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Willie Mullins: “The ground is paramount and I want to have soft or heavy in the ground for her first run of the season.”  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Willie Mullins may be dreaming of a wet rather than white Christmas for some of his potential Leopardstown festival team but current indications appe(...)

There’ll be no racing at Leopardstown on Wednesday. Photograph: Inpho

Wednesday’s meeting at Leopardstown has been called off following an 8.30am inspection. Officials were forced to check conditions after overnight rai(...)

Sean Flanagan onboard Road To Respect celebrates winning The Leopardstown Christmas Steeplechase. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Road To Respect led home a one-two-three for Gigginstown House Stud with Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Sizing John well beaten in the Leopardstown Christma(...)

Carlingford Lough and Mark Walsh wining the 2016 Irish Gold Cup at Leopardstown. The JP McManus-owned star is bidding to become just the third horse ever to win the race for a third year in a row. Photograph: Inpho

Implications for the upcoming Cheltenham festival are never far away from minds when it comes to this Sunday’s €500,000 Leopardstown card, but for Ca(...)

Ruby Walsh on Bellshill. The Mullins-trained horse is one of eight left in the Flogas Novice Chase on Sunday. Photograph: Inpho

Willie Mullins will not be represented in Sunday’s Grade One feature, but the champion trainer appears to have a major chance of repeating last season(...)

Outlander ridden by Jack Kennedy jumps the last to win The Lexus Steeplechase during day three of the Christmas Festival at Leopardstown Racecourse. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA

Outlander provided 17-year-old jockey Jack Kennedy with the biggest winner of his career in a thrilling Lexus Chase at Leopardstown. Approaching the(...)

Douvan ridden by Ruby Walsh before winning the Paddy Power Cashcard Chase during day two of the Christmas Festival at Leopardstown Racecourse. Photograph: PA

Douvan never had to come out of second gear to win his 13th race on the bounce in the Paddy Power Cashcard Chase at Leopardstown - completing a hat-tr(...)

Min and jockey Ruby Walsh go on to win the Racing Post Novice Chase during day one of the Christmas Festival at Leopardstown. Photograph: PA

Min missed his Cheltenham cue last season but looks set to lead Ireland’s Arkle Trophy assault at the next festival following a silky-smooth success i(...)

Pat Smullen rides  Harzand to victory at the    Irish Derby. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

In June Harzand finally brought to an end Dermot Weld’s quest for Epsom Derby success, and the legendary trainer could have a contender for next year(...)

 Trainer Dermot Weld has directed Tirmizi at today’s Derrinstown Stud Derby Trial  at Leopardstown, a race he describes as, “one of the best classic trials in Europe”. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Aidan O’Brien has been the focus of expectation in terms of supplying a colt to put his stamp on the Derby, but with just four weeks to Epsom, attent(...)

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