Barry Geraghty: starts his new job as JP McManus’s jockey with three rides at Limerick on Sunday.   Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

In terms of profile, high summer may be National Hunt racing’s down time, but Sunday’s otherwise run-of-the-mill Limerick card is an important one fo(...)

Paul Nicholls is targeting the French Champion Open with Zarkander. Photograph: INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Flat racing’s classics are firmly centre-stage this week but Hurricane Fly’s hold on the Irish racing public’s imagination guarantees focus will brie(...)

Carlow 2-15 Laois 4-7 Not since they beat Laois in O’Moore Park five years ago had Carlow scored a goal in the championship or won a game but l(...)

Al Kazeem (blue and white cap) and James Doyle on their way to victory in the Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh. Photograph: Inpho

Popular veteran Al Kazeem clinched another Group One prize in a thrilling renewal of the Tattersalls Gold Cup at the Curragh.The Roger Charlton-traine(...)

Success Days ridden by Shane Foley races clear of the field on the way to winning the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial Stakes at Leopardstown.  Photo: Brian Lawless/PA

Success Days once again relished the testing conditions as he swept to an emphatic victory in the Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial at Leopardstown.Surpris(...)

Prof Brian O’Connell, director of prosthodontics at the Dublin Dental Hospital, Dr Ramesh Babu and Dr Padraig McAuliffe, prosthodontist and researcher at the Dublin Dental Hospital.

A group of Irish researchers have invented an intelligent mouthguard that will determine whether you grind your teeth at night and will send that i(...)

Trainer John Moore poses with Joao Moreira as the winning jockey  kisses his wife Tasciana Moreira after partnering  Designs on Rome to win The Longines Hong Kong Cup  at Sha Tin. Photograph: Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images

Irish stars Gordon Lord Byron and Sole Power were out of luck in the Longines Hong Kong Sprint, which was won by Aerovelocity.Gordon Lord Byron fared (...)

Aidan O’Brien: the Ballydoyle handler could now have three contenders for the Longchamp feature. Photograph: Inpho

Tapestry has emerged a possible challenger for the Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe after French racing authority France Galop said she could be supplemented(...)

Kingman’s big-race partner James Doyle is looking forward to renewing the successful partnership. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Kingman takes another step towards being crowned the undisputed champion miler in Europe when he makes his first visit to France for the Prix du Haras(...)

 Joseph O’Brien rides Highland Reel (left) to win the Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes at Goodwood yesterday. Phototograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The Aidan O’Brien-trained juvenile Highland Reel had a striking victory in the Veuve Clicquot Vintage Stakes at Goodwood yesterday. Sent off the odds-(...)