Charles Byrnes

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Latest Exhibition (left) is the favourite and top weight for the Irish Grand National. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

An Easter Monday like no other does at least contain its traditional sporting centrepiece at Fairyhouse. A year after Irish jump racing’s most valuab(...)

Latest Exhibition ridden by Bryan Cooper (left) is challenged by Longhouse Poet ridden by JJ Codd during the Dublin Racing Festival at Leopardstown. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

A call on whether Latest Exhibition tackles Easter Monday’s Boylesports Irish Grand National or opts for a Grade One alternative the day before instea(...)

Nathan Crosse on All Class wins The Navan Members’ Handicap (Div 1) at Navan on Saturday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Racing’s regulator has defended the length of time being taken in a number of high-profile investigations it is carrying out. It is over a year since(...)

Charles and Cathal Byrnes pictured with Light Brigade at Naas last weekend. Photograph: Caroline Norris/Inpho

On Thursday, Charles Byrnes began a six-month suspension and on Sunday one of the horses previously under his care lines up for a different trainer at(...)

Patrick Mullins onboard Sharjah after winning the Matheson Hurdle at Leopardstown Racecourse. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Racing’s most successful ever amateur jockey Patrick Mullins will leave any decision on whether or not to turn professional until as late as possible(...)

Rachael Blackmore: has been the busiest jump jockey in the country this campaign with over 450 rides already.  She has   four more rides scheduled at Fairyhouse on Saturday.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Rachael Blackmore could emerge from Saturday’s Fairyhouse action on top of the jockeys’ championship once again. The title lead has swapped between (...)

 Horse Racing Ireland chief executive Brian Kavanagh. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Horse Racing Ireland (HRI) has said it is examining insurance cover options on the movement of cash from racecourses after suffering a €389,000 loss t(...)

Trainer Charles Byrnes has been unsuccessful in his appeal against the decision of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board’s referrals committee to suspend his licence for six months and fine him. File photograph: PA

Irish racing’s regulator has insisted the sport in Ireland is clean. On Thursday trainer Charles Byrnes had his appeal against a six month ban turned(...)

Charles Byrnes was unsuccessful in his appeal against a six-month ban. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Charles Byrnes has lost his appeal against a six month ban for being seriously negligent when his runner Viking Hoard was ‘nobbled’ with a sedative at(...)

Packed grandstands at the Galway  Racing Festival in  Ballybrit. Similar scenes are very unlikely  this year. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Any return of substantial crowds to racecourses this year appears unlikely according to Horse Racing Ireland. The chief executive of racing’s ruling(...)

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