Patrick Mullins on Min (left) and Bryan Cooper on Tornado Flyer land over the last before Min went onto complete a hat-trick of wins in the the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Min recorded his third successive victory in the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown as he led home a Willie Mullins one-two-three in the Grade (...)

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The Contract Bridge Association of Ireland (CBAI) has released the names of its leading players based on its ranking system. Twenty-six players, from(...)

The Tattersalls Irish 1,000 GuineasSeamus Heffernan onboard Peaceful comes home to win the Tattersalls Irish 1,000 Guineas at the Curragh. Photograph: PA Wire

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board has dismissed suggestions the ground for Saturday’s Tattersalls Irish 1, 000 Guineas meeting at the Curragh was(...)

A little piece of racing history takes place at Naas on Saturday when Ireland hosts a first fixture with non-standard race times. Non-standard times (...)

Punchestown Racecourse, Co Kildare: Gusting winds of up to 90kph are forecast for the area for much of the time the Monday card is scheduled to run. The first race is due off at 12.45pm. Photograph: Inpho

Punchestown officials have conceded the outlook for racing going ahead there on Monday doesn’t look good. A 7.45am inspection is planned at the Co Kil(...)

The final two races at Naas on Sunday had to be abandoned for safety reasons due to a slippery surface on the bend into the straight. A number of hor(...)

The Contract Bridge Association of Ireland’s intermediate and novice congress will be held in Donegal from February 16th to 18th.

The opening rounds of the women’s trials to select Ireland’s team for the European championships in Belgium in June were played in Templeogue at the w(...)

On the Central Bank’s  agenda this year is a review of the sale of structured investment products, such as capital guaranteed and tracker bonds, to retail consumers. (Photograph: Matt Kavanagh/The Irish Times)

The Central Bank may limit certain types of commission earned on the sale of financial products such as life assurance and mortgages later this year,(...)