Barry Geraghty

180 results

Barry Geraghty. Photograph: Ruth Medjber

The recently retired jockey, second only to Ruby Walsh as the most successful in Cheltenham history, looks back on a fabulous career and the wise w(...)

Davy Russell on Samcro (left) comes home to win the  Marsh Novices’ Chase by a nose  ahead of Patrick Mullins onboard Melon at Cheltenham. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Gordon Elliott could be in line for a record Cheltenham festival tally after bringing his haul for the week to six with a Day Three hat-trick. The 54(...)

 Barry Geraghty: “I’d love to win it again. Even as a kid watching it was always a race that excited me.”  Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Barry Geraghty remembers when he reckoned Defi Du Seuil had the potential to be the real two-mile deal. Defi Du Seuil beat a Gold Cup contender, Lost(...)

Champ, ridden by Barry Geraghty, takes a tumble with the winning line in sight. Photograph: PA

The new year opened with another drama-packed card at the home of jump racing, featuring a three-way photograph, two stewards’ inquiries and a controv(...)

Champ ridden by jockey Barry Geraghty on his way to winning the Doom Bar Sefton Novices’ Hurdle on Friday at Aintree. Photograph: PA

Barry Geraghty is expected to miss the ride on leading fancy Anibale Fly in Saturday’s Grand National after suffering a suspected broken leg in a cras(...)

The statue of Arkle overlooks the parade ring ahead of the 2019 Cheltenham Festival: “The potential [Brexit] delays at ports and all the paperwork are  going to have a massive knock-on effect.”  Photograph:  Simon Cooper/PA

Even the Aer Lingus staff bringing punters to the Cheltenham Festival, the most anticipated jump racing festival of the year, were thinking only one t(...)

Jack Kennedy celebrates Samcro’s win in the  Ballymore Novices Hurdle at Prestbury Park in Cheltenham last year. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It is less than four years since Jack Kennedy rode his first winner. Since then there have been almost 250 more. They include 16 Grade Ones. He had f(...)

The Irish Jockeys Association expressed major disappointment both with the move to impose a figure on whip use and how it was done. Photograph:  Vince Caligiuri/Getty Images

The body representing Ireland’s jockeys has said the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board will “rue the day” it announced plans to restrict riders to a (...)

Barry Geraghty on Birchdale (right) clear the last to win The Ballymore Novices’ Hurdle as Richard Johnson on Brewin’upastorm fall at Cheltenham on Saturday. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

There isn’t much Barry Geraghty hasn’t achieved during his remarkable career although a first winner at the Dublin Racing Festival will be in his sigh(...)

Rachael Blackmore: “I’m absolutely delighted with the way it’s gone. I never thought I’d get to 50 winners in a season.” Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Jockey Rachael Blackmore has reached another landmark by riding 50 winners during the current jumps campaign although she is playing down her chances (...)

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • Next
  • Last »