Trainer Peter Casey with his wife Junie pictured at Punchestown in 2012. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

Jockey Andrew Lynch has paid tribute to trainer Peter Casey following his death at the age of 82. The Dubliner, who trained in Stamullen in Meath, sh(...)

Friends James Smith, Greg Kelly, Owen Coyle, Andrew Smitchell, James Kelly, Issac Coyle and Eamon Laverty, all from Stewartstown, Co Tyrone, at the Leopardstown Christmas festival. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Romance briefly but gloriously won out on day two of the Christmas festival at Leopardstown when the old hero Flemenstar managed to turn back the clo(...)

Antrim’s Kevin McGourty is tackled by Conor Gillespie of London during the league clash in Toome. Photograph: Inpho.

Antrim 1-12 London 1-8 Antrim remain in the promotion hunt after this win over London at Toome. The ball was in the Antrim net after only 45 s(...)

London captain Lorcan Mulvey: “People think we’re a flash in the pan. That’s just what people think. So it’s up to us to change that.” Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

CONNACHT CHAMPIONSHIP QUARTER-FINAL London v Galway Ruislip, Sunday, 3.30 Life went on for the London footballers when the summer ended. They went b(...)

Flemenstar and Andrew Lynch come home to win the Fortria Steeplechase at Navan in November. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Flemenstar will not run again this season because of a tendon injury but connections expect him to return to action next term.The brilliant chaser, wh(...)

Flemenstar will miss tomorrow’s big race at Punchestown

Flemenstar has been ruled out of Sunday’s John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown.The Tony Martin-trained eight-year-old won the Grade One event las(...)

Fortria Steeplechase winner Flemenstar, ridden Andrew Lynch, comes home to take the honours at Navan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

He sported a new noseband and his reception in the winner’s enclosure was more polite than raucous, but it was very much business as usual for Flemens(...)

The parade ring at Kempton before the Weatherbys Bank Novices’ Hurdle yesterday.

Flemenstar is set to have his first start for new trainer Tony Martin in Sunday’s Boylesports Fortria Chase at Navan where he will defend the Grade Tw(...)

Jim McGuinness will be delighted to get  Karl Lacey back for his Donegal side. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Monaghan go into tomorrow’s Ulster final not having been overly impressive against Antrim and Cavan to date. They play to a system that’s not unlike D(...)