Luke Dempsey

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Trainer Gordon Elliott and jockey Luke Dempsey celebrate winning the Galway Plate with Borice. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Those keeping faith with the long-time ante-post favourite Borice got rewarded with a thrilling Tote Galway Plate success at Ballybrit on Wednesday ev(...)

 Carlow’s Richard Coady and Diarmuid Byrne lift the trophy after winning the Division 2A hurling league final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Considering the amount of flux at administrative level with a new presidency just under way and more unusually, a new director general about to take o(...)

Éanna O’Connor: posed constant problems for Rathnew while his  marksmanship from placed balls was impeccable. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

AIB CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS Leinster SFC final Moorefield (Kildare) v St Loman’s (Westmeath), O’Moore Park, 2.0 [Live TG4] For the first time in eight y(...)

Moorefield’s Éanna O’Connor, son of former Kerry manager Jack, scores a point against Rathnew. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Moorefield 2-13 Rathnew 2-6  Kildare champions Moorefield performed the definitive Leinster club ritual. They came to Aughrim, took on the local(...)

St Lomans’ Neil O’Toole, Billy O’Loughlin and David Whelan celebrate their Leinster semi-final win. Photograph: Tommy Grealy/Inpho

St Loman’s, Mullingar 0-13 Simonstown Gaels 1-8 St Loman’s recovered from a disastrous opening quarter to edge out Colm O’Rourke’s Simonstown Gaels i(...)

Carlow celebrate after the beating Wexford in the Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship first round at Cullen Park. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Carlow’s unexpected victory over Wexford on Sunday was the county’s first in the championship in six years. Back in 2011 they reached the Leinster sem(...)

John Heslin’s St Loman’s are Westmeath senior football champions once more. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

St Loman’s, Mullingar 1-13 Tyrrellspass 0-10 An opportunist goal in the 60th minute from substitute Ciaran Kilmurray ensured that St Loman’s, Mulling(...)

Arctic Fire is one of a number of big names set to miss the Cheltenham Festival. Photograph: Inpho

With the news last year’s Champion Hurdle runner-up Arctic Fire has suffered an injury and will not be at Cheltenham, we look at six other big names w(...)

Douvan (left) and Vautour in Willie Mullins’s yard in Closesutton, Bagenalstown, Co Carlow. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

There’s an irony in Ireland’s joint-Horses of the Year for 2015, Don Cossack and Faugheen, being on Christmas duty at Kempton which will probably was(...)

Baraweez ridden by Donnacha O’Brien (orange silks) beats Pintura (left) to win the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Ahonoora Handicap during the final day of the  Galway Festival at  Ballybrit. Photograph:  PA

Baraweez landed the Irish Stallion Farms EBF “Ahonoora” Handicap for the second successive year as British raiders dominated the feature event on the (...)

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