A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Peter Niven had many great times as a jockey but is just as excited for the biggest moment of his training career as he saddles the well-fancied Clever Cookie in today’s Betfred Ebor at York.
Sat, 23 Aug, 2014
Richard Fahey has a slight worry that Weatherbys Super Sprint favourite Realtra may not be quite quick enough as his star filly drops back down to the minimum distance at Newbury this afternoon.
Sat, 19 Jul, 2014
Richard Fahey admits Garswood has "everything in his favour" as he bids to get off the mark for the year in Saturday’s Timeform Jury Stakes at Haydock today.
Sat, 31 May, 2014
The directors of a top hotel which has been a landmark in Irish tourism for more than a century and a half, yesterday moved to ease concerns among customers arising from its forthcoming sale.
Tue, 20 May, 2014
Richard Fahey has no intention of taking his foot off the gas as he continues to develop his burgeoning empire in the pursuit of winners.
Tue, 25 Mar, 2014
Sat, 21 Dec, 2013
Cape Tribulation is a likely runner in Saturday’s Hennessy Gold Cup at Newbury, which means the weights will not rise any further.
Wed, 27 Nov, 2013
Proud Scotsman Jim Goldie has his heart set on ending 38 years of hurt for the country of his birth when he saddles Jack Dexter and Hawkeyethenoo in the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup on Saturday.
Sat, 21 Sep, 2013
Former British champion Ryan Moore’s trip to the Curragh proved worthwhile yesterday when Dank, trained by Michael Stoute, proved an emphatic winner of the Group 2 Kilboy Estates Stakes.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
Aidan O’Brien has won the MBNA Chester Vase three times in the last six years and the champion Irish trainer sends the once-raced Ruler Of The World to the Roodee for the Group Three contest today.
Thu, 09 May, 2013
Dr Crokes, Killarney can make space in the trophy cabinet even before they tog out in Sunday’s Munster Club football final against Castlehaven of Cork.
Tue, 27 Nov, 2012
Champion jockey-elect Richard Hughes is hoping lightning can strike twice in the Betfred Cesarewitch at Newmarket today.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2012
British champion jockey Paul Hanagan claimed the plaudits on his first visit to Hamilton this season with a 159-1 four-timer, highlighted by victory in the feature Glasgow Stakes on Sparkling Portrait.
Fri, 20 Jul, 2012
It’s all happening in Kerry this month with three interesting farms coming up for auction.
Thu, 05 Jul, 2012
Malcolm Jefferson has spoken in defence of the John Smith’s Grand National after paying tribute to According To Pete, who lost his life at Aintree on Saturday.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2012
Global Village is a model of consistency and he can again put his best foot forward in the Thousands of Sports Experiences At bluesq.com Handicap at Southwell.
Tue, 07 Feb, 2012
Fred and Beryl Overty are a Christmas institution in Killarney.
Sat, 03 Dec, 2011
Wins from Jack’s Revenge and Franciscan at Leicester saw Kieren Fallon erode Paul Hanagan’s lead in the jockeys’ championship to seven.
Tue, 04 Oct, 2011
MANY people will remember the Malton as the Great Southern Hotel, a handsome Victorian building swathed in red and green ivy, just a stone’s throw from the railway station.
Sat, 27 Aug, 2011
MOYENNE Corniche and apprentice rider Dale Swift were the toast of York on Saturday as they teamed up for a local success in the Betfred Ebor.
Mon, 22 Aug, 2011
BORDERLESCOTT will not run again this season after he was found to have a pelvic injury.
Sat, 30 Jul, 2011
Borderlescott will not run again this season after he was found to have a pelvic injury, it was announced today.
Fri, 29 Jul, 2011
Borderlescott is lame and will not run in the Audi King George Stakes at Glorious Goodwood next Thursday.
Fri, 22 Jul, 2011
Geoff Oldroyd forecasts a bright future for Ladies Are Forever after the capable filly won the tyregiant.com Summer Stakes at York today.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2011
Tominator sprang a surprise for veteran trainer Reg Hollinshead and apprentice Paul Pickard in the John Smith’s Northumberland Plate at Newcastle.
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
Richard Fahey admits Tuesday's St James's Palace Stakes at Royal Ascot is presenting him with some intriguing tactical questions.
Sat, 11 Jun, 2011
Richard Fahey is looking at further sprint prizes for Majestic Myles following his comeback success at Newmarket on Saturday.
Mon, 30 May, 2011
David O’Meara has yet to make any firm plans for Blue Bajan following his excellent display in Thursday’s Henry II Stakes.
Fri, 27 May, 2011
RICHARD FAHEY is praying Wootton Bassett can keep his unbeaten record intact when he makes his seasonal return in tomorrow’s Poule D’Essai Des Poulains (2000 Guineas) at Longchamp.
Sat, 14 May, 2011
HARRISON GEORGE heads the weights, and a maximum field of 22 runners, for the William Hill Lincoln at Doncaster.
Fri, 01 Apr, 2011
NINA Carberry will once again take the ride on Character Building in the John Smith’s Grand National at Aintree on Saturday week.
Thu, 31 Mar, 2011
RICHARD Fahey is sending over a strong raiding party to the Curragh tomorrow for the opening day of the Irish Flat season.
Sat, 19 Mar, 2011
Colin Tizzard reports Cue Card in “brilliant order” as he bids to get favourite backers off to the perfect start in the Stan James Supreme Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Tue, 15 Mar, 2011
A man jailed for killing two young jockeys in an arson attack in England more than a year ago has had his conviction upheld.
Fri, 04 Mar, 2011
What A Friend suffered an unexpected defeat at the hands of his stable companion Noland in the Aon Chase at Newbury today.
Fri, 18 Feb, 2011
Brian Ellison will give his impressive Finale Juvenile Hurdle winner Marsh Warbler an entry in the Supreme Novices’ Hurdle at Cheltenham.
Tue, 11 Jan, 2011
AFTER a hugely eventful day in the race to be crowned British champion jockey, it is as you were at the start of play.
Sat, 06 Nov, 2010
Paul Hanagan was out of luck on his first ride of the day at Southwell in what could be a crucial eight hours in deciding who is crowned champion jockey.
Fri, 05 Nov, 2010
GODOLPHIN’S recent Ascot winner Poet’s Voice will be supplemented for next weekend’s Emirates Airline Champion Stakes at Newmarket.
Sat, 09 Oct, 2010
MICHAEL STOUTE completed his set of major European honours as a reborn Workforce shook off a difficult midsummer and the sustained challenge of Japanese runner Nakayama Festa in the Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe at Longchamp.
Mon, 04 Oct, 2010
GALWAY apprentice jockey Jamie Kyne, who died in a fire started deliberately in Yorkshire a year ago, will be remembered this afternoon at Galway Races with a race in his honour.
Sat, 28 Aug, 2010
RICHARD FAHEY warmed up for Royal Ascot in the best possible style as he and stable jockey Paul Hanagan enjoyed a double at Carlisle.
Tue, 15 Jun, 2010