Patrick Mullins will ride  Boston Bob in Wednesday’s Galway Plate. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Patrick Mullins is thrilled to have picked up the ride on multiple Grade One winner Boston Bob in Wednesday’s Galway Plate. The 10-year-old won both t(...)

Barry Connell: looking forward to Cheltenham this year following last year’s disappointments. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Leopardstown’s €20,000 Ballsbridge Hurdle is small fry compared to Cheltenham’s upcoming delights but it could provide a timely boost today to both G(...)

Boston Bob is 12-1 to break Willie Mullins’s frustration in Cheltenham Gold Cup. Photograph: Inpho

On cue the start of November brings both rain and the first Grade One of the National Hunt season so it’s hardly coincidental that Boston Bob looks t(...)

Jockey Paul Townend celebrates winning the Thyestes Chase with  On His Own at Gowran Park on Thursday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

  Paul Townend has had a memorable week in terms of picking up successful “spare” rides and Mozoltov can put a Grade One seal on it at Leopardstown t(...)

Un de Sceaux and Annie Power left in by Willie Mullins for the BHP Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Jezki and Our Conor are set to again test their credentials against Hurricane Fly in Sunday’s BHP Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown. And if that t(...)

Reizovic has seen some support in ante-post betting and the big-race sponsors, Boylesports, make the John Kiely-trained runner a 16/1 shot.

JP McManus’s weekend priority will be Jezki’s rematch against Hurricane Fly and Our Conor in Sunday’s BHP Irish Champion Hurdle but the legendary owne(...)

Hurricane Flyer (Ruby Walsh) leads Our Conor over the last flight before landing Leopardstown’s Ryanair Hurdle at the Christmas festival meeting.

A “Round Two” atmosphere is set to surround Sunday’s BHP Irish Champion Hurdle at Leopardstown and bookmakers reckon it is heavy odds-on that Hurrican(...)

Bog Warrior hasn’t been seen in action since finishing fifth to Solwhit in last season’s World Hurdle

Tony Martin doesn’t care what race Bog Warrior runs in at Cheltenham as long as his pride-and-joy manages to line up at the festival.Bog Warrior hasn’(...)

 Willie Mullins enjoyed two winners at Limerick on the first day of the Christmas Festival. Photograph:  Brian Lawless/PA

The Paparrazi Kid upstaged stable companion Felix Yonger in the feature Greenmount Park Novice Chase at Limerick on St Stephen’s Day.Felix Yonger was (...)

Hurricane Fly: May take on Our Conor and Jezki. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Hurricane Fly’s attempt to successfully defend a perfect track record is set to be one of the highlights of this week’s Christmas action and Leopardst(...)