Nina Carberry can score on On The Fringe at Killarney.

Since it is just 10 days since On The Fringe secured one of the most convincing victories at the entire Punchestown Festival it may be a big ask for h(...)

Willie Mullins’s novice hurdlers have been in brilliant form all week and I think Briar Hill (...)

Benefficient (3) clears the last on his way to beating Hidden Cyclone in the two-mile Paddy Power Dial-a-Bet Chase at Leopardstown at the Christmas Festival meeting. The pair renew rivalry in today’s Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Nothing at the festival comes easy but sometimes it’s possible to over-complicate things and the evidence of thei(...)

Spring is in the air as some runners have an early run-out at Cheltenham yesterday morning in preparation for the start of today’s four-day festival. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Willie Mullins appreciates the history of Cheltenham more than most so the significance of Qu(...)

Trainer Jim Bolger looks the man to follow at Down Royal.

Today’s €100,000 Magners Ulster Derby at Down Royal is the weekend feature in Ireland and while Maggie Dalton might be the least experienced of the 14(...)

Jane Mangan with winning trainer Dermot Weld celebrates her victory in Galway last year. Photograph: INPHO/Lorraine O’Sullivan

‘What dreams are made of,’ Jane Mangan tweeted after her first Grade One winner last month at Punchestown, the 19-year-old from Conna, Co Cork, riding(...)

Michael O’Leary celebrates after First Lieutenant took the honours in the 2011 Neptune. Photograph: Inpho/Dan Sheridan

Never in the seven year history of the Ryanair Chase has the big-race sponsor Michael O’Leary looked to have a better chance o(...)

My Tent Or Yours is a hotpot for the opening William Hill Supreme Novices Hurdle; Simonsig’s even hotter for the Racing Post Arkle: but (...)