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Ruby Walsh aboard Kemboy on their way to winning the Coral Punchestown Gold Cup. File photograph: Getty

As fanciful as following in the footsteps of JP McManus, John Magnier or Michael O’Leary may seem, racehorse ownership has managed to remain accessibl(...)

Willie Mullins at his yard at Closutton, Co Carlow in advance of the Irish jumps season. “We have got enough rain to work them and I was very happy last week with how fit they looked and what the guys riding them.”  Photograph: Oisin Keniry/Inpho

Willie Mullins has said his training fees for the controversial Supreme Horse Racing Club are paid up to date and he hopes the deadlock between the ow(...)

Kemboy with Ruby Walsh on board wins the  Coral Punchestown Gold Cup last May at Punchestown. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Horse Racing Ireland’s move to ban the entry or declaration of horses owned by the Supreme Racing Club has been criticised by some ordinary syndicate (...)

Davy  Russell:  “All is good and it looks like, without being certain, I’m aiming to be back on Saturday at Navan.”  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Triple-champion jockey Davy Russell could return to action at Navan this Saturday. One of the country’s most renowned riders hasn’t race ridden in th(...)

Joseph O’Brien: “I’ve no doubt it’s going to be a huge success. This year has seen great progress. It’ll be among the best facilities in the world if it’s not already.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Joseph O’Brien has given the under-fire Curragh a vote of confidence ahead of the upcoming ‘Irish Champions Weekend’. It will be the first Champions (...)

The Pat Smullen Champions Race For Cancer Trials Ireland is at the Curragh on September 15th. Photograph: Inpho

Pat Smullen has ruled out riding in his charity race at next month’s Longines Irish Champions Weekend after a setback in his health. The multiple Gro(...)

Aintree Grand National winner Tiger Roll at the homecoming in Summerhill,  Co Meath. Pictured are trainer Gordon Elliott, Michael O’Leary and his wife Anita with their children Zac and Tiana holding the Cup. Photograph: Óisín Keniry

There was consternation in Irish racing circles last week when Ryanair chief executive Michael O’Leary announced he will be phasing out his Gigginstow(...)

Making Miracles and Franny Norton take the Chester Cup. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty

Making Miracles ran the opposition into the ground as he gave course specialist Franny Norton victory in a mud-splattered renewal of the Sportpesa Che(...)

Trainer Willie Mullins during day five of the Punchestown Festival. Photograph: PA

Willie Mullins was officially crowned Irish champion jumps trainer for the 13th time on the final day of the Punchestown Festival. In each of the pr(...)

Champion jockey Ruby Walsh, who announced his retirement during this week’s Punchestown Festival. Photograph:  Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

The boom was back at Punchestown this week as vendors at the finale of the Irish jump-racing season reported good times and buoyant sales again. Atte(...)

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