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Dublin: 16 °C Tuesday 29 July, 2014

Horse Racing

# horse-racing - Today’s News

All the results and the best pics from Day 2 of the Galway Races

Vastonea bounced back to his best to win a second Topaz Mile Handicap.

# horse-racing - Yesterday’s News

All the results and the best pics from Day 1 of the Galway Races

A number of Irish rugby stars were in attendance as the festival got under way.

# horse-racing - Friday 25 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: Ever dreamt of owning a racehorse? Here’s how to do it Sponsored

Day at the Races: Ever dreamt of owning a racehorse? Here’s how to do it

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# horse-racing - Thursday 24 July, 2014

The Tour de France v the Epsom Derby: how the increase in speed compares

Economist Robbie Butler has the graph paper out again.

# horse-racing - Thursday 17 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: Have you got what it takes to become a jockey? Sponsored By HRI

Day at the Races: Have you got what it takes to become a jockey?

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# horse-racing - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

From TheJournal.ie What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget? Oireachtas Agenda

What changes does Ibec want in the 2015 Budget?

Ibec is one of several groups making pre-budget submissions to the Oireachtas Finance Committee today, but what else is happening in Leinster House?

# horse-racing - Thursday 10 July, 2014

Seagull photobombs photo finish, takes second by a beak

It would happen in Brighton, wouldn’t it.

# horse-racing - Wednesday 9 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: A blagger’s guide to horse racing lingo Sponsored By HRI

Day at the Races: A blagger’s guide to horse racing lingo

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# horse-racing - Tuesday 8 July, 2014

We are highly confident you have never seen a horse race as crazy as this Too Many Sugar Lumps This post contains videos

We are highly confident you have never seen a horse race as crazy as this

11 horses, two inter-locking courses, one pile-up and a whole heap of chaos.

# horse-racing - Wednesday 2 July, 2014

From The Daily Edge Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours? Sponsored By HRI

Day at the Races: How do jockeys choose their bright colours?

Your guide to getting the most out of the Races.

# horse-racing - Saturday 28 June, 2014

Australia dashes to double Derby success at The Curragh

Joseph O’Brien held the heavy favourite back until the lengthy, closing straight.

Weather likely to be Australia’s only threat in the Irish Derby

The odds on favourite may yet withdraw if the rain continues.

# horse-racing - Thursday 19 June, 2014

15 months on from his fall, paralysed jockey JT McNamara returns home

The 37-year-old has released a statement to thank those who supported him and his family over the past year.

# horse-racing - Monday 16 June, 2014

Just the £1.15 million paid today in London for a foal of Frankel

The British wonderhorse was retired in 2012 after an unbeaten 14-race career.

# horse-racing - Sunday 15 June, 2014

A very stupid man decided to run with the horses at Leicester Races yesterday

The individual in question is likely to be severely reprimanded for his actions.

# horse-racing - Tuesday 10 June, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Banning sulky racing ‘could make it more dangerous and drive it underground’ Horse Welfare

Banning sulky racing ‘could make it more dangerous and drive it underground’

Another horse died on Sunday during one of these races.

# horse-racing - Sunday 8 June, 2014

‘This is the cowards’ way out’ – California Chrome’s owner was NOT happy at losing the Triple Crown Sore Loser This post contains videos

# horse-racing - Saturday 7 June, 2014

Can ‘America’s horse’ win the first Triple Crown in 36 years?

The final leg, the Belmont Stakes, takes place this evening.

# horse-racing - Saturday 24 May, 2014

Kingman rules in Irish 2000 Guineas

Ridden by James Doyle he powered past Shifting Power in the final furlong.

# horse-racing - Sunday 4 May, 2014

It’s Sunday so here’s 7 of our favourite images from the past 7 days

Here’s how the week looked through a lens.

# horse-racing - Saturday 3 May, 2014

Everything you need to know about the 140th Kentucky Derby

The run for the roses takes place this evening and we’ve got the inside track

Is Australia really ‘head and shoulders’ above Aidan O’Brien’s horses? We’ll find out today

Ballydoyle’s best has a chance to show us what he’s made of in today’s 2000 Guineas at Newmarket.

It’s the final day of the Punchestown Festival – and these are the races you don’t want to miss

Five glorious days of racing in County Kildare come to an end this afternoon.

# horse-racing - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Boston Bob and Ruby Walsh claim Gold Cup at Punchestown

Willie Mullins enjoyed a couple of winners at the County Kildare festival this afternoon.

It’s Day 2 of the Punchestown Festival – and these are the 3 races you don’t want to miss

We have three more Grade 1s to get stuck into in Naas this afternoon.

# horse-racing - Tuesday 29 April, 2014

Sizing Europe rolls back the years to win Champion Chase at Punchestown

Faugheen and Carlingford Lough were the other big winners today.

The Punchestown Festival begins today – and these are the 3 races you don’t want to miss

Three Grade 1 races — and a lot of familar horses — to look forward to as the five-day festival begins at the Naas track.

# horse-racing - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Grand National jockeys stage mutiny over Aintree false-start farce

All bar one failed to co-operate with the stewards enquiry.

25/1 shot Pineau De Re wins the Aintree Grand National

Leighton Aspell led his mount to glory this afternoon.

# horse-racing - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge 10 most awkward moments from last night’s Late Late Show interview Gorillas In The Mist

10 most awkward moments from last night’s Late Late Show interview

Ryan Tubridy, outfits and horse racing don’t mix.

# horse-racing - Friday 14 March, 2014

Compound fracture puts Ruby Walsh out of the Gold Cup

The top jockey had a bad fall in the JCB Triumph Hurdle today.

# horse-racing - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014, Day 2

Join us for live coverage of Ladies Day (and some horse racing) in the Cotswolds.

# horse-racing - Tuesday 11 March, 2014

The Winner’s Enclosure: Jezki cruises as Champagne bubbles burst by Warhorse

Tragedy clouded the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival.

Ruby Tuesday: 13 pics from the opening day of the Cheltenham Festival

Vautour, Jezki and Quevega were some of the big winners on Day 1.

Jezki wins Champion Hurdle but tragedy strikes for Our Conor

Barry Geraghty and trainer Jessica Harrington got the better of Hurricane Fly in today’s big race.

As it happened: Cheltenham Festival 2014 – Day 1

The National Hunt extravaganza started today in the Cotswolds

# horse-racing - Monday 10 March, 2014

Confused by Cheltenham? Here’s how you can bluff your way through this year’s festival

If you can’t tell Ruby Walsh from Ruby Wax, we’re here to help.

TheScore.ie beginner’s guide to having a bet on Cheltenham

Don’t know your each-ways from your Lucky 15s? We’re here to help.

# horse-racing - Sunday 9 March, 2014

Ever hear the story of the 74-year-old Irishman who’s cost the bookmakers millions?

TheScore.ie chats to Nick Townsend, close associate of Barney Curley and author of a new book on the professional gambler.

# horse-racing - Saturday 8 March, 2014

5 excuses to use if your horse loses at Cheltenham next week

They probably won’t be the real reason but they’ll still sound good.

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