Latest Racing News
Tue, 03 Dec 13 20:31
Rocky Creek, who finished a gallant second to Triolo D'Alene in the Hennessy Gold Cup last Saturday, looks set to swerve the Welsh National in favour of the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown on December 28.
Tue, 03 Dec 13 20:26
IT IS a race that leading owner Susannah Ricci has made a tidy habit of winning and if trainer Willie Mullins has his way, those famous pink colours could be heading for Grade 1 glory once more in the Racing Post Novice Chase at Leopardstown on December
Tue, 03 Dec 13 12:22
WITH blue number cloths running from one to 30, Willie Mullins stands in the middle of a circle of horses housing Ireland's greatest collection of Christmas lights: Hurricane Fly, Sir Des Champs, Champagne Fever, Annie Power, Arvika Ligeonniere et a
Tue, 19 Nov 13 17:36
Thu, 14 Nov 13 14:26
LEOPARDSTOWN has signed a lucrative deal with Ryanair that will increase the value of the Istabraq Festival Hurdle and inject renewed vigour into the final day of the course’s Christmas fixture on December 29.
Mon, 11 Nov 13 09:21
Sun, 10 Nov 13 19:50
PADDY POWER GOLD CUP favourite Dynaste will be among the five-day entries for the Cheltenham Open meeting feature, trainer David Pipe revealed on Sunday - although he stopped short of saying the market leader was an intended runner.
Sun, 10 Nov 13 14:59
Tue, 05 Nov 13 19:56
FLEMENSTAR is 8-11 favourite with the new sponsors to achieve back-to-back wins in the Boylespsorts.com Fortria Chase at Navan on Sunday when the eight year old will be having his first run of the season and making his first appearance since joining trai
Mon, 04 Nov 13 09:15
Mon, 04 Nov 13 08:58
JOHNNY Murtagh was in Breeders Cup mode after signing off on what has been a magnificent campaign for the jockey turned trainer by landing the Movember Handicap, the final race of the Irish season, on 14-1 shot Sir Ector.
Mon, 04 Nov 13 08:10
HENRY DE BROMHEAD has admitted defeat in his three-mile experiment with Sizing Europe, but the Ryanair Chase and not the Queen Mother Champion Chase, is likely to be his target at the Cheltenham Festival next March.
Sun, 03 Nov 13 14:20
Sat, 02 Nov 13 22:26
Brian Ellison, who landed the Irish Cesarewitch with Montefeltro last month, is on the trail of another big Irish handicap with Saptapadi and Totalize representing him in the final race of the turf season - the Movember Handicap - at Leopardstown on Sund
Sat, 02 Nov 13 22:23
Sat, 02 Nov 13 14:36
Fri, 01 Nov 13 16:41
Fri, 01 Nov 13 14:35
Fri, 25 Oct 13 17:44
SHINING EMERALD could have lined up in today's Racing Post Trophy, but connections have opted for what they believe to be a lesser challenge at Leopardstown to save his best for next year's Classic campaign.
Wed, 23 Oct 13 08:30
ROCK ON RUBY'S season is on hold while connections consider whether the 2012 Champion Hurdle winner should undergo another procedure to help his breathing following his comprehensive defeat by The New One at Kempton on Sunday.