Former champion jockey Barry Geraghty aboard Rebel Fitz on the way to victory in the Powers Gold Cup. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Barry Geraghty got the perfect confidence boost ahead of his attempt on a first Irish Grand National success this evening when Rebel (...)

Andrew Lynch can continue his recent good form on Sizing Europe at Gowran Park.

When your luck is in – it’s in, and Andrew Lynch’s big-race luck looks set to continue at Gowran today when his old ally, Sizing Europe, targets a hat(...)

David Wachman and jockey William Lordan is congratulated by Aidan O’Brien after winning the Keeneland Phoenix Stakes with Sudirman at the Curragh last month. Photograph: Inpho

It is half a century since an Irish-trained winner of Doncaster’s Ladbrokes St Leger that didn’t emerge from Ballydoyle, but David Wachman hopes to br(...)

Jockey Robbie Power salutes his victory on board Missunited in the Galway Hurdle at Ballybrit, Galway yesterday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Even with tornados in the bay and near-biblical amounts of rain hitting the west, there was nothing to compare to the storm of raucous joy that engulf(...)

Trainer Willie Mullins and jockey Paul Townend will be hoping Drive Time can make up for last year’s disappointment

Paul Townend and Drive Time have vastly different experiences of the Guinness Galway Hurdle but together they can land Irish jump racing’s most lucrat(...)

Rebel Fitz winning the Galway Hurdle but may have to settle for a minor placing behind Beachdale Lad at Killarney.

Beachdale Lad can prove how fences are a very different game to hurdling when he lines up against Rebel Fitz in an attractive novice chase clash at Ki(...)

Dessie Hughes: trains Action Master.

The shock 50/1 Irish Grand National heroine Liberty Counsel will have to overcome topweight at Roscommon tonight if she is to add another ‘National’ t(...)