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Ruby Walsh hopes to return to the saddle in France next weekend. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Ruby Walsh is hoping to be given the green light to return to the saddle for next weekend’s top-class meeting at Auteuil. The leading rider has been (...)

David Mullins on Bellshill (left) clears the last ahead of Patrick Mullins on Djakadam in last Wednesday’s Punchestown Gold Cup. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Willie Mullins sends two horses with excellent chances to Ballinrobe on Tuesday although the champion jumps trainer’s next major targets are likely to(...)

Robbie Power riding Supasundae clear the last to win in the Betdaq  Champion Hurdle at Punchestown  on Friday, after Samcro’s dramatic fall. Photograph: Alan Crowhurst/Getty Images

A Punchestown festival already full of drama took another twist on Friday when the pioneering amateur jockey Katie Walsh retired from the saddle on th(...)

Al Boum Photo, ridden by  Paul Townend (right), collides with Finian’s Oscar, ridden by  Robbie Power,  during day one of the Punchestown Festival in Co  Kildare. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Paul Townend was hit with a 21-day ban for dangerous riding after one of the most bizarre incidents seen in years on an Irish racecourse during day on(...)

Ruby Walsh after his fall at last month’s Cheltenham festival. Photograph: Inpho

Ruby Walsh has failed in his bid to be fit for the Punchestown Festival next week. The jockey’s hopes of making the big five-day meeting, which begin(...)

Katie Walsh celebrates with Relegate after winning at this year’s Cheltenham Festival. Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

Katie Walsh will have more pressing concerns than the weight of expectation on her shoulders at 5.15pm on Saturday. In particular, the 30 daunting fe(...)

Richard Johnson and Native River win the Cheltenham Gold Cup ahead of Nico de Boinville and Might Bite. Photograph: James crombie/Inpho

 The Aintree Grand National is racing’s best recruiting agent for the next generation. It’s how I got hooked to racing as a kid. Tales of Red Rum(...)

Friday nights haven’t been the same without Graham, but thankfully he’s back for a new series of chat.

The Late Late Show Friday, RTÉ One, 9.35pm Irish horse racing’s first family are among those joining Tubridy this week. Ruby Walsh will discuss his (...)

Al Boum Photo and David Mullins lead Shattered Love and Jack Kennedy at Fairyhouse. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Willie Mullins secured an Easter Sunday Grade One double at Fairyhouse with Al Boum Photo in particular providing a perfect pre-Irish Grand National o(...)

Footpad won’t run at the Fairyhouse Easter Festival for Willie Mullins. Photo: Getty Images

Easter Sunday’s Ryanair Gold Cup remains a rare Grade One blank on Willie Mullins’s glittering CV and although Footpad will miss it the champion train(...)

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