Johnny Roe

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Tony Keady: pivotal figure on the great Galway team of the 1980s. Photograph: Inpho

Deeds of the past can provide inspiration to those of the present, as Galway hurling captain David Burke so poignantly acknowledged in his acceptance (...)

Former champion jockey Johnny Roe with Johnny Murtagh in 2016. He retired from riding in 1980, and trained in Macau before becoming a successful bloodstock agent. Photograph: INPHO/James Crombie

The death has taken place of the former nine-time Irish champion flat jockey Johnny Roe. He passed away on Sunday aged 79. During an illustrious care(...)