Seán Quigley kicked eight points for Fermanagh in their Division Three match against Sligo. Photograph: Inpho

Fermanagh 0-14 Sligo 0-12 Seán Quigley kicked eight points as Fermanagh kept their promotion hopes very much alive in this gripping Division T(...)

Danny Mullins has been suspended for three days by the Turf Club. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The issue of drugs within racing has taken a new twist with the sport’s two ruling bodies, Horse Racing Ireland and the Turf Club, unable to agree on (...)

The Turf Club has ‘warned off’ John Hughes for five years and penalised him €4,500.

The issue of doping and anabolic steroids within Irish racing has resulted in another disqualification with the former Department of Agriculture veter(...)

Philip Fenton has been disqualified from training for three years by the Turf Club’s Referrals Committee for possession of banned animal remedies. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Racing Correspondent On the back of disqualifying Philip Fenton for three years over the trainer’s possession of banned animal remedies including ana(...)

Trainer Philip Fenton (left) and solicitor Ken Molan arrive at Carrick-on-Suir District Court in Co Tipperary. Photograph: Brian Lawless/PA Wire.

The fallout from Philip Fenton’s conviction for possession of anabolic steroids and other banned substances has dealt a further blow to Irish racing’s(...)

Although no steroids were found during the inspections, concern about possible substance abuse in the sport persists. Photograph: Getty Images

The Turf Club has said it has conducted stable inspections on all trainers featuring in a mailing list supplied to Irish authorities by an Australian(...)

Pat Hughes  outside Carlow District Court yesterday. Photograph: Dylan Vaughan

Former Irish Grand National and Royal Ascot-winning trainer Pat Hughes was yesterday convicted of possessing unauthorised animal remedies. Hughes (72(...)

Leighton Glynn: will be crucial for Wicklow against Sligo. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Aughrim is a superb little village to visit, so long as you aren’t part of a football squad that’s already bleeding heavily. Sligo know this. I(...)

Eddie O’Connell: rode 18 winners in the last National Hunt season. Photograph: Inpho

Irish racing’s already fraught 2014 took another twist yesterday when jockey Eddie O’Connell was banned from riding for four years on racing corruptio(...)

Trainer Philip Fenton. Photograph:   Niall Carson/PA

Irish trainer Philip Fenton will be allowed to have runners, including leading Gold Cup hope Last Instalment, at the Cheltenham Festival next w(...)