Hurricane Fly

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Faugheen, ridden by Paul Townend, wins at Leaoprdstown earlier this month. Photo: Bryan Keane/Inpho

It could very well be that it’s already over for Faugheen and nobody knows it yet. At some point over the next seven days, Willie Mullins and Rich Ric(...)

Willie Mullins has won the Irish Champion Hurdle for the last six years with Faugheen. Photograph: Inpho

Willie Mullins has issued an upbeat bulletin on Faugheen and is hopeful the horse can return to action in time to defend his BHP Irish Champion Hurdl(...)

Ruby Walsh steers Faugheen to victory in The Herald Champion Novice Hurdle at the 2014 Punchestown Festival. Photograph: Inpho

Faugheen is on track to try and secure a “perfect 10” by maintaining his unbeaten racecourse record at Punchestown in over two weeks’ time.It is less (...)

Ruby Walsh on Hurricane Fly comes home to win ahead of Tony McCoy on Jezki in the Ryanair Hurdle at the Leopardstown Christmas Festival. Photograph: Inpho

Tony McCoy aims to be a Leopardstown spoilsport with Jezki this Sunday by upsetting Hurricane Fly’s attempt on a perfect 10 and history at the Dublin(...)

Ruby Walsh on Hurricane Fly comes home to win ahead of Tony McCoy on Jezki in the Ryanair Hurdle at Leopardstown. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Willie Mullins is still on a high after Hurricane Fly’s latest brilliant triumph at Leopardstown.The hurdler made it 21 Grade One wins and also made i(...)

Ruby Walsh, left, onboard Hurricane Fly clears the last hurdle ahead of Tony McCoy onboard Jezki. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

If sentiment could have thawed the frost then Hurricane Fly’s epic Ryanair Hurdle defeat of Jezki would have seen Leopardstown swamped. But it is the (...)

Robbie Colgan wins on board Mala Beach in the John Mulhern Galmoy Hurdle . Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Gordon Elliott’s ever-increasing impact at racing’s top table means Mala Beach could emerge an entirely appropriate winner of Ireland’s final Grade O(...)

Hurricane Fly, with Ruby Walsh aboard, wins the Morgiana Hurdle ahead of Jezki at Punchestown Racecourse in November. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

Time may wait for no one but waiting for Hurricane Fly to get beaten around Leopardstown has been a futile exercise for a long time and the legendary (...)