Kevin O Ryan

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Ruby Walsh will work for Racing UK as they relaunch as Racing TV on January 1st. Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Racing UK’s new-year rebrand as Racing TV is to feature an ‘Extra’ stream to ensure full coverage of all its 61 racecourses following the acquisition (...)

Pat Smullen, seen here winning the Irish Derby  on Harzand last year, will ride Cracksman at the Curragh this weekend. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Pat Smullen has been booked to ride Cracksman in Saturday’s Dubai Duty Free Irish Derby at the Curragh. With regular pilot Frankie Dettori currently s(...)

Joseph O’Brien at work in the Carriganog Stables,  Co Kilkenny.  Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan

Having been handed perhaps the shiniest silver spoon in racing, no one can deny Joseph O’Brien’s capacity to cause a stir. At 23, and already finishe(...)

St Nicholas Abbey in a driving finish, ridden by Joseph O’Brien, surges to the finish line to win the Breeders’ Cup Turf during the 2011 Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Churchill Downs, Kentucky, in 2011. Photograph: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images

It is less than three years since Joseph O’Brien burst on to racing’s international stage with St Nicholas Abbey’s Breeders’ Cup success, the sound(...)