Tony McCoy won the Irish Hennessy at Leopardstown earlier this month riding Carlingford Lough. Photograph: Getty Images.

Tony McCoy believes Carlingford Lough “has a live chance” when the partnership takes aim at the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup on March 13th.The soon-to-(...)

John Kiely: ‘It was a great finish and it was special to have AP – he gave him a peach of a ride. He’s a hell of a fellah – we’d have him again!’ Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Tony McCoy’s attempts to deflect attention to John Kiely after Carlingford Lough’s memorable Hennessy Gold Cup success were always doomed to failure (...)

Carlingford Lough, ridden by Tony McCoy (left), clears the last alongside Morning Assembly (Ruby Walsh) before their victory in the Topaz Chase. Photograph: PA

Tony McCoy may wince when examining a re-run of yesterday’s big-race at Leopardstown but the legendary rider wasted no time getting over Jezki’s defea(...)

Carlingford Lough ridden by jockey Tony McCoy comes home to win the Galway Plate ahead of Quantitativeeasing ridden by jockey Niall ‘Slippers’ Madden. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Carlingford Lough, a horse that wasn’t even in the original line-up, led home a famous Tote Galway Plate 1-2-3 for owner JP McManus yesterday, and in (...)

Jockey Niall ‘Slippers’ Madden can make the most of his sole ride today in the Irish Grand National on Carlingford Lough. Photograph: Inpho

Finding a Ladbrokes Irish Grand National winner is rarely easy, but teasing out today’s competitive handicap – with a huge field of runners ai(...)