Person: Tom Mullins
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Two dual Cheltenham heroes, former Champion Bumper and Supreme Novices’ Hurdle winner Champagne Fever and former RSA Chase and Gold Cup winner Lord Windermere, served up a real treat on a wintry November afternoon in Thurles.
Fri, 25 Nov, 2016
Fri, 22 Jul, 2016
Having his first run over hurdles in almost two years, Simenon will be the star attraction in the Family Day Out August 1st Hurdle in Cork tonight.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
Placed in Grade One company as a novice but without a success since October 2014, Princely Conn bounced back to winning form when landing the Clonmel Racecourse Supporters Club Guest Evening Hurdle in Clonmel last night.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
Fri, 13 May, 2016
Annie Power is the new favourite for next month’s Stan James Champion Hurdle following her comeback victory in Punchestown yesterday and news that reigning champion Faugheen has been ruled out of the race due to a suspensory injury.
Thu, 18 Feb, 2016
Connor King reached another notable milestone in his career when he rode out his claim on board the Rodger Sweeney-trained Daliyan in the Join Us On September 20th Handicap in Gowran Park last evening.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
Trí Na Céile should make a bold bid to complete a hurdling hat-trick in the Ballinrobe Race Committee Mares Handicap Hurdle in Ballinrobe this evening.
Tue, 25 Aug, 2015
The Aidan O’Brien-trained Order Of St.George justified 1/5 favouritism in Her Majesty’s Plate, the finale on last night’s card in Down Royal.
Sat, 25 Jul, 2015
Joint-favourite Waxies Dargle, ridden for Noel Meade by Paul Townend, ploughed through the softening ground to land the €50,000 Ladbrokes Ireland Handicap Hurdle, feature on the opening day of Killarney’s May meeting.
Mon, 11 May, 2015
Willie Mullins enjoyed a clean sweep of the Grade 1 events on the opening day of the Punchestown Festival, but some second-string representatives were called upon to help deliver the treble in front of a record opening-day crowd of 20,214.
Wed, 29 Apr, 2015
Gilgamboa provided another fairytale chapter in Tony McCoy’s retirement tour when capturing the Grade 1 Ryanair Gold Cup Novice Chase in Fairyhouse yesterday.
Mon, 06 Apr, 2015
Joseph O’Brien plans to continue riding under both codes after finishing down the field on his first ride over jumps at Limerick.
Mon, 30 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
Paul Townend was the star of the show at Navan yesterday as Irish Stallion Farms EBF Novice Handicap Chase Final winner Heathfield starred in a fantastic four-timer for the rider.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015
Virtually on the eve of the Cheltenham festival, where he hopes to have about fifteen runners, trainer Gordon Elliott doubled-up with favourites Akorakor and Alberta in Downpatrick yesterday.
Thu, 05 Mar, 2015
Trainer Shark Hanlon is leaning towards the Ryanair Chase with Hidden Cyclone following Cue Card’s defection.
Wed, 04 Mar, 2015
Trainer Eoin Griffin is keeping his fingers crossed Azorian has turned a corner after the highly-tried gelding gained an overdue success at Navan yesterday.
Mon, 02 Mar, 2015
It was a case of the best wine being kept until last in Punchestown yesterday as the Noel Meade-trained debutant Disko proved the undoubted star of the show when bolting-up in the bumper.
Thu, 19 Feb, 2015
Versatile veteran He’llberemembered, ridden by Jonathan Burke, was awarded the featured Free Festival Upgrade Ticket Offer Hurdle in bizarre circumstances in Punchestown yesterday.
Thu, 01 Jan, 2015
Hurricane Fly and Jezki face off for the sixth time at Leopardstown today in a fascinating clash for the Ryanair Hurdle.
Mon, 29 Dec, 2014
Philip Fenton has withdrawn an appeal against the severity of a three-year suspension from training imposed by the Turf Club.
Fri, 12 Dec, 2014
Willie Mullins appears to hold most of the aces in the Navan Novice Hurdle on Sunday, with Shaneshill, Outlander, Killultagh Vic and Killer Crow among the 12 entries.
Wed, 10 Dec, 2014
Princely Conn is likely to test his powers at a longer distance over the Festive period following an excellent run to finish third in the Royal Bond Novice Hurdle at Fairyhouse.
Tue, 09 Dec, 2014
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
Aldrewood is weighted to land the Grade 3 Star Best For Racing Coverage Chase in Punchestown.
Thu, 16 Oct, 2014
John Hanlon believes Usuel Smurfer has plenty going for him in the Guinness Kerry National at Listowel today.
Wed, 17 Sep, 2014
Jonathan Burke made the perfect start in his new role as Alan and Ann Potts’ retained jockey when partnering the Henry de Bromhead-trained Loosen My Load to a convincing win in the Ryans Cleaning Chase in Galway yesterday.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
Odds-on favourites Alelchi Inois and Most Peculiar provided champion trainer Willie Mullins and Paul Townend with a double in Galway last night.
Wed, 10 Sep, 2014
Versatile veteran Fosters Cross proved, again, that he retains plenty of his ability when landing the featured Donal Downes Water Towers Chase in Ballinrobe last night.
Wed, 27 Aug, 2014
Brian Ellison vowed to return to Galway after Baraweez and Pacific Heights gave him a one-three in the €100,000 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Ahonoora Handicap on the final day of the Festival.
Mon, 04 Aug, 2014
A year ago Tony Martin and Stephen Clements combined to land the Connacht Hotel Handicap with Edeymi and they repeated the feat last night when Quick Jack stormed away with the first feature of the week at the Galway festival.
Tue, 29 Jul, 2014
Rae’s Creek and Alton Bay, both winners on the level at the track last time, got off the mark in impressive style in the maiden hurdle action on last night’s card in Ballinrobe.
Wed, 23 Jul, 2014
Tom Mullins and Paul Townend, who teamed up to win with Elsie at Roscommon on Tuesday, again join forces at Cork tonight with Grand Partner and the six-year-old is fancied to land the nap in the Great Value Social Package Maiden Hurdle.
Fri, 11 Jul, 2014
An enterprising, front-running ride by Brian Cawley saw the versatile Rodriguez land the featured Leo Dolan Memorial Handicap Hurdle at Roscommon last night.
Wed, 09 Jul, 2014
The Galway Plate is on the agenda for both Art Of Logistics and Away We Go following wins at Punchestown last evening.
Thu, 05 Jun, 2014
Your Busy, now an 11-year-old, showed he is far from a back number when taking the featured McSweeney Arms Hotel Killarney National Handicap Chase at the Kerry track last night.
Tue, 13 May, 2014
You’d have to say that last weekend was rather a good one for Irish racing, with over 16,000 at the National at Fairyhouse on Monday and 6,000 plus at Cork on Sunday.
Sat, 26 Apr, 2014
Willie Mullins’ Thousand Stars came back to something approaching his best when running away with the Grade 2 Keelings’ Irish Strawberry Hurdle at Fairyhouse yesterday.
Tue, 22 Apr, 2014
Owner Barry Connell has confirmed Mount Benbulben will be supplemented for the Ladbrokes World Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival.
Thu, 27 Feb, 2014
Philip Fenton, one of the quiet men of Irish racing, hasn’t half emerged with real credit over the last ten days or so.
Sat, 25 Jan, 2014