Gambling Girl: Gambling Girl: has looked something more like her old self in her last two starts. Photograph: Inpho/Presseye/Darren Kidd

Tony Martin pushed Dermot Weld all the way for Galway’s leading trainer title in 2013 with nine winners and while Artful Artist can continue that fest(...)

 Kevin Manning riding Trading Leather to win The Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at Curragh last year. Photo:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Aidan O’Brien and Jim Bolger already know what it takes to win the King George VI & Queen Elizabeth Stakes and both Irish trainers look set to tar(...)

The Grey Gatsby (Ryan Moore, left) lands the Betfred Dante Stakes at York.

Tomorrow’s €1.5 million French Derby kicks off six days containing three major Classics and although unusually no horse trained in this country trave(...)

Magician wins last year’s Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh and returns there today for the Mooresbridge Stakes.

Presumption can be dangerous but it will be a major shock if Magician can’t cast an emphatic spell over his rivals at the Curragh today. Last y(...)

Brilliant mare Quevega (right)  can finish only second as Jetson (Davy Russell, left) causes a major upset in the Ladbrokes World Series Hurdle at Punchestown yesterday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Davy Russell will officially surrender his champion jockey title to Ruby Walsh tomorrow but if that war has been lost yesterday’s Punchestown feature-(...)

Davy Russell riding Jetson (left) win The Ladbrokes World Series Hurdle from Quevega at Punchestown. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Brilliant mare Quevega, in what is likely to be her final race, could finish only second as Jetson caused a major upset in the Ladbrokes World Series (...)

Jezki jumps ahead of My Tent Or Yours to win the Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham last month

Hurricane Fly and Jezki are two of only three horses declared for the Racing Post Champion Hurdle at Punchestown on Friday.The two big guns look to ha(...)

A mass offering of racing silks is brought from St Brigid’s Church at the funeral of Marguerite Weld at the Curragh. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

Horse racing remembered two of its stalwarts yesterday when Marguerite Weld and Johnny Harrington were laid to rest. Mourners first gathered(...)

The Tom Hogan-trained Gordon Lord Byron, who lines up for the Group One TJ Smith Stakes in Sydney this morning.

A day that kicks-off with the remarkable Gordon Lord Byron pursuing more Group One glory in Australia will later (...)

Jessica Harrington (left), with jockey Barry Geraghty after their Cheltenham success, said Jezki appears to have come out of his Cheltenham race well. Photograph PA

A mouth-watering end-of-season home ground clash between the new title-holder Jezki and the deposed champion Hurricane Fly is (...)