Clare Rooney

5 results

Willoughby Court (R) en route to victory in the 2017 Neptune. Photograph: Dan Sheridan/Inpho

Ben Pauling has admitted defeat in his attempt to get Willoughby Court to the Cheltenham Festival. The seven-year-old was ante-post favourite for the(...)

Guitar Pete ridden by Ryan Day jumps the last to win the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup Handicap Steeple Chase during day two of The International meeting at Cheltenham Racecourse. Photograph: PA

Guitar Pete claimed something of a hollow victory following the death of Starchitect in the Caspian Caviar Gold Cup at Cheltenham. Foxtail Hill took (...)

My Dream Boat (R) pips Aidan O’Brien’s Found on the line to take the Prince of Wales’s stakes. Photograph: Reuters

My Dream Boat was a surprising winner to give Clive Cox and Adam Kirby a second Group One success of the week in the Prince of Wales’s Stakes at Royal(...)

Jason Maguire, who won the 2011 Grand National on Ballabriggs, has retired. Photograph: Getty

Grand National-winning jockey Jason Maguire has announced his retirement from the saddle. The news does not come as a surprise as he has not ridden c(...)

Jack Kennedy, seen winning the Paddy Power Handicap Hurdle on Copy That, improves the chances of Desoto County on Sunday with his 5lb claim. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/INPHO

Jack Kennedy’s rapid rise through the jockey ranks can get another high-profile boost at Leopardstown tomorrow if the teenager partners Desoto County(...)