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Aubrey McMahon onboard Uradel comes home to win the Connacht Hotel (Q.R.) Handicap at Ballybrit on Monday. Paul Townend will be up in Saturday’s feature. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Willie Mullins has dominated this week’s Galway festival so it’s only apt he once again looks the most important figure in terms of Saturday’s feature(...)

Rachael Blackmore was the first woman ever to win the conditional jockey’s title and she will be bidding for success in Ireland’s most lucrative hurdle race at Ballybrit. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Rachael Blackmore will hope to break more new ground on board David’s Charm in Thursday’s Guinness Galway Hurdle. A woman has never ridden a winner (...)

Jockey Mark Enright celebrates  Clarcam’s  victory in theTote.com Galway Plate at Galway. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

It’s not long since jockey Mark Enright worried his riding career was “on its last legs” but on Wednesday he enjoyed his greatest success when guiding(...)

Danny Mullins on Riven Light wins the the Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap on day two of the Galway Racing Festival at Ballybrit. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Riven Light sealed a Lazarus-like return to glory by putting up one of the great weight-carrying performances to win Tuesday evening’s Galway feature (...)

Uradel ridden by Aubrey McMahon wins The Connacht Hotel (Q.R.) Handicap during day one of the Galway Summer Festival at Galway Racecourse. Photo: Niall Carson/PA Wire

Patrick Mullins is the most successful ever amateur jockey but confesses he’s going to have to take Aubrey McMahon aside and find out how to win Irish(...)

Willie Mullins with son, Patrick. The  28-year-old rider is again bidding to win Galway’s traditional amateur highlight, this time on Limini. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Willie Mullins is odds-on favourite to be Leading Trainer at this week’s Galway festival and looks set to assume the unofficial ‘King of Ballybrit’ cr(...)

AP McCoy with his wife, Chanelle. Horses were like people – some will cope with the heat better than others, he says. Photograph:  Carrie Davenport/Getty Images

Minister for Agriculture Michael Creed has said horse-racing authorities are ‘on alert’ over high temperatures amid calls for meetings to be postponed(...)

Ruby Walsh hopes to return to racing for the Galway Festival. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

Ruby Walsh is targeting the Galway Festival as he continues to recover from the broken leg he sustained at Cheltenham in March. Walsh was injured whe(...)

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(...)

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