Irish challengers Don Cossack and Vautour are among the star names among the 10 horses left in the William Hill King George VI Chase at Kempton on Saturday.
Tue, 22 Dec, 2015
With the Galway Festival getting underway on Monday, there is just one meeting in Ireland this weekend and, unsurprisingly, it’s modest fare which should urge similar scale investment from punters.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
The Gordon Elliott-trained Delegate looks the best bet of today’s jumps card in Fairyhouse.
Wed, 22 Apr, 2015
Rubi Light got the better of He’llberemembered after a titanic tussle to land the featured Arctic Tack Stud Veterans Handicap Chase in Wexford yesterday.
Wed, 18 Mar, 2015
Tom Mullins reports stable stalwarts Alderwood and Fosters Cross in fine shape ahead of the Arctic Tack Stud Veterans Handicap Chase at Wexford today.
Tue, 17 Mar, 2015
Sandra Hughes maintained a notable family tradition when saddling Sub Lieutenant, Barry Geraghty’s only ride of the day, to land the Grade 2 Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle in Thurles yesterday.
Fri, 27 Feb, 2015
Beaten at long odds-on last time, Milsean will be strongly-fancied to make amends in the Grade Two Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle in Thurles.
Thu, 26 Feb, 2015
Jim Culloty is looking forward to getting his Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Lord Windermere back on the course in the John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown on Sunday.
Wed, 03 Dec, 2014
Champagne Fever and Sizing Europe are two of the star names amongst 11 entries for the Clonmel Oil Chase next Thursday.
Fri, 07 Nov, 2014
Odds-on favourite Landau and Drunken Counsel provided trainer Gordon Elliott with a double on Downpatrick’s Bank Holiday card on a day when the County Meath handler also doubled-up, with Balbriggan and Taglietelle at Cartmel.
Tue, 26 Aug, 2014
Dunguib is on course to have his second comeback run this weekend at either Gowran Park or Navan, meaning he could clash with Champion Hurdle dark horse Un De Sceaux.
Tue, 11 Feb, 2014
My Tent Or Yours is likely to go down the racecourse gallop route in his preparation for the Stan James Champion Hurdle after trainer Nicky Henderson ruled out a trip to Wincanton.
Fri, 07 Feb, 2014
Sizing Europe is on course to defend his crown in the Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet Chase at Leopardstown on December 27.
Tue, 03 Dec, 2013
Willie Mullins plans to “keep things simple” with Hurricane Fly, with the dual Champion Hurdle hero likely to make his seasonal return in next month’s Morgiana Hurdle at Punchestown.
Wed, 09 Oct, 2013
Sizing Europe is the star name among a fascinating field of eight runners in the PWC Champion Chase at Gowran Park today.
Sat, 05 Oct, 2013
Rubi Light can land the Grade 2 Red Mills Chase on a terrific card at Navan this afternoon.
Tue, 19 Feb, 2013
The Red Mills Chase will now be run at Navan on Sunday after Gowran Park was forced to abandon its races over fences tomorrow because the chase track is waterlogged.
Fri, 15 Feb, 2013
Trainer Peter Casey says Flemenstar is “very unlikely” to run at the Cheltenham Festival nest month after being found to have a lung infection.
Tue, 12 Feb, 2013
Sprinter Sacre is one of nine confirmations for the Victor Chandler Chase at Ascot on Saturday.
Tue, 15 Jan, 2013
Raised 10lb. for a repeat win in a handicap hurdle in Limerick over Christmas, the Eddie Harty-trained Fahamore followed-up when foiling the Willie Mullins-trained favourite Abbey Lane in the Buy Tickets On-Line Rated Hurdle in Fairyhouse yesterday.
Thu, 10 Jan, 2013
Jezki is likely to take in the Deloitte Novice Hurdle back at Leopardstown on February 9 following his impressive victory there over Christmas.
Thu, 03 Jan, 2013
Sprinter Sacre is the standout name among just 13 entries for the Victor Chandler Chase at Ascot on January 19.
Wed, 02 Jan, 2013
Sizing Europe faces six rivals as he aims to secure his third victory of the campaign in the Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet Chase at Leopardstown today.
Thu, 27 Dec, 2012
Sizing Europe faces six rivals as he aims to secure his third victory of the campaign in the Paddy Power Dial-A-Bet Chase at Leopardstown on Thursday.
Wed, 26 Dec, 2012
Arvika Ligeonniere and Oscars Well could clash in the Racing Post Novice Chase at Leopardstown on St Stephen’s Day.
Wed, 19 Dec, 2012
Rubi Light was suffering from a lung infection when he trailed home a well-beaten third behind Flemenstar and Sir Des Champs in the John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase.
Tue, 18 Dec, 2012
Mon, 17 Dec, 2012
Rubi Light will be scoped on the gallops this morning after stopping very quickly on his seasonal reappearance at Punchestown last weekend.
Fri, 14 Dec, 2012
Flemenstar and Sir Des Champs - two of Ireland’s most exciting young chasing talents - clash in what is a small-but-select field for tomorrow’s Grade 1 John Durkan Memorial Chase at Punchestown.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2012
A compelling clash between two of Ireland’s most exciting jumpers is on the cards at Punchestown on Sunday with Flemenstar and Sir Des Champs among the entries for the John Durkan Memorial Chase.
Wed, 05 Dec, 2012
Gordon Elliott’s Roi Du Mee gets the vote to land the Listed John Meagher Memorial Chase at Thurles this afternoon.
Thu, 08 Nov, 2012
Trainer Robbie Hennessy admitted “breathing a sigh of relief” after his father’s Mossley, ridden by Barry Geraghty, proved best in the Premier County Hurdle, holding the late challenge of Marlay Park by three-quarters of a length.
Fri, 26 Oct, 2012
The frustrating Precious Stone can finally put it all together and get off the mark in the House Of Fraser EBF Fillies Maiden at Down Royal this evening.
Fri, 14 Sep, 2012
A tilt at the Guinness Kerry National in Listowel is on the cards for the Philip Fenton-trained Caim Hill following his gutsy victory in the Castleview Homes Mullacurry Cup Handicap Hurdle in Bellewstown last evening.
Fri, 24 Aug, 2012
Tramore was passed fit to race yesterday afternoon, but there will be another inspection at 8am this morning to determine whether the four-day festival can finally begin tonight.
Fri, 17 Aug, 2012
Robbie Hennessy feels putting thetote.com Punchestown Gold Cup back to tomorrow from Wednesday will have no ill effects on Rubi Light.
Sat, 28 Apr, 2012
I am very hopeful that Quel Esprit can deliver in the Gold Cup at Punchestown today.
Wed, 25 Apr, 2012
Willie Mullins is confident Quel Esprit is back at the top of his game ahead of his run in thetote.com Punchestown Gold Cup on day two of the big Festival today.
TG4 will screen a preview of the Punchestown Irish National Hunt Racing Festival tonight at 9.30pm.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2012
Quito De La Roque is market leader to make up for lost time in thetote.com Punchestown Gold Cup on Wednesday.
Fri, 20 Apr, 2012
Davy Russell will remember yesterday’s meeting at Tramore, but for all of the wrong reasons.
Mon, 16 Apr, 2012
A decision on which race First Lieutenant contests at the Punchestown Festival could be dictated by the target of the impressive Sir Des Champs.
Thu, 22 Mar, 2012
THE big question to be answered at Cheltenham this afternoon is whether mighty Big Buck’s can win his 16th race in-a-row in the Ladbrokes’ World Hurdle?
Thu, 15 Mar, 2012
Roberto Goldback bids to build on his excellent second in the Irish Hennessy as he tackles 11 rivals in Sunday’s Carrickmines Handicap Chase at Leopardstown.
Fri, 02 Mar, 2012
Rubi Light pleased connections in a racecourse spin at the Curragh yesterday as he continued his preparation for the Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham.
Wed, 29 Feb, 2012
The reaction of both the bookmakers and sections of the press to the recent success of Long Run at Newbury, at least to my way of thinking, was a little surprising.
Sat, 25 Feb, 2012
Robbie Hennessy is praying Rubi Light comes through his final Cheltenham Festival prep race unscathed at Gowran Park tomorrow.
Fri, 17 Feb, 2012
ONE of the real success stories, of what so far has been an outstanding National Hunt season, is jockey Andrew Lynch.
Sat, 14 Jan, 2012
RUBI LIGHT, third behind dual winner Albertas Run and Kalahari King in the Ryanair Chase at Cheltenham last season, will skip the Gold Cup this year for another crack at the Ryanair after he finished second in the Lexus.
Fri, 13 Jan, 2012
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