Iain Jardine

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Samcro is confirmed for Saturday’s Fighting Fifth hurdle at Newcastle. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Buveur D’Air, Samcro and Summerville Boy are set to clash in a stellar renewal of the BetVictor Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle on Saturday. Gordo(...)

Jack Kennedy and Samcro en route to victory in the  Ballymore Novices Hurdle at Cheltenham last March. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Rain arrived in the north-east of England on Tuesday afternoon and the timing could not have been better, as Newcastle remains on course to stage one(...)

Sharjah ridden by Patrick Mullins following their victory in the Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap (Grade A) during day four of the Galway Summer Festival at Galway Racecourse. Photo: Brian Lawless/PA Wire

Patrick Mullins was frustrated at missing out on Monday’s big amateur prize but, as consolation goes, winning the Guinness Galway Hurdle on Sharjah to(...)

Corey Brown jockey on Rekindling (22) kisses the cup as trainer Joseph OBrien looks on after they won the 157th Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Getty

Irish trainers came in one, two, three, in this year’s Emirates Melbourne Cup in Flemington on Tuesday. Rekindling, a promising three year-old stayer(...)

Order Of St George has been handed top weight for the Melbourne Cup. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Iain Jardine has given Ebor winner Nakeeta the go-ahead to contest the Emirates Melbourne Cup. The in-form handler had been non-committal about sendi(...)