Person: Denis O’Regan
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Willie Mullins made it a fourth feature race success in five days at the 2018 Galway Festival and the theme of it not being the leading market fancy from the yard continued as Nessun Dorma caused an upset in the Guinness Handicap in the hands of Billy Lee.
Sat, 04 Aug, 2018
Limerick, deputising for the currently un-raceable Kilbeggan, hosted a seven-race programme last evening and the feature, as such, the www.limerickraces.ie Handicap Chase, was won in good style by the Robert Tyner-trained and JP McManus-owned Concordin.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
West Cork was one of the first areas to bear the brunt of Ophelia and a huge clean-up operation will continue today for the biggest storm in living memory.
Tue, 17 Oct, 2017
Ireland send an 11-strong team to the European U23 Rowing Championships in Kruszwicka, Poland, this weekend.
Thu, 31 Aug, 2017
Cork City Council has insisted correct techniques were used to remove an invasive weed species from a public park, amid fears the methods used would exacerbate the spread.
Sat, 08 Jul, 2017
Wed, 01 Feb, 2017
Camelia De Cotte emerged as the shortest-priced runner at a well-attended meeting at Tramore, winning the opening tramoreracecourse.com Mares’ Maiden Hurdle in the manner expected of a 1-5 chance.
Fri, 16 Dec, 2016
Sat, 19 Nov, 2016
Sun, 17 Jul, 2016
The Lord Mayor of Cork has pleaded with GAA fans to respect residents and to park responsibly around the city’s Páirc Uí Rinn stadium, which is hosting a major championship game tonight.
Sat, 02 Jul, 2016
Wed, 04 May, 2016
Denis O’Regan rode his first winner since becoming retained rider to owner Barry Connell when Hurricane Darwin landed the Monty’s Pass beginners Chase in Down Royal yesterday.
Tue, 03 May, 2016
Brian Wilmot bowled impressively to win the Denis ‘Sonny’ O’Donovan Cup final with almost a bowl to spare on Edmond Sexton at Ardcahan.
Wed, 27 Apr, 2016
A dash from the school yard to the stable yard proved a profitable one for jockey Evan Dwan, as the 19-year-old Leaving Certificate student secured his maiden victory inside the rails by taking the closing race at Limerick aboard the Pat Doyle-trained Mossback.
Fri, 15 Apr, 2016
Fri, 01 Apr, 2016
Cork City Council has been accused of giving the GAA “the freedom to do what they choose” after the developers of the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh demolished existing stands that were to be retained, according to the planning permission conditions granted to the project.
Tue, 05 Jan, 2016
Tony Martin’s ability to effectively target a feature handicap scaled new heights yesterday afternoon as the Meath trainer again landed Ireland’s richest National Hunt race, the Guinness Galway Hurdle, with Quick Jack, and would almost certainly have had three of the first four home had last year’s winner, Thomas Edison, not taken a tumble at the final flight.
Fri, 31 Jul, 2015
The Guinness Galway Hurdle is the feature on day four of the Galway Festival and favourite Quick Jack should take a world of beating.
Thu, 30 Jul, 2015
Cork City Council has confirmed it has received a complaint after the northern stand of Páirc Uí Chaoimh was flattened as part of the stadium’s redevelopment. The demolition had not been listed under the project’s planning permission.
Wed, 22 Jul, 2015
Mouse Morris is increasingly confident First Lieutenant will give Nina Carberry a “great ride” in the Crabbie’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday.
Wed, 08 Apr, 2015
Rich Ricci is slightly favouring the chances of Pylonthepressure as he prepares to unleash a powerful team of four runners in the Weatherbys Champion Bumper at the Cheltenham Festival today.
Wed, 11 Mar, 2015
Jonjo O’Neill was delighted to see Holywell get his career back on track and earn himself a shot at the Cheltenham Gold Cup with a bloodless success under Tony McCoy at Kelso.
Fri, 13 Feb, 2015
Cheltenham Gold Cup hero Lord Windermere and last year’s Aintree winner Pineau De Re star among 98 entries for the Crabbie’s Grand National on April 11.
Thu, 05 Feb, 2015
Annie Power tops a list of 48 entries for the OLBG Mares’ Hurdle which will be run as a Grade One contest for the first time at this year’s Cheltenham Festival.
Fri, 16 Jan, 2015
Willie Mullins' inconsistent Twinlight proved that when things fall in his favour he is a very good horse as he won the Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet Chase at Leopardstown today.
Sat, 27 Dec, 2014
Mr Mole put his best foot forward to win successive races with an all-the-way triumph in the Kingsteignton Motors Graduation Chase at Exeter.
Fri, 19 Dec, 2014
Noel Meade is set to make plans for the Kerry National nearer to the big Listowel event.
Mon, 08 Sep, 2014
Desertmore Stream survived a blunder at the second last flight to land the Kilbeggan Patrons Club Hurdle at Kilbeggan’s final meeting of 2014 last night, providing trainer Philip Fenton with a timely boost and giving jockey Brian O’Connell the second leg of a near 40/1 double.
Sat, 06 Sep, 2014
Johnny Murtagh trained his first winner at the Galway Festival when Dalkova turned over hot pot, Dermot Weld’s Trusted, in the Listed Arthur Guinness EBF Corrib Fillies Stakes yesterday.
Fri, 01 Aug, 2014
JP McManus claimed another significant landmark in an esteemed racing career when Thomas Edison gave the powerful owner a first victory in the Guinness Galway Hurdle.
Thu, 31 Jul, 2014
Thirty-nine jockeys were found in breach of a rule relating to the controversial start of this year’s Crabbie’s Grand National – but were given no more than a caution at a British Horseracing Authority disciplinary panel hearing yesterday.
Thu, 12 Jun, 2014
Trainer Nigel Twiston-Davies labelled The New One “exceptional” after the youngster laid down an early marker for next year’s Champion Hurdle with a truly stunning seasonal return at Kempton yesterday.
Mon, 21 Oct, 2013
A new Festival of Traditional Irish Breeding will be held as part of the horse section at next weekend’s two day Limerick Show.
Sat, 17 Aug, 2013
Denis O’Regan is set to return to action at Leicester today following his spill at Towcester on Sunday.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2013
A record crowd of 18,208 turned up for Trials Day at Cheltenham on Saturday and were treated to a spectacular afternoon’s action, led by Sprinter Sacre in the Victor Chandler Chase.
Mon, 28 Jan, 2013
Cape Tribulation put himself in the Gold Cup picture with a last-gasp success in the Argento Chase at Cheltenham.
Sat, 26 Jan, 2013
Owner Graham Wylie insists Tidal Bay will not run in the Betfred Cheltenham Gold Cup in March if “the ground is good or faster”.
Tue, 08 Jan, 2013
Countrywide Flame captured the scalp of Cinders And Ashes in impressive fashion to land the StanJames.com Fighting Fifth Hurdle at Newcastle.
Sat, 01 Dec, 2012
Tidal Bay heads a final field of 19 runners for tomorrow’s Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury.
Fri, 30 Nov, 2012
Plans for a massive public park in Cork city to rival Dublin’s Phoenix Park have been unveiled.
Wed, 28 Nov, 2012
Cork IFA members are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the county’s decision to create the divisions of west, north, and central.
Sat, 17 Nov, 2012
“We haven’t gone away and will fight this all the way through planning.”
Sat, 01 Sep, 2012
Residents fighting GAA plans they claim will split a huge public park due to be developed in Cork will voice their concerns this evening with the designers behind the multimillion-euro park project.
Thu, 17 May, 2012