Hennessy Gold Cup winner Carlingford Lough (Tony McCoy)  is the one to watch out for in the Gold Cup, says Eddie O’Leary. Photograph: Donall Farmer/INPHO

Tony McCoy has a fine chance of a valedictory success in the Cheltenham Gold Cup, according to connections of one of his main rivals. Eddie O’Leary i(...)

Road to Riches: enjoyed a big-race hot streak last summer prior to December’s Lexus Chase triumph. Photo: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

An astonishing four winners on the final day secured Michael O’Leary’s Gigginstown Stud the leading-owner award at Cheltenham 2014 and Road To Riches(...)

Gigginstown owner Michael O’Leary and wife Anita celebrate winning The Gold Cup with War of Attrition in 2006.

Michael O’Leary doesn’t believe fences are for sitting on. The Ryanair boss has been accused of many things but t(...)

Ruby Walsh and Ballycasey in action. Ballycasey has always carried a huge reputation from within the Mullins camp. He can deliver on that in style today in the RSA. Photo: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In 2009 Dunguib looked to have the racing world at his feet with a spectacular Cheltenham fes(...)

Last Instalment’s trainer Philip Fenton. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Last Instalment and First Lieutenant will both be declared for Friday’s Cheltenham Gold Cup, according to Gigginstown House Stud’s racing manag(...)

Hennessy Gold Cup winner Last Instalment with his trainer Philip Fenton.

BRIAN O’CONNOR A decision on whether or not the British Horseracing Authority will permit trainer Philip Fenton to run his Cheltenham (...)

Owner Michael O’Leary, jockey Brian O’Connell and trainer Phillip Fenton celebrate Last Instalment’s victory in the Gold Cup. Photograph: Inpho/Morgan Treacy

Michael O’Leary’s Gigginstown Stud, owner of the Philip Fenton-trained Last Instalment, insist the horse remains (...)

Owner  Michael O’Leary, jockey Brian O’Connell and trainer Phillip Fenton celebrate Last Instalment’s win in the 2014 Hennessy Gold Cup at Leopardstown early in February. Photograph: Inpho

It’s not just Irish racing holding its collective breath ahead of tomorrow’s District Court h(...)

Davy Russell is “confident plenty of people will continue to use me”.

Davy Russell was denied a winning send-off in his last ride as number one jockey for Gigginstown House Stud when Roi Du Mee was collared by Marito at (...)

Tofino Bay: goes for back-to-back victories in Sunday’s highlight at Navan, the €100,000 Ladbrokes Troytown Chase.

It’s over a decade since Lyreen Wonder last completed back-to-back wins in Navan’s prestigious Ladbrokes Troytown Chase but Tofino Bay is set to try a(...)