Ryan Gavin

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 Chris Hayes on Tarnawa at the Curragh Racecourse, Kildare, last year. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

A unique Irish flat season dominated by coronavirus winds up on Saturday with almost everyone’s attention elsewhere on the Breeders Cup. US racing’s(...)

The remains of poet Derek Mahon are brought into The Island Crematorium in Ringaskiddy, Cork on Wednesday. Photograph: Michael Mac Sweeney/Provision

Poet Derek Mahon was a major intellect who addressed the great existential questions of his time, mourners at his funeral in Co Cork heard on Tuesday.(...)

Gavin Ryan on Saltonstall (right) inches out Tom Madden on Njord to win the Colm Quinn BMW Mile for the second year running at Galway on Tuesday. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Saltonstall joined an exclusive Galway club when pulling off back-to back victories in Tuesday’s festival feature. It was only by a nose in a heart-s(...)

Trainer Ado McGuinness watches the second race from an empty grandstand on the opening day of the Galway Racinf Festival. Photograph: James Combie/Inpho

Galway racecourse faces a “seven-figure” loss on the back of this week’s festival taking place behind closed doors. As Irish racing’s most famous me(...)

Donnacha O’Brien enjoyed his first success as a trainer at Dundalk with Flower Garland. Photograph: Peter Mooney/Inpho

Donnacha O’Brien got off the mark as a trainer on Friday evening as Flower Garland got her head in front at Dundalk. Sent off the 4-7 favourite in th(...)

Gardaí searched Gavin Ryan’s house in Kanturk, Co Cork and found a tent in an upstairs room containing five cannabis plants including three mature specimens. File phorograph: Reuters.

A part-time music teacher who said he grew cannabis to be used to treat a medical condition, has been jailed for a year after a judge noted that he ha(...)

The growing spate of whip rule breaches has prompted a stark warning from the Irish Jockeys Association (IJA) about a potential shortage of riders ava(...)

The band is named after Dúlamán which is the Irish for channelled wrack, a strain of yellow seaweed found on the Irish coast.

Members of an Irish music and dance act that only formed last year are counting down the hours until Saturday night when they will perform a song as G(...)