When it comes to the virtue of silence, Tony McCoy likes to quotes his boss JP McManus – “Imagine all the fish in the world that’d be alive if they’d (...)

Be Positive (Nina Carberry) lands the opening race at the Punchestown Festival yesterday – the Kildare Hunt Club Fr Sean Breen Memorial Chase. It was the fourth win in the last five renewals for trainer Enda Bolger.

It’s less than six months since Argocat sustained significant injuries in a fall but today’s €200,000 Punchestown(...)

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(...)

Aidan O’Brien: Trainer may run War Command in the Futurity Stakes at the Curragh on Saturday.

In terms of unearthing future classic winners, Saturday’s Galileo Futurity Stakes has an enviable recent record, something to encourage War Command su(...)