Everton’s Aiden McGeady: “Capable of lighting up any game, the Glaswegian conjurer could also vanish down a tunnel by the corner flag at the start of games”. Photograph: Getty Images.

After the storms, the traffic was backed up on the Clontarf Road on Monday morning to the extent that the 130, like many other Dublin Bus routes, was (...)

Ruby Walsh: returning from injury after four months on the sidelines. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Ruby Walsh eases further into his comeback from four months on the injured list with another single ride at Tipperary today and Morning Run should mai(...)

Ruby Walsh: returns to action on Indevan after four months out. Photograph: Inpho

BRIAN O’CONNOR Ruby Walsh returns to action after four months out on a Tipperary card tomorrow that also sees the hugely-popular Rebel Fitz line up i(...)

 Pique Sous rider in the Galway Hurdle Paul Townend:  
“I’m looking forward to the ride. He seems to be in very good form.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

It’s six years since Paul Townend burst on the scene when winning the Guinness Galway Hurdle on Indian Pace and the former champion jockey will be loo(...)

Ruby Walsh: “I have no chance of being back in time for Galway. My arm will be in a sling for six weeks and then, I’d imagine, there will be another six weeks or so of rehabilitation.”

Ruby Walsh may not return to action until the autumn after he underwent surgery to repair damaged ligaments in his right shoulder on Monday.The star j(...)

Ruby Walsh: rides Diakali as trainer pursues a remarkable fifth win in the race. Photograph: Inpho

Epsom will be the international focus today, and California Chrome’s triple crown attempt will concentrate minds on tonight’s Belmont Stakes in New Y(...)

The Grey Gatsby (Ryan Moore, left) lands the Betfred Dante Stakes at York.

Tomorrow’s €1.5 million French Derby kicks off six days containing three major Classics and although unusually no horse trained in this country trave(...)

That birdie putt on the 18th green to secure second place in the PGA Championship at Wentworth. “I still don’t know whether to laugh or to cry. If ever there is a thin line between winning and losing, I have just discovered it.” Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Sunday evening, May 25th Nearly an hour has gone by. I am back in the locker room at the Wentworth Club, up the hill from the 18th green where all the(...)

Ruby Walsh will partner Long Run for the first time in Sunday’s Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris at Auteuil as regular mount Sam Waley-Cohen is not allowed to ride in the race due to his amateur status. Photograph:   Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ruby Walsh will partner Long Run for the first time in Sunday’s Grand Steeple-Chase de Paris at Auteuil.Sam Waley-Cohen, son of the owner Robert, has (...)

Ruby Walsh returns on Annie Power with owner Rich Ricci (left) after winning Saturday’s Irish Stallion Farms European Breeders Fund Mares Champion Hurdle at Punchestown.

Hurricane Fly’s dominance at two miles might appear to be over but Willie Mullins is weighing up the pros and cons of stretching the Grade One world-r(...)