Trainer Willie Mullins, who denied Gordon Elliott his first century of Irish National Hunt wins at Navan, confirmed Annie Power should return to action at Punchestown this week. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Annie Power is likely to be the star attraction at Punchestown on Wednesday and the scene could also be set for Gordon Elliott to secure a first cen(...)

Conor Lehane scored six points on his return to the Cork senior team in their win over Kerry. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Cork 1-20 Kerry 0-18 Conor Lehane scored six points in his return to competitive action as Cork held off a strong Kerry challenge in the Munster Seni(...)

AP McCoy on the way to victory with Uxizandre in the  The Ryanair Steeplechase at Cheltenham. Photo: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty

Tony McCoy is as far removed from Gavin Sheehan in profile and experience as his Co Antrim birthplace is from Sheehan’s west Cork roots yet both decid(...)

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary  speaking to journalists after the company’s agm in Dublin Airport yesterday. Photograph: Aidan Crawley

Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary yesterday pledged to tackle the airline’s battered public image after shareholders warned that it was cutting (...)