Stable companions Footpad and Un De Sceaux are among 12 horses declared for the Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham.
Shane Lowry believes Ireland can contend for Eisenhower Trophy glory providing they see playing at home as a bonus rather than a burden.
It is 100 days until the World Amateur Team Championships, which tee off at Carton House on August 29.
Ciara Moloney’s pair of penalty corner goals saw Catholic Institute win the first part of a potential cup double this week as they annexed the Munster Senior Cup at Garryduff on Easter Monday.
Willie Mullins confirmed last night that Footpad is likely to head for Aintree after being taken out out of the Ryanair Gold Cup at Fairyhouse.
One of the great dynasties of Irish professional golf celebrates a major milestone this year when David Kinsella retires after 50 years of service at Castle Golf Club.
Dermot Weld’s Postulation faces eight rivals in the Belmont Derby over a mile and a quarter at the New York track tomorrow.
Andrew Balding is looking forward to seeing leading Derby hope Elm Park stretch his legs on the famous Epsom turf at the Breakfast With The Stars morning today.
Connections of Toormore feel they have found a golden opportunity for last season’s champion two-year-old to collect some lucrative prize money when he lines up in the International Topkapi Trophy at Veliefendi in Turkey tomorrow.
Bandon and Cork Church of Ireland brought Munster’s national cup final representation to four with stunning Irish Hockey Trophy semi-final wins on Saturday.
COLIN TIZZARD plans to give Cue Card one more outing before having a tilt at the Trophy at the Cheltenham Festival.
Willie Mullins was thanking his lucky stars after Blackstairmountain capped a treble-topping day for the County Carlow trainer by landing the feature race at Leopardstown.
Camelot looked a colt out of the top drawer when recording an impressive victory in the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster.
THE brilliant Maguire twins spearhead a powerful-looking Irish challenge for the European Ladies Amateur individual title over the Noordwijse course in the Netherlands, starting today.
Australia coach Robbie Deans insists his men are taking nothing for granted as they prepare to meet injury-ravaged Wales at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.
Frankie Dettori will ride Casamento in the Racing Post Trophy after the colt was supplemented for the Group One feature at Doncaster on Saturday.
England’s John Parry – a team-mate of Rory McIlroy in the 2007 Walker Cup - today became the third rookie to win on this season’s European Tour.
Backstage is all set for the John Smith’s Grand National at Aintree following his prep race on unsuitable ground at Navan on Saturday when he was last of eight finishers behind Glencove Marina.
Gauvain was given a 33-1 quote by Coral for the Arkle Trophy at next month’s Cheltenham Festival following his victory in the Grade Two Kilbrittain Castle Novices’ Chase at Sandown.
John Oxx intends to run Mourayan in the Racing Post Trophy at Doncaster after the juvenile ran a fine race in defeat at the Curragh last time.
Manchester City will face Celtic in a friendly at Parkhead on August 5.
Whatcombe trainer Paul Cole is anticipating a very bold show from Percolator when the daughter of Kheleyf chases a hat-trick in the Hilary Needler Trophy at Beverley.
William Haggas could give his Queen Mary hopeful Danehill Destiny a prep run in the Hilary Needler Trophy at Beverley on May 28.
Northern Ireland’s Graeme McDowell has won the Royal Trophy, Seve Trophy, Walker Cup and Palmer Cup and is confident his recent run of consistent form can thrust him into Nick Faldo’s mind for the ultimate team showdown at Valhalla in September.
Amaretto Rose, one of the leading fancies for Saturday’s totesport Trophy, is set to bypass the race.
Blue Rocket will remain in Listed company rather than contest Saturday’s paddypower.com Sprint Trophy at York.
JIM Bolger’s star juvenile New Approach could be seen again this season after all.
Sven-Goran Eriksson is adopting a cautious stance over his interest in Swedish striker Johan Elmander.
Friday’s action at Kempton and Wolverhampton hinges on morning inspections - with Saturday’s Leopardstown card also under threat.
New Saga Insurance Masters champion Ronnie O’Sullivan paid tribute to his opponent Ding Junhui last night, after crushing him 10-3 before a raucous crowd at the Wembley Arena.
Australia’s Peter Senior secured the winning point on the 18th green as Retief Goosen’s International team won the inaugural Goodwill Trophy at Mission Hills Golf Club today.
Emma Lavelle hopes Cloudy Grey can regain his old sparkle in the totesport Trophy at Newbury on Saturday.
Irish challenger Al Eile heads 36 horses confirmed for Saturday’s totesport Trophy at Newbury.
Trainer Christy Roche has ruled No Where To Hyde out of the totesport Trophy at Newbury as he feels the horse has been harshly treated by the handicapper.
Captain Colin Montgomerie and debutant Graeme McDowell gave holders Britain and Ireland the first point in the Seve Trophy at The Wynyard near Middlesbrough today.
Roman Ark was the subject of a massive gamble today with the sponsors for Saturday’s totesport Trophy and is now 7-1 from 11-1 for the Newbury showpiece.
Paul Nicholls is convinced that Azertyuiop has a good chance of upsetting last year’s winner Moscow Flyer in the Queen Mother Champion Chase at Cheltenham tomorrow.
Mubtaker continues to show what an improved horse he is and he put up a convincing display to land the Coral September Stakes at Kempton under Richard Hills.
The Golfing Union of Ireland selection to face the Metropolitan Golf Association of New York (MGA) team in the biennial match for the Governor Carey Trophy at Quaker Ridge, New York on October 7 has been announced.
Maarten Lafeber continues to lead the Lancome Trophy at Paris today. Lafeber is 12 under after his round today.
Commission is reported to be on target for Saturday’s Group Three Iveco Solario Stakes, the highlight of Sandown’s annual Variety Club day.
Andrew Oldcorn today put himself in pole position to qualify for next month’s Seve Trophy in the Madeira Island Open.
Moscow Flyer is the new favourite for the Arkle Trophy at Cheltenham after completing his hat-trick over fences at Leopardstown.
Sweden's Lundberg leads in the Lancome Trophy played at Saint-Nom-la-Bretèche Golf Course in France.
Nick Faldo protege Nick Dougherty and Jamie Elson, whose father Pip played on the European tour, have both been named today in the Britain and Ireland team which will defend the Walker Cup in Georgia on August 11-12.
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