Ireland

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Aidan O’Brien has three of the remaining 20 fillies in Sunday’s Prix de Diane, with Alain de Royer-Dupre’s Siyarafina leading the way.

O’Brien trio in contention for Diane honours at Chantilly


Aidan O’Brien has three of the remaining 20 fillies in Sunday’s Prix de Diane, with Alain de Royer-Dupre’s Siyarafina leading the way.

Cheltenham hero Tiger Roll all set for National repeat


Tiger Roll is all set to bid for his second successive Randox Health Grand National next month, trainer Gordon Elliott has confirmed.

Horse Racing Ireland launch Student Summer Internships


The HRI student summer internship programme is open to all Third Level students with a number of paid placements available, commencing June 2019

Cheveley Park reflect on successful Festival


Cheveley Park Stud’s managing director Chris Richardson has reflected on an excellent Cheltenham Festival for the leading owners.

Al Boum Photo delivers Gold-en result for Willie Mullins


Al Boum Photo gave trainer Willie Mullins his first victory in the Magners Cheltenham Gold Cup following a dramatic race for the showpiece event at the Prestbury Park course.

Altior refuses to be denied in pulsating Champion Chase


Altior was made to battle in the Betway Queen Mother Champion Chase but eventually prevailed in the day two showpiece at the Cheltenham Festival to extended his unbeaten record over obstacles to 18.

Irish trainers hoping to kick on after fine Cheltenham Festival start


On a day when the highs easily outnumbered the lows, Irish-trained runners made a fantastic start to the 2019 Cheltenham Festival, winning four of the seven races on Tuesday.