report in a confidential manner.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The Turf Club is prepared to pay reward money “up to five figures” for information supplied on a hotline established to combat activity which affect(...)

Turf Club chief executive Denis Egan criticised the Department of Agriculture for a lack of communication. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Department of Agriculture officials have rejected Turf Club concerns that their independence is potentially threatened by the proposed Horse Racing I(...)