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# Racing

Last week
22nd January 2023 - 4th February 2023
# Racing
Fakir D’oudairies prevails in dramatic Thurles feature
Allegorie De Vassy stays unbeaten for Mullins.
Last month
January 2023
# Racing
Irish Champion Hurdle to determine Honeysuckle future
A tilt at the Mares’ Hurdle at the Cheltenham Festival has been ruled out.
# Bravemansgame
King George winner heading straight to Cheltenham for March Gold Cup bid
‘I don’t need to prove anything with him, he’s best when he’s fresh and very fit’.
# Racing
Minella Indo wins New Year’s Day thriller for Blackmore and de Bromhead
2021 Gold Cup winner back with a bang at Tramore.
Last year
2022
# expert view
Johnny Ward: Crowds return, Mullins lands treble and JP McManus tactics key
The first day of the four-day extravaganza was dominated by the champion trainer.
# Kempton
Bravemansgame lands King George for Nicholls, Constitution Hill in cruise control
Earlier Paisley Park raised the roof at Kempton.
# Leopardstown
Saint Roi swoops for Grade One victory, Lossiemouth advertises Triumph Hurdle claims
Gerri Colombe maintained his unbeaten record with a clearcut victory at Limerick.
# Racing
A Plus Tard spearheads De Bromhead squad, Klassical Dream set to face Flooring Porter
Trainer has three entries for Leopardstown highlight.
# decision
Davy Russell announces retirement after Thurles winner
In 2014 he lifted the most coveted trophy in National Hunt racing when winning the Cheltenham Gold Cup.
# Racing
Flooring Porter - The rags to riches story of a Cheltenham winning hero
An unlikely success story is profiled in this year’s Irish Racing Yearbook.
# on and off
Cork card gets the go-ahead but All-Ireland ladies junior club football final postponed
The Irish racing highlight is on, but Newcastle’s all-weather card has been cancelled.
# Off
Punchestown's feature cancelled as racing is hit by weather
Elsewhere, Cheltenham, Doncaster and Hereford were all abandoned due to frozen tracks.
# Racing
Ferny Hollow suffers season-ending injury, Punchestown meeting in doubt
Galopin Des Champs is one of seven declared for the John Durkan Memorial Punchestown Chase but the fixture is in severe doubt.
# Racing
Shock as Honeysuckle's unbeaten run comes to an end at Fairyhouse
20-1 shot Teahupoo won the Hatton’s Grace Hurdle.
# Racing
Noble Yeats wows at Aintree, Facile Vega in cruise control at Fairyhouse
Grand National hero storms to victory in Many Clouds Chase.
# Wrap
De Bromhead and Blackmore perplexed after A Plus Tard's Haydock disappointment
Meanwhile, Constitution Hill did not run at Ascot.
# Racing
Jonbon makes perfect start to life over fences, Constitution Hill good to go for Ascot
Nicky Henderson watched on for the victory at Warwick.
# Racing
Captain Guinness serves up treat for De Bromhead and Blackmore, shock result in Lismullen
Home by The Lee left Lismullen heavyweights in his wake.
# Cheltenham
Ga Law gets up to deny French Dynamite in Paddy Power Gold Cup thriller
Big Cheltenham handicap continues to prove elusive for Irish raiders.
# Racing
Irish jockey Callan given 12-day ban for riding a finish a circuit too soon
‘Yep that was embarrassing…’
# Racing
Cheltenham Festival to remain over four days
Decision made by Jockey Club following lengthy consultation process.
# sponsored by HRI
'None of us expected him to do so well': The group of friends who became racehorse owners
Five couples recently came together to form the Pony Sopranos syndicate and buy Irish Blaze.
# Racing
Aidan O'Brien's Kyprios just denies Stradivarius in Goodwood Cup thriller
Gold Cup hero prevails by a neck from four-timer winner
# Racing
Fairyhouse start again on the agenda for Honeysuckle
Superstar mare likely to return in Hatton’s Grace Hurdle.
# Racing
From Meath to Royal Ascot - 'To be going there with a chance is unbelievable'
Trainer Jack Davison on his star filly Mooneista.
# Racing
This weekend’s Derby to be run in memory of Lester Piggott
Master jockey won the premier Classic at Epsom nine times.
# Al Boum Photo
Chetlenham Gold Cup winner among strong Auteuil team for Mullins
Al Boum Photo joins Klassical Dream, Kemboy and Tornado Flyer.
# too good
Kyprios underlines Gold Cup credentials with impressive Leopardstown win
The Aidan O’Brien-trained four-year-old finished 14 lengths clear in the Saval Beg Levmoss Stakes.
# Racing
Gordon Elliott celebrating 2,000th winner in Britain and Ireland
‘All I care about in life is having winners and I just hope I can keep doing it’.
# the great comeback
Stars align as Punchestown Festival delivers to set up fascinating sequels
Donn McClean reviews last week’s action at the County Kildare racecourse.
# Racing
Klassical Dream hits the right note for Punchestown repeat
Mullins’ eight-year-old holds late charge of Ashdale Bob.
# Call A Day
Robbie Power to retire after racing at Punchestown on Friday
Gold Cup and Grand National-winning rider made announcement after winner on Thursday.
# Racing
Allaho storms to all-the-way Punchestown Gold Cup win
Elsewhere The Nice Guy followed up the Cheltenham triumph.
# Racing
Princess Zoe lands Sagaro Stakes for Tony Mullins
Popular mare hangs on in Ascot thriller.
# Punchestown
Energumene dominates and Capodanno sparkles as Mullins enjoys Grade One double
The hot favourite Bob Olinger disappointed in the Champion Novice Chase
# William Hill
5 horses worth backing at the Punchestown Festival this week
Johnny Ward has made his selections for the finale of the National Hunt season.
# Racing
Clan Des Obeaux and Allaho headline Gold Cup field
Elsewhere Bob Olinger steps up in search of Festival double at Punchestown.
# Milestone
Brian Hughes completes double century with Perth success
He is only the fourth jump jockey to ride 200 winners in a season.
# Racing
Mullins favouring Gold Cup run with Allaho at Punchestown
Dual Ryanair winner likely to step back up in trip.
# Racing
3 tips for Monday's racing at Fairyhouse as the Irish Grand National takes centre stage
Racing journalist Johnny Ward makes his selections, along with odds from William Hill.