RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport racing http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:21:31 +0100 Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:21:31 +0100 Sport News Order Of St George tops international entry for Oz Order Of St George is one of seven Aidan O'Brien horses among the first nominations for the Emirates Melbourne Cup at Flemington on 1 November. Tue, 30 Aug 2016 13:06:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0830/812835-obrien-nominates-order-of-st-george-for-melbourne/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0830/812835-obrien-nominates-order-of-st-george-for-melbourne/ David Wachman to retire at end of season Classic-winning trainer David Wachman is to retire at the end of the season. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 14:21:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812682-david-wachman-to-retire-at-end-of-season/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812682-david-wachman-to-retire-at-end-of-season/ Intelligence Cross set for Middle Park Intelligence Cross could be bound for the Juddmonte Middle Park Stakes following his convincing victory in the Round Tower Stakes at the Curragh. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 09:34:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812588-intelligence-cross-set-for-middle-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812588-intelligence-cross-set-for-middle-park/ Andrew Lynch sidelined with broken arm Andrew Lynch faces about two months on the sidelines after suffering a fractured right humerus in a fall at Cork on Sunday. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 13:44:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812667-lynch-sidelined-following-arm-break/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812667-lynch-sidelined-following-arm-break/ Endless Drama looks Australia bound Ger Lyons has been left with a feeling of what might have been after he revealed Endless Drama is likely to continue his career in Australia. Mon, 29 Aug 2016 10:29:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812631-endless-drama-looks-australia-bound/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0829/812631-endless-drama-looks-australia-bound/ Sea Wolf stays clear to land Cambridgeshire Sea Wolf came out on top in a typically competitive renewal of the Tote Irish Cambridgeshire at the Curragh. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 17:55:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812514-sea-wolf/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812514-sea-wolf/ Sea of Grace edges Eziyra at the Curragh Sea Of Grace battled back in the dying strides to take Group Three honours in the Flame Of Tara EBF Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:10:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812500-sea-of-grace/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812500-sea-of-grace/ Ruby Walsh back in the saddle for Cork win Ruby Walsh had an armchair ride on his return from a crashing fall on Friday with a facile victory on Bamako Moriviere in the Online Ticket Sales At corkracecourse.ie hurdle. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 18:42:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812497-ruby-walsh-back-in-the-saddle-for-cork-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812497-ruby-walsh-back-in-the-saddle-for-cork-win/ Grade One-winning chaser Rubi Light retired Grade One-winning chaser Rubi Light has been retired, trainer Robbie Hennessy has announced. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 16:05:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812502-rubi-light/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812502-rubi-light/ Weld on weather watch ahead of Champion Stakes Dermot Weld is keeping an eye on conditions at Leopardstown ahead of Harzand's possible return to action in the Qipco Irish Champion Stakes at Leopardstown on 10 September. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 14:11:51 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812487-harzand/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812487-harzand/ Thikriyaat plans on hold after Goodwood setback Plans for Thikriyaat are on hold while the classy three-year-old undergoes tests following his below-par run at Goodwood. Sun, 28 Aug 2016 12:05:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812471-thikriyaat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0828/812471-thikriyaat/ Lightning Spear sparkles in Celebration Mile Lightning Spear snapped a lengthy losing streak as he bounced back to form with an impressive victory in the Doom Bar Celebration Mile at Goodwood. Sat, 27 Aug 2016 18:05:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0827/812380-celebration-mile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0827/812380-celebration-mile/ Ulysses and Foundation to clash at Windsor Two horses that began the year with Classic aspirations clash in the Winter Hill Stakes at Windsor on Saturday evening. Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:31:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0826/812104-winter-hill-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0826/812104-winter-hill-stakes/ Ryan Moore returns to saddle at Newmarket Ryan Moore will return to action with one ride at Newmarket on Friday. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 12:34:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811819-ryan-moore-returns-to-saddle-at-newmarket/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811819-ryan-moore-returns-to-saddle-at-newmarket/ Thikriyaat added to Celebration Mile at Goodwood Thikriyaat has been supplemented for Saturday's Doom Bar Celebration Mile at Goodwood. Thu, 25 Aug 2016 14:57:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811931-celebration-mile/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0825/811931-celebration-mile/ Qemah and Jet Setting on course for Matron Stakes The trainers of Group One winners Qemah and Jett Setting have confirmed that their fillies will both take their chances in what promises to be a strong renewal of the Coolmore Fastnet Rock Matron Stakes at Leopardstown next month. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 11:44:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811605-qemah-and-jet-setting-on-course-for-matron-stakes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811605-qemah-and-jet-setting-on-course-for-matron-stakes/ Creggs Pipes primed for Tipperary test Andrew Slattery is hoping his progressive filly Creggs Pipes can successfully graduate into Pattern company when she lines-up for the Coolmore Stud Fairy Bridge Stakes at Tipperary on Thursday. Wed, 24 Aug 2016 14:08:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811679-creggs-pipes-primed-for-tipperary-test/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0824/811679-creggs-pipes-primed-for-tipperary-test/ Fallon back riding out after depression treatment Kieren Fallon is back riding out in Newmarket after completing the first phase of his treatment for depression. Mon, 22 Aug 2016 14:55:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0822/811030-fallon-back/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0822/811030-fallon-back/ Lady Aurelia lands Prix Morny Lady Aurelia just lasted out the six furlongs as she retained her unbeaten record in the Darley Prix Morny at Deauville. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 23:14:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810840-prix-morny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810840-prix-morny/ Success Days records Royal Whip win at the Curragh Success Days caused a 10-1 upset when making virtually all of the running to land the Kilfrush Stud Royal Whip Stakes at the Curragh. Sun, 21 Aug 2016 16:58:54 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810846-curragh-success-days/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2016/0821/810846-curragh-success-days/