‘Nothing will replace race riding for me’: Champion jockey Pat Smullen retires on medical advice

Nine-time Irish flat champion jockey Pat Smullen has retired from racing on medical advice.

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‘Ruby was ready’ – Katie Walsh ‘so happy’ her brother retired on his own terms

Ruby Walsh’s sister Katie reflects on the “unbelievable highs and lows” of her brother’s racing career.

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Unowhatimeanharry regains Punchestown Champion Stayers title

Unowhatimeanharry repeated his win of two years ago in the Ladbrokes Champion Stayers Hurdle at the Punchestown Festival.

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Ruby Walsh hopes to remain part of Willie Mullins’ team

Ruby Walsh hopes to continue to play a part for Willie Mullins’ stable after he stunned the racing world when announcing his retirement from the saddle at Punchestown.

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‘The need becomes a greed’ – AP McCoy on the psychology behind winning

AP McCoy shares his thoughts on the psychology of success.

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Burrows Saint wins Irish Grand National

It is a first Irish Grand National success for Willie Mullins, who saddled the first three home.

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Davy Russell dedicates Grand National success to former Cork footballer Kieran O’Connor

Victorious Grand National jockey Davy Russell has dedicated his historic victory on Tiger Roll to former Cork footballer Kieran O’Connor.

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Tiger Roll retains Aintree Grand National with stunning performance

Tiger Roll, trained by Gordon Elliott and ridden by Davy Russell, has won the Randox Health Grand National at Aintree for the second year in a row.

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Tiger Roll features among 69 contenders for Grand National glory

Last year’s winner Tiger Roll features among 69 horses left in Saturday’s Randox Health Grand National at Aintree following the confirmation stage.

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Supporters of Golden Horn and Gleneagles face an anxious wait to see whether the Classic heroes will lock horns in Saturday’s Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown.

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Mick Kinane: Golden summer to continue

“I’ve had a few great rides in the race and it is the time of year they are finding their way, with the established better horses taking on each other.”

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Denis Lynch joins Aga Khan winners for European Championships

Tipperary’s Denis Lynch (All Star 5) also gets the nod from Ireland manager Robert Splaine.

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Hint of a Tint proves Topaz jewel for David Wachman

Hint Of A Tint gave trainer David Wachman another big-race winner with victory in the Topaz Mile Handicap at Galway.

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Sligo child donates Communion money to Injured Jockeys Fund

On the first day of the Galway Races, jockeys will be feeling a bit better after the support of a young Sligo boy.

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Jessica and Kate Harrington combine for Galway victory

“I always dreamt one day I would win this race but I can’t believe it’s happened.”

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Weld likely to be the punters pal at Galway Races

Dermot Weld has been dubbed the ‘King of Ballybrit’ and his horses will be well supported by punters throughout the week.

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Geraghty victorious in new McManus role

“He’s a lovely horse and jumped and did everything well. It’s nice to ride one for the boss.””

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