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 Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:00:39 +0100 Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:00:39 +0100 Sport News Ainippe relishes step up in trip in Brownstown Recent Godolphin purchase Majestic Queen had to settle for second place as Ainippe came with a rattling late run to win the Irish Stallion Farms EBF Brownstown Stakes at Fairyhouse. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 20:56:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712807-ainippe-relishes-step-up-in-trip-in-brownstown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712807-ainippe-relishes-step-up-in-trip-in-brownstown/ Arc could mark the end for Golden Horn Golden Horn's owner-breeder Anthony Oppenheimer has given the strongest indication so far his champion three-year-old is likely to retire at the end of the season. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 15:00:39 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712798-arc-could-mark-the-end-for-golden-horn/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712798-arc-could-mark-the-end-for-golden-horn/ Nutan saunters to German Derby win Nutan gave trainer Peter Schiergen his fifth Deutsches Derby and jockey Andrasch Stake a seventh with an emphatic success at Hamburg racecourse. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 21:29:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712852-nutan-saunters-to-german-derby-win/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712852-nutan-saunters-to-german-derby-win/ Geraghty out of luck on return Barry Geraghty's return to the saddle saw him finish sixth at Limerick on what was his first mount as the new retained jockey to JP McManus. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 19:54:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712803-geraghty-out-of-luck-on-return/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712803-geraghty-out-of-luck-on-return/ No joy for Weld's Postulation at Belmont Dermot Weld was out of luck in America on Saturday as Postulation could finish only sixth in the Belmont Derby. Sun, 5 Jul 2015 11:46:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712753-belmont/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0705/712753-belmont/ Golden Horn shines in Eclipse Derby hero Golden Horn stretched his unbeaten record to five races with a superb all-the-way victory in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 20:25:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712656-golden-horn-shines-in-eclipse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712656-golden-horn-shines-in-eclipse/ Lady Tiana takes Lancashire Oaks Graham Lee produced Lady Tiana with a perfectly-timed challenge to the bet365 Lancashire Oaks at Haydock. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 15:00:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712647-lady-an-apt-winner-of-lancashire-oaks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712647-lady-an-apt-winner-of-lancashire-oaks/ Fairyhouse preview The Irish Stallion Farms EBF Brownstown Stakes is the feature race at Fairyhouse on Sunday and all eyes will be on recent Godolphin acquisition Majestic Queen. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 15:20:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712651-fairyhouse-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712651-fairyhouse-preview/ Geraghty confirmed for McManus debut at Limerick Barry Geraghty will make his debut as retained jockey to leading owner JP McManus at Limerick on Sunday. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 11:17:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712610-barry-geraghty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0704/712610-barry-geraghty/ Gosden questions Horn price ahead of Eclipse bid John Gosden insists "nothing is a given" as stunning Derby hero Golden Horn tests his powers against the older generation for the first time in Saturday's Coral-Eclipse at Sandown. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:15:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712487-gosden-questions-horn-price-ahead-of-eclipse-bid/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712487-gosden-questions-horn-price-ahead-of-eclipse-bid/ Fahy happy with Queen ahead of Lancashire Oaks Pat Fahy feels Ballybacka Queen has a golden opportunity to clinch a career-best victory in the Bet365 Lancashire Oaks at Haydock on Saturday. Fri, 3 Jul 2015 16:58:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712493-fahy-happy-with-ballybacka-queen-ahead-of/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0703/712493-fahy-happy-with-ballybacka-queen-ahead-of/ Spencer keeps Grey Gatsby ride Jamie Spencer will again partner The Grey Gatsby for his mouth-watering clash with Derby hero Golden Horn in the Coral-Eclipse at Sandown on Saturday. Thu, 2 Jul 2015 15:13:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0702/712223-spencer-keeps-grey-gatsby-ride/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0702/712223-spencer-keeps-grey-gatsby-ride/ Gowran Park and Roscommon set for redevelopment Gowran Park and Roscommon racecourses are set for redevelopment after being awarded grants of over €500,000 under the Horse Racing Ireland Racecourse Capital Development scheme. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 13:44:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711937-gowran-park-and-roscommon-set-for-redevelopment/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711937-gowran-park-and-roscommon-set-for-redevelopment/ Barry Geraghty hoping for weekend return Barry Geraghty remains hopeful of making his debut as retained jockey to leading owner JP McManus this weekend - despite being admitted to hospital with a kidney stone on Tuesday. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 15:38:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711986-geraghty-hoping-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711986-geraghty-hoping-to/ Cradle Mountain peaks at Fairyhouse Cradle Mountain is thriving on his racing and registered career win number two in the Cheaper Tickets Online At fairyhouse.ie Median Auction Race. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 21:51:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/712054-cradle-mountain-peaks-at-fairyhouse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/712054-cradle-mountain-peaks-at-fairyhouse/ Tipperary preview A small but select field goes to post in the Follow TipperaryRaces On Twitter Race, with champion trainer Aidan O'Brien represented by the lightly-raced Father Frost. Wed, 1 Jul 2015 15:06:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711980-tipperary-preview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0701/711980-tipperary-preview/ Paul Nicholls: Kauto Star was everybody's horse Trainer Paul Nicholls has told RTÉ Sport of his sadness at the passing of 16-time Grade One winner Kauto Star, who he said was "so good for National Hunt racing". Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:15:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711768-paul-nicholls-kauto-star-was-everybodys-horse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711768-paul-nicholls-kauto-star-was-everybodys-horse/ Gold Cup legend Kauto Star put down following fall Paul Nicholls hailed Kauto Star as a "once in a lifetime" horse after the dual Cheltenham Gold Cup winner had to be put down due to injuries sustained in a paddock accident. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 19:17:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711642-kauto-star-put-down-following-fall/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711642-kauto-star-put-down-following-fall/ Greatest Days: Kauto Star Kauto Star has been put down after suffering pelvis and neck injuries in a fall in a paddock. What were his most famous days on a racecourse? Tue, 30 Jun 2015 17:17:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711668-career-overview-kauto-star/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711668-career-overview-kauto-star/ Rummaging claims the feature at Gowran Park Rummaging landed the feature race at Gowran Park on Tuesday, the Gowran Festival Of Speed July 11th and 12th Handicap. Tue, 30 Jun 2015 22:10:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711801-rummaging-claims-the-feature-at-gowran-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/racing/2015/0630/711801-rummaging-claims-the-feature-at-gowran-park/