Hunters Call  has been entered in the Galway Hurdle. Photograph: Getty Images

The Guinness Galway Hurdle has proved an attractive target for British raiders over the years and the coronavirus pandemic may not prevent another cro(...)

 Robbie Power on Tudor City in action during the the Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap. Photograph: James Crombie

Tudor City secured a thrilling Guinness Galway Hurdle success on Thursday to give his trainer Tony Martin a timely big race boost. Martin’s fortunes(...)

Rachael Blackmore was the first woman ever to win the conditional jockey’s title and she will be bidding for success in Ireland’s most lucrative hurdle race at Ballybrit. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Rachael Blackmore will hope to break more new ground on board David’s Charm in Thursday’s Guinness Galway Hurdle. A woman has never ridden a winner (...)

Aoife McCana, left,  winner of the Best Dressed Lady at the Galway Races and Oniesa Owens,  Cavan, who won for Best Hat. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

“By the time you get to wear the outfit, you’re sick of it,” said the winner of the best dressed competition for Ladies’ Day at the Galway Races . A(...)

Barry Geraghty on Tigris River (right) wins The Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap ahead of Barry Browne on Swamp Fox (left). Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Jockey Barry Geraghty won his first Guinness Galway Hurdle when powering Tigris River to a narrow victory in Thursday’s €300,000 festival centrepiece.(...)

 Dermot Weld: has conceded his recent poor stable form rules out any return to his former Galway dominance. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

Willie Mullins dethroned Dermot Weld as the Galway festival’s top trainer a year ago and the jumps supremo expects to mount a similarly powerful chal(...)

Ruby Walsh celebrates Clondaw Warrior’s victory in the Galway Hurdle last year at Ballybrit. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Clondaw Warrior will have to overcome both history and topweight if he’s to land back-to-back victories in next week’s €300,000 Guinness Galway Hurdle(...)