Horse Care
A Groom's Eye View: In the yard with Eilish Byrne and Klassical Dream
Helen Sharp
Stable Lass Eilish Byrne shares her experiences with Leopardstown Christmas Hurdle winner Klassical Dream and gives her tips on how to handle such a unique and occasionally high-spirited horse.
22 December 2021 Racing features
REVIEW 2021: The toughest year for Gordon Elliott
Ryan McElligott reviews the main talking points of the 2021 jumps season
22 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Mullins has Asterion Forlonge on course for King George
“Asterion Forlonge will probably go for the King George and Bryan Cooper will probably ride if he is free,” said Willie Mullins
PUNCHESTOWN SUNDAY: Allaho all out for gutsy John Durkan success
The Cheveley Park-owned chaser led home a one-two-three in the Grade 1 for Willie Mullins as Envoi Allen disappointed
10 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Chacun Pour Soi 'very sore behind'
“Chacun Pour Soi was very disappointing,” Mullins said of the chaser's performance in the Grade 1 Tingle Creek Chase
6 December 2021 Latest News
THE BIG INTERVIEW: Brian Hayes
It hasn’t been an overnight success, but Brian Hayes has ridden 63 winners in the last season and a half, he talks to Ronan Groome about making a breakthrough
19 November 2021 Racing features
PUNCHESTOWN SUNDAY: Sixshooter can hit Grade 2 target for in-form Meade
Ryan McElligott previews the Morgiana Hurdle under card at Punchestown where there is plenty of quality on display
12 November 2021 Racing previews
BREEDING INSIGHTS: FOR THE NOTEBOOK: Jackie Mullins planning to be in the Pink
Leo Powell suggests that Pink In The Park has all the credentials to be a star
12 November 2021 Pedigree analysis
Willie Mullins: 'All my horses are coming into form'
The 15-time champion trainer looks set to challenge for all three of the Grade 1 races at the Fairyhouse Winter Festival
5 November 2021 Racing News
ROBBIE McNAMARA: Plenty of epic battles in store over the sticks
Today's Down Royal fixture marks the 'real' start of the jumps season, and there is much to look forward to
29 October 2021 Racing columns
MARK HOWARD: Six novice hurdling prospects you should follow
Mark Howard recently published the latest edition of One Jump Ahead, his annual book of horses to follow for the jumps season. In this extract, Mark picks out some exciting novice hurdle prospects
22 October 2021 Racing features
JUMPS PREVIEW: Five big questions going into winter
Ronan Groome takes on some of the big talking points as the jumps season continues to gather momentum
15 October 2021 Racing features