Andy Slattery

6 results

Jessica Harrington could become the first woman to train an Irish Derby winner with Golden Maze in Saturday’s race at the Curragh. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

The 2020 Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby is different enough to almost demand a singular outcome on Saturday evening at the Curragh. Staged behind closed(...)

Down Royal Racecourse. Photograph: Inpho

A no-deal Brexit on October 31st could have an immediate impact on Down Royal with officials there currently waiting to react to whatever the politica(...)

Donnacha O’Brien on board Innisfree comes home to win the Beresford Stakes at the Curragh Autumn Festival in Co Kildare on Sunday.  Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Donnacha O’Brien became the 10th jockey to win Sunday’s Beresford Stakes at the Curragh for his father Aidan when scoring on Innisfree. It was a nint(...)

Ruby Walsh on board Clondaw Warrior celebrates victory in the Guinness Galway Handicap Hurdle at Ballybrit. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

There were narratives aplenty going into the Guinness Galway Hurdle but it was Ruby Walsh who produced a sublime punchline with the champion jockey fi(...)

Creggs Pipes ridden by Declan McDonogh wins the Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap during day two of the Galway Festival at Ballybrit. Photograph: PA Wire.

It’s an old racing adage that improving fillies need to be followed closely and Andy Slattery hopes to follow his star Creggs Pipes towards the highes(...)

Minding ridden by Ryan Moore wins the Sea The Stars Pretty Polly Stakes  at the Curragh. Photograph:   PA Wire

Another brilliant performance from Minding lit up an Aidan O’Brien Group-race four-timer at the Curragh on Sunday as she easily justified long odds-on(...)