Cian O’Connor riding to victory on Good Luck. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

The feelgood factor returned to the RDS stands in Dublin with Ireland’s first Aga Khan Trophy win in three years. The crowds clapped and cheered afte(...)

 Greg Broderick  (left) and Bertram Allen  parade after winning the Aga Khan Trophy during the Discover Ireland Dublin Horse Show at the RDS. Photograph: Cyril Byrne/The Irish Times.

The Irish team won its first Aga Khan Trophy for three years at the Dublin Horse Show at the RDS on Friday. Wunderkind Bertram Allen’s mount Romanov (...)

Trainer Jim Culloty: has booked Robbie McNamara to ride Lord Windermere. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Richard Johnson has been booked by the Grand National-winning team of Sue and Harvey Smith for Hennessy Gold Cup contender Cloudy Too.Having been thru(...)

Lucinda Creighton TD with her horse DeeDee and dogs Nap and Sminky at the Millstreet International Horse Show yesterday. Photograph:  Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Red post boxes, the Old Bailey and St Paul’s Cathedral may be as quintessentially English as they come but images of such landmarks have settled in ni(...)

Mumbles Head with Jamie Moore (left) and Barry Geraghty’s Roberto Goldback refuse the last during Saturday’s Grand National. Photograph: Getty Images

It might not be the Grand National many of us grew up with, but Auroras Encore’s 66/1 triumph at Aintree on Saturday could prove to be a transf(...)