Irish Horse
Curragh boy Egan returns for special win
Ronan Groome
David Egan scored a memorable victory when his mount Eldar Eldarov stayed on best to win the Irish St Leger at the Irish Champions Festival.
6 September 2023 Racing & P-2-P
IRISH HORSE: Racing fans set fair for world class festival
The Irish Champions Festival brings takes centre stage at Leopardstown and the Curragh this weekend, writes Ronan Groome
2 August 2023 Racing & P-2-P
IRISH HORSE: Brave shout for the Mullins camp in Galway Hurdle
Ronan Groome gathered the thoughts of Patrick Mullins and Liam McKenna ahead of the Guinness Galway Hurdle, the showpiece event at the Galway Races this week.
IRISH HORSE: Gambling Regulation Bill presents big threat to Irish racing
Both Racing TV and Sky Sports Racing have expressed significant concern into the viability of showing Irish racing if gambling advertising is banned.
19 July 2023 Racing & P-2-P
Irish Horse: stack emulates father Tommy with Group 1 success
The Tipperary-based trainer took the Belmont Oaks with Aspen Grove on Saturday evening.
12 July 2023 Racing & P-2-P
Irish Horse: Hassett’s Hill a heartening winner on Derby weekend
Martin Hassett’s Harry’s Hill scored a memorable win in the Rockingham Stakes at the Curragh on Sunday, writes Ronan Groome.
5 July 2023 Racing & P-2-P
IRISH HORSE: Cromwell excels again on the grand stage
Snellen gave Gavin Cromwell his second winner from as many runners at Royal Ascot.
28 June 2023 Racing & P-2-P
“Special” Auguste delivers on the biggest stage
Coolmore’s great white hope got his season back on track in a big way when he powered home to win the Derby.
7 June 2023 Racing & P-2-P
IRISH HORSE: Sprewell out to give Harrington dream Derby win
Jessica Harrington says the Derby is one race above all else she’d love to add to her CV and after a hugely challenging time, she has a live chance in the race this Saturday.
31 May 2023 Racing & P-2-P
IRISH HORSE: Irish racing and breeding industries bolstered by Deloitte report
“Other sports are entitled to look for increased funding but they should do so on their own merits.”
24 May 2023 Racing & P-2-P
Dream return to the top for Murphy in 1000 Guineas epic
Kerry jockey Oisin Murphy returned from a 14-month ban to become a classic-winning jockey again when his mount Mawj saw off Tahiyra in a brilliant renewal of the 1000 Guineas
10 May 2023 Racing & P-2-P
Auguste out to ignite Triple Crown dreams
Aidan O’Brien’s Auguste Rodin is the main focus as the first classics of the year take place at Newmarket.
3 May 2023 Racing & P-2-P